Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 49 45
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +12
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 4 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.87% 3.15% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 3.74% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 28
Kent median daily rate £600 £563 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -2.70%
10th Percentile £555 £468 £317
90th Percentile £675 £700 £579
South East median daily rate £525 £550 £463
% change year-on-year -4.55% +18.92% -21.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 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 367 454 603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 79.78% 84.07% 78.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 328 440
Kent median daily rate £418 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £275 £204 £200
90th Percentile £603 £550 £576
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 11
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £27.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.09% -31.55% +38.84%
10th Percentile £11.65 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £49.65 £29.92 £175.00
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.78 £23.75
% change year-on-year +27.00% -16.72% +7.95%

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Workday
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Kaizen
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Fund Management

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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Management Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Lean Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Pensions Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Process Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (25.00%) Kaizen
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Workday