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 3 months to 26 June 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.

Investment Management
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 90 56
Rank change year-on-year +32 -34  
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 24 8 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.98% 0.60% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 0.71% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 14
Median daily rate £425 £255 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -43.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £128 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +16.27% -4.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Investment 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1016 1129 1187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.62% 85.27% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 617 620
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 13
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -14.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.61 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Investment 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 16 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 14 (43.75%) Finance
3 6 (18.75%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) Scrum
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Banking
4 5 (15.63%) .NET
4 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.50%) SDLC
5 4 (12.50%) Subversion
5 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle
5 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
6 3 (9.38%) OO
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
6 3 (9.38%) Data Mart
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Legal
6 3 (9.38%) Workflow
6 3 (9.38%) PaaS
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Vermilion
6 3 (9.38%) Data Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Analytics

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Markit EDM
1 2 (6.25%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Data Mart
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.25%) Grunt
3 2 (6.25%) gulp
3 2 (6.25%) MSTest
3 2 (6.25%) NUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Front Office
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Operations Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum Master
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) Ajax
2 2 (6.25%) Aurelia
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) CSS3
2 2 (6.25%) Gherkin
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) HTML5
2 2 (6.25%) LESS
2 2 (6.25%) Sass
2 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) WinForms
3 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Derivative
2 2 (6.25%) Fixed Income
2 2 (6.25%) Market Risk
2 2 (6.25%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (6.25%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (18.75%) Scrum
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (9.38%) Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Data Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.38%) Workflow
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Management
6 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) OOP
6 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Vermilion
3 2 (6.25%) Charles River
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