The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 42 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 3 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.99% 4.81% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 6.73% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 1
Average daily rate
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£438 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £505 £413
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +22.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -50.00%
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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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
232 208 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 76.32% 71.48% 68.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 124 102
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 14
Average hourly rate £35.05 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.90 £119.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Investment Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Management across the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Investment Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the Kent region.

Investment Management Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Investment Management
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Platform Manager
3 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center