Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 473 524 453
Rank change year-on-year +51 -71 -24
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 167 84 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.22% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 64 138
London median daily rate £550 £530 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% -4.55%
10th Percentile £355 £393 £263
90th Percentile £715 £669 £704
England median daily rate £550 £525 £530
% change year-on-year +4.76% -0.94% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40998 38993 38736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.21% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29810 27960 27683
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 406 463
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% +9.45% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.33 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.80 £50.07 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Fund Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Fund Management in London

Fund Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fund Management in London

Fund Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fund Management in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fund Management in London

Fund Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fund Management in London

Fund Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 22 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
Central London +7 32 £600 +29.73% 5
Fund Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for Fund Management.

1 86 (51.50%) Asset Management
2 74 (44.31%) Investment Management
3 67 (40.12%) SQL
4 65 (38.92%) Finance
5 60 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (35.33%) Banking
7 56 (33.53%) SQL Server
8 43 (25.75%) Front Office
9 36 (21.56%) C#
10 35 (20.96%) .NET
11 32 (19.16%) T-SQL
12 28 (16.77%) Equities
13 24 (14.37%) Fixed Income
13 24 (14.37%) Investment Banking
14 23 (13.77%) Web Services
15 20 (11.98%) JavaScript
16 19 (11.38%) PL/SQL
16 19 (11.38%) Microsoft Excel
16 19 (11.38%) Unit Testing
16 19 (11.38%) Analytics
16 19 (11.38%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (10.78%) Project Management
18 17 (10.18%) Wealth Management
19 16 (9.58%) MVC
19 16 (9.58%) ASP.NET
19 16 (9.58%) Markit EDM
20 15 (8.98%) Waterfall
20 15 (8.98%) Microservices
20 15 (8.98%) Java
20 15 (8.98%) ETL

Fund Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (5.39%) JBoss
1 9 (5.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (3.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.59%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.80%) Confluence
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (11.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (9.58%) Markit EDM
2 7 (4.19%) SimCorp Dimension
2 7 (4.19%) thinkFolio
3 3 (1.80%) LatentZero
4 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.60%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.19%) OpenShift
2 7 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.80%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.19%) FTP
2 5 (2.99%) Firewall
2 5 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.80%) LAN
3 3 (1.80%) SAN
4 2 (1.20%) WAN
5 1 (0.60%) DMZ
5 1 (0.60%) Internet
5 1 (0.60%) NAS
5 1 (0.60%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.60%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (33.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.78%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.59%) QlikView
8 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.40%) OLAP
9 4 (2.40%) OLTP
10 2 (1.20%) MS Access
10 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 12 (7.19%) Ant
1 12 (7.19%) Checkstyle
1 12 (7.19%) Eclipse
1 12 (7.19%) IntelliJ
1 12 (7.19%) JUnit
1 12 (7.19%) Maven
1 12 (7.19%) SoapUI
1 12 (7.19%) XMLUnit
2 10 (5.99%) SpecFlow
3 9 (5.39%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.39%) Subversion
4 7 (4.19%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.80%) JIRA
5 3 (1.80%) webpack
6 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (38.92%) Finance
2 59 (35.33%) Banking
3 43 (25.75%) Front Office
4 24 (14.37%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.79%) Retail
6 7 (4.19%) Private Banking
7 5 (2.99%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.80%) Marketing
8 3 (1.80%) Publishing
8 3 (1.80%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.20%) Advertising
9 2 (1.20%) Back Office
9 2 (1.20%) Legal
10 1 (0.60%) French Language
Job Titles
1 75 (44.91%) Developer
2 50 (29.94%) Analyst
3 30 (17.96%) C# Developer
4 28 (16.77%) Business Analyst
5 25 (14.97%) .NET Developer
5 25 (14.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (13.77%) Project Manager
7 22 (13.17%) SQL Developer
8 18 (10.78%) SQL Server Developer
9 15 (8.98%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (8.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (8.98%) Java Developer
10 10 (5.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (4.79%) ETL Developer
11 8 (4.79%) IT Analyst
12 7 (4.19%) Asset Management Analyst
12 7 (4.19%) C# WPF Developer
12 7 (4.19%) Investment Management Business Analyst
12 7 (4.19%) Service Analyst
12 7 (4.19%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.96%) .NET
2 23 (13.77%) Web Services
3 16 (9.58%) ASP.NET
4 14 (8.38%) HTML
5 12 (7.19%) Apache Camel
5 12 (7.19%) Hibernate
5 12 (7.19%) JavaBeans
5 12 (7.19%) JDBC
5 12 (7.19%) JMS
5 12 (7.19%) WCF
5 12 (7.19%) XSD
5 12 (7.19%) XSL
6 11 (6.59%) AngularJS
6 11 (6.59%) Node.js
6 11 (6.59%) XML
7 10 (5.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (5.99%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (5.99%) WPF
7 10 (5.99%) XML Messaging
8 9 (5.39%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.77%) Equities
2 24 (14.37%) Fixed Income
3 12 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.59%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.59%) Derivative
6 5 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.40%) Fintech
8 3 (1.80%) User Experience
9 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.20%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.60%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.60%) Swaptions
10 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.78%) Windows
2 4 (2.40%) Windows 10
2 4 (2.40%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.80%) Linux
3 3 (1.80%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (51.50%) Asset Management
2 74 (44.31%) Investment Management
3 60 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (11.38%) Analytics
4 19 (11.38%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (11.38%) Unit Testing
5 18 (10.78%) Project Management
6 17 (10.18%) Wealth Management
7 16 (9.58%) MVC
8 15 (8.98%) ETL
8 15 (8.98%) Microservices
8 15 (8.98%) Waterfall
9 14 (8.38%) Use Case
10 13 (7.78%) Business Analysis
10 13 (7.78%) ITIL
11 12 (7.19%) Code Coverage
11 12 (7.19%) ITSM
11 12 (7.19%) Sequence Diagram
11 12 (7.19%) SOA
11 12 (7.19%) UML
Programming Languages
1 67 (40.12%) SQL
2 36 (21.56%) C#
3 32 (19.16%) T-SQL
4 20 (11.98%) JavaScript
5 19 (11.38%) PL/SQL
6 15 (8.98%) Java
7 12 (7.19%) VBA
7 12 (7.19%) XPath
8 10 (5.99%) Perl
9 5 (2.99%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (2.40%) XAML
11 3 (1.80%) C
11 3 (1.80%) ES6
11 3 (1.80%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.19%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (3.59%) Degree
2 6 (3.59%) MCITP
2 6 (3.59%) MCSE
2 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.60%) ACCA
3 1 (0.60%) CIMA
3 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.60%) PMP
3 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.59%) QA
2 6 (3.59%) MiFID
3 4 (2.40%) SLA
4 3 (1.80%) EMIR
4 3 (1.80%) GDPR
5 2 (1.20%) PMO
6 1 (0.60%) AIFMD
System Software
1 9 (5.39%) Active Directory
1 9 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (0.60%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (8.98%) Charles River
1 15 (8.98%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.78%) Oracle
3 9 (5.39%) Solace
3 9 (5.39%) Sybase
3 9 (5.39%) VMware
4 7 (4.19%) Citrix
4 7 (4.19%) DevExpress
4 7 (4.19%) SimCorp
5 6 (3.59%) RedGate
6 5 (2.99%) Bloomberg
7 4 (2.40%) SAP
7 4 (2.40%) Tableau
7 4 (2.40%) Varonis
8 3 (1.80%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.80%) Vermilion
9 2 (1.20%) HP
9 2 (1.20%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.60%) FactSet