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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 163 180 163
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 27 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.48% 0.68%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.92% 6.28% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 42
Average daily rate
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£650 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £465 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £670 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
456 494 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.39% 7.63% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 354 420
Average daily rate £500 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £16.32 £50.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.36% +316.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £15.70 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.86 £55.00 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -12.69%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 62 (88.57%) SQL
2 40 (57.14%) Finance
3 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
4 22 (31.43%) Asset Management
5 20 (28.57%) Investment Management
6 18 (25.71%) T-SQL
7 15 (21.43%) Charles River
8 14 (20.00%) ETL
9 13 (18.57%) .NET
9 13 (18.57%) C#
10 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (15.71%) Control-M
12 9 (12.86%) thinkFolio
13 8 (11.43%) WCF
13 8 (11.43%) Derivative
13 8 (11.43%) Banking
13 8 (11.43%) Front Office
13 8 (11.43%) Windows
14 7 (10.00%) UNIX
14 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
15 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (8.57%) Database Tuning
15 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
15 6 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (8.57%) Oracle
16 5 (7.14%) MSMQ
16 5 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
16 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
16 5 (7.14%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (12.86%) thinkFolio
2 2 (2.86%) LatentZero
3 1 (1.43%) Tesseract
3 1 (1.43%) Minerva
3 1 (1.43%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.43%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.29%) QlikView
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.86%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Toad
2 3 (4.29%) Subversion
2 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.86%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.43%) JIRA
4 1 (1.43%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.43%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (1.43%) ERwin
General
1 40 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Banking
2 8 (11.43%) Front Office
3 5 (7.14%) Back Office
3 5 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (61.43%) Developer
2 23 (32.86%) Senior Developer
3 22 (31.43%) Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Applications Support
5 7 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.29%) Programmer
8 3 (4.29%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Technical Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) QA Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) .NET
2 8 (11.43%) WCF
3 5 (7.14%) MSMQ
3 5 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (7.14%) Middleware
3 5 (7.14%) WinForms
4 4 (5.71%) WPF
4 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.71%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) SOAP
5 1 (1.43%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Derivative
2 4 (5.71%) Equities
3 3 (4.29%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) UNIX
3 4 (5.71%) AIX
3 4 (5.71%) Solaris
3 4 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) Asset Management
2 20 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 14 (20.00%) ETL
4 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
4 6 (8.57%) Database Tuning
4 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.71%) Change Management
6 4 (5.71%) OO
7 3 (4.29%) Migration
7 3 (4.29%) Data Management
8 2 (2.86%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.86%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.86%) Data Mapping
8 2 (2.86%) Financial Modelling
9 1 (1.43%) Data Architecture
9 1 (1.43%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 62 (88.57%) SQL
2 18 (25.71%) T-SQL
3 13 (18.57%) C#
4 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.86%) VBA
5 2 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (1.43%) C
6 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) Control-M
2 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Charles River
2 6 (8.57%) Oracle
3 5 (7.14%) DevExpress
4 3 (4.29%) Bloomberg
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (1.43%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.43%) Fiserv