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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 58 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 22 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.74% 0.64% 0.43%
As % of the Business Applications category 24.72% 14.71% 8.20%
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
89 34 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.05% 4.33% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 17 31
Average daily rate £470 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £447 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +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 24 April 2014.

Markit EDM Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 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 25 (65.79%) Investment Management
2 20 (52.63%) Asset Management
3 18 (47.37%) Data Management
4 12 (31.58%) Front Office
4 12 (31.58%) Finance
5 11 (28.95%) SQL
6 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 8 (21.05%) Project Management
7 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.79%) ETL
9 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
9 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.53%) Equities
10 4 (10.53%) Migration
10 4 (10.53%) SLA
10 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
11 3 (7.89%) Fixed Income
11 3 (7.89%) Fund Accounting
11 3 (7.89%) Hedge funds
12 2 (5.26%) thinkFolio
12 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (5.26%) Banking
12 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
12 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (5.26%) Derivative
12 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (5.26%) Charles River
12 2 (5.26%) DTS
12 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
13 1 (2.63%) .NET

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) DTS
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (31.58%) Front Office
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Project Manager
1 8 (21.05%) Consultant
2 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Configuration Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Release Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Data Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Data Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Management Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Management Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Support Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Equities
2 3 (7.89%) Fixed Income
2 3 (7.89%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.26%) Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Investment Management
2 20 (52.63%) Asset Management
3 18 (47.37%) Data Management
4 8 (21.05%) Project Management
5 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) ETL
7 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
7 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.53%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Fund Accounting
10 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
10 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Management
11 1 (2.63%) Wealth Management
11 1 (2.63%) Portfolio Management
11 1 (2.63%) Analytics
11 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Charles River
1 2 (5.26%) thinkFolio
2 1 (2.63%) FactSet
2 1 (2.63%) GoldenSource
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Fidessa
2 1 (2.63%) Bloomberg
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