The table below looks at the statistics for Fund Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fund Management over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fund Management
Rank 617 558 537
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -21
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 36 105 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 84 76
Median daily rate £510 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £258 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £700 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £530 £513
% change year-on-year
-19.81% +3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
44351 47009 44831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.10% 81.05% 77.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29387 30697 28094
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1306 1225
Median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Fund Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Fund Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fund Management within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -56 32 £525 +5.00% 27
London -63 30 £528 +5.50% 26
City of London -4 7 £413 -13.15% 7
Scotland +16 4 £425 +16.43%
Edinburgh +16 4 £425 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £370 -
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 £370 -
North West - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £370 -

Fund Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fund Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Fund Management.

1 37 (52.11%) Finance
2 33 (46.48%) Asset Management
3 24 (33.80%) Investment Management
4 22 (30.99%) Banking
5 20 (28.17%) SQL
6 17 (23.94%) Business Analysis
7 15 (21.13%) Investment Banking
8 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (16.90%) MiFID
8 12 (16.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (15.49%) Equities
10 10 (14.08%) Fixed Income
10 10 (14.08%) Data Architecture
11 9 (12.68%) Retail
12 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
12 8 (11.27%) Front Office
12 8 (11.27%) Back Office
12 8 (11.27%) Project Management
12 8 (11.27%) .NET
12 8 (11.27%) C#
13 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
13 7 (9.86%) CRM
13 7 (9.86%) Financial Institution
13 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
13 7 (9.86%) Portfolio Management
13 7 (9.86%) Markit EDM
13 7 (9.86%) Analytics
14 6 (8.45%) Risk Analytics
14 6 (8.45%) Target Operating Model
14 6 (8.45%) Data Governance

Fund Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.82%) CMS
2 2 (2.82%) Confluence
2 2 (2.82%) IIS
2 2 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.41%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Markit EDM
2 4 (5.63%) thinkFolio
3 2 (2.82%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (2.82%) LatentZero
4 1 (1.41%) Beauchamp
4 1 (1.41%) Exstream
4 1 (1.41%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (1.41%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Intranet
2 1 (1.41%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) JIRA
2 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.41%) ERwin
3 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.41%) MSTest
3 1 (1.41%) NUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.41%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (52.11%) Finance
2 22 (30.99%) Banking
3 15 (21.13%) Investment Banking
4 9 (12.68%) Retail
5 8 (11.27%) Back Office
5 8 (11.27%) Front Office
6 7 (9.86%) Financial Institution
7 6 (8.45%) Legal
8 4 (5.63%) Marketing
9 3 (4.23%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (1.41%) Private Banking
10 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Analyst
2 32 (45.07%) Business Analyst
3 11 (15.49%) Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.86%) Asset Management Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Banking Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Fund Management Business Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Risk Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Risk Business Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.63%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (5.63%) MiFID Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) MiFID Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) CSS
2 3 (4.23%) HTML
3 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.82%) WPF
3 2 (2.82%) XML
4 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (1.41%) FpML
4 1 (1.41%) REST
4 1 (1.41%) SOAP
4 1 (1.41%) Spring
4 1 (1.41%) WCF
4 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Equities
2 10 (14.08%) Fixed Income
3 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.23%) Derivative
6 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.41%) Fintech
7 1 (1.41%) IVR
7 1 (1.41%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Asset Management
2 24 (33.80%) Investment Management
3 17 (23.94%) Business Analysis
4 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (14.08%) Data Architecture
6 8 (11.27%) Project Management
6 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.86%) Analytics
7 7 (9.86%) CRM
7 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
7 7 (9.86%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.45%) Change Management
8 6 (8.45%) Data Governance
8 6 (8.45%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.45%) Risk Analytics
8 6 (8.45%) Scrum
8 6 (8.45%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (7.04%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.17%) SQL
2 8 (11.27%) C#
3 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.41%) C
5 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PMP
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) MiFID
2 3 (4.23%) SEPA
3 2 (2.82%) QA
4 1 (1.41%) EMIR
4 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.41%) SAS 70
4 1 (1.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (2.82%) SCCM
1 2 (2.82%) SCOM
2 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) Charles River
2 3 (4.23%) Informatica
2 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco
3 2 (2.82%) Fidessa
3 2 (2.82%) IBM
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.41%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.41%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) Linedata
4 1 (1.41%) SimCorp