The table below looks at the statistics for thinkFolio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited thinkFolio over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Markit thinkFolio
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 71 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing thinkFolio 2 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.55% 0.075%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.65% 9.52% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £675 £625 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £738 £250
% change year-on-year
-8.47% +195.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
43 84 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.07% 5.81% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 53 40
Median daily rate £388 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £324 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £550 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +81.94%

thinkFolio
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing thinkFolio as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

thinkFolio
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

thinkFolio Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

thinkFolio
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 3 (100.00%) Charles River
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Fund Accounting
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management

thinkFolio
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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Charles River Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Fund Accounting
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Charles River
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg