The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 200 153 144
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -9
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 252 284 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.04% 1.31% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.73% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 221 256
Average daily rate £500 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £475 £440
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Investment Management
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -39 84 £500 -4.76% 37
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Mayfair - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 249 (50.30%) Finance
2 207 (41.82%) Asset Management
3 143 (28.89%) Banking
4 122 (24.65%) SQL
5 95 (19.19%) Front Office
6 85 (17.17%) SQL Server
7 81 (16.36%) Investment Banking
8 72 (14.55%) Fund Management
9 71 (14.34%) Fixed Income
10 68 (13.74%) Wealth Management
11 67 (13.54%) Project Management
12 65 (13.13%) Business Analysis
13 57 (11.52%) C#
13 57 (11.52%) Microsoft
14 47 (9.49%) Oracle
15 46 (9.29%) Charles River
16 42 (8.48%) Derivative
16 42 (8.48%) Degree
17 41 (8.28%) Back Office
18 40 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
18 40 (8.08%) Java
19 39 (7.88%) MS Excel
20 38 (7.68%) User Acceptance Testing
21 37 (7.47%) Windows
22 35 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
22 35 (7.07%) Migration
23 34 (6.87%) Risk Management
24 33 (6.67%) .NET
25 31 (6.26%) Markit EDM
26 28 (5.66%) Data Modelling

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.42%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.41%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.21%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.81%) Lync
5 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.61%) IIS
6 3 (0.61%) Confluence
7 2 (0.40%) WordPress
8 1 (0.20%) CMS
8 1 (0.20%) Apache
8 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.02%) MS Project
3 10 (2.02%) MS Office
4 4 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.40%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.20%) Weka
Business Applications
1 31 (6.26%) Markit EDM
2 19 (3.84%) LatentZero
3 9 (1.82%) Capstone
3 9 (1.82%) Tesseract
3 9 (1.82%) Minerva
4 7 (1.41%) Sentinel
5 5 (1.01%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.40%) SimCorp Dimension
8 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.20%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 1 (0.20%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.20%) Eagle STAR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.42%) HTTP
2 10 (2.02%) Firewall
3 7 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.41%) IP Telephony
4 4 (0.81%) DNS
4 4 (0.81%) Internet
5 3 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.40%) VoIP
6 2 (0.40%) SMTP
7 1 (0.20%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.20%) NetScreen
7 1 (0.20%) BGP
7 1 (0.20%) DHCP
7 1 (0.20%) FTP
7 1 (0.20%) LAN
7 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.20%) Network Security
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (1.41%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.41%) QlikView
9 5 (1.01%) PowerCenter
9 5 (1.01%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.81%) DTS
10 4 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.81%) MS Access
11 3 (0.61%) SAP BI
11 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (2.22%) Mockito
2 10 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (1.62%) Subversion
5 6 (1.21%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.21%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.01%) JUnit
6 5 (1.01%) JIRA
7 4 (0.81%) InstallShield
8 3 (0.61%) Maven
8 3 (0.61%) FlexUnit
9 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.40%) Rational Performance Tester
9 2 (0.40%) Toad
9 2 (0.40%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.20%) Ant
10 1 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
General
1 249 (50.30%) Finance
2 143 (28.89%) Banking
3 95 (19.19%) Front Office
4 81 (16.36%) Investment Banking
5 41 (8.28%) Back Office
6 19 (3.84%) Retail
7 18 (3.64%) Financial Institution
8 16 (3.23%) Legal
9 13 (2.63%) Private Banking
10 9 (1.82%) Marketing
11 8 (1.62%) Advertising
12 3 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.40%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.40%) Billing
13 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.20%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 205 (41.41%) Analyst
2 129 (26.06%) Business Analyst
3 116 (23.43%) Developer
4 83 (16.77%) Project Manager
5 26 (5.25%) C# Developer
6 22 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
6 22 (4.44%) SQL Developer
7 16 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 16 (3.23%) Applications Support
8 15 (3.03%) Senior Business Analyst
8 15 (3.03%) Analyst Developer
9 14 (2.83%) .NET Developer
10 13 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (2.42%) Data Analyst
11 12 (2.42%) Test Analyst
12 10 (2.02%) Java Developer
12 10 (2.02%) Consultant
13 9 (1.82%) Test Manager
13 9 (1.82%) Senior Manager
13 9 (1.82%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.67%) .NET
2 26 (5.25%) XML
3 16 (3.23%) WPF
4 15 (3.03%) WCF
5 11 (2.22%) RESTful
6 10 (2.02%) Java SE
7 8 (1.62%) Java EE
7 8 (1.62%) Spring
7 8 (1.62%) HTML
7 8 (1.62%) Middleware
8 7 (1.41%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.41%) EJB
8 7 (1.41%) Web Services
9 6 (1.21%) HTML5
9 6 (1.21%) EJB 3.0
9 6 (1.21%) JSON
9 6 (1.21%) Spring MVC
9 6 (1.21%) CSS
9 6 (1.21%) Swing
9 6 (1.21%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 71 (14.34%) Fixed Income
2 42 (8.48%) Derivative
3 26 (5.25%) Equities
4 25 (5.05%) Hedge funds
5 17 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (2.83%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.63%) Reference Data
8 10 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.02%) Mobile Payment
9 9 (1.82%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.41%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.41%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.01%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.81%) iPad
12 4 (0.81%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.81%) PKI
13 3 (0.61%) Replication
13 3 (0.61%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.61%) iPhone
14 2 (0.40%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.47%) Windows
2 23 (4.65%) UNIX
3 13 (2.63%) Linux
4 11 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.01%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
8 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (41.82%) Asset Management
2 72 (14.55%) Fund Management
3 68 (13.74%) Wealth Management
4 67 (13.54%) Project Management
5 65 (13.13%) Business Analysis
6 40 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (7.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 35 (7.07%) Migration
9 34 (6.87%) Risk Management
10 28 (5.66%) Data Modelling
11 27 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (5.25%) Change Management
13 25 (5.05%) CRM
14 20 (4.04%) Data Management
15 19 (3.84%) Workflow
16 18 (3.64%) Portfolio Management
17 17 (3.43%) ETL
17 17 (3.43%) Data Migration
18 16 (3.23%) Time Management
18 16 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 122 (24.65%) SQL
2 57 (11.52%) C#
3 40 (8.08%) Java
4 18 (3.64%) T-SQL
5 16 (3.23%) VBA
6 13 (2.63%) C
7 8 (1.62%) PL/SQL
7 8 (1.62%) Shell Script
8 7 (1.41%) Perl
9 6 (1.21%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.01%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.01%) C++
10 5 (1.01%) VBScript
11 4 (0.81%) Scala
11 4 (0.81%) Python
12 3 (0.61%) VB
13 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.40%) PHP
13 2 (0.40%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 42 (8.48%) Degree
2 5 (1.01%) MCSD
2 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.40%) CISSP
3 2 (0.40%) HND
4 1 (0.20%) ACCA
4 1 (0.20%) CISM
4 1 (0.20%) MBA
4 1 (0.20%) PhD
4 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.20%) ISEB
4 1 (0.20%) CCIE
4 1 (0.20%) CCNP
4 1 (0.20%) CFA
4 1 (0.20%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.82%) QA
2 7 (1.41%) EMIR
3 4 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.40%) Basel III
5 2 (0.40%) FATCA
5 2 (0.40%) COBIT
5 2 (0.40%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.20%) Basel II
6 1 (0.20%) GAAP
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.41%) SCCM
1 7 (1.41%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (0.81%) WMI
3 3 (0.61%) Control-M
4 2 (0.40%) SCOM
4 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 57 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.49%) Oracle
3 46 (9.29%) Charles River
4 25 (5.05%) thinkFolio
5 19 (3.84%) Sybase
6 14 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (2.42%) BI-SAM
8 11 (2.22%) SAP
9 10 (2.02%) Informatica
9 10 (2.02%) VMware
10 9 (1.82%) Bloomberg
10 9 (1.82%) Citrix
10 9 (1.82%) Cisco
11 8 (1.62%) Business Objects
11 8 (1.62%) JBoss
12 7 (1.41%) Avaya
12 7 (1.41%) Sophis
13 6 (1.21%) Avaloq
13 6 (1.21%) Fidessa
14 5 (1.01%) StatPro
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