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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 179 166 175
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 292 304 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.25% 1.33% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.68% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 234 216
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 £421 £400 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £650 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.15%
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
18365 18102 18348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.72% 78.99% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13067 12777 12671
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 226 280
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 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 3 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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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 -45 53 £550 - 55
Canary Wharf -7 6 £463 -22.91%
Docklands, London -5 1 £600 +9.09%
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 237 (44.22%) Finance
2 208 (38.81%) Asset Management
3 160 (29.85%) SQL
4 116 (21.64%) Banking
5 90 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (15.86%) Project Management
7 84 (15.67%) Front Office
8 81 (15.11%) Business Analysis
9 72 (13.43%) SQL Server
10 69 (12.87%) Investment Banking
11 62 (11.57%) Fund Management
11 62 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 61 (11.38%) Oracle
13 54 (10.07%) Wealth Management
14 53 (9.89%) Fixed Income
15 52 (9.70%) Derivative
16 51 (9.51%) Markit EDM
17 47 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
18 44 (8.21%) Microsoft
18 44 (8.21%) Migration
18 44 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
19 41 (7.65%) Equities
19 41 (7.65%) Back Office
20 39 (7.28%) thinkFolio
21 38 (7.09%) Windows
22 37 (6.90%) Data Modelling
22 37 (6.90%) Hedge funds
23 35 (6.53%) C#
23 35 (6.53%) Charles River
24 34 (6.34%) MS Excel

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 16 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.31%) IIS
3 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.56%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.56%) SAS
4 2 (0.37%) Confluence
4 2 (0.37%) Lync
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.19%) JBoss
5 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.19%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.99%) MS Visio
2 16 (2.99%) MS Office
3 15 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.49%) MS Project
5 3 (0.56%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS
6 1 (0.19%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 51 (9.51%) Markit EDM
2 39 (7.28%) thinkFolio
3 11 (2.05%) SimCorp Dimension
3 11 (2.05%) LatentZero
4 10 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (1.68%) Eagle PACE
6 8 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (1.49%) SAP FI
6 8 (1.49%) SAP CO
7 7 (1.31%) Sentinel
8 6 (1.12%) Tesseract
8 6 (1.12%) Minerva
9 4 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.37%) Global One
10 2 (0.37%) HiPortfolio
10 2 (0.37%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.37%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.49%) SaaS
2 3 (0.56%) Force.com
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Heroku
3 1 (0.19%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.05%) Firewall
2 8 (1.49%) LAN
3 6 (1.12%) WAN
3 6 (1.12%) LDAP
4 5 (0.93%) VPN
4 5 (0.93%) Wireless
5 4 (0.75%) BIG-IP
5 4 (0.75%) DNS
5 4 (0.75%) VoIP
5 4 (0.75%) Internet
6 3 (0.56%) DMZ
7 2 (0.37%) Intranet
7 2 (0.37%) MPLS
7 2 (0.37%) OSPF
7 2 (0.37%) BGP
7 2 (0.37%) VRRP
7 2 (0.37%) HTTP
7 2 (0.37%) SNMP
7 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.37%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (1.87%) DTS
7 8 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.49%) Essbase
8 7 (1.31%) OLTP
9 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.56%) Big Data
10 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.37%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.37%) DataStage
11 2 (0.37%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 18 (3.36%) JIRA
2 6 (1.12%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.75%) Zephyr
4 3 (0.56%) Ant
4 3 (0.56%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.56%) NUnit
5 2 (0.37%) ERwin
5 2 (0.37%) MSTest
5 2 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (0.37%) Moq
5 2 (0.37%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.19%) JMeter
6 1 (0.19%) Subversion
6 1 (0.19%) Maven
General
1 237 (44.22%) Finance
2 116 (21.64%) Banking
3 84 (15.67%) Front Office
4 69 (12.87%) Investment Banking
5 41 (7.65%) Back Office
6 21 (3.92%) Legal
7 14 (2.61%) Retail
8 13 (2.43%) Marketing
9 8 (1.49%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.31%) Advertising
11 5 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (0.93%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.56%) Law
14 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.19%) International Banking
15 1 (0.19%) Publishing
