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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 221 249 237
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -12
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 30 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 15
Median daily rate £475 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £433 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +5.26%
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
6797 7868 7082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.64% 79.69% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4171 4832 3976
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 £275 £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 256 266 275
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.70 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 22 £475 -7.31%
Kent +6 7 £525 +13.51%
Oxfordshire -6 2 - - 2
Investment Management
England

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 51 (61.45%) Finance
2 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (30.12%) Asset Management
4 20 (24.10%) JIRA
5 18 (21.69%) Project Management
6 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
7 12 (14.46%) MS Visio
7 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
8 11 (13.25%) T-SQL
8 11 (13.25%) Waterfall
9 10 (12.05%) MS PowerPoint
9 10 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (12.05%) Banking
10 9 (10.84%) SQL
10 9 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (10.84%) Degree
10 9 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (10.84%) Fund Accounting
11 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
11 8 (9.64%) Sonata
12 7 (8.43%) Equities
12 7 (8.43%) Scrum
12 7 (8.43%) ISTQB
12 7 (8.43%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (8.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (8.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (7.23%) Defect Management
13 6 (7.23%) Tableau

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 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (6.02%) Confluence
4 3 (3.61%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (3.61%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.20%) SAS
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (14.46%) MS Visio
2 10 (12.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Sonata
2 1 (1.20%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.20%) Primavera
2 1 (1.20%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.41%) Boomi
3 1 (1.20%) Heroku
3 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) Internet
2 2 (2.41%) FTP
3 1 (1.20%) 3G
3 1 (1.20%) DNS
3 1 (1.20%) Intranet
3 1 (1.20%) LDAP
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) VPN
3 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.20%) QlikView
6 1 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 51 (61.45%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Banking
3 5 (6.02%) Advertising
3 5 (6.02%) Back Office
3 5 (6.02%) Front Office
3 5 (6.02%) Retail
4 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (40.96%) Analyst
2 25 (30.12%) Project Manager
3 11 (13.25%) Developer
4 9 (10.84%) Agile Project Manager
4 9 (10.84%) Data Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) DBA
6 5 (6.02%) SQL DBA
7 4 (4.82%) Database Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Scrum Master
7 4 (4.82%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) SharePoint Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) SQL Data Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (4.82%) UAT Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) FpML
1 3 (3.61%) Web Services
1 3 (3.61%) XML
2 2 (2.41%) RESTful
3 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.20%) CSS
3 1 (1.20%) HTML
3 1 (1.20%) Jade
3 1 (1.20%) jQuery
3 1 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.20%) Smarty
3 1 (1.20%) Symfony
3 1 (1.20%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Equities
2 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) Derivative
4 2 (2.41%) Clustering
4 2 (2.41%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.41%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.20%) Economics
5 1 (1.20%) Fintech
5 1 (1.20%) HACMP
5 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.20%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.20%) User Experience
5 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) AIX
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Solaris
2 1 (1.20%) Unix
2 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.12%) Asset Management
3 18 (21.69%) Project Management
4 11 (13.25%) Waterfall
5 10 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.84%) Fund Accounting
6 9 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (8.43%) Scrum
8 6 (7.23%) Defect Management
9 5 (6.02%) DevOps
9 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.02%) Project Governance
9 5 (6.02%) Prototyping
10 4 (4.82%) Change Management
10 4 (4.82%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.82%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (4.82%) OO
10 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.82%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.25%) T-SQL
2 9 (10.84%) SQL
3 6 (7.23%) Java
4 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.20%) C#
6 1 (1.20%) Go
6 1 (1.20%) Perl
6 1 (1.20%) PHP
6 1 (1.20%) Python
6 1 (1.20%) Ruby
6 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
2 7 (8.43%) ISTQB
2 7 (8.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.61%) ISEB
4 1 (1.20%) HNC
4 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.20%) MCP
4 1 (1.20%) MCSE
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) MiFID
2 5 (6.02%) FATCA
3 3 (3.61%) QA
4 2 (2.41%) SLA
4 2 (2.41%) UCITS
5 1 (1.20%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) vSphere
2 2 (2.41%) Docker
3 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.20%) NFS
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.20%) Puppet
2 1 (1.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.23%) Tableau
3 5 (6.02%) Bloomberg
4 4 (4.82%) Reuters
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle
6 2 (2.41%) Charles River
6 2 (2.41%) Concur
6 2 (2.41%) Dell
6 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.41%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.20%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.20%) SAP
7 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.20%) SmartStream
7 1 (1.20%) SunGard
7 1 (1.20%) Veritas