The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 281 251 252
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 321 351 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.76% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.03% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 261 300
Average daily rate
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£550 £490 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% -10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -45.83%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36762 34066 37577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.31% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23222 21113 22094
Average daily rate £406 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1080 1002 1362
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.03 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Investment Management
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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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 +14 302 £550 +12.53% 69
South East -38 12 £525 +2.43% 7
North West -2 4 £300 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire +3 2 £356 -28.75%
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 284 (47.57%) Finance
2 221 (37.02%) Asset Management
3 175 (29.31%) SQL
4 129 (21.61%) Banking
5 102 (17.09%) Fund Management
6 94 (15.75%) Front Office
7 92 (15.41%) SQL Server
8 91 (15.24%) Business Analysis
9 74 (12.40%) Project Management
10 66 (11.06%) Fixed Income
10 66 (11.06%) Microsoft
11 64 (10.72%) Charles River
12 63 (10.55%) Wealth Management
13 58 (9.72%) Investment Banking
13 58 (9.72%) MS Excel
14 56 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 53 (8.88%) Windows
15 53 (8.88%) Oracle
16 49 (8.21%) C#
16 49 (8.21%) Markit EDM
17 46 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
18 43 (7.20%) Migration
18 43 (7.20%) Derivative
19 42 (7.04%) .NET
20 41 (6.87%) VBA
20 41 (6.87%) Data Analysis
21 39 (6.53%) Data Modelling
21 39 (6.53%) Back Office
22 38 (6.37%) Java
23 37 (6.20%) Data Management

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 20 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.01%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.68%) WebLogic
4 9 (1.51%) Confluence
5 6 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.67%) Lync
7 3 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.50%) CMS
8 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.34%) WordPress
8 2 (0.34%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.34%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.17%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 58 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.69%) MS Office
3 12 (2.01%) MS Project
4 10 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.17%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 49 (8.21%) Markit EDM
2 24 (4.02%) LatentZero
3 11 (1.84%) Sentinel
4 6 (1.01%) Minerva
5 4 (0.67%) PolarLake
5 4 (0.67%) LongView
5 4 (0.67%) Front Arena
5 4 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.50%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.34%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.34%) Tesseract
7 2 (0.34%) SimCorp Dimension
8 1 (0.17%) SAP PLM
8 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.17%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.84%) Firewall
2 10 (1.68%) Internet
3 8 (1.34%) Intranet
4 6 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (0.67%) HTTP
6 4 (0.67%) DNS
7 3 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.34%) Network Security
8 2 (0.34%) DMZ
8 2 (0.34%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.34%) BGP
8 2 (0.34%) DHCP
8 2 (0.34%) LAN
8 2 (0.34%) WAN
8 2 (0.34%) SMTP
9 1 (0.17%) SSH
9 1 (0.17%) FTP
9 1 (0.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (15.41%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (1.68%) QlikView
8 8 (1.34%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.34%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.34%) MS Access
9 7 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.01%) DTS
10 6 (1.01%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.84%) PowerCenter
11 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (0.67%) BusinessObjects XI
12 4 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.67%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 12 (2.01%) JIRA
2 10 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.68%) JUnit
2 10 (1.68%) Subversion
3 8 (1.34%) Maven
4 4 (0.67%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.67%) Selenium
5 3 (0.50%) NUnit
5 3 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (0.50%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.34%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (0.34%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.34%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.34%) Toad
7 1 (0.17%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.17%) Ant
7 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 284 (47.57%) Finance
2 129 (21.61%) Banking
3 94 (15.75%) Front Office
4 58 (9.72%) Investment Banking
5 39 (6.53%) Back Office
6 27 (4.52%) Retail
7 26 (4.36%) Financial Institution
8 15 (2.51%) Private Banking
9 12 (2.01%) Legal
