The table below looks at the statistics for Fund Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fund Management over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fund Management
Rank 330 293 342
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +49
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 81 115 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.50% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.64% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 83 50
Average daily rate
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£550 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £430 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £675 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.00
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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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18011 18102 18653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.78% 79.00% 78.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12843 12763 12895
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 229 282
Average hourly rate £22.18 £20.00 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -28.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £13.30 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.30 £50.00 £56.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Fund Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Fund Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Fund Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Fund Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Fund Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fund Management across the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Fund Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Fund Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Fund Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Fund Management
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fund Management within the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -22 14 £613 +8.88% 16
Docklands, London -2 1 £600 +26.31%
Fund Management
England

Fund Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fund 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 Fund Management.

1 77 (52.38%) Asset Management
2 62 (42.18%) Investment Management
3 58 (39.46%) Finance
4 49 (33.33%) SQL
5 42 (28.57%) Banking
6 41 (27.89%) Front Office
7 38 (25.85%) Fixed Income
8 36 (24.49%) Investment Banking
9 26 (17.69%) SQL Server
9 26 (17.69%) Derivative
10 20 (13.61%) Project Management
11 19 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (11.56%) MS Excel
13 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
13 16 (10.88%) Migration
13 16 (10.88%) Equities
13 16 (10.88%) Business Analysis
13 16 (10.88%) thinkFolio
14 15 (10.20%) C#
15 14 (9.52%) .NET
15 14 (9.52%) Oracle
16 13 (8.84%) Charles River
16 13 (8.84%) Wealth Management
16 13 (8.84%) Analytics
17 12 (8.16%) Data Migration
17 12 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
18 11 (7.48%) Data Analysis
18 11 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (7.48%) Back Office
19 10 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Fund Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fund 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 Fund Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.36%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) JBoss
3 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.76%) MS Office
3 6 (4.08%) MS Project
4 5 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (10.88%) thinkFolio
2 9 (6.12%) LatentZero
3 4 (2.72%) Tesseract
3 4 (2.72%) Minerva
3 4 (2.72%) Sentinel
4 3 (2.04%) SAP FI
4 3 (2.04%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (2.04%) SAP CO
4 3 (2.04%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.68%) Advent Geneva
5 1 (0.68%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.68%) LongView
5 1 (0.68%) Exstream
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.36%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.36%) VPN
1 2 (1.36%) DNS
1 2 (1.36%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.04%) Crystal Enterprise
6 3 (2.04%) Star Schema
7 2 (1.36%) MS Access
7 2 (1.36%) Big Data
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) BODI
8 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.36%) ERwin
4 1 (0.68%) Subversion
4 1 (0.68%) JIRA
4 1 (0.68%) MSTest
General
1 58 (39.46%) Finance
2 42 (28.57%) Banking
3 41 (27.89%) Front Office
4 36 (24.49%) Investment Banking
5 11 (7.48%) Back Office
6 8 (5.44%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.04%) Private Banking
7 3 (2.04%) Marketing
7 3 (2.04%) Legal
7 3 (2.04%) Advertising
8 2 (1.36%) Retail
8 2 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (46.26%) Analyst
2 39 (26.53%) Developer
3 34 (23.13%) Business Analyst
4 28 (19.05%) Project Manager
5 13 (8.84%) SQL Developer
6 12 (8.16%) Data Analyst
7 10 (6.80%) Support Analyst
8 7 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 7 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.08%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (3.40%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.72%) Programmer
11 4 (2.72%) IT Project Manager
11 4 (2.72%) Business Project Manager
11 4 (2.72%) Financial Business Analyst
11 4 (2.72%) Business Manager
11 4 (2.72%) Excel Developer
11 4 (2.72%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 4 (2.72%) AIFMD Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.52%) .NET
2 8 (5.44%) XML
3 5 (3.40%) FpML
4 4 (2.72%) LINQ
5 3 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (2.04%) HTML
5 3 (2.04%) CSS
5 3 (2.04%) WPF
6 2 (1.36%) MDX
6 2 (1.36%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.36%) JMS
6 2 (1.36%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.36%) jQuery
6 2 (1.36%) RESTful
7 1 (0.68%) JAX-RS
7 1 (0.68%) Spring
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (25.85%) Fixed Income
2 26 (17.69%) Derivative
3 16 (10.88%) Equities
4 9 (6.12%) Hedge funds
5 8 (5.44%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.72%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.04%) Data Integration
9 3 (2.04%) Statistics
9 3 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (1.36%) Clustering
10 2 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.68%) Applied Mathematics
11 1 (0.68%) Physics
11 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.68%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.76%) Windows
2 6 (4.08%) Windows XP
3 4 (2.72%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.72%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.36%) UNIX
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.36%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.36%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (52.38%) Asset Management
2 62 (42.18%) Investment Management
3 20 (13.61%) Project Management
4 19 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (10.88%) Business Analysis
5 16 (10.88%) Migration
6 13 (8.84%) Wealth Management
6 13 (8.84%) Analytics
7 12 (8.16%) Data Migration
8 11 (7.48%) Data Analysis
8 11 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (6.12%) ETL
10 8 (5.44%) RAD
11 7 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.76%) Data Modelling
12 6 (4.08%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (3.40%) Scrum
13 5 (3.40%) ITIL
13 5 (3.40%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 49 (33.33%) SQL
2 15 (10.20%) C#
3 6 (4.08%) C++
3 6 (4.08%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.40%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.40%) VBA
5 4 (2.72%) Java
6 3 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.36%) C
8 1 (0.68%) VBScript
8 1 (0.68%) Python
8 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (2.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.68%) CFA
3 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.40%) AIFMD
2 4 (2.72%) QA
3 3 (2.04%) Solvency II
3 3 (2.04%) MiFID
4 2 (1.36%) UCITS
5 1 (0.68%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.52%) Oracle
3 13 (8.84%) Charles River
4 6 (4.08%) Bloomberg
4 6 (4.08%) Fidessa
5 5 (3.40%) HP
5 5 (3.40%) SAP
6 3 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.04%) Reuters
6 3 (2.04%) VMware
7 2 (1.36%) GoldenSource
7 2 (1.36%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.36%) FactSet
7 2 (1.36%) Compaq
7 2 (1.36%) Citrix
7 2 (1.36%) NetApp
7 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.68%) Sybase
8 1 (0.68%) Advent
8 1 (0.68%) Sophis