The table below looks at the statistics for Markit EDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Markit EDM over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 81 80 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 15 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.99% 0.41% 1.79%
As % of the Business Applications category 24.59% 16.22% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 10
Median daily rate £488 £280 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.10% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £256 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £436 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £315 £500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -37.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Markit EDM
Scotland

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

Business Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
61 37 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.03% 2.52% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 53
Median daily rate £388 £350 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -23.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

Markit EDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Markit EDM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

Markit EDM Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Markit EDM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Markit EDM.

1 35 (61.40%) Finance
2 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 31 (54.39%) Charles River
3 17 (29.82%) Front Office
4 16 (28.07%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (22.81%) Investment Management
5 13 (22.81%) Asset Management
6 9 (15.79%) thinkFolio
7 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
8 7 (12.28%) C#
9 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.53%) Wealth Management
10 5 (8.77%) Banking
10 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
10 5 (8.77%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (8.77%) Entity Framework
11 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
11 4 (7.02%) SDLC
12 3 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
12 3 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
12 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
12 3 (5.26%) ETL
13 2 (3.51%) Perl
13 2 (3.51%) .NET
13 2 (3.51%) Bloomberg
13 2 (3.51%) ISEB
13 2 (3.51%) Unit4 Business World
13 2 (3.51%) Line Management
13 2 (3.51%) Test Automation

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (15.79%) thinkFolio
2 2 (3.51%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.75%) Eikon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
General
1 35 (61.40%) Finance
2 17 (29.82%) Front Office
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) Analyst
3 15 (26.32%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Programmer
5 4 (7.02%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.51%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Investment Management Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Test Coordinator
7 2 (3.51%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) Entity Framework
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (22.81%) Asset Management
2 13 (22.81%) Investment Management
3 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.53%) Wealth Management
5 5 (8.77%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (7.02%) SDLC
7 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.26%) ETL
7 3 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) Data Management
8 2 (3.51%) Line Management
8 2 (3.51%) Manual Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.51%) System Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.75%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) C#
3 2 (3.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
1 2 (3.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) MiFID
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) Charles River
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.75%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.75%) FactSet
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle