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 27 April 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 114 98 87
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 11 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 1.18% 1.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.09% 15.27% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 13
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£280 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-37.00% +17.64%
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 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
121 203 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.05% 7.72% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 96 63
Average daily rate £361 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.68% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £568 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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 -23 6 £280 -49.09% 4
Stirling -8 4 - -
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Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 38 (69.09%) SQL
2 36 (65.45%) Finance
3 26 (47.27%) Asset Management
4 25 (45.45%) Data Management
4 25 (45.45%) Enterprise Data Management
5 23 (41.82%) Investment Management
6 9 (16.36%) Charles River
6 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
6 9 (16.36%) Banking
6 9 (16.36%) Software Delivery
7 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.09%) Bloomberg
9 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (9.09%) Project Management
10 4 (7.27%) PMP
10 4 (7.27%) PMI Certification
10 4 (7.27%) Oracle
10 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.27%) thinkFolio
10 4 (7.27%) Test Planning
10 4 (7.27%) Reference Data
11 3 (5.45%) Eikon
11 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
11 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
11 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
11 3 (5.45%) ETL

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) thinkFolio
2 3 (5.45%) Agresso
2 3 (5.45%) Eikon
3 1 (1.82%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (1.82%) PORTIA
3 1 (1.82%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.82%) SunGard APT
3 1 (1.82%) Investran
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (65.45%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Advertising
3 3 (5.45%) Front Office
4 2 (3.64%) Back Office
5 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) Analyst
3 14 (25.45%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.64%) Data Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Architect
6 1 (1.82%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (1.82%) .NET Developer
6 1 (1.82%) C++ Developer
6 1 (1.82%) IT Architect
6 1 (1.82%) Senior Manager
6 1 (1.82%) Consultant
6 1 (1.82%) Business Analyst
6 1 (1.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
1 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.45%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (3.64%) WCF
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.64%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.64%) Derivative
3 2 (3.64%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.82%) Equities
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Asset Management
2 25 (45.45%) Data Management
2 25 (45.45%) Enterprise Data Management
3 23 (41.82%) Investment Management
4 9 (16.36%) Software Delivery
5 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.09%) Project Management
7 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.27%) Test Planning
8 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.45%) ETL
8 3 (5.45%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.64%) Information Security
9 2 (3.64%) Workflow
9 2 (3.64%) Migration
9 2 (3.64%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 38 (69.09%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) C++
3 1 (1.82%) VB
3 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) PMP
1 4 (7.27%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.64%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Charles River
2 5 (9.09%) Bloomberg
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) Sybase
5 2 (3.64%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) RIMES
6 1 (1.82%) Yardi
6 1 (1.82%) BI-SAM
6 1 (1.82%) SimCorp
6 1 (1.82%) Murex
6 1 (1.82%) SunGard