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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 86 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 37 35 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.36% 1.39% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.01% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 15
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£525 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £555 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
2064 1737 1747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.60% 68.76% 67.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 871 866
Average daily rate £375 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 78
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £118.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 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 1 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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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 +9 33 £525 +2.43% 6
Stirling -11 2 - -
Glasgow -20 1 - - 1
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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 (70.45%) Finance
2 50 (56.82%) Asset Management
3 28 (31.82%) SQL
4 21 (23.86%) Charles River
5 20 (22.73%) Derivative
6 17 (19.32%) Migration
7 16 (18.18%) Markit EDM
8 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (17.05%) Banking
8 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (17.05%) Front Office
8 15 (17.05%) Data Management
9 13 (14.77%) Project Management
9 13 (14.77%) Oracle
10 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (12.50%) ETL
11 11 (12.50%) Business Analysis
12 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
13 9 (10.23%) Back Office
13 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (9.09%) EMIR
15 7 (7.95%) Test Strategy
15 7 (7.95%) Change Management
16 6 (6.82%) .NET
16 6 (6.82%) HP
16 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Data Management
16 6 (6.82%) Data Analysis
17 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.27%) FileNet
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) SAS
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.14%) MS Project
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.27%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.14%) Eagle STAR
3 1 (1.14%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) LAN
1 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) MS Access
2 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.27%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.27%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.14%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.14%) JIRA
3 1 (1.14%) Maven
3 1 (1.14%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.14%) JUnit
3 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 62 (70.45%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Banking
2 15 (17.05%) Front Office
3 9 (10.23%) Back Office
4 4 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Legal
6 2 (2.27%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.14%) French Language
7 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.14%) Advertising
7 1 (1.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) Analyst
2 17 (19.32%) Project Manager
2 17 (19.32%) Business Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Consultant
5 6 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Test Leader
6 5 (5.68%) Charles River Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Project Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.41%) Project Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.27%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.27%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) .NET
2 4 (4.55%) jQuery
3 3 (3.41%) Web Services
4 2 (2.27%) J2EE
4 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.27%) REST
4 2 (2.27%) Dojo
5 1 (1.14%) Spring
5 1 (1.14%) JSF
5 1 (1.14%) Java EE
5 1 (1.14%) HTML5
5 1 (1.14%) COM
5 1 (1.14%) JDBC
5 1 (1.14%) JSP
5 1 (1.14%) Servlets
5 1 (1.14%) SOAP
5 1 (1.14%) Struts
5 1 (1.14%) HTML
5 1 (1.14%) XSLT
5 1 (1.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) Derivative
2 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.27%) Equities
4 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.27%) Kindle
4 2 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.14%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.14%) AS400
5 1 (1.14%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) UNIX
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (1.14%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Asset Management
2 17 (19.32%) Migration
3 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (17.05%) Data Management
4 13 (14.77%) Project Management
5 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.50%) ETL
6 11 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.95%) Test Strategy
8 7 (7.95%) Change Management
9 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Data Management
9 6 (6.82%) Data Analysis
10 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.68%) Workflow
11 4 (4.55%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.41%) Test Planning
12 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.82%) SQL
2 5 (5.68%) PL/SQL
2 5 (5.68%) Java
3 4 (4.55%) C#
4 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.41%) VB
5 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.14%) VBA
5 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.14%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) EMIR
2 3 (3.41%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (23.86%) Charles River
2 13 (14.77%) Oracle
3 6 (6.82%) HP
4 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.55%) Bloomberg
5 4 (4.55%) GoldenSource
6 3 (3.41%) thinkFolio
6 3 (3.41%) RIMES
6 3 (3.41%) IBM
7 2 (2.27%) Reuters
8 1 (1.14%) BI-SAM
8 1 (1.14%) Vermilion
8 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.14%) Adobe
8 1 (1.14%) Calypso
8 1 (1.14%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
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