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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 324 322 248
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -74
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 295 281 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.56% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.74% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 228 253
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £343 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £625 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £86.25 - £15.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £83.25 - £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.25 - £16.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
38727 37841 32389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.63% 75.25% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24549 23975 19814
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1098 1003
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 266 £550 +10.00% 79
South East -7 13 £600 +71.42% 1
North West -14 7 £450 -13.25%
South West +6 4 £425 +28.78% 2
East of England +17 1 £450 -5.26% 1
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 218 (43.17%) Finance
2 180 (35.64%) Asset Management
3 163 (32.28%) SQL
4 113 (22.38%) Banking
5 85 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (16.44%) SQL Server
7 69 (13.66%) Front Office
8 67 (13.27%) Project Management
9 66 (13.07%) Investment Banking
9 66 (13.07%) Business Analysis
10 65 (12.87%) Oracle
11 62 (12.28%) Markit EDM
12 59 (11.68%) Fund Management
13 54 (10.69%) Fixed Income
14 51 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
15 48 (9.50%) Derivative
16 47 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
17 46 (9.11%) Windows
18 44 (8.71%) Wealth Management
19 43 (8.51%) .NET
19 43 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
20 42 (8.32%) ETL
20 42 (8.32%) Back Office
21 41 (8.12%) C#
22 38 (7.52%) Data Modelling
22 38 (7.52%) Hedge funds
23 37 (7.33%) Migration
23 37 (7.33%) thinkFolio
23 37 (7.33%) User Acceptance Testing
23 37 (7.33%) Degree

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.19%) IIS
2 6 (1.19%) WebSphere
3 4 (0.79%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.59%) CMS
4 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.40%) SAS
5 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.20%) JBoss
6 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.20%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.20%) Lync
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 35 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.37%) MS Office
3 16 (3.17%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.18%) MS Project
5 3 (0.59%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.20%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 62 (12.28%) Markit EDM
2 37 (7.33%) thinkFolio
3 10 (1.98%) LatentZero
3 10 (1.98%) SimCorp Dimension
3 10 (1.98%) Eagle PACE
4 6 (1.19%) Sentinel
5 5 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.99%) Tesseract
5 5 (0.99%) Minerva
6 4 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.40%) HiPortfolio
8 2 (0.40%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.20%) MultiFonds
9 1 (0.20%) RMDS
9 1 (0.20%) HFM
9 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.99%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Boomi
2 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.20%) Lucidchart
2 1 (0.20%) Force.com
2 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.38%) Firewall
2 5 (0.99%) LAN
2 5 (0.99%) WAN
2 5 (0.99%) FTP
2 5 (0.99%) Internet
3 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.59%) VPN
4 2 (0.40%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.40%) HTTP
4 2 (0.40%) DNS
4 2 (0.40%) Intranet
4 2 (0.40%) LDAP
4 2 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.20%) Network Security
5 1 (0.20%) SSH
5 1 (0.20%) CTI
5 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.20%) SNMP
5 1 (0.20%) VoIP
5 1 (0.20%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 51 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.77%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (1.78%) Essbase
9 5 (0.99%) DTS
9 5 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.99%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.99%) Big Data
10 4 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.59%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (0.40%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (3.17%) JIRA
2 7 (1.39%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.39%) Toad
3 6 (1.19%) SoapUI
4 5 (0.99%) Subversion
5 4 (0.79%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.79%) Zephyr
6 3 (0.59%) NUnit
6 3 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (0.40%) Moq
7 2 (0.40%) MSTest
7 2 (0.40%) ERwin
7 2 (0.40%) PeopleTools
8 1 (0.20%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.20%) Maven
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 218 (43.17%) Finance
2 113 (22.38%) Banking
3 69 (13.66%) Front Office
4 66 (13.07%) Investment Banking
5 42 (8.32%) Back Office
6 11 (2.18%) Marketing
6 11 (2.18%) Retail
7 7 (1.39%) Legal
7 7 (1.39%) Advertising
8 6 (1.19%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.99%) Private Banking
10 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.59%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.20%) International Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 252 (49.90%) Analyst
