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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 189 187 196
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 288 284 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.22% 1.17% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.48% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 206 224
Average daily rate
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£544 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
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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
18940 19187 19819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.97% 79.17% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13551 13366 13861
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 220 235
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.62 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £53.00 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 September 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 September 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -23 49 £525 -4.54% 33
Canary Wharf -4 5 £438 -27.08%
Docklands, London -6 3 £400 -27.27%
Investment Management
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 269 (45.59%) Finance
2 234 (39.66%) Asset Management
3 156 (26.44%) SQL
4 133 (22.54%) Banking
5 124 (21.02%) Project Management
6 104 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (13.90%) Front Office
8 78 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 78 (13.22%) Investment Banking
9 71 (12.03%) Business Analysis
10 65 (11.02%) Wealth Management
10 65 (11.02%) SQL Server
11 60 (10.17%) Fund Management
12 58 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
13 57 (9.66%) Oracle
14 53 (8.98%) Fixed Income
15 49 (8.31%) Derivative
16 45 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
17 44 (7.46%) Migration
18 43 (7.29%) Windows
18 43 (7.29%) Microsoft
19 40 (6.78%) Equities
20 38 (6.44%) Markit EDM
21 36 (6.10%) Scrum
22 35 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
23 34 (5.76%) Charles River
23 34 (5.76%) thinkFolio
24 33 (5.59%) Data Analysis
24 33 (5.59%) MS Excel
24 33 (5.59%) C#

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 18 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.85%) IIS
2 5 (0.85%) Confluence
3 4 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.34%) JBoss
5 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.34%) SAS
5 2 (0.34%) Lync
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.17%) Node.js
6 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.17%) CMS
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.05%) MS Visio
2 18 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (2.88%) MS Office
4 8 (1.36%) MS Project
5 4 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.51%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.17%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 38 (6.44%) Markit EDM
2 34 (5.76%) thinkFolio
3 12 (2.03%) LatentZero
4 11 (1.86%) SimCorp Dimension
5 10 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (1.69%) SAP BPC
6 9 (1.53%) Eagle PACE
7 8 (1.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (1.36%) SAP FI
7 8 (1.36%) SAP CO
8 6 (1.02%) Sentinel
9 4 (0.68%) Tesseract
9 4 (0.68%) Minerva
9 4 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.34%) Global One
10 2 (0.34%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.34%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.17%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.02%) SaaS
2 3 (0.51%) Force.com
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.17%) PaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Heroku
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.88%) Firewall
2 9 (1.53%) Wireless
2 9 (1.53%) LAN
3 8 (1.36%) BIG-IP
4 7 (1.19%) WAN
4 7 (1.19%) VPN
4 7 (1.19%) Internet
5 6 (1.02%) DMZ
6 5 (0.85%) MPLS
6 5 (0.85%) OSPF
6 5 (0.85%) BGP
6 5 (0.85%) VRRP
6 5 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.85%) LDAP
6 5 (0.85%) IPsec
6 5 (0.85%) HSRP
6 5 (0.85%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (0.85%) Software-Defined Networking
6 5 (0.85%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 45 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (3.56%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.36%) DTS
8 7 (1.19%) OLTP
8 7 (1.19%) SAP BW
8 7 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.19%) Essbase
8 7 (1.19%) QlikView
9 6 (1.02%) MySQL
10 5 (0.85%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.85%) Big Data
10 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.51%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 24 (4.07%) JIRA
2 6 (1.02%) SoapUI
3 5 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.68%) Zephyr
4 4 (0.68%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.68%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.51%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.51%) Ant
6 2 (0.34%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.34%) NUnit
6 2 (0.34%) Subversion
6 2 (0.34%) ERwin
6 2 (0.34%) MSTest
6 2 (0.34%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.34%) Moq
7 1 (0.17%) Mocha
7 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.17%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 269 (45.59%) Finance
2 133 (22.54%) Banking
3 82 (13.90%) Front Office
4 78 (13.22%) Investment Banking
5 30 (5.08%) Back Office
6 23 (3.90%) Legal
7 19 (3.22%) Marketing
8 16 (2.71%) Retail
9 14 (2.37%) Advertising
10 8 (1.36%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.36%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (1.02%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.51%) Law
14 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.17%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 278 (47.12%) Analyst
2 159 (26.95%) Business Analyst
3 100 (16.95%) Project Manager
4 85 (14.41%) Developer
5 44 (7.46%) Senior Analyst
6 36 (6.10%) Data Analyst
7 33 (5.59%) Senior Business Analyst
8 32 (5.42%) Support Analyst
9 22 (3.73%) Architect
10 21 (3.56%) Consultant
11 19 (3.22%) Test Analyst
12 16 (2.71%) Programme Manager
12 16 (2.71%) C# Developer
13 15 (2.54%) Applications Support
14 13 (2.20%) SAP Manager
15 12 (2.03%) Applications Support Analyst
15 12 (2.03%) SAP Project Manager
16 10 (1.69%) SQL Developer
16 10 (1.69%) Desktop Analyst
16 10 (1.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.25%) .NET
2 17 (2.88%) XML
3 16 (2.71%) HTML
4 15 (2.54%) Middleware
4 15 (2.54%) WCF
5 12 (2.03%) Web Services
6 11 (1.86%) WPF
7 9 (1.53%) HTML5
8 7 (1.19%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.02%) SOAP
9 6 (1.02%) MSMQ
9 6 (1.02%) XMPP
10 5 (0.85%) jQuery
10 5 (0.85%) CSS
10 5 (0.85%) 802.1X
11 4 (0.68%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.68%) XML Schema
11 4 (0.68%) Swing
11 4 (0.68%) LINQ
12 3 (0.51%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (8.98%) Fixed Income
3 49 (8.31%) Derivative
4 40 (6.78%) Equities
5 32 (5.42%) Hedge funds
6 26 (4.41%) Management Information System
7 23 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (3.22%) Reference Data
9 16 (2.71%) Data Structures
10 13 (2.20%) User Experience
11 11 (1.86%) Data Integration
12 8 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.19%) Data Conversion
13 7 (1.19%) PMI
13 7 (1.19%) Data Centre
14 6 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (0.85%) Market Risk
15 5 (0.85%) Computer Science
16 4 (0.68%) SWIFT
17 3 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.29%) Windows
2 24 (4.07%) Linux
3 13 (2.20%) UNIX
3 13 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (2.03%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.68%) Windows 8
5 4 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.68%) Solaris
5 4 (0.68%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) SUSE
8 1 (0.17%) AIX
8 1 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (39.66%) Asset Management
2 124 (21.02%) Project Management
3 104 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (12.03%) Business Analysis
6 65 (11.02%) Wealth Management
7 60 (10.17%) Fund Management
8 44 (7.46%) Migration
9 36 (6.10%) Scrum
10 35 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (5.59%) Data Analysis
12 31 (5.25%) Data Management
12 31 (5.25%) ITIL
12 31 (5.25%) PRINCE2
13 30 (5.08%) Data Modelling
13 30 (5.08%) Change Management
14 28 (4.75%) Risk Management
14 28 (4.75%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (4.58%) ETL
16 25 (4.24%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (26.44%) SQL
2 33 (5.59%) C#
3 26 (4.41%) Java
4 25 (4.24%) T-SQL
5 18 (3.05%) VBA
6 17 (2.88%) JavaScript
7 12 (2.03%) PL/SQL
8 7 (1.19%) C++
9 6 (1.02%) Python
9 6 (1.02%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.85%) Perl
10 5 (0.85%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.68%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.68%) PHP
11 4 (0.68%) C
11 4 (0.68%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.51%) VB
13 2 (0.34%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.34%) Scala
13 2 (0.34%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 27 (4.58%) Degree
2 9 (1.53%) PMI Certification
3 8 (1.36%) ISEB
4 7 (1.19%) CISSP
4 7 (1.19%) ACCA
4 7 (1.19%) CIMA
5 6 (1.02%) CCSA
6 5 (0.85%) CISM
7 3 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.34%) PMP
8 2 (0.34%) CISA
9 1 (0.17%) PhD
9 1 (0.17%) CEH
9 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.17%) IIBA
9 1 (0.17%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.25%) QA
2 17 (2.88%) Solvency II
3 15 (2.54%) MiFID
4 9 (1.53%) EMIR
4 9 (1.53%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (1.02%) AIFMD
7 5 (0.85%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.68%) FATCA
9 3 (0.51%) GAAP
10 1 (0.17%) SLA
10 1 (0.17%) Basel II
10 1 (0.17%) Basel III
10 1 (0.17%) UCITS
System Software
1 18 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.51%) XenApp
4 2 (0.34%) Docker
4 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (2.03%) SCCM
2 9 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.02%) Nagios
3 6 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (0.68%) SCOM
5 3 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.34%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.34%) Puppet
6 2 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.34%) Control-M
7 1 (0.17%) Netcool
7 1 (0.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.17%) Ansible
7 1 (0.17%) logstash
7 1 (0.17%) Icinga
Vendors
1 57 (9.66%) Oracle
2 43 (7.29%) Microsoft
3 34 (5.76%) Charles River
4 22 (3.73%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (3.56%) SAP
6 19 (3.22%) Bloomberg
7 18 (3.05%) Reuters
8 15 (2.54%) Informatica
8 15 (2.54%) Citrix
9 13 (2.20%) SimCorp
10 11 (1.86%) Cisco
10 11 (1.86%) Adobe
11 10 (1.69%) HP
11 10 (1.69%) VMware
12 9 (1.53%) Tableau
12 9 (1.53%) Fidessa
13 8 (1.36%) IBM
13 8 (1.36%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.19%) Hyperion
14 7 (1.19%) Sybase
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