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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 324 310 276
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -34
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 307 308 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.61% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.80% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 226 263
Average daily rate
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£538 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £510
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
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
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +6 288 £550 - 84
South East -18 15 £519 -1.19% 3
East of England +4 2 £538 +34.37%
Yorkshire -30 1 £400 +12.28%
North West -33 1 - - 1
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 301 (48.08%) Finance
2 246 (39.30%) Asset Management
3 165 (26.36%) SQL
4 151 (24.12%) Banking
5 130 (20.77%) Project Management
6 112 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (14.06%) Investment Banking
8 87 (13.90%) Front Office
9 77 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 76 (12.14%) Business Analysis
11 70 (11.18%) SQL Server
12 64 (10.22%) Wealth Management
13 60 (9.58%) Fund Management
14 59 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
15 58 (9.27%) Oracle
16 57 (9.11%) Fixed Income
17 52 (8.31%) Derivative
18 50 (7.99%) Data Warehouse
19 45 (7.19%) Migration
20 42 (6.71%) Microsoft
20 42 (6.71%) Markit EDM
21 40 (6.39%) Windows
21 40 (6.39%) Equities
22 38 (6.07%) ITIL
23 37 (5.91%) PRINCE2
23 37 (5.91%) Charles River
23 37 (5.91%) Data Analysis
24 36 (5.75%) thinkFolio
24 36 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
24 36 (5.75%) Data Modelling

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.96%) IIS
2 6 (0.96%) Confluence
3 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.48%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.32%) Lync
5 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.32%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.32%) SAS
6 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.16%) CMS
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.16%) JBoss
6 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.16%) Node.js
6 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (5.27%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.19%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (2.88%) MS Office
4 9 (1.44%) MS Project
5 4 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.48%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 42 (6.71%) Markit EDM
2 36 (5.75%) thinkFolio
3 11 (1.76%) SimCorp Dimension
3 11 (1.76%) LatentZero
4 10 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (1.60%) SAP BPC
5 9 (1.44%) Eagle PACE
6 8 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (1.28%) SAP FI
6 8 (1.28%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.96%) Sentinel
8 5 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.64%) Tesseract
9 4 (0.64%) Minerva
10 3 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.32%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.32%) Global One
11 2 (0.32%) SAP HR
12 1 (0.16%) PolarLake
12 1 (0.16%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.96%) SaaS
2 3 (0.48%) Force.com
3 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Heroku
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.72%) Firewall
2 9 (1.44%) Wireless
2 9 (1.44%) LAN
3 8 (1.28%) BIG-IP
4 7 (1.12%) WAN
4 7 (1.12%) VPN
5 6 (0.96%) DMZ
6 5 (0.80%) Internet
6 5 (0.80%) MPLS
6 5 (0.80%) OSPF
6 5 (0.80%) BGP
6 5 (0.80%) VRRP
6 5 (0.80%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.80%) LDAP
6 5 (0.80%) IPsec
6 5 (0.80%) HSRP
6 5 (0.80%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (0.80%) Software-Defined Networking
6 5 (0.80%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (0.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.99%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.28%) Big Data
7 8 (1.28%) Essbase
7 8 (1.28%) DTS
7 8 (1.28%) OLTP
8 7 (1.12%) SAP BW
8 7 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (0.96%) QlikView
9 6 (0.96%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.80%) MySQL
10 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.48%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 25 (3.99%) JIRA
2 7 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.96%) SoapUI
4 4 (0.64%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.64%) Zephyr
4 4 (0.64%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.48%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.48%) Ant
5 3 (0.48%) Subversion
6 2 (0.32%) NUnit
6 2 (0.32%) ERwin
6 2 (0.32%) MSTest
6 2 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.32%) Moq
6 2 (0.32%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.16%) Selenium
7 1 (0.16%) Mocha
7 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.16%) JMeter
General
1 301 (48.08%) Finance
2 151 (24.12%) Banking
3 88 (14.06%) Investment Banking
4 87 (13.90%) Front Office
5 33 (5.27%) Back Office
6 23 (3.67%) Legal
7 19 (3.04%) Marketing
8 17 (2.72%) Retail
9 14 (2.24%) Advertising
10 7 (1.12%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.12%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (0.80%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.64%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 289 (46.17%) Analyst
2 170 (27.16%) Business Analyst
3 107 (17.09%) Project Manager
4 96 (15.34%) Developer
5 46 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
6 36 (5.75%) Data Analyst
7 35 (5.59%) Senior Business Analyst
8 32 (5.11%) Support Analyst
9 27 (4.31%) Architect
10 19 (3.04%) Programme Manager
10 19 (3.04%) Consultant
11 18 (2.88%) Test Analyst
12 16 (2.56%) C# Developer
13 15 (2.40%) Applications Support
14 14 (2.24%) Data Architect
15 13 (2.08%) SAP Manager
16 12 (1.92%) Applications Support Analyst
16 12 (1.92%) SAP Project Manager
17 10 (1.60%) Desktop Support Analyst
17 10 (1.60%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (5.59%) .NET
2 22 (3.51%) XML
3 16 (2.56%) Middleware
3 16 (2.56%) WCF
4 15 (2.40%) HTML
5 14 (2.24%) Web Services
6 12 (1.92%) WPF
7 9 (1.44%) HTML5
7 9 (1.44%) XML Schema
8 7 (1.12%) SOAP
8 7 (1.12%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.96%) MSMQ
9 6 (0.96%) XMPP
10 5 (0.80%) JSON
10 5 (0.80%) LINQ
10 5 (0.80%) jQuery
10 5 (0.80%) REST
10 5 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (0.80%) 802.1X
11 4 (0.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (9.11%) Fixed Income
3 52 (8.31%) Derivative
4 40 (6.39%) Equities
5 33 (5.27%) Hedge funds
6 26 (4.15%) Management Information System
7 20 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (2.72%) Reference Data
9 15 (2.40%) Data Structures
10 14 (2.24%) User Experience
11 11 (1.76%) Data Integration
12 10 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.28%) Data Centre
13 8 (1.28%) PMI
14 7 (1.12%) Data Conversion
15 6 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
16 5 (0.80%) Market Risk
16 5 (0.80%) Computer Science
17 4 (0.64%) SWIFT
18 3 (0.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (6.39%) Windows
2 20 (3.19%) Linux
3 13 (2.08%) UNIX
4 12 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 11 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.64%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.64%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.32%) Solaris
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) SUSE
9 1 (0.16%) CentOS
9 1 (0.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (39.30%) Asset Management
2 130 (20.77%) Project Management
3 112 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 76 (12.14%) Business Analysis
6 64 (10.22%) Wealth Management
7 60 (9.58%) Fund Management
8 45 (7.19%) Migration
9 38 (6.07%) ITIL
10 37 (5.91%) PRINCE2
10 37 (5.91%) Data Analysis
11 36 (5.75%) Data Modelling
11 36 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (5.59%) Scrum
13 32 (5.11%) ETL
13 32 (5.11%) Change Management
14 31 (4.95%) Risk Management
14 31 (4.95%) Data Management
15 30 (4.79%) Portfolio Management
16 29 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 165 (26.36%) SQL
2 35 (5.59%) C#
3 29 (4.63%) Java
4 26 (4.15%) T-SQL
5 18 (2.88%) VBA
6 16 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 12 (1.92%) PL/SQL
8 8 (1.28%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.12%) C++
10 5 (0.80%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.80%) Python
10 5 (0.80%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.64%) PHP
12 3 (0.48%) C
12 3 (0.48%) Perl
12 3 (0.48%) VB
12 3 (0.48%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.32%) Scala
13 2 (0.32%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (4.79%) Degree
2 10 (1.60%) PMI Certification
2 10 (1.60%) ISEB
3 9 (1.44%) CISSP
4 7 (1.12%) CISM
4 7 (1.12%) CIMA
4 7 (1.12%) ACCA
5 6 (0.96%) CCSA
6 5 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.48%) PMP
7 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.32%) CISA
9 1 (0.16%) PhD
9 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.16%) IIBA
9 1 (0.16%) CBAP
9 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.16%) CEH
9 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.11%) QA
2 17 (2.72%) Solvency II
3 13 (2.08%) MiFID
4 9 (1.44%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.28%) EMIR
6 5 (0.80%) AIFMD
6 5 (0.80%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.64%) GAAP
7 4 (0.64%) FATCA
8 2 (0.32%) UCITS
8 2 (0.32%) SLA
9 1 (0.16%) Basel II
9 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.16%) Basel III
System Software
1 17 (2.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.48%) XenApp
4 2 (0.32%) Docker
4 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (1.92%) SCCM
2 8 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.96%) Nagios
3 6 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (0.64%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (0.64%) SCOM
5 3 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.48%) Control-M
6 2 (0.32%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.32%) Puppet
6 2 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.32%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.16%) Netcool
7 1 (0.16%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.16%) Ansible
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
7 1 (0.16%) Icinga
Vendors
1 58 (9.27%) Oracle
2 42 (6.71%) Microsoft
3 37 (5.91%) Charles River
4 24 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (3.51%) Bloomberg
6 21 (3.35%) SAP
7 20 (3.19%) Reuters
8 15 (2.40%) Citrix
9 14 (2.24%) Informatica
10 13 (2.08%) SimCorp
11 11 (1.76%) HP
11 11 (1.76%) Cisco
12 10 (1.60%) Adobe
12 10 (1.60%) VMware
13 9 (1.44%) IBM
14 8 (1.28%) Fidessa
14 8 (1.28%) Hyperion
14 8 (1.28%) CheckPoint
14 8 (1.28%) Tableau
15 6 (0.96%) Vermilion
London
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Rate: £550.00 - £620.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £675 - £725 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £295 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £650 - £750 per day + extensions
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
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