The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 27 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.

Fund Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 129 125
Rank change year-on-year +23 -4  
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.039% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.046% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £338 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £305 £500
% change year-on-year +72.13% -39.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Fund 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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1468 2160 2380
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.74% 83.33% 81.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 1211 1313
Median daily rate £390 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.26% -1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 45
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £31.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +23.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Fund Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Fund Management in Scotland

Fund Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fund Management in Scotland

Fund Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Edinburgh - 2 £338 -
Fund Management
UK

Fund Management
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Fund Management.

1 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Derivative

Fund Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Derivative
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft