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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 180 199 129
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -70
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 285 282 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.16% 1.12% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.45% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 218 313
Average daily rate
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£525 £494 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% -5.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £364 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £616 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £418
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +19.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
19039 19480 19425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.74% 77.50% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13435 13648 13085
Average daily rate £450 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 244 373
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £15.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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.

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Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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City of London +5 82 £525 +5.00% 39
Canary Wharf - - - -
Paddington - - - -
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 262 (43.81%) Finance
2 230 (38.46%) Asset Management
3 176 (29.43%) SQL
4 119 (19.90%) Banking
5 108 (18.06%) Fund Management
6 99 (16.56%) Front Office
7 88 (14.72%) Business Analysis
8 83 (13.88%) Project Management
9 75 (12.54%) SQL Server
10 66 (11.04%) Charles River
11 59 (9.87%) Wealth Management
12 57 (9.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 56 (9.36%) Oracle
13 56 (9.36%) Windows
14 55 (9.20%) Markit EDM
15 54 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
15 54 (9.03%) Investment Banking
16 53 (8.86%) Fixed Income
16 53 (8.86%) Microsoft
17 52 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
18 48 (8.03%) Migration
19 47 (7.86%) MS Excel
20 46 (7.69%) .NET
21 41 (6.86%) Data Management
22 40 (6.69%) Data Analysis
22 40 (6.69%) thinkFolio
22 40 (6.69%) C#
23 39 (6.52%) VBA
23 39 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
24 38 (6.35%) XML

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.84%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.51%) Confluence
4 8 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (1.34%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.67%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.50%) IIS
6 3 (0.50%) CMS
6 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.33%) Lync
7 2 (0.33%) WordPress
7 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.33%) Apache
7 2 (0.33%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 47 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.85%) MS Office
3 8 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.17%) MS Project
4 7 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 55 (9.20%) Markit EDM
2 22 (3.68%) LatentZero
3 14 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.84%) Sentinel
5 6 (1.00%) Minerva
6 4 (0.67%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.67%) LongView
6 4 (0.67%) SAP PS
6 4 (0.67%) Front Arena
6 4 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.67%) SimCorp Dimension
7 3 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.50%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.50%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.33%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 2 (0.33%) PolarLake
8 2 (0.33%) Tesseract
9 1 (0.17%) CA Clarity
9 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.17%) IaaS
2 1 (0.17%) Force.com
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.17%) Firewall
1 13 (2.17%) Internet
2 11 (1.84%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.84%) Intranet
3 5 (0.84%) DNS
3 5 (0.84%) LAN
3 5 (0.84%) WAN
4 4 (0.67%) Network Security
4 4 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.50%) LDAP
5 3 (0.50%) VPN
5 3 (0.50%) BGP
6 2 (0.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.33%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.33%) HTTP
6 2 (0.33%) SSH
6 2 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.17%) VLAN
7 1 (0.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.34%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.34%) QlikView
7 7 (1.17%) MS Access
8 6 (1.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.84%) Data Mart
9 5 (0.84%) DTS
9 5 (0.84%) PowerCenter
9 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.67%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (0.67%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.50%) MySQL
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 16 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (2.34%) JIRA
3 10 (1.67%) JUnit
4 9 (1.51%) Maven
5 7 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (1.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.00%) Subversion
7 5 (0.84%) Selenium
8 4 (0.67%) NUnit
9 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.33%) Rational Performance Tester
10 2 (0.33%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.33%) Toad
11 1 (0.17%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.17%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 262 (43.81%) Finance
2 119 (19.90%) Banking
3 99 (16.56%) Front Office
4 54 (9.03%) Investment Banking
5 35 (5.85%) Back Office
6 30 (5.02%) Retail
7 23 (3.85%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.84%) Private Banking
9 9 (1.51%) Legal
10 7 (1.17%) Marketing
11 4 (0.67%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.67%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.50%) Billing
12 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.50%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.17%) International Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Local Government
14 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 287 (47.99%) Analyst
2 168 (28.09%) Business Analyst
3 111 (18.56%) Developer
4 81 (13.55%) Project Manager
5 33 (5.52%) Architect
6 32 (5.35%) Test Analyst
7 28 (4.68%) Data Analyst
8 27 (4.52%) Senior Analyst
9 26 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 26 (4.35%) Applications Support
10 18 (3.01%) Consultant
11 17 (2.84%) Technical Architect
11 17 (2.84%) Senior Manager
11 17 (2.84%) Business Manager
12 15 (2.51%) SQL Developer
13 14 (2.34%) Applications Support Analyst
14 12 (2.01%) Senior Business Analyst
15 11 (1.84%) Infrastructure Architect
16 10 (1.67%) Programme Manager
16 10 (1.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (7.69%) .NET
2 38 (6.35%) XML
3 18 (3.01%) Web Services
4 13 (2.17%) HTML
5 12 (2.01%) WPF
6 11 (1.84%) jQuery
7 10 (1.67%) ASP.NET
8 9 (1.51%) Swing
9 8 (1.34%) Middleware
9 8 (1.34%) CSS
10 7 (1.17%) HTML5
11 6 (1.00%) WSDL
12 5 (0.84%) Java EE
12 5 (0.84%) Hibernate
12 5 (0.84%) JDO
12 5 (0.84%) EJB
12 5 (0.84%) AutoMapper
12 5 (0.84%) Kendo UI
12 5 (0.84%) Caliburn.Micro
12 5 (0.84%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.86%) Fixed Income
2 39 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (6.02%) Derivative
4 29 (4.85%) Equities
5 18 (3.01%) Hedge funds
6 16 (2.68%) User Experience
7 12 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.84%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.34%) Reference Data
10 6 (1.00%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.00%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.00%) Replication
11 5 (0.84%) PMI
11 5 (0.84%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.84%) iPad
11 5 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.67%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.67%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 56 (9.36%) Windows
2 36 (6.02%) UNIX
3 15 (2.51%) Linux
4 10 (1.67%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.67%) Solaris
8 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.33%) AIX
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.17%) HPUX
10 1 (0.17%) SUSE
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Android
10 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (38.46%) Asset Management
2 108 (18.06%) Fund Management
3 88 (14.72%) Business Analysis
4 83 (13.88%) Project Management
5 59 (9.87%) Wealth Management
6 57 (9.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 54 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 52 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (8.03%) Migration
10 41 (6.86%) Data Management
11 40 (6.69%) Data Analysis
12 37 (6.19%) CRM
13 32 (5.35%) Portfolio Management
14 28 (4.68%) ETL
15 26 (4.35%) Data Modelling
16 23 (3.85%) Risk Management
16 23 (3.85%) Scrum
17 22 (3.68%) Test Scripting
18 21 (3.51%) Change Management
18 21 (3.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 176 (29.43%) SQL
2 40 (6.69%) C#
3 39 (6.52%) VBA
4 34 (5.69%) Java
5 24 (4.01%) T-SQL
6 17 (2.84%) JavaScript
7 13 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 11 (1.84%) C
8 11 (1.84%) C++
9 8 (1.34%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.00%) XAML
10 6 (1.00%) PHP
11 5 (0.84%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.67%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.67%) Python
12 4 (0.67%) Perl
12 4 (0.67%) VB
12 4 (0.67%) Ruby
13 3 (0.50%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (3.68%) Degree
2 7 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (1.17%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.00%) ISEB
3 6 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.00%) CISSP
3 6 (1.00%) MCSE
4 5 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.67%) GIAC
5 4 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.67%) CCNP
5 4 (0.67%) GCIA
5 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.50%) CCIE
6 3 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.33%) VCP5
7 2 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.52%) QA
2 10 (1.67%) EMIR
3 9 (1.51%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.34%) AIFMD
5 4 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.50%) UCITS
7 2 (0.33%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.33%) COBIT
7 2 (0.33%) MiFID
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 17 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.84%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.17%) Squid
5 1 (0.17%) NFS
5 1 (0.17%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.34%) SCCM
3 6 (1.00%) SCOM
4 4 (0.67%) SCDPM
5 3 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.33%) Puppet
6 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.33%) Control-M
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.33%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.17%) OpenView
7 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 66 (11.04%) Charles River
2 56 (9.36%) Oracle
3 53 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 40 (6.69%) thinkFolio
5 26 (4.35%) Sybase
6 23 (3.85%) Bloomberg
7 20 (3.34%) HP
8 19 (3.18%) Business Objects
8 19 (3.18%) Informatica
9 13 (2.17%) VMware
10 12 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (2.01%) Sophis
11 9 (1.51%) SimCorp
11 9 (1.51%) SAP
11 9 (1.51%) JBoss
11 9 (1.51%) Calypso
11 9 (1.51%) Cisco
12 7 (1.17%) Citrix
12 7 (1.17%) Reuters
12 7 (1.17%) NetApp
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