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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 84 85 71
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 53 46 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.62% 1.68% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 2.14% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 26
Average daily rate
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£459 £450 £519
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -13.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £725 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £510
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
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
2603 2152 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.36% 78.57% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 1101 882
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 28 38
Average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.55% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.70 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £165.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -5 44 £500 +11.11% 12
Glasgow +6 5 £388 -
Dundee -5 3 - -
Stirling +4 1 - -
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 62 (60.19%) Finance
2 33 (32.04%) Asset Management
3 27 (26.21%) SQL
4 20 (19.42%) Banking
4 20 (19.42%) Markit EDM
5 19 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (16.50%) Investment Banking
7 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (12.62%) Derivative
9 12 (11.65%) Data Management
9 12 (11.65%) Wealth Management
9 12 (11.65%) SDLC
9 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
9 12 (11.65%) ETL
10 11 (10.68%) Front Office
10 11 (10.68%) Equities
10 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (9.71%) Business Analysis
11 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
11 10 (9.71%) Charles River
12 9 (8.74%) Java
12 9 (8.74%) Enterprise Data Management
13 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (7.77%) OO
14 7 (6.80%) .NET
14 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
14 7 (6.80%) Project Management
14 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
14 7 (6.80%) DTS

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (1.94%) CMS
2 1 (0.97%) Joomla!
2 1 (0.97%) Drupal
2 1 (0.97%) WordPress
2 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.94%) MS Project
3 2 (1.94%) MS Office
4 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (19.42%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.97%) Eikon
2 1 (0.97%) Agresso
2 1 (0.97%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.97%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.80%) DTS
4 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.85%) DB2
6 4 (3.88%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.88%) Big Data
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.97%) KDB
9 1 (0.97%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) JUnit
1 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.94%) NUnit
2 2 (1.94%) JIRA
2 2 (1.94%) Selenium
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
General
1 62 (60.19%) Finance
2 20 (19.42%) Banking
3 17 (16.50%) Investment Banking
4 11 (10.68%) Front Office
5 5 (4.85%) Back Office
6 3 (2.91%) Legal
7 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.94%) Advertising
7 2 (1.94%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.97%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.97%) Publishing
8 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (41.75%) Analyst
2 31 (30.10%) Developer
3 26 (25.24%) Business Analyst
4 12 (11.65%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.74%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.83%) Architect
7 6 (5.83%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (5.83%) IT Business Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Developer
11 2 (1.94%) Business Project Manager
11 2 (1.94%) Business Manager
11 2 (1.94%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (1.94%) IT Project Manager
11 2 (1.94%) Web Specialist
11 2 (1.94%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) .NET
2 6 (5.83%) XML
3 5 (4.85%) Spring
4 4 (3.88%) HTML
4 4 (3.88%) JMS
4 4 (3.88%) XSLT
4 4 (3.88%) J2SE
4 4 (3.88%) CSS
5 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.91%) HTML5
5 3 (2.91%) CSS3
5 3 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.94%) LESS
6 2 (1.94%) WPF
6 2 (1.94%) LINQ
6 2 (1.94%) jQuery
6 2 (1.94%) Web Services
6 2 (1.94%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Derivative
2 11 (10.68%) Equities
2 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.91%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.97%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.97%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.97%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.85%) UNIX
1 5 (4.85%) Linux
2 2 (1.94%) Windows
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.04%) Asset Management
2 19 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (11.65%) Wealth Management
4 12 (11.65%) Data Management
4 12 (11.65%) ETL
4 12 (11.65%) SDLC
5 10 (9.71%) Business Analysis
6 9 (8.74%) Enterprise Data Management
7 8 (7.77%) OO
8 7 (6.80%) Project Management
8 7 (6.80%) Data Analysis
8 7 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (6.80%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (5.83%) Test Planning
9 6 (5.83%) Migration
9 6 (5.83%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.85%) OOD
11 4 (3.88%) Data Modelling
12 3 (2.91%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.21%) SQL
2 9 (8.74%) Java
3 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.83%) C#
5 4 (3.88%) Scala
6 3 (2.91%) VBA
6 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.97%) C++
7 1 (0.97%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.94%) ISEB
3 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.97%) PMP
3 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) EMIR
2 3 (2.91%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.97%) MiFID
3 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
1 10 (9.71%) Charles River
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle
2 5 (4.85%) Sybase
3 2 (1.94%) VMware
3 2 (1.94%) Bloomberg
3 2 (1.94%) Twitter
4 1 (0.97%) Yardi
4 1 (0.97%) SAP
4 1 (0.97%) Siebel
4 1 (0.97%) Cisco
4 1 (0.97%) EMC
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.97%) Reuters
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