The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 76 85 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -28
Contract jobs citing FATCA 11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.79% 0.080% 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.48% 1.39% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 2
Average daily rate
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£356 - £343
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £280
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
105 72 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.53% 5.78% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 38 19
Average daily rate £381 £423 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.86% +20.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £570 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Average hourly rate £30.50 £21.00 £11.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.23% +89.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £16.75 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £32.00 £12.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +13.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FATCA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

FATCA Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 14 (87.50%) Banking
2 13 (81.25%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
5 3 (18.75%) Retail Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) UNIX
6 2 (12.50%) ISEB
7 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Legal
7 1 (6.25%) Validation
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
7 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (87.50%) Banking
2 13 (81.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Retail
4 3 (18.75%) Retail Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Legal
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Test Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Report Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Coordinator
4 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 3 (18.75%) Coaching
3 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.25%) BPMN
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center