The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 130 129 139
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.097% 0.21% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.29% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £511 £415
% change year-on-year
-11.98% +23.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -50.00%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2209 2044 2127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.24% 70.22% 64.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1217 1038 1130
Average daily rate £365 £333 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% -1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 101 108
Average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Investment Management across the North West region.

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Investment Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the North West region.

Investment Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Investment Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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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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
Cheshire - 2 - -
Manchester -7 1 - - 3
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) DMZ
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Basel III
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) BPR
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DMZ
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) Basel III
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft