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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 51 61 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +28
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 75 51 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.84% 2.23% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 3.13% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 5
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£513 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £600 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £481 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £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
2027 1630 1414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.81% 71.43% 68.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 822 755
Average daily rate £395 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 18
Average hourly rate £28.50 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £11.68 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.45 £58.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 January 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 January 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 +7 64 £525 +5.00% 6
Glasgow +2 9 £475 +6.74%
Stirling - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
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Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 75 (57.69%) Finance
2 66 (50.77%) Asset Management
3 41 (31.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (29.23%) SQL
5 32 (24.62%) Markit EDM
6 31 (23.85%) Data Management
7 30 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Management
8 22 (16.92%) Front Office
9 20 (15.38%) Project Management
10 19 (14.62%) Banking
10 19 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (13.85%) Charles River
12 16 (12.31%) Migration
13 13 (10.00%) Wealth Management
13 13 (10.00%) Derivative
14 12 (9.23%) Business Analysis
14 12 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (9.23%) SQL Server
15 10 (7.69%) Oracle
15 10 (7.69%) Advertising
16 9 (6.92%) Change Management
16 9 (6.92%) Data Analysis
16 9 (6.92%) Systems Analysis
16 9 (6.92%) Test Planning
17 8 (6.15%) Degree
17 8 (6.15%) CRM
17 8 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
18 7 (5.38%) MS Excel
18 7 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
19 6 (4.62%) Business Process Improvement

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.77%) CMS
3 1 (0.77%) IIS
3 1 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
2 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (24.62%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.54%) Eagle STAR
3 1 (0.77%) AWD
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) Network Security
1 1 (0.77%) Firewall
1 1 (0.77%) DHCP
1 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.77%) DNS
1 1 (0.77%) BGP
1 1 (0.77%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.08%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.54%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.54%) DB2
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.54%) JUnit
3 1 (0.77%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.77%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 75 (57.69%) Finance
2 22 (16.92%) Front Office
3 19 (14.62%) Banking
4 10 (7.69%) Advertising
5 6 (4.62%) Back Office
6 4 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.08%) Legal
7 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (46.92%) Analyst
2 35 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 28 (21.54%) Developer
3 28 (21.54%) Project Manager
4 14 (10.77%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (4.62%) Test Analyst
6 5 (3.85%) Consultant
6 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (3.85%) Architect
7 4 (3.08%) DBA
8 3 (2.31%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (2.31%) CRM Analyst
8 3 (2.31%) Senior Architect
8 3 (2.31%) Senior Manager
8 3 (2.31%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (2.31%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (2.31%) CRM Business Analyst
8 3 (2.31%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (2.31%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.08%) .NET
2 2 (1.54%) J2SE
2 2 (1.54%) JMS
2 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.54%) COM
2 2 (1.54%) Spring
2 2 (1.54%) jQuery
2 2 (1.54%) WCF
3 1 (0.77%) Java EE
3 1 (0.77%) Dojo
3 1 (0.77%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.77%) REST
3 1 (0.77%) WinForms
3 1 (0.77%) SOAP
3 1 (0.77%) Struts
3 1 (0.77%) Web Services
3 1 (0.77%) XML
3 1 (0.77%) XSLT
3 1 (0.77%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.00%) Derivative
3 6 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.08%) Equities
4 4 (3.08%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.31%) AS400
6 2 (1.54%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.54%) Kindle
6 2 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.77%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.77%) Clustering
7 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.31%) UNIX
2 2 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (50.77%) Asset Management
2 41 (31.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (23.85%) Data Management
4 30 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Management
5 20 (15.38%) Project Management
6 16 (12.31%) Migration
7 13 (10.00%) Wealth Management
8 12 (9.23%) Business Analysis
8 12 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (6.92%) Change Management
9 9 (6.92%) Data Analysis
9 9 (6.92%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (6.92%) Test Planning
10 8 (6.15%) CRM
11 7 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.62%) Business Process Improvement
12 6 (4.62%) Data Modelling
13 5 (3.85%) Risk Management
13 5 (3.85%) Workflow
13 5 (3.85%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.23%) SQL
2 4 (3.08%) C#
3 3 (2.31%) Java
4 2 (1.54%) Perl
5 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.15%) Degree
2 4 (3.08%) ISEB
3 3 (2.31%) IIBA
4 1 (0.77%) MCITP
4 1 (0.77%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) EMIR
2 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.77%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.77%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (13.85%) Charles River
2 10 (7.69%) Oracle
3 8 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.08%) Sybase
6 3 (2.31%) Sun
6 3 (2.31%) CODA
7 2 (1.54%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.54%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.54%) thinkFolio
7 2 (1.54%) Vermilion
8 1 (0.77%) RIMES
8 1 (0.77%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.77%) Cisco
8 1 (0.77%) IBM
8 1 (0.77%) HP
8 1 (0.77%) Juniper
8 1 (0.77%) Nokia
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