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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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 / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 61 82
Rank change year-on-year -14 +21  
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 90 108 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.94% 3.22% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 3.67% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 80 92
Median daily rate £575 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £330 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £450
% change year-on-year -2.85% -2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.68% +26.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Asset Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2620 2945 4264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.56% 87.81% 82.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2057 2356 3294
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Asset Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management in the City of London.

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

Asset Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 97 (48.50%) Finance
2 52 (26.00%) SQL
3 48 (24.00%) Investment Management
4 46 (23.00%) Fixed Income
5 43 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (21.00%) Front Office
7 35 (17.50%) Equities
7 35 (17.50%) SQL Server
8 29 (14.50%) C#
9 28 (14.00%) Business Analysis
10 27 (13.50%) MiFID
11 26 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (12.50%) Financial Institution
12 25 (12.50%) .NET
12 25 (12.50%) Windows
12 25 (12.50%) Banking
12 25 (12.50%) Retail
13 21 (10.50%) Change Management
14 20 (10.00%) Management Information System
14 20 (10.00%) Project Management
15 19 (9.50%) Derivative
16 17 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (8.50%) Charles River
16 17 (8.50%) Scrum
17 16 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 16 (8.00%) Unix
18 15 (7.50%) Oracle
18 15 (7.50%) Java
18 15 (7.50%) Legal
18 15 (7.50%) Mathematics

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 (2.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.50%) JBoss
3 2 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.00%) Apache
3 2 (1.00%) Confluence
3 2 (1.00%) IIS
3 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.00%) MS Office
3 3 (1.50%) MS Project
4 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.00%) thinkFolio
2 9 (4.50%) Minerva
2 9 (4.50%) SimCorp Dimension
3 7 (3.50%) Markit EDM
4 4 (2.00%) Global One
4 4 (2.00%) Sentinel
5 3 (1.50%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (1.00%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (1.00%) Tesseract
7 1 (0.50%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.50%) Maximo
7 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.50%) Sonata
7 1 (0.50%) Sylvan
7 1 (0.50%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.50%) IaaS
1 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.00%) Office 365
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.00%) Firewall
2 6 (3.00%) Network Security
2 6 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (2.50%) SAN
4 4 (2.00%) HTTP
5 3 (1.50%) LAN
6 2 (1.00%) FIX Connectivity
6 2 (1.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.00%) PBX
6 2 (1.00%) VoIP
7 1 (0.50%) DHCP
7 1 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.50%) FTP
7 1 (0.50%) HSRP
7 1 (0.50%) Skype
7 1 (0.50%) SMTP
7 1 (0.50%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.50%) VSAN
7 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.50%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.00%) Big Data
7 4 (2.00%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.50%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.00%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.00%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.00%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.00%) OLTP
9 2 (1.00%) Power BI
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (3.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.50%) gulp
2 5 (2.50%) JIRA
2 5 (2.50%) Mocha
3 4 (2.00%) Subversion
4 3 (1.50%) Grunt
4 3 (1.50%) Jasmine
4 3 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.50%) webpack
5 2 (1.00%) Bower
5 2 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.00%) Moq
5 2 (1.00%) MSTest
5 2 (1.00%) NUnit
5 2 (1.00%) Protractor
5 2 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.00%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 97 (48.50%) Finance
2 42 (21.00%) Front Office
3 25 (12.50%) Banking
3 25 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 25 (12.50%) Retail
4 15 (7.50%) Legal
5 13 (6.50%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.50%) Back Office
7 4 (2.00%) Advertising
8 2 (1.00%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.50%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (46.50%) Analyst
2 59 (29.50%) Business Analyst
3 32 (16.00%) Developer
4 20 (10.00%) Asset Management Analyst
5 19 (9.50%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 16 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 14 (7.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 12 (6.00%) Support Analyst
9 11 (5.50%) C# Developer
10 10 (5.00%) Data Business Analyst
11 8 (4.00%) Architect
12 7 (3.50%) Agile Coach
12 7 (3.50%) Business Support Analyst
12 7 (3.50%) Data Analyst
12 7 (3.50%) SQL Analyst
12 7 (3.50%) SQL Developer
13 6 (3.00%) Investment Management Business Analyst
13 6 (3.00%) Security Analyst
13 6 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (3.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.50%) .NET
2 10 (5.00%) Middleware
3 9 (4.50%) AngularJS
3 9 (4.50%) HTML
4 8 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (4.00%) WPF
4 8 (4.00%) XML
5 7 (3.50%) Web Services
6 6 (3.00%) CSS
7 5 (2.50%) Gherkin
7 5 (2.50%) HTML5
8 4 (2.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.00%) Entity Framework
8 4 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.50%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (1.50%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.50%) NHibernate
9 3 (1.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.00%) Fixed Income
2 35 (17.50%) Equities
3 20 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 19 (9.50%) Derivative
5 16 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.50%) Data Centre
7 9 (4.50%) Hedge funds
8 7 (3.50%) Virtual Team
9 6 (3.00%) User Experience
10 5 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (2.00%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (1.50%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.50%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.50%) Minimum Viable Product
12 3 (1.50%) Reference Data
12 3 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (1.00%) CMDB
13 2 (1.00%) Credit Risk
13 2 (1.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.50%) Windows
2 16 (8.00%) Unix
3 13 (6.50%) Linux
4 8 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.50%) Android
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.00%) Investment Management
2 43 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (14.00%) Business Analysis
4 26 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (10.50%) Change Management
6 20 (10.00%) Project Management
7 17 (8.50%) Scrum
8 15 (7.50%) Fund Management
8 15 (7.50%) Mathematics
9 13 (6.50%) Information Security
9 13 (6.50%) Risk Management
10 12 (6.00%) Data Modelling
10 12 (6.00%) DevOps
10 12 (6.00%) ITIL
10 12 (6.00%) MVC
11 11 (5.50%) Migration
11 11 (5.50%) Service Management
12 10 (5.00%) SDLC
13 9 (4.50%) Data Management
13 9 (4.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.00%) SQL
2 29 (14.50%) C#
3 15 (7.50%) Java
4 9 (4.50%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.50%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.50%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.00%) Perl
8 4 (2.00%) C
8 4 (2.00%) Ruby
8 4 (2.00%) VB
9 3 (1.50%) C++
9 3 (1.50%) Python
9 3 (1.50%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.00%) VBA
10 2 (1.00%) XAML
11 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.50%) R
11 1 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (4.50%) Degree
2 6 (3.00%) CISM
2 6 (3.00%) CISSP
2 6 (3.00%) GCIA
3 5 (2.50%) CNA
3 5 (2.50%) GCIH
3 5 (2.50%) GIAC
3 5 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (2.50%) Novell Certification
3 5 (2.50%) SANS
4 4 (2.00%) CFA
5 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.00%) MCSE
6 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) EnCE
7 1 (0.50%) GPEN
7 1 (0.50%) MCSA
7 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.50%) MiFID
2 6 (3.00%) SLA
3 5 (2.50%) EMIR
4 4 (2.00%) GDPR
4 4 (2.00%) PMO
4 4 (2.00%) QA
5 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.00%) FATCA
5 2 (1.00%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.50%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.50%) COBIT
6 1 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.50%) IFRS
6 1 (0.50%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.50%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.50%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.50%) UCITS
System Software
1 11 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.50%) vSphere
4 3 (1.50%) XenApp
5 2 (1.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.50%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.50%) HDFS
6 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) SCCM
2 5 (2.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.50%) SCOM
4 2 (1.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.50%) Nagios
5 1 (0.50%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 17 (8.50%) Charles River
2 15 (7.50%) Oracle
3 14 (7.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.50%) Fidessa
4 13 (6.50%) SimCorp
5 9 (4.50%) Bloomberg
5 9 (4.50%) VMware
6 7 (3.50%) Citrix
7 6 (3.00%) Cisco
8 5 (2.50%) HP
8 5 (2.50%) Sun
9 4 (2.00%) Sybase
10 3 (1.50%) Apple
10 3 (1.50%) IBM
10 3 (1.50%) Infragistics
10 3 (1.50%) NetApp
10 3 (1.50%) Remedy
10 3 (1.50%) Serena
10 3 (1.50%) Tableau
10 3 (1.50%) webMethods
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Up to £600 per day on a rolling 3 month contract
Posted: 5 hours ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Paw Associates Ltd
Rate: £Market Day Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salt
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
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