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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 79 67 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 49 61 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.63% 2.31% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 3.15% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 34
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£450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £398 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2288 1935 1753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.24% 73.41% 71.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1054 914
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 25 22
Average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £18.00 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £180.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 -16 27 £450 -5.26% 5
Glasgow +7 17 £400 - 1
Stirling -3 4 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 73 (57.94%) Finance
2 56 (44.44%) Asset Management
3 35 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (22.22%) SQL
5 25 (19.84%) Banking
6 21 (16.67%) Wealth Management
7 19 (15.08%) Markit EDM
8 18 (14.29%) Front Office
9 17 (13.49%) Charles River
9 17 (13.49%) Project Management
10 16 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (11.90%) Enterprise Data Management
11 15 (11.90%) Data Management
11 15 (11.90%) Migration
12 14 (11.11%) Business Analysis
13 12 (9.52%) Investment Banking
14 11 (8.73%) MS Excel
15 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
16 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
16 9 (7.14%) Fixed Income
16 9 (7.14%) Back Office
17 8 (6.35%) Systems Analysis
17 8 (6.35%) Degree
18 7 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
18 7 (5.56%) Derivative
18 7 (5.56%) Sybase
18 7 (5.56%) Oracle
18 7 (5.56%) Java
19 6 (4.76%) .NET

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.17%) MS Office
4 2 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (15.08%) Markit EDM
2 4 (3.17%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.79%) Eagle STAR
3 1 (0.79%) Eikon
3 1 (0.79%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.79%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Network Security
1 1 (0.79%) Firewall
1 1 (0.79%) BGP
1 1 (0.79%) EIGRP
1 1 (0.79%) DHCP
1 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.17%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.17%) DB2
2 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) JUnit
2 2 (1.59%) JIRA
2 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.79%) Subversion
3 1 (0.79%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.79%) NUnit
3 1 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 73 (57.94%) Finance
2 25 (19.84%) Banking
3 18 (14.29%) Front Office
4 12 (9.52%) Investment Banking
5 9 (7.14%) Back Office
6 6 (4.76%) Advertising
7 5 (3.97%) Legal
8 2 (1.59%) Retail
9 1 (0.79%) Marketing
9 1 (0.79%) Publishing
9 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (45.24%) Analyst
2 39 (30.95%) Business Analyst
3 25 (19.84%) Developer
3 25 (19.84%) Project Manager
4 10 (7.94%) Architect
5 7 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
6 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (3.97%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 5 (3.97%) Solutions Analyst
7 5 (3.97%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (3.97%) Java Developer
7 5 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.97%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.97%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (3.97%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.17%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.17%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (3.17%) Business Manager
8 4 (3.17%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.17%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.76%) .NET
2 4 (3.17%) JMS
2 4 (3.17%) J2SE
2 4 (3.17%) Spring
3 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.59%) XML
4 2 (1.59%) WCF
5 1 (0.79%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.79%) REST
5 1 (0.79%) CSS3
5 1 (0.79%) HTML5
5 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.79%) JSON
5 1 (0.79%) WPF
5 1 (0.79%) LINQ
5 1 (0.79%) BAPI
5 1 (0.79%) EDI
5 1 (0.79%) XSLT
5 1 (0.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.14%) Fixed Income
3 7 (5.56%) Derivative
4 6 (4.76%) Equities
5 3 (2.38%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.59%) AS400
6 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.79%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.79%) Economics
7 1 (0.79%) Statistics
7 1 (0.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.17%) UNIX
1 4 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (44.44%) Asset Management
2 35 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 17 (13.49%) Project Management
5 16 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (11.90%) Enterprise Data Management
6 15 (11.90%) Data Management
6 15 (11.90%) Migration
7 14 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.35%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (4.76%) OO
10 6 (4.76%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.76%) Business Process Improvement
11 5 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (3.97%) Data Analysis
11 5 (3.97%) Change Management
11 5 (3.97%) OOD
12 4 (3.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.22%) SQL
2 7 (5.56%) Java
3 5 (3.97%) VBA
4 4 (3.17%) C#
5 3 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (0.79%) Scala
6 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.79%) ABAP
6 1 (0.79%) C++
6 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) IIBA
2 1 (0.79%) MCITP
2 1 (0.79%) MCDBA
2 1 (0.79%) ISEB
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.79%) PMP
2 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) QA
1 2 (1.59%) EMIR
2 1 (0.79%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) Control-M
2 1 (0.79%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) Charles River
2 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.56%) Sybase
3 7 (5.56%) Oracle
4 3 (2.38%) CODA
4 3 (2.38%) Sun
5 2 (1.59%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.79%) Vermilion
6 1 (0.79%) SAP
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco
6 1 (0.79%) IBM
6 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.79%) HP
6 1 (0.79%) Juniper
6 1 (0.79%) Nokia
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago