The table below looks at the statistics for Fund Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fund Management over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Management
Rank 511 449 418
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -31
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 103 129 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 80 132
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£550 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £375 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £630 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £500 £463
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42763 39046 42056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.99% 74.08% 71.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 26736 24118 24356
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1175 1083 1556
Average hourly rate £23.66 £27.50 £30.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.98% -8.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Fund Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Fund Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fund Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fund Management within the UK.

Fund Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fund Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fund Management within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Fund Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Fund Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fund Management within the UK.

Fund Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Fund Management
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fund Management within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
England -33 101 £550 +10.00% 34
London +19 94 £550 +10.00% 33
City of London +25 27 £494 -8.13% 14
South East -18 5 £550 +10.00% 2
Surrey -6 1 - - 1
Edinburgh -12 1 £475 -10.58% 1
Scotland -26 1 £475 -13.63% 1
Channel Islands - 1 £350 - 1
Jersey - 1 £350 - 1
Leeds - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Woking - - - -
Essex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Basildon - - - -

Fund Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Fund 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 Fund Management.

1 117 (49.16%) Asset Management
2 113 (47.48%) Investment Management
3 93 (39.08%) Finance
4 74 (31.09%) SQL
5 57 (23.95%) Banking
6 55 (23.11%) Front Office
7 44 (18.49%) Investment Banking
8 41 (17.23%) Fixed Income
9 37 (15.55%) Wealth Management
10 36 (15.13%) Business Analysis
11 35 (14.71%) Charles River
12 34 (14.29%) Project Management
13 29 (12.18%) Microsoft
14 28 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (11.34%) SQL Server
16 25 (10.50%) XML
16 25 (10.50%) Derivative
17 24 (10.08%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (10.08%) ETL
17 24 (10.08%) Corporate Banking
17 24 (10.08%) Business Transformation
18 22 (9.24%) Oracle
18 22 (9.24%) Data Management
19 21 (8.82%) Data Modelling
20 19 (7.98%) MS Excel
20 19 (7.98%) Portfolio Management
21 18 (7.56%) Windows
21 18 (7.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 17 (7.14%) VBA
22 17 (7.14%) Analytical Skills

Fund Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Fund 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 Fund Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.78%) Confluence
2 6 (2.52%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.84%) IIS
4 2 (0.84%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.46%) MS Office
3 4 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.26%) MS Project
5 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (5.46%) Markit EDM
2 6 (2.52%) LatentZero
3 3 (1.26%) Sophis RISQUE
4 2 (0.84%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.42%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.42%) MoSes
5 1 (0.42%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.42%) Minerva
5 1 (0.42%) LongView
5 1 (0.42%) Global One
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.10%) TCP/IP
1 5 (2.10%) Firewall
2 4 (1.68%) DNS
3 3 (1.26%) Intranet
4 2 (0.84%) MPLS
4 2 (0.84%) HTTP
4 2 (0.84%) LDAP
4 2 (0.84%) VoIP
5 1 (0.42%) WAN
5 1 (0.42%) DHCP
5 1 (0.42%) LAN
5 1 (0.42%) SAN
5 1 (0.42%) VPN
5 1 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.08%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (5.46%) PowerCenter
3 13 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.04%) Crystal Reports
5 11 (4.62%) BusinessObjects XI
6 8 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.36%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.68%) QlikView
7 4 (1.68%) MS Access
8 3 (1.26%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.26%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.42%) Big Data
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.42%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (4.20%) JIRA
2 7 (2.94%) Maven
3 6 (2.52%) JUnit
4 5 (2.10%) Subversion
4 5 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.42%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 93 (39.08%) Finance
2 57 (23.95%) Banking
3 55 (23.11%) Front Office
4 44 (18.49%) Investment Banking
5 24 (10.08%) Corporate Banking
6 16 (6.72%) Back Office
7 4 (1.68%) Billing
7 4 (1.68%) Marketing
8 3 (1.26%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.26%) Retail
9 1 (0.42%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 110 (46.22%) Analyst
2 79 (33.19%) Business Analyst
3 50 (21.01%) Developer
4 37 (15.55%) Project Manager
5 15 (6.30%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 14 (5.88%) ETL Developer
7 12 (5.04%) SQL Developer
7 12 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (4.20%) Test Analyst
9 9 (3.78%) Applications Support
9 9 (3.78%) Informatica Developer
9 9 (3.78%) Informatica ETL Developer
10 8 (3.36%) Data Analyst
10 8 (3.36%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (2.94%) Programme Manager
12 6 (2.52%) Architect
12 6 (2.52%) Consultant
12 6 (2.52%) Support Analyst
12 6 (2.52%) Java Developer
12 6 (2.52%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.50%) XML
2 8 (3.36%) .NET
3 6 (2.52%) EJB
3 6 (2.52%) Swing
3 6 (2.52%) Hibernate
3 6 (2.52%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (1.68%) Java EE
4 4 (1.68%) WPF
4 4 (1.68%) JPA
4 4 (1.68%) JDO
4 4 (1.68%) JMS
4 4 (1.68%) HTML
5 3 (1.26%) CSS
5 3 (1.26%) XML Schema
5 3 (1.26%) Web Services
5 3 (1.26%) jQuery
5 3 (1.26%) WCF
5 3 (1.26%) Spring
6 2 (0.84%) Java EE 5
6 2 (0.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.23%) Fixed Income
2 25 (10.50%) Derivative
3 18 (7.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.46%) Hedge funds
6 12 (5.04%) Equities
7 10 (4.20%) iPad
8 5 (2.10%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.68%) Taxonomies
10 3 (1.26%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.84%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (0.84%) Clustering
11 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.42%) AS400
12 1 (0.42%) Replication
12 1 (0.42%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (0.42%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.56%) Windows
2 7 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.52%) UNIX
4 5 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.26%) Linux
6 2 (0.84%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.84%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.84%) AIX
6 2 (0.84%) Solaris
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (49.16%) Asset Management
2 113 (47.48%) Investment Management
3 37 (15.55%) Wealth Management
4 36 (15.13%) Business Analysis
5 34 (14.29%) Project Management
6 28 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (10.08%) ETL
7 24 (10.08%) Business Transformation
8 22 (9.24%) Data Management
9 21 (8.82%) Data Modelling
10 19 (7.98%) Portfolio Management
11 16 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (6.72%) Workflow
11 16 (6.72%) Migration
12 13 (5.46%) UML
13 12 (5.04%) Data Analysis
14 11 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (4.20%) Data Architecture
16 8 (3.36%) Fund Accounting
16 8 (3.36%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 74 (31.09%) SQL
2 17 (7.14%) VBA
3 16 (6.72%) PL/SQL
4 15 (6.30%) T-SQL
5 14 (5.88%) Java
6 8 (3.36%) C#
7 4 (1.68%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.26%) C++
8 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.84%) C
9 2 (0.84%) Perl
10 1 (0.42%) VBScript
10 1 (0.42%) VB
10 1 (0.42%) VC++
10 1 (0.42%) Python
10 1 (0.42%) Ruby
10 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (1.68%) ISEB
1 4 (1.68%) ISTQB
1 4 (1.68%) Degree
2 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.42%) CISSP
3 1 (0.42%) CNA
3 1 (0.42%) Novell Certification
3 1 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.42%) GIAC
3 1 (0.42%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.30%) QA
2 12 (5.04%) ISO 9001
3 8 (3.36%) AIFMD
4 6 (2.52%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.68%) EMIR
6 3 (1.26%) UCITS
7 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.42%) SLA
7 1 (0.42%) MiFID
7 1 (0.42%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.10%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.42%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 6 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.84%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.42%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (14.71%) Charles River
2 29 (12.18%) Microsoft
3 22 (9.24%) Oracle
4 16 (6.72%) Business Objects
5 14 (5.88%) Informatica
5 14 (5.88%) thinkFolio
6 12 (5.04%) Sybase
7 8 (3.36%) JBoss
8 6 (2.52%) HP
8 6 (2.52%) VMware
8 6 (2.52%) Sophis
8 6 (2.52%) Bloomberg
9 5 (2.10%) StatPro
9 5 (2.10%) Cisco
9 5 (2.10%) BI-SAM
10 3 (1.26%) FactSet
10 3 (1.26%) Murex
10 3 (1.26%) NetApp
10 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.84%) CheckPoint
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