The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Management
UK
Rank 338 300 336
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +36
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 274 355 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.70% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.85% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 220 186
Median daily rate £550 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £348 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
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
36765 41589 39944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 81.75% 78.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24383 26919 25819
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1211 1063
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.34 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Investment Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Investment Management within the UK.

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Investment Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Management within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Investment Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management within the UK.

Investment Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Investment Management
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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 +9 266 £550 +4.76% 57
London +13 247 £550 - 50
City of London -9 45 £575 +2.22% 13
Edinburgh -4 8 £290 -35.55% 2
Scotland -9 8 £290 -35.55% 2
North West +22 7 - - 1
Cumbria - 7 - -
South East -4 5 £525 - 5
Barrow-in-Furness - 5 - -
Birmingham -2 4 £500 -
Surrey -8 4 £525 - 4
West Midlands -11 4 £500 -
North East -11 3 £550 - 1
Tyne and Wear -14 3 £550 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 2 £525 - 1
Croydon - 2 £565 -
Sunderland - 1 £550 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £575 -

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Investment 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 Investment Management.

1 287 (50.26%) Finance
2 188 (32.92%) Asset Management
3 153 (26.80%) Banking
4 131 (22.94%) SQL
5 106 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (18.39%) Front Office
7 94 (16.46%) Investment Banking
8 88 (15.41%) Wealth Management
9 87 (15.24%) Microsoft
10 86 (15.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 72 (12.61%) Business Analysis
12 70 (12.26%) Migration
13 67 (11.73%) SQL Server
14 65 (11.38%) Charles River
15 64 (11.21%) Project Management
15 64 (11.21%) Windows
16 59 (10.33%) MS Excel
17 57 (9.98%) Degree
18 52 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
19 50 (8.76%) C#
20 47 (8.23%) MiFID
20 47 (8.23%) Scrum
20 47 (8.23%) Fixed Income
21 45 (7.88%) Data Analysis
22 43 (7.53%) Fund Management
23 42 (7.36%) SDLC
23 42 (7.36%) Equities
24 41 (7.18%) User Acceptance Testing
25 40 (7.01%) Retail
26 39 (6.83%) Linux

Investment 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 20 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.28%) Apache Pig
2 13 (2.28%) IIS
3 9 (1.58%) Apache
3 9 (1.58%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.40%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.23%) Confluence
6 6 (1.05%) JBoss
6 6 (1.05%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.70%) MQSeries
7 4 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (0.70%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 59 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.03%) MS Office
3 12 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.23%) MS Project
6 2 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (4.38%) Markit EDM
2 23 (4.03%) thinkFolio
3 12 (2.10%) SimCorp Dimension
4 9 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (1.40%) Minerva
6 7 (1.23%) SAP CO
6 7 (1.23%) SAP FI
6 7 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (1.23%) Sentinel
7 6 (1.05%) Sonata
8 5 (0.88%) LatentZero
9 4 (0.70%) Eagle PACE
9 4 (0.70%) Salerio
10 3 (0.53%) LongView
10 3 (0.53%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.53%) SunGard APT
11 2 (0.35%) HiPortfolio
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.70%) Office 365
4 3 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.35%) Force.com
5 2 (0.35%) IaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.28%) Firewall
2 11 (1.93%) DMZ
3 10 (1.75%) WAN
4 9 (1.58%) VoIP
5 8 (1.40%) Internet
6 6 (1.05%) LAN
6 6 (1.05%) MPLS
6 6 (1.05%) SAN
6 6 (1.05%) VPN
7 5 (0.88%) HTTP
7 5 (0.88%) NetScaler
7 5 (0.88%) OSPF
7 5 (0.88%) VSAN
7 5 (0.88%) Wireless
8 4 (0.70%) HSRP
8 4 (0.70%) IPsec
8 4 (0.70%) Skype
8 4 (0.70%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (0.70%) VRRP
8 4 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (3.85%) Big Data
5 22 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (2.80%) Hadoop
7 15 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (2.45%) Apache Hive
9 13 (2.28%) QlikView
10 12 (2.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (2.10%) MySQL
10 12 (2.10%) Snowflake Schema
11 8 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.23%) DB2
13 6 (1.05%) DataStage
13 6 (1.05%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (0.88%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (4.90%) JIRA
2 18 (3.15%) Git (software)
3 15 (2.63%) Maven
4 12 (2.10%) JUnit
5 8 (1.40%) Subversion
6 7 (1.23%) ERwin
6 7 (1.23%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.23%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.23%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.05%) Gradle
7 6 (1.05%) PowerDesigner
7 6 (1.05%) Selenium
7 6 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (0.88%) Mockito
8 5 (0.88%) Spock
9 3 (0.53%) FitNesse
9 3 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 287 (50.26%) Finance
2 153 (26.80%) Banking
3 105 (18.39%) Front Office
4 94 (16.46%) Investment Banking
5 40 (7.01%) Retail
6 28 (4.90%) Back Office
7 27 (4.73%) Retail Banking
8 19 (3.33%) Marketing
9 16 (2.80%) Advertising
9 16 (2.80%) Private Banking
10 15 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
11 13 (2.28%) Financial Institution
11 13 (2.28%) Legal
12 3 (0.53%) Billing
12 3 (0.53%) Law
13 2 (0.35%) German Language
13 2 (0.35%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.18%) Automotive
14 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 225 (39.40%) Analyst
2 145 (25.39%) Business Analyst
3 93 (16.29%) Project Manager
4 89 (15.59%) Developer
5 43 (7.53%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 35 (6.13%) Asset Management Analyst
7 34 (5.95%) MiFID Business Analyst
8 28 (4.90%) Support Analyst
9 27 (4.73%) Asset Management Business Analyst
10 23 (4.03%) Consultant
10 23 (4.03%) Data Analyst
11 22 (3.85%) Senior Manager
12 21 (3.68%) Applications Support
12 21 (3.68%) Architect
12 21 (3.68%) IT Manager
12 21 (3.68%) Senior Project Manager
13 19 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
14 18 (3.15%) Programme Manager
15 17 (2.98%) .NET Developer
15 17 (2.98%) Asset Management Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (6.30%) .NET
2 18 (3.15%) CSS
2 18 (3.15%) HTML
3 16 (2.80%) XML
4 14 (2.45%) jQuery
5 13 (2.28%) REST
5 13 (2.28%) Web Services
5 13 (2.28%) WPF
6 12 (2.10%) .NET Framework
6 12 (2.10%) CSS3
7 11 (1.93%) AngularJS
7 11 (1.93%) ASP.NET
7 11 (1.93%) HTML5
8 10 (1.75%) Gherkin
8 10 (1.75%) JDBC
8 10 (1.75%) SOAP
8 10 (1.75%) Spring
9 8 (1.40%) Hibernate
9 8 (1.40%) JMS
10 6 (1.05%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (8.23%) Fixed Income
3 42 (7.36%) Equities
4 38 (6.65%) Derivative
5 34 (5.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 32 (5.60%) Hedge funds
7 27 (4.73%) Management Information System
8 17 (2.98%) Visualisation
9 15 (2.63%) Reference Data
10 14 (2.45%) SWIFT
10 14 (2.45%) User Experience
11 9 (1.58%) Computer Science
12 8 (1.40%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.23%) Data Centre
14 6 (1.05%) Fintech
14 6 (1.05%) OTC Derivatives
15 5 (0.88%) EMC VNX
15 5 (0.88%) iPhone
16 4 (0.70%) CMDB
16 4 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 64 (11.21%) Windows
2 39 (6.83%) Linux
3 32 (5.60%) Unix
4 23 (4.03%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.88%) Android
8 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.18%) AIX
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.18%) Solaris
10 1 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (32.92%) Asset Management
2 106 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (15.41%) Wealth Management
4 86 (15.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (12.61%) Business Analysis
6 70 (12.26%) Migration
7 64 (11.21%) Project Management
8 47 (8.23%) Scrum
9 45 (7.88%) Data Analysis
10 43 (7.53%) Fund Management
11 42 (7.36%) SDLC
12 41 (7.18%) User Acceptance Testing
13 32 (5.60%) Analytics
14 31 (5.43%) ITIL
14 31 (5.43%) PRINCE2
14 31 (5.43%) Risk Management
15 30 (5.25%) System Integration Testing
16 29 (5.08%) Data Management
17 23 (4.03%) Matrix Management
18 22 (3.85%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 131 (22.94%) SQL
2 50 (8.76%) C#
3 34 (5.95%) Java
4 31 (5.43%) JavaScript
4 31 (5.43%) T-SQL
5 23 (4.03%) Shell Script
6 18 (3.15%) VBA
7 15 (2.63%) Python
8 14 (2.45%) Scala
9 13 (2.28%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.58%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.40%) Ruby
12 6 (1.05%) Korn
12 6 (1.05%) Perl
13 5 (0.88%) C
13 5 (0.88%) C++
14 4 (0.70%) PHP
14 4 (0.70%) XPath
15 3 (0.53%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 57 (9.98%) Degree
2 21 (3.68%) PMP
3 15 (2.63%) PMI Certification
4 12 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.05%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.05%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.70%) CISSP
8 4 (0.70%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.53%) CCSA
9 3 (0.53%) ISEB
9 3 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.35%) CCNA
10 2 (0.35%) CCNP
10 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.35%) CISM
10 2 (0.35%) MCSE
10 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.23%) MiFID
2 18 (3.15%) EMIR
3 17 (2.98%) QA
4 9 (1.58%) AIFMD
5 8 (1.40%) Dodd-Frank
6 7 (1.23%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.23%) Solvency II
7 6 (1.05%) FATCA
7 6 (1.05%) ISO20022
7 6 (1.05%) SLA
8 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.05%) VMware ESX
3 6 (1.05%) XenApp
4 4 (0.70%) DFS Replication
5 3 (0.53%) Docker
5 3 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.18%) HDFS
6 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.05%) Control-M
3 5 (0.88%) Ansible
3 5 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.88%) Puppet
4 3 (0.53%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.53%) Nessus
5 2 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.35%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.18%) Icinga
6 1 (0.18%) logstash
6 1 (0.18%) Nagios
6 1 (0.18%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.18%) Piwik
6 1 (0.18%) SCOM
6 1 (0.18%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 87 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 65 (11.38%) Charles River
3 38 (6.65%) Oracle
4 23 (4.03%) Cisco
5 17 (2.98%) SAP
6 16 (2.80%) SimCorp
7 15 (2.63%) HP
8 13 (2.28%) VMware
9 12 (2.10%) Cloudera
9 12 (2.10%) Fidessa
9 12 (2.10%) Hortonworks
10 10 (1.75%) Bloomberg
10 10 (1.75%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.58%) Citrix
12 8 (1.40%) ServiceNow
13 7 (1.23%) Informatica
13 7 (1.23%) Red Hat
14 6 (1.05%) Adobe
14 6 (1.05%) Talend
14 6 (1.05%) Yardi
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