Period
to 6 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 August 2020 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 135 179
Rank change year-on-year +35 +44 -58
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 7 43 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Scotland 0.40% 0.96% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.12% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 31 13
Median daily rate £475 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £178 £325 £420
90th Percentile £598 £538 £691
UK median daily rate £650 £600 £575
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 -
% change year-on-year +42.86% - -

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,488 3,840 4,806
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.02% 85.37% 87.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 2,139 2,783
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £225 £259 £256
90th Percentile £575 £588 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 109 83
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +26.76% -35.45%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £45.90 £42.47 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% +14.29% -13.56%

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Investment Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Management in Scotland

Investment Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Investment Management in Scotland.

Daily rate trend for Investment Management in Scotland

Investment Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Investment Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Investment Management in Scotland

Investment Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Investment Management in Scotland.

Hourly rate trend for Investment Management in Scotland

Investment 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 Investment Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 6 August 2020. 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
Edinburgh +18 6 £475 +11.76% 3
Dundee - 1 - -
Investment Management
UK

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

Investment 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix