Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 687 780 687
Rank change year-on-year +93 -93 -31
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 172 93 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.095% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 72 157
England median daily rate £550 £530 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.77% - -3.64%
10th Percentile £354 £388 £305
90th Percentile £708 £656 £700
UK median daily rate £550 £523 £530
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.42% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £21.21 - -
UK median hourly rate £21.21 - -

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80259 82302 85123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.62% 84.16% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54003 54838 56099
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1880 2151 2525
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.49 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.17% +18.42%

Fund Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Fund Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Fund Management in England

Fund Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fund Management in England

Fund Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fund Management in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fund Management in England

Fund Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fund Management in England

Fund Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fund Management within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +59 165 £550 - 20
South East +9 5 £550 +69.23% 1
East of England - 2 £450 -
Fund Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Fund Management.

1 90 (52.33%) Asset Management
2 78 (45.35%) Investment Management
3 71 (41.28%) Finance
4 67 (38.95%) SQL
5 62 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (33.72%) Banking
7 55 (31.98%) SQL Server
8 42 (24.42%) Front Office
9 35 (20.35%) C#
10 34 (19.77%) .NET
11 32 (18.60%) T-SQL
12 27 (15.70%) Equities
13 23 (13.37%) Fixed Income
13 23 (13.37%) Investment Banking
13 23 (13.37%) Web Services
14 20 (11.63%) Project Management
15 19 (11.05%) PL/SQL
15 19 (11.05%) JavaScript
15 19 (11.05%) Microsoft Excel
15 19 (11.05%) Unit Testing
15 19 (11.05%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (10.47%) Analytics
16 18 (10.47%) Wealth Management
17 16 (9.30%) Markit EDM
18 15 (8.72%) Waterfall
18 15 (8.72%) Microservices
18 15 (8.72%) ETL
18 15 (8.72%) Java
18 15 (8.72%) ASP.NET
18 15 (8.72%) Charles River

Fund Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (5.23%) JBoss
1 9 (5.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (3.49%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.74%) Confluence
4 1 (0.58%) CMS
4 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (11.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (9.30%) Markit EDM
2 7 (4.07%) SimCorp Dimension
2 7 (4.07%) thinkFolio
3 3 (1.74%) LatentZero
4 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.58%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.98%) OpenShift
2 7 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.74%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.98%) FTP
2 5 (2.91%) Firewall
2 5 (2.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.74%) LAN
3 3 (1.74%) SAN
4 2 (1.16%) WAN
5 1 (0.58%) DMZ
5 1 (0.58%) Internet
5 1 (0.58%) NAS
5 1 (0.58%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.58%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (31.98%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.49%) QlikView
8 5 (2.91%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.33%) OLAP
9 4 (2.33%) OLTP
10 2 (1.16%) MS Access
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.58%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 12 (6.98%) Ant
1 12 (6.98%) Checkstyle
1 12 (6.98%) Eclipse
1 12 (6.98%) IntelliJ
1 12 (6.98%) JUnit
1 12 (6.98%) Maven
1 12 (6.98%) SoapUI
1 12 (6.98%) XMLUnit
2 10 (5.81%) SpecFlow
3 9 (5.23%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.23%) Subversion
4 7 (4.07%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.74%) JIRA
5 3 (1.74%) webpack
6 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (41.28%) Finance
2 58 (33.72%) Banking
3 42 (24.42%) Front Office
4 23 (13.37%) Investment Banking
5 10 (5.81%) Retail
6 7 (4.07%) Private Banking
7 5 (2.91%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.74%) Marketing
8 3 (1.74%) Publishing
8 3 (1.74%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.16%) Advertising
9 2 (1.16%) Back Office
9 2 (1.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.58%) French Language
Job Titles
1 74 (43.02%) Developer
2 53 (30.81%) Analyst
3 31 (18.02%) Business Analyst
4 29 (16.86%) C# Developer
5 24 (13.95%) .NET Developer
5 24 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (13.95%) Project Manager
6 22 (12.79%) SQL Developer
7 18 (10.47%) SQL Server Developer
8 15 (8.72%) Java Developer
9 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (8.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (5.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (4.65%) ETL Developer
11 8 (4.65%) Investment Management Business Analyst
11 8 (4.65%) IT Analyst
12 7 (4.07%) Asset Management Analyst
12 7 (4.07%) Service Analyst
12 7 (4.07%) SSIS Developer
12 7 (4.07%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.77%) .NET
2 23 (13.37%) Web Services
3 15 (8.72%) ASP.NET
4 14 (8.14%) HTML
5 12 (6.98%) Apache Camel
5 12 (6.98%) Hibernate
5 12 (6.98%) JavaBeans
5 12 (6.98%) JDBC
5 12 (6.98%) JMS
5 12 (6.98%) WCF
5 12 (6.98%) XSD
5 12 (6.98%) XSL
6 11 (6.40%) Node.js
6 11 (6.40%) XML
7 10 (5.81%) AngularJS
7 10 (5.81%) XML Messaging
8 9 (5.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (5.23%) Drools
8 9 (5.23%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (5.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.70%) Equities
2 23 (13.37%) Fixed Income
3 12 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.81%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.49%) Derivative
6 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.33%) Fintech
8 3 (1.74%) User Experience
9 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.16%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.16%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.58%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.58%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.58%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.58%) Swaptions
10 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.56%) Windows
2 4 (2.33%) Windows 10
2 4 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.74%) Linux
3 3 (1.74%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (52.33%) Asset Management
2 78 (45.35%) Investment Management
3 62 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (11.63%) Project Management
5 19 (11.05%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (11.05%) Unit Testing
6 18 (10.47%) Analytics
6 18 (10.47%) Wealth Management
7 15 (8.72%) ETL
7 15 (8.72%) Microservices
7 15 (8.72%) MVC
7 15 (8.72%) Waterfall
8 14 (8.14%) Use Case
9 13 (7.56%) Business Analysis
9 13 (7.56%) ITIL
10 12 (6.98%) Code Coverage
10 12 (6.98%) ITSM
10 12 (6.98%) SOA
10 12 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (6.98%) UML
Programming Languages
1 67 (38.95%) SQL
2 35 (20.35%) C#
3 32 (18.60%) T-SQL
4 19 (11.05%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.05%) PL/SQL
5 15 (8.72%) Java
6 12 (6.98%) VBA
6 12 (6.98%) XPath
7 10 (5.81%) Perl
8 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (1.74%) C
10 3 (1.74%) ES6
10 3 (1.74%) XAML
11 2 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (3.49%) MCITP
2 6 (3.49%) MCSE
2 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.91%) Degree
4 1 (0.58%) ACCA
4 1 (0.58%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) QA
2 7 (4.07%) MiFID
3 5 (2.91%) SLA
4 4 (2.33%) EMIR
5 3 (1.74%) GDPR
6 2 (1.16%) AIFMD
6 2 (1.16%) PMO
7 1 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.58%) FATCA
7 1 (0.58%) UCITS
System Software
1 9 (5.23%) Active Directory
1 9 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.33%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (8.72%) Charles River
2 14 (8.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.56%) Oracle
4 9 (5.23%) Solace
4 9 (5.23%) Sybase
4 9 (5.23%) VMware
5 7 (4.07%) Citrix
5 7 (4.07%) DevExpress
5 7 (4.07%) SimCorp
6 6 (3.49%) RedGate
7 5 (2.91%) Bloomberg
8 4 (2.33%) SAP
8 4 (2.33%) Tableau
8 4 (2.33%) Varonis
9 3 (1.74%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.74%) Vermilion
10 2 (1.16%) HP
10 2 (1.16%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.58%) FactSet