Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 58 103
Rank change year-on-year -26 +45 -2
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 283 341 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.12% 4.22% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 4.74% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 230 138
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £256 £362 £300
90th Percentile £688 £688 £708
London median daily rate £538 £550 £545
% change year-on-year -2.27% +0.92% +9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Central London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.42% +1.08% -43.08%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.00 £15.70
90th Percentile £22.63 £27.30 £21.30
London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -5.26% +40.74% -26.03%

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 7,913 7,192 7,147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 87.17% 88.98% 88.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,167 5,557 5,592
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £320 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 72 63
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.03 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.08 £34.07 £54.03
London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.56 £21.23
% change year-on-year -4.70% +6.26% +6.15%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -24 244 £525 -4.55% 37
West End of London -28 5 £325 -44.68% 4
City of Westminster -1 2 £338 -37.21%
Southwark - 1 - -
Asset Management
London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 156 (55.12%) Finance
2 104 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (21.91%) .NET
4 61 (21.55%) C#
5 58 (20.49%) Fixed Income
6 55 (19.43%) Problem-Solving
7 52 (18.37%) Equities
8 47 (16.61%) SQL
9 39 (13.78%) Business Analysis
10 37 (13.07%) SQL Server
11 36 (12.72%) Investment Management
12 35 (12.37%) Project Management
13 33 (11.66%) Front Office
13 33 (11.66%) Test Automation
14 32 (11.31%) Banking
14 32 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (10.60%) Retail
16 28 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (9.54%) Financial Institution
17 27 (9.54%) JavaScript
17 27 (9.54%) Python
18 26 (9.19%) HTML
19 25 (8.83%) Microsoft
20 24 (8.48%) Windows
20 24 (8.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 23 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
22 22 (7.77%) Microsoft Excel
22 22 (7.77%) TDD
22 22 (7.77%) AngularJS
23 21 (7.42%) Degree

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 (2.12%) CMS
1 6 (2.12%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.77%) SAS
3 4 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.71%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.35%) IIS
6 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (7.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) InVision
5 1 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.83%) Markit EDM
2 6 (2.12%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.71%) Eikon
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.71%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (0.71%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.35%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.35%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.35%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.35%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.35%) Sonata
4 1 (0.35%) Temenos Globus
4 1 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.30%) Office 365
2 9 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.12%) G Suite
4 3 (1.06%) GitHub
4 3 (1.06%) npm
4 3 (1.06%) PaaS
5 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.71%) Serverless
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.35%) Apigee
6 1 (0.35%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.35%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.77%) Internet
2 4 (1.41%) DHCP
2 4 (1.41%) HTTP
3 3 (1.06%) Intranet
3 3 (1.06%) LAN
3 3 (1.06%) WAN
3 3 (1.06%) Wireless
4 2 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.71%) Firewall
4 2 (0.71%) Skype
4 2 (0.71%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.71%) VoIP
4 2 (0.71%) VPN
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) DWDM
5 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.35%) NAS
5 1 (0.35%) Network Security
5 1 (0.35%) SSL
5 1 (0.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.06%) MS Access
6 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.71%) Big Data
7 2 (0.71%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (0.71%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.71%) Power BI
7 2 (0.71%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (0.71%) QlikView
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (5.30%) SpecFlow
2 13 (4.59%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.59%) Selenium
3 11 (3.89%) JIRA
4 7 (2.47%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.47%) WebDriver
5 4 (1.41%) Artifactory
5 4 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.41%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (1.06%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.06%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.06%) JUnit
6 3 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.06%) MSTest
6 3 (1.06%) NUnit
6 3 (1.06%) Spock
7 2 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 156 (55.12%) Finance
2 33 (11.66%) Front Office
3 32 (11.31%) Banking
4 30 (10.60%) Retail
5 27 (9.54%) Financial Institution
6 20 (7.07%) Back Office
7 13 (4.59%) Marketing
8 11 (3.89%) Advertising
9 8 (2.83%) Investment Banking
9 8 (2.83%) Legal
10 6 (2.12%) Law
11 3 (1.06%) Billing
12 2 (0.71%) Publishing
13 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.35%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.35%) Local Government
13 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (31.80%) Analyst
2 84 (29.68%) Developer
3 49 (17.31%) Business Analyst
4 33 (11.66%) C# Developer
5 26 (9.19%) Asset Management Analyst
6 25 (8.83%) .NET Developer
7 23 (8.13%) Project Manager
8 20 (7.07%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 18 (6.36%) Angular Developer
10 14 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (4.24%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.89%) Analyst Developer
13 10 (3.53%) Consultant
14 9 (3.18%) Asset Management Project Manager
14 9 (3.18%) Python Developer
14 9 (3.18%) SQL Developer
14 9 (3.18%) Support Engineer
15 8 (2.83%) Senior C# Developer
15 8 (2.83%) Test Engineer
16 7 (2.47%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (21.91%) .NET
2 26 (9.19%) HTML
3 22 (7.77%) AngularJS
4 20 (7.07%) ASP.NET
4 20 (7.07%) Node.js
5 18 (6.36%) .NET Framework
5 18 (6.36%) Entity Framework
6 17 (6.01%) HTML5
7 13 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (4.24%) LINQ
9 11 (3.89%) CSS
9 11 (3.89%) WPF
10 9 (3.18%) WCF
11 8 (2.83%) .NET Core
11 8 (2.83%) Kendo UI
11 8 (2.83%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (2.83%) React
11 8 (2.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (2.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (20.49%) Fixed Income
2 52 (18.37%) Equities
3 28 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (8.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (6.71%) Derivative
5 19 (6.71%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (5.65%) Tandem
7 15 (5.30%) Hedge funds
8 13 (4.59%) User Experience
9 11 (3.89%) Management Information System
9 11 (3.89%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (3.18%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.77%) Fintech
11 5 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.41%) iPad
13 3 (1.06%) Contactless
13 3 (1.06%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.06%) PMI
13 3 (1.06%) Social Media
14 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.48%) Windows
2 7 (2.47%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.41%) Android
3 4 (1.41%) Linux
3 4 (1.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (19.43%) Problem-Solving
3 39 (13.78%) Business Analysis
4 36 (12.72%) Investment Management
5 35 (12.37%) Project Management
6 33 (11.66%) Test Automation
7 32 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (7.77%) TDD
10 20 (7.07%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 20 (7.07%) Scrum
11 19 (6.71%) Change Management
12 17 (6.01%) SDLC
13 16 (5.65%) Migration
14 15 (5.30%) User Stories
15 14 (4.95%) DevOps
16 13 (4.59%) BDD
16 13 (4.59%) Fund Accounting
16 13 (4.59%) Prototyping
16 13 (4.59%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 61 (21.55%) C#
2 47 (16.61%) SQL
3 27 (9.54%) JavaScript
3 27 (9.54%) Python
4 17 (6.01%) Java
5 15 (5.30%) TypeScript
6 10 (3.53%) VBA
7 8 (2.83%) R
7 8 (2.83%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.12%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.41%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.41%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.06%) C
11 2 (0.71%) Go
11 2 (0.71%) Groovy
11 2 (0.71%) Ruby
12 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.35%) Perl
12 1 (0.35%) PHP
12 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (7.42%) Degree
2 4 (1.41%) ISEB
2 4 (1.41%) PMI Certification
2 4 (1.41%) PMP
3 3 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.71%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.35%) CCNA
5 1 (0.35%) CCNP
5 1 (0.35%) CISSP
5 1 (0.35%) MCSE
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.35%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.30%) QA
2 8 (2.83%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.47%) MiFID
4 5 (1.77%) PMO
5 3 (1.06%) EMIR
5 3 (1.06%) GDPR
5 3 (1.06%) SLA
6 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.35%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.35%) FATCA
7 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.89%) Docker
3 1 (0.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.35%) vSphere
3 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (2.83%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.12%) Ansible
2 6 (2.12%) SCCM
3 3 (1.06%) HP ALM
3 3 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.35%) Control-M
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.35%) Terraform
4 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (8.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.30%) Apple
3 14 (4.95%) Oracle
4 9 (3.18%) Charles River
4 9 (3.18%) Citrix
4 9 (3.18%) FactSet
5 7 (2.47%) Bloomberg
6 6 (2.12%) Cadence
6 6 (2.12%) ServiceNow
6 6 (2.12%) Tableau
7 5 (1.77%) Cisco
7 5 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.41%) Reuters
8 4 (1.41%) SimCorp
8 4 (1.41%) Sony
8 4 (1.41%) Sybase
9 3 (1.06%) HP
9 3 (1.06%) Ivanti
9 3 (1.06%) SAP
10 2 (0.71%) IBM