Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 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.

Investment Management
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 327 316 358
Rank change year-on-year -11 +42 +5
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 51 62 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.37% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.45% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 55 29
South East median daily rate £550 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £413 £313 £363
90th Percentile £650 £575 £600
England median daily rate £555 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +5.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £27.50 -
England median hourly rate - £27.50 £105.75
% change year-on-year - -74.00% -

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13933 13731 15560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.79% 82.58% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8355 8291 9281
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 544 605
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.58 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Management in the South East

Investment Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Management in the South East

Investment Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Management in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Management in the South East

Investment Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Management in the South East

Investment Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Kent -7 24 £575 +25.00% 1
Surrey -30 18 £525 +2.44% 1
Thames Valley -10 9 £500 +62.60% 1
Berkshire - 4 £500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
East Sussex - 2 £750 -
Oxfordshire -1 1 £500 +62.60%
Hampshire - 1 - -
Investment Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Investment 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 South East region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 37 (72.55%) Finance
2 28 (54.90%) Asset Management
3 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (27.45%) Project Management
5 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
7 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
7 7 (13.73%) Target Operating Model
8 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.80%) PMO
9 5 (9.80%) Retail
9 5 (9.80%) Fund Management
9 5 (9.80%) Market Risk
10 4 (7.84%) Kanban
10 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.84%) MiFID
10 4 (7.84%) JIRA
10 4 (7.84%) General Ledger
10 4 (7.84%) TDD
10 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.84%) C#
10 4 (7.84%) VBA
10 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
10 4 (7.84%) SAP
10 4 (7.84%) RAD
10 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (7.84%) Workday
10 4 (7.84%) GDPR
10 4 (7.84%) SDLC

Investment Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (3.92%) Apache
1 2 (3.92%) Confluence
1 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.96%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.96%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.96%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) JIRA
2 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.92%) Maven
General
1 37 (72.55%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.92%) Electronics
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Back Office
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Analyst
1 15 (29.41%) Business Analyst
1 15 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 8 (15.69%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 8 (15.69%) Investment Management Business Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) HR Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Pensions Project Manager
6 4 (7.84%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Process Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Service Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Workday Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Workday Project Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Asset Management Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Data Business Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Finance Business Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Ruby Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior PMO
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) J2EE
1 2 (3.92%) Java EE
1 2 (3.92%) REST
1 2 (3.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Market Risk
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Asset Management
2 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (27.45%) Project Management
4 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
6 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
6 7 (13.73%) Target Operating Model
7 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.80%) Fund Management
9 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.84%) Kanban
9 4 (7.84%) RAD
9 4 (7.84%) SDLC
9 4 (7.84%) TDD
10 3 (5.88%) BPR
10 3 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
10 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
10 3 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) C#
1 4 (7.84%) VBA
2 2 (3.92%) Go
2 2 (3.92%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) Python
2 2 (3.92%) Ruby
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) PMP
2 1 (1.96%) CCA
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) PMO
2 4 (7.84%) GDPR
2 4 (7.84%) MiFID
3 1 (1.96%) AIFMD
3 1 (1.96%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.96%) EMIR
3 1 (1.96%) FATCA
3 1 (1.96%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
1 1 (1.96%) SCOM
1 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.84%) SAP
1 4 (7.84%) Workday
2 2 (3.92%) BMC
2 2 (3.92%) Remedy
2 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.96%) Vermilion