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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 61 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 16 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.33% 0.82% 0.76%
As % of the Business Applications category 41.03% 18.75% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 7
Average daily rate
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£525 £700 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
39 48 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.25% 4.36% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 27
Average daily rate £450 £470 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £228 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £700 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.03 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+74.73% -44.53%

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 September 2014.

Markit EDM Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (70.27%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) Finance
3 17 (45.95%) Asset Management
4 16 (43.24%) Data Management
5 15 (40.54%) Investment Management
6 14 (37.84%) ETL
7 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
8 11 (29.73%) Migration
9 10 (27.03%) Oracle
10 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.62%) Test Strategy
11 7 (18.92%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (18.92%) HP
12 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Data Management
13 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
14 4 (10.81%) Back Office
14 4 (10.81%) Charles River
14 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
15 3 (8.11%) GoldenSource
15 3 (8.11%) Banking
15 3 (8.11%) Equities
15 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
15 3 (8.11%) Validation
15 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
16 2 (5.41%) RIMES
16 2 (5.41%) DTS
16 2 (5.41%) Front Office
16 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
16 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) HiPortfolio
1 1 (2.70%) LatentZero
1 1 (2.70%) MultiFonds
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) DTS
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Back Office
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Test Leader
3 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.70%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Equities
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.70%) Derivative
2 1 (2.70%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) UNIX
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Asset Management
2 16 (43.24%) Data Management
3 15 (40.54%) Investment Management
4 14 (37.84%) ETL
5 11 (29.73%) Migration
6 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.62%) Test Strategy
7 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Data Management
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Validation
10 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.70%) Fund Accounting
10 1 (2.70%) Portfolio Management
10 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.70%) System Testing
10 1 (2.70%) Change Management
10 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.70%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) HP
3 4 (10.81%) Charles River
4 3 (8.11%) GoldenSource
5 2 (5.41%) RIMES
6 1 (2.70%) thinkFolio
6 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.70%) Sybase
6 1 (2.70%) Fidessa
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