The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the City of London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 163 200 181
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -19
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 33 25 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.35% 0.59%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.56% 4.09% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 38
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £491 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £645 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £550
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £39.51 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
503 611 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.68% 8.59% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 435 483
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 6
Average hourly rate £32.03 £25.50 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.60% -46.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.87 £12.90 £41.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £39.51 £62.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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 38 (58.46%) SQL
1 38 (58.46%) Asset Management
2 34 (52.31%) Finance
3 31 (47.69%) SQL Server
4 23 (35.38%) ETL
5 20 (30.77%) T-SQL
6 19 (29.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (26.15%) Derivative
7 17 (26.15%) QlikView
8 16 (24.62%) Investment Management
8 16 (24.62%) .NET
8 16 (24.62%) Control-M
9 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (21.54%) Waterfall
10 14 (21.54%) Data Mining
11 13 (20.00%) Workflow
12 12 (18.46%) Equities
12 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
12 12 (18.46%) Charles River
13 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (15.38%) Data Management
14 10 (15.38%) Banking
15 9 (13.85%) Bloomberg
15 9 (13.85%) Risk Management
16 8 (12.31%) Back Office
16 8 (12.31%) Systems Analysis
16 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
17 7 (10.77%) DTS
18 6 (9.23%) XML
18 6 (9.23%) Front Office

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (1.54%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
1 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) LatentZero
2 3 (4.62%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (3.08%) PolarLake
3 2 (3.08%) Salerio
4 1 (1.54%) SimCorp Dimension
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (47.69%) SQL Server
2 19 (29.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (26.15%) QlikView
4 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (21.54%) Data Mining
6 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (10.77%) DTS
8 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 34 (52.31%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Banking
3 8 (12.31%) Back Office
4 6 (9.23%) Front Office
5 5 (7.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (55.38%) Developer
2 27 (41.54%) Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) .NET Developer
3 9 (13.85%) SQL Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Test Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (7.69%) Programmer
7 4 (6.15%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.15%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Programmer
8 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Systems Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) XML
3 5 (7.69%) Silverlight
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) WSDL
6 1 (1.54%) WCF
6 1 (1.54%) WPF
6 1 (1.54%) LINQ
6 1 (1.54%) XSD
6 1 (1.54%) XSLT
6 1 (1.54%) J2EE
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Derivative
2 12 (18.46%) Equities
3 5 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 5 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.62%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.62%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.08%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.54%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.54%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Asset Management
2 23 (35.38%) ETL
3 16 (24.62%) Investment Management
4 14 (21.54%) Waterfall
5 13 (20.00%) Workflow
6 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
7 10 (15.38%) Data Management
8 9 (13.85%) Risk Management
9 8 (12.31%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.23%) Fund Management
11 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Data Analysis
12 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.62%) Release Management
12 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (4.62%) TDD
12 3 (4.62%) BDD
12 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (58.46%) SQL
2 20 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.62%) C#
3 3 (4.62%) XPath
4 2 (3.08%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) VBA
5 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.54%) VB
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 16 (24.62%) Control-M
2 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Charles River
2 9 (13.85%) Bloomberg
3 6 (9.23%) thinkFolio
4 3 (4.62%) RIMES
4 3 (4.62%) MKS
4 3 (4.62%) GoldenSource
5 2 (3.08%) Fiserv
5 2 (3.08%) BI-SAM
5 2 (3.08%) Linedata
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) SmartCo
6 1 (1.54%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.54%) Informatica
6 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) Reuters
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Vermilion
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