15 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 259 (48.32%) Analyst
2 153 (28.54%) Business Analyst
3 88 (16.42%) Developer
4 78 (14.55%) Project Manager
5 40 (7.46%) Data Analyst
6 29 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 26 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
8 24 (4.48%) Architect
9 22 (4.10%) Applications Support
10 18 (3.36%) C# Developer
11 16 (2.99%) Senior Business Analyst
12 15 (2.80%) Test Analyst
13 13 (2.43%) Programme Manager
13 13 (2.43%) Applications Support Analyst
14 10 (1.87%) Data Architect
14 10 (1.87%) IT Project Manager
14 10 (1.87%) Project Analyst
15 9 (1.68%) Financial Business Analyst
15 9 (1.68%) Technical Architect
15 9 (1.68%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.41%) .NET
2 16 (2.99%) XML
3 15 (2.80%) Web Services
3 15 (2.80%) WCF
4 12 (2.24%) WPF
4 12 (2.24%) Middleware
4 12 (2.24%) HTML
5 8 (1.49%) HTML5
6 6 (1.12%) CSS
6 6 (1.12%) SOAP
6 6 (1.12%) MSMQ
7 4 (0.75%) XML Schema
7 4 (0.75%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.75%) WinForms
7 4 (0.75%) XMPP
7 4 (0.75%) LINQ
8 3 (0.56%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.56%) Swing
8 3 (0.56%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.37%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.89%) Fixed Income
2 52 (9.70%) Derivative
3 44 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (7.65%) Equities
5 37 (6.90%) Hedge funds
6 18 (3.36%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.99%) Data Integration
7 16 (2.99%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.24%) Reference Data
8 12 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.68%) User Experience
10 7 (1.31%) Data Centre
11 5 (0.93%) Data Conversion
11 5 (0.93%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.75%) Statistics
12 4 (0.75%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.56%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.09%) Windows
2 17 (3.17%) Linux
3 11 (2.05%) UNIX
4 9 (1.68%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.93%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.93%) Windows 8
7 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.37%) Solaris
8 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.19%) CentOS
9 1 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (38.81%) Asset Management
2 90 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (15.86%) Project Management
4 81 (15.11%) Business Analysis
5 62 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (11.57%) Fund Management
6 54 (10.07%) Wealth Management
7 44 (8.21%) Migration
8 37 (6.90%) Data Modelling
9 33 (6.16%) Data Analysis
10 32 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 31 (5.78%) ITIL
12 29 (5.41%) ETL
13 28 (5.22%) Risk Management
14 27 (5.04%) Change Management
14 27 (5.04%) Data Management
15 26 (4.85%) Workflow
15 26 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (4.29%) Data Migration
17 21 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 160 (29.85%) SQL
2 35 (6.53%) C#
3 32 (5.97%) T-SQL
4 20 (3.73%) Java
5 13 (2.43%) JavaScript
6 12 (2.24%) VBA
7 9 (1.68%) C++
8 8 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.12%) Python
10 5 (0.93%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.37%) Scala
11 2 (0.37%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.37%) C
12 1 (0.19%) Perl
12 1 (0.19%) PHP
12 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.19%) SOQL
12 1 (0.19%) SOSL
12 1 (0.19%) PeopleCode
12 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (5.04%) Degree
2 9 (1.68%) ISEB
3 7 (1.31%) CISSP
4 6 (1.12%) ACCA
4 6 (1.12%) CIMA
5 4 (0.75%) CISM
6 3 (0.56%) CCSA
6 3 (0.56%) CISA
6 3 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.19%) PMP
8 1 (0.19%) PhD
8 1 (0.19%) CEH
8 1 (0.19%) CFA
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.19%) IIBA
8 1 (0.19%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.80%) QA
2 10 (1.87%) MiFID
3 9 (1.68%) Solvency II
4 6 (1.12%) EMIR
5 4 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.75%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.75%) GAAP
6 3 (0.56%) FATCA
6 3 (0.56%) COBIT
7 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.37%) UCITS
8 1 (0.19%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (3.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.75%) XenApp
4 3 (0.56%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.19%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) UAG
6 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (2.61%) SCCM
2 10 (1.87%) Control-M
3 7 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.93%) SCOM
5 4 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.19%) Ansible
7 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (11.38%) Oracle
2 44 (8.21%) Microsoft
3 35 (6.53%) Charles River
4 18 (3.36%) Reuters
4 18 (3.36%) Citrix
5 17 (3.17%) Bloomberg
6 15 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (2.43%) Business Objects
8 12 (2.24%) Informatica
9 11 (2.05%) VMware
9 11 (2.05%) SimCorp
10 10 (1.87%) SAP
11 9 (1.68%) Adobe
11 9 (1.68%) Hyperion
12 7 (1.31%) HP
12 7 (1.31%) Cisco
13 6 (1.12%) IBM
13 6 (1.12%) Sybase
14 5 (0.93%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.93%) Vermilion
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