Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 17 February 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.

Wealth Management
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 476 582 523
Rank change year-on-year +106 -59 -5
Contract jobs citing Wealth Management 268 297 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 188 210
UK median daily rate £563 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £363 £388 £375
90th Percentile £740 £750 £676
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £513 £475
% change year-on-year -7.32% +7.89% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Wealth 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 58,293 85,360 86,814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.04% 87.41% 86.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 37,750 56,371 57,910
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £285 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,919 2,226 2,113
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £23.63 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.65% -1.56% -
10th Percentile £12.42 £11.25 £11.40
90th Percentile £53.06 £50.00 £50.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +4.58%

Wealth Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Wealth Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Wealth Management in the UK

Wealth Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wealth Management in the UK

Wealth Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wealth Management over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wealth Management in the UK

Wealth Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wealth Management in the UK

Wealth Management
Top 12 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 17 February 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
England +132 244 £573 -4.58% 38
London +116 196 £575 -4.17% 24
UK excluding London +71 70 £475 -7.32% 18
Scotland +10 22 £350 -33.33% 4
North of England +46 18 £450 +21.21% 4
South East +84 16 £543 -16.54% 4
South West +20 12 £425 -1.16% 1
North East - 12 £425 -
North West +4 4 £600 +61.62% 3
Midlands +56 3 - - 4
West Midlands +51 3 - - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £275 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Wealth 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 with a requirement for Wealth Management.

1 159 (59.33%) Finance
2 116 (43.28%) Banking
3 113 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (29.10%) Investment Banking
5 72 (26.87%) Retail Banking
6 64 (23.88%) SQL
7 56 (20.90%) Retail
8 52 (19.40%) Corporate Banking
9 49 (18.28%) Azure
10 45 (16.79%) Asset Management
11 41 (15.30%) Migration
11 41 (15.30%) Java
12 40 (14.93%) Scrum
13 39 (14.55%) Microsoft
14 34 (12.69%) DevOps
15 33 (12.31%) Investment Management
15 33 (12.31%) JavaScript
15 33 (12.31%) TDD
16 32 (11.94%) AWS
16 32 (11.94%) User Experience
16 32 (11.94%) AngularJS
17 31 (11.57%) Python
18 30 (11.19%) Analytics
19 29 (10.82%) Microservices
19 29 (10.82%) React
19 29 (10.82%) Front Office
20 28 (10.45%) Project Management
21 27 (10.07%) Docker
22 26 (9.70%) .NET
23 25 (9.33%) Node.js

Wealth Management
Co-occurring 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 19 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.48%) Confluence
3 8 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (2.24%) SAS
5 4 (1.49%) IIS
6 3 (1.12%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.12%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.75%) Apache
7 2 (0.75%) CMS
7 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.37%) Tornado
8 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (4.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.73%) Sketch
3 6 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.49%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (1.49%) Adobe Premiere
5 4 (1.49%) Camtasia
5 4 (1.49%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (1.49%) UserZoom
6 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.37%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.37%) InVision
7 1 (0.37%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 6 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle AML
2 2 (0.75%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.37%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 49 (18.28%) Azure
2 32 (11.94%) AWS
3 23 (8.58%) GCP
4 20 (7.46%) Power Platform
5 16 (5.97%) OpenShift
6 15 (5.60%) Office 365
7 10 (3.73%) Microsoft Flow
7 10 (3.73%) PowerApps
8 7 (2.61%) GitHub
9 6 (2.24%) PaaS
10 4 (1.49%) IaaS
10 4 (1.49%) SaaS
10 4 (1.49%) Serverless
10 4 (1.49%) SurveyMonkey
11 3 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (1.12%) Data Lake Analytics
11 3 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (1.12%) Heroku
12 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.75%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.61%) Firewall
2 6 (2.24%) Network Security
2 6 (2.24%) VPN
3 4 (1.49%) LAN
3 4 (1.49%) WAN
4 3 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.75%) DHCP
5 2 (0.75%) DNS
5 2 (0.75%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.75%) Multicast
5 2 (0.75%) SAN
5 2 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.37%) BGP
6 1 (0.37%) Intranet
6 1 (0.37%) MPLS
6 1 (0.37%) OSPF
6 1 (0.37%) Skype
6 1 (0.37%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.46%) Power BI
2 19 (7.09%) NoSQL
3 15 (5.60%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.49%) Base SAS
9 3 (1.12%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.12%) Data Lake
9 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (6.34%) JIRA
2 15 (5.60%) Artifactory
3 9 (3.36%) Axure RP
4 7 (2.61%) Bitbucket
4 7 (2.61%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.24%) JUnit
5 6 (2.24%) webpack
6 5 (1.87%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.87%) IntelliJ
6 5 (1.87%) Maven
6 5 (1.87%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.49%) Babel
7 4 (1.49%) Selenium
7 4 (1.49%) SonarQube
8 3 (1.12%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.75%) gulp
9 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 159 (59.33%) Finance
2 116 (43.28%) Banking
3 78 (29.10%) Investment Banking
4 72 (26.87%) Retail Banking
5 56 (20.90%) Retail
6 52 (19.40%) Corporate Banking
7 29 (10.82%) Front Office
8 13 (4.85%) Back Office
9 10 (3.73%) Legal
10 8 (2.99%) Marketing
10 8 (2.99%) Private Banking
11 7 (2.61%) Publishing
12 3 (1.12%) German Language
13 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.37%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 71 (26.49%) Analyst
2 51 (19.03%) Developer
3 33 (12.31%) Business Analyst
4 27 (10.07%) Project Manager
5 21 (7.84%) Architect
6 16 (5.97%) Data Analyst
7 15 (5.60%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (5.22%) Designer
8 14 (5.22%) UX Designer
9 13 (4.85%) Java Developer
10 12 (4.48%) Lead Architect
11 10 (3.73%) Test Analyst
12 9 (3.36%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.36%) Technical Analyst
13 8 (2.99%) Angular Developer
13 8 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
13 8 (2.99%) Technical Business Analyst
14 7 (2.61%) Head of Engineering
14 7 (2.61%) Head of Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.94%) AngularJS
2 29 (10.82%) React
3 26 (9.70%) .NET
4 25 (9.33%) Node.js
5 24 (8.96%) Web Services
6 10 (3.73%) CSS
7 9 (3.36%) HTML
7 9 (3.36%) RESTful
7 9 (3.36%) Spring
7 9 (3.36%) Spring Boot
8 6 (2.24%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.24%) Sass
9 5 (1.87%) .NET Core
9 5 (1.87%) Apache Camel
9 5 (1.87%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.87%) Vue.js
10 4 (1.49%) Fusebox
10 4 (1.49%) Spring Cloud
11 3 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (1.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.94%) User Experience
2 22 (8.21%) Hedge funds
3 20 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 19 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.09%) Equities
5 18 (6.72%) Fixed Income
5 18 (6.72%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (6.34%) Derivative
7 15 (5.60%) Blog
7 15 (5.60%) Equity Derivative
7 15 (5.60%) Public Cloud
8 12 (4.48%) Mobile Banking
9 6 (2.24%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.49%) Video Editing
11 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.12%) Learning Management System
11 3 (1.12%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.75%) Clustering
12 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.72%) Windows
2 10 (3.73%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.99%) Unix
4 3 (1.12%) Linux
4 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.37%) Android
6 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (16.79%) Asset Management
3 41 (15.30%) Migration
4 40 (14.93%) Scrum
5 34 (12.69%) DevOps
6 33 (12.31%) Investment Management
6 33 (12.31%) TDD
7 30 (11.19%) Analytics
8 29 (10.82%) Microservices
9 28 (10.45%) Project Management
10 24 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (7.46%) Data Analytics
12 20 (7.46%) Open Source
13 18 (6.72%) Business Analysis
13 18 (6.72%) Decision-Making
14 17 (6.34%) Fintech
14 17 (6.34%) Portfolio Management
14 17 (6.34%) PRINCE2
14 17 (6.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 64 (23.88%) SQL
2 41 (15.30%) Java
3 33 (12.31%) JavaScript
4 31 (11.57%) Python
5 20 (7.46%) R
6 17 (6.34%) C#
7 16 (5.97%) C++
8 9 (3.36%) TypeScript
9 8 (2.99%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.61%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.24%) ES6
12 5 (1.87%) Java 8
13 4 (1.49%) Go
14 3 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (1.12%) Ruby
15 2 (0.75%) Groovy
16 1 (0.37%) F#
16 1 (0.37%) PHP
16 1 (0.37%) Scala
16 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (2.99%) Degree
2 4 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.12%) CCNP
3 3 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.12%) ISEB
3 3 (1.12%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.12%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (0.75%) ACCA
4 2 (0.75%) CBAP
4 2 (0.75%) CISSP
4 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.97%) QA
2 10 (3.73%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.87%) PMO
4 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.75%) MiFID
5 1 (0.37%) EMIR
5 1 (0.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (10.07%) Docker
2 13 (4.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.75%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.75%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (7.84%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.87%) Terraform
3 4 (1.49%) Ansible
4 3 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.75%) SCCM
5 2 (0.75%) SCOM
5 2 (0.75%) WSUS
6 1 (0.37%) Kibana
6 1 (0.37%) logstash
6 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.48%) Adobe
3 11 (4.10%) Cisco
3 11 (4.10%) Oracle
4 8 (2.99%) Avaloq
4 8 (2.99%) Google
4 8 (2.99%) VMware
5 5 (1.87%) Charles River
5 5 (1.87%) Citrix
6 4 (1.49%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.49%) Symantec
7 3 (1.12%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.75%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.75%) Murex
8 2 (0.75%) SAP
9 1 (0.37%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.37%) IBM
9 1 (0.37%) Splunk
9 1 (0.37%) Tableau
9 1 (0.37%) Thunderhead