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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 517 504 494
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 94 96 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.05% 1.89% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 59 45
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £605 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.51
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
4580 5092 4685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.02% 9.31% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2592 2603 2397
Average daily rate £450 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 69 79
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +14.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.79 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.09%

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 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 8 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 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
England -20 62 £525 -4.54% 15
London -6 58 £525 -4.54% 15
Scotland +4 32 £475 +5.55% 4
Edinburgh +8 30 £475 - 4
City of London -6 22 £525 -4.54% 10
Glasgow +7 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £575 -
South East - 1 £575 -

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 115 (58.97%) SQL
2 104 (53.33%) Finance
3 81 (41.54%) Asset Management
4 70 (35.90%) SQL Server
5 65 (33.33%) Investment Management
6 41 (21.03%) ETL
7 40 (20.51%) Data Management
8 37 (18.97%) Equities
9 35 (17.95%) Charles River
10 33 (16.92%) Derivative
11 32 (16.41%) Banking
12 28 (14.36%) .NET
13 27 (13.85%) Front Office
13 27 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 26 (13.33%) thinkFolio
15 25 (12.82%) Investment Banking
16 24 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
17 23 (11.79%) Data Modelling
18 21 (10.77%) Oracle
18 21 (10.77%) T-SQL
18 21 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 19 (9.74%) Project Management
19 19 (9.74%) SDLC
20 18 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
21 17 (8.72%) Workflow
21 17 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (8.72%) Enterprise Data Management
21 17 (8.72%) Eagle PACE
22 16 (8.21%) Fixed Income
22 16 (8.21%) Back Office

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (3.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.03%) Xceptor
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (13.33%) thinkFolio
2 17 (8.72%) Eagle PACE
3 8 (4.10%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (3.08%) LatentZero
5 4 (2.05%) Agresso
5 4 (2.05%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (2.05%) Eikon
6 2 (1.03%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.51%) PORTIA
7 1 (0.51%) Tesseract
7 1 (0.51%) Minerva
7 1 (0.51%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.51%) SunGard APT
7 1 (0.51%) Investran
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.03%) FTP
2 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.64%) DTS
7 7 (3.59%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.05%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.54%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.54%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.54%) DB2
9 3 (1.54%) QlikView
10 2 (1.03%) DB2 UDB
10 2 (1.03%) PowerCenter
10 2 (1.03%) Data Mart
10 2 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.51%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 6 (3.08%) JIRA
2 5 (2.56%) SoapUI
2 5 (2.56%) ERwin
3 3 (1.54%) PowerDesigner
3 3 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.51%) HP UFT
General
1 104 (53.33%) Finance
2 32 (16.41%) Banking
3 27 (13.85%) Front Office
4 25 (12.82%) Investment Banking
5 16 (8.21%) Back Office
6 10 (5.13%) Retail
7 6 (3.08%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.03%) German Language
8 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.03%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 109 (55.90%) Developer
2 62 (31.79%) Analyst
3 27 (13.85%) Business Analyst
4 18 (9.23%) Senior Developer
5 13 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 9 (4.62%) Analyst Developer
6 9 (4.62%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.10%) SQL Developer
7 8 (4.10%) Data Analyst
8 7 (3.59%) C# Developer
8 7 (3.59%) Applications Support
9 6 (3.08%) Lead Developer
9 6 (3.08%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (2.56%) Support Analyst
10 5 (2.56%) Tester
11 4 (2.05%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (2.05%) Web Developer
11 4 (2.05%) QA Analyst
11 4 (2.05%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.36%) .NET
2 7 (3.59%) XML
2 7 (3.59%) WinForms
2 7 (3.59%) WCF
2 7 (3.59%) WPF
3 5 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.56%) MSMQ
3 5 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (2.56%) Middleware
4 4 (2.05%) REST
4 4 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (2.05%) SOAP
4 4 (2.05%) JSON
5 3 (1.54%) Web Services
6 2 (1.03%) JMS
6 2 (1.03%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.51%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.97%) Equities
2 33 (16.92%) Derivative
3 18 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (8.21%) Fixed Income
5 13 (6.67%) Reference Data
6 10 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (3.59%) Contract for Difference
7 7 (3.59%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.05%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.03%) Wiki
9 2 (1.03%) Swaptions
9 2 (1.03%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.51%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.08%) UNIX
2 1 (0.51%) Windows
2 1 (0.51%) Linux
2 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (41.54%) Asset Management
2 65 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 41 (21.03%) ETL
4 40 (20.51%) Data Management
5 23 (11.79%) Data Modelling
6 19 (9.74%) Project Management
6 19 (9.74%) SDLC
7 17 (8.72%) Workflow
7 17 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (8.72%) Enterprise Data Management
8 13 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 11 (5.64%) Data Cleansing
9 11 (5.64%) Waterfall
10 10 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (5.13%) Data Mapping
11 9 (4.62%) Data Governance
11 9 (4.62%) Data Analysis
11 9 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (4.10%) Data Transformation
13 7 (3.59%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (58.97%) SQL
2 21 (10.77%) T-SQL
3 15 (7.69%) C#
4 6 (3.08%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.56%) Java
5 5 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.03%) ActionScript
6 2 (1.03%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (1.03%) C
6 2 (1.03%) C++
6 2 (1.03%) VB
7 1 (0.51%) VBScript
7 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.51%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (2.05%) PMP
1 4 (2.05%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.54%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.54%) ISEB
3 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.62%) QA
2 4 (2.05%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (6.67%) Control-M
2 6 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (17.95%) Charles River
2 21 (10.77%) Oracle
3 14 (7.18%) Bloomberg
4 10 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (4.10%) SimCorp
6 6 (3.08%) GoldenSource
7 5 (2.56%) HP
8 4 (2.05%) DevExpress
8 4 (2.05%) Metastorm
9 3 (1.54%) Informatica
9 3 (1.54%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.03%) Reuters
10 2 (1.03%) Remedy
10 2 (1.03%) Algorithmics
10 2 (1.03%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.51%) Teradata
11 1 (0.51%) MKS
11 1 (0.51%) Yardi
11 1 (0.51%) BI-SAM
11 1 (0.51%) FactSet
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