The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Charles River products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Charles River over the 3 months to 24 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Charles River Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Charles River
Rank 106 111 104
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Charles River 18 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.65% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.77% 0.49% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1017 1023 1016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.87% 41.93% 46.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 470 503
Average daily rate £370 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 44 35
Average hourly rate £15.77 £17.00 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.23% -15.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £68.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Charles River
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Charles River Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Charles River
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Charles River Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Charles River
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Charles River across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Charles River Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Charles River
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Charles River within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +1 18 £550 +10.00%
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Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Charles River 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 Charles River.

1 26 (72.22%) Asset Management
2 25 (69.44%) SQL
3 23 (63.89%) Finance
4 17 (47.22%) Investment Management
5 12 (33.33%) Front Office
6 10 (27.78%) Markit EDM
7 7 (19.44%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Data Management
8 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (13.89%) Data Management
9 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
10 3 (8.33%) Migration
10 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Test Planning
11 2 (5.56%) thinkFolio
11 2 (5.56%) Banking
11 2 (5.56%) RIMES
11 2 (5.56%) Bloomberg
11 2 (5.56%) Change Management
11 2 (5.56%) Workflow
11 2 (5.56%) Advertising
12 1 (2.78%) Validation
12 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
12 1 (2.78%) Equities
12 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
12 1 (2.78%) Project Management

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Charles River 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 Charles River. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) Front Office
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Charles River Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Data Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Charles River Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Equities
3 1 (2.78%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Asset Management
2 17 (47.22%) Investment Management
3 5 (13.89%) Data Management
3 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Data Management
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) Test Planning
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
6 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) ETL
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) Validation
7 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.78%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Bloomberg
1 2 (5.56%) thinkFolio
1 2 (5.56%) RIMES
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Sun
2 1 (2.78%) CODA