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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 78 78 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 48 51 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.59% 1.90% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 2.48% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 44
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£450 £438 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £598 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.25
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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
2360 2056 1826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 78.22% 76.72% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1206 1131 915
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £253 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 34 33
Average hourly rate £30.50 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £13.10 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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 -4 31 £450 - 8
Glasgow +11 14 £375 - 3
Dundee - 2 - -
Stirling -10 1 - -
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 67 (58.26%) Finance
2 49 (42.61%) Asset Management
3 26 (22.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (21.74%) Wealth Management
5 23 (20.00%) Banking
6 21 (18.26%) SQL
7 20 (17.39%) Charles River
8 17 (14.78%) Investment Banking
9 16 (13.91%) Front Office
10 15 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (13.04%) Business Analysis
11 14 (12.17%) SDLC
12 11 (9.57%) Project Management
12 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
12 11 (9.57%) Java
13 10 (8.70%) OO
13 10 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (7.83%) Fixed Income
14 9 (7.83%) MS Excel
15 8 (6.96%) .NET
15 8 (6.96%) Sybase
15 8 (6.96%) Back Office
15 8 (6.96%) Relational Database
15 8 (6.96%) Software Engineering
15 8 (6.96%) Degree
16 7 (6.09%) Systems Analysis
16 7 (6.09%) Spring
16 7 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (6.09%) Markit EDM
16 7 (6.09%) Migration

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (3.48%) CMS
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.48%) MS Office
4 2 (1.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Markit EDM
2 4 (3.48%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.87%) Eikon
3 1 (0.87%) Agresso
3 1 (0.87%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) DHCP
1 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.87%) DNS
1 1 (0.87%) BGP
1 1 (0.87%) EIGRP
1 1 (0.87%) Firewall
1 1 (0.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.09%) DB2
3 6 (5.22%) RDBMS
3 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.48%) Big Data
5 3 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.87%) KDB
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (5.22%) JUnit
2 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.74%) JIRA
3 2 (1.74%) NUnit
4 1 (0.87%) Subversion
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
General
1 67 (58.26%) Finance
2 23 (20.00%) Banking
3 17 (14.78%) Investment Banking
4 16 (13.91%) Front Office
5 8 (6.96%) Back Office
6 3 (2.61%) Legal
7 2 (1.74%) Retail
7 2 (1.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.87%) Publishing
8 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.87%) Marketing
8 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (50.43%) Analyst
2 42 (36.52%) Business Analyst
3 24 (20.87%) Developer
4 15 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 12 (10.43%) Architect
6 10 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.96%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.09%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (5.22%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (5.22%) IT Business Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Charles River Business Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Solutions Analyst
11 4 (3.48%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (3.48%) Senior Architect
11 4 (3.48%) Systems Analyst
12 3 (2.61%) Support Analyst
12 3 (2.61%) Applications Support
12 3 (2.61%) Software Developer
12 3 (2.61%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.96%) .NET
2 7 (6.09%) Spring
3 6 (5.22%) J2SE
3 6 (5.22%) JMS
3 6 (5.22%) XML
4 4 (3.48%) XSLT
4 4 (3.48%) HTML
4 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.48%) CSS
4 4 (3.48%) HTML5
4 4 (3.48%) CSS3
5 3 (2.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.74%) LESS
6 2 (1.74%) WPF
6 2 (1.74%) LINQ
6 2 (1.74%) jQuery
6 2 (1.74%) Web Services
6 2 (1.74%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.74%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.83%) Fixed Income
3 6 (5.22%) Derivative
4 5 (4.35%) Equities
5 3 (2.61%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.87%) Economics
6 1 (0.87%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.87%) Statistics
6 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.87%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.09%) UNIX
1 7 (6.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.61%) Asset Management
2 26 (22.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (21.74%) Wealth Management
4 15 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 14 (12.17%) SDLC
6 11 (9.57%) Project Management
7 10 (8.70%) OO
8 8 (6.96%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.09%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (6.09%) Migration
9 7 (6.09%) OOD
9 7 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.35%) ETL
10 5 (4.35%) Data Management
10 5 (4.35%) Data Analysis
11 4 (3.48%) MVC
11 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Data Management
11 4 (3.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (2.61%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.26%) SQL
2 11 (9.57%) Java
3 7 (6.09%) C#
4 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.48%) VBA
4 4 (3.48%) Scala
5 2 (1.74%) Perl
6 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.87%) C++
6 1 (0.87%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) ISEB
3 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.87%) PMP
3 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) EMIR
2 2 (1.74%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.74%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 20 (17.39%) Charles River
2 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.96%) Sybase
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle
5 3 (2.61%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.74%) CODA
6 2 (1.74%) Sun
6 2 (1.74%) Twitter
7 1 (0.87%) Juniper
7 1 (0.87%) Nokia
7 1 (0.87%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.87%) SAP
7 1 (0.87%) Cisco
7 1 (0.87%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.87%) Reuters
7 1 (0.87%) Yardi
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