The first table below looks at the demand for FATCA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FATCA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Edinburgh region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 77 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FATCA 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% - 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.56% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £415 - £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £331 £384
% change year-on-year
+20.75% -13.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
61 29 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.75% 3.85% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 28
Average daily rate £344 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £22.25 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
FATCA
Scotland

FATCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FATCA across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

FATCA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

FATCA
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

FATCA Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

FATCA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing FATCA 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 FATCA.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing FATCA 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 FATCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Change Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis