Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 55 74
Rank change year-on-year -21 +19 +31
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 236 304 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.35% 4.26% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 4.78% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 210 136
City of London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £363 £313
90th Percentile £688 £688 £694
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £513
% change year-on-year -4.55% +7.32% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.35 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.56% +29.00% -53.85%
Central London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.35 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.56% +29.00% -40.00%

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 6,119 6,364 5,953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.78% 89.26% 88.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,874 5,048 4,759
City of London median daily rate £505 £501 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.90% +5.37% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 61 55
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.16 £13.35 £12.15
90th Percentile £33.38 £30.75 £49.08
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% -

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 15 November 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 15 November 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.

1 130 (55.08%) Finance
2 86 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (20.34%) .NET
4 46 (19.49%) Fixed Income
4 46 (19.49%) Problem-Solving
5 44 (18.64%) SQL
6 42 (17.80%) C#
6 42 (17.80%) Equities
7 35 (14.83%) SQL Server
8 33 (13.98%) Business Analysis
9 31 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (11.86%) Tandem
11 27 (11.44%) Banking
11 27 (11.44%) Microsoft Excel
11 27 (11.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (11.02%) Front Office
13 25 (10.59%) Project Management
14 24 (10.17%) Microsoft
15 23 (9.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 23 (9.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 23 (9.75%) Retail
15 23 (9.75%) Investment Management
16 22 (9.32%) Test Automation
16 22 (9.32%) TDD
17 21 (8.90%) Windows
18 20 (8.47%) Scrum
18 20 (8.47%) Financial Institution
19 19 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
20 18 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
21 17 (7.20%) Migration

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 5 (2.12%) SAS
1 5 (2.12%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (1.27%) CMS
3 3 (1.27%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.42%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.42%) IIS
4 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (11.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.39%) Markit EDM
2 6 (2.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (2.54%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.85%) Eikon
3 2 (0.85%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.85%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.42%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.42%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.24%) Office 365
3 7 (2.97%) PaaS
4 6 (2.54%) GitHub
5 5 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.27%) G Suite
6 3 (1.27%) npm
7 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.42%) Apigee
8 1 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.42%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.69%) DHCP
2 3 (1.27%) HTTP
2 3 (1.27%) Internet
2 3 (1.27%) Skype
2 3 (1.27%) VoIP
3 2 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (0.85%) Firewall
3 2 (0.85%) Intranet
3 2 (0.85%) LAN
3 2 (0.85%) VPN
3 2 (0.85%) WAN
3 2 (0.85%) Wireless
4 1 (0.42%) NAS
4 1 (0.42%) SAN
4 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.42%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.54%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.12%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.69%) CouchDB
6 4 (1.69%) MS Access
6 4 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.69%) Redis
7 3 (1.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.85%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (0.85%) Power BI
8 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (5.93%) SpecFlow
2 11 (4.66%) Selenium
3 10 (4.24%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.81%) Git (software)
5 8 (3.39%) JIRA
6 7 (2.97%) WebDriver
7 6 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (2.54%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (1.69%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.27%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.27%) JUnit
9 3 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.27%) Mocha
9 3 (1.27%) MSTest
9 3 (1.27%) NUnit
9 3 (1.27%) Spock
9 3 (1.27%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.85%) gulp
10 2 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 130 (55.08%) Finance
2 27 (11.44%) Banking
3 26 (11.02%) Front Office
4 23 (9.75%) Retail
5 20 (8.47%) Financial Institution
6 15 (6.36%) Back Office
7 12 (5.08%) Marketing
8 10 (4.24%) Advertising
9 7 (2.97%) Investment Banking
9 7 (2.97%) Legal
10 3 (1.27%) Billing
11 2 (0.85%) Law
12 1 (0.42%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 86 (36.44%) Analyst
2 64 (27.12%) Developer
3 43 (18.22%) Business Analyst
4 24 (10.17%) Asset Management Analyst
5 21 (8.90%) Project Manager
6 19 (8.05%) .NET Developer
7 18 (7.63%) C# Developer
8 17 (7.20%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 14 (5.93%) Analyst Developer
10 10 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (3.81%) SQL Developer
12 8 (3.39%) Angular Developer
12 8 (3.39%) Consultant
12 8 (3.39%) Fund Accounting Business Analyst
12 8 (3.39%) Support Analyst
12 8 (3.39%) Test Engineer
13 7 (2.97%) QA Automation Engineer
13 7 (2.97%) QA Engineer
13 7 (2.97%) QA Test Engineer
13 7 (2.97%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (20.34%) .NET
2 15 (6.36%) HTML
3 12 (5.08%) AngularJS
3 12 (5.08%) ASP.NET
3 12 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (5.08%) CSS
4 11 (4.66%) .NET Core
4 11 (4.66%) Node.js
5 10 (4.24%) .NET Framework
5 10 (4.24%) HTML5
6 9 (3.81%) React
6 9 (3.81%) WPF
7 8 (3.39%) Entity Framework
7 8 (3.39%) Redux
7 8 (3.39%) REST
8 7 (2.97%) WCF
9 5 (2.12%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (2.12%) Web Services
10 4 (1.69%) LINQ
10 4 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (19.49%) Fixed Income
2 42 (17.80%) Equities
3 28 (11.86%) Tandem
4 23 (9.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
7 15 (6.36%) Derivative
8 13 (5.51%) Management Information System
8 13 (5.51%) User Experience
9 10 (4.24%) Hedge funds
10 9 (3.81%) Computer Science
11 7 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (2.12%) iPad
13 4 (1.69%) CMDB
13 4 (1.69%) Fintech
14 3 (1.27%) Podcast
14 3 (1.27%) Reference Data
14 3 (1.27%) Replication
14 3 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.90%) Windows
2 8 (3.39%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.69%) Android
4 3 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.27%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.42%) Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.49%) Problem-Solving
3 33 (13.98%) Business Analysis
4 31 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (11.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 25 (10.59%) Project Management
7 23 (9.75%) Investment Management
7 23 (9.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 22 (9.32%) TDD
8 22 (9.32%) Test Automation
9 20 (8.47%) Scrum
10 17 (7.20%) Change Management
10 17 (7.20%) Migration
11 16 (6.78%) User Stories
12 15 (6.36%) SDLC
12 15 (6.36%) Target Operating Model
13 14 (5.93%) BDD
13 14 (5.93%) DevOps
14 12 (5.08%) Time Management
14 12 (5.08%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (18.64%) SQL
2 42 (17.80%) C#
3 17 (7.20%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.78%) Java
5 15 (6.36%) Python
6 11 (4.66%) VBA
7 8 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.54%) R
8 6 (2.54%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.12%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.27%) C
12 2 (0.85%) Go
12 2 (0.85%) Groovy
13 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.42%) Ruby
13 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (6.78%) Degree
2 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (0.85%) MCP
2 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.85%) PMP
3 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.42%) CISSP
3 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.42%) MCSE
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.93%) QA
2 5 (2.12%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.27%) MiFID
3 3 (1.27%) PMO
3 3 (1.27%) SLA
4 2 (0.85%) EMIR
4 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.42%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.42%) FATCA
5 1 (0.42%) GDPR
5 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.42%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (4.66%) Docker
2 8 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.42%) vSphere
3 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.39%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.54%) Ansible
2 6 (2.54%) SCCM
3 2 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.42%) Control-M
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.42%) Terraform
4 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.93%) Apple
3 10 (4.24%) Oracle
4 9 (3.81%) Charles River
4 9 (3.81%) Citrix
4 9 (3.81%) FactSet
5 8 (3.39%) Tableau
6 7 (2.97%) Bloomberg
7 6 (2.54%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.12%) Cadence
8 5 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.69%) Cisco
9 4 (1.69%) Reuters
9 4 (1.69%) SimCorp
10 3 (1.27%) GoldenSource
10 3 (1.27%) Mitel
10 3 (1.27%) SAP
11 2 (0.85%) VMware
11 2 (0.85%) Workday
12 1 (0.42%) Okta