Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 541 465 526
Rank change year-on-year -76 +61 -1
Contract jobs citing Wealth Management 365 426 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.47% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.56% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 281 260
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £379 £375 £325
90th Percentile £725 £675 £714
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £14.00
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 86,403 76,480 88,712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.74% 84.67% 84.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,005 50,162 58,325
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,286 2,054 2,318
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.48 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £50.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.04 £25.50 £26.83
% change year-on-year -21.41% -4.96% +22.96%

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 24 May 2018.

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 14 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 24 May 2018. 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 -96 323 £575 +9.52% 103
London -109 254 £600 +14.29% 68
UK excluding London +10 110 £475 -5.00% 42
Scotland -24 36 £450 -18.18% 5
North of England +1 30 £475 -5.00% 20
North West +4 24 £463 -28.85% 19
South East -9 21 £475 -5.00% 6
South West +6 8 £545 +21.11% 5
East of England -4 6 £510 -7.27% 2
Yorkshire -15 6 £475 -5.00% 1
East Midlands +2 4 - -
Midlands -10 4 - - 2
Wales - 4 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £388 -

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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.

1 246 (67.40%) Finance
2 153 (41.92%) Banking
3 133 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (25.21%) Investment Management
5 84 (23.01%) Investment Banking
6 72 (19.73%) Project Management
7 65 (17.81%) Asset Management
8 64 (17.53%) SQL
9 61 (16.71%) Analytical Skills
10 50 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 47 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
12 45 (12.33%) Scrum
12 45 (12.33%) Front Office
13 40 (10.96%) Risk Management
13 40 (10.96%) Java
14 39 (10.68%) Data Analysis
15 38 (10.41%) Retail Banking
16 37 (10.14%) Oracle
17 36 (9.86%) Business Analysis
17 36 (9.86%) SDLC
18 35 (9.59%) Degree
19 34 (9.32%) Law
19 34 (9.32%) TDD
19 34 (9.32%) Sonata
20 33 (9.04%) Private Banking
21 29 (7.95%) Workflow
21 29 (7.95%) CRM
22 28 (7.67%) JavaScript
22 28 (7.67%) Microsoft
23 27 (7.40%) HTML

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 8 (2.19%) SAS
2 6 (1.64%) Apache Spark
2 6 (1.64%) Confluence
2 6 (1.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (1.37%) Apache Pig
3 5 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.37%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.82%) JBoss
5 3 (0.82%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.27%) CMS
7 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 12 (3.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 34 (9.32%) Sonata
2 9 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.64%) Temenos T24
4 4 (1.10%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.82%) Temenos Globus
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.47%) Office 365
4 5 (1.37%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.10%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.82%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.82%) Heroku
6 3 (0.82%) PaaS
7 2 (0.55%) GitHub
7 2 (0.55%) IaaS
7 2 (0.55%) SaaS
7 2 (0.55%) Serverless
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.37%) DHCP
1 5 (1.37%) Internet
1 5 (1.37%) Skype
2 4 (1.10%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.55%) DNS
3 2 (0.55%) Firewall
3 2 (0.55%) FTP
3 2 (0.55%) LAN
3 2 (0.55%) WAN
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) SAN
4 1 (0.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.19%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.64%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.64%) QlikView
6 5 (1.37%) Apache Hive
6 5 (1.37%) Big Data
6 5 (1.37%) Blockchain
6 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.82%) Power BI
8 2 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.55%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.55%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.55%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 2 (0.55%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 25 (6.85%) JIRA
2 15 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.74%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.92%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.37%) ERwin
5 5 (1.37%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.10%) Babel
6 4 (1.10%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.10%) JMeter
6 4 (1.10%) Selenium
6 4 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.10%) webpack
7 3 (0.82%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.82%) Mocha
8 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.55%) GitLab
8 2 (0.55%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.55%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 246 (67.40%) Finance
2 153 (41.92%) Banking
3 84 (23.01%) Investment Banking
4 45 (12.33%) Front Office
5 38 (10.41%) Retail Banking
6 34 (9.32%) Law
7 33 (9.04%) Private Banking
8 17 (4.66%) Back Office
9 15 (4.11%) Marketing
10 14 (3.84%) Legal
11 12 (3.29%) Financial Institution
12 11 (3.01%) Retail
13 10 (2.74%) Advertising
14 3 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.27%) Games
15 1 (0.27%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 126 (34.52%) Analyst
2 76 (20.82%) Business Analyst
3 68 (18.63%) Project Manager
4 60 (16.44%) Developer
5 33 (9.04%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
6 22 (6.03%) Consultant
7 19 (5.21%) Support Analyst
8 18 (4.93%) Architect
9 17 (4.66%) Applications Support
9 17 (4.66%) Applications Support Analyst
9 17 (4.66%) Designer
10 16 (4.38%) Business Manager
11 15 (4.11%) Project Analyst
12 14 (3.84%) Agile Project Manager
13 13 (3.56%) Banking Analyst
13 13 (3.56%) Data Analyst
13 13 (3.56%) Financial Analyst
14 12 (3.29%) Business Project Manager
15 11 (3.01%) Business Consultant
15 11 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.40%) HTML
2 25 (6.85%) CSS
3 18 (4.93%) AngularJS
4 13 (3.56%) .NET
5 11 (3.01%) React
5 11 (3.01%) Spring
6 9 (2.47%) REST
7 8 (2.19%) Node.js
8 7 (1.92%) RESTful
8 7 (1.92%) Spring Boot
9 6 (1.64%) HTML5
9 6 (1.64%) Web Services
10 5 (1.37%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.37%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (1.10%) Fusebox
11 4 (1.10%) JSON
11 4 (1.10%) Middleware
11 4 (1.10%) SOAP
11 4 (1.10%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 61 (16.71%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.30%) Fintech
3 21 (5.75%) User Experience
4 19 (5.21%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.56%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (3.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (3.01%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.47%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.92%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.64%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.64%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 6 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (1.64%) PMI
11 5 (1.37%) Derivative
11 5 (1.37%) OTC Derivatives
12 4 (1.10%) Equities
13 3 (0.82%) Clustering
13 3 (0.82%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.40%) Unix
2 15 (4.11%) Windows
3 7 (1.92%) Linux
4 5 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.82%) Android
5 3 (0.82%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.82%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.55%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (25.21%) Investment Management
3 72 (19.73%) Project Management
4 65 (17.81%) Asset Management
5 50 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
7 45 (12.33%) Scrum
8 40 (10.96%) Risk Management
9 39 (10.68%) Data Analysis
10 36 (9.86%) Business Analysis
10 36 (9.86%) SDLC
11 34 (9.32%) TDD
12 29 (7.95%) CRM
12 29 (7.95%) Workflow
13 26 (7.12%) Analytics
14 21 (5.75%) DevOps
14 21 (5.75%) Waterfall
15 20 (5.48%) Migration
15 20 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (4.93%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 64 (17.53%) SQL
2 40 (10.96%) Java
3 28 (7.67%) JavaScript
4 22 (6.03%) C#
5 15 (4.11%) C++
6 14 (3.84%) Python
7 13 (3.56%) Scala
8 12 (3.29%) TypeScript
9 8 (2.19%) C
9 8 (2.19%) Java 8
10 6 (1.64%) Go
10 6 (1.64%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.37%) R
12 4 (1.10%) ES6
12 4 (1.10%) Groovy
13 3 (0.82%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.82%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.82%) Ruby
13 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (9.59%) Degree
2 7 (1.92%) PMP
3 6 (1.64%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.82%) ISEB
5 3 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.55%) CCA
6 2 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CFA
7 1 (0.27%) CIMA
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.27%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.66%) MiFID
2 15 (4.11%) GDPR
3 13 (3.56%) QA
4 9 (2.47%) Data Quality
5 8 (2.19%) PMO
6 7 (1.92%) IFRS
6 7 (1.92%) IFRS 9
7 6 (1.64%) EMIR
8 3 (0.82%) AIFMD
8 3 (0.82%) COBIT
8 3 (0.82%) COSO
8 3 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.55%) PSD2
System Software
1 8 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.92%) Docker
3 3 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.82%) QEMU
3 3 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.82%) XenApp
3 3 (0.82%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.27%) Firmware
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.19%) Ansible
2 5 (1.37%) Ambari
3 4 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (1.10%) Terraform
4 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.82%) Puppet
5 2 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.27%) Netcool
Vendors
1 37 (10.14%) Oracle
2 28 (7.67%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.58%) FNZ
4 14 (3.84%) Adobe
5 8 (2.19%) Google
5 8 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.92%) AppDynamics
6 7 (1.92%) Tableau
7 5 (1.37%) IBM
7 5 (1.37%) Splunk
7 5 (1.37%) Temenos
7 5 (1.37%) VMware
8 4 (1.10%) Marketo
9 3 (0.82%) Avaloq
9 3 (0.82%) Charles River
9 3 (0.82%) Sybase
10 2 (0.55%) Cognos
10 2 (0.55%) SAP
10 2 (0.55%) Teradata
10 2 (0.55%) Zend