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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 225 172 204
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +32
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 221 295 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.02% 1.33% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.64% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 222 193
Median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
18259 18023 18246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.95% 81.01% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13352 12665 13083
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.31 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.64 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Investment Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +27 49 £550 +1.14% 43
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 202 (45.70%) Finance
2 193 (43.67%) Asset Management
3 117 (26.47%) Banking
4 94 (21.27%) SQL
5 82 (18.55%) Front Office
6 76 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (17.19%) Wealth Management
7 74 (16.74%) Project Management
8 63 (14.25%) SQL Server
9 58 (13.12%) C#
10 53 (11.99%) Microsoft
11 51 (11.54%) Business Analysis
12 45 (10.18%) Investment Banking
12 45 (10.18%) Bloomberg
13 43 (9.73%) .NET
14 42 (9.50%) Back Office
14 42 (9.50%) SDLC
15 40 (9.05%) Charles River
16 37 (8.37%) MS Excel
16 37 (8.37%) Fund Management
17 35 (7.92%) Change Management
17 35 (7.92%) Derivative
18 34 (7.69%) PRINCE2
19 33 (7.47%) Migration
20 32 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
21 31 (7.01%) Windows
22 30 (6.79%) Fixed Income
23 29 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
24 26 (5.88%) Oracle
24 26 (5.88%) Data Management

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (2.49%) Confluence
2 10 (2.26%) IIS
3 9 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.13%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (0.68%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.45%) CMS
6 2 (0.45%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.45%) SAS
6 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (8.37%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.85%) MS Project
3 16 (3.62%) MS Office
4 11 (2.49%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (4.07%) Markit EDM
1 18 (4.07%) thinkFolio
2 8 (1.81%) Hi Portfolio
3 5 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.90%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.68%) Salerio
6 2 (0.45%) Beauchamp
6 2 (0.45%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (0.45%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.45%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.23%) Advent Geneva
7 1 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.23%) Minerva
7 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.23%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.23%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.13%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (0.90%) Heroku
5 3 (0.68%) PaaS
6 2 (0.45%) Force.com
6 2 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.58%) Kerberos
2 4 (0.90%) Firewall
2 4 (0.90%) LDAP
2 4 (0.90%) SSL
2 4 (0.90%) VPN
3 3 (0.68%) SNMP
4 2 (0.45%) DMZ
4 2 (0.45%) DNS
4 2 (0.45%) HTTP
4 2 (0.45%) Internet
4 2 (0.45%) Intranet
4 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.45%) WAN
5 1 (0.23%) FTP
5 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.23%) Multicast
5 1 (0.23%) RIP
5 1 (0.23%) VLAN
5 1 (0.23%) WebEx
5 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (14.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (1.58%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.13%) Apache Hive
8 5 (1.13%) Big Data
8 5 (1.13%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.13%) HBase
8 5 (1.13%) OLTP
9 4 (0.90%) KNIME
9 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.45%) BODI
Development Applications
1 17 (3.85%) JIRA
2 13 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.71%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.26%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.26%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.04%) NUnit
6 8 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.58%) MSTest
8 6 (1.36%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.90%) Moq
11 3 (0.68%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.68%) Subversion
12 2 (0.45%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.45%) NuGet
12 2 (0.45%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.45%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (0.45%) Selenium
12 2 (0.45%) StyleCop
12 2 (0.45%) Vagrant
General
1 202 (45.70%) Finance
2 117 (26.47%) Banking
3 82 (18.55%) Front Office
4 45 (10.18%) Investment Banking
5 42 (9.50%) Back Office
6 18 (4.07%) Marketing
7 16 (3.62%) Advertising
8 9 (2.04%) Retail
9 8 (1.81%) Legal
10 6 (1.36%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.13%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.45%) Games
13 2 (0.45%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.23%) International Banking
14 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 169 (38.24%) Analyst
2 112 (25.34%) Business Analyst
3 79 (17.87%) Developer
4 75 (16.97%) Project Manager
5 36 (8.14%) Consultant
6 35 (7.92%) Asset Management Analyst
7 31 (7.01%) C# Developer
8 26 (5.88%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 26 (5.88%) Support Analyst
9 23 (5.20%) .NET Developer
9 23 (5.20%) IT Manager
10 22 (4.98%) IT Project Manager
11 21 (4.75%) Investment Management Business Analyst
12 20 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (3.62%) Senior Manager
13 16 (3.62%) SQL Developer
14 15 (3.39%) Asset Management Project Manager
15 14 (3.17%) Data Analyst
16 13 (2.94%) Architect
16 13 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.73%) .NET
2 22 (4.98%) XML
3 21 (4.75%) ASP.NET
4 15 (3.39%) Web Services
5 14 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 10 (2.26%) HTML
8 9 (2.04%) Entity Framework
8 9 (2.04%) WPF
9 8 (1.81%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (1.58%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (1.58%) Middleware
10 7 (1.58%) WCF
11 6 (1.36%) CSS
11 6 (1.36%) FpML
11 6 (1.36%) HTML5
11 6 (1.36%) WinForms
12 5 (1.13%) ADO.NET
12 5 (1.13%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.92%) Derivative
2 30 (6.79%) Fixed Income
3 29 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.98%) Equities
5 14 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (2.49%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.49%) Hedge funds
7 10 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.04%) PKI
9 8 (1.81%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.58%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.36%) OTC Derivatives
12 5 (1.13%) User Experience
13 4 (0.90%) Fintech
13 4 (0.90%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.90%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.68%) Replication
14 3 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.68%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.01%) Windows
2 15 (3.39%) Linux
3 14 (3.17%) Unix
4 12 (2.71%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.58%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.68%) Solaris
9 2 (0.45%) AIX
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (43.67%) Asset Management
2 76 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (17.19%) Wealth Management
3 74 (16.74%) Project Management
4 51 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 42 (9.50%) SDLC
6 37 (8.37%) Fund Management
7 35 (7.92%) Change Management
8 34 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 33 (7.47%) Migration
10 32 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (5.88%) Data Management
12 25 (5.66%) Scrum
12 25 (5.66%) Waterfall
13 23 (5.20%) Data Analysis
13 23 (5.20%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (4.98%) Portfolio Management
15 21 (4.75%) ITIL
16 20 (4.52%) Data Architecture
16 20 (4.52%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 94 (21.27%) SQL
2 58 (13.12%) C#
3 19 (4.30%) Java
4 17 (3.85%) VBA
5 15 (3.39%) PowerShell
6 11 (2.49%) Perl
6 11 (2.49%) VB
7 10 (2.26%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.26%) MATLAB
7 10 (2.26%) Python
7 10 (2.26%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.58%) XAML
9 6 (1.36%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.36%) C
10 5 (1.13%) Go
10 5 (1.13%) Ruby
11 4 (0.90%) R
11 4 (0.90%) VBScript
12 3 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (5.43%) Degree
2 21 (4.75%) PMI Certification
2 21 (4.75%) PMP
3 11 (2.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (2.26%) ISEB
5 5 (1.13%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.45%) MCSD
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.23%) ACCA
7 1 (0.23%) CCA
7 1 (0.23%) CCNA
7 1 (0.23%) CCNP
7 1 (0.23%) CFA
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.23%) CISSP
7 1 (0.23%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.30%) QA
2 17 (3.85%) MiFID
3 13 (2.94%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.81%) Solvency II
5 6 (1.36%) EMIR
5 6 (1.36%) ISO20022
6 5 (1.13%) UCITS
7 4 (0.90%) AIFMD
7 4 (0.90%) FATCA
8 2 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.45%) SDET
8 2 (0.45%) SEPA
9 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.23%) SAS 70
9 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.90%) BitLocker
3 4 (0.90%) XenApp
3 4 (0.90%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.68%) vSphere
5 2 (0.45%) Docker
6 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.23%) HDFS
6 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (1.36%) SCCM
2 4 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.68%) Control-M
3 3 (0.68%) SCOM
3 3 (0.68%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.45%) Icinga
4 2 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.45%) logstash
4 2 (0.45%) Nagios
5 1 (0.23%) Foglight
5 1 (0.23%) Netcool
5 1 (0.23%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (11.99%) Microsoft
2 45 (10.18%) Bloomberg
3 40 (9.05%) Charles River
4 26 (5.88%) Oracle
5 20 (4.52%) Reuters
6 13 (2.94%) SimCorp
7 12 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (2.49%) FactSet
9 8 (1.81%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.81%) Citrix
9 8 (1.81%) HP
9 8 (1.81%) SAP
10 7 (1.58%) Vermilion
10 7 (1.58%) VMware
11 5 (1.13%) Ab Initio
11 5 (1.13%) Murex
11 5 (1.13%) New Relic
11 5 (1.13%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.13%) Sybase
12 4 (0.90%) TIBCO
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