Period
to 26 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Investment Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Management over the 6 months to 26 March 2019 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.

Investment Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 87 88
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 -12
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 51 50 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.05% 1.77% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.02% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 13
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £550 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.14% +51.72% -21.62%
10th Percentile £363 £327 £285
90th Percentile £574 £671 £525
Scotland median daily rate £500 £531 £425
% change year-on-year -5.93% +25.00% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Investment 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,156 2,475 1,510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 86.62% 87.70% 86.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,143 1,487 925
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £285 £288 £258
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Scotland median daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 31
Edinburgh median hourly rate £33.75 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -6.67% -1.10%
10th Percentile £14.84 £14.63 £14.05
90th Percentile £46.71 £126.90 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £22.88 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +8.93% +7.69% -40.00%

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Investment Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Management in Edinburgh

Investment Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Investment Management in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Management in Edinburgh

Investment Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 26 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Management in Edinburgh

Investment Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Investment 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 34 (66.67%) Finance
2 31 (60.78%) Asset Management
3 18 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
5 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (19.61%) SQL
7 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 9 (17.65%) Charles River
7 9 (17.65%) Firewall
7 9 (17.65%) Wealth Management
7 9 (17.65%) Migration
8 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (11.76%) ETL
10 6 (11.76%) Legal
10 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
11 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (9.80%) CheckPoint
12 4 (7.84%) Change Management
12 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
12 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
12 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (7.84%) SAN
12 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
12 4 (7.84%) VPN
12 4 (7.84%) Unix
12 4 (7.84%) Windows

Investment Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.96%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Firewall
2 4 (7.84%) SAN
2 4 (7.84%) VPN
3 3 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.96%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (1.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.96%) NUnit
General
1 34 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Legal
3 4 (7.84%) Advertising
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Front Office
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Back Office
6 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Integration Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Ab Initio Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Migration Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Report Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.88%) Asset Management Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Network Security Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Operations Business Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Security Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Citrix Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) .NET Core
1 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (1.96%) CSS
1 1 (1.96%) JSON
1 1 (1.96%) Middleware
1 1 (1.96%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
1 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Derivative
3 2 (3.92%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.96%) Fintech
4 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Unix
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Asset Management
2 18 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (17.65%) Migration
5 9 (17.65%) Wealth Management
6 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (11.76%) ETL
7 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.84%) Change Management
9 4 (7.84%) Data Integration
9 4 (7.84%) DevOps
9 4 (7.84%) ETL Development
9 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
10 3 (5.88%) Client Onboarding
10 3 (5.88%) Network Segmentation
10 3 (5.88%) Project Management
10 3 (5.88%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (1.96%) CCNA
3 1 (1.96%) CCNP
3 1 (1.96%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) XenApp
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.96%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Charles River
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) CheckPoint
3 4 (7.84%) Ab Initio
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Teradata
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) Citrix
5 2 (3.92%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.92%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) BISAM
6 1 (1.96%) EMC
6 1 (1.96%) F5
6 1 (1.96%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.96%) MarketAxess
6 1 (1.96%) RedGate
6 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.96%) StatPro
6 1 (1.96%) Tradeweb