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 7 July 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.

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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Charles River
Rank 72 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Charles River 11 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.76% 1.50% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 2.71% 4.79% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 0
Average daily rate
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£463 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £333
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +57.89%
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
406 397 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.88% 31.36% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 196 107
Average daily rate £350 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £519 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 6
Average hourly rate £12.18 £21.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.02% +2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £18.00 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.71 £32.00 £23.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 2015, 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 14 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Markit EDM
5 3 (18.75%) EMIR
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Derivative
5 3 (18.75%) thinkFolio
5 3 (18.75%) Front Office
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Agresso
6 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
6 2 (12.50%) Advertising
6 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
6 2 (12.50%) Equities
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security
6 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (12.50%) Eikon
7 1 (6.25%) BI-SAM
7 1 (6.25%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (6.25%) Reference Data
7 1 (6.25%) SunGard APT
7 1 (6.25%) Investran
7 1 (6.25%) Yardi

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 5 (31.25%) Markit EDM
2 3 (18.75%) thinkFolio
3 2 (12.50%) Eikon
3 2 (12.50%) Agresso
4 1 (6.25%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (6.25%) PORTIA
4 1 (6.25%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (6.25%) SunGard APT
4 1 (6.25%) Investran
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Front Office
3 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Charles River Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Derivative
2 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
2 2 (12.50%) Equities
3 1 (6.25%) Reference Data
3 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Use Case
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) EMIR
2 2 (12.50%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (6.25%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
2 1 (6.25%) SimCorp
2 1 (6.25%) Yardi
2 1 (6.25%) BI-SAM
2 1 (6.25%) Murex
2 1 (6.25%) SunGard