The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 57 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 9 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.20% 1.16% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.58% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £408 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.56% +12.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £15.00
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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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
588 442 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.61% 73.42% 71.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 216 310
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.19 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.17% -62.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Investment Management across the Glasgow region.

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Investment Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Management across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Wealth Management
3 4 (40.00%) Front Office
4 3 (30.00%) Charles River
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Market Making
5 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (20.00%) Equities
5 2 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Sybase
5 2 (20.00%) DB2

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Front Office
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Charles River Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) J2SE
1 2 (20.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (20.00%) Equities
1 2 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Wealth Management
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Market Making
3 2 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Charles River
2 2 (20.00%) Sybase