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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fund Management
Rank 549 480 460
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -20
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 63 114 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 87 67
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£525 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £383 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £675 £705
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £575 £450
% change year-on-year
-25.65% +27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
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
42640 40307 34513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.39% 74.95% 73.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26680 25279 20562
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1247 1176 1030
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.99 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.03% -9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 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 9 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 6 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -71 57 £525 +5.00% 23
London -61 55 £525 - 19
City of London +1 16 £550 +3.52% 8
Scotland +4 5 - - 1
Edinburgh -9 5 - - 1
South West +10 1 £355 -25.26% 1
Bristol +1 1 £355 -29.00% 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

Fund Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 65 (44.83%) Finance
2 64 (44.14%) Asset Management
3 59 (40.69%) Investment Management
4 45 (31.03%) SQL
5 37 (25.52%) Banking
6 36 (24.83%) Front Office
7 30 (20.69%) Fixed Income
8 28 (19.31%) Investment Banking
9 25 (17.24%) MS Excel
10 24 (16.55%) SQL Server
11 23 (15.86%) Derivative
12 22 (15.17%) Equities
13 21 (14.48%) Microsoft
13 21 (14.48%) Project Management
14 19 (13.10%) thinkFolio
15 16 (11.03%) Wealth Management
15 16 (11.03%) Business Analysis
16 15 (10.34%) Oracle
17 14 (9.66%) Bloomberg
17 14 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (8.28%) LatentZero
20 11 (7.59%) Back Office
20 11 (7.59%) MS Office
21 10 (6.90%) Charles River
21 10 (6.90%) Retail
21 10 (6.90%) Migration
21 10 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
22 9 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 9 (6.21%) MS Project

Fund Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.69%) JBoss
3 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.69%) CMS
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.59%) MS Office
3 9 (6.21%) MS Project
4 6 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.07%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (13.10%) thinkFolio
2 12 (8.28%) LatentZero
3 5 (3.45%) Markit EDM
4 4 (2.76%) Tesseract
4 4 (2.76%) Minerva
4 4 (2.76%) Sentinel
5 2 (1.38%) Advent Geneva
5 2 (1.38%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.69%) Exstream
6 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.69%) LongView
6 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.38%) VPN
1 2 (1.38%) DNS
1 2 (1.38%) Firewall
2 1 (0.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.76%) MS Access
6 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.38%) Essbase
6 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.69%) OLAP
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.76%) JIRA
2 3 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.38%) Subversion
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.69%) ERwin
4 1 (0.69%) LSMW
4 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.69%) MSTest
4 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
General
1 65 (44.83%) Finance
2 37 (25.52%) Banking
3 36 (24.83%) Front Office
4 28 (19.31%) Investment Banking
5 11 (7.59%) Back Office
6 10 (6.90%) Retail
7 5 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (2.76%) Marketing
9 3 (2.07%) Advertising
10 2 (1.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.69%) Publishing
11 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.69%) Automotive
11 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.69%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (47.59%) Analyst
2 33 (22.76%) Business Analyst
2 33 (22.76%) Developer
3 19 (13.10%) Project Manager
4 9 (6.21%) Support Analyst
4 9 (6.21%) Applications Support
4 9 (6.21%) SQL Developer
5 7 (4.83%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (4.83%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (4.14%) Data Analyst
6 6 (4.14%) Excel Developer
7 5 (3.45%) Business Manager
7 5 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 4 (2.76%) Test Manager
8 4 (2.76%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (2.76%) Java Developer
8 4 (2.76%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (2.76%) VBA Developer
8 4 (2.76%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (2.07%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.83%) .NET
2 6 (4.14%) XML
3 4 (2.76%) HTML
4 3 (2.07%) CSS
5 2 (1.38%) WCF
5 2 (1.38%) WPF
5 2 (1.38%) jQuery
5 2 (1.38%) RESTful
5 2 (1.38%) JMS
5 2 (1.38%) FpML
5 2 (1.38%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.69%) Spring
6 1 (0.69%) MDX
6 1 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.69%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.69%) HTML5
6 1 (0.69%) CSS3
6 1 (0.69%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.69%) Fixed Income
2 23 (15.86%) Derivative
3 22 (15.17%) Equities
4 13 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.52%) Hedge funds
6 6 (4.14%) Data Integration
7 5 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.45%) Replication
8 4 (2.76%) Statistics
9 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.07%) Clustering
9 3 (2.07%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.38%) Economics
11 1 (0.69%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.69%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.69%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.69%) User Experience
11 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.76%) Windows
2 3 (2.07%) UNIX
3 2 (1.38%) Windows 2000
3 2 (1.38%) Windows NT
3 2 (1.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (44.14%) Asset Management
2 59 (40.69%) Investment Management
3 21 (14.48%) Project Management
4 16 (11.03%) Business Analysis
4 16 (11.03%) Wealth Management
5 14 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (6.90%) Migration
7 8 (5.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (4.83%) Data Analysis
8 7 (4.83%) Analytics
9 6 (4.14%) Workflow
9 6 (4.14%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (4.14%) ETL
9 6 (4.14%) OO
10 5 (3.45%) Data Modelling
10 5 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.45%) Risk Management
10 5 (3.45%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.45%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (31.03%) SQL
2 7 (4.83%) C#
3 6 (4.14%) C++
3 6 (4.14%) VBA
4 5 (3.45%) Java
4 5 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.38%) Python
6 2 (1.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.38%) C
7 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.69%) Korn
7 1 (0.69%) VBScript
7 1 (0.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (4.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.69%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.69%) PhD
4 1 (0.69%) ISEB
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) QA
2 5 (3.45%) EMIR
3 4 (2.76%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (2.76%) AIFMD
4 2 (1.38%) UCITS
4 2 (1.38%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.38%) SLA
5 1 (0.69%) MiFID
5 1 (0.69%) FATCA
5 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) vSphere
3 1 (0.69%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 7 (4.83%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.38%) SCCM
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.69%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.34%) Oracle
3 14 (9.66%) Bloomberg
4 10 (6.90%) Charles River
5 8 (5.52%) Fidessa
6 7 (4.83%) HP
7 4 (2.76%) VMware
7 4 (2.76%) Reuters
8 3 (2.07%) NetApp
8 3 (2.07%) FactSet
9 2 (1.38%) Advent
9 2 (1.38%) SAP
9 2 (1.38%) Compaq
9 2 (1.38%) Dell
9 2 (1.38%) Citrix
9 2 (1.38%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.69%) Informatica
10 1 (0.69%) Cisco
10 1 (0.69%) Sophis
10 1 (0.69%) GoldenSource
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