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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 209 238 203
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -35
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 216 187 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.02% 0.88% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.10% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 143 179
Average daily rate £525 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £128.75 -
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
17658 17038 17712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.38% 80.34% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12589 12189 12162
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 200 245
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.39 £47.50 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +26 44 £500 -4.76% 30
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 229 (44.81%) Finance
2 171 (33.46%) Banking
3 161 (31.51%) Asset Management
4 146 (28.57%) SQL
5 92 (18.00%) SQL Server
6 84 (16.44%) Front Office
7 83 (16.24%) Microsoft
8 73 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 72 (14.09%) Project Management
10 59 (11.55%) C#
11 57 (11.15%) MS Excel
11 57 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
12 56 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 55 (10.76%) Business Analysis
14 54 (10.57%) Derivative
15 53 (10.37%) Windows
16 52 (10.18%) CRM
16 52 (10.18%) Fixed Income
16 52 (10.18%) Fund Management
17 50 (9.78%) Wealth Management
18 49 (9.59%) .NET
19 47 (9.20%) Investment Banking
20 46 (9.00%) Oracle
21 45 (8.81%) Migration
22 38 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 37 (7.24%) Management Information System
24 36 (7.05%) Change Management
24 36 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 34 (6.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 34 (6.65%) Degree

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.15%) IIS
3 8 (1.57%) Confluence
4 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.59%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.39%) JBoss
6 2 (0.39%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.39%) Node.js
6 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.20%) CMS
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 57 (11.15%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 20 (3.91%) MS Visio
3 14 (2.74%) MS Office
4 13 (2.54%) MS Project
5 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (5.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (4.50%) thinkFolio
3 22 (4.31%) Markit EDM
4 8 (1.57%) SimCorp Dimension
5 4 (0.78%) LatentZero
5 4 (0.78%) Sonata
5 4 (0.78%) Tercero
6 3 (0.59%) Eagle PACE
6 3 (0.59%) Front Arena
6 3 (0.59%) HFM
6 3 (0.59%) Relativity
6 3 (0.59%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.39%) Minerva
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.39%) RMDS
7 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.39%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.20%) Advent Geneva
8 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.17%) Office 365
3 5 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.59%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.20%) Heroku
5 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.74%) SSL
1 14 (2.74%) VPN
2 10 (1.96%) Firewall
2 10 (1.96%) LAN
2 10 (1.96%) WAN
3 7 (1.37%) SAN
4 6 (1.17%) Intranet
5 5 (0.98%) Internet
5 5 (0.98%) MPLS
6 4 (0.78%) BIG-IP
7 3 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.59%) DMZ
7 3 (0.59%) DNS
7 3 (0.59%) NetScaler
7 3 (0.59%) Network Security
7 3 (0.59%) OSPF
7 3 (0.59%) SMTP
7 3 (0.59%) SNMP
7 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (2.35%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (1.76%) Power BI
9 9 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.57%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.37%) Big Data
11 7 (1.37%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.17%) OLAP
12 6 (1.17%) OLTP
12 6 (1.17%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 26 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (3.91%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.15%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.15%) JIRA
3 11 (2.15%) NUnit
4 9 (1.76%) MSTest
5 8 (1.57%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.98%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.59%) Protractor
7 3 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.39%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.39%) Maven
8 2 (0.39%) Moq
8 2 (0.39%) MSI
8 2 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
8 2 (0.39%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.39%) StyleCop
8 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 229 (44.81%) Finance
2 171 (33.46%) Banking
3 84 (16.44%) Front Office
4 47 (9.20%) Investment Banking
5 32 (6.26%) Back Office
5 32 (6.26%) Marketing
6 17 (3.33%) Legal
7 11 (2.15%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.96%) Retail
9 8 (1.57%) Private Banking
10 7 (1.37%) Advertising
11 4 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.78%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Games
12 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.20%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 228 (44.62%) Analyst
2 144 (28.18%) Business Analyst
3 93 (18.20%) Developer
4 46 (9.00%) Project Manager
5 32 (6.26%) Asset Management Analyst
5 32 (6.26%) Support Analyst
6 30 (5.87%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 30 (5.87%) C# Developer
7 29 (5.68%) Consultant
8 26 (5.09%) .NET Developer
8 26 (5.09%) Senior Analyst
9 25 (4.89%) Investment Management Business Analyst
10 24 (4.70%) Applications Support
11 20 (3.91%) Architect
11 20 (3.91%) SQL Developer
12 19 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
12 19 (3.72%) Data Analyst
12 19 (3.72%) Senior Business Analyst
13 16 (3.13%) Charles River Business Analyst
13 16 (3.13%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.59%) .NET
2 31 (6.07%) ASP.NET
3 27 (5.28%) XML
4 25 (4.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (4.31%) .NET Framework
6 21 (4.11%) Web Services
7 20 (3.91%) HTML
8 16 (3.13%) Entity Framework
9 14 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 13 (2.54%) FIX Protocol
11 12 (2.35%) AngularJS
11 12 (2.35%) Middleware
12 10 (1.96%) HTML5
13 9 (1.76%) ADO.NET
13 9 (1.76%) Unity DI Container
13 9 (1.76%) WPF
14 8 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (1.57%) CSS
14 8 (1.57%) jQuery
15 6 (1.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (10.57%) Derivative
3 52 (10.18%) Fixed Income
4 37 (7.24%) Management Information System
5 34 (6.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 32 (6.26%) Equities
7 21 (4.11%) Hedge funds
8 15 (2.94%) PKI
9 14 (2.74%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.96%) Data Integration
11 9 (1.76%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.76%) Reference Data
12 8 (1.57%) Replication
12 8 (1.57%) User Experience
13 7 (1.37%) Data Centre
13 7 (1.37%) e-Learning
13 7 (1.37%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.37%) Video Editing
14 6 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (10.37%) Windows
2 25 (4.89%) Unix
3 22 (4.31%) Linux
4 18 (3.52%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 13 (2.54%) Solaris
7 11 (2.15%) AIX
7 11 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.96%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.78%) SUSE
12 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (31.51%) Asset Management
2 73 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (14.09%) Project Management
4 56 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (10.76%) Business Analysis
6 52 (10.18%) CRM
6 52 (10.18%) Fund Management
7 50 (9.78%) Wealth Management
8 45 (8.81%) Migration
9 36 (7.05%) Change Management
10 31 (6.07%) Analytics
10 31 (6.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 30 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (5.68%) Portfolio Management
13 28 (5.48%) Data Modelling
13 28 (5.48%) MVC
13 28 (5.48%) SDLC
14 26 (5.09%) Data Management
14 26 (5.09%) Scrum
15 24 (4.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 146 (28.57%) SQL
2 59 (11.55%) C#
3 29 (5.68%) JavaScript
4 25 (4.89%) PowerShell
4 25 (4.89%) T-SQL
5 17 (3.33%) VBA
6 15 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 14 (2.74%) Java
8 12 (2.35%) VBScript
9 9 (1.76%) C
10 8 (1.57%) MATLAB
10 8 (1.57%) Perl
10 8 (1.57%) Python
11 6 (1.17%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.98%) VB
13 4 (0.78%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.78%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.78%) XAML
14 3 (0.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (0.59%) Korn
Qualifications
1 34 (6.65%) Degree
2 8 (1.57%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.37%) CISA
3 7 (1.37%) CISM
3 7 (1.37%) CRISC
3 7 (1.37%) ISEB
4 6 (1.17%) PMP
5 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.78%) CCNA
6 4 (0.78%) CCSA
6 4 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.59%) ACCA
7 3 (0.59%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.48%) QA
2 20 (3.91%) MiFID
3 17 (3.33%) Data Quality
4 16 (3.13%) Solvency II
5 13 (2.54%) EMIR
6 9 (1.76%) AIFMD
7 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.98%) ISO20022
9 4 (0.78%) UCITS
10 3 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.59%) SLA
11 2 (0.39%) FATCA
12 1 (0.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (5.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.96%) XenDesktop
3 9 (1.76%) BitLocker
3 9 (1.76%) XenApp
4 5 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.59%) vCloud
6 3 (0.59%) vSphere
6 3 (0.59%) XenServer
7 2 (0.39%) NDS
7 2 (0.39%) Novell eDirectory
8 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.20%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.20%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (2.15%) SCCM
2 7 (1.37%) Control-M
2 7 (1.37%) Data Guard
2 7 (1.37%) Foglight
2 7 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.59%) Netcool
4 3 (0.59%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 3 (0.59%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.39%) SCOM
6 1 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.20%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.20%) Nagios
6 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 83 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 46 (9.00%) Oracle
3 32 (6.26%) Charles River
4 30 (5.87%) Bloomberg
5 18 (3.52%) Sybase
6 17 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (2.74%) Citrix
7 14 (2.74%) Reuters
8 13 (2.54%) iManage
9 11 (2.15%) Cisco
9 11 (2.15%) VMware
10 10 (1.96%) IBM
10 10 (1.96%) SAP
10 10 (1.96%) Siebel
11 9 (1.76%) SimCorp
12 8 (1.57%) Tableau
13 7 (1.37%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.17%) Atlassian
14 6 (1.17%) FactSet
14 6 (1.17%) Imperva
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago