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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 359 301 254
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -47
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 209 262 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.60% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.80% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 204 245
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £318 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £175.00 £15.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1066.66% -57.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £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
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 January 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 January 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 -32 182 £525 +5.00% 82
South East -8 19 £475 -9.52% 5
East of England 0 3 £430 -
North West -9 3 £400 -40.74% 1
West Midlands +3 2 £575 +64.28% 1
South West - - - - 1
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 226 (42.64%) Finance
2 170 (32.08%) Asset Management
3 144 (27.17%) SQL
4 110 (20.75%) Banking
5 93 (17.55%) Project Management
6 89 (16.79%) SQL Server
7 79 (14.91%) Front Office
8 74 (13.96%) Fund Management
9 69 (13.02%) Oracle
10 64 (12.08%) Windows
11 60 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
12 59 (11.13%) Business Analysis
12 59 (11.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 49 (9.25%) Migration
14 47 (8.87%) .NET
15 46 (8.68%) C#
15 46 (8.68%) Wealth Management
15 46 (8.68%) Investment Banking
16 45 (8.49%) Markit EDM
17 43 (8.11%) thinkFolio
18 42 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
19 41 (7.74%) User Acceptance Testing
20 39 (7.36%) Degree
20 39 (7.36%) MS Excel
20 39 (7.36%) CRM
20 39 (7.36%) Fixed Income
21 38 (7.17%) Charles River
21 38 (7.17%) Microsoft
22 35 (6.60%) XML
22 35 (6.60%) Back Office

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.32%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.13%) IIS
4 6 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.57%) JBoss
5 3 (0.57%) CMS
5 3 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.19%) Confluence
7 1 (0.19%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.19%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.19%) SAS
7 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.19%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.09%) MS Office
3 13 (2.45%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.89%) MS Project
5 8 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (8.49%) Markit EDM
2 21 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.32%) SAP PS
4 6 (1.13%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 5 (0.94%) Eagle PACE
5 5 (0.94%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.57%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.57%) HFM
7 3 (0.57%) SimCorp Dimension
7 3 (0.57%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.38%) RMDS
9 1 (0.19%) SunGard APT
9 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.19%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.13%) SaaS
2 3 (0.57%) Force.com
3 1 (0.19%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.77%) Firewall
2 12 (2.26%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.89%) LAN
4 9 (1.70%) WAN
5 8 (1.51%) Intranet
5 8 (1.51%) DNS
6 7 (1.32%) Internet
7 6 (1.13%) Network Security
8 5 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.94%) DHCP
8 5 (0.94%) LDAP
9 4 (0.75%) FTP
9 4 (0.75%) VPN
9 4 (0.75%) SAN
10 3 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (0.38%) WLAN
11 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.38%) VLAN
11 2 (0.38%) SSH
11 2 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.09%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (3.02%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (0.94%) MS Access
8 4 (0.75%) Essbase
8 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.57%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.57%) MySQL
10 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.38%) OLAP
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (2.45%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.51%) JIRA
3 8 (1.51%) Maven
4 7 (1.32%) Toad
5 6 (1.13%) JUnit
6 4 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (0.75%) Subversion
6 4 (0.75%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.19%) ProtoShare
8 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.19%) PeopleTools
General
1 226 (42.64%) Finance
2 110 (20.75%) Banking
3 79 (14.91%) Front Office
4 46 (8.68%) Investment Banking
5 35 (6.60%) Back Office
6 21 (3.96%) Retail
7 13 (2.45%) Financial Institution
8 11 (2.08%) Marketing
9 9 (1.70%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.75%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.75%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.57%) Legal
12 2 (0.38%) Advertising
12 2 (0.38%) Publishing
12 2 (0.38%) International Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Billing
13 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 224 (42.26%) Analyst
2 113 (21.32%) Business Analyst
3 92 (17.36%) Project Manager
4 70 (13.21%) Developer
5 39 (7.36%) Applications Support
6 27 (5.09%) Support Analyst
