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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 494 485 472
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 95 78 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.87% 1.70% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 44 70
Average daily rate
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£550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £643 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £39.51 £87.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5076 4592 5317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.29% 8.98% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2608 2346 2576
Average daily rate £433 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 78 57
Average hourly rate £31.77 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.82% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.62 £12.50 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.97 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -38.46%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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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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
London +12 70 £550 - 9
England +8 70 £550 - 9
City of London +32 33 £550 - 6
Scotland -24 24 £450 -10.00% 7
Edinburgh -19 15 £500 -24.52% 6
Stirling -3 7 £375 -11.76%

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 118 (56.73%) SQL
2 113 (54.33%) Asset Management
3 105 (50.48%) Finance
4 77 (37.02%) SQL Server
4 77 (37.02%) Investment Management
5 57 (27.40%) Data Management
6 49 (23.56%) ETL
7 39 (18.75%) Banking
8 37 (17.79%) T-SQL
9 35 (16.83%) Data Analysis
10 33 (15.87%) Derivative
11 32 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 31 (14.90%) .NET
13 30 (14.42%) Equities
13 30 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 28 (13.46%) QlikView
15 26 (12.50%) Waterfall
15 26 (12.50%) Data Modelling
15 26 (12.50%) Charles River
16 25 (12.02%) Workflow
16 25 (12.02%) Investment Banking
17 24 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
18 23 (11.06%) Business Analysis
18 23 (11.06%) Control-M
19 22 (10.58%) Bloomberg
20 21 (10.10%) Data Mining
21 17 (8.17%) DTS
21 17 (8.17%) Enterprise Data Management
22 16 (7.69%) XML
23 15 (7.21%) Migration

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (2.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (5.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.33%) Eagle PACE
2 8 (3.85%) LatentZero
3 5 (2.40%) Salerio
4 4 (1.92%) PolarLake
5 2 (0.96%) HiPortfolio
6 1 (0.48%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.48%) Minerva
6 1 (0.48%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.48%) MultiFonds
6 1 (0.48%) SimCorp Dimension
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (37.02%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (13.46%) QlikView
5 24 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (10.10%) Data Mining
7 17 (8.17%) DTS
8 6 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.48%) Data Mart
12 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.44%) Subversion
3 2 (0.96%) Selenium
3 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.96%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.96%) NUnit
3 2 (0.96%) CruiseControl
3 2 (0.96%) Moq
3 2 (0.96%) MSBuild
3 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.48%) FitNesse
General
1 105 (50.48%) Finance
2 39 (18.75%) Banking
3 25 (12.02%) Investment Banking
4 15 (7.21%) Front Office
5 14 (6.73%) Back Office
6 9 (4.33%) Retail
7 5 (2.40%) German Language
8 4 (1.92%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.96%) Legal
10 1 (0.48%) Advertising
10 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 89 (42.79%) Developer
2 85 (40.87%) Analyst
3 34 (16.35%) Business Analyst
4 19 (9.13%) Data Analyst
5 17 (8.17%) Test Analyst
6 16 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 10 (4.81%) Analyst Developer
7 10 (4.81%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.33%) .NET Developer
9 8 (3.85%) Test Leader
10 7 (3.37%) Senior Developer
11 6 (2.88%) Designer
12 5 (2.40%) Analyst Programmer
12 5 (2.40%) Programmer
12 5 (2.40%) Consultant
13 4 (1.92%) Lead Developer
13 4 (1.92%) C# Developer
13 4 (1.92%) Applications Support Analyst
13 4 (1.92%) Systems Analyst
13 4 (1.92%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.90%) .NET
2 16 (7.69%) XML
3 10 (4.81%) Web Services
3 10 (4.81%) Silverlight
4 8 (3.85%) WSDL
5 5 (2.40%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.44%) WCF
6 3 (1.44%) WPF
6 3 (1.44%) LINQ
6 3 (1.44%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.96%) CSS
7 2 (0.96%) J2EE
7 2 (0.96%) HTML
7 2 (0.96%) jQuery
7 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.96%) HTML5
7 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 2 (0.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (0.96%) CSS3
7 2 (0.96%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.87%) Derivative
2 30 (14.42%) Equities
3 13 (6.25%) Fixed Income
4 12 (5.77%) Data Integration
5 9 (4.33%) Reference Data
5 9 (4.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.88%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.88%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.44%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.44%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.96%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.48%) Swaptions
9 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.48%) PMI
9 1 (0.48%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.88%) Windows
2 5 (2.40%) UNIX
3 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (54.33%) Asset Management
2 77 (37.02%) Investment Management
3 57 (27.40%) Data Management
4 49 (23.56%) ETL
5 35 (16.83%) Data Analysis
6 26 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 26 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 25 (12.02%) Workflow
8 23 (11.06%) Business Analysis
9 17 (8.17%) Enterprise Data Management
10 15 (7.21%) Migration
10 15 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (6.25%) Data Mapping
11 13 (6.25%) Fund Accounting
11 13 (6.25%) Fund Management
12 12 (5.77%) Unit Testing
13 11 (5.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (4.81%) Software Engineering
14 10 (4.81%) Test Scripting
15 9 (4.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 118 (56.73%) SQL
2 37 (17.79%) T-SQL
3 10 (4.81%) C#
4 9 (4.33%) Java
5 7 (3.37%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.40%) VBA
6 5 (2.40%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.40%) XPath
7 3 (1.44%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.44%) MATLAB
7 3 (1.44%) C++
8 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (1.44%) Degree
2 2 (0.96%) ISEB
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.40%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (11.06%) Control-M
2 11 (5.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (12.50%) Charles River
2 22 (10.58%) Bloomberg
3 15 (7.21%) Oracle
4 13 (6.25%) GoldenSource
5 12 (5.77%) Reuters
6 11 (5.29%) Microsoft
6 11 (5.29%) HP
6 11 (5.29%) thinkFolio
7 10 (4.81%) RIMES
8 5 (2.40%) Fiserv
8 5 (2.40%) SmartCo
8 5 (2.40%) MKS
9 4 (1.92%) Sophis
10 3 (1.44%) IBM
10 3 (1.44%) Calypso
11 2 (0.96%) Fidessa
11 2 (0.96%) Linedata
11 2 (0.96%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.96%) Informatica
11 2 (0.96%) BI-SAM
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £350 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £500 - £800 per day
Posted: 26 days ago