Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Asset Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Asset Management over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Asset Management
London > Central London
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 64 86
Rank change year-on-year -19 +22 +15
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 290 318 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.11% 3.70% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 4.15% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 225 149
Central London median daily rate £538 £550 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.27% +5.77% -0.95%
10th Percentile £259 £363 £305
90th Percentile £696 £721 £688
London median daily rate £530 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -3.64% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Central London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +46.67% -49.15%
London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.60 £19.82
% change year-on-year -0.49% +3.94% +7.14%

Asset Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,225 7,665 6,937
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 88.09% 89.22% 88.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,365 5,984 5,379
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £650
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 75 62
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.31 £11.34
90th Percentile £33.00 £34.74 £55.00
London median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £21.85
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.00% +9.23%

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Asset Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in Central London

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Asset Management in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in Central London

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in Central London over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in Central London

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Asset Management in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in Central London

Asset Management
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Asset Management within the Central London region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -16 256 £538 -2.27% 52
West End of London -28 4 £250 -61.54% 2
City of Westminster -6 2 £338 -37.21%
Asset Management
London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 174 (60.00%) Finance
2 101 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (23.10%) .NET
4 66 (22.76%) SQL
5 64 (22.07%) C#
6 55 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
7 54 (18.62%) Fixed Income
8 45 (15.52%) SQL Server
8 45 (15.52%) Equities
9 41 (14.14%) Business Analysis
10 40 (13.79%) Front Office
11 39 (13.45%) Banking
12 33 (11.38%) Microsoft Excel
13 32 (11.03%) Test Automation
14 31 (10.69%) Project Management
15 30 (10.34%) Microsoft
15 30 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
16 29 (10.00%) Tandem
16 29 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
17 28 (9.66%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 27 (9.31%) TDD
18 27 (9.31%) Python
18 27 (9.31%) Investment Management
19 26 (8.97%) HTML
19 26 (8.97%) JavaScript
20 25 (8.62%) AngularJS
20 25 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
21 23 (7.93%) Java
21 23 (7.93%) Scrum
22 22 (7.59%) Change Management

Asset Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 6 (2.07%) CMS
2 5 (1.72%) SAS
2 5 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.03%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.34%) Confluence
5 1 (0.34%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.34%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.34%) IIS
5 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (11.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.10%) Markit EDM
2 7 (2.41%) thinkFolio
3 6 (2.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.69%) Eikon
4 2 (0.69%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.69%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.69%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.34%) Decalog
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.34%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.34%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.83%) Office 365
3 9 (3.10%) GitHub
4 8 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (2.41%) PaaS
6 4 (1.38%) G Suite
6 4 (1.38%) npm
7 2 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.69%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.34%) Apigee
8 1 (0.34%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.34%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.34%) Route 53
8 1 (0.34%) Serverless
8 1 (0.34%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.38%) DHCP
1 4 (1.38%) HTTP
2 3 (1.03%) Internet
2 3 (1.03%) Skype
2 3 (1.03%) VoIP
3 2 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (0.69%) Intranet
3 2 (0.69%) LAN
3 2 (0.69%) VPN
3 2 (0.69%) WAN
3 2 (0.69%) Wireless
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.34%) Firewall
4 1 (0.34%) ICMP
4 1 (0.34%) NAS
4 1 (0.34%) SAN
4 1 (0.34%) SSL
4 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.34%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.76%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (2.41%) MS Access
6 6 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.07%) CouchDB
6 6 (2.07%) Redis
6 6 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.69%) Big Data
9 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.69%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (5.52%) SpecFlow
2 14 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 13 (4.48%) Selenium
4 11 (3.79%) JIRA
5 10 (3.45%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.10%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (2.76%) JUnit
7 8 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.41%) Maven
8 7 (2.41%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.72%) Mocha
10 4 (1.38%) Artifactory
10 4 (1.38%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (1.38%) NUnit
10 4 (1.38%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.38%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.03%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.03%) Spock
11 3 (1.03%) webpack
General
1 174 (60.00%) Finance
2 40 (13.79%) Front Office
3 39 (13.45%) Banking
4 22 (7.59%) Retail
5 19 (6.55%) Financial Institution
6 15 (5.17%) Back Office
7 12 (4.14%) Marketing
8 10 (3.45%) Advertising
9 9 (3.10%) Investment Banking
10 6 (2.07%) Legal
11 3 (1.03%) Billing
11 3 (1.03%) Law
11 3 (1.03%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.69%) Publishing
13 1 (0.34%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.34%) French Language
13 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.34%) International Banking
13 1 (0.34%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (33.79%) Analyst
2 93 (32.07%) Developer
3 53 (18.28%) Business Analyst
4 33 (11.38%) C# Developer
5 29 (10.00%) Asset Management Analyst
6 23 (7.93%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 22 (7.59%) .NET Developer
8 21 (7.24%) Project Manager
9 17 (5.86%) Senior Developer
10 16 (5.52%) Analyst Developer
11 12 (4.14%) Angular Developer
11 12 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (4.14%) Consultant
12 10 (3.45%) Java Developer
12 10 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
13 9 (3.10%) Support Analyst
14 8 (2.76%) Fund Accounting Business Analyst
14 8 (2.76%) Test Engineer
14 8 (2.76%) VBA Developer
15 7 (2.41%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (23.10%) .NET
2 26 (8.97%) HTML
3 25 (8.62%) AngularJS
4 19 (6.55%) ASP.NET
5 17 (5.86%) HTML5
6 16 (5.52%) .NET Framework
7 15 (5.17%) .NET Core
7 15 (5.17%) Node.js
8 14 (4.83%) CSS
8 14 (4.83%) Web Services
9 13 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (4.14%) Entity Framework
11 11 (3.79%) React
11 11 (3.79%) Redux
11 11 (3.79%) REST
12 10 (3.45%) WPF
13 8 (2.76%) LINQ
13 8 (2.76%) RESTful
14 7 (2.41%) WCF
14 7 (2.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.62%) Fixed Income
2 45 (15.52%) Equities
3 29 (10.00%) Tandem
4 25 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (7.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (6.21%) Derivative
8 15 (5.17%) Hedge funds
9 13 (4.48%) Management Information System
9 13 (4.48%) User Experience
10 9 (3.10%) CMDB
10 9 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (1.72%) iPad
12 4 (1.38%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.38%) Fintech
12 4 (1.38%) Podcast
12 4 (1.38%) Reference Data
13 3 (1.03%) PMI
13 3 (1.03%) Replication
13 3 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.59%) Windows
2 9 (3.10%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.38%) Android
3 4 (1.38%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.34%) Linux
5 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (14.14%) Business Analysis
4 32 (11.03%) Test Automation
5 31 (10.69%) Project Management
6 30 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 29 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (9.66%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 27 (9.31%) Investment Management
9 27 (9.31%) TDD
10 23 (7.93%) Scrum
11 22 (7.59%) Change Management
12 20 (6.90%) SDLC
13 19 (6.55%) User Stories
14 18 (6.21%) BDD
14 18 (6.21%) DevOps
14 18 (6.21%) Microservices
14 18 (6.21%) Migration
15 17 (5.86%) Prototyping
16 16 (5.52%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 66 (22.76%) SQL
2 64 (22.07%) C#
3 27 (9.31%) Python
4 26 (8.97%) JavaScript
5 23 (7.93%) Java
6 16 (5.52%) VBA
7 11 (3.79%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.10%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.76%) R
10 6 (2.07%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.72%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.03%) C
13 2 (0.69%) Groovy
13 2 (0.69%) Ruby
14 1 (0.34%) ABAP
14 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.34%) PHP
14 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.34%) VBScript
14 1 (0.34%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.03%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.69%) MCP
5 1 (0.34%) CCNA
5 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.34%) ISEB
5 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.34%) MCSE
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.34%) PMP
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.17%) QA
2 10 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.07%) SLA
4 5 (1.72%) PMO
5 4 (1.38%) MiFID
6 3 (1.03%) EMIR
7 2 (0.69%) GDPR
8 1 (0.34%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.34%) FATCA
8 1 (0.34%) IFRS
8 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (4.48%) Docker
2 9 (3.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
3 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (2.76%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.07%) Ansible
3 5 (1.72%) SCCM
4 2 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.34%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.34%) Control-M
5 1 (0.34%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.34%) Terraform
5 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.83%) Oracle
3 12 (4.14%) Apple
4 11 (3.79%) Bloomberg
4 11 (3.79%) FactSet
4 11 (3.79%) ServiceNow
4 11 (3.79%) Tableau
5 10 (3.45%) Charles River
5 10 (3.45%) Citrix
6 6 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.07%) SAP
7 5 (1.72%) Cadence
7 5 (1.72%) Cisco
8 4 (1.38%) GoldenSource
8 4 (1.38%) Reuters
8 4 (1.38%) SimCorp
8 4 (1.38%) Sybase
9 3 (1.03%) Mitel
9 3 (1.03%) Workday
9 3 (1.03%) xMatters