Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Fund Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fund Management over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Fund Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 229 234
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5 +21
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 31 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.44% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.33% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 30
City of London median daily rate £600 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £355 £156 £106
90th Percentile £683 £735 £716
Central London median daily rate £600 £463 £500
% change year-on-year +29.73% -7.50% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Fund 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 6257 5765 7677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.28% 87.41% 83.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4969 4616 6106
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £664 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.75 £10.91
90th Percentile £30.90 £54.03 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.46 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.06% -7.33% +16.73%

Fund Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Fund Management in the City of London

Fund 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 Fund Management in the City of London.

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

Fund Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fund Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Fund 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 Fund Management in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fund 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 Fund Management.

1 16 (51.61%) Asset Management
2 11 (35.48%) Investment Management
3 10 (32.26%) Finance
4 9 (29.03%) Front Office
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) Equities
5 7 (22.58%) Markit EDM
5 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Banking
6 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
7 5 (16.13%) .NET
7 5 (16.13%) C#
7 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
7 5 (16.13%) Fixed Income
7 5 (16.13%) SimCorp
7 5 (16.13%) SimCorp Dimension
7 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
7 5 (16.13%) WCF
8 4 (12.90%) TDD
8 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
9 3 (9.68%) Scrum
9 3 (9.68%) Java
9 3 (9.68%) Redux
9 3 (9.68%) npm
9 3 (9.68%) React Native
9 3 (9.68%) ES6
9 3 (9.68%) RxJS

Fund 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:

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Markit EDM
2 5 (16.13%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (3.23%) LatentZero
3 1 (3.23%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.68%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) webpack
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Front Office
3 6 (19.35%) Banking
4 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Back Office
5 2 (6.45%) Retail
6 1 (3.23%) French Language
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Asset Management Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.68%) AWS Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (9.68%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Access Developer
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Investment Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) WCF
2 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.68%) lodash
2 3 (9.68%) Node.js
2 3 (9.68%) React
2 3 (9.68%) React Native
2 3 (9.68%) Redux
2 3 (9.68%) RxJS
2 3 (9.68%) WPF
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Equities
2 5 (16.13%) Fixed Income
3 3 (9.68%) User Experience
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Derivative
5 1 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.23%) Fintech
5 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (3.23%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Asset Management
2 11 (35.48%) Investment Management
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) TDD
8 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
8 3 (9.68%) Functional Programming
8 3 (9.68%) Microservices
8 3 (9.68%) Scrum
9 2 (6.45%) Analytics
9 2 (6.45%) Change Management
9 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.45%) MVC
9 2 (6.45%) Project Management
9 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.45%) Validation
9 2 (6.45%) Wealth Management
10 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
3 5 (16.13%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) ES6
4 3 (9.68%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) EMIR
1 2 (6.45%) GDPR
1 2 (6.45%) MiFID
2 1 (3.23%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) SimCorp
2 1 (3.23%) Charles River
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle