The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
589 769 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.01% 68.91% 66.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 395 271
Average daily rate £413 £370 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £511 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 24
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.49% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica