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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 57 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 5 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% 1.33% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.92% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.00%
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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
573 417 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.25% 69.15% 70.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 210 266
Average daily rate £350 £357 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £10.93 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.85% -34.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.50 £40.00
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Sybase
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) J2SE
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) JMS
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (16.67%) Equities
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2SE
1 1 (16.67%) JMS
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
1 1 (16.67%) Equities
1 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase