The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 24 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 1.77% 7.84% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 9.09% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £525 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +61.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88 44 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 77.88% 86.27% 63.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 34
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Markit EDM
6 2 (18.18%) Derivative
6 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Test Management
6 2 (18.18%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
6 2 (18.18%) RIMES
6 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) J2EE
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Data Management
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Control-M
6 2 (18.18%) Reuters
6 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg
6 2 (18.18%) FileNet

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) FileNet
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Markit EDM
2 2 (18.18%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Designer
1 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Development Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Documentation Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Trainer
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) FileNet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) JRules
2 1 (9.09%) JDBC
2 1 (9.09%) JSP
2 1 (9.09%) Servlets
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) JSF
2 1 (9.09%) Dojo
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Derivative
1 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) E-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (18.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) RIMES
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Reuters
2 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg
3 1 (9.09%) GoldenSource
3 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe