The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 74 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Equities 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% - 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% - 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Equities
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
205 181 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.08% 16.41% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 74 66
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £236 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.19 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.20 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Equities across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Equities
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Equities Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Equities
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Equities across the Edinburgh region.

Equities Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Equities 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 Equities.

1 7 (70.00%) Fixed Income
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (40.00%) Derivative
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Front Office
4 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
4 3 (30.00%) Markit EDM
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) DTS
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) ISEB
6 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) Charles River
6 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Equities 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 Equities. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) DTS
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Front Office
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Charles River Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Fixed Income
2 4 (40.00%) Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Fund Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Solvency II
1 1 (10.00%) EMIR
1 1 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Charles River
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