The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fund Management
UK
Rank 537 580 554
Rank change year-on-year +43 -26  
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 62 48 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 35 53
Median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £659 £625 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £305 £500
% change year-on-year +72.13% -39.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £82.50
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37155 43761 41746
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.08% 82.85% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24488 28705 25865
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 940 1103 1195
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Fund Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Fund Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fund Management in the UK

Fund Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fund Management over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fund Management in the UK

Fund Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fund Management in the UK

Fund Management
Top 11 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +48 60 £550 +4.76% 20
London +29 52 £550 +4.76% 18
South East +22 8 £525 - 1
City of London +5 7 £550 +10.00% 5
Kent +16 5 £525 - 1
Scotland +28 2 £338 -25.00%
Edinburgh - 2 £338 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £550 -
Surrey - 1 £550 -
Oxford - 1 £550 -
Berkshire - 1 £575 -

Fund Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for Fund Management.

1 61 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 55 (45.08%) Asset Management
2 55 (45.08%) Finance
3 33 (27.05%) Fixed Income
4 32 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (25.41%) Front Office
6 27 (22.13%) SQL
7 23 (18.85%) Derivative
8 22 (18.03%) Scrum
9 20 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (15.57%) Equities
10 19 (15.57%) Business Analysis
11 17 (13.93%) Banking
11 17 (13.93%) Microsoft
12 16 (13.11%) Charles River
12 16 (13.11%) .NET
12 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
12 16 (13.11%) Project Management
13 13 (10.66%) VBA
13 13 (10.66%) C#
13 13 (10.66%) Target Operating Model
14 11 (9.02%) JavaScript
14 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
14 11 (9.02%) SOA
14 11 (9.02%) Investment Banking
14 11 (9.02%) MiFID
15 10 (8.20%) Wealth Management
15 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (7.38%) MVC
16 9 (7.38%) T-SQL

Fund Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (4.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (3.28%) Confluence
3 3 (2.46%) IIS
4 2 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.64%) JBoss
5 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) thinkFolio
2 5 (4.10%) LatentZero
2 5 (4.10%) Markit EDM
3 4 (3.28%) Minerva
4 3 (2.46%) Sentinel
4 3 (2.46%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (1.64%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.64%) Global One
5 2 (1.64%) SunGard APT
5 2 (1.64%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.82%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.64%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) FTP
2 1 (0.82%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.64%) MS Access
3 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.82%) Big Data
4 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.82%) OLTP
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.28%) JIRA
2 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.64%) Ant
3 2 (1.64%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.64%) Checkstyle
3 2 (1.64%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.64%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.64%) JUnit
3 2 (1.64%) Maven
3 2 (1.64%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.64%) Subversion
3 2 (1.64%) XMLUnit
4 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.82%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.82%) JMeter
4 1 (0.82%) NeoLoad
4 1 (0.82%) Selenium
General
1 55 (45.08%) Finance
2 31 (25.41%) Front Office
3 17 (13.93%) Banking
4 11 (9.02%) Investment Banking
5 8 (6.56%) Back Office
6 4 (3.28%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.46%) Legal
7 3 (2.46%) Marketing
8 2 (1.64%) Advertising
8 2 (1.64%) Law
8 2 (1.64%) Retail
9 1 (0.82%) Billing
9 1 (0.82%) Games
9 1 (0.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 68 (55.74%) Analyst
2 55 (45.08%) Business Analyst
3 26 (21.31%) Developer
4 19 (15.57%) Project Manager
5 10 (8.20%) C# Developer
6 9 (7.38%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 9 (7.38%) SQL Developer
7 8 (6.56%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.56%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Programmer
9 6 (4.92%) .NET Programmer
9 6 (4.92%) Asset Management Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) C# Programmer
9 6 (4.92%) MiFID Business Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Project Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Senior Manager
10 5 (4.10%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (4.10%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.11%) .NET
2 9 (7.38%) .NET Framework
2 9 (7.38%) Entity Framework
3 3 (2.46%) Web Services
4 2 (1.64%) Apache Camel
4 2 (1.64%) Drools
4 2 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.64%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.64%) JavaBeans
4 2 (1.64%) JDBC
4 2 (1.64%) JMS
4 2 (1.64%) XML
4 2 (1.64%) XSD
4 2 (1.64%) XSL
5 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.82%) React
5 1 (0.82%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.05%) Fixed Income
2 23 (18.85%) Derivative
3 19 (15.57%) Equities
4 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.56%) OTC Derivatives
6 7 (5.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.28%) Hedge funds
7 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.46%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.64%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.82%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.82%) Swaptions
10 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.64%) Unix
3 1 (0.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 55 (45.08%) Asset Management
3 32 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (18.03%) Scrum
5 20 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (15.57%) Business Analysis
7 16 (13.11%) Project Management
8 13 (10.66%) Target Operating Model
9 11 (9.02%) SOA
10 10 (8.20%) Wealth Management
11 9 (7.38%) MVC
11 9 (7.38%) PRINCE2
11 9 (7.38%) Use Case
12 8 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (6.56%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.74%) Change Management
13 7 (5.74%) Data Analysis
13 7 (5.74%) SDLC
13 7 (5.74%) UML
14 6 (4.92%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.13%) SQL
2 13 (10.66%) C#
2 13 (10.66%) VBA
3 11 (9.02%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.38%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.74%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.92%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.28%) Java
8 3 (2.46%) Ruby
9 2 (1.64%) Python
9 2 (1.64%) VB
9 2 (1.64%) XPath
10 1 (0.82%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.10%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.82%) ACCA
3 1 (0.82%) CIMA
3 1 (0.82%) CIPFA
3 1 (0.82%) ISEB
3 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) MiFID
2 5 (4.10%) EMIR
3 4 (3.28%) QA
3 4 (3.28%) SLA
4 3 (2.46%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.82%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.64%) XenApp
3 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Control-M
1 1 (0.82%) DatAdvantage
1 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.11%) Charles River
3 5 (4.10%) Oracle
4 4 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.28%) Sybase
5 3 (2.46%) Citrix
5 3 (2.46%) Fidessa
5 3 (2.46%) SimCorp
6 2 (1.64%) Adobe
6 2 (1.64%) AppSense
6 2 (1.64%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.64%) Solace
6 2 (1.64%) Vermilion
7 1 (0.82%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.82%) Compuware
7 1 (0.82%) Empirix
7 1 (0.82%) Planview
7 1 (0.82%) SAP
7 1 (0.82%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.82%) Varonis
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