The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 492 456 500
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +44
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 111 96 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.26% 2.18% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 72 67
Average daily rate £550 £515 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £39.53 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4916 4411 5566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.55% 9.08% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2766 2257 2773
Average daily rate £425 £443 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 77 77
Average hourly rate £26.50 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.89% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £66.25 £53.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

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 16 April 2014.

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 6 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -24 78 £550 +4.76% 13
England -25 78 £550 +4.76% 13
Scotland -4 32 £525 +23.52% 2
City of London -21 32 £563 +7.14% 12
Edinburgh -10 23 £575 - 1
Docklands, London - - - -

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 109 (55.90%) Finance
2 103 (52.82%) SQL
3 86 (44.10%) Asset Management
4 69 (35.38%) SQL Server
5 60 (30.77%) Investment Management
6 52 (26.67%) Data Management
7 48 (24.62%) Banking
8 39 (20.00%) Derivative
9 37 (18.97%) ETL
10 31 (15.90%) T-SQL
11 29 (14.87%) Investment Banking
12 27 (13.85%) .NET
13 26 (13.33%) Data Analysis
14 25 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 25 (12.82%) Front Office
15 24 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (12.31%) Charles River
15 24 (12.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 23 (11.79%) Equities
17 22 (11.28%) Fixed Income
17 22 (11.28%) QlikView
17 22 (11.28%) Waterfall
18 21 (10.77%) DTS
19 20 (10.26%) Bloomberg
20 18 (9.23%) Fund Accounting
20 18 (9.23%) Reference Data
21 17 (8.72%) thinkFolio
21 17 (8.72%) Data Mining
22 16 (8.21%) C#
23 15 (7.69%) Web Services

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.10%) Eagle PACE
2 7 (3.59%) LatentZero
3 4 (2.05%) Salerio
4 1 (0.51%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.51%) Tesseract
4 1 (0.51%) Minerva
4 1 (0.51%) Sentinel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (35.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (12.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (11.28%) QlikView
5 21 (10.77%) DTS
6 17 (8.72%) Data Mining
7 14 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.54%) Subversion
3 2 (1.03%) Selenium
3 2 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.03%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.51%) NUnit
4 1 (0.51%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.51%) Moq
4 1 (0.51%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 109 (55.90%) Finance
2 48 (24.62%) Banking
3 29 (14.87%) Investment Banking
4 25 (12.82%) Front Office
5 6 (3.08%) Back Office
6 3 (1.54%) German Language
7 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Retail
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 99 (50.77%) Developer
2 59 (30.26%) Analyst
3 24 (12.31%) Business Analyst
4 15 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 14 (7.18%) Project Manager
6 12 (6.15%) Data Analyst
7 11 (5.64%) SQL Developer
7 11 (5.64%) Test Analyst
8 9 (4.62%) Consultant
8 9 (4.62%) C# Developer
9 7 (3.59%) Programmer
9 7 (3.59%) Software Developer
10 5 (2.56%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (2.05%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (2.05%) Release Manager
11 4 (2.05%) Configuration Manager
11 4 (2.05%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (2.05%) Data Manager
11 4 (2.05%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (2.05%) Configuration and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.85%) .NET
2 15 (7.69%) Web Services
3 13 (6.67%) XML
4 9 (4.62%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.10%) Silverlight
6 6 (3.08%) WinForms
7 5 (2.56%) WCF
7 5 (2.56%) WPF
8 4 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.03%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.03%) J2EE
9 2 (1.03%) WSDL
9 2 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.51%) Middleware
10 1 (0.51%) CSS
10 1 (0.51%) HTML
10 1 (0.51%) Ajax
10 1 (0.51%) WF
10 1 (0.51%) LINQ
10 1 (0.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.00%) Derivative
2 23 (11.79%) Equities
3 22 (11.28%) Fixed Income
4 18 (9.23%) Reference Data
5 12 (6.15%) Data Integration
6 10 (5.13%) N-Tier
7 8 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (3.08%) Hedge funds
9 5 (2.56%) Fat Client
9 5 (2.56%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.54%) Kindle
11 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (0.51%) Swaptions
12 1 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.51%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.13%) Windows
2 9 (4.62%) UNIX
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (44.10%) Asset Management
2 60 (30.77%) Investment Management
3 52 (26.67%) Data Management
4 37 (18.97%) ETL
5 26 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 24 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (11.28%) Waterfall
8 18 (9.23%) Fund Accounting
9 14 (7.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 12 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (6.15%) Workflow
12 11 (5.64%) Project Management
12 11 (5.64%) Fund Management
13 10 (5.13%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.62%) Configuration Management
15 8 (4.10%) Migration
15 8 (4.10%) Business Analysis
16 7 (3.59%) Software Engineering
16 7 (3.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 103 (52.82%) SQL
2 31 (15.90%) T-SQL
3 16 (8.21%) C#
4 6 (3.08%) Java
4 6 (3.08%) XPath
5 5 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.56%) MATLAB
6 4 (2.05%) C++
7 3 (1.54%) VBA
8 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.59%) Degree
2 1 (0.51%) MCP
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.56%) QA
2 4 (2.05%) SLA
3 3 (1.54%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.10%) Control-M
2 3 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (12.31%) Charles River
2 20 (10.26%) Bloomberg
3 17 (8.72%) thinkFolio
4 10 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.13%) Reuters
5 8 (4.10%) RIMES
6 7 (3.59%) Oracle
7 5 (2.56%) MKS
8 4 (2.05%) HP
8 4 (2.05%) Fiserv
9 3 (1.54%) Linedata
9 3 (1.54%) GoldenSource
10 2 (1.03%) Serena
10 2 (1.03%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.03%) PolarLake
10 2 (1.03%) IBM
10 2 (1.03%) Fidessa
10 2 (1.03%) BI-SAM
11 1 (0.51%) FactSet
11 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
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