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 2 September 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 Charles River Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Charles River
Rank 117 108 102
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Charles River 18 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.75% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 1.72% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 3
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£488 £550 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +67.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £725 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £328
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +60.30%
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
1191 1218 988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.77% 43.50% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 611 481
Average daily rate £355 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 27 23
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.69 £38.40 £30.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 -14 15 £488 -15.21% 3
Glasgow +9 3 - -
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Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 21 (65.63%) Asset Management
2 20 (62.50%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) Markit EDM
4 10 (31.25%) Investment Management
5 9 (28.13%) Front Office
6 8 (25.00%) Derivative
7 7 (21.88%) thinkFolio
8 5 (15.63%) Wealth Management
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.50%) SQL
9 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.50%) Banking
9 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
9 4 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) EMIR
10 3 (9.38%) Front Arena
10 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
10 3 (9.38%) Eagle PACE
10 3 (9.38%) Swaptions
10 3 (9.38%) LatentZero
10 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Migration
10 3 (9.38%) Fixed Income
10 3 (9.38%) Equities
10 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
11 2 (6.25%) Information Security

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 12 (37.50%) Markit EDM
2 7 (21.88%) thinkFolio
3 3 (9.38%) Eagle PACE
3 3 (9.38%) LatentZero
3 3 (9.38%) Front Arena
4 2 (6.25%) Eikon
4 2 (6.25%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Front Office
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Analyst
2 18 (56.25%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Charles River Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Struts
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
1 2 (6.25%) Java EE
1 2 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (6.25%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Derivative
2 3 (9.38%) Swaptions
2 3 (9.38%) Fixed Income
2 3 (9.38%) Equities
3 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Asset Management
2 10 (31.25%) Investment Management
3 5 (15.63%) Wealth Management
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (6.25%) Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Use Case
7 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) EMIR
2 2 (6.25%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (6.25%) MiFID
2 2 (6.25%) FATCA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Calypso
1 2 (6.25%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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