The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 86 77 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 37 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 1.35% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.98% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 13
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £299 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £4.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 -
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1974 1719 1664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 73.27% 68.30% 67.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1110 847 831
Average daily rate £380 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 59 70
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £9.25 £13.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Investment Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Investment Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Investment Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Investment Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Edinburgh +13 35 £500 -1.96% 13
Glasgow -15 1 - -
Stirling - - - -
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 62 (71.26%) Finance
2 53 (60.92%) Asset Management
3 25 (28.74%) SQL
4 23 (26.44%) Charles River
5 20 (22.99%) Derivative
6 18 (20.69%) Front Office
7 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (17.24%) Migration
8 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (16.09%) Markit EDM
10 13 (14.94%) Data Management
10 13 (14.94%) Banking
11 12 (13.79%) Project Management
11 12 (13.79%) Oracle
12 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (12.64%) Business Analysis
13 9 (10.34%) Back Office
13 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
13 9 (10.34%) ETL
14 8 (9.20%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (9.20%) EMIR
15 7 (8.05%) Test Strategy
15 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (8.05%) Change Management
16 6 (6.90%) HP
16 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Data Management
16 6 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
17 5 (5.75%) Data Integration
17 5 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
17 5 (5.75%) Microsoft

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.30%) FileNet
1 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.15%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.15%) Eagle STAR
2 1 (1.15%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) LAN
1 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) CruiseControl
1 2 (2.30%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (71.26%) Finance
2 18 (20.69%) Front Office
3 13 (14.94%) Banking
4 9 (10.34%) Back Office
5 5 (5.75%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.45%) Legal
7 2 (2.30%) Private Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Advertising
8 1 (1.15%) French Language
8 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (39.08%) Analyst
2 18 (20.69%) Business Analyst
3 16 (18.39%) Project Manager
4 12 (13.79%) Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Test Leader
7 5 (5.75%) Charles River Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Project Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.45%) CRM Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Project Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) CRM Business Analyst
10 2 (2.30%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) .NET
2 4 (4.60%) jQuery
3 2 (2.30%) Web Services
3 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.30%) REST
3 2 (2.30%) Dojo
4 1 (1.15%) HTML5
4 1 (1.15%) COM
4 1 (1.15%) SOAP
4 1 (1.15%) Struts
4 1 (1.15%) HTML
4 1 (1.15%) J2EE
4 1 (1.15%) XML
4 1 (1.15%) XSLT
4 1 (1.15%) JRules
4 1 (1.15%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Derivative
2 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.75%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.75%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (2.30%) Equities
5 2 (2.30%) Kindle
5 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.15%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.15%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (1.15%) UNIX
1 1 (1.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (60.92%) Asset Management
2 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (17.24%) Migration
4 13 (14.94%) Data Management
5 12 (13.79%) Project Management
6 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.64%) Business Analysis
7 9 (10.34%) ETL
8 7 (8.05%) Test Strategy
8 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (8.05%) Change Management
9 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Data Management
9 6 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.75%) Workflow
11 4 (4.60%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (4.60%) CRM
11 4 (4.60%) B2B
12 3 (3.45%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.45%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.74%) SQL
2 4 (4.60%) C#
2 4 (4.60%) Java
2 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.30%) VB
5 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.15%) VBA
5 1 (1.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) ISEB
3 1 (1.15%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) EMIR
2 3 (3.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.30%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.15%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.30%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Charles River
2 12 (13.79%) Oracle
3 6 (6.90%) HP
4 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.75%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.60%) GoldenSource
6 3 (3.45%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.30%) IBM
7 2 (2.30%) RIMES
7 2 (2.30%) thinkFolio
8 1 (1.15%) BI-SAM
8 1 (1.15%) Vermilion
8 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.15%) Reuters
8 1 (1.15%) Adobe
8 1 (1.15%) Calypso
8 1 (1.15%) Ab Initio
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