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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 305 305 235
Rank change year-on-year
0 -70
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 323 289 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.59% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.78% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 224 248
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £405 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
38689 37247 31943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.33% 75.52% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 25022 23920 19615
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1115 1123 991
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 May 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 May 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 +28 295 £550 +10.00% 62
South East -13 15 £600 +71.42% 1
South West +13 4 £425 +28.78%
North West -10 4 £488 +2.63%
East of England +8 1 £450 -
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 256 (47.23%) Finance
2 193 (35.61%) Asset Management
3 169 (31.18%) SQL
4 118 (21.77%) Banking
5 91 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (15.50%) SQL Server
7 80 (14.76%) Business Analysis
8 77 (14.21%) Front Office
9 76 (14.02%) Project Management
10 71 (13.10%) Investment Banking
11 64 (11.81%) Markit EDM
12 61 (11.25%) Oracle
13 56 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 55 (10.15%) Fixed Income
15 54 (9.96%) Data Warehouse
16 52 (9.59%) Wealth Management
17 50 (9.23%) Fund Management
18 49 (9.04%) Derivative
19 48 (8.86%) Data Modelling
20 46 (8.49%) Windows
20 46 (8.49%) Migration
21 44 (8.12%) Back Office
22 43 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
23 42 (7.75%) T-SQL
24 41 (7.56%) ETL
25 40 (7.38%) Data Analysis
26 39 (7.20%) thinkFolio
26 39 (7.20%) C#
27 38 (7.01%) Equities
28 37 (6.83%) .NET

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 11 (2.03%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.29%) IIS
3 4 (0.74%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.55%) SAS
4 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.37%) Lync
6 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.18%) CMS
6 1 (0.18%) JBoss
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.95%) MS Visio
3 15 (2.77%) MS Office
4 10 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.85%) MS Project
5 3 (0.55%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
6 1 (0.18%) Casewise Modeler
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 64 (11.81%) Markit EDM
2 39 (7.20%) thinkFolio
3 11 (2.03%) LatentZero
3 11 (2.03%) SimCorp Dimension
4 10 (1.85%) Eagle PACE
5 9 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (1.29%) Sentinel
7 6 (1.11%) SAP CO
7 6 (1.11%) Tesseract
7 6 (1.11%) Minerva
7 6 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (1.11%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.37%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.37%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.37%) HiPortfolio
11 1 (0.18%) LongView
11 1 (0.18%) Global One
11 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.18%) Lucidchart
2 1 (0.18%) Boomi
2 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.18%) Heroku
2 1 (0.18%) Force.com
2 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.40%) Firewall
2 6 (1.11%) LAN
3 5 (0.92%) FTP
3 5 (0.92%) WAN
4 4 (0.74%) LDAP
4 4 (0.74%) Internet
5 3 (0.55%) Wireless
5 3 (0.55%) VPN
5 3 (0.55%) DNS
6 2 (0.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (0.37%) Network Security
6 2 (0.37%) HTTP
6 2 (0.37%) Intranet
7 1 (0.18%) MGCP
7 1 (0.18%) H.323
7 1 (0.18%) DMZ
7 1 (0.18%) CTI
7 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 54 (9.96%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (1.85%) DTS
8 9 (1.66%) Essbase
9 8 (1.48%) OLTP
10 5 (0.92%) Big Data
11 4 (0.74%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.37%) WebFOCUS
13 2 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.37%) DataStage
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 16 (2.95%) JIRA
2 7 (1.29%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.11%) SoapUI
3 6 (1.11%) Toad
4 5 (0.92%) Subversion
5 4 (0.74%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.74%) Zephyr
6 3 (0.55%) NUnit
7 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (0.37%) Moq
7 2 (0.37%) MSTest
7 2 (0.37%) ERwin
8 1 (0.18%) PeopleTools
8 1 (0.18%) Maven
8 1 (0.18%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
General
1 256 (47.23%) Finance
2 118 (21.77%) Banking
3 77 (14.21%) Front Office
4 71 (13.10%) Investment Banking
5 44 (8.12%) Back Office
6 20 (3.69%) Legal
7 15 (2.77%) Marketing
8 14 (2.58%) Retail
9 7 (1.29%) Advertising
9 7 (1.29%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.11%) Private Banking
11 5 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.55%) Law
14 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.18%) Publishing
14 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.18%) French Language
14 1 (0.18%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 274 (50.55%) Analyst
2 164 (30.26%) Business Analyst
3 82 (15.13%) Developer
4 64 (11.81%) Project Manager
5 40 (7.38%) Data Analyst
6 31 (5.72%) Applications Support
7 30 (5.54%) Architect
8 28 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
9 25 (4.61%) Support Analyst
10 19 (3.51%) Test Analyst
11 17 (3.14%) Data Architect
11 17 (3.14%) C# Developer
12 16 (2.95%) Senior Business Analyst
13 13 (2.40%) Financial Business Analyst
14 12 (2.21%) Applications Support Analyst
15 11 (2.03%) Financial Services Business Analyst
16 10 (1.85%) Security Analyst
16 10 (1.85%) Senior Developer
16 10 (1.85%) Programme Manager
17 9 (1.66%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.83%) .NET
2 29 (5.35%) XML
3 20 (3.69%) Middleware
4 15 (2.77%) Web Services
4 15 (2.77%) WCF
5 12 (2.21%) HTML
6 10 (1.85%) WPF
7 8 (1.48%) HTML5
7 8 (1.48%) XML Schema
8 6 (1.11%) REST
8 6 (1.11%) CSS
8 6 (1.11%) SOAP
8 6 (1.11%) MSMQ
9 5 (0.92%) XSLT
9 5 (0.92%) JSON
10 4 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (0.74%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.55%) WinForms
11 3 (0.55%) Swing
11 3 (0.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.15%) Fixed Income
2 49 (9.04%) Derivative
3 43 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (7.01%) Equities
5 36 (6.64%) Hedge funds
6 21 (3.87%) Management Information System
7 19 (3.51%) Data Integration
8 14 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (2.40%) Data Structures
9 13 (2.40%) Reference Data
10 10 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.66%) User Experience
12 7 (1.29%) Data Centre
13 6 (1.11%) Computer Science
14 4 (0.74%) Statistics
14 4 (0.74%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.74%) Thin Client
15 3 (0.55%) AS400
15 3 (0.55%) PMI
15 3 (0.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 46 (8.49%) Windows
2 22 (4.06%) Linux
3 19 (3.51%) UNIX
4 8 (1.48%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.48%) Solaris
5 6 (1.11%) AIX
6 5 (0.92%) Windows 8
6 5 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (35.61%) Asset Management
2 91 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (14.76%) Business Analysis
4 76 (14.02%) Project Management
5 56 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (9.59%) Wealth Management
7 50 (9.23%) Fund Management
8 48 (8.86%) Data Modelling
9 46 (8.49%) Migration
10 41 (7.56%) ETL
11 40 (7.38%) Data Analysis
12 34 (6.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 34 (6.27%) ITIL
13 30 (5.54%) Data Management
14 28 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (4.80%) Change Management
16 24 (4.43%) PRINCE2
16 24 (4.43%) Data Migration
17 22 (4.06%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (4.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 169 (31.18%) SQL
2 42 (7.75%) T-SQL
3 39 (7.20%) C#
4 21 (3.87%) Java
5 13 (2.40%) VBA
6 12 (2.21%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.85%) PL/SQL
8 9 (1.66%) C++
9 8 (1.48%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.29%) Python
10 7 (1.29%) VBScript
11 6 (1.11%) C
12 5 (0.92%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.74%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.37%) Scala
14 2 (0.37%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.37%) Perl
15 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.18%) PeopleCode
15 1 (0.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (6.46%) Degree
2 12 (2.21%) ISEB
3 6 (1.11%) CISSP
3 6 (1.11%) CIMA
3 6 (1.11%) ACCA
4 4 (0.74%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.55%) CISA
5 3 (0.55%) CISM
5 3 (0.55%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.37%) CFA
6 2 (0.37%) CCIE
7 1 (0.18%) GIAC
7 1 (0.18%) PMP
7 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.18%) CCNA
7 1 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.14%) QA
2 8 (1.48%) Solvency II
3 7 (1.29%) MiFID
4 5 (0.92%) GAAP
5 4 (0.74%) EMIR
5 4 (0.74%) SLA
6 3 (0.55%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.55%) COBIT
6 3 (0.55%) FATCA
7 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.37%) UCITS
7 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.18%) AIFMD
System Software
1 18 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (0.74%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.74%) vSphere
5 3 (0.55%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.55%) XenApp
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.18%) Docker
6 1 (0.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (2.58%) SCCM
2 13 (2.40%) Control-M
3 8 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.92%) SCOM
5 3 (0.55%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.18%) Nagios
7 1 (0.18%) Ansible
7 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 61 (11.25%) Oracle
2 36 (6.64%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.27%) Charles River
4 20 (3.69%) Bloomberg
5 18 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (3.14%) Citrix
6 17 (3.14%) Reuters
7 12 (2.21%) VMware
7 12 (2.21%) Informatica
8 11 (2.03%) Hyperion
8 11 (2.03%) Business Objects
8 11 (2.03%) SimCorp
9 9 (1.66%) SAP
10 7 (1.29%) Adobe
11 6 (1.11%) Vermilion
11 6 (1.11%) Sybase
11 6 (1.11%) Cisco
11 6 (1.11%) HP
12 5 (0.92%) CheckPoint
12 5 (0.92%) Blue Coat
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