Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 19 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.

Investment Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 32 56
Rank change year-on-year -7 +24 +4
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 24 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.67% 3.80% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.87% 4.61% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 9
Kent median daily rate £575 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +8.24% -19.05%
10th Percentile £439 £319 £363
90th Percentile £650 £556 £508
South East median daily rate £550 £461 £500
% change year-on-year +19.24% -7.75% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 409 412 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 79.57% 82.40% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 284 289
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £231 £193 £202
90th Percentile £625 £561 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 22
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £21.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £20.61 £15.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £114.40 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Management in Kent

Investment Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Management in Kent

Investment Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Management in Kent over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Management in Kent

Investment Management
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 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
Tonbridge 0 2 £494 -
Investment Management
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 22 (91.67%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (16.67%) MiFID
5 4 (16.67%) Workday
6 3 (12.50%) GDPR
6 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) BMC
7 2 (8.33%) Remedy
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Confluence
7 2 (8.33%) Fund Management
7 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (8.33%) JIRA
7 2 (8.33%) User Experience
7 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
7 2 (8.33%) PMO
7 2 (8.33%) Kanban
8 1 (4.17%) Programme Governance
8 1 (4.17%) Programme Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (4.17%) EMIR
8 1 (4.17%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
8 1 (4.17%) AIFMD

Investment Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 22 (91.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Project Manager
3 6 (25.00%) HR Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Investment Management Business Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Workday Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Workday Project Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Process Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Business Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Finance Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) GDPR Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) GDPR Project Manager
8 1 (4.17%) PMO Lead
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Derivative
2 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.17%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Fund Management
5 2 (8.33%) Kanban
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.17%) Product Management
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) MiFID
2 3 (12.50%) GDPR
3 2 (8.33%) PMO
4 1 (4.17%) AIFMD
4 1 (4.17%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (4.17%) EMIR
4 1 (4.17%) FATCA
4 1 (4.17%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Workday
2 2 (8.33%) BMC
2 2 (8.33%) Remedy
2 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow