The table below looks at the statistics for Markit EDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Markit EDM over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 87 96 106
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 38 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.51% 1.02% 0.63%
As % of the Business Applications category 29.01% 20.93% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 5
Average daily rate £525 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £525 £550
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Markit EDM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Business Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
131 129 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.21% 4.86% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 67 71
Average daily rate £425 £450 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.86 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

Markit EDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Markit EDM across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Markit EDM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Markit EDM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Markit EDM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Markit EDM
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Markit EDM across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Markit EDM Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Markit EDM
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 Markit EDM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 38 £525 - 2
Markit EDM
UK

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Markit EDM 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 Markit EDM.

1 63 (66.32%) Finance
2 59 (62.11%) SQL
3 35 (36.84%) Asset Management
3 35 (36.84%) Investment Management
4 31 (32.63%) Charles River
5 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 24 (25.26%) Data Management
7 18 (18.95%) ETL
8 16 (16.84%) SDLC
9 14 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (14.74%) Front Office
10 13 (13.68%) Data Modelling
10 13 (13.68%) thinkFolio
11 12 (12.63%) C#
12 10 (10.53%) T-SQL
12 10 (10.53%) .NET
12 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
12 10 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (10.53%) Enterprise Data Management
13 9 (9.47%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (9.47%) Equities
14 8 (8.42%) Bloomberg
14 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (7.37%) Derivative
15 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (7.37%) Data Integration
15 7 (7.37%) DTS
15 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
15 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (5.26%) Data Analysis

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Markit EDM 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 Markit EDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (13.68%) thinkFolio
2 5 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (3.16%) Eikon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.37%) DTS
3 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (66.32%) Finance
2 14 (14.74%) Front Office
3 4 (4.21%) Banking
3 4 (4.21%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (60.00%) Developer
2 26 (27.37%) Analyst
3 14 (14.74%) Business Analyst
4 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.26%) Architect
5 5 (5.26%) Programmer
5 5 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) C# Developer
6 4 (4.21%) Data Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) SQL Developer
7 3 (3.16%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Investment Management Business Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Test Leader
8 2 (2.11%) Asset Management Analyst
8 2 (2.11%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 2 (2.11%) MiFID Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.53%) .NET
2 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.26%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.05%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.05%) WCF
3 1 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Equities
2 7 (7.37%) Data Integration
2 7 (7.37%) Derivative
3 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.05%) Economics
4 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) Asset Management
1 35 (36.84%) Investment Management
2 24 (25.26%) Data Management
3 18 (18.95%) ETL
4 16 (16.84%) SDLC
5 14 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (13.68%) Data Modelling
7 10 (10.53%) Enterprise Data Management
7 10 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (9.47%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (5.26%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.26%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.21%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (3.16%) Project Management
11 3 (3.16%) Software Testing
11 3 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.16%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (3.16%) Test Automation
12 2 (2.11%) Manual Testing
12 2 (2.11%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (62.11%) SQL
2 12 (12.63%) C#
3 10 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.11%) Perl
5 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (32.63%) Charles River
2 8 (8.42%) Bloomberg
3 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.16%) FactSet
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle
4 3 (3.16%) Reuters
5 1 (1.05%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.05%) BI-SAM
5 1 (1.05%) HP
5 1 (1.05%) IBM
5 1 (1.05%) Sybase
5 1 (1.05%) Vermilion
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