The table below looks at the statistics for EMIR skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMIR 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
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank - 79 68
Contract jobs citing EMIR 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.076% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.65% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £396 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £218 £396 £450
% change year-on-year
-45.07% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
EMIR
Scotland

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
153 153 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.71% 11.66% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 98 64
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +375.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

EMIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMIR across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

EMIR Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

EMIR
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

EMIR Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

EMIR
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 2 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing EMIR 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 EMIR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Pega