6 27 (5.09%) Architect
7 26 (4.91%) Consultant
8 19 (3.58%) Test Analyst
8 19 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (3.40%) Data Analyst
10 15 (2.83%) Applications Support Analyst
10 15 (2.83%) Senior Manager
11 14 (2.64%) Senior Project Manager
12 12 (2.26%) Technical Architect
12 12 (2.26%) Security Analyst
13 10 (1.89%) Programme Manager
13 10 (1.89%) Java Developer
13 10 (1.89%) Business Manager
14 9 (1.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.87%) .NET
2 35 (6.60%) XML
3 14 (2.64%) Middleware
4 12 (2.26%) HTML
4 12 (2.26%) WPF
5 11 (2.08%) jQuery
5 11 (2.08%) Web Services
6 9 (1.70%) WCF
7 8 (1.51%) SOAP
7 8 (1.51%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.51%) Spring
8 7 (1.32%) Dapper ORM
8 7 (1.32%) AutoMapper
8 7 (1.32%) Caliburn.Micro
9 6 (1.13%) XSD
9 6 (1.13%) J2EE
9 6 (1.13%) Spring MVC
9 6 (1.13%) JSON
9 6 (1.13%) Kendo UI
9 6 (1.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.36%) Fixed Income
3 32 (6.04%) Hedge funds
4 30 (5.66%) Derivative
5 20 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (3.77%) User Experience
6 19 (3.58%) Equities
7 12 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.70%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.70%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.51%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.13%) Replication
10 6 (1.13%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.13%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.13%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (0.94%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.94%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.75%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.75%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.08%) Windows
2 32 (6.04%) UNIX
3 29 (5.47%) Linux
4 14 (2.64%) Windows 7
5 10 (1.89%) Solaris
6 9 (1.70%) AIX
7 7 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.32%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.75%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.19%) Android
12 1 (0.19%) HPUX
12 1 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (32.08%) Asset Management
2 93 (17.55%) Project Management
3 74 (13.96%) Fund Management
4 60 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (11.13%) Business Analysis
5 59 (11.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (9.25%) Migration
7 46 (8.68%) Wealth Management
8 41 (7.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 39 (7.36%) CRM
10 33 (6.23%) PRINCE2
11 32 (6.04%) ITIL
12 29 (5.47%) Data Analysis
13 27 (5.09%) Data Migration
14 26 (4.91%) Data Modelling
15 25 (4.72%) Risk Management
16 23 (4.34%) ETL
16 23 (4.34%) Data Management
17 22 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (3.96%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 144 (27.17%) SQL
2 46 (8.68%) C#
3 28 (5.28%) T-SQL
4 24 (4.53%) Java
5 20 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 18 (3.40%) VBA
7 17 (3.21%) PL/SQL
8 13 (2.45%) C
9 11 (2.08%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.89%) C++
10 10 (1.89%) VBScript
11 9 (1.70%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.51%) PHP
12 8 (1.51%) Ruby
13 7 (1.32%) Perl
14 6 (1.13%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.94%) Python
16 4 (0.75%) VB
16 4 (0.75%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 39 (7.36%) Degree
2 7 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.13%) CISSP
3 6 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
3 6 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (0.94%) GCIA
4 5 (0.94%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.94%) ISEB
4 5 (0.94%) GIAC
5 4 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.57%) MCSE
7 2 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.38%) MCSA
7 2 (0.38%) CCIE
7 2 (0.38%) CNA
7 2 (0.38%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.40%) QA
2 11 (2.08%) MiFID
3 7 (1.32%) Solvency II
3 7 (1.32%) EMIR
3 7 (1.32%) UCITS
4 5 (0.94%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.57%) AIFMD
5 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.57%) SLA
6 2 (0.38%) COBIT
6 2 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.19%) WAI
7 1 (0.19%) GAAP
System Software
1 21 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.51%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (0.75%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.75%) vSphere
5 1 (0.19%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (2.83%) Control-M
2 12 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.51%) SCCM
4 4 (0.75%) SCDPM
5 3 (0.57%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.38%) Puppet
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.19%) SCOM
7 1 (0.19%) OpenView
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 69 (13.02%) Oracle
2 43 (8.11%) thinkFolio
3 38 (7.17%) Charles River
3 38 (7.17%) Microsoft
4 26 (4.91%) Bloomberg
5 17 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.64%) Citrix
7 12 (2.26%) SAP
7 12 (2.26%) VMware
8 11 (2.08%) HP
8 11 (2.08%) CheckPoint
9 9 (1.70%) Reuters
10 8 (1.51%) Sybase
10 8 (1.51%) Cisco
10 8 (1.51%) Informatica
10 8 (1.51%) Yardi
11 7 (1.32%) Blue Coat
11 7 (1.32%) Telerik
11 7 (1.32%) Business Objects
11 7 (1.32%) Red Hat
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