The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RIMES products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIMES over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the RIMES Technologies Corporation.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIMES
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Contract jobs citing RIMES 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
390 404 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.34% 32.79% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 210 98
Average daily rate £396 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £205 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Average hourly rate £16.89 £10.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.85% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £63.45 £14.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

RIMES
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

RIMES Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

RIMES
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

RIMES Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

RIMES
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing RIMES 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 RIMES.

1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Markit EDM
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (50.00%) Charles River
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Front Office
3 2 (50.00%) Back Office
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Derivative
3 2 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (25.00%) Kindle
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001

RIMES
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing RIMES 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 RIMES. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (50.00%) Charles River