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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Management
Rank 479 447 466
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 109 117 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.31% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 76 96
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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 £395 £380 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £650 £975
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40471 37295 40749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.06% 72.95% 70.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25021 22614 23464
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
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 1157 1059 1464
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%

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 30 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 30 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 -26 107 £550 +10.00% 13
London +26 95 £550 +7.31% 13
City of London +27 33 £500 -2.43% 8
South East -25 2 £350 -28.20%
Edinburgh -26 2 £450 -10.00% 1
Scotland -35 2 £450 -10.00% 1
East of England - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Essex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -

Fund Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 106 (47.75%) Investment Management
2 101 (45.50%) Asset Management
3 89 (40.09%) Finance
4 69 (31.08%) SQL
5 55 (24.77%) Front Office
6 54 (24.32%) Banking
7 51 (22.97%) Fixed Income
8 40 (18.02%) Investment Banking
9 36 (16.22%) Charles River
10 35 (15.77%) Business Analysis
11 34 (15.32%) Microsoft
12 32 (14.41%) SQL Server
13 31 (13.96%) Wealth Management
14 30 (13.51%) Project Management
15 28 (12.61%) Derivative
16 24 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
16 24 (10.81%) Portfolio Management
17 23 (10.36%) Back Office
18 22 (9.91%) Corporate Banking
19 21 (9.46%) VBA
19 21 (9.46%) Business Transformation
20 20 (9.01%) MS Excel
20 20 (9.01%) Data Warehouse
20 20 (9.01%) Data Management
20 20 (9.01%) Migration
21 19 (8.56%) Equities
22 18 (8.11%) Oracle
23 17 (7.66%) Windows
23 17 (7.66%) ETL
23 17 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Fund Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (4.05%) Confluence
2 8 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.90%) IIS
5 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.90%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.90%) Lync
5 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.86%) MS Office
3 4 (1.80%) MS Project
4 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (5.86%) Markit EDM
2 6 (2.70%) LatentZero
3 3 (1.35%) Sophis RISQUE
4 2 (0.90%) HiPortfolio
5 1 (0.45%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.45%) MoSes
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.45%) LongView
5 1 (0.45%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.45%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.25%) Firewall
2 4 (1.80%) DNS
2 4 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.35%) LDAP
4 2 (0.90%) MPLS
4 2 (0.90%) Intranet
4 2 (0.90%) HTTP
4 2 (0.90%) VoIP
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.45%) LAN
5 1 (0.45%) WAN
5 1 (0.45%) DHCP
5 1 (0.45%) VPN
5 1 (0.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.01%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (3.60%) MS Access
7 7 (3.15%) BusinessObjects XI
7 7 (3.15%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.15%) PowerCenter
7 7 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.70%) QlikView
9 3 (1.35%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.90%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (4.05%) JIRA
2 7 (3.15%) Maven
3 6 (2.70%) JUnit
3 6 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.25%) Subversion
5 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.90%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.45%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 89 (40.09%) Finance
2 55 (24.77%) Front Office
3 54 (24.32%) Banking
4 40 (18.02%) Investment Banking
5 23 (10.36%) Back Office
6 22 (9.91%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (1.80%) Retail
7 4 (1.80%) Private Banking
7 4 (1.80%) Marketing
8 3 (1.35%) Billing
9 2 (0.90%) Legal
10 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 111 (50.00%) Analyst
2 72 (32.43%) Business Analyst
3 44 (19.82%) Developer
4 31 (13.96%) Project Manager
5 16 (7.21%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 15 (6.76%) SQL Developer
7 14 (6.31%) Test Analyst
8 12 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (3.60%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (3.60%) Data Analyst
9 8 (3.60%) ETL Developer
9 8 (3.60%) Consultant
10 7 (3.15%) Informatica ETL Developer
10 7 (3.15%) Programme Manager
10 7 (3.15%) Informatica Developer
11 6 (2.70%) Java Developer
11 6 (2.70%) Report Analyst
11 6 (2.70%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.70%) Applications Support
12 5 (2.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.21%) XML
2 6 (2.70%) Hibernate
2 6 (2.70%) Swing
2 6 (2.70%) EJB
2 6 (2.70%) EJB 3.0
3 5 (2.25%) HTML
4 4 (1.80%) Java EE
4 4 (1.80%) JDO
4 4 (1.80%) JMS
4 4 (1.80%) JPA
5 3 (1.35%) jQuery
5 3 (1.35%) Web Services
5 3 (1.35%) CSS
5 3 (1.35%) .NET
5 3 (1.35%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.90%) Spring
6 2 (0.90%) JNDI
6 2 (0.90%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.90%) CGI
6 2 (0.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.97%) Fixed Income
2 28 (12.61%) Derivative
3 19 (8.56%) Equities
4 14 (6.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.50%) iPad
6 6 (2.70%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.80%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.35%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (0.90%) PKI
9 2 (0.90%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.90%) Clustering
9 2 (0.90%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.45%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.66%) Windows
2 8 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.80%) UNIX
5 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.35%) Linux
6 2 (0.90%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.90%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (47.75%) Investment Management
2 101 (45.50%) Asset Management
3 35 (15.77%) Business Analysis
4 31 (13.96%) Wealth Management
5 30 (13.51%) Project Management
6 24 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (10.81%) Portfolio Management
7 21 (9.46%) Business Transformation
8 20 (9.01%) Data Management
8 20 (9.01%) Migration
9 17 (7.66%) ETL
10 15 (6.76%) Workflow
11 13 (5.86%) Data Modelling
12 12 (5.41%) UML
12 12 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (5.41%) Data Analysis
13 9 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (3.60%) Data Architecture
15 7 (3.15%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 69 (31.08%) SQL
2 21 (9.46%) VBA
3 14 (6.31%) Java
3 14 (6.31%) T-SQL
4 10 (4.50%) C#
4 10 (4.50%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.80%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.35%) C++
6 3 (1.35%) VBScript
6 3 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.90%) Perl
7 2 (0.90%) C
8 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.45%) VC++
8 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (1.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.90%) Degree
2 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.76%) QA
2 12 (5.41%) ISO 9001
3 10 (4.50%) AIFMD
4 6 (2.70%) Data Quality
5 5 (2.25%) EMIR
6 2 (0.90%) SLA
6 2 (0.90%) UCITS
6 2 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (3.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.90%) XenApp
3 1 (0.45%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.90%) WMI
2 2 (0.90%) Control-M
2 2 (0.90%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (16.22%) Charles River
2 34 (15.32%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.11%) Oracle
4 17 (7.66%) thinkFolio
5 10 (4.50%) Business Objects
5 10 (4.50%) Sybase
6 8 (3.60%) VMware
6 8 (3.60%) Sophis
6 8 (3.60%) JBoss
6 8 (3.60%) Informatica
7 6 (2.70%) Bloomberg
7 6 (2.70%) Cisco
8 5 (2.25%) BI-SAM
8 5 (2.25%) StatPro
8 5 (2.25%) HP
9 4 (1.80%) NetApp
9 4 (1.80%) Citrix
10 3 (1.35%) FactSet
10 3 (1.35%) Murex
11 2 (0.90%) Telerik
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