Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 41 31
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10 +24
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 11 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.51% 4.31% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 5.38% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 21
Kent median daily rate £650 £550 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +19.57% +8.24%
10th Percentile £609 £430 £319
90th Percentile £771 £650 £556
South East median daily rate £600 £525 £461
% change year-on-year +14.29% +13.82% -7.75%
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 370 409 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 84.28% 80.20% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 312 284
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £222 £231 £193
90th Percentile £600 £611 £569
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 11 7
Kent median hourly rate £38.00 £25.69 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.92% +22.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £11.85 £13.00 £15.25
90th Percentile £43.50 £47.50 £114.40
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -1.81%

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 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Management in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
3 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Confluence
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
5 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
5 2 (18.18%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Budgeting and Forecasting

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 3 (27.27%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Finance Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Financial Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Management Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) HR Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Pensions Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Pensions Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Workday Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Workday Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (18.18%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Workday
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft