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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 55 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 3 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.48% 1.45% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.79% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate £130 £475 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.63% +6.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
Investment Management
Scotland

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
482 613 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 76.87% 80.87% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 374 227
Average daily rate £338 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.60% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.77 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Wealth Management
3 9 (69.23%) Investment Banking
3 9 (69.23%) Banking
4 8 (61.54%) Private Banking
4 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (30.77%) E-Discovery
5 4 (30.77%) Process Improvement
5 4 (30.77%) MS Office
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Data Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
7 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Data Mart
7 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
7 2 (15.38%) Fund Accounting
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Asset Management

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
1 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Hi Portfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) Data Mart
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 9 (69.23%) Investment Banking
3 8 (61.54%) Private Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Communications Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Contract for Difference
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Equities
2 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Wealth Management
2 4 (30.77%) E-Discovery
2 4 (30.77%) Process Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP