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 3 months to 27 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 21 41
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20  
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 8 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.31% 5.44% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 6.92% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 2
Median daily rate £550 £469 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% +1.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £385 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £628 £512
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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 202 260 211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 83.47% 78.55% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 176 120
Median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £750 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 4
Median hourly rate £22.52 £20.83 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +81.13%  
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 Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge +2 1 £450 -14.28%
Investment Management
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Kent region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Workday
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Fund Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) MiFID
6 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (7.14%) GDPR
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Puppet
6 1 (7.14%) Hudson
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) CFEngine
6 1 (7.14%) FATCA
6 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (7.14%) Workday HCM
6 1 (7.14%) EMIR

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 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Workday HCM
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Hudson
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Workday Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Workday Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Finance Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Financial Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) HR Manager
4 2 (14.29%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) HR Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Investment Management Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Workday Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Workday Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) Fund Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) SSADM
5 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) MiFID
2 1 (7.14%) AIFMD
2 1 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (7.14%) EMIR
2 1 (7.14%) FATCA
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
2 1 (7.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) CFEngine
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Workday
2 1 (7.14%) Blue Prism
2 1 (7.14%) SaltStack