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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Markit EDM over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 54 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 39 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.73% 2.06% 1.09%
As % of the Business Applications category 44.32% 44.26% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 4
Average daily rate £525 £525 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £525 £550
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
88 61 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.16% 4.65% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 33
Average daily rate £423 £513 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.56% +20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £348 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £655 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

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 14 February 2016.

Markit EDM Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 62 (66.67%) Finance
2 57 (61.29%) SQL
3 35 (37.63%) Asset Management
4 33 (35.48%) Investment Management
5 32 (34.41%) Charles River
6 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
7 21 (22.58%) Data Management
8 18 (19.35%) ETL
9 16 (17.20%) SDLC
10 15 (16.13%) Front Office
11 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (15.05%) thinkFolio
12 13 (13.98%) Data Modelling
13 12 (12.90%) C#
14 11 (11.83%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (10.75%) Systems Analysis
15 10 (10.75%) T-SQL
15 10 (10.75%) .NET
15 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
16 9 (9.68%) Equities
17 8 (8.60%) Bloomberg
17 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 7 (7.53%) Derivative
18 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Data Management
18 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 7 (7.53%) Data Integration
18 7 (7.53%) DTS
18 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
18 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 5 (5.38%) Data Analysis

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (15.05%) thinkFolio
2 5 (5.38%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (3.23%) Eikon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.53%) DTS
3 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (66.67%) Finance
2 15 (16.13%) Front Office
3 4 (4.30%) Banking
3 4 (4.30%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (58.06%) Developer
2 27 (29.03%) Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) Business Analyst
4 5 (5.38%) Architect
4 5 (5.38%) Programmer
4 5 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (5.38%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (4.30%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (4.30%) C# Developer
5 4 (4.30%) Data Analyst
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Developer
6 3 (3.23%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (3.23%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 3 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (3.23%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 3 (3.23%) Test Leader
7 2 (2.15%) MiFID Architect
7 2 (2.15%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.15%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) .NET
2 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.38%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.08%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.08%) WCF
3 1 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Equities
2 7 (7.53%) Data Integration
2 7 (7.53%) Derivative
3 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Economics
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.63%) Asset Management
2 33 (35.48%) Investment Management
3 21 (22.58%) Data Management
4 18 (19.35%) ETL
5 16 (17.20%) SDLC
6 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.98%) Data Modelling
8 11 (11.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (10.75%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Data Management
11 5 (5.38%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.38%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.30%) Translating Business Requirements
13 3 (3.23%) Project Management
13 3 (3.23%) Software Testing
13 3 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (3.23%) System Integration Testing
13 3 (3.23%) Test Automation
14 2 (2.15%) Line Management
14 2 (2.15%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (61.29%) SQL
2 12 (12.90%) C#
3 10 (10.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.15%) Perl
5 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (34.41%) Charles River
2 8 (8.60%) Bloomberg
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.23%) FactSet
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle
4 3 (3.23%) Reuters
5 1 (1.08%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.08%) BI-SAM
5 1 (1.08%) HP
5 1 (1.08%) IBM
5 1 (1.08%) Sybase
5 1 (1.08%) Vermilion
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