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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 443 483 533
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +50
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 150 87 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.17% 0.057%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.12% 1.88% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 55 21
Average daily rate
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£531 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £372 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £500 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
4808 4624 4655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.86% 9.03% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2805 2463 2275
Average daily rate £438 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 67 81
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.83 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.37% -14.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.15 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
London +37 93 £550 -1.12% 5
England -6 93 £550 - 5
Scotland +31 55 £525 +5.00% 2
Edinburgh +24 55 £525 +5.00% 2
City of London +20 43 £588 +2.17% 3
Midlands - - - -

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 156 (62.15%) SQL
2 123 (49.00%) Finance
3 114 (45.42%) Asset Management
4 81 (32.27%) SQL Server
5 74 (29.48%) Data Management
5 74 (29.48%) Investment Management
6 54 (21.51%) Enterprise Data Management
7 43 (17.13%) Front Office
8 35 (13.94%) Oracle
8 35 (13.94%) thinkFolio
9 34 (13.55%) Banking
9 34 (13.55%) Charles River
10 32 (12.75%) Control-M
11 30 (11.95%) .NET
11 30 (11.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 29 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (11.55%) ETL
13 28 (11.16%) T-SQL
14 27 (10.76%) Data Modelling
15 25 (9.96%) Equities
16 21 (8.37%) Back Office
16 21 (8.37%) UNIX
16 21 (8.37%) Data Analysis
17 20 (7.97%) Windows
18 19 (7.57%) C#
18 19 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 19 (7.57%) Derivative
19 18 (7.17%) Business Analysis
19 18 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (0.80%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.40%) IIS
2 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.39%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (1.59%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (1.20%) Salerio
4 2 (0.80%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (32.27%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (6.37%) Data Mining
5 12 (4.78%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.38%) QlikView
7 10 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.19%) Data Mart
8 8 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.39%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.59%) DTS
10 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.40%) DataStage
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.40%) DB2
12 1 (0.40%) DB2 UDB
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (2.79%) Toad
1 7 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.39%) Subversion
2 6 (2.39%) FitNesse
3 5 (1.99%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.80%) JIRA
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 123 (49.00%) Finance
2 43 (17.13%) Front Office
3 34 (13.55%) Banking
4 21 (8.37%) Back Office
5 16 (6.37%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.59%) Retail
6 4 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.59%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 112 (44.62%) Developer
2 92 (36.65%) Analyst
3 30 (11.95%) Business Analyst
3 30 (11.95%) Applications Support
4 25 (9.96%) Support Analyst
5 16 (6.37%) Applications Support Analyst
6 15 (5.98%) Consultant
7 13 (5.18%) Systems Analyst
8 12 (4.78%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.59%) Test Analyst
9 9 (3.59%) Analyst Developer
9 9 (3.59%) Data Analyst
10 7 (2.79%) SQL Developer
10 7 (2.79%) Designer
11 6 (2.39%) Project Manager
12 4 (1.59%) Support Specialist
12 4 (1.59%) Senior Analyst
13 3 (1.20%) Release Manager
13 3 (1.20%) .NET Developer
13 3 (1.20%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.95%) .NET
2 11 (4.38%) XML
3 9 (3.59%) Middleware
4 7 (2.79%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.39%) WCF
6 4 (1.59%) Silverlight
7 3 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (1.20%) XSD
7 3 (1.20%) XSLT
8 2 (0.80%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.40%) JMS
9 1 (0.40%) Web Services
9 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.96%) Equities
3 19 (7.57%) Derivative
4 12 (4.78%) Reference Data
4 12 (4.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (3.98%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.79%) Contract for Difference
7 3 (1.20%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.20%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.80%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.80%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.80%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.80%) Kindle
8 2 (0.80%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.40%) Wiki
9 1 (0.40%) Swaptions
9 1 (0.40%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.37%) UNIX
2 20 (7.97%) Windows
3 7 (2.79%) Linux
4 6 (2.39%) AIX
4 6 (2.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (45.42%) Asset Management
2 74 (29.48%) Data Management
2 74 (29.48%) Investment Management
3 54 (21.51%) Enterprise Data Management
4 29 (11.55%) ETL
5 27 (10.76%) Data Modelling
6 21 (8.37%) Data Analysis
7 18 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (7.17%) Business Analysis
7 18 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (6.37%) Project Management
9 15 (5.98%) Change Management
9 15 (5.98%) Test Scripting
9 15 (5.98%) Waterfall
10 14 (5.58%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (5.58%) Workflow
11 13 (5.18%) Master Data Management
11 13 (5.18%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (4.38%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (3.98%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (62.15%) SQL
2 28 (11.16%) T-SQL
3 19 (7.57%) C#
4 13 (5.18%) PL/SQL
5 10 (3.98%) Java
6 6 (2.39%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.99%) VBA
7 5 (1.99%) C
8 3 (1.20%) XPath
9 2 (0.80%) VB
10 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.40%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (1.20%) Degree
2 2 (0.80%) ISEB
2 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.80%) QA
1 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (0.80%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
Systems Management
1 32 (12.75%) Control-M
2 9 (3.59%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) Foglight
Vendors
1 35 (13.94%) Oracle
1 35 (13.94%) thinkFolio
2 34 (13.55%) Charles River
3 17 (6.77%) Bloomberg
4 13 (5.18%) GoldenSource
5 9 (3.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.19%) HP
6 8 (3.19%) SimCorp
7 7 (2.79%) Fiserv
8 6 (2.39%) RIMES
9 4 (1.59%) Remedy
9 4 (1.59%) Informatica
9 4 (1.59%) SmartStream
9 4 (1.59%) Reuters
10 3 (1.20%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.20%) IBM
11 2 (0.80%) Sybase
11 2 (0.80%) Calypso
11 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.40%) Ab Initio
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