The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 29 June 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 > West Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 141 -
Rank change year-on-year +25 -  
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.033% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.040% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median daily rate - £463 -
England median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Investment 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1729 2482 1831
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.93% 82.79% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3961 5547 4038
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
10th Percentile £263 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 123 227
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -4.00%  
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £13.90
90th Percentile £53.75 £42.90 £45.25
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  

Investment Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Management in the West Midlands

Investment Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Management in the West Midlands

Investment Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Birmingham - 4 - -
Investment Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Solr
2 4 (57.14%) E-Discovery
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
2 4 (57.14%) Virtual Team
3 3 (42.86%) Behavioural Change
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Back Office
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC

Investment Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (57.14%) Apache Solr
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
3 3 (42.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Discovery
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Behavioural Change
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP