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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank - 85 83
Contract jobs citing EMIR 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.070% 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.75% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £600
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -25.00%
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
168 133 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.68% 9.26% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 64 85
Median daily rate £425 £369 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £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 6
Median hourly rate - £30.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%

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