Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 24 September 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 50 79
Rank change year-on-year -17 +29 +12
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 242 298 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.50% 4.45% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 5.00% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 202 139
City of London median daily rate £525 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -9.52%
10th Percentile £275 £363 £295
90th Percentile £699 £700 £688
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £488
% change year-on-year -4.55% +12.82% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.85 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% -6.05% -52.50%
10th Percentile £14.30 £15.00 £16.40
90th Percentile £20.85 £26.25 £22.83
Central London median hourly rate £18.30 £17.85 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.52% -6.05% -41.54%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,978 5,965 5,888
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.34% 88.98% 87.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,773 4,664 4,738
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £328 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 54 48
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.36% -3.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £31.28 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.50
% change year-on-year - -4.10% -2.50%

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in the City of London

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in the City of London

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in the City of London

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 118 (48.76%) Finance
2 87 (35.95%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (24.79%) Fixed Income
4 51 (21.07%) Equities
5 46 (19.01%) C#
5 46 (19.01%) .NET
6 41 (16.94%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 32 (13.22%) Front Office
8 32 (13.22%) SQL
9 31 (12.81%) Project Management
9 31 (12.81%) Investment Management
10 30 (12.40%) Retail
11 29 (11.98%) Financial Institution
12 28 (11.57%) SQL Server
13 26 (10.74%) Business Analysis
14 24 (9.92%) Windows
15 23 (9.50%) Change Management
15 23 (9.50%) Banking
16 22 (9.09%) Test Automation
17 21 (8.68%) TDD
17 21 (8.68%) Microsoft
17 21 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (8.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 20 (8.26%) Derivative
19 19 (7.85%) Greenfield Project
20 18 (7.44%) Scaled Agile Framework
20 18 (7.44%) SDLC
20 18 (7.44%) Back Office
21 17 (7.02%) Scrum

Asset Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 4 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (1.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.24%) SAS
3 2 (0.83%) CMS
3 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.41%) Confluence
4 1 (0.41%) IIS
4 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.83%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.41%) Gliffy
4 1 (0.41%) InVision
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.89%) thinkFolio
2 6 (2.48%) Markit EDM
3 4 (1.65%) Temenos Globus
3 4 (1.65%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.83%) Eikon
5 1 (0.41%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.41%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.41%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.41%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.13%) Office 365
2 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.07%) G Suite
5 2 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.41%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.41%) GitHub
6 1 (0.41%) npm
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.24%) HTTP
1 3 (1.24%) Internet
1 3 (1.24%) LAN
1 3 (1.24%) WAN
2 2 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (0.83%) DHCP
2 2 (0.83%) Firewall
2 2 (0.83%) Intranet
2 2 (0.83%) SAN
2 2 (0.83%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.83%) Wireless
3 1 (0.41%) DWDM
3 1 (0.41%) MPLS
3 1 (0.41%) NAS
3 1 (0.41%) Network Security
3 1 (0.41%) PBX
3 1 (0.41%) Skype
3 1 (0.41%) VoIP
3 1 (0.41%) VPN
3 1 (0.41%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.83%) Big Data
6 2 (0.83%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.83%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.83%) MS Access
6 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.83%) Power BI
6 2 (0.83%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (0.83%) QlikView
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.41%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (5.37%) SpecFlow
2 12 (4.96%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.13%) JIRA
4 9 (3.72%) Selenium
5 7 (2.89%) WebDriver
6 6 (2.48%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.65%) Artifactory
8 4 (1.65%) NUnit
8 4 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.65%) TestComplete
9 3 (1.24%) Grunt
9 3 (1.24%) gulp
9 3 (1.24%) JUnit
9 3 (1.24%) MSTest
9 3 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.24%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.24%) webpack
10 2 (0.83%) Maven
10 2 (0.83%) Spock
General
1 118 (48.76%) Finance
2 32 (13.22%) Front Office
3 30 (12.40%) Retail
4 29 (11.98%) Financial Institution
5 23 (9.50%) Banking
6 18 (7.44%) Back Office
7 14 (5.79%) Marketing
8 13 (5.37%) Advertising
9 10 (4.13%) Legal
10 7 (2.89%) Investment Banking
10 7 (2.89%) Law
11 1 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.41%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.41%) Local Government
11 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (33.47%) Analyst
2 66 (27.27%) Developer
3 43 (17.77%) Business Analyst
4 27 (11.16%) Project Manager
5 23 (9.50%) .NET Developer
6 20 (8.26%) Asset Management Analyst
7 19 (7.85%) C# Developer
8 15 (6.20%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 12 (4.96%) Consultant
10 11 (4.55%) Angular Developer
11 10 (4.13%) Architect
11 10 (4.13%) Asset Management Project Manager
11 10 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.13%) SQL Developer
11 10 (4.13%) Test Engineer
12 9 (3.72%) Analyst Developer
12 9 (3.72%) Python Developer
12 9 (3.72%) Test Automation Engineer
13 8 (3.31%) Change Manager
14 7 (2.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (19.01%) .NET
2 15 (6.20%) ASP.NET Web API
2 15 (6.20%) HTML
3 13 (5.37%) AngularJS
4 12 (4.96%) ASP.NET
5 11 (4.55%) CSS
6 10 (4.13%) Entity Framework
7 9 (3.72%) React
7 9 (3.72%) WPF
8 8 (3.31%) .NET Framework
8 8 (3.31%) WCF
9 7 (2.89%) .NET Core
9 7 (2.89%) Node.js
10 6 (2.48%) HTML5
10 6 (2.48%) REST
11 4 (1.65%) D3.js
11 4 (1.65%) Gherkin
11 4 (1.65%) LINQ
11 4 (1.65%) Task Parallel Library
11 4 (1.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (24.79%) Fixed Income
2 51 (21.07%) Equities
3 21 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (8.26%) Derivative
4 20 (8.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (7.85%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (5.37%) Management Information System
7 10 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (4.13%) Tandem
8 6 (2.48%) User Experience
9 5 (2.07%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.07%) Hedge funds
9 5 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.65%) Contactless
10 4 (1.65%) Fintech
10 4 (1.65%) iPad
10 4 (1.65%) PMI
11 3 (1.24%) Social Media
12 2 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.92%) Windows
2 6 (2.48%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.07%) Unix
4 4 (1.65%) Linux
4 4 (1.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.83%) Android
6 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (35.95%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (16.94%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (12.81%) Investment Management
4 31 (12.81%) Project Management
5 26 (10.74%) Business Analysis
6 23 (9.50%) Change Management
7 22 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 21 (8.68%) TDD
9 18 (7.44%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 18 (7.44%) SDLC
10 17 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (7.02%) Scrum
11 12 (4.96%) Analytics
12 10 (4.13%) BDD
12 10 (4.13%) DevOps
12 10 (4.13%) Microservices
12 10 (4.13%) Migration
12 10 (4.13%) Process Improvement
12 10 (4.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.01%) C#
2 32 (13.22%) SQL
3 15 (6.20%) Python
4 14 (5.79%) JavaScript
5 13 (5.37%) Java
6 9 (3.72%) VBA
7 7 (2.89%) R
7 7 (2.89%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.07%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.07%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.83%) C
10 2 (0.83%) Go
11 1 (0.41%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.41%) Perl
11 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.41%) Ruby
11 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (7.02%) Degree
2 5 (2.07%) PMI Certification
2 5 (2.07%) PMP
3 4 (1.65%) ISEB
3 4 (1.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (1.24%) MBA
4 3 (1.24%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.24%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.41%) CCNP
6 1 (0.41%) CISSP
6 1 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.79%) QA
2 6 (2.48%) MiFID
3 5 (2.07%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.65%) PMO
5 3 (1.24%) GDPR
5 3 (1.24%) SLA
6 2 (0.83%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.83%) EMIR
6 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.41%) FATCA
7 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (4.96%) Docker
2 10 (4.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.41%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.41%) vSphere
3 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (4.13%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.07%) Ansible
2 5 (2.07%) SCCM
3 2 (0.83%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.41%) Control-M
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.41%) Terraform
4 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (8.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.96%) Charles River
3 10 (4.13%) Apple
4 6 (2.48%) Citrix
4 6 (2.48%) FactSet
5 5 (2.07%) Cadence
6 4 (1.65%) Cisco
6 4 (1.65%) jBASE
6 4 (1.65%) Oracle
6 4 (1.65%) Tableau
6 4 (1.65%) Temenos
7 3 (1.24%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.24%) IBM
7 3 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.24%) SAP
7 3 (1.24%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.24%) VMware
8 2 (0.83%) Dell
8 2 (0.83%) HP
8 2 (0.83%) Reuters