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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 91 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -8
Contract jobs citing Derivative 2 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.69% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 2.73% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Average daily rate £525 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-34.21% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Derivative
Scotland

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
402 330 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.15% 25.15% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 185 127
Average daily rate £400 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £41.50 £16.00 £14.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.37% +11.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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
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 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) Investment Management
3 7 (43.75%) Markit EDM
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (43.75%) Equities
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) DTS
3 7 (43.75%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
6 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
7 1 (6.25%) EMIR
7 1 (6.25%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Front Office

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) DTS
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Asset Management Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Change Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Derivatives Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Equities
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Investment Management
2 7 (43.75%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
1 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (6.25%) EMIR
Edinburgh
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