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 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fund Management
Rank 486 473 430
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -43
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 85 86 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 61 69
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£500 £515 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £400 £437
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £440
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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
37746 36266 32728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.34% 74.25% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24225 22016 19460
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 992 1106 1306
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 2015.

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 15 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 29 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
England -9 82 £500 -4.76% 26
London +22 73 £500 -4.76% 21
City of London +7 7 £475 -9.52% 12
South East -10 6 £500 +5.26% 4
Surrey +2 3 £500 +5.26%
Scotland -13 3 £538 +7.50%
Croydon -4 2 £400 -
Edinburgh -8 2 £575 +15.00%
East of England - 2 £418 -
Basildon - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £325 -
Berkshire - 1 £325 -
Essex - 1 - -
Jersey - - - -
Channel Islands - - - -

Fund Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 77 (42.31%) Finance
1 77 (42.31%) Investment Management
2 65 (35.71%) Asset Management
3 59 (32.42%) SQL
4 48 (26.37%) Banking
5 38 (20.88%) Wealth Management
6 36 (19.78%) Front Office
7 35 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 34 (18.68%) Investment Banking
9 30 (16.48%) Oracle
10 28 (15.38%) Project Management
11 26 (14.29%) Derivative
12 22 (12.09%) MS Excel
13 21 (11.54%) Fixed Income
13 21 (11.54%) Hedge funds
14 20 (10.99%) thinkFolio
14 20 (10.99%) Microsoft
15 19 (10.44%) Bloomberg
16 18 (9.89%) Equities
16 18 (9.89%) Migration
16 18 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (9.34%) User Acceptance Testing
18 16 (8.79%) Business Analysis
19 15 (8.24%) MS Office
19 15 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
20 14 (7.69%) Degree
20 14 (7.69%) Business Transformation
20 14 (7.69%) Fund Accounting
20 14 (7.69%) Windows

Fund Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (4.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.55%) JBoss
3 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.24%) MS Office
3 9 (4.95%) MS Project
4 7 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.20%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (6.04%) LatentZero
2 9 (4.95%) Markit EDM
3 5 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.10%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (1.10%) Advent Geneva
5 1 (0.55%) LongView
5 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.55%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.55%) Minerva
5 1 (0.55%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.55%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.65%) Firewall
3 2 (1.10%) Network Security
3 2 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.10%) DNS
3 2 (1.10%) Intranet
4 1 (0.55%) LAN
4 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.40%) PowerCenter
4 7 (3.85%) MS Access
4 7 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.10%) Essbase
8 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.55%) OLAP
9 1 (0.55%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.55%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (3.30%) JIRA
2 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.55%) Ant
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.55%) Maven
4 1 (0.55%) Subversion
4 1 (0.55%) Selenium
4 1 (0.55%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 77 (42.31%) Finance
2 48 (26.37%) Banking
3 36 (19.78%) Front Office
4 34 (18.68%) Investment Banking
5 14 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
6 10 (5.49%) Back Office
7 7 (3.85%) Retail
8 3 (1.65%) Publishing
9 2 (1.10%) Marketing
9 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.55%) Billing
10 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.55%) Automotive
10 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 74 (40.66%) Analyst
2 41 (22.53%) Developer
3 37 (20.33%) Business Analyst
4 22 (12.09%) Project Manager
5 14 (7.69%) Architect
6 10 (5.49%) Support Analyst
6 10 (5.49%) Applications Support
7 8 (4.40%) ETL Developer
7 8 (4.40%) Consultant
8 7 (3.85%) VBA Developer
8 7 (3.85%) Business Manager
8 7 (3.85%) SQL Developer
9 6 (3.30%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (3.30%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (3.30%) Excel Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Test Analyst
10 5 (2.75%) Excel VBA Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Business Project Manager
10 5 (2.75%) C# Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.69%) .NET
2 13 (7.14%) XML
3 6 (3.30%) WPF
4 5 (2.75%) Web Services
4 5 (2.75%) WCF
5 4 (2.20%) J2EE
6 3 (1.65%) Spring
6 3 (1.65%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.65%) RESTful
7 2 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.10%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.10%) LINQ
7 2 (1.10%) JMS
7 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.55%) Middleware
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.55%) HTML
8 1 (0.55%) COM
8 1 (0.55%) WSH
8 1 (0.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.29%) Derivative
2 21 (11.54%) Fixed Income
2 21 (11.54%) Hedge funds
3 18 (9.89%) Equities
4 15 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.04%) Data Structures
6 9 (4.95%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (3.30%) Data Integration
9 5 (2.75%) Replication
9 5 (2.75%) Taxonomies
10 4 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.65%) Clustering
11 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.10%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.10%) Economics
13 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.55%) Credit Derivative
13 1 (0.55%) Cryptography
13 1 (0.55%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.69%) Windows
2 7 (3.85%) UNIX
3 5 (2.75%) AIX
3 5 (2.75%) Solaris
4 4 (2.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.20%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.20%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.10%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.10%) Linux
5 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (42.31%) Investment Management
2 65 (35.71%) Asset Management
3 38 (20.88%) Wealth Management
4 28 (15.38%) Project Management
5 18 (9.89%) Migration
5 18 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (9.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (8.79%) Business Analysis
8 14 (7.69%) Business Transformation
8 14 (7.69%) Fund Accounting
9 12 (6.59%) Data Modelling
10 11 (6.04%) ETL
10 11 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (5.49%) SOA
11 10 (5.49%) PRINCE2
12 9 (4.95%) Workflow
12 9 (4.95%) Data Architecture
13 8 (4.40%) Data Migration
13 8 (4.40%) Risk Management
13 8 (4.40%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 59 (32.42%) SQL
2 12 (6.59%) C#
2 12 (6.59%) Java
3 10 (5.49%) PL/SQL
3 10 (5.49%) VBA
4 4 (2.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.65%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.10%) Python
6 2 (1.10%) C
7 1 (0.55%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.55%) Perl
7 1 (0.55%) Korn
7 1 (0.55%) Ruby
7 1 (0.55%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.55%) Groovy
7 1 (0.55%) Scala
7 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (7.69%) Degree
2 6 (3.30%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.75%) ISEB
4 2 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.55%) CISSP
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.55%) CNA
5 1 (0.55%) Novell Certification
5 1 (0.55%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.55%) MCITP
5 1 (0.55%) GCIA
5 1 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.55%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.95%) QA
2 5 (2.75%) EMIR
3 4 (2.20%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (1.65%) Solvency II
5 2 (1.10%) SLA
6 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.55%) MiFID
6 1 (0.55%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.55%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.55%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.10%) SCCM
3 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.55%) Control-M
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (16.48%) Oracle
2 20 (10.99%) thinkFolio
2 20 (10.99%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.44%) Bloomberg
4 10 (5.49%) Business Objects
4 10 (5.49%) Charles River
5 9 (4.95%) Informatica
6 8 (4.40%) Fidessa
7 7 (3.85%) Yardi
8 6 (3.30%) HP
9 4 (2.20%) Citrix
9 4 (2.20%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.20%) NetApp
9 4 (2.20%) Dell
9 4 (2.20%) EMC
10 3 (1.65%) Reuters
10 3 (1.65%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.65%) VMware
11 2 (1.10%) Advent
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