The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Derivatives
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 73 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing Derivative 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.14% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.49% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £331 £475
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -30.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
265 409 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.62% 28.03% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 189 180
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £282 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Median hourly rate £52.17 £41.50 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +161.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Derivative as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Derivative Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Derivative
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 2 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management