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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 551 468 507
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +39
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 77 143 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.86% 2.97% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 112 48
Average daily rate £525 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
4141 4809 4661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.05% 9.32% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2441 2745 2399
Average daily rate £438 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 36 58
Average hourly rate £39.14 £30.00 £27.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% +8.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £60.84 £61.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Scotland -4 41 £525 - 3
Edinburgh -5 41 £525 - 3
London -59 36 £550 - 13
England -80 36 £550 - 13
City of London +25 14 £469 -23.46% 8

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 100 (61.73%) Finance
2 90 (55.56%) SQL
3 64 (39.51%) Asset Management
4 59 (36.42%) Investment Management
5 50 (30.86%) SQL Server
6 37 (22.84%) Charles River
7 36 (22.22%) Data Management
8 30 (18.52%) ETL
9 26 (16.05%) Equities
10 25 (15.43%) T-SQL
10 25 (15.43%) Derivative
10 25 (15.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (13.58%) C#
12 20 (12.35%) Bloomberg
12 20 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (11.73%) SDLC
14 18 (11.11%) Banking
14 18 (11.11%) Front Office
15 16 (9.88%) Data Analysis
15 16 (9.88%) Data Modelling
15 16 (9.88%) thinkFolio
16 15 (9.26%) Enterprise Data Management
16 15 (9.26%) Investment Banking
16 15 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (8.64%) Degree
18 13 (8.02%) Fixed Income
18 13 (8.02%) Reuters
19 12 (7.41%) .NET
19 12 (7.41%) JIRA
19 12 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
2 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (9.88%) thinkFolio
2 6 (3.70%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.85%) Eagle PACE
3 3 (1.85%) Eikon
4 2 (1.23%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.62%) PolarLake
5 1 (0.62%) Salerio
5 1 (0.62%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (30.86%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (6.79%) DTS
5 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.62%) MS Access
8 1 (0.62%) OLAP
8 1 (0.62%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 12 (7.41%) JIRA
2 11 (6.79%) Subversion
3 8 (4.94%) ClearCase
3 8 (4.94%) ClearQuest
4 4 (2.47%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.62%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
General
1 100 (61.73%) Finance
2 18 (11.11%) Banking
2 18 (11.11%) Front Office
3 15 (9.26%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Advertising
4 2 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (54.94%) Developer
2 52 (32.10%) Analyst
3 28 (17.28%) Business Analyst
4 13 (8.02%) Asset Management Analyst
4 13 (8.02%) Data Business Analyst
4 13 (8.02%) Programmer
5 10 (6.17%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 9 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 8 (4.94%) Database Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Database Programmer
7 8 (4.94%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.94%) SQL Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Sybase Developer
8 6 (3.70%) Architect
8 6 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.70%) Solvency II Business Analyst
8 6 (3.70%) Test Analyst
9 5 (3.09%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.09%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.41%) .NET
2 9 (5.56%) Web Services
3 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.70%) XML
4 5 (3.09%) Entity Framework
4 5 (3.09%) WSDL
5 1 (0.62%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.62%) Middleware
5 1 (0.62%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.62%) SOAP
5 1 (0.62%) WCF
5 1 (0.62%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.05%) Equities
2 25 (15.43%) Derivative
3 13 (8.02%) Fixed Income
4 9 (5.56%) Reference Data
5 8 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.94%) Equity Derivative
5 8 (4.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (4.32%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.23%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.62%) Economics
8 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.62%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.62%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.56%) Unix
2 2 (1.23%) Windows
2 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (39.51%) Asset Management
2 59 (36.42%) Investment Management
3 36 (22.22%) Data Management
4 30 (18.52%) ETL
5 20 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (11.73%) SDLC
7 16 (9.88%) Data Analysis
7 16 (9.88%) Data Modelling
8 15 (9.26%) Enterprise Data Management
9 12 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (5.56%) Migration
10 9 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (4.94%) Analytics
11 8 (4.94%) Configuration Management
11 8 (4.94%) Issue Tracking
11 8 (4.94%) Test Scripting
12 7 (4.32%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.32%) Data Cleansing
12 7 (4.32%) Fund Management
13 6 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (55.56%) SQL
2 25 (15.43%) T-SQL
3 22 (13.58%) C#
4 10 (6.17%) Perl
5 1 (0.62%) Java
5 1 (0.62%) Python
5 1 (0.62%) VB
5 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (8.64%) Degree
2 3 (1.85%) ISEB
3 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) Solvency II
2 8 (4.94%) QA
3 4 (2.47%) MiFID
4 1 (0.62%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.62%) EMIR
4 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (22.84%) Charles River
2 20 (12.35%) Bloomberg
3 13 (8.02%) Reuters
4 11 (6.79%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.17%) Sybase
6 8 (4.94%) DataSynapse
7 5 (3.09%) HP
7 5 (3.09%) Oracle
8 3 (1.85%) FactSet
9 2 (1.23%) VMware
10 1 (0.62%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.62%) BI-SAM
10 1 (0.62%) GoldenSource
10 1 (0.62%) IBM
10 1 (0.62%) Informatica
10 1 (0.62%) Remedy
10 1 (0.62%) SimCorp
10 1 (0.62%) SmartCo
10 1 (0.62%) Vermilion
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