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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 224 192 148
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -44
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 182 233 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.86% 1.08% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.38% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 181 224
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 £350 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £175.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £15.00
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
16509 16851 14875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.15% 78.18% 76.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11820 11613 10314
Average daily rate £450 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 235 295
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £13.15 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £77.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -14 56 £525 - 40
Croydon -4 2 £400 -
Surbiton - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 195 (41.31%) Finance
2 156 (33.05%) Asset Management
3 135 (28.60%) SQL
4 96 (20.34%) Banking
5 87 (18.43%) Project Management
6 86 (18.22%) SQL Server
7 76 (16.10%) Front Office
8 69 (14.62%) Fund Management
9 60 (12.71%) Windows
10 59 (12.50%) Oracle
11 54 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 51 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (10.81%) Business Analysis
13 47 (9.96%) Migration
14 45 (9.53%) Markit EDM
15 43 (9.11%) Investment Banking
15 43 (9.11%) Wealth Management
15 43 (9.11%) thinkFolio
16 42 (8.90%) .NET
16 42 (8.90%) C#
17 39 (8.26%) CRM
18 38 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
19 36 (7.63%) Fixed Income
19 36 (7.63%) Degree
20 35 (7.42%) Charles River
21 34 (7.20%) MS Excel
21 34 (7.20%) Microsoft
22 33 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
23 32 (6.78%) Hedge funds
24 31 (6.57%) PRINCE2

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (4.45%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.48%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.27%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.06%) IIS
5 3 (0.64%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.64%) JBoss
5 3 (0.64%) CMS
5 3 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.21%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.21%) Confluence
7 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.21%) Apache
7 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.21%) SAS
7 1 (0.21%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 34 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.30%) MS Office
3 12 (2.54%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.91%) MS Project
5 8 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (9.53%) Markit EDM
2 21 (4.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.06%) Eagle PACE
3 5 (1.06%) LatentZero
4 4 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.64%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 3 (0.64%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.64%) HFM
6 2 (0.42%) RMDS
6 2 (0.42%) SAP PS
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.21%) SunGard APT
7 1 (0.21%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.21%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.21%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.21%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.27%) SaaS
2 3 (0.64%) Force.com
3 1 (0.21%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.24%) Firewall
2 12 (2.54%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.12%) LAN
4 9 (1.91%) WAN
5 8 (1.69%) Intranet
6 7 (1.48%) Internet
7 6 (1.27%) Network Security
8 5 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.85%) FTP
9 4 (0.85%) DNS
10 3 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (0.64%) LDAP
10 3 (0.64%) VPN
11 2 (0.42%) DHCP
11 2 (0.42%) WLAN
11 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (0.42%) Multicast
11 2 (0.42%) tcpdump
12 1 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (18.22%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.97%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (0.85%) Essbase
7 4 (0.85%) MS Access
7 4 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.64%) MySQL
8 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.42%) Big Data
10 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.48%) Toad
3 7 (1.48%) JIRA
4 5 (1.06%) Maven
5 4 (0.85%) Subversion
5 4 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (0.85%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.64%) JUnit
7 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.21%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.21%) ProtoShare
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.21%) PeopleTools
8 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 195 (41.31%) Finance
2 96 (20.34%) Banking
3 76 (16.10%) Front Office
4 43 (9.11%) Investment Banking
5 29 (6.14%) Back Office
6 15 (3.18%) Retail
7 10 (2.12%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.69%) Marketing
9 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.64%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.64%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.42%) International Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 200 (42.37%) Analyst
2 98 (20.76%) Business Analyst
3 83 (17.58%) Project Manager
4 65 (13.77%) Developer
5 36 (7.63%) Applications Support
6 26 (5.51%) Support Analyst
6 26 (5.51%) Architect
7 17 (3.60%) Consultant
7 17 (3.60%) Data Analyst
8 16 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
9 15 (3.18%) Test Analyst
10 14 (2.97%) Applications Support Analyst
10 14 (2.97%) Senior Manager
11 13 (2.75%) Senior Project Manager
12 12 (2.54%) Security Analyst
12 12 (2.54%) Technical Architect
13 9 (1.91%) Programmer
13 9 (1.91%) Team Leader
13 9 (1.91%) Infrastructure Architect
14 8 (1.69%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (8.90%) .NET
2 22 (4.66%) XML
3 14 (2.97%) Middleware
4 12 (2.54%) WPF
5 11 (2.33%) jQuery
6 10 (2.12%) HTML
7 8 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.69%) Web Services
8 7 (1.48%) AutoMapper
8 7 (1.48%) Caliburn.Micro
8 7 (1.48%) Dapper ORM
8 7 (1.48%) WCF
9 6 (1.27%) Kendo UI
10 5 (1.06%) XSLT
10 5 (1.06%) CSS
10 5 (1.06%) SOAP
10 5 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (1.06%) Spring
11 4 (0.85%) LINQ
11 4 (0.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.63%) Fixed Income
3 32 (6.78%) Hedge funds
4 29 (6.14%) Derivative
5 20 (4.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 19 (4.03%) Equities
7 16 (3.39%) User Experience
8 9 (1.91%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.69%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.69%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.69%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.06%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.06%) Replication
10 5 (1.06%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.06%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.06%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.85%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.85%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.85%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 60 (12.71%) Windows
2 31 (6.57%) UNIX
3 28 (5.93%) Linux
4 13 (2.75%) Windows 7
5 10 (2.12%) Solaris
6 9 (1.91%) AIX
7 7 (1.48%) Windows 8
7 7 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.64%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.21%) Android
10 1 (0.21%) HPUX
10 1 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (33.05%) Asset Management
2 87 (18.43%) Project Management
3 69 (14.62%) Fund Management
4 54 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (10.81%) Business Analysis
6 47 (9.96%) Migration
7 43 (9.11%) Wealth Management
8 39 (8.26%) CRM
9 33 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
10 31 (6.57%) PRINCE2
11 26 (5.51%) ITIL
12 25 (5.30%) Data Migration
12 25 (5.30%) Data Analysis
13 22 (4.66%) Data Modelling
14 21 (4.45%) Risk Management
14 21 (4.45%) Data Management
15 19 (4.03%) ETL
16 17 (3.60%) GAP Analysis
17 16 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 135 (28.60%) SQL
2 42 (8.90%) C#
3 28 (5.93%) T-SQL
4 20 (4.24%) Java
4 20 (4.24%) JavaScript
5 18 (3.81%) VBA
6 16 (3.39%) PL/SQL
7 10 (2.12%) C
8 9 (1.91%) C++
8 9 (1.91%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.69%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.48%) VBScript
11 6 (1.27%) Perl
12 5 (1.06%) PHP
12 5 (1.06%) Ruby
13 4 (0.85%) Python
13 4 (0.85%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.64%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.42%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 36 (7.63%) Degree
2 7 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.27%) CISSP
3 6 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
3 6 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.06%) GIAC
4 5 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.06%) GCIA
5 3 (0.64%) MCSE
5 3 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.64%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.64%) ISEB
6 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.42%) CFA
6 2 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (0.42%) CCIE
6 2 (0.42%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.42%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.97%) QA
2 10 (2.12%) MiFID
3 7 (1.48%) EMIR
4 5 (1.06%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.85%) UCITS
6 3 (0.64%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.64%) AIFMD
6 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.64%) SLA
7 2 (0.42%) COBIT
7 2 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.21%) GAAP
8 1 (0.21%) WAI
System Software
1 18 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (0.85%) XenDesktop
3 4 (0.85%) vSphere
4 1 (0.21%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.21%) NFS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (3.18%) Control-M
2 10 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.69%) SCCM
4 4 (0.85%) SCDPM
5 3 (0.64%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.42%) Puppet
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.21%) OpenView
7 1 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (12.50%) Oracle
2 43 (9.11%) thinkFolio
3 35 (7.42%) Charles River
4 34 (7.20%) Microsoft
5 26 (5.51%) Bloomberg
6 16 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (2.54%) Citrix
8 11 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 9 (1.91%) HP
9 9 (1.91%) VMware
10 8 (1.69%) Reuters
10 8 (1.69%) Cisco
10 8 (1.69%) Sybase
10 8 (1.69%) Yardi
11 7 (1.48%) Business Objects
11 7 (1.48%) Informatica
11 7 (1.48%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.48%) Blue Coat
11 7 (1.48%) Telerik
12 6 (1.27%) Metastorm
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