The table below looks at the statistics for EMIR skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMIR over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 73 86 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing EMIR 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.099% 0.41% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.08% 4.07% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Median daily rate - £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 -
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
93 172 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.24% 10.15% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 86 82
Median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £208 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.43 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +105.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +36.58%

EMIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing EMIR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) MiFID
1 1 (100.00%) FATCA
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (100.00%) UCITS
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking

EMIR
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 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (100.00%) FATCA
1 1 (100.00%) MiFID
1 1 (100.00%) UCITS