The first table below looks at the demand for Markit EDM 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 Markit EDM 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 Business Applications 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
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 59 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 22 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.71% 0.66% 0.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 24.44% 15.63% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate £550 - £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 - £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
90 32 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.01% 4.25% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 15 31
Average daily rate £475 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Markit EDM
Scotland

Markit EDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Markit EDM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Markit EDM
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Markit EDM Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Markit EDM
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Markit EDM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Markit EDM Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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

1 26 (68.42%) Investment Management
2 21 (55.26%) Asset Management
3 18 (47.37%) Data Management
4 12 (31.58%) Front Office
4 12 (31.58%) Finance
5 10 (26.32%) SQL
6 8 (21.05%) Project Management
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
7 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.16%) ETL
8 5 (13.16%) Equities
8 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.53%) Fixed Income
9 4 (10.53%) SLA
9 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.53%) Migration
10 3 (7.89%) Fund Accounting
10 3 (7.89%) Hedge funds
11 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (5.26%) Banking
11 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
11 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (5.26%) Derivative
11 2 (5.26%) thinkFolio
11 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (5.26%) Charles River
11 2 (5.26%) DTS
11 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
12 1 (2.63%) .NET

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) LatentZero
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.26%) DTS
General
1 12 (31.58%) Front Office
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 7 (18.42%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Data Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Configuration Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Release Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Data Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Management Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Management Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Support Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Equities
2 4 (10.53%) Fixed Income
3 3 (7.89%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.26%) Derivative
5 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Investment Management
2 21 (55.26%) Asset Management
3 18 (47.37%) Data Management
4 8 (21.05%) Project Management
5 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.16%) ETL
6 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
8 3 (7.89%) Fund Accounting
9 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
9 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.63%) Portfolio Management
10 1 (2.63%) Analytics
10 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) thinkFolio
1 2 (5.26%) Charles River
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Fidessa
2 1 (2.63%) Bloomberg
2 1 (2.63%) FactSet
2 1 (2.63%) GoldenSource
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