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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 179 186 158
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 297 285 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.20% 1.12% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.45% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 225 246
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
19090 19683 18273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.42% 77.68% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13866 13785 12467
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 233 314
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -37.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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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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 +1 87 £550 +10.00% 41
Wimbledon - - - -
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 260 (43.41%) Finance
2 209 (34.89%) Asset Management
3 167 (27.88%) SQL
4 111 (18.53%) Banking
5 99 (16.53%) Fund Management
6 95 (15.86%) Front Office
7 94 (15.69%) Project Management
8 83 (13.86%) SQL Server
9 67 (11.19%) Business Analysis
10 61 (10.18%) Windows
11 59 (9.85%) Oracle
11 59 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 57 (9.52%) Charles River
12 57 (9.52%) .NET
12 57 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (9.18%) Migration
14 54 (9.02%) User Acceptance Testing
15 52 (8.68%) Wealth Management
15 52 (8.68%) Microsoft
16 51 (8.51%) Investment Banking
17 48 (8.01%) C#
18 46 (7.68%) MS Excel
18 46 (7.68%) Fixed Income
19 45 (7.51%) thinkFolio
19 45 (7.51%) CRM
20 44 (7.35%) Markit EDM
21 41 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
22 38 (6.34%) UNIX
23 37 (6.18%) Java
24 36 (6.01%) VBA

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.34%) Confluence
3 8 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.00%) JBoss
5 5 (0.83%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.83%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.67%) IIS
7 3 (0.50%) CMS
7 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.33%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.33%) Lync
8 2 (0.33%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 46 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.51%) MS Office
3 8 (1.34%) MS Project
4 7 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.83%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 44 (7.35%) Markit EDM
2 24 (4.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (2.17%) LatentZero
4 9 (1.50%) Sentinel
5 4 (0.67%) Front Arena
5 4 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.67%) SAP PS
5 4 (0.67%) LongView
5 4 (0.67%) Eagle PACE
6 3 (0.50%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.50%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (0.50%) Minerva
7 2 (0.33%) HFM
7 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.33%) SunGard APT
8 1 (0.17%) CA Clarity
8 1 (0.17%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.84%) SaaS
2 3 (0.50%) Force.com
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.84%) Intranet
1 17 (2.84%) Internet
2 16 (2.67%) Firewall
3 12 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.34%) LAN
5 7 (1.17%) WAN
5 7 (1.17%) Network Security
6 6 (1.00%) DNS
7 4 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.50%) VPN
8 3 (0.50%) LDAP
9 2 (0.33%) SSH
9 2 (0.33%) BGP
9 2 (0.33%) DHCP
9 2 (0.33%) WLAN
9 2 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (0.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (1.34%) QlikView
8 7 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.83%) Data Mart
9 5 (0.83%) MS Access
9 5 (0.83%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.50%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.50%) PowerCenter
11 3 (0.50%) MySQL
12 2 (0.33%) DTS
12 2 (0.33%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 22 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (2.34%) JIRA
3 10 (1.67%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.50%) Maven
5 8 (1.34%) JUnit
6 6 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (0.83%) Selenium
8 4 (0.67%) NUnit
8 4 (0.67%) Subversion
9 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.17%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.17%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.17%) ProtoShare
10 1 (0.17%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 260 (43.41%) Finance
2 111 (18.53%) Banking
3 95 (15.86%) Front Office
4 51 (8.51%) Investment Banking
5 31 (5.18%) Retail
6 28 (4.67%) Back Office
7 24 (4.01%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.34%) Marketing
9 6 (1.00%) Private Banking
10 5 (0.83%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.67%) Legal
12 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) Billing
13 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.17%) International Banking
14 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.17%) Local Government
14 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 254 (42.40%) Analyst
2 141 (23.54%) Business Analyst
3 104 (17.36%) Developer
4 97 (16.19%) Project Manager
5 43 (7.18%) Architect
6 29 (4.84%) Support Analyst
7 27 (4.51%) Test Analyst
7 27 (4.51%) Applications Support
8 25 (4.17%) Data Analyst
9 23 (3.84%) Senior Manager
9 23 (3.84%) Technical Architect
9 23 (3.84%) Consultant
10 21 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (2.84%) Business Manager
12 16 (2.67%) Senior Project Manager
12 16 (2.67%) Applications Support Analyst
13 15 (2.50%) SQL Developer
14 14 (2.34%) Infrastructure Architect
15 12 (2.00%) C# Developer
16 10 (1.67%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (9.52%) .NET
2 35 (5.84%) XML
3 19 (3.17%) Web Services
4 17 (2.84%) WPF
5 14 (2.34%) jQuery
5 14 (2.34%) HTML
6 11 (1.84%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.34%) Middleware
7 8 (1.34%) HTML5
7 8 (1.34%) Caliburn.Micro
7 8 (1.34%) AutoMapper
7 8 (1.34%) Dapper ORM
8 7 (1.17%) Kendo UI
8 7 (1.17%) CSS
9 6 (1.00%) SOAP
9 6 (1.00%) Swing
9 6 (1.00%) WSDL
10 5 (0.83%) Spring
10 5 (0.83%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.83%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.68%) Fixed Income
2 41 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.18%) Derivative
4 27 (4.51%) Equities
5 26 (4.34%) Hedge funds
6 22 (3.67%) User Experience
7 16 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (2.50%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.34%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.17%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.17%) Replication
11 6 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (1.00%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.83%) PMI
12 5 (0.83%) iPad
12 5 (0.83%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.83%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.83%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.83%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.18%) Windows
2 38 (6.34%) UNIX
3 20 (3.34%) Linux
4 12 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.67%) Solaris
8 2 (0.33%) AIX
8 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.17%) Android
9 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.17%) HPUX
9 1 (0.17%) SUSE
9 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (34.89%) Asset Management
2 99 (16.53%) Fund Management
3 94 (15.69%) Project Management
4 67 (11.19%) Business Analysis
5 59 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 57 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (9.18%) Migration
8 54 (9.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 52 (8.68%) Wealth Management
10 45 (7.51%) CRM
11 36 (6.01%) Data Management
11 36 (6.01%) Data Analysis
12 30 (5.01%) PRINCE2
13 27 (4.51%) Data Migration
13 27 (4.51%) Portfolio Management
14 22 (3.67%) ITIL
14 22 (3.67%) ETL
14 22 (3.67%) Scrum
15 21 (3.51%) Data Modelling
15 21 (3.51%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (27.88%) SQL
2 48 (8.01%) C#
3 37 (6.18%) Java
4 36 (6.01%) VBA
5 22 (3.67%) JavaScript
5 22 (3.67%) T-SQL
6 16 (2.67%) PL/SQL
7 14 (2.34%) C++
8 11 (1.84%) C
9 8 (1.34%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.17%) XAML
11 5 (0.83%) PHP
11 5 (0.83%) Ruby
12 4 (0.67%) Perl
12 4 (0.67%) Python
12 4 (0.67%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.50%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.50%) VB
13 3 (0.50%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (4.84%) Degree
2 7 (1.17%) CISSP
2 7 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (1.17%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.00%) ISEB
3 6 (1.00%) MCSE
3 6 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
3 6 (1.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.67%) GIAC
4 4 (0.67%) GCIA
4 4 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.50%) CCNP
5 3 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.33%) VCP5
6 2 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.33%) CISA
6 2 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.67%) QA
2 7 (1.17%) MiFID
2 7 (1.17%) EMIR
3 6 (1.00%) AIFMD
4 5 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.83%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.67%) UCITS
6 3 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.33%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.33%) COBIT
8 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.17%) WAI
8 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.17%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.17%) UAG
5 1 (0.17%) NFS
5 1 (0.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.34%) SCCM
3 5 (0.83%) SCOM
4 4 (0.67%) SCDPM
5 3 (0.50%) Control-M
6 2 (0.33%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.33%) Puppet
6 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 59 (9.85%) Oracle
2 57 (9.52%) Charles River
3 52 (8.68%) Microsoft
4 45 (7.51%) thinkFolio
5 22 (3.67%) Bloomberg
6 21 (3.51%) Sybase
7 20 (3.34%) Business Objects
8 18 (3.01%) HP
8 18 (3.01%) Informatica
9 13 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (2.17%) VMware
10 11 (1.84%) Cisco
11 10 (1.67%) Citrix
12 8 (1.34%) NetApp
12 8 (1.34%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.34%) Sophis
12 8 (1.34%) Telerik
12 8 (1.34%) SimCorp
13 7 (1.17%) Yardi
13 7 (1.17%) F5
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Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £550 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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London
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Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
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