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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 347 320 319
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 300 322 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.65% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.82% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 239 216
Median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £425 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Investment Management
UK

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
40513 39097 37433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.31% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27151 25186 24001
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 905 1113 1137
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -0.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Investment Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -53 221 £550 - 92
South East +36 58 £475 -20.83% 3
East of England +20 9 £475 +5.55%
South West -7 6 - -
North West -21 5 £400 -17.94% 1
East Midlands - 1 £525 -
Investment Management
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 284 (49.48%) Finance
2 234 (40.77%) Asset Management
3 141 (24.56%) Banking
4 114 (19.86%) SQL
5 103 (17.94%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (17.42%) Project Management
7 86 (14.98%) Front Office
8 82 (14.29%) Wealth Management
9 75 (13.07%) SQL Server
10 72 (12.54%) Business Analysis
11 63 (10.98%) C#
12 62 (10.80%) Microsoft
13 56 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 53 (9.23%) Bloomberg
14 53 (9.23%) Investment Banking
15 49 (8.54%) MS Excel
15 49 (8.54%) SDLC
16 48 (8.36%) .NET
17 47 (8.19%) Back Office
17 47 (8.19%) Change Management
18 43 (7.49%) Charles River
19 42 (7.32%) Fund Management
20 41 (7.14%) Degree
21 39 (6.79%) Oracle
22 37 (6.45%) PRINCE2
22 37 (6.45%) Migration
22 37 (6.45%) Derivative
22 37 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
23 35 (6.10%) Fixed Income
24 34 (5.92%) Windows

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (2.61%) Confluence
1 15 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.74%) IIS
3 7 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (1.22%) OpenStack
4 5 (0.87%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.70%) MQSeries
6 3 (0.52%) SAS
6 3 (0.52%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.35%) CMS
7 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.83%) MS Office
3 17 (2.96%) MS Project
4 16 (2.79%) MS Visio
5 12 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (3.31%) thinkFolio
2 18 (3.14%) Markit EDM
3 8 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.39%) Hi Portfolio
4 4 (0.70%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.52%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (0.52%) Salerio
6 2 (0.35%) Beauchamp
6 2 (0.35%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.35%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.17%) Minerva
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.05%) Heroku
4 5 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.87%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (0.87%) PaaS
5 3 (0.52%) Office 365
6 2 (0.35%) Force.com
7 1 (0.17%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.39%) Firewall
2 7 (1.22%) Kerberos
3 6 (1.05%) LDAP
3 6 (1.05%) SSL
4 5 (0.87%) DNS
4 5 (0.87%) Internet
4 5 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.87%) VPN
5 4 (0.70%) SNMP
6 3 (0.52%) FTP
6 3 (0.52%) HTTP
6 3 (0.52%) SSH
6 3 (0.52%) WAN
7 2 (0.35%) DMZ
7 2 (0.35%) Intranet
7 2 (0.35%) LAN
7 2 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.17%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.17%) VLAN
8 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (4.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (1.57%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.87%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.87%) Big Data
10 5 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.87%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.87%) HBase
10 5 (0.87%) OLTP
10 5 (0.87%) QlikView
10 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.70%) KNIME
Development Applications
1 21 (3.66%) JIRA
2 16 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.09%) TeamCity
4 10 (1.74%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.74%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.57%) NUnit
6 8 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.22%) MSTest
8 6 (1.05%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.70%) Moq
11 3 (0.52%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.52%) Subversion
12 2 (0.35%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.35%) NCrunch
12 2 (0.35%) NuGet
12 2 (0.35%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (0.35%) StyleCop
12 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 284 (49.48%) Finance
2 141 (24.56%) Banking
3 86 (14.98%) Front Office
4 53 (9.23%) Investment Banking
5 47 (8.19%) Back Office
6 22 (3.83%) Marketing
7 19 (3.31%) Advertising
8 17 (2.96%) Retail
9 9 (1.57%) Legal
10 8 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.39%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (0.87%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.35%) Games
13 2 (0.35%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) International Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (38.68%) Analyst
2 146 (25.44%) Business Analyst
3 105 (18.29%) Project Manager
4 89 (15.51%) Developer
5 42 (7.32%) Asset Management Analyst
6 36 (6.27%) Consultant
7 34 (5.92%) C# Developer
8 32 (5.57%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 29 (5.05%) Support Analyst
10 28 (4.88%) Investment Management Business Analyst
11 26 (4.53%) .NET Developer
11 26 (4.53%) Data Analyst
12 24 (4.18%) Financial Analyst
12 24 (4.18%) IT Manager
13 23 (4.01%) C# .NET Developer
13 23 (4.01%) IT Project Manager
14 20 (3.48%) Architect
14 20 (3.48%) Report Analyst
15 19 (3.31%) Senior Manager
15 19 (3.31%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.36%) .NET
2 33 (5.75%) XML
3 22 (3.83%) ASP.NET
4 19 (3.31%) Web Services
5 14 (2.44%) .NET Framework
5 14 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (2.09%) HTML
7 10 (1.74%) Entity Framework
7 10 (1.74%) FpML
7 10 (1.74%) WCF
8 9 (1.57%) WPF
9 8 (1.39%) AngularJS
9 8 (1.39%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (1.22%) Middleware
11 6 (1.05%) CSS
11 6 (1.05%) HTML5
11 6 (1.05%) WinForms
12 5 (0.87%) ADO.NET
12 5 (0.87%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 37 (6.45%) Derivative
2 35 (6.10%) Fixed Income
3 26 (4.53%) Equities
4 19 (3.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.92%) Hedge funds
5 11 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.74%) Reference Data
7 9 (1.57%) PKI
8 8 (1.39%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.39%) PMI
8 8 (1.39%) User Experience
9 7 (1.22%) Fintech
10 6 (1.05%) OTC Derivatives
10 6 (1.05%) SWIFT
11 4 (0.70%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.52%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (5.92%) Windows
2 21 (3.66%) Linux
3 20 (3.48%) Unix
4 12 (2.09%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.22%) AIX
5 7 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.05%) Solaris
6 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.52%) SUSE
9 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (40.77%) Asset Management
2 103 (17.94%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (17.42%) Project Management
4 82 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 72 (12.54%) Business Analysis
6 56 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (8.54%) SDLC
8 47 (8.19%) Change Management
9 42 (7.32%) Fund Management
10 37 (6.45%) Migration
10 37 (6.45%) PRINCE2
11 31 (5.40%) Waterfall
12 29 (5.05%) Data Analysis
12 29 (5.05%) Data Management
13 27 (4.70%) Scrum
14 26 (4.53%) GAP Analysis
14 26 (4.53%) User Acceptance Testing
15 25 (4.36%) Fund Accounting
16 24 (4.18%) Data Modelling
17 23 (4.01%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (19.86%) SQL
2 63 (10.98%) C#
3 30 (5.23%) Java
4 22 (3.83%) VBA
5 18 (3.14%) T-SQL
6 17 (2.96%) PowerShell
7 15 (2.61%) Perl
8 12 (2.09%) Python
9 11 (1.92%) VB
10 10 (1.74%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.74%) MATLAB
11 8 (1.39%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.39%) XAML
12 7 (1.22%) Go
12 7 (1.22%) Ruby
13 6 (1.05%) C
13 6 (1.05%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.05%) VBScript
14 5 (0.87%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (7.14%) Degree
2 27 (4.70%) PMI Certification
2 27 (4.70%) PMP
3 14 (2.44%) ISEB
4 11 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (1.05%) PgMP
6 5 (0.87%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.70%) CIPD
7 4 (0.70%) MBA
8 2 (0.35%) ACCA
8 2 (0.35%) CCNP
8 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.35%) CISSP
8 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.35%) MCSD
8 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.17%) CCA
9 1 (0.17%) CCNA
9 1 (0.17%) CISM
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.83%) MiFID
2 20 (3.48%) QA
3 15 (2.61%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.57%) FATCA
4 9 (1.57%) Solvency II
5 7 (1.22%) ISO20022
5 7 (1.22%) UCITS
6 6 (1.05%) EMIR
7 4 (0.70%) AIFMD
7 4 (0.70%) SLA
8 2 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.35%) SDET
8 2 (0.35%) SEPA
9 1 (0.17%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.17%) SAS 70
System Software
1 10 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.22%) vSphere
3 6 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.70%) BitLocker
4 4 (0.70%) Docker
4 4 (0.70%) XenApp
4 4 (0.70%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.35%) NFS
6 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.17%) HDFS
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (1.22%) Control-M
2 6 (1.05%) SCCM
3 4 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.52%) SCOM
4 3 (0.52%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.35%) Icinga
5 2 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.35%) logstash
5 2 (0.35%) Nagios
5 2 (0.35%) Puppet
6 1 (0.17%) Foglight
6 1 (0.17%) Netcool
6 1 (0.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (10.80%) Microsoft
2 53 (9.23%) Bloomberg
3 43 (7.49%) Charles River
4 39 (6.79%) Oracle
5 25 (4.36%) Reuters
6 13 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (2.26%) SimCorp
6 13 (2.26%) Vermilion
7 11 (1.92%) FactSet
8 9 (1.57%) Citrix
8 9 (1.57%) Tableau
9 8 (1.39%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.39%) HP
9 8 (1.39%) SAP
9 8 (1.39%) VMware
10 7 (1.22%) Informatica
10 7 (1.22%) Sybase
11 6 (1.05%) Ab Initio
12 5 (0.87%) iManage
12 5 (0.87%) New Relic
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