The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fixed Income
Rank 72 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% - 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% - 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£425 - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Fixed Income
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
282 271 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.40% 24.05% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 125 97
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 12
Average hourly rate £14.39 £17.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +19.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.50 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £29.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Fixed Income Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Fixed Income
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Fixed Income Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 12 (85.71%) Asset Management
2 11 (78.57%) Front Office
3 9 (64.29%) Derivative
4 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) Charles River
5 7 (50.00%) Project Management
6 6 (42.86%) Equities
7 5 (35.71%) Investment Management
8 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
10 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (14.29%) Retail
11 1 (7.14%) LatentZero
11 1 (7.14%) Markit EDM
11 1 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
11 1 (7.14%) EMIR
11 1 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
11 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (7.14%) FINCAD Analytics
11 1 (7.14%) IIBA
11 1 (7.14%) MSTest
11 1 (7.14%) Moq
11 1 (7.14%) Degree
11 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
11 1 (7.14%) Fund Management
11 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
11 1 (7.14%) thinkFolio

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) LatentZero
1 1 (7.14%) Markit EDM
1 1 (7.14%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MSTest
1 1 (7.14%) Moq
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (78.57%) Front Office
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Project Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Project Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Derivative
2 6 (42.86%) Equities
3 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Asset Management
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Investment Management
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.14%) Fund Management
7 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) Data Management
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) IIBA
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) EMIR
1 1 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Charles River
2 1 (7.14%) thinkFolio
2 1 (7.14%) Fidessa
2 1 (7.14%) Bloomberg