10 6 (1.01%) Marketing
11 5 (0.84%) Advertising
12 4 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.50%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.34%) Billing
14 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.17%) Local Government
15 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 282 (47.24%) Analyst
2 172 (28.81%) Business Analyst
3 123 (20.60%) Developer
4 75 (12.56%) Project Manager
5 28 (4.69%) Data Analyst
6 27 (4.52%) Support Analyst
7 23 (3.85%) Applications Support
7 23 (3.85%) Architect
8 22 (3.69%) Test Analyst
8 22 (3.69%) Senior Analyst
9 20 (3.35%) SQL Developer
10 18 (3.02%) Consultant
11 17 (2.85%) Senior Manager
12 16 (2.68%) Business Manager
13 14 (2.35%) Analyst Developer
13 14 (2.35%) C# Developer
13 14 (2.35%) Applications Support Analyst
14 13 (2.18%) Senior Business Analyst
15 11 (1.84%) Java Developer
16 9 (1.51%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (7.04%) .NET
2 28 (4.69%) XML
3 19 (3.18%) Web Services
4 11 (1.84%) Swing
5 9 (1.51%) EJB
5 9 (1.51%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.34%) EJB 3.0
6 8 (1.34%) Middleware
6 8 (1.34%) HTML
7 7 (1.17%) WPF
7 7 (1.17%) Java EE
7 7 (1.17%) JDO
7 7 (1.17%) CSS
7 7 (1.17%) JPA
8 6 (1.01%) HTML5
8 6 (1.01%) WSDL
9 5 (0.84%) JMS
9 5 (0.84%) Hibernate
10 4 (0.67%) ADO.NET
10 4 (0.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.06%) Fixed Income
2 43 (7.20%) Derivative
3 33 (5.53%) Equities
4 19 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (2.01%) Hedge funds
7 10 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.68%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.51%) Reference Data
9 8 (1.34%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.01%) SWIFT
11 5 (0.84%) PMI
12 4 (0.67%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.67%) Clustering
13 3 (0.50%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.50%) AS400
14 2 (0.34%) iPad
14 2 (0.34%) iSeries
14 2 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.88%) Windows
2 33 (5.53%) UNIX
3 14 (2.35%) Linux
4 9 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.34%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (37.02%) Asset Management
2 102 (17.09%) Fund Management
3 91 (15.24%) Business Analysis
4 74 (12.40%) Project Management
5 63 (10.55%) Wealth Management
6 56 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 46 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (7.20%) Migration
9 41 (6.87%) Data Analysis
10 39 (6.53%) Data Modelling
11 37 (6.20%) Data Management
12 32 (5.36%) Portfolio Management
13 29 (4.86%) ETL
13 29 (4.86%) Change Management
14 28 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (4.52%) Risk Management
16 26 (4.36%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (4.19%) ITIL
18 24 (4.02%) Test Scripting
19 23 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 175 (29.31%) SQL
2 49 (8.21%) C#
3 41 (6.87%) VBA
4 38 (6.37%) Java
5 28 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 13 (2.18%) C
7 11 (1.84%) Shell Script
8 10 (1.68%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.51%) C++
10 8 (1.34%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.17%) JavaScript
12 6 (1.01%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.84%) Python
13 5 (0.84%) XAML
14 4 (0.67%) VB
15 3 (0.50%) VBScript
16 2 (0.34%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.34%) Perl
16 2 (0.34%) PHP
16 2 (0.34%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 33 (5.53%) Degree
2 10 (1.68%) ISEB
3 6 (1.01%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.67%) CCA
5 4 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (0.67%) CCNP
6 3 (0.50%) CCIE
6 3 (0.50%) MCSE
7 2 (0.34%) VCP5
7 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.34%) CISA
7 2 (0.34%) MCP
7 2 (0.34%) MCSD
7 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.34%) CISSP
7 2 (0.34%) CCNA
7 2 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.34%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.19%) QA
2 10 (1.68%) AIFMD
3 8 (1.34%) EMIR
3 8 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.67%) FATCA
5 3 (0.50%) COBIT
5 3 (0.50%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.34%) Basel II
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) SLA
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.17%) Basel III
System Software
1 21 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.84%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.34%) XenApp
5 1 (0.17%) Squid
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.17%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (1.17%) SCCM
2 6 (1.01%) ITRS Geneos
2 6 (1.01%) SCOM
3 4 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.34%) Control-M
5 2 (0.34%) WMI
6 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 66 (11.06%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.72%) Charles River
3 53 (8.88%) Oracle
4 35 (5.86%) thinkFolio
5 31 (5.19%) Sybase
6 20 (3.35%) Informatica
7 16 (2.68%) Bloomberg
8 15 (2.51%) Business Objects
8 15 (2.51%) VMware
9 14 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (2.35%) HP
10 12 (2.01%) JBoss
10 12 (2.01%) Cisco
10 12 (2.01%) Sophis
11 9 (1.51%) Citrix
11 9 (1.51%) SAP
11 9 (1.51%) Avaloq
12 8 (1.34%) NetApp
12 8 (1.34%) Calypso
13 6 (1.01%) BI-SAM
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