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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 116 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -5
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 21 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 1.47% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.81% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 22
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £340 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-18.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Investment Management
UK

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
2109 2591 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.06% 81.17% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1255 1302 1149
Median daily rate £355 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 56 37
Median hourly rate £41.00 £30.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.42% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Investment Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -24 10 £425 -10.52% 2
Glasgow +4 9 £400 +6.66%
Stirling +3 1 - -
Investment Management
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 33 (70.21%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) Banking
2 15 (31.91%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) Asset Management
4 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (23.40%) Wealth Management
6 10 (21.28%) Front Office
7 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
7 9 (19.15%) Investment Banking
8 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.02%) Unix
8 8 (17.02%) Linux
8 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (17.02%) SDLC
9 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
9 7 (14.89%) OO
9 7 (14.89%) J2SE
9 7 (14.89%) RDBMS
9 7 (14.89%) Sybase
9 7 (14.89%) DB2
9 7 (14.89%) JUnit
9 7 (14.89%) .NET
9 7 (14.89%) C#
9 7 (14.89%) Java
9 7 (14.89%) OOD
9 7 (14.89%) Spring
10 6 (12.77%) Change Management
10 6 (12.77%) Markit EDM
11 5 (10.64%) Charles River
11 5 (10.64%) Oracle

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
1 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Markit EDM
2 4 (8.51%) thinkFolio
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.13%) MultiFonds
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) DB2
2 7 (14.89%) RDBMS
2 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) Big Data
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) DTS
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JUnit
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (70.21%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) Banking
3 10 (21.28%) Front Office
4 9 (19.15%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 14 (29.79%) Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Programme Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Scrum Master
5 4 (8.51%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
1 7 (14.89%) J2SE
1 7 (14.89%) Spring
2 5 (10.64%) JMS
3 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.38%) HTML
4 2 (4.26%) HTML5
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.13%) CSS
5 1 (2.13%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Derivative
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
1 8 (17.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Asset Management
2 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.40%) Wealth Management
4 8 (17.02%) SDLC
4 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.89%) OO
5 7 (14.89%) OOD
6 6 (12.77%) Change Management
7 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Project Management
8 4 (8.51%) Scrum
8 4 (8.51%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.38%) Database Tuning
9 3 (6.38%) ETL
9 3 (6.38%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) C#
2 7 (14.89%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) C++
3 2 (4.26%) Perl
3 2 (4.26%) Scala
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
1 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Sybase
2 5 (10.64%) Charles River
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) HP
4 2 (4.26%) Ab Initio
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Actimize
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) Fidessa