The table below looks at the statistics for Markit EDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Markit EDM over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 167 196 179
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 35 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.38% 0.54%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.68% 4.79% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 35
Average daily rate
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£544 £556 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.24% +1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £475 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £600 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £463 £500
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
524 585 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.82% 8.02% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 390 465
Average daily rate £470 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £627 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% -40.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

Markit EDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Markit EDM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Markit EDM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Markit EDM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Markit EDM across the City of London region.

Markit EDM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Markit EDM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Markit EDM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Markit EDM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Markit EDM
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Markit EDM across the City of London region.

Markit EDM Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Markit EDM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Markit EDM.

1 47 (68.12%) SQL
2 42 (60.87%) Asset Management
3 36 (52.17%) SQL Server
4 30 (43.48%) Finance
5 22 (31.88%) T-SQL
6 21 (30.43%) Control-M
6 21 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (28.99%) ETL
7 20 (28.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (27.54%) Data Modelling
9 16 (23.19%) Workflow
9 16 (23.19%) QlikView
10 15 (21.74%) Data Mining
10 15 (21.74%) Waterfall
11 14 (20.29%) .NET
12 12 (17.39%) Charles River
12 12 (17.39%) Investment Management
13 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
14 10 (14.49%) Risk Management
14 10 (14.49%) Banking
15 9 (13.04%) Equities
15 9 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
15 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (13.04%) thinkFolio
16 8 (11.59%) Reference Data
16 8 (11.59%) Derivative
16 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
16 8 (11.59%) Front Office
16 8 (11.59%) Bloomberg
17 7 (10.14%) MS Excel

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Markit EDM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Markit EDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.45%) IIS
1 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
1 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (2.90%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (2.90%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 21 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (28.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (23.19%) QlikView
5 15 (21.74%) Data Mining
6 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (7.25%) DTS
8 4 (5.80%) Data Mart
9 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 30 (43.48%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Banking
3 8 (11.59%) Front Office
4 6 (8.70%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Back Office
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Developer
2 30 (43.48%) Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) Business Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) Applications Support
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) .NET Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (4.35%) Programmer
7 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Release Manager
7 2 (2.90%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.90%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (2.90%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (2.90%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) .NET
2 6 (8.70%) XML
3 3 (4.35%) Web Services
3 3 (4.35%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.90%) WSDL
4 2 (2.90%) Middleware
5 1 (1.45%) WCF
5 1 (1.45%) WPF
5 1 (1.45%) XSD
5 1 (1.45%) XSLT
5 1 (1.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Equities
2 8 (11.59%) Derivative
2 8 (11.59%) Reference Data
3 4 (5.80%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.45%) iPad
5 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.45%) Kindle
5 1 (1.45%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) Asset Management
2 20 (28.99%) ETL
3 19 (27.54%) Data Modelling
4 16 (23.19%) Workflow
5 15 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 12 (17.39%) Investment Management
7 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
8 10 (14.49%) Risk Management
9 9 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
11 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (7.25%) Fund Management
12 5 (7.25%) Data Management
13 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (5.80%) Release Management
14 3 (4.35%) Test Scripting
14 3 (4.35%) Data Mapping
14 3 (4.35%) Financial Modelling
14 3 (4.35%) Change Management
14 3 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (68.12%) SQL
2 22 (31.88%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.25%) C#
4 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
4 3 (4.35%) C
4 3 (4.35%) XPath
5 2 (2.90%) VBA
5 2 (2.90%) Java
6 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 21 (30.43%) Control-M
2 3 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Charles River
2 9 (13.04%) thinkFolio
3 8 (11.59%) Bloomberg
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle
5 4 (5.80%) GoldenSource
5 4 (5.80%) SimCorp
5 4 (5.80%) Reuters
6 3 (4.35%) RIMES
6 3 (4.35%) Fiserv
6 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.35%) SmartStream
6 3 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (2.90%) Remedy
8 1 (1.45%) Vermilion
8 1 (1.45%) Citrix
8 1 (1.45%) Informatica
8 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.45%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.45%) IBM
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Posted: 21 days ago
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