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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 85 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing EMIR 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.086% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.85% 4.22% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
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
118 166 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.11% 9.92% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 74 83
Median daily rate £425 £386 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% -3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £174 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £384
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +170.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

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 27 August 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