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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 16 September 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 55 71 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing Derivative 24 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.95% 0.18% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.28% 0.80% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £700 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £700 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £700 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 -
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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
290 250 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.60% 22.67% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 117 99
Average daily rate £388 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 13
Average hourly rate £14.39 £17.00 £15.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +6.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.00 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £31.05 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.82
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.08%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Derivative across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Derivative across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Derivative Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Derivative
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Derivative 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 Derivative.

1 27 (69.23%) Asset Management
2 19 (48.72%) Investment Management
3 17 (43.59%) Front Office
3 17 (43.59%) Finance
4 11 (28.21%) EMIR
5 9 (23.08%) Project Management
5 9 (23.08%) Fixed Income
6 8 (20.51%) Back Office
6 8 (20.51%) Charles River
6 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
7 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 6 (15.38%) Calypso
7 6 (15.38%) Banking
8 5 (12.82%) Dodd-Frank
9 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (10.26%) Equities
9 4 (10.26%) Legal
9 4 (10.26%) Advertising
10 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
10 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.69%) Degree
11 2 (5.13%) Financial Analysis
11 2 (5.13%) Time Management
11 2 (5.13%) Financial Modelling
11 2 (5.13%) Fund Accounting
11 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (2.56%) IIBA
12 1 (2.56%) Markit EDM
12 1 (2.56%) Electronic Trading

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Derivative 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 Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Summit
1 1 (2.56%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) DTS
1 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 17 (43.59%) Front Office
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Back Office
3 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Legal
4 4 (10.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Project Manager
2 13 (33.33%) Analyst
3 12 (30.77%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Project Delivery Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Fixed Income
2 4 (10.26%) Equities
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Asset Management
2 19 (48.72%) Investment Management
3 9 (23.08%) Project Management
4 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.13%) Time Management
8 2 (5.13%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (5.13%) Fund Accounting
8 2 (5.13%) Financial Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (2.56%) ETL
9 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma
9 1 (2.56%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
1 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) IIBA
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) EMIR
2 5 (12.82%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Charles River
2 6 (15.38%) Calypso
3 1 (2.56%) Murex
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