The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Charles River
Rank 67 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing Charles River 14 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% 1.44% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £650 £410 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.53% -25.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+46.10% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
454 277 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.36% 36.79% 34.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 100 194
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 12
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.14% +167.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Charles River
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 11 (61.11%) Front Office
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (33.33%) Investment Management
5 5 (27.78%) Fixed Income
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (22.22%) Advertising
6 4 (22.22%) Data Management
6 4 (22.22%) Equities
6 4 (22.22%) Cash Management
7 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Derivative
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Management
7 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Back Office
8 2 (11.11%) Banking
8 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.11%) ISEB
8 2 (11.11%) Use Case
8 2 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
8 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) IIBA
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (11.11%) Markit EDM
2 1 (5.56%) LatentZero
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Front Office
3 4 (22.22%) Advertising
4 3 (16.67%) Back Office
5 2 (11.11%) Banking
5 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Charles River Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Charles River Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Fixed Income
2 4 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (22.22%) Equities
3 3 (16.67%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Data Management
3 4 (22.22%) Cash Management
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Management
4 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Use Case
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) EMIR
1 2 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) FactSet
1 1 (5.56%) thinkFolio
1 1 (5.56%) Calypso
1 1 (5.56%) Fidessa
1 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg