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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank - 86 80
Contract jobs citing EMIR 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.068% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.66% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £650
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
183 152 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.00% 10.41% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 81 71
Median daily rate £425 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £212 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £30.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.70% +14.28%

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