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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Management
England / London
Rank 180 191 234
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +43
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 256 252 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.32% 1.21% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.43% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 157 140
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16411 17610 16936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.50% 84.21% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11831 12466 12257
Median daily rate £495 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 211 191
Median hourly rate £32.25 £25.69 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.53% +25.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -12 47 £575 +2.22% 12
Croydon - 2 £565 -
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 246 (49.70%) Finance
2 170 (34.34%) Asset Management
3 133 (26.87%) Banking
4 120 (24.24%) SQL
5 101 (20.40%) Front Office
6 89 (17.98%) Investment Banking
7 86 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
8 81 (16.36%) Wealth Management
9 74 (14.95%) Microsoft
10 71 (14.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 67 (13.54%) Business Analysis
12 65 (13.13%) Migration
13 60 (12.12%) Charles River
14 57 (11.52%) SQL Server
14 57 (11.52%) MS Excel
15 54 (10.91%) Windows
16 52 (10.51%) Degree
17 49 (9.90%) Project Management
18 46 (9.29%) Fixed Income
18 46 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
19 45 (9.09%) MiFID
20 43 (8.69%) Fund Management
21 42 (8.48%) C#
22 41 (8.28%) Data Analysis
23 40 (8.08%) Equities
24 39 (7.88%) Scrum
25 37 (7.47%) Retail
26 36 (7.27%) Derivative
26 36 (7.27%) SDLC
27 33 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 15 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.63%) Apache Pig
3 9 (1.82%) IIS
3 9 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.21%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (0.81%) Apache
6 4 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.81%) JBoss
6 4 (0.81%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.61%) Confluence
7 3 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.61%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.40%) SAS
9 1 (0.20%) CMS
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 57 (11.52%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.24%) MS Office
3 7 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.41%) MS Project
4 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (4.65%) Markit EDM
2 22 (4.44%) thinkFolio
3 12 (2.42%) SimCorp Dimension
4 9 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (1.41%) Minerva
5 7 (1.41%) Sentinel
6 5 (1.01%) LatentZero
6 5 (1.01%) Salerio
7 4 (0.81%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.61%) LongView
8 3 (0.61%) SunGard APT
9 2 (0.40%) HiPortfolio
9 2 (0.40%) Sonata
10 1 (0.20%) Capstone
10 1 (0.20%) Misys Midas
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.81%) Office 365
4 3 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.40%) Force.com
5 2 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.03%) Firewall
2 11 (2.22%) DMZ
2 11 (2.22%) WAN
3 9 (1.82%) VoIP
4 6 (1.21%) Internet
4 6 (1.21%) LAN
4 6 (1.21%) MPLS
4 6 (1.21%) SAN
4 6 (1.21%) Wireless
5 5 (1.01%) DNS
5 5 (1.01%) NetScaler
5 5 (1.01%) OSPF
5 5 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.01%) VPN
5 5 (1.01%) VSAN
6 4 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (0.81%) HSRP
6 4 (0.81%) Skype
6 4 (0.81%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (5.25%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (4.24%) Big Data
6 20 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 14 (2.83%) Apache Hive
9 13 (2.63%) QlikView
10 12 (2.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (2.42%) Snowflake Schema
11 11 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.02%) MySQL
13 6 (1.21%) DataStage
13 6 (1.21%) DB2
13 6 (1.21%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.01%) NoSQL
15 4 (0.81%) IBM InfoSphere
15 4 (0.81%) Relational Database
16 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (3.23%) JIRA
2 14 (2.83%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.83%) Maven
3 11 (2.22%) JUnit
4 7 (1.41%) ERwin
4 7 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.21%) Gradle
5 6 (1.21%) PowerDesigner
5 6 (1.21%) Selenium
5 6 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (1.21%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (1.01%) Mockito
6 5 (1.01%) Spock
6 5 (1.01%) Subversion
7 4 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.61%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 246 (49.70%) Finance
2 133 (26.87%) Banking
3 101 (20.40%) Front Office
4 89 (17.98%) Investment Banking
5 37 (7.47%) Retail
6 25 (5.05%) Retail Banking
7 24 (4.85%) Back Office
8 18 (3.64%) Marketing
9 16 (3.23%) Advertising
10 15 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
11 14 (2.83%) Private Banking
12 12 (2.42%) Legal
13 11 (2.22%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.61%) Law
15 2 (0.40%) Billing
15 2 (0.40%) German Language
16 1 (0.20%) Automotive
16 1 (0.20%) Publishing
16 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 208 (42.02%) Analyst
2 143 (28.89%) Business Analyst
3 77 (15.56%) Project Manager
4 72 (14.55%) Developer
5 42 (8.48%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 34 (6.87%) Asset Management Analyst
6 34 (6.87%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 28 (5.66%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 25 (5.05%) Support Analyst
9 21 (4.24%) Data Analyst
10 20 (4.04%) IT Manager
11 19 (3.84%) Architect
11 19 (3.84%) IT Project Manager
11 19 (3.84%) Senior Manager
11 19 (3.84%) Senior Project Manager
12 16 (3.23%) Applications Support
12 16 (3.23%) Asset Management Project Manager
12 16 (3.23%) Charles River Business Analyst
12 16 (3.23%) Data Business Analyst
12 16 (3.23%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.26%) .NET
2 16 (3.23%) HTML
3 15 (3.03%) XML
4 14 (2.83%) CSS
5 13 (2.63%) Web Services
6 12 (2.42%) REST
7 11 (2.22%) jQuery
8 10 (2.02%) .NET Framework
8 10 (2.02%) AngularJS
8 10 (2.02%) Gherkin
8 10 (2.02%) HTML5
9 9 (1.82%) ASP.NET
9 9 (1.82%) CSS3
9 9 (1.82%) JDBC
9 9 (1.82%) SOAP
9 9 (1.82%) WPF
10 8 (1.62%) Spring
11 7 (1.41%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.41%) JMS
12 6 (1.21%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
1 46 (9.29%) Fixed Income
2 40 (8.08%) Equities
3 36 (7.27%) Derivative
4 33 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 29 (5.86%) Hedge funds
6 26 (5.25%) Management Information System
7 17 (3.43%) Visualisation
8 15 (3.03%) Reference Data
8 15 (3.03%) SWIFT
9 13 (2.63%) User Experience
10 9 (1.82%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.41%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.41%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.21%) OTC Derivatives
13 5 (1.01%) EMC VNX
13 5 (1.01%) Fintech
13 5 (1.01%) iPhone
14 4 (0.81%) Statistics
15 3 (0.61%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 54 (10.91%) Windows
2 32 (6.46%) Linux
3 25 (5.05%) Unix
4 14 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.01%) Android
6 4 (0.81%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (34.34%) Asset Management
2 86 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (16.36%) Wealth Management
4 71 (14.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 67 (13.54%) Business Analysis
6 65 (13.13%) Migration
7 49 (9.90%) Project Management
8 43 (8.69%) Fund Management
9 41 (8.28%) Data Analysis
10 39 (7.88%) Scrum
11 36 (7.27%) SDLC
12 32 (6.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 30 (6.06%) PRINCE2
14 29 (5.86%) Analytics
14 29 (5.86%) Data Management
14 29 (5.86%) Risk Management
15 28 (5.66%) System Integration Testing
16 22 (4.44%) Target Operating Model
17 21 (4.24%) ITIL
18 20 (4.04%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (24.24%) SQL
2 42 (8.48%) C#
3 31 (6.26%) T-SQL
4 29 (5.86%) JavaScript
5 23 (4.65%) Java
6 21 (4.24%) Shell Script
7 17 (3.43%) VBA
8 15 (3.03%) Python
9 14 (2.83%) Scala
10 12 (2.42%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.62%) Ruby
12 5 (1.01%) C++
12 5 (1.01%) Korn
12 5 (1.01%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.81%) C
13 4 (0.81%) XPath
14 3 (0.61%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.61%) Perl
14 3 (0.61%) PHP
15 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (10.51%) Degree
2 21 (4.24%) PMP
3 15 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 12 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.81%) CISSP
7 3 (0.61%) CCSA
7 3 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.40%) CCNA
8 2 (0.40%) CCNP
8 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.40%) CISM
8 2 (0.40%) ISEB
8 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.40%) SANS
9 1 (0.20%) MBA
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.09%) MiFID
2 17 (3.43%) EMIR
3 16 (3.23%) QA
4 9 (1.82%) AIFMD
5 8 (1.62%) Dodd-Frank
6 7 (1.41%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.41%) Solvency II
7 6 (1.21%) ISO20022
8 5 (1.01%) SLA
9 4 (0.81%) FATCA
10 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (3.84%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.21%) VMware ESX
3 6 (1.21%) XenApp
4 4 (0.81%) DFS Replication
5 3 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.40%) Docker
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.20%) HDFS
7 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.01%) Ansible
2 5 (1.01%) Control-M
2 5 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.01%) Puppet
3 3 (0.61%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.61%) Nessus
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.20%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.20%) Piwik
4 1 (0.20%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.20%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 60 (12.12%) Charles River
3 27 (5.45%) Oracle
4 25 (5.05%) Cisco
5 16 (3.23%) SimCorp
6 13 (2.63%) HP
6 13 (2.63%) VMware
7 12 (2.42%) Cloudera
7 12 (2.42%) Hortonworks
8 11 (2.22%) CheckPoint
8 11 (2.22%) Fidessa
9 9 (1.82%) Citrix
10 8 (1.62%) Bloomberg
11 7 (1.41%) Informatica
11 7 (1.41%) Palo Alto
12 6 (1.21%) Adobe
12 6 (1.21%) SAP
12 6 (1.21%) Talend
12 6 (1.21%) Yardi
13 5 (1.01%) Red Hat
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