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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 105 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 20 46 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 1.41% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.73% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 19
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £325 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-18.50% +11.11%
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
1895 2666 2231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.79% 81.68% 79.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1114 1393 1147
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 62 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +16.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -21 11 £450 -10.00% 3
Glasgow +12 9 £400 +3.22%
Investment Management
UK

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) SQL
3 13 (34.21%) Banking
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) Asset Management
6 10 (26.32%) Wealth Management
7 9 (23.68%) Front Office
7 9 (23.68%) Unix
7 9 (23.68%) Linux
7 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
8 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 8 (21.05%) SDLC
8 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
9 7 (18.42%) Sybase
9 7 (18.42%) DB2
9 7 (18.42%) JUnit
9 7 (18.42%) OO
9 7 (18.42%) J2SE
9 7 (18.42%) Java
9 7 (18.42%) OOD
9 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
9 7 (18.42%) Spring
10 6 (15.79%) .NET
11 5 (13.16%) Oracle
11 5 (13.16%) C#
11 5 (13.16%) JMS
11 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (10.53%) Equity Derivative

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 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) MultiFonds
2 1 (2.63%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) DB2
2 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
2 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (2.63%) DTS
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) JUnit
General
1 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 13 (34.21%) Banking
3 9 (23.68%) Front Office
3 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum Master
4 4 (10.53%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
5 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Junior
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) J2SE
1 7 (18.42%) Spring
2 6 (15.79%) .NET
3 5 (13.16%) JMS
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
1 9 (23.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Asset Management
3 10 (26.32%) Wealth Management
4 8 (21.05%) SDLC
4 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.42%) OO
5 7 (18.42%) OOD
6 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) Database Tuning
7 4 (10.53%) ETL
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Change Management
8 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.89%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (5.26%) CRM
9 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) C++
4 2 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Scala
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Sybase
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Charles River
3 4 (10.53%) HP
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.63%) Actimize
5 1 (2.63%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.63%) IBM