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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 387 340 324
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -16
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 283 366 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.64% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.79% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 257 269
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £390 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £660 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £190.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -

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
44464 46364 44152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 81.04% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29448 30320 27616
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1150 1283 1207
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.76 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 22 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 27 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 -10 267 £531 +1.19% 69
London -42 223 £550 +4.76% 62
City of London +8 52 £525 +5.00% 28
South East +29 30 £475 -7.31% 2
Surrey +17 22 £475 -7.31%
Scotland -32 16 £444 -3.32% 2
Edinburgh -15 14 £438 -4.68% 1
North West +22 7 £375 - 3
Kent +11 7 £525 +13.51%
Liverpool - 5 £375 - 1
Merseyside - 5 £375 - 1
East of England +8 4 - -
Watford - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Oxfordshire -5 2 - - 2
Birmingham - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 - - 2
Glasgow +6 1 - - 1
Canary Wharf -7 1 £400 -15.78%
Cumbria - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - - 1
Kendal - 1 - -

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 290 (49.57%) Finance
2 206 (35.21%) Asset Management
3 144 (24.62%) Banking
4 119 (20.34%) SQL
5 116 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (17.95%) Wealth Management
7 97 (16.58%) Front Office
8 86 (14.70%) Project Management
9 82 (14.02%) SQL Server
10 76 (12.99%) Investment Banking
11 66 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 65 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 62 (10.60%) C#
14 61 (10.43%) Business Analysis
15 50 (8.55%) Charles River
16 47 (8.03%) Oracle
17 45 (7.69%) Back Office
18 44 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
19 43 (7.35%) .NET
20 42 (7.18%) MiFID
21 41 (7.01%) Migration
22 40 (6.84%) Degree
22 40 (6.84%) SDLC
23 39 (6.67%) Windows
23 39 (6.67%) MS Excel
24 38 (6.50%) Waterfall
25 36 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
25 36 (6.15%) Change Management
25 36 (6.15%) JIRA
26 34 (5.81%) Scrum

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 22 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.22%) IIS
3 8 (1.37%) Confluence
4 7 (1.20%) MS Exchange
4 7 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (1.20%) Skype for Business
4 7 (1.20%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.68%) Apache
6 4 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.34%) Drupal
7 2 (0.34%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.34%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.34%) SAS
7 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.25%) MS Visio
3 17 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.22%) MS Office
5 6 (1.03%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (4.44%) Markit EDM
2 24 (4.10%) thinkFolio
3 10 (1.71%) Sonata
4 9 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.03%) Eagle PACE
6 5 (0.85%) HiPortfolio
7 4 (0.68%) Radian6
7 4 (0.68%) Salerio
7 4 (0.68%) Social Studio
8 3 (0.51%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.51%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.34%) LatentZero
9 2 (0.34%) MultiFonds
10 1 (0.17%) Beauchamp
10 1 (0.17%) Endur
10 1 (0.17%) Findur
10 1 (0.17%) Minerva
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.17%) Primavera
10 1 (0.17%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.68%) Force.com
3 4 (0.68%) Office 365
4 2 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.34%) Boomi
4 2 (0.34%) Heroku
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.74%) Firewall
2 12 (2.05%) Internet
3 9 (1.54%) DNS
3 9 (1.54%) SAN
4 7 (1.20%) CTI
4 7 (1.20%) WAN
5 6 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.85%) MPLS
6 5 (0.85%) NetScaler
7 4 (0.68%) DHCP
7 4 (0.68%) DMZ
7 4 (0.68%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.68%) LDAP
7 4 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.51%) FTP
8 3 (0.51%) LAN
8 3 (0.51%) VoIP
8 3 (0.51%) VPN
8 3 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (1.88%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.88%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.20%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.03%) DB2
10 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.68%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.34%) Big Data
12 2 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.34%) MySQL
12 2 (0.34%) QlikView
13 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.17%) DTS
Development Applications
1 36 (6.15%) JIRA
2 10 (1.71%) JUnit
2 10 (1.71%) Subversion
3 9 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.03%) Maven
4 6 (1.03%) TeamCity
5 5 (0.85%) MSBuild
6 4 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.68%) NuGet
6 4 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.68%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.68%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.51%) Grunt
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.51%) Selenium
8 2 (0.34%) ERwin
8 2 (0.34%) gulp
8 2 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.17%) Ant
9 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 290 (49.57%) Finance
2 144 (24.62%) Banking
3 97 (16.58%) Front Office
4 76 (12.99%) Investment Banking
5 45 (7.69%) Back Office
6 24 (4.10%) Retail
7 23 (3.93%) Advertising
8 20 (3.42%) Marketing
9 18 (3.08%) Private Banking
10 16 (2.74%) Legal
11 9 (1.54%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.54%) Telecoms
12 8 (1.37%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 228 (38.97%) Analyst
2 130 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 111 (18.97%) Project Manager
4 93 (15.90%) Developer
5 39 (6.67%) Asset Management Analyst
6 34 (5.81%) Data Analyst
7 32 (5.47%) Investment Management Business Analyst
8 29 (4.96%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 28 (4.79%) Consultant
10 26 (4.44%) IT Manager
11 24 (4.10%) IT Project Manager
12 23 (3.93%) Architect
13 21 (3.59%) MiFID Business Analyst
14 19 (3.25%) Asset Management Project Manager
14 19 (3.25%) C# Developer
14 19 (3.25%) SQL Analyst
14 19 (3.25%) SQL Developer
15 18 (3.08%) Report Analyst
15 18 (3.08%) Senior Developer
15 18 (3.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (7.35%) .NET
2 30 (5.13%) XML
3 16 (2.74%) Web Services
4 15 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 14 (2.39%) HTML
5 14 (2.39%) Spring
6 12 (2.05%) jQuery
7 11 (1.88%) .NET Framework
7 11 (1.88%) REST
8 10 (1.71%) AngularJS
8 10 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (1.71%) HTML5
9 9 (1.54%) CSS
10 8 (1.37%) SOAP
10 8 (1.37%) XSL
11 6 (1.03%) J2SE
12 5 (0.85%) FpML
12 5 (0.85%) JMS
12 5 (0.85%) WPF
13 4 (0.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.64%) Derivative
3 30 (5.13%) Fixed Income
4 25 (4.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (4.10%) Hedge funds
6 23 (3.93%) Equities
7 12 (2.05%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.88%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.71%) OTC Derivatives
10 9 (1.54%) User Experience
11 7 (1.20%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.20%) IVR
11 7 (1.20%) Reference Data
12 6 (1.03%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.85%) EMC VNX
13 5 (0.85%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.85%) SWIFT
14 4 (0.68%) Credit Risk
14 4 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 39 (6.67%) Windows
2 26 (4.44%) Windows Server
3 23 (3.93%) Unix
4 18 (3.08%) Linux
5 12 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.68%) Android
8 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) AIX
9 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (35.21%) Asset Management
2 116 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (17.95%) Wealth Management
4 86 (14.70%) Project Management
5 66 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (10.43%) Business Analysis
7 41 (7.01%) Migration
8 40 (6.84%) SDLC
9 38 (6.50%) Waterfall
10 36 (6.15%) Change Management
10 36 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 34 (5.81%) PRINCE2
11 34 (5.81%) Scrum
12 31 (5.30%) ITIL
13 29 (4.96%) Data Management
14 28 (4.79%) Data Analysis
15 26 (4.44%) CRM
16 24 (4.10%) Data Modelling
16 24 (4.10%) ETL
16 24 (4.10%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (20.34%) SQL
2 62 (10.60%) C#
3 32 (5.47%) Java
4 22 (3.76%) PL/SQL
4 22 (3.76%) T-SQL
5 21 (3.59%) Python
6 18 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 18 (3.08%) PowerShell
7 13 (2.22%) VB
8 12 (2.05%) VBA
9 9 (1.54%) Perl
10 6 (1.03%) C++
11 4 (0.68%) C
11 4 (0.68%) Ruby
12 3 (0.51%) PHP
12 3 (0.51%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.34%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.34%) VBScript
14 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (6.84%) Degree
2 21 (3.59%) PMP
3 16 (2.74%) PMI Certification
4 13 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (1.88%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.20%) ISEB
7 7 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.85%) CCNA
10 4 (0.68%) CISSP
11 3 (0.51%) CCNP
11 3 (0.51%) MCP
11 3 (0.51%) MCSE
11 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.34%) CISM
12 2 (0.34%) SANS
13 1 (0.17%) HNC
13 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.18%) MiFID
2 10 (1.71%) QA
3 9 (1.54%) EMIR
4 7 (1.20%) FATCA
4 7 (1.20%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.85%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.85%) SLA
6 4 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.51%) AIFMD
7 3 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.51%) UCITS
8 2 (0.34%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.34%) SEPA
9 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.17%) SAS 70
9 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 22 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.20%) Docker
4 6 (1.03%) DFS Replication
4 6 (1.03%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.85%) XenApp
6 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.51%) vSphere
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.17%) HDFS
8 1 (0.17%) NFS
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.17%) UAG
8 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.54%) Control-M
3 6 (1.03%) SCCM
4 4 (0.68%) Icinga
4 4 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.68%) logstash
4 4 (0.68%) Nagios
4 4 (0.68%) Puppet
4 4 (0.68%) SCOM
5 3 (0.51%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.51%) Ansible
5 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.34%) Nessus
6 2 (0.34%) WSUS
7 1 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 65 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 50 (8.55%) Charles River
3 47 (8.03%) Oracle
4 23 (3.93%) Bloomberg
4 23 (3.93%) Cisco
5 19 (3.25%) HP
6 18 (3.08%) VMware
7 15 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (2.05%) Vermilion
9 11 (1.88%) SimCorp
10 9 (1.54%) Citrix
11 8 (1.37%) Sybase
11 8 (1.37%) Tableau
12 7 (1.20%) Ab Initio
12 7 (1.20%) Informatica
13 6 (1.03%) 3PAR
13 6 (1.03%) Dell
13 6 (1.03%) GoldenSource
13 6 (1.03%) Palo Alto
13 6 (1.03%) SAP
London
onezeero.
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FDM Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Haysfm
Rate: £700.00 - £729.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago