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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 52 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 19 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.18% 0.43% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 0.58% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 4
Average daily rate
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£388 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
706 518 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.06% 74.53% 72.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 297 371
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 £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 5 5
Average hourly rate £31.70 £21.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.95% +127.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (72.73%) Finance
2 17 (51.52%) Wealth Management
3 16 (48.48%) Banking
4 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 9 (27.27%) Charles River
5 9 (27.27%) OO
5 9 (27.27%) Java
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (24.24%) Sybase
6 8 (24.24%) OOD
7 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
7 7 (21.21%) J2SE
7 7 (21.21%) JMS
7 7 (21.21%) DB2
7 7 (21.21%) JUnit
7 7 (21.21%) UNIX
7 7 (21.21%) Linux
7 7 (21.21%) Spring
7 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
8 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) Fixed Income
9 5 (15.15%) Equities
9 5 (15.15%) Front Office
10 4 (12.12%) Scala
10 4 (12.12%) Big Data
10 4 (12.12%) Workflow
10 4 (12.12%) Legal

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Project
1 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
1 7 (21.21%) DB2
1 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) JUnit
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) NUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (72.73%) Finance
2 16 (48.48%) Banking
3 11 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 5 (15.15%) Front Office
5 4 (12.12%) Legal
6 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Analyst
2 14 (42.42%) Business Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Project Manager
5 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Business Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Programme Planner
8 1 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Risk Officer
8 1 (3.03%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) J2SE
1 7 (21.21%) JMS
1 7 (21.21%) Spring
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) XSLT
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.03%) WPF
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
4 1 (3.03%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Fixed Income
3 5 (15.15%) Equities
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (6.06%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (3.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (3.03%) Economics
6 1 (3.03%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.03%) Statistics
6 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) UNIX
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Wealth Management
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) OO
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 8 (24.24%) OOD
5 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Workflow
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Database Tuning
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (6.06%) Market Making
8 2 (6.06%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (6.06%) User Stories
8 2 (6.06%) CRM
8 2 (6.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) Scala
3 3 (9.09%) Perl
4 2 (6.06%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) EMIR
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) MiFID
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Charles River
2 8 (24.24%) Sybase
3 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg