The table below looks at the statistics for Investment 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 Investment Management over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 167 194 164
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -30
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 289 259 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.32% 1.14% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.45% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 199 212
Average daily rate
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£550 £518 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £386 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £405 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Investment Management
England

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
17230 17814 17352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.57% 78.18% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12157 12792 11934
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.56% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 230 270
Average hourly rate £21.30 £21.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -37.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.65 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £50.00 £61.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Investment Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Management across the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Investment Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Investment Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Investment 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 Investment Management within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 -12 58 £538 +7.50% 38
Canary Wharf - 5 £525 -
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 224 (45.62%) Finance
2 180 (36.66%) Asset Management
3 159 (32.38%) SQL
4 99 (20.16%) Banking
5 81 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (16.09%) SQL Server
7 74 (15.07%) Front Office
8 71 (14.46%) Project Management
8 71 (14.46%) Business Analysis
9 61 (12.42%) Investment Banking
10 60 (12.22%) Markit EDM
11 57 (11.61%) Oracle
12 54 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 52 (10.59%) Fixed Income
14 50 (10.18%) Wealth Management
15 48 (9.78%) Fund Management
15 48 (9.78%) Derivative
16 47 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
17 45 (9.16%) Windows
18 42 (8.55%) T-SQL
19 41 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
20 40 (8.15%) Migration
20 40 (8.15%) Back Office
21 39 (7.94%) thinkFolio
22 38 (7.74%) Equities
22 38 (7.74%) Data Modelling
23 37 (7.54%) C#
24 36 (7.33%) Data Analysis
24 36 (7.33%) Hedge funds
25 35 (7.13%) Microsoft

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.22%) IIS
3 4 (0.81%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.61%) SAS
5 2 (0.41%) Lync
5 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.20%) CMS
6 1 (0.20%) JBoss
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 32 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.05%) MS Office
3 14 (2.85%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.83%) MS Project
6 3 (0.61%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.20%) Casewise Modeler
7 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 60 (12.22%) Markit EDM
2 39 (7.94%) thinkFolio
3 11 (2.24%) SimCorp Dimension
3 11 (2.24%) LatentZero
4 10 (2.04%) Eagle PACE
5 9 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (1.43%) Sentinel
7 6 (1.22%) SAP FI
7 6 (1.22%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (1.22%) SAP CO
7 6 (1.22%) Tesseract
7 6 (1.22%) Minerva
8 4 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.41%) HiPortfolio
9 2 (0.41%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.41%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.20%) HFM
10 1 (0.20%) MultiFonds
10 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.20%) Heroku
2 1 (0.20%) Force.com
2 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.20%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.44%) Firewall
2 6 (1.22%) LAN
3 5 (1.02%) FTP
3 5 (1.02%) WAN
4 4 (0.81%) Internet
4 4 (0.81%) LDAP
5 3 (0.61%) Wireless
5 3 (0.61%) VPN
5 3 (0.61%) DNS
6 2 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (0.41%) HTTP
6 2 (0.41%) Intranet
6 2 (0.41%) Network Security
7 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.20%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.20%) MGCP
7 1 (0.20%) H.323
7 1 (0.20%) DMZ
7 1 (0.20%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 47 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.44%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.04%) DTS
7 10 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (1.83%) Essbase
9 7 (1.43%) OLTP
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.41%) Big Data
11 2 (0.41%) DataStage
11 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.41%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 16 (3.26%) JIRA
2 7 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.22%) SoapUI
3 6 (1.22%) Toad
4 5 (1.02%) Subversion
5 4 (0.81%) Zephyr
5 4 (0.81%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.61%) NUnit
7 2 (0.41%) MSTest
7 2 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (0.41%) Moq
7 2 (0.41%) ERwin
8 1 (0.20%) Maven
8 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.20%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.20%) PeopleTools
8 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 224 (45.62%) Finance
2 99 (20.16%) Banking
3 74 (15.07%) Front Office
4 61 (12.42%) Investment Banking
5 40 (8.15%) Back Office
6 20 (4.07%) Legal
7 14 (2.85%) Marketing
8 9 (1.83%) Retail
9 7 (1.43%) Advertising
10 6 (1.22%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (1.02%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.41%) Law
14 1 (0.20%) International Banking
14 1 (0.20%) French Language
14 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 253 (51.53%) Analyst
2 149 (30.35%) Business Analyst
3 77 (15.68%) Developer
4 54 (11.00%) Project Manager
5 38 (7.74%) Data Analyst
6 28 (5.70%) Applications Support
7 25 (5.09%) Senior Analyst
8 24 (4.89%) Support Analyst
9 23 (4.68%) Architect
10 17 (3.46%) C# Developer
11 16 (3.26%) Test Analyst
12 15 (3.05%) Senior Business Analyst
13 11 (2.24%) Applications Support Analyst
13 11 (2.24%) Data Architect
14 10 (2.04%) Financial Business Analyst
15 9 (1.83%) Financial Services Business Analyst
15 9 (1.83%) Programme Manager
15 9 (1.83%) Desktop Support
15 9 (1.83%) Senior Developer
15 9 (1.83%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.52%) .NET
2 20 (4.07%) XML
3 19 (3.87%) Middleware
4 14 (2.85%) WCF
4 14 (2.85%) Web Services
5 12 (2.44%) HTML
6 9 (1.83%) WPF
7 8 (1.63%) HTML5
8 6 (1.22%) CSS
8 6 (1.22%) SOAP
8 6 (1.22%) MSMQ
9 5 (1.02%) XSLT
10 4 (0.81%) XML Schema
11 3 (0.61%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.61%) WinForms
11 3 (0.61%) Swing
11 3 (0.61%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.41%) Ninject
12 2 (0.41%) Autofac
12 2 (0.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.59%) Fixed Income
2 48 (9.78%) Derivative
3 41 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (7.74%) Equities
5 36 (7.33%) Hedge funds
6 19 (3.87%) Management Information System
7 18 (3.67%) Data Integration
8 14 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (2.65%) Data Structures
10 11 (2.24%) Reference Data
11 9 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.83%) User Experience
12 7 (1.43%) Data Centre
13 6 (1.22%) Computer Science
14 4 (0.81%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.81%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.81%) Statistics
15 3 (0.61%) Equity Derivative
15 3 (0.61%) Credit Risk
15 3 (0.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.16%) Windows
2 21 (4.28%) Linux
3 18 (3.67%) UNIX
4 8 (1.63%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.63%) Solaris
5 6 (1.22%) AIX
6 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.02%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.20%) CentOS
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (36.66%) Asset Management
2 81 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (14.46%) Project Management
3 71 (14.46%) Business Analysis
4 54 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (10.18%) Wealth Management
6 48 (9.78%) Fund Management
7 40 (8.15%) Migration
8 38 (7.74%) Data Modelling
9 36 (7.33%) Data Analysis
10 34 (6.92%) ETL
11 31 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 27 (5.50%) Data Management
13 26 (5.30%) ITIL
13 26 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (4.89%) Change Management
15 22 (4.48%) Workflow
15 22 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (4.28%) Risk Management
16 21 (4.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 159 (32.38%) SQL
2 42 (8.55%) T-SQL
3 37 (7.54%) C#
4 16 (3.26%) Java
5 13 (2.65%) VBA
6 12 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 8 (1.63%) C++
8 8 (1.63%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.43%) VBScript
10 6 (1.22%) Python
11 5 (1.02%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.61%) C
13 2 (0.41%) Scala
14 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.20%) Perl
14 1 (0.20%) PHP
14 1 (0.20%) PeopleCode
14 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.20%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 30 (6.11%) Degree
2 9 (1.83%) ISEB
3 6 (1.22%) CISSP
3 6 (1.22%) CIMA
3 6 (1.22%) ACCA
4 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.61%) CISA
5 3 (0.61%) CISM
5 3 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.41%) CCIE
6 2 (0.41%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.41%) CFA
6 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.20%) GCIA
7 1 (0.20%) GIAC
7 1 (0.20%) PhD
7 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.20%) CCNA
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.05%) QA
2 8 (1.63%) Solvency II
3 7 (1.43%) MiFID
4 4 (0.81%) EMIR
4 4 (0.81%) GAAP
5 3 (0.61%) COBIT
5 3 (0.61%) SLA
5 3 (0.61%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.61%) FATCA
6 2 (0.41%) UCITS
6 2 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.20%) AIFMD
System Software
1 18 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (0.81%) vSphere
4 4 (0.81%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.61%) XenApp
5 3 (0.61%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.20%) Docker
6 1 (0.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (2.85%) SCCM
2 13 (2.65%) Control-M
3 7 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.02%) SCOM
5 2 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.41%) DatAdvantage
6 1 (0.20%) Nagios
6 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.20%) Ansible
6 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 57 (11.61%) Oracle
2 35 (7.13%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.31%) Charles River
4 20 (4.07%) Bloomberg
5 17 (3.46%) Citrix
6 16 (3.26%) Reuters
7 12 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (2.44%) Informatica
7 12 (2.44%) VMware
8 11 (2.24%) SimCorp
8 11 (2.24%) Business Objects
9 10 (2.04%) Hyperion
10 9 (1.83%) SAP
11 7 (1.43%) Adobe
12 6 (1.22%) Vermilion
12 6 (1.22%) Cisco
12 6 (1.22%) HP
12 6 (1.22%) Sybase
13 5 (1.02%) Polycom
14 4 (0.81%) Fidessa
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