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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 366 271 302
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +31
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 222 334 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.71% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.96% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 252 176
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -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
36864 34787 31986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.80% 74.29% 72.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24516 21800 19146
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1032 1076 1341
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -48 197 £525 +5.00% 33
South East -56 13 £450 -14.28% 5
East of England -10 3 £430 -29.79%
South West - 3 £400 - 1
West Midlands -7 2 £575 +102.64%
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Investment Management
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 231 (42.31%) Finance
2 181 (33.15%) Asset Management
3 144 (26.37%) SQL
4 99 (18.13%) Banking
5 91 (16.67%) Project Management
6 89 (16.30%) SQL Server
7 79 (14.47%) Fund Management
8 73 (13.37%) Windows
9 72 (13.19%) Front Office
10 60 (10.99%) Oracle
11 57 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 56 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
14 52 (9.52%) .NET
14 52 (9.52%) C#
15 50 (9.16%) Business Analysis
16 47 (8.61%) Migration
17 46 (8.42%) Wealth Management
18 45 (8.24%) Investment Banking
19 43 (7.88%) Microsoft
20 41 (7.51%) CRM
20 41 (7.51%) Markit EDM
20 41 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
21 40 (7.33%) MS Excel
22 37 (6.78%) Charles River
22 37 (6.78%) Degree
23 36 (6.59%) XML
23 36 (6.59%) thinkFolio
24 34 (6.23%) UNIX
25 31 (5.68%) ITIL

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 21 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.01%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.65%) WebSphere
3 9 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.10%) Confluence
5 5 (0.92%) IIS
6 4 (0.73%) JBoss
7 3 (0.55%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.55%) CMS
7 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.37%) Lync
8 2 (0.37%) Apache
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 40 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.13%) MS Office
3 10 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.28%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 41 (7.51%) Markit EDM
2 21 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.65%) SAP PS
4 8 (1.47%) LatentZero
5 6 (1.10%) Sentinel
5 6 (1.10%) Eagle PACE
5 6 (1.10%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 4 (0.73%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.73%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.73%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.55%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.37%) HFM
8 2 (0.37%) RMDS
8 2 (0.37%) SunGard APT
9 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.18%) CA Clarity
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.10%) SaaS
2 3 (0.55%) Force.com
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.03%) Firewall
2 15 (2.75%) TCP/IP
3 13 (2.38%) Internet
4 11 (2.01%) Intranet
5 10 (1.83%) DNS
6 8 (1.47%) LAN
7 7 (1.28%) WAN
8 6 (1.10%) Network Security
9 5 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (0.92%) LDAP
9 5 (0.92%) DHCP
9 5 (0.92%) VPN
10 4 (0.73%) FTP
10 4 (0.73%) SAN
11 3 (0.55%) SSH
11 3 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.37%) tcpdump
12 2 (0.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.10%) MS Access
8 5 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.73%) MySQL
10 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.55%) Essbase
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.37%) Big Data
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.37%) QlikView
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (2.20%) JIRA
3 11 (2.01%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.83%) Maven
5 7 (1.28%) JUnit
5 7 (1.28%) Toad
6 5 (0.92%) Subversion
7 4 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (0.73%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.37%) Selenium
8 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (0.37%) NUnit
9 1 (0.18%) PeopleTools
9 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.18%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.18%) ProtoShare
9 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 231 (42.31%) Finance
2 99 (18.13%) Banking
3 72 (13.19%) Front Office
4 45 (8.24%) Investment Banking
5 30 (5.49%) Back Office
6 25 (4.58%) Retail
7 18 (3.30%) Financial Institution
8 11 (2.01%) Marketing
9 10 (1.83%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.73%) Legal
10 4 (0.73%) Advertising
11 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.55%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Billing
13 1 (0.18%) International Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Publishing
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 226 (41.39%) Analyst
2 111 (20.33%) Business Analyst
3 91 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 76 (13.92%) Developer
5 35 (6.41%) Architect
6 32 (5.86%) Applications Support
7 30 (5.49%) Consultant
8 27 (4.95%) Support Analyst
9 25 (4.58%) Test Analyst
10 23 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
11 18 (3.30%) Senior Manager
12 14 (2.56%) Technical Architect
12 14 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
12 14 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
12 14 (2.56%) Business Manager
13 12 (2.20%) Infrastructure Architect
13 12 (2.20%) Security Analyst
14 11 (2.01%) Data Analyst
15 10 (1.83%) SQL Developer
15 10 (1.83%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.52%) .NET
2 36 (6.59%) XML
3 15 (2.75%) HTML
4 14 (2.56%) Middleware
4 14 (2.56%) jQuery
5 13 (2.38%) WPF
6 12 (2.20%) Web Services
7 10 (1.83%) ASP.NET
8 9 (1.65%) WCF
9 8 (1.47%) J2EE
9 8 (1.47%) SOAP
9 8 (1.47%) Spring
9 8 (1.47%) Caliburn.Micro
9 8 (1.47%) AutoMapper
9 8 (1.47%) Dapper ORM
10 7 (1.28%) Kendo UI
10 7 (1.28%) XSD
11 6 (1.10%) Spring MVC
11 6 (1.10%) JSON
11 6 (1.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.49%) Fixed Income
3 26 (4.76%) Derivative
4 24 (4.40%) Hedge funds
5 22 (4.03%) Equities
6 20 (3.66%) User Experience
7 18 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (2.38%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.47%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.47%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
10 6 (1.10%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.10%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.10%) Replication
11 5 (0.92%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.73%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.73%) iPad
12 4 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.55%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 73 (13.37%) Windows
2 34 (6.23%) UNIX
3 28 (5.13%) Linux
4 14 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.01%) Solaris
6 10 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.65%) AIX
8 8 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.10%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.92%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.18%) Android
13 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.18%) SUSE
13 1 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (33.15%) Asset Management
2 91 (16.67%) Project Management
3 79 (14.47%) Fund Management
4 57 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 50 (9.16%) Business Analysis
8 47 (8.61%) Migration
9 46 (8.42%) Wealth Management
10 41 (7.51%) CRM
11 31 (5.68%) ITIL
12 29 (5.31%) PRINCE2
13 25 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (4.58%) Data Migration
14 24 (4.40%) Data Management
15 22 (4.03%) Data Analysis
16 20 (3.66%) Change Management
16 20 (3.66%) GAP Analysis
16 20 (3.66%) Risk Management
17 19 (3.48%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (26.37%) SQL
2 52 (9.52%) C#
3 29 (5.31%) Java
4 27 (4.95%) T-SQL
5 25 (4.58%) VBA
6 22 (4.03%) JavaScript
7 19 (3.48%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.01%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.65%) VBScript
9 9 (1.65%) C
9 9 (1.65%) C++
9 9 (1.65%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.47%) Ruby
10 8 (1.47%) Perl
10 8 (1.47%) PHP
11 7 (1.28%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.92%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.92%) VB
13 4 (0.73%) Python
14 3 (0.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 37 (6.78%) Degree
2 9 (1.65%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.10%) CISSP
4 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.10%) MCSE
4 6 (1.10%) ISEB
4 6 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
4 6 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.92%) GIAC
5 5 (0.92%) GCIA
6 4 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.55%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.37%) VCP5
8 2 (0.37%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.37%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.40%) QA
2 8 (1.47%) MiFID
3 7 (1.28%) UCITS
4 6 (1.10%) EMIR
5 5 (0.92%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.92%) AIFMD
5 5 (0.92%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.55%) COBIT
7 2 (0.37%) SLA
7 2 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.18%) WAI
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 25 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.01%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.37%) vSphere
4 2 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.18%) Squid
5 1 (0.18%) UAG
5 1 (0.18%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (2.93%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.83%) SCCM
3 9 (1.65%) Control-M
4 5 (0.92%) SCOM
5 4 (0.73%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.55%) DatAdvantage
7 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.37%) Puppet
7 2 (0.37%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.18%) OpenView
8 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 60 (10.99%) Oracle
2 43 (7.88%) Microsoft
3 37 (6.78%) Charles River
4 36 (6.59%) thinkFolio
5 26 (4.76%) Bloomberg
6 17 (3.11%) HP
7 16 (2.93%) SAP
7 16 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (2.56%) Citrix
9 13 (2.38%) CheckPoint
10 12 (2.20%) VMware
11 11 (2.01%) Informatica
11 11 (2.01%) Sybase
12 9 (1.65%) Business Objects
12 9 (1.65%) Cisco
13 8 (1.47%) Red Hat
13 8 (1.47%) Telerik
13 8 (1.47%) Vermilion
14 7 (1.28%) Blue Coat
14 7 (1.28%) Yardi
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 450-550 Per Day
Posted: 9 days ago
South East England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
South East England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Henley on Thames + London
Required IT
Rate: £400-500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago