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 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 183 171 175
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 275 302 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.17% 1.28% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.62% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 232 226
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 £400 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.25
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
18669 18628 19067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.31% 78.98% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13338 13018 13239
Average daily rate £450 £448 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
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 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 226 262
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.16 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £53.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 July 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 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -48 47 £550 - 42
Canary Wharf -8 4 £438 -27.08%
Docklands, London -3 2 £588 +6.81%
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 245 (44.38%) Finance
2 225 (40.76%) Asset Management
3 155 (28.08%) SQL
4 113 (20.47%) Banking
5 98 (17.75%) Project Management
6 91 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (14.86%) Front Office
8 74 (13.41%) Business Analysis
9 71 (12.86%) SQL Server
10 66 (11.96%) Investment Banking
11 61 (11.05%) Fund Management
12 60 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 57 (10.33%) Fixed Income
14 52 (9.42%) Wealth Management
14 52 (9.42%) Derivative
15 49 (8.88%) Oracle
16 48 (8.70%) Markit EDM
17 46 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
18 44 (7.97%) Data Warehouse
18 44 (7.97%) Migration
19 43 (7.79%) Microsoft
20 42 (7.61%) Equities
21 38 (6.88%) Windows
22 36 (6.52%) thinkFolio
23 35 (6.34%) C#
23 35 (6.34%) Back Office
24 34 (6.16%) Hedge funds
25 33 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 32 (5.80%) Charles River
27 31 (5.62%) .NET

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.91%) IIS
3 4 (0.72%) Confluence
3 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.54%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.36%) SAS
5 2 (0.36%) Lync
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.18%) Node.js
6 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.18%) CMS
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (2.17%) MS Office
3 12 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.45%) MS Project
5 3 (0.54%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
6 1 (0.18%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 48 (8.70%) Markit EDM
2 36 (6.52%) thinkFolio
3 12 (2.17%) SimCorp Dimension
3 12 (2.17%) LatentZero
4 10 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (1.63%) Eagle PACE
6 8 (1.45%) Sentinel
6 8 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (1.45%) SAP FI
6 8 (1.45%) SAP CO
7 7 (1.27%) SAP BPC
8 6 (1.09%) Tesseract
8 6 (1.09%) Minerva
9 4 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.36%) Global One
10 2 (0.36%) HiPortfolio
10 2 (0.36%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.36%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.27%) SaaS
2 3 (0.54%) Force.com
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.90%) Firewall
2 10 (1.81%) LAN
3 9 (1.63%) Wireless
4 8 (1.45%) BIG-IP
4 8 (1.45%) WAN
4 8 (1.45%) VPN
5 6 (1.09%) DMZ
5 6 (1.09%) Internet
5 6 (1.09%) LDAP
6 5 (0.91%) MPLS
6 5 (0.91%) OSPF
6 5 (0.91%) BGP
6 5 (0.91%) VRRP
6 5 (0.91%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.91%) IPsec
6 5 (0.91%) HSRP
6 5 (0.91%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (0.91%) Software-Defined Networking
6 5 (0.91%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (0.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 44 (7.97%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (3.44%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.81%) DTS
8 8 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (1.27%) Essbase
9 7 (1.27%) OLTP
10 6 (1.09%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.91%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.72%) SAP BW
12 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.54%) Big Data
13 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.36%) QlikView
14 2 (0.36%) DataStage
14 2 (0.36%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 19 (3.44%) JIRA
2 6 (1.09%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.72%) Zephyr
3 4 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.54%) Ant
4 3 (0.54%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.54%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.54%) NUnit
5 2 (0.36%) Subversion
5 2 (0.36%) ERwin
5 2 (0.36%) MSTest
5 2 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (0.36%) Moq
5 2 (0.36%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.18%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.18%) NuGet
6 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
General
1 245 (44.38%) Finance
2 113 (20.47%) Banking
3 82 (14.86%) Front Office
4 66 (11.96%) Investment Banking
5 35 (6.34%) Back Office
6 21 (3.80%) Legal
7 15 (2.72%) Marketing
8 12 (2.17%) Advertising
9 11 (1.99%) Retail
10 6 (1.09%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.54%) Law
13 3 (0.54%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.18%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 260 (47.10%) Analyst
2 152 (27.54%) Business Analyst
3 92 (16.67%) Developer
4 87 (15.76%) Project Manager
5 35 (6.34%) Data Analyst
6 34 (6.16%) Senior Analyst
7 28 (5.07%) Support Analyst
8 24 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
8 24 (4.35%) Architect
9 18 (3.26%) Test Analyst
10 17 (3.08%) C# Developer
11 15 (2.72%) Programme Manager
11 15 (2.72%) Applications Support
12 14 (2.54%) Consultant
13 11 (1.99%) Applications Support Analyst
13 11 (1.99%) SAP Manager
14 10 (1.81%) SAP Project Manager
14 10 (1.81%) Analyst Developer
14 10 (1.81%) SQL Developer
14 10 (1.81%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.62%) .NET
2 16 (2.90%) WCF
3 15 (2.72%) XML
4 14 (2.54%) Middleware
5 13 (2.36%) Web Services
5 13 (2.36%) WPF
6 11 (1.99%) HTML
7 8 (1.45%) HTML5
8 6 (1.09%) XMPP
8 6 (1.09%) SOAP
8 6 (1.09%) MSMQ
9 5 (0.91%) CSS
9 5 (0.91%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.91%) 802.1X
10 4 (0.72%) XML Schema
10 4 (0.72%) LINQ
11 3 (0.54%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.54%) WinForms
11 3 (0.54%) Swing
11 3 (0.54%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.33%) Fixed Income
2 52 (9.42%) Derivative
3 46 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (7.61%) Equities
5 34 (6.16%) Hedge funds
6 20 (3.62%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.90%) Data Structures
8 15 (2.72%) Reference Data
9 14 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (2.17%) Data Integration
11 9 (1.63%) User Experience
12 8 (1.45%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.91%) PMI
14 5 (0.91%) Data Conversion
14 5 (0.91%) Market Risk
14 5 (0.91%) Computer Science
15 3 (0.54%) Statistics
15 3 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.88%) Windows
2 15 (2.72%) Linux
3 13 (2.36%) UNIX
4 10 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (1.81%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.91%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.72%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.36%) Solaris
7 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.18%) CentOS
8 1 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (40.76%) Asset Management
2 98 (17.75%) Project Management
3 91 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (13.41%) Business Analysis
5 61 (11.05%) Fund Management
6 60 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (9.42%) Wealth Management
8 44 (7.97%) Migration
9 31 (5.62%) Data Analysis
10 30 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (5.25%) Data Modelling
11 29 (5.25%) ITIL
11 29 (5.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 28 (5.07%) Change Management
12 28 (5.07%) Data Management
13 27 (4.89%) Risk Management
13 27 (4.89%) ETL
14 24 (4.35%) Data Migration
15 22 (3.99%) Scrum
16 21 (3.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 155 (28.08%) SQL
2 35 (6.34%) C#
3 30 (5.43%) T-SQL
4 22 (3.99%) Java
5 15 (2.72%) VBA
6 13 (2.36%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.45%) C++
7 8 (1.45%) PL/SQL
8 5 (0.91%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.72%) Python
10 2 (0.36%) Scala
10 2 (0.36%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.18%) SOQL
11 1 (0.18%) SOSL
11 1 (0.18%) PeopleCode
11 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.18%) Perl
11 1 (0.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (4.71%) Degree
2 9 (1.63%) CISSP
3 8 (1.45%) ISEB
4 6 (1.09%) CISM
4 6 (1.09%) CIMA
4 6 (1.09%) CCSA
4 6 (1.09%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.09%) ACCA
5 3 (0.54%) CISA
6 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.18%) PMP
7 1 (0.18%) PhD
7 1 (0.18%) CEH
7 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.18%) IIBA
7 1 (0.18%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.90%) QA
2 14 (2.54%) Solvency II
3 11 (1.99%) MiFID
4 8 (1.45%) EMIR
4 8 (1.45%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.91%) AIFMD
7 4 (0.72%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.54%) GAAP
8 3 (0.54%) FATCA
9 2 (0.36%) COBIT
9 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.36%) UCITS
10 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.72%) XenApp
4 3 (0.54%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.36%) Docker
6 1 (0.18%) UAG
6 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.36%) SCCM
2 8 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (0.91%) SCOM
4 5 (0.91%) Control-M
5 4 (0.72%) Nagios
5 4 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.18%) Ansible
7 1 (0.18%) logstash
7 1 (0.18%) Icinga
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 49 (8.88%) Oracle
2 43 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 32 (5.80%) Charles River
4 18 (3.26%) Bloomberg
4 18 (3.26%) SAP
5 17 (3.08%) Citrix
5 17 (3.08%) Reuters
6 15 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (2.54%) Informatica
8 12 (2.17%) SimCorp
9 11 (1.99%) VMware
9 11 (1.99%) Cisco
10 10 (1.81%) HP
11 9 (1.63%) Adobe
12 8 (1.45%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.27%) Hyperion
13 7 (1.27%) IBM
14 6 (1.09%) Fidessa
14 6 (1.09%) Vermilion
15 4 (0.72%) Tableau
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Rate: £500 - £575 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: £650.00 - £750.00 per day
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
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