The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 314 287 250
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -37
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 313 329 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.67% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.88% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 250 249
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £400 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
Investment Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39551 37200 33391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.31% 75.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26015 23704 20533
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1046 1117 1018
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Investment Management across the England region.

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Investment Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Management across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Investment Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the England region.

Investment Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Investment Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 299 £550 - 72
South East -20 12 £550 +10.00% 1
East of England 0 1 £538 -
South West - 1 £425 - 1
Investment Management
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Investment Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Management.

1 262 (45.72%) Finance
2 216 (37.70%) Asset Management
3 167 (29.14%) SQL
4 134 (23.39%) Banking
5 95 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (15.71%) Project Management
7 87 (15.18%) Front Office
8 85 (14.83%) Business Analysis
9 77 (13.44%) Investment Banking
10 75 (13.09%) SQL Server
11 66 (11.52%) Oracle
12 65 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 61 (10.65%) Fund Management
14 55 (9.60%) Derivative
14 55 (9.60%) Wealth Management
14 55 (9.60%) Markit EDM
15 53 (9.25%) Data Warehouse
16 52 (9.08%) Fixed Income
17 48 (8.38%) Migration
18 46 (8.03%) Data Modelling
18 46 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
19 45 (7.85%) Microsoft
19 45 (7.85%) Back Office
20 41 (7.16%) Equities
21 39 (6.81%) ITIL
22 38 (6.63%) Windows
23 37 (6.46%) MS Excel
23 37 (6.46%) thinkFolio
23 37 (6.46%) Hedge funds
24 36 (6.28%) Data Analysis

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Investment Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.40%) IIS
3 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.52%) SAS
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.35%) Lync
5 2 (0.35%) Confluence
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.17%) JBoss
6 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.17%) CMS
6 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 37 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.97%) MS Visio
3 16 (2.79%) MS Office
3 16 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.57%) MS Project
5 3 (0.52%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
6 1 (0.17%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 55 (9.60%) Markit EDM
2 37 (6.46%) thinkFolio
3 11 (1.92%) SimCorp Dimension
3 11 (1.92%) LatentZero
4 10 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (1.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (1.40%) SAP FI
5 8 (1.40%) SAP CO
6 7 (1.22%) Sentinel
6 7 (1.22%) Eagle PACE
7 6 (1.05%) Tesseract
7 6 (1.05%) Minerva
8 4 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.35%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.35%) Global One
10 2 (0.35%) HiPortfolio
10 2 (0.35%) SAP HR
11 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 1 (0.17%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.40%) SaaS
2 3 (0.52%) Force.com
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.17%) Heroku
3 1 (0.17%) Lucidchart
3 1 (0.17%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.40%) Firewall
2 6 (1.05%) LDAP
2 6 (1.05%) LAN
3 4 (0.70%) WAN
3 4 (0.70%) VPN
3 4 (0.70%) DNS
3 4 (0.70%) Wireless
3 4 (0.70%) Internet
4 2 (0.35%) HTTP
4 2 (0.35%) SNMP
4 2 (0.35%) VoIP
4 2 (0.35%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (0.35%) DMZ
4 2 (0.35%) Intranet
5 1 (0.17%) CTI
5 1 (0.17%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.17%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.17%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (13.09%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.25%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (1.75%) DTS
7 9 (1.57%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.57%) Essbase
8 8 (1.40%) OLTP
9 6 (1.05%) Big Data
10 4 (0.70%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.52%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.35%) DataStage
12 2 (0.35%) WebFOCUS
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (3.32%) JIRA
2 6 (1.05%) SoapUI
3 5 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.70%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.70%) Zephyr
5 3 (0.52%) Ant
5 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.52%) NUnit
6 2 (0.35%) ERwin
6 2 (0.35%) MSTest
6 2 (0.35%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.35%) Moq
6 2 (0.35%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.17%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.17%) JMeter
7 1 (0.17%) Subversion
7 1 (0.17%) Maven
General
1 262 (45.72%) Finance
2 134 (23.39%) Banking
3 87 (15.18%) Front Office
4 77 (13.44%) Investment Banking
5 45 (7.85%) Back Office
6 21 (3.66%) Legal
7 18 (3.14%) Retail
8 15 (2.62%) Marketing
9 8 (1.40%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.05%) Advertising
10 6 (1.05%) Private Banking
11 5 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.70%) Law
12 4 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.35%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) International Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 270 (47.12%) Analyst
2 162 (28.27%) Business Analyst
3 91 (15.88%) Developer
4 88 (15.36%) Project Manager
5 41 (7.16%) Data Analyst
6 31 (5.41%) Architect
7 29 (5.06%) Support Analyst
8 27 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
9 23 (4.01%) Applications Support
10 18 (3.14%) C# Developer
11 17 (2.97%) Senior Business Analyst
12 16 (2.79%) Test Analyst
12 16 (2.79%) Programme Manager
12 16 (2.79%) Data Architect
13 13 (2.27%) Applications Support Analyst
14 11 (1.92%) Financial Business Analyst
14 11 (1.92%) Financial Services Business Analyst
15 10 (1.75%) IT Project Manager
15 10 (1.75%) Project Analyst
15 10 (1.75%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.93%) .NET
2 22 (3.84%) XML
3 16 (2.79%) Web Services
3 16 (2.79%) WCF
4 13 (2.27%) WPF
4 13 (2.27%) Middleware
5 12 (2.09%) HTML
6 8 (1.40%) XML Schema
6 8 (1.40%) HTML5
7 6 (1.05%) REST
7 6 (1.05%) MSMQ
7 6 (1.05%) CSS
7 6 (1.05%) SOAP
8 5 (0.87%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.87%) JSON
8 5 (0.87%) LINQ
9 4 (0.70%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.70%) WinForms
9 4 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.60%) Derivative
2 52 (9.08%) Fixed Income
3 46 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (7.16%) Equities
5 37 (6.46%) Hedge funds
6 18 (3.14%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.97%) Data Integration
8 16 (2.79%) Data Structures
9 13 (2.27%) Reference Data
10 12 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.57%) User Experience
13 7 (1.22%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.87%) Data Conversion
14 5 (0.87%) Computer Science
15 4 (0.70%) Statistics
15 4 (0.70%) Market Risk
15 4 (0.70%) Visualisation
16 3 (0.52%) Equity Derivative
16 3 (0.52%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.63%) Windows
2 17 (2.97%) Linux
3 11 (1.92%) UNIX
4 9 (1.57%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.87%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.87%) Windows 8
7 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.35%) Solaris
8 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (37.70%) Asset Management
2 95 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (15.71%) Project Management
4 85 (14.83%) Business Analysis
5 65 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (10.65%) Fund Management
7 55 (9.60%) Wealth Management
8 48 (8.38%) Migration
9 46 (8.03%) Data Modelling
10 39 (6.81%) ITIL
11 36 (6.28%) Data Analysis
12 35 (6.11%) ETL
13 34 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
14 30 (5.24%) Risk Management
14 30 (5.24%) Data Management
15 27 (4.71%) Workflow
15 27 (4.71%) Change Management
15 27 (4.71%) Data Migration
16 26 (4.54%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (4.01%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 167 (29.14%) SQL
2 35 (6.11%) C#
3 32 (5.58%) T-SQL
4 24 (4.19%) Java
5 13 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 12 (2.09%) VBA
7 9 (1.57%) C++
8 8 (1.40%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.05%) Python
10 5 (0.87%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.70%) C
11 4 (0.70%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.52%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.35%) Scala
14 1 (0.17%) VBScript
14 1 (0.17%) PeopleCode
14 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.17%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.17%) Perl
14 1 (0.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (5.06%) Degree
2 11 (1.92%) ISEB
3 6 (1.05%) CISSP
3 6 (1.05%) ACCA
3 6 (1.05%) CIMA
4 4 (0.70%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.52%) CISA
5 3 (0.52%) CISM
5 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.35%) PMP
6 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.35%) CFA
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) CCSA
7 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.17%) IIBA
7 1 (0.17%) CBAP
7 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.14%) QA
2 10 (1.75%) MiFID
3 9 (1.57%) Solvency II
4 6 (1.05%) EMIR
5 5 (0.87%) GAAP
6 4 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.52%) FATCA
7 3 (0.52%) COBIT
8 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.35%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.35%) SLA
8 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.35%) UCITS
9 1 (0.17%) AIFMD
System Software
1 18 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.70%) XenApp
4 3 (0.52%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) UAG
6 1 (0.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (2.44%) SCCM
2 11 (1.92%) Control-M
3 7 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.87%) SCOM
5 2 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.17%) Ansible
6 1 (0.17%) Nagios
6 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 66 (11.52%) Oracle
2 45 (7.85%) Microsoft
3 34 (5.93%) Charles River
4 21 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (3.49%) Reuters
6 18 (3.14%) Citrix
7 17 (2.97%) Bloomberg
8 13 (2.27%) Business Objects
9 12 (2.09%) Informatica
10 11 (1.92%) SimCorp
10 11 (1.92%) VMware
11 10 (1.75%) Hyperion
11 10 (1.75%) SAP
12 9 (1.57%) Adobe
13 8 (1.40%) HP
14 7 (1.22%) Sybase
15 6 (1.05%) IBM
16 4 (0.70%) Cisco
16 4 (0.70%) Fidessa
16 4 (0.70%) TIBCO
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Volt
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago