The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Management
Rank 463 451 474
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 109 115 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 78 89
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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 £426 £380 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £975
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-36.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39338 37094 40713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.11% 72.94% 70.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24409 22472 23326
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1122 1062 1420
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.55 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -

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 22 July 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 10 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 22 July 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 0 107 £550 +10.00% 18
London +32 98 £550 +10.00% 17
City of London +32 32 £513 +2.50% 13
Scotland -27 2 £450 -10.00% 1
Edinburgh -34 2 £450 -10.00% 1
Glasgow - - - -
Essex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
South East - - - - 1

Fund Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 104 (47.71%) Investment Management
2 101 (46.33%) Asset Management
3 89 (40.83%) Finance
4 66 (30.28%) SQL
5 55 (25.23%) Front Office
6 54 (24.77%) Banking
7 52 (23.85%) Fixed Income
8 38 (17.43%) Investment Banking
9 37 (16.97%) Business Analysis
10 36 (16.51%) Charles River
11 35 (16.06%) Microsoft
12 34 (15.60%) SQL Server
13 32 (14.68%) Project Management
14 30 (13.76%) Wealth Management
15 29 (13.30%) Derivative
16 25 (11.47%) Back Office
16 25 (11.47%) Portfolio Management
17 22 (10.09%) Equities
17 22 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
18 21 (9.63%) MS Excel
18 21 (9.63%) Migration
18 21 (9.63%) Corporate Banking
18 21 (9.63%) User Acceptance Testing
19 20 (9.17%) Business Transformation
19 20 (9.17%) VBA
20 18 (8.26%) Data Management
21 17 (7.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 17 (7.80%) thinkFolio
22 16 (7.34%) Workflow
22 16 (7.34%) Oracle

Fund Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (4.13%) Confluence
1 9 (4.13%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.75%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.92%) IIS
4 2 (0.92%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (0.92%) Lync
4 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (9.63%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.42%) MS Office
3 5 (2.29%) MS Project
4 4 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.50%) Markit EDM
2 6 (2.75%) LatentZero
3 3 (1.38%) Sophis RISQUE
4 2 (0.92%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.92%) HiPortfolio
5 1 (0.46%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.46%) LongView
5 1 (0.46%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.29%) Firewall
2 4 (1.83%) DNS
2 4 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.38%) LDAP
4 2 (0.92%) MPLS
4 2 (0.92%) Intranet
4 2 (0.92%) HTTP
4 2 (0.92%) VoIP
5 1 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.46%) WAN
5 1 (0.46%) DHCP
5 1 (0.46%) VPN
5 1 (0.46%) LAN
5 1 (0.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (7.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (5.50%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (3.67%) MS Access
7 7 (3.21%) BusinessObjects XI
7 7 (3.21%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.21%) PowerCenter
8 6 (2.75%) QlikView
8 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.38%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.46%) DB2
11 1 (0.46%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 9 (4.13%) JIRA
2 7 (3.21%) Maven
3 6 (2.75%) JUnit
3 6 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.29%) Subversion
5 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.92%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.46%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
General
1 89 (40.83%) Finance
2 55 (25.23%) Front Office
3 54 (24.77%) Banking
4 38 (17.43%) Investment Banking
5 25 (11.47%) Back Office
6 21 (9.63%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (2.29%) Retail
8 4 (1.83%) Private Banking
8 4 (1.83%) Marketing
9 2 (0.92%) Billing
9 2 (0.92%) Legal
10 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.46%) Advertising
10 1 (0.46%) German Language
Job Titles
1 109 (50.00%) Analyst
2 73 (33.49%) Business Analyst
3 41 (18.81%) Developer
4 33 (15.14%) Project Manager
5 16 (7.34%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 15 (6.88%) SQL Developer
7 11 (5.05%) Test Analyst
7 11 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (3.67%) Senior Business Analyst
8 8 (3.67%) Data Analyst
8 8 (3.67%) ETL Developer
8 8 (3.67%) Consultant
9 7 (3.21%) Informatica ETL Developer
9 7 (3.21%) Programme Manager
9 7 (3.21%) Informatica Developer
10 6 (2.75%) Java Developer
10 6 (2.75%) Report Analyst
11 5 (2.29%) Architect
11 5 (2.29%) Support Analyst
11 5 (2.29%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.42%) XML
2 6 (2.75%) Hibernate
2 6 (2.75%) EJB
2 6 (2.75%) Swing
2 6 (2.75%) EJB 3.0
3 5 (2.29%) HTML
4 4 (1.83%) Java EE
4 4 (1.83%) JDO
4 4 (1.83%) .NET
4 4 (1.83%) JMS
4 4 (1.83%) JPA
5 3 (1.38%) jQuery
5 3 (1.38%) Web Services
5 3 (1.38%) CSS
5 3 (1.38%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.92%) Spring
6 2 (0.92%) JNDI
6 2 (0.92%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.92%) CGI
6 2 (0.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (23.85%) Fixed Income
2 29 (13.30%) Derivative
3 22 (10.09%) Equities
4 15 (6.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.59%) iPad
6 6 (2.75%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.29%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.83%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (1.38%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.92%) PKI
10 2 (0.92%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.92%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.92%) Clustering
10 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.46%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.46%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.46%) AS400
11 1 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.34%) Windows
2 8 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.83%) UNIX
5 3 (1.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.38%) Linux
6 2 (0.92%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.92%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.92%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (47.71%) Investment Management
2 101 (46.33%) Asset Management
3 37 (16.97%) Business Analysis
4 32 (14.68%) Project Management
5 30 (13.76%) Wealth Management
6 25 (11.47%) Portfolio Management
7 21 (9.63%) Migration
7 21 (9.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (9.17%) Business Transformation
9 18 (8.26%) Data Management
10 16 (7.34%) Workflow
11 14 (6.42%) ETL
12 13 (5.96%) Data Analysis
12 13 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (5.05%) Data Modelling
14 10 (4.59%) UML
15 9 (4.13%) Fund Accounting
16 8 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (3.67%) Data Architecture
17 7 (3.21%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 66 (30.28%) SQL
2 20 (9.17%) VBA
3 13 (5.96%) Java
3 13 (5.96%) T-SQL
4 10 (4.59%) C#
5 8 (3.67%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.38%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.92%) Perl
7 2 (0.92%) C
7 2 (0.92%) C++
7 2 (0.92%) VBScript
8 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.46%) VC++
8 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (0.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (0.46%) ISEB
2 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.42%) QA
2 12 (5.50%) ISO 9001
3 10 (4.59%) AIFMD
4 6 (2.75%) EMIR
4 6 (2.75%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.38%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.92%) SLA
6 2 (0.92%) UCITS
7 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.92%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.92%) XenApp
3 1 (0.46%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) WMI
1 2 (0.92%) Control-M
1 2 (0.92%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (16.51%) Charles River
2 35 (16.06%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.80%) thinkFolio
4 16 (7.34%) Oracle
5 10 (4.59%) Business Objects
5 10 (4.59%) Sybase
6 8 (3.67%) VMware
6 8 (3.67%) Sophis
6 8 (3.67%) JBoss
6 8 (3.67%) Informatica
7 7 (3.21%) Bloomberg
8 6 (2.75%) Cisco
9 5 (2.29%) BI-SAM
9 5 (2.29%) StatPro
9 5 (2.29%) HP
10 4 (1.83%) NetApp
10 4 (1.83%) Citrix
11 3 (1.38%) FactSet
11 3 (1.38%) Murex
11 3 (1.38%) SimCorp
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