Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 February 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 202 227
Rank change year-on-year +10 +25 -22
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 8 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
North West median daily rate £450 £375 £680
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -44.85% +70.00%
England median daily rate £575 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £105.75
% change year-on-year -29.09% -74.00% -17.86%

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,440 4,941 6,742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 83.36% 84.25% 81.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,863 3,200 4,124
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £257 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 166 287
North West median hourly rate £23.17 £27.12 £30.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.56% -10.04% +50.75%
10th Percentile £11.72 £12.88 £13.00
90th Percentile £55.75 £51.50 £50.80
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Investment Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Management in the North West

Investment Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Management in the North West

Investment Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Management in the North West over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Management in the North West

Investment Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
Merseyside +13 4 £500 +33.33% 1
Manchester - 3 - -
Cheshire - 1 £400 - 1
Investment Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 North West region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Wealth Management
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Private Banking
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) Servlets
5 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) MVVM
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) RIA
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting

Investment Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 1 (12.50%) Gradle
2 1 (12.50%) Grunt
2 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Private Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) AML Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Office Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management Architect
3 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) JSP
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) Servlets
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) D3.js
3 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (12.50%) Sass
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) RIA
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Wealth Management
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
1 1 (12.50%) IFRS
1 1 (12.50%) IFRS 9
1 1 (12.50%) MiFID
1 1 (12.50%) PSD2
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle