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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Charles River
Rank 67 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Charles River 18 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.23% 0.34% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 4.29% 0.99% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
420 404 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.79% 34.01% 40.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 208 140
Average daily rate £400 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.77 £16.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.42% +34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.60 £180.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

Charles River Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (71.43%) SQL
1 25 (71.43%) Asset Management
2 23 (65.71%) Finance
3 17 (48.57%) Investment Management
4 12 (34.29%) Front Office
5 10 (28.57%) Markit EDM
6 7 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (14.29%) Data Management
7 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Management
7 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
9 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
9 3 (8.57%) Migration
9 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (8.57%) Test Planning
10 2 (5.71%) thinkFolio
10 2 (5.71%) Banking
10 2 (5.71%) RIMES
10 2 (5.71%) Workflow
10 2 (5.71%) Advertising
10 2 (5.71%) Bloomberg
10 2 (5.71%) Change Management
11 1 (2.86%) GAP Analysis
11 1 (2.86%) Project Management
11 1 (2.86%) Oracle
11 1 (2.86%) ETL
11 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (28.57%) Markit EDM
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Front Office
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Charles River Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Project Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Equities
3 1 (2.86%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Asset Management
2 17 (48.57%) Investment Management
3 5 (14.29%) Data Management
3 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Management
4 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Test Planning
5 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 1 (2.86%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) ETL
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Validation
7 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.86%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Bloomberg
1 2 (5.71%) thinkFolio
1 2 (5.71%) RIMES
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Sun
2 1 (2.86%) CODA