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 22 September 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 103 98 104
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 22 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 0.76% 0.41%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.25% 10.92% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
Average daily rate
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£525 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £390 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £700 £658
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
166 174 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.97% 7.00% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 74 80
Average daily rate £388 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £313 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £165.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -43.49%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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 +3 15 £525 -25.00% 2
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UK

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 40 (78.43%) SQL
2 29 (56.86%) Asset Management
3 28 (54.90%) Finance
4 23 (45.10%) Data Management
5 18 (35.29%) Investment Management
6 15 (29.41%) ETL
7 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 11 (21.57%) Banking
8 11 (21.57%) Migration
9 10 (19.61%) GoldenSource
9 10 (19.61%) Data Analysis
9 10 (19.61%) Enterprise Data Management
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle
10 8 (15.69%) .NET
10 8 (15.69%) Charles River
10 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
11 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
11 7 (13.73%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (13.73%) Java
11 7 (13.73%) HP
12 6 (11.76%) Investment Banking
12 6 (11.76%) Data Integration
13 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
13 5 (9.80%) Bloomberg
14 4 (7.84%) Reuters
14 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (7.84%) Front Office
14 4 (7.84%) Back Office
14 4 (7.84%) RIMES

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.96%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (1.96%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.96%) MultiFonds
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) DTS
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 28 (54.90%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Banking
3 6 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.84%) Front Office
4 4 (7.84%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Business Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Designer
5 5 (9.80%) Test Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (5.88%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Business Data Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) UNIX Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Functional Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Tester
9 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.96%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Equities
3 1 (1.96%) Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.96%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) UNIX
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Asset Management
2 23 (45.10%) Data Management
3 18 (35.29%) Investment Management
4 15 (29.41%) ETL
5 11 (21.57%) Migration
6 10 (19.61%) Data Analysis
6 10 (19.61%) Enterprise Data Management
7 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
7 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.88%) UML
10 3 (5.88%) Validation
10 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (3.92%) Project Management
12 1 (1.96%) Change Management
12 1 (1.96%) Workflow
12 1 (1.96%) Automated Testing
12 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (78.43%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) Java
3 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.96%) QA
1 1 (1.96%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.92%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle
1 10 (19.61%) GoldenSource
2 8 (15.69%) Charles River
3 7 (13.73%) HP
4 5 (9.80%) Bloomberg
5 4 (7.84%) Reuters
5 4 (7.84%) RIMES
6 1 (1.96%) Sybase
6 1 (1.96%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.96%) thinkFolio
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