2 147 (29.11%) Business Analyst
3 77 (15.25%) Developer
4 61 (12.08%) Project Manager
5 32 (6.34%) Applications Support
6 29 (5.74%) Data Analyst
7 25 (4.95%) Architect
8 24 (4.75%) Senior Analyst
9 23 (4.55%) Support Analyst
10 20 (3.96%) Test Analyst
11 16 (3.17%) C# Developer
12 13 (2.57%) Applications Support Analyst
12 13 (2.57%) Senior Business Analyst
12 13 (2.57%) Data Architect
13 12 (2.38%) Consultant
14 11 (2.18%) Enterprise Architect
14 11 (2.18%) Security Analyst
15 10 (1.98%) Senior Developer
16 9 (1.78%) Business Manager
16 9 (1.78%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (8.51%) .NET
2 26 (5.15%) XML
3 21 (4.16%) WCF
4 14 (2.77%) Middleware
5 10 (1.98%) HTML
5 10 (1.98%) WPF
6 6 (1.19%) REST
6 6 (1.19%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.19%) CSS
6 6 (1.19%) SOAP
6 6 (1.19%) MSMQ
7 5 (0.99%) JSON
7 5 (0.99%) XSLT
7 5 (0.99%) XML Schema
8 4 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (0.79%) Web Services
9 3 (0.59%) WinForms
9 3 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.40%) Autofac
10 2 (0.40%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.69%) Fixed Income
2 48 (9.50%) Derivative
3 43 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (7.52%) Hedge funds
5 35 (6.93%) Equities
6 22 (4.36%) Management Information System
7 16 (3.17%) Data Integration
8 15 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (2.38%) Reference Data
10 11 (2.18%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.78%) User Experience
12 5 (0.99%) Computer Science
12 5 (0.99%) Open Source
13 4 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.79%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.79%) Statistics
13 4 (0.79%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.79%) Credit Risk
14 3 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (0.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 46 (9.11%) Windows
2 24 (4.75%) Linux
3 23 (4.55%) UNIX
4 8 (1.58%) Solaris
5 7 (1.39%) AIX
6 6 (1.19%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.99%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.59%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (35.64%) Asset Management
2 85 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (13.27%) Project Management
4 66 (13.07%) Business Analysis
5 59 (11.68%) Fund Management
6 47 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 44 (8.71%) Wealth Management
8 42 (8.32%) ETL
9 38 (7.52%) Data Modelling
10 37 (7.33%) Migration
10 37 (7.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 34 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (6.53%) Data Analysis
13 29 (5.74%) ITIL
14 26 (5.15%) Data Management
15 25 (4.95%) PRINCE2
16 21 (4.16%) Risk Management
17 20 (3.96%) Workflow
18 18 (3.56%) Data Migration
19 17 (3.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 163 (32.28%) SQL
2 41 (8.12%) C#
3 34 (6.73%) T-SQL
4 18 (3.56%) Java
5 15 (2.97%) VBA
6 10 (1.98%) C++
6 10 (1.98%) PL/SQL
7 9 (1.78%) JavaScript
8 8 (1.58%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.58%) C
8 8 (1.58%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.39%) VBScript
10 6 (1.19%) Perl
10 6 (1.19%) Python
11 4 (0.79%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.79%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.59%) VB
13 2 (0.40%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.40%) PeopleCode
14 1 (0.20%) Korn
Qualifications
1 37 (7.33%) Degree
2 9 (1.78%) ISEB
3 6 (1.19%) CIMA
3 6 (1.19%) ACCA
4 5 (0.99%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.99%) CISSP
5 4 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.59%) CISA
6 3 (0.59%) CISM
7 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.40%) CCIE
7 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.40%) CFA
8 1 (0.20%) GCIA
8 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.20%) CCNA
8 1 (0.20%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.76%) QA
2 8 (1.58%) Solvency II
3 7 (1.39%) MiFID
4 5 (0.99%) GAAP
5 4 (0.79%) EMIR
5 4 (0.79%) UCITS
5 4 (0.79%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.59%) COBIT
6 3 (0.59%) FATCA
7 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.40%) SLA
7 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.20%) AIFMD
System Software
1 16 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (0.79%) vSphere
4 4 (0.79%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.40%) XenApp
5 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.20%) Docker
6 1 (0.20%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (3.17%) Control-M
2 8 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.58%) SCCM
3 4 (0.79%) SCOM
4 3 (0.59%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.20%) Nagios
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.20%) Ansible
5 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 65 (12.87%) Oracle
2 33 (6.53%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.53%) Charles River
3 22 (4.36%) Bloomberg
4 20 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (2.77%) Reuters
6 12 (2.38%) VMware
6 12 (2.38%) Informatica
6 12 (2.38%) Citrix
7 11 (2.18%) Hyperion
8 10 (1.98%) SimCorp
9 8 (1.58%) Business Objects
10 7 (1.39%) Cisco
11 6 (1.19%) Vermilion
11 6 (1.19%) HP
11 6 (1.19%) Sybase
12 5 (0.99%) Polycom
12 5 (0.99%) SAP
12 5 (0.99%) CheckPoint
13 4 (0.79%) ServiceNow
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