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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Charles River
Rank 104 112 101
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Charles River 24 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.86% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.18% 0.55% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 2
Average daily rate
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£550 £438 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £358 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £500 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
1100 1085 1017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 39.33% 43.12% 43.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 520 470
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 53
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £9.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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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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 +10 23 £525 +5.00%
Charles River
UK

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 37 (84.09%) Asset Management
2 24 (54.55%) Finance
3 23 (52.27%) SQL
4 22 (50.00%) Investment Management
5 18 (40.91%) Front Office
6 8 (18.18%) Derivative
6 8 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
7 7 (15.91%) Markit EDM
8 5 (11.36%) Fixed Income
8 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Data Management
8 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.36%) Data Management
8 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
9 4 (9.09%) Banking
9 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.09%) Project Management
10 3 (6.82%) Bloomberg
10 3 (6.82%) Calypso
10 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
10 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
10 3 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (6.82%) Migration
10 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.82%) Test Planning
10 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (4.55%) RIMES
11 2 (4.55%) thinkFolio
11 2 (4.55%) ETL

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (15.91%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.27%) HiPortfolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Front Office
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Project Delivery Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Charles River Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Project Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Derivative
2 5 (11.36%) Fixed Income
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Equities
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (84.09%) Asset Management
2 22 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Data Management
3 5 (11.36%) Data Management
3 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
3 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 4 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.82%) Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (6.82%) Test Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Workflow
6 2 (4.55%) ETL
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (2.27%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Validation
7 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Calypso
1 3 (6.82%) Bloomberg
2 2 (4.55%) thinkFolio
2 2 (4.55%) RIMES
3 1 (2.27%) Reuters