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 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 378 344 298
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -46
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 304 347 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.76% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 248 271
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-18.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
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
44570 45659 42979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.76% 79.96% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29477 29618 26643
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1040 1201 1204
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.60 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 2016.

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 26 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 29 July 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 -9 282 £538 -2.27% 62
London -38 210 £550 - 57
City of London +59 60 £525 -4.54% 28
South East +52 57 £443 -19.54% 2
Surrey +12 29 £475 -20.83% 2
Scotland -23 22 £400 +3.22% 1
Oxfordshire - 15 £390 -
Oxford - 15 £390 -
Kent +21 13 £450 +5.88%
Edinburgh -25 11 £425 - 1
Glasgow +1 10 £400 +6.66%
North West - 6 £363 - 3
East of England +21 5 - -
Hertfordshire +19 5 - -
Watford - 5 - -
Tonbridge - 2 £494 -
Street - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
Docklands, London +13 1 £800 +36.17%
Canary Wharf 0 1 £400 -8.57%
Warwick - 1 £463 -
Liverpool - 1 £400 -
Merseyside - 1 £400 -
Warwickshire - 1 £463 -
West Midlands - 1 £463 -

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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.

1 315 (50.32%) Finance
2 237 (37.86%) Asset Management
3 147 (23.48%) Banking
4 121 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (19.01%) Wealth Management
6 117 (18.69%) SQL
7 102 (16.29%) Project Management
7 102 (16.29%) Front Office
8 86 (13.74%) SQL Server
9 71 (11.34%) Business Analysis
10 69 (11.02%) C#
11 68 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 63 (10.06%) Investment Banking
13 58 (9.27%) Back Office
13 58 (9.27%) Microsoft
14 55 (8.79%) SDLC
15 50 (7.99%) Waterfall
15 50 (7.99%) Bloomberg
16 49 (7.83%) .NET
17 48 (7.67%) Charles River
17 48 (7.67%) Degree
18 46 (7.35%) Change Management
19 44 (7.03%) PRINCE2
20 43 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
21 42 (6.71%) MS Excel
21 42 (6.71%) Oracle
22 36 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
23 35 (5.59%) Fund Management
24 34 (5.43%) JIRA
25 33 (5.27%) Derivative

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 15 (2.40%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.24%) IIS
3 10 (1.60%) Confluence
4 7 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (1.12%) OpenStack
5 6 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.80%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.48%) SAS
8 3 (0.48%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.32%) CMS
9 2 (0.32%) Drupal
9 2 (0.32%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.16%) JBoss
10 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 42 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 17 (2.72%) MS Visio
3 15 (2.40%) MS Office
4 13 (2.08%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (3.83%) Markit EDM
2 23 (3.67%) thinkFolio
3 10 (1.60%) Sonata
4 8 (1.28%) Hi Portfolio
5 6 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.64%) Radian6
6 4 (0.64%) Salerio
6 4 (0.64%) Social Studio
7 3 (0.48%) LatentZero
7 3 (0.48%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.32%) Beauchamp
8 2 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.32%) MultiFonds
9 1 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.16%) Minerva
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.16%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.12%) Heroku
4 5 (0.80%) PaaS
5 4 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.64%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.64%) Force.com
6 2 (0.32%) Boomi
6 2 (0.32%) Office 365
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.24%) Firewall
2 7 (1.12%) CTI
2 7 (1.12%) Kerberos
2 7 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.96%) LDAP
4 5 (0.80%) DNS
4 5 (0.80%) Internet
4 5 (0.80%) WAN
5 4 (0.64%) SNMP
6 3 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.48%) DHCP
6 3 (0.48%) FTP
6 3 (0.48%) HTTP
6 3 (0.48%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.48%) SAN
6 3 (0.48%) Wireless
7 2 (0.32%) LAN
7 2 (0.32%) Skype
7 2 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (1.76%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.76%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (1.28%) Big Data
8 8 (1.28%) DB2
8 8 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.80%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.80%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.80%) HBase
10 5 (0.80%) QlikView
10 5 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (5.43%) JIRA
2 10 (1.60%) TeamCity
3 9 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.28%) JUnit
5 5 (0.80%) MSBuild
5 5 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.64%) NuGet
6 4 (0.64%) Subversion
6 4 (0.64%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.48%) Grunt
7 3 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.32%) ERwin
8 2 (0.32%) MSTest
8 2 (0.32%) NUnit
8 2 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.32%) Selenium
8 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 315 (50.32%) Finance
2 147 (23.48%) Banking
3 102 (16.29%) Front Office
4 63 (10.06%) Investment Banking
5 58 (9.27%) Back Office
6 26 (4.15%) Advertising
7 22 (3.51%) Marketing
8 21 (3.35%) Retail
9 15 (2.40%) Legal
10 10 (1.60%) Private Banking
11 9 (1.44%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.28%) Retail Banking
12 8 (1.28%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 243 (38.82%) Analyst
2 144 (23.00%) Business Analyst
3 121 (19.33%) Project Manager
4 103 (16.45%) Developer
5 42 (6.71%) Asset Management Analyst
6 35 (5.59%) Consultant
7 32 (5.11%) Data Analyst
8 31 (4.95%) C# Developer
9 29 (4.63%) Asset Management Business Analyst
10 28 (4.47%) Investment Management Business Analyst
10 28 (4.47%) IT Manager
11 27 (4.31%) Architect
11 27 (4.31%) IT Project Manager
12 26 (4.15%) SQL Developer
12 26 (4.15%) Support Analyst
13 24 (3.83%) .NET Developer
14 21 (3.35%) Senior Developer
15 20 (3.19%) Senior Analyst
16 19 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
16 19 (3.04%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.83%) .NET
2 33 (5.27%) XML
3 21 (3.35%) ASP.NET
3 21 (3.35%) Web Services
4 13 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 13 (2.08%) HTML
5 11 (1.76%) HTML5
5 11 (1.76%) jQuery
5 11 (1.76%) Spring
6 10 (1.60%) REST
7 9 (1.44%) WCF
8 8 (1.28%) AngularJS
8 8 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (1.28%) CSS
8 8 (1.28%) J2SE
8 8 (1.28%) SOAP
8 8 (1.28%) XSL
9 7 (1.12%) JMS
9 7 (1.12%) WPF
10 6 (0.96%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.27%) Derivative
3 29 (4.63%) Equities
3 29 (4.63%) Fixed Income
4 18 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.08%) User Experience
6 12 (1.92%) Hedge funds
6 12 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 12 (1.92%) Reference Data
7 11 (1.76%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.44%) OTC Derivatives
9 7 (1.12%) IVR
9 7 (1.12%) SWIFT
10 6 (0.96%) Fintech
11 5 (0.80%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.64%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (0.64%) PKI
12 4 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (4.79%) Windows
2 22 (3.51%) Linux
3 21 (3.35%) Unix
4 12 (1.92%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.32%) Solaris
8 1 (0.16%) AIX
8 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (37.86%) Asset Management
2 121 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (19.01%) Wealth Management
4 102 (16.29%) Project Management
5 71 (11.34%) Business Analysis
6 68 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (8.79%) SDLC
8 50 (7.99%) Waterfall
9 46 (7.35%) Change Management
10 44 (7.03%) PRINCE2
11 36 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
12 35 (5.59%) Fund Management
13 30 (4.79%) Migration
13 30 (4.79%) Scrum
14 28 (4.47%) Data Modelling
14 28 (4.47%) Fund Accounting
15 26 (4.15%) Data Analysis
16 25 (3.99%) ITIL
17 24 (3.83%) Data Management
18 23 (3.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 117 (18.69%) SQL
2 69 (11.02%) C#
3 32 (5.11%) Java
4 24 (3.83%) T-SQL
5 22 (3.51%) Python
6 21 (3.35%) PL/SQL
7 20 (3.19%) VBA
8 19 (3.04%) VB
9 16 (2.56%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.40%) JavaScript
11 13 (2.08%) Perl
12 7 (1.12%) C++
13 6 (0.96%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.96%) C
13 6 (0.96%) MATLAB
13 6 (0.96%) Ruby
14 5 (0.80%) Go
14 5 (0.80%) R
15 4 (0.64%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 48 (7.67%) Degree
2 26 (4.15%) PMP
3 24 (3.83%) PMI Certification
4 14 (2.24%) ISEB
4 14 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (1.76%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.64%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.64%) CCNA
8 4 (0.64%) CISSP
8 4 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.48%) CIPD
9 3 (0.48%) CISM
9 3 (0.48%) MBA
9 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.32%) CCNP
10 2 (0.32%) MCP
10 2 (0.32%) MCSD
10 2 (0.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.15%) MiFID
2 21 (3.35%) QA
3 9 (1.44%) Solvency II
4 7 (1.12%) FATCA
5 5 (0.80%) UCITS
6 4 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.64%) EMIR
6 4 (0.64%) SLA
7 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.48%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.32%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.32%) SDET
8 2 (0.32%) SEPA
9 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.16%) SAS 70
System Software
1 11 (1.76%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.28%) vSphere
4 6 (0.96%) Docker
5 2 (0.32%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.16%) HDFS
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.16%) NFS
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.16%) UAG
6 1 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.16%) XenApp
6 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.12%) Control-M
3 6 (0.96%) SCCM
3 6 (0.96%) SCOM
4 4 (0.64%) Icinga
4 4 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.64%) logstash
4 4 (0.64%) Nagios
5 3 (0.48%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.32%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.16%) Puppet
7 1 (0.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (9.27%) Microsoft
2 50 (7.99%) Bloomberg
3 48 (7.67%) Charles River
4 42 (6.71%) Oracle
5 18 (2.88%) Reuters
6 17 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (2.08%) HP
7 13 (2.08%) Vermilion
8 12 (1.92%) Cisco
9 11 (1.76%) SimCorp
9 11 (1.76%) Tableau
9 11 (1.76%) VMware
10 9 (1.44%) FactSet
11 8 (1.28%) Informatica
11 8 (1.28%) Sybase
12 7 (1.12%) Ab Initio
13 6 (0.96%) Citrix
13 6 (0.96%) Dell
14 5 (0.80%) Murex
14 5 (0.80%) Red Hat
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