The table below looks at the statistics for EMIR skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMIR over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank - 129 126
Contract jobs citing EMIR 0 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.01% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £500 £575
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
EMIR
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
294 298 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.58% 9.34% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 140 140
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £180 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £42.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.05% +102.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

EMIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing EMIR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

EMIR Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

EMIR
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

EMIR Daily Rate Trend in Scotland