The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Wealth Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wealth Management over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Wealth Management
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 155 150
Rank change year-on-year +26 -5  
Contract jobs citing Wealth Management 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £650 £700 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +19.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £388 £513
% change year-on-year +41.93% -24.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Wealth 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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2125 3167 2872
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 82.24% 82.32% 78.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1345 1922 1563
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 118 130
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.90 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Wealth Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Wealth Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Wealth Management in the North West

Wealth 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 Wealth Management in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wealth Management in the North West

Wealth 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 Wealth Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Manchester - 2 - -
Merseyside +2 1 £650 -7.14%
Wealth Management
England

Wealth Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wealth 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 North West region with a requirement for Wealth Management.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Fintech
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
4 2 (28.57%) System Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (28.57%) RavenDB
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) C#

Wealth 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:

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) RavenDB
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Principal Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Banking Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Manager
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Fintech
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft