Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 71 90
Rank change year-on-year +17 +19 +6
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 285 202 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.04% 3.25% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 3.70% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 136 130
City of London median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £343 £313 £281
90th Percentile £710 £644 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £516 £500
% change year-on-year +6.54% +3.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
City of London median hourly rate £16.00 - £40.00
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 - £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 6,191 5,465 6,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.87% 87.89% 85.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,952 4,351 4,859
City of London median daily rate £508 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.84% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £333 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £672 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 49 55
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.88% -5.68% +15.80%
10th Percentile £11.74 £13.70 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.10 £55.00 £53.10
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.68
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.37% +20.46%

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 20 January 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

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 137 (48.07%) Finance
2 80 (28.07%) Front Office
3 74 (25.96%) Investment Management
4 73 (25.61%) Banking
5 66 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (21.40%) Fixed Income
7 43 (15.09%) SQL Server
8 40 (14.04%) SQL
9 37 (12.98%) Java
10 35 (12.28%) Charles River
11 34 (11.93%) .NET
12 33 (11.58%) Business Analysis
13 32 (11.23%) C#
14 30 (10.53%) VBA
15 28 (9.82%) JavaScript
16 27 (9.47%) CRM
16 27 (9.47%) Investment Banking
17 26 (9.12%) Microsoft
17 26 (9.12%) Derivative
18 25 (8.77%) Wealth Management
18 25 (8.77%) Markit EDM
18 25 (8.77%) Project Management
19 24 (8.42%) Equities
20 22 (7.72%) Relational Database
20 22 (7.72%) SDLC
21 21 (7.37%) AngularJS
22 20 (7.02%) Scrum
23 19 (6.67%) Fund Management
24 18 (6.32%) thinkFolio
24 18 (6.32%) Analytical Skills

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 3 (1.05%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.35%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (5.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.46%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.35%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 25 (8.77%) Markit EDM
2 18 (6.32%) thinkFolio
3 17 (5.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (5.61%) SimCorp Dimension
5 7 (2.46%) Temenos T24
6 4 (1.40%) Temenos Globus
7 3 (1.05%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (1.05%) LatentZero
8 2 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.70%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.35%) Bloomberg AIM
9 1 (0.35%) RMDS
9 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.35%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.35%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.81%) Office 365
2 5 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (0.70%) G Suite
3 2 (0.70%) GitHub
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.40%) Internet
2 3 (1.05%) Skype
2 3 (1.05%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (0.70%) DHCP
3 2 (0.70%) DNS
3 2 (0.70%) Firewall
3 2 (0.70%) FTP
3 2 (0.70%) Wireless
4 1 (0.35%) BGP
4 1 (0.35%) DMZ
4 1 (0.35%) Intranet
4 1 (0.35%) Junos
4 1 (0.35%) LAN
4 1 (0.35%) OSPF
4 1 (0.35%) SAN
4 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.35%) WAN
4 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.72%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.61%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.40%) MS Access
7 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.70%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.35%) Big Data
9 1 (0.35%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.35%) Power BI
9 1 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (2.11%) Cucumber
1 6 (2.11%) Selenium
1 6 (2.11%) WebDriver
2 5 (1.75%) Appium
3 4 (1.40%) FitNesse
3 4 (1.40%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.05%) JIRA
4 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.70%) GDB
5 2 (0.70%) MSTest
6 1 (0.35%) CodeRush
6 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.35%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.35%) NUnit
6 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.35%) Subversion
6 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.35%) webpack
General
1 137 (48.07%) Finance
2 80 (28.07%) Front Office
3 73 (25.61%) Banking
4 27 (9.47%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.86%) Back Office
6 9 (3.16%) Advertising
7 8 (2.81%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.46%) Retail
9 6 (2.11%) Marketing
10 4 (1.40%) French Language
10 4 (1.40%) Legal
10 4 (1.40%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.70%) Law
11 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.35%) Billing
12 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (37.89%) Analyst
2 87 (30.53%) Developer
3 63 (22.11%) Business Analyst
4 36 (12.63%) Project Manager
5 22 (7.72%) Asset Management Analyst
6 16 (5.61%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 16 (5.61%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 16 (5.61%) Senior Developer
7 15 (5.26%) Python Developer
7 15 (5.26%) Senior Python Developer
8 14 (4.91%) C# Developer
8 14 (4.91%) Data Analyst
8 14 (4.91%) Support Analyst
9 12 (4.21%) Asset Management Project Manager
9 12 (4.21%) Business Systems Analyst
9 12 (4.21%) thinkFolio Analyst
9 12 (4.21%) thinkFolio Business Analyst
10 11 (3.86%) Angular Developer
10 11 (3.86%) IT Analyst
11 9 (3.16%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.93%) .NET
2 21 (7.37%) AngularJS
3 16 (5.61%) HTML
4 15 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 13 (4.56%) ASP.NET
6 10 (3.51%) FIX Protocol
7 9 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (2.81%) CSS
8 8 (2.81%) Node.js
9 7 (2.46%) Angular 2
9 7 (2.46%) jQuery
10 6 (2.11%) Gherkin
10 6 (2.11%) HTML5
11 3 (1.05%) Entity Framework
11 3 (1.05%) React
11 3 (1.05%) RESTful
11 3 (1.05%) SailPoint
12 2 (0.70%) LINQ
12 2 (0.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (21.40%) Fixed Income
2 26 (9.12%) Derivative
3 24 (8.42%) Equities
4 18 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.56%) Hedge funds
6 12 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (2.11%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.75%) Fintech
9 5 (1.75%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.75%) OTC Derivatives
10 4 (1.40%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.05%) Social Media
12 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.70%) PMI
12 2 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.35%) Clustering
13 1 (0.35%) iPhone
13 1 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.61%) Windows
2 6 (2.11%) Android
2 6 (2.11%) Apple iOS
2 6 (2.11%) Unix
2 6 (2.11%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.70%) Linux
4 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (25.96%) Investment Management
2 66 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (11.58%) Business Analysis
4 27 (9.47%) CRM
5 25 (8.77%) Project Management
5 25 (8.77%) Wealth Management
6 22 (7.72%) SDLC
7 20 (7.02%) Scrum
8 19 (6.67%) Fund Management
9 18 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (5.96%) ITIL
10 17 (5.96%) Unit Testing
10 17 (5.96%) Workflow
11 16 (5.61%) Analytics
11 16 (5.61%) Change Management
12 15 (5.26%) BDD
12 15 (5.26%) Data Management
12 15 (5.26%) Front End Development
13 13 (4.56%) Data Analysis
13 13 (4.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.04%) SQL
2 37 (12.98%) Java
3 32 (11.23%) C#
4 30 (10.53%) VBA
5 28 (9.82%) JavaScript
6 18 (6.32%) Python
7 4 (1.40%) Apex Code
7 4 (1.40%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.05%) C++
9 2 (0.70%) C
9 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.70%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.70%) VB
10 1 (0.35%) C++/CLI
10 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (1.75%) Degree
2 4 (1.40%) CISSP
2 4 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (1.40%) PMP
2 4 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.05%) SANS
4 2 (0.70%) CCNA
4 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.70%) ISEB
4 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) CWNA
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.35%) MCDST
5 1 (0.35%) MCP
5 1 (0.35%) MCSE
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.26%) MiFID
2 12 (4.21%) EMIR
2 12 (4.21%) QA
3 10 (3.51%) GDPR
4 7 (2.46%) SLA
5 4 (1.40%) AIFMD
5 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.05%) COBIT
7 2 (0.70%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.70%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.46%) SCCM
2 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.35%) Control-M
3 1 (0.35%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.35%) MOM
3 1 (0.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (12.28%) Charles River
2 26 (9.12%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.96%) SimCorp
4 15 (5.26%) Oracle
5 9 (3.16%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.46%) Temenos
7 6 (2.11%) Bloomberg
8 5 (1.75%) Cisco
8 5 (1.75%) FactSet
8 5 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.75%) Snow
8 5 (1.75%) Symantec
9 4 (1.40%) HP
9 4 (1.40%) jBASE
9 4 (1.40%) SAP
9 4 (1.40%) Sybase
10 3 (1.05%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.05%) Citrix
10 3 (1.05%) CyberArk
10 3 (1.05%) Fidessa