The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 222 253 242
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -11
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 39 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 10
Median daily rate £420 £519 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.03% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £420 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
Investment Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7029 7802 7104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.79% 79.40% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4289 4775 3985
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 259 263
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Investment Management across the South East region.

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Investment Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Investment Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the South East region.

Investment Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Investment Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Surrey +23 26 £475 -15.55% 1
Kent +15 10 £420 -1.17%
Oxfordshire +7 3 £225 -
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 59 (59.00%) Finance
2 41 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (32.00%) Asset Management
4 18 (18.00%) Project Management
5 17 (17.00%) JIRA
6 16 (16.00%) Fund Accounting
6 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (14.00%) Banking
8 13 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (12.00%) SQL
10 11 (11.00%) T-SQL
10 11 (11.00%) MS Visio
10 11 (11.00%) Waterfall
11 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
12 9 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (9.00%) Bloomberg
12 9 (9.00%) Equities
12 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (9.00%) Tableau
12 9 (9.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (9.00%) Degree
12 9 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (8.00%) Retail
13 8 (8.00%) Sonata
14 7 (7.00%) Java
14 7 (7.00%) HP Quality Center
14 7 (7.00%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (7.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (7.00%) Investment Banking

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.00%) Confluence
5 1 (1.00%) SAS
5 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (11.00%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Sonata
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.00%) Boomi
2 2 (2.00%) Heroku
2 2 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.00%) FTP
3 1 (1.00%) 3G
3 1 (1.00%) DNS
3 1 (1.00%) Intranet
3 1 (1.00%) LDAP
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) VPN
3 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.00%) QlikView
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.00%) Redis
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 17 (17.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (59.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.00%) Banking
3 8 (8.00%) Retail
4 7 (7.00%) Investment Banking
5 6 (6.00%) Back Office
6 5 (5.00%) Advertising
6 5 (5.00%) Front Office
7 3 (3.00%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.00%) Marketing
9 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (48.00%) Analyst
2 25 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 14 (14.00%) Business Analyst
4 13 (13.00%) Developer
5 12 (12.00%) Data Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) Agile Project Manager
6 8 (8.00%) Test Analyst
7 7 (7.00%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) Financial Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Asset Management Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) DBA
9 5 (5.00%) Delivery Project Manager
9 5 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) SQL DBA
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) SharePoint Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) SQL Data Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) Web Services
1 4 (4.00%) XML
2 3 (3.00%) .NET
2 3 (3.00%) FpML
2 3 (3.00%) WCF
3 2 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.00%) RESTful
4 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.00%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (1.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Equities
2 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.00%) Fintech
3 4 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.00%) Clustering
4 2 (2.00%) Derivative
4 2 (2.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.00%) Replication
4 2 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.00%) Economics
5 1 (1.00%) HACMP
5 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.00%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.00%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.00%) AIX
2 1 (1.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.00%) Solaris
2 1 (1.00%) Unix
2 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.00%) Asset Management
3 18 (18.00%) Project Management
4 16 (16.00%) Fund Accounting
5 13 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (11.00%) Waterfall
7 9 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.00%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.00%) Wealth Management
9 6 (6.00%) Defect Management
9 6 (6.00%) DevOps
10 5 (5.00%) Change Management
10 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.00%) Prototyping
11 4 (4.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 4 (4.00%) Data Protection
11 4 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (4.00%) OO
11 4 (4.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.00%) SQL
2 11 (11.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.00%) Java
4 4 (4.00%) C#
5 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.00%) VBA
6 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.00%) Go
6 2 (2.00%) Ruby
7 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.00%) Perl
7 1 (1.00%) Python
7 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (7.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (1.00%) HNC
4 1 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.00%) MCP
4 1 (1.00%) MCSE
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) MiFID
2 5 (5.00%) FATCA
3 2 (2.00%) QA
3 2 (2.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.00%) UCITS
4 1 (1.00%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) vSphere
2 2 (2.00%) Docker
3 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.00%) NFS
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) Bloomberg
2 9 (9.00%) Tableau
3 6 (6.00%) Reuters
4 2 (2.00%) Charles River
4 2 (2.00%) Concur
4 2 (2.00%) Dell
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.00%) SmartStream
4 2 (2.00%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.00%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.00%) SunGard
5 1 (1.00%) Veritas