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 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 212 181 195
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +14
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 224 288 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.97% 1.18% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.52% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 216 158
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £656 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.00%
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
18000 18904 16454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.67% 77.62% 76.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13226 13164 11303
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 231 329
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.57 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.75 £50.00
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 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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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 +1 74 £550 +4.76% 24
Wimbledon - - - - 2
Chessington - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

1 200 (39.84%) Finance
2 178 (35.46%) Asset Management
3 142 (28.29%) SQL
4 87 (17.33%) Banking
5 86 (17.13%) Project Management
5 86 (17.13%) SQL Server
6 78 (15.54%) Fund Management
7 73 (14.54%) Front Office
8 66 (13.15%) Windows
9 53 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 52 (10.36%) Oracle
11 50 (9.96%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (9.56%) C#
13 47 (9.36%) .NET
13 47 (9.36%) Migration
14 46 (9.16%) Business Analysis
15 45 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
16 43 (8.57%) Wealth Management
16 43 (8.57%) Investment Banking
16 43 (8.57%) Markit EDM
17 40 (7.97%) CRM
17 40 (7.97%) Microsoft
18 38 (7.57%) thinkFolio
19 37 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (7.17%) Charles River
21 34 (6.77%) UNIX
22 33 (6.57%) MS Excel
23 32 (6.37%) Degree
24 31 (6.18%) Fixed Income
25 28 (5.58%) Linux

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 21 (4.18%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.20%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.20%) Confluence
4 4 (0.80%) JBoss
4 4 (0.80%) IIS
5 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.60%) CMS
6 2 (0.40%) Apache
6 2 (0.40%) Lync
6 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.20%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.58%) MS Office
3 10 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 43 (8.57%) Markit EDM
2 21 (4.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.79%) LatentZero
4 8 (1.59%) Sentinel
5 6 (1.20%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.80%) SAP PS
6 4 (0.80%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.60%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 3 (0.60%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.40%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.40%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.40%) RMDS
8 2 (0.40%) HFM
8 2 (0.40%) Minerva
8 2 (0.40%) SunGard APT
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.20%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.20%) SaaS
2 3 (0.60%) Force.com
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.18%) Firewall
2 15 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 13 (2.59%) Internet
4 11 (2.19%) Intranet
5 7 (1.39%) LAN
6 6 (1.20%) WAN
6 6 (1.20%) DNS
6 6 (1.20%) Network Security
7 5 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.80%) VPN
8 4 (0.80%) FTP
9 3 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.60%) LDAP
10 2 (0.40%) WLAN
10 2 (0.40%) DHCP
10 2 (0.40%) SSH
10 2 (0.40%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (17.13%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.19%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.80%) MS Access
7 4 (0.80%) MySQL
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.60%) Essbase
8 3 (0.60%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.40%) EDMS
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (2.39%) JIRA
3 10 (1.99%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.39%) Maven
4 7 (1.39%) Toad
5 5 (1.00%) Subversion
6 4 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (0.80%) JUnit
6 4 (0.80%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.40%) NUnit
7 2 (0.40%) Selenium
7 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.20%) ProtoShare
8 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.20%) PeopleTools
General
1 200 (39.84%) Finance
2 87 (17.33%) Banking
3 73 (14.54%) Front Office
4 43 (8.57%) Investment Banking
5 24 (4.78%) Retail
6 23 (4.58%) Back Office
7 15 (2.99%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.79%) Marketing
9 7 (1.39%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.80%) Advertising
11 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.40%) Billing
11 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.20%) International Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 214 (42.63%) Analyst
2 108 (21.51%) Business Analyst
3 84 (16.73%) Project Manager
4 74 (14.74%) Developer
5 35 (6.97%) Architect
6 26 (5.18%) Support Analyst
6 26 (5.18%) Applications Support
7 21 (4.18%) Test Analyst
8 19 (3.78%) Consultant
8 19 (3.78%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (3.59%) Senior Manager
10 14 (2.79%) Technical Architect
10 14 (2.79%) Data Analyst
10 14 (2.79%) Senior Project Manager
11 13 (2.59%) Applications Support Analyst
12 12 (2.39%) Security Analyst
12 12 (2.39%) Infrastructure Architect
13 11 (2.19%) SQL Developer
13 11 (2.19%) Business Manager
13 11 (2.19%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (9.36%) .NET
2 25 (4.98%) XML
3 14 (2.79%) Middleware
3 14 (2.79%) jQuery
4 13 (2.59%) WPF
4 13 (2.59%) HTML
5 10 (1.99%) Web Services
5 10 (1.99%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.59%) AutoMapper
6 8 (1.59%) Caliburn.Micro
6 8 (1.59%) Dapper ORM
7 7 (1.39%) Kendo UI
7 7 (1.39%) WCF
8 6 (1.20%) HTML5
9 5 (1.00%) LINQ
9 5 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (1.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.00%) Spring
9 5 (1.00%) CSS
9 5 (1.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.18%) Fixed Income
3 27 (5.38%) Derivative
4 25 (4.98%) Equities
5 23 (4.58%) Hedge funds
6 18 (3.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (3.19%) User Experience
8 11 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.59%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.59%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.00%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.00%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.00%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.00%) Replication
10 5 (1.00%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.80%) iPad
11 4 (0.80%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (0.60%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 66 (13.15%) Windows
2 34 (6.77%) UNIX
3 28 (5.58%) Linux
4 12 (2.39%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.19%) Solaris
6 9 (1.79%) AIX
7 8 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.80%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.60%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.20%) Android
12 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.20%) HPUX
12 1 (0.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (35.46%) Asset Management
2 86 (17.13%) Project Management
3 78 (15.54%) Fund Management
4 53 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (9.96%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (9.36%) Migration
7 46 (9.16%) Business Analysis
8 45 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 43 (8.57%) Wealth Management
10 40 (7.97%) CRM
11 27 (5.38%) PRINCE2
12 26 (5.18%) Data Management
13 25 (4.98%) Data Migration
14 22 (4.38%) ITIL
14 22 (4.38%) Data Analysis
15 20 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (3.59%) Portfolio Management
17 17 (3.39%) Risk Management
17 17 (3.39%) ETL
17 17 (3.39%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 142 (28.29%) SQL
2 48 (9.56%) C#
3 26 (5.18%) T-SQL
3 26 (5.18%) VBA
4 25 (4.98%) Java
5 22 (4.38%) JavaScript
6 19 (3.78%) PL/SQL
7 12 (2.39%) Shell Script
8 9 (1.79%) C++
9 8 (1.59%) C
9 8 (1.59%) Perl
10 6 (1.20%) VBScript
11 5 (1.00%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.00%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.00%) Ruby
11 5 (1.00%) PHP
12 4 (0.80%) Python
12 4 (0.80%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.60%) VB
13 3 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 32 (6.37%) Degree
2 8 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.20%) CISSP
3 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.20%) MCSE
3 6 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
3 6 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.00%) GCIA
4 5 (1.00%) GIAC
5 4 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.80%) ISEB
6 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (0.40%) MCSA
6 2 (0.40%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.40%) CNA
6 2 (0.40%) Novell Certification
6 2 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.38%) QA
2 7 (1.39%) MiFID
3 6 (1.20%) ISO 9000
3 6 (1.20%) EMIR
4 5 (1.00%) AIFMD
5 4 (0.80%) UCITS
6 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.20%) COBIT
7 1 (0.20%) WAI
7 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (3.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.19%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.20%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.20%) UAG
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
4 1 (0.20%) Squid
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.20%) NFS
4 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.79%) SCCM
3 6 (1.20%) Control-M
4 5 (1.00%) SCOM
5 4 (0.80%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.60%) DatAdvantage
7 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.40%) Puppet
7 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.20%) OpenView
8 1 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 52 (10.36%) Oracle
2 40 (7.97%) Microsoft
3 38 (7.57%) thinkFolio
4 36 (7.17%) Charles River
5 25 (4.98%) Bloomberg
6 15 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (2.59%) CheckPoint
7 13 (2.59%) HP
8 11 (2.19%) Sybase
8 11 (2.19%) Informatica
9 10 (1.99%) Business Objects
10 9 (1.79%) SAP
10 9 (1.79%) Citrix
11 8 (1.59%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.59%) VMware
11 8 (1.59%) Cisco
11 8 (1.59%) Telerik
11 8 (1.59%) Vermilion
12 7 (1.39%) Yardi
12 7 (1.39%) Blue Coat
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