The table below looks at the statistics for Markit EDM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Markit EDM over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 443 476 517
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +41
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 141 77 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.16% 0.049%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.08% 1.75% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 49 18
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £605 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £413
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £105.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4581 4405 3972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.98% 9.15% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2623 2273 1903
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 55
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.42 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.53% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

Markit EDM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Markit EDM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Markit EDM
Daily Rate Trend

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

Markit EDM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Markit EDM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Markit EDM within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Markit EDM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Markit EDM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Markit EDM within the UK.

Markit EDM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Markit EDM
Top 5 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
London +34 101 £550 -2.22% 11
England +20 101 £550 -1.12% 11
Edinburgh +20 39 £525 -4.54% 1
Scotland +16 39 £525 -4.54% 1
City of London +25 38 £588 +2.17% 8

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 164 (64.82%) SQL
2 124 (49.01%) Finance
3 104 (41.11%) Asset Management
4 82 (32.41%) SQL Server
5 77 (30.43%) Investment Management
6 72 (28.46%) Data Management
7 53 (20.95%) Enterprise Data Management
8 43 (17.00%) Front Office
9 36 (14.23%) T-SQL
10 35 (13.83%) Control-M
10 35 (13.83%) Charles River
10 35 (13.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 34 (13.44%) thinkFolio
12 32 (12.65%) Oracle
13 31 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (11.07%) Back Office
15 27 (10.67%) Equities
15 27 (10.67%) Banking
16 25 (9.88%) ETL
17 24 (9.49%) Data Modelling
18 23 (9.09%) Data Analysis
19 22 (8.70%) C#
19 22 (8.70%) .NET
20 21 (8.30%) UNIX
20 21 (8.30%) Derivative
21 20 (7.91%) Project Management
22 19 (7.51%) Windows
22 19 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
22 19 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
23 18 (7.11%) Bloomberg

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 4 (1.58%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.58%) SimCorp Dimension
1 4 (1.58%) Eagle PACE
2 3 (1.19%) Salerio
3 2 (0.79%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.77%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (32.41%) SQL Server
2 35 (13.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.53%) Data Mining
5 13 (5.14%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (3.56%) QlikView
9 8 (3.16%) Data Mart
10 5 (1.98%) DTS
10 5 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.19%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.40%) DataStage
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.40%) DB2
13 1 (0.40%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 7 (2.77%) Toad
1 7 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.37%) FitNesse
3 5 (1.98%) TeamCity
3 5 (1.98%) Subversion
4 2 (0.79%) JIRA
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 124 (49.01%) Finance
2 43 (17.00%) Front Office
3 28 (11.07%) Back Office
4 27 (10.67%) Banking
5 11 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 113 (44.66%) Developer
2 93 (36.76%) Analyst
3 36 (14.23%) Applications Support
4 28 (11.07%) Business Analyst
5 26 (10.28%) Support Analyst
6 15 (5.93%) Applications Support Analyst
6 15 (5.93%) Senior Developer
6 15 (5.93%) Systems Analyst
6 15 (5.93%) Consultant
7 10 (3.95%) Data Analyst
8 9 (3.56%) Test Analyst
9 8 (3.16%) SQL Developer
10 7 (2.77%) Analyst Developer
11 6 (2.37%) Project Manager
12 4 (1.58%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (1.58%) Technical Manager
12 4 (1.58%) Support Specialist
12 4 (1.58%) Technical Project Manager
13 3 (1.19%) Applications Developer
13 3 (1.19%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.70%) .NET
2 11 (4.35%) XML
3 10 (3.95%) Middleware
4 9 (3.56%) WCF
5 8 (3.16%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.79%) Silverlight
7 2 (0.79%) WinForms
7 2 (0.79%) XSD
7 2 (0.79%) XSLT
7 2 (0.79%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.40%) JMS
8 1 (0.40%) Web Services
8 1 (0.40%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (10.67%) Equities
3 21 (8.30%) Derivative
4 14 (5.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (5.14%) Reference Data
6 10 (3.95%) Fixed Income
7 9 (3.56%) Contract for Difference
8 7 (2.77%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.58%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.79%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.79%) Kindle
10 2 (0.79%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.40%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.40%) Open Source
11 1 (0.40%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.40%) Swaptions
11 1 (0.40%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.30%) UNIX
2 19 (7.51%) Windows
3 7 (2.77%) Linux
4 6 (2.37%) AIX
4 6 (2.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (41.11%) Asset Management
2 77 (30.43%) Investment Management
3 72 (28.46%) Data Management
4 53 (20.95%) Enterprise Data Management
5 25 (9.88%) ETL
6 24 (9.49%) Data Modelling
7 23 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 20 (7.91%) Project Management
9 19 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (6.72%) Business Analysis
11 15 (5.93%) Master Data Management
11 15 (5.93%) Change Management
12 14 (5.53%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (5.53%) Test Scripting
13 13 (5.14%) Systems Analysis
14 12 (4.74%) Waterfall
14 12 (4.74%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (4.35%) Workflow
16 10 (3.95%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 164 (64.82%) SQL
2 36 (14.23%) T-SQL
3 22 (8.70%) C#
4 9 (3.56%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.37%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.98%) C
7 4 (1.58%) Java
7 4 (1.58%) VBA
8 3 (1.19%) XPath
9 1 (0.40%) VB
9 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.40%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (1.19%) Degree
2 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.19%) Solvency II
2 2 (0.79%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 35 (13.83%) Control-M
2 9 (3.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) Foglight
Vendors
1 35 (13.83%) Charles River
2 34 (13.44%) thinkFolio
3 32 (12.65%) Oracle
4 18 (7.11%) Bloomberg
5 10 (3.95%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.16%) SimCorp
6 8 (3.16%) HP
7 7 (2.77%) Fiserv
8 6 (2.37%) RIMES
9 5 (1.98%) GoldenSource
10 4 (1.58%) SmartStream
10 4 (1.58%) Reuters
10 4 (1.58%) Remedy
11 3 (1.19%) Informatica
11 3 (1.19%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.79%) Sybase
12 2 (0.79%) IBM
12 2 (0.79%) Calypso
13 1 (0.40%) Citrix
13 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
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