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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Management
Rank 517 459 413
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -46
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 101 127 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 88 122
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£525 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £393 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £641 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
42898 38918 40274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.68% 74.04% 72.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27476 24169 23477
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1194 1150 1496
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.60 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.01% -11.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 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 18 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 21 October 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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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 -46 98 £525 +5.00% 26
London -10 92 £525 +5.00% 21
City of London +13 22 £531 +1.19% 5
South East -30 5 £550 +10.00% 3
Channel Islands - 2 £363 -
Jersey - 2 £363 -
Surrey -4 1 - -
Edinburgh -7 1 £475 +28.81%
Scotland -21 1 £475 -5.00%
East of England - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - - 2
Basildon - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - - 2
Woking - - - -
Essex - - - -

Fund Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 103 (48.36%) Investment Management
2 94 (44.13%) Asset Management
3 83 (38.97%) Finance
4 67 (31.46%) SQL
5 58 (27.23%) Banking
6 43 (20.19%) Investment Banking
7 41 (19.25%) Wealth Management
8 38 (17.84%) Front Office
9 36 (16.90%) Project Management
10 29 (13.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 27 (12.68%) Business Analysis
12 26 (12.21%) Microsoft
12 26 (12.21%) SQL Server
13 24 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (11.27%) Charles River
13 24 (11.27%) Corporate Banking
13 24 (11.27%) Business Transformation
14 23 (10.80%) Fixed Income
15 21 (9.86%) ETL
15 21 (9.86%) Oracle
15 21 (9.86%) Derivative
16 20 (9.39%) XML
16 20 (9.39%) Windows
17 18 (8.45%) MS Excel
17 18 (8.45%) Data Modelling
17 18 (8.45%) Data Management
18 17 (7.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 16 (7.51%) Migration
19 16 (7.51%) Hedge funds
19 16 (7.51%) Analytical Skills

Fund Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 7 (3.29%) Confluence
2 5 (2.35%) JBoss
3 4 (1.88%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.94%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.10%) MS Office
3 4 (1.88%) MS Project
3 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.23%) Markit EDM
2 5 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.41%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.94%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.47%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.47%) Minerva
5 1 (0.47%) LongView
5 1 (0.47%) Global One
5 1 (0.47%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.47%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.47%) MoSes
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.82%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.35%) Firewall
3 4 (1.88%) Intranet
4 3 (1.41%) DNS
5 2 (0.94%) LAN
5 2 (0.94%) WAN
5 2 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.94%) Network Security
6 1 (0.47%) LDAP
6 1 (0.47%) HTTP
6 1 (0.47%) VoIP
6 1 (0.47%) SAN
6 1 (0.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.16%) PowerCenter
5 10 (4.69%) BusinessObjects XI
5 10 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.88%) QlikView
8 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.41%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.41%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.94%) MS Access
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.47%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.47%) Big Data
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (4.23%) JIRA
2 6 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.82%) Maven
3 4 (1.88%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.41%) Subversion
4 3 (1.41%) JUnit
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.47%) Ant
6 1 (0.47%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.47%) Selenium
6 1 (0.47%) FitNesse
General
1 83 (38.97%) Finance
2 58 (27.23%) Banking
3 43 (20.19%) Investment Banking
4 38 (17.84%) Front Office
5 24 (11.27%) Corporate Banking
6 8 (3.76%) Back Office
7 4 (1.88%) Marketing
7 4 (1.88%) Billing
8 3 (1.41%) Retail
9 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.94%) Publishing
9 2 (0.94%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.47%) German Language
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (39.44%) Analyst
2 57 (26.76%) Business Analyst
3 41 (19.25%) Developer
4 34 (15.96%) Project Manager
5 15 (7.04%) Architect
6 13 (6.10%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 11 (5.16%) ETL Developer
7 11 (5.16%) SQL Developer
8 10 (4.69%) Consultant
9 9 (4.23%) Applications Support
10 7 (3.29%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.82%) Test Analyst
11 6 (2.82%) Data Analyst
11 6 (2.82%) Informatica Developer
11 6 (2.82%) Informatica ETL Developer
12 5 (2.35%) Test Architect
12 5 (2.35%) Business Manager
12 5 (2.35%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Developer
12 5 (2.35%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.39%) XML
2 10 (4.69%) .NET
3 6 (2.82%) J2EE
3 6 (2.82%) Web Services
4 4 (1.88%) Swing
4 4 (1.88%) WPF
5 3 (1.41%) WCF
5 3 (1.41%) EJB 3.0
5 3 (1.41%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.41%) EJB
6 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.94%) JDO
6 2 (0.94%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.94%) JMS
6 2 (0.94%) JPA
6 2 (0.94%) Java EE
6 2 (0.94%) Spring
7 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.47%) LINQ
7 1 (0.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.80%) Fixed Income
2 21 (9.86%) Derivative
3 17 (7.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (7.51%) Hedge funds
4 16 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.51%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.29%) Taxonomies
6 6 (2.82%) Equities
6 6 (2.82%) iPad
7 5 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.88%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.94%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.94%) Clustering
9 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.47%) AS400
10 1 (0.47%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.47%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.39%) Windows
2 7 (3.29%) UNIX
3 5 (2.35%) AIX
3 5 (2.35%) Solaris
3 5 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.41%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.41%) Linux
6 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.94%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (48.36%) Investment Management
2 94 (44.13%) Asset Management
3 41 (19.25%) Wealth Management
4 36 (16.90%) Project Management
5 29 (13.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (12.68%) Business Analysis
7 24 (11.27%) Business Transformation
8 21 (9.86%) ETL
9 18 (8.45%) Data Modelling
9 18 (8.45%) Data Management
10 16 (7.51%) Migration
11 15 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (5.16%) UML
12 11 (5.16%) Data Analysis
12 11 (5.16%) Data Architecture
12 11 (5.16%) Portfolio Management
13 10 (4.69%) Fund Accounting
13 10 (4.69%) Workflow
14 9 (4.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 67 (31.46%) SQL
2 15 (7.04%) VBA
3 14 (6.57%) PL/SQL
3 14 (6.57%) Java
4 12 (5.63%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.76%) C#
6 3 (1.41%) C++
6 3 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.94%) C
8 1 (0.47%) VC++
8 1 (0.47%) Python
8 1 (0.47%) Ruby
8 1 (0.47%) Groovy
8 1 (0.47%) Scala
8 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.47%) Perl
8 1 (0.47%) VBScript
8 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (3.76%) Degree
2 4 (1.88%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.88%) ISEB
3 2 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.47%) CISSP
4 1 (0.47%) CNA
4 1 (0.47%) Novell Certification
4 1 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (0.47%) GIAC
4 1 (0.47%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.04%) QA
2 7 (3.29%) AIFMD
3 6 (2.82%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.41%) UCITS
4 3 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.41%) EMIR
5 2 (0.94%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.47%) SLA
6 1 (0.47%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (2.35%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.47%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.47%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.27%) Charles River
3 21 (9.86%) Oracle
4 15 (7.04%) Business Objects
5 12 (5.63%) thinkFolio
6 11 (5.16%) Informatica
7 10 (4.69%) Sybase
8 5 (2.35%) Yardi
8 5 (2.35%) VMware
8 5 (2.35%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.88%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.88%) NetApp
9 4 (1.88%) EMC
9 4 (1.88%) Cisco
9 4 (1.88%) HP
10 3 (1.41%) Citrix
10 3 (1.41%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.41%) BI-SAM
10 3 (1.41%) FactSet
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