The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Charles River products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Charles River over the 3 months to 20 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Charles River Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Charles River
Rank 61 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Charles River 18 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.51% 0.089% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 3.83% 0.29% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+60.30% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
470 347 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.33% 30.95% 35.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 132 132
Average daily rate £400 £388 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £280 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £28.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +36.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Charles River
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Charles River across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Charles River Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Charles River
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Charles River across the Edinburgh region.

Charles River Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Charles River
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Charles River across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Charles River Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Charles River 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 Charles River.

1 28 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 24 (75.00%) Finance
3 14 (43.75%) Front Office
4 13 (40.63%) Investment Management
5 8 (25.00%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) Derivative
6 7 (21.88%) Project Management
6 7 (21.88%) Fixed Income
7 5 (15.63%) Data Management
8 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.50%) Calypso
9 3 (9.38%) Migration
9 3 (9.38%) Back Office
9 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
9 3 (9.38%) Cash Management
9 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (6.25%) Markit EDM
10 2 (6.25%) Advertising
11 1 (3.13%) Fidessa
11 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (3.13%) HiPortfolio
11 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
11 1 (3.13%) ETL
11 1 (3.13%) ITIL

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Charles River 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 Charles River. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.13%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (3.13%) LatentZero
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Front Office
3 3 (9.38%) Back Office
4 2 (6.25%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Project Delivery Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Charles River Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Support Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Release Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Business Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Lead Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Derivative
2 7 (21.88%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.13%) Equities
3 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 13 (40.63%) Investment Management
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Data Management
5 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) Cash Management
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL
8 1 (3.13%) Fund Management
8 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.13%) ETL
8 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Calypso
2 1 (3.13%) Fidessa
2 1 (3.13%) thinkFolio