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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 517 525 510
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 105 59 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.06% 1.27% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 39 63
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
5102 4654 5570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.90% 8.80% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2770 2461 2750
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £595 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 83 80
Average hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £10.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £45.00 £42.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

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 15 September 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 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 15 September 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 +52 82 £550 -0.04% 19
England +50 82 £550 - 19
City of London +47 36 £531 -5.59% 13
Scotland -8 23 £525 +16.66% 2
Edinburgh -4 16 £525 -25.00% 2

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 115 (53.24%) Asset Management
2 114 (52.78%) SQL
3 104 (48.15%) Finance
4 74 (34.26%) SQL Server
5 73 (33.80%) Investment Management
6 59 (27.31%) Data Management
7 47 (21.76%) ETL
8 36 (16.67%) Charles River
9 35 (16.20%) Data Modelling
10 34 (15.74%) Banking
11 33 (15.28%) Data Analysis
12 31 (14.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 31 (14.35%) Business Analysis
12 31 (14.35%) .NET
12 31 (14.35%) Equities
13 30 (13.89%) T-SQL
14 29 (13.43%) Front Office
14 29 (13.43%) QlikView
15 27 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
16 25 (11.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 25 (11.57%) Control-M
17 24 (11.11%) Workflow
18 23 (10.65%) Bloomberg
18 23 (10.65%) Waterfall
19 22 (10.19%) Derivative
19 22 (10.19%) Enterprise Data Management
20 21 (9.72%) Oracle
21 20 (9.26%) Data Mining
22 19 (8.80%) Agile Software Development
23 18 (8.33%) Investment Banking

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.46%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.63%) Eagle PACE
2 7 (3.24%) Salerio
3 6 (2.78%) LatentZero
4 5 (2.31%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.93%) PolarLake
6 1 (0.46%) HiPortfolio
6 1 (0.46%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.46%) Minerva
6 1 (0.46%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.46%) MultiFonds
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (34.26%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (13.43%) QlikView
4 27 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (11.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (9.26%) Data Mining
7 12 (5.56%) DTS
8 7 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.24%) Data Mart
8 7 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.31%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Subversion
1 3 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.39%) FitNesse
2 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.93%) Selenium
2 2 (0.93%) Moq
2 2 (0.93%) MSBuild
2 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.93%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.93%) NUnit
2 2 (0.93%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 104 (48.15%) Finance
2 34 (15.74%) Banking
3 29 (13.43%) Front Office
4 18 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 14 (6.48%) Back Office
6 9 (4.17%) Retail
7 4 (1.85%) German Language
8 3 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.93%) Legal
10 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 93 (43.06%) Analyst
2 82 (37.96%) Developer
3 43 (19.91%) Business Analyst
4 18 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 16 (7.41%) Applications Support
6 13 (6.02%) Support Analyst
6 13 (6.02%) Test Analyst
6 13 (6.02%) SQL Developer
7 12 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 12 (5.56%) Consultant
7 12 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 10 (4.63%) Analyst Developer
9 8 (3.70%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.24%) Designer
10 7 (3.24%) Test Leader
11 5 (2.31%) Programmer
11 5 (2.31%) Analyst Programmer
12 4 (1.85%) Lead Developer
12 4 (1.85%) SQL Programmer
12 4 (1.85%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.35%) .NET
2 15 (6.94%) XML
3 8 (3.70%) Web Services
4 7 (3.24%) WSDL
5 6 (2.78%) Silverlight
6 5 (2.31%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.85%) Middleware
8 3 (1.39%) WCF
8 3 (1.39%) WPF
8 3 (1.39%) LINQ
9 2 (0.93%) jQuery
9 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.93%) HTML5
9 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 2 (0.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (0.93%) CSS3
9 2 (0.93%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (0.93%) HTML
9 2 (0.93%) J2EE
9 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.35%) Equities
2 22 (10.19%) Derivative
3 18 (8.33%) Reference Data
4 12 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (5.09%) Data Integration
5 11 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.63%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.39%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.93%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.93%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (0.93%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.93%) Swaptions
8 2 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.46%) iPad
9 1 (0.46%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.46%) Kindle
9 1 (0.46%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.46%) Wiki
9 1 (0.46%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.63%) Windows
2 7 (3.24%) UNIX
3 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (53.24%) Asset Management
2 73 (33.80%) Investment Management
3 59 (27.31%) Data Management
4 47 (21.76%) ETL
5 35 (16.20%) Data Modelling
6 33 (15.28%) Data Analysis
7 31 (14.35%) Business Analysis
8 24 (11.11%) Workflow
9 23 (10.65%) Waterfall
10 22 (10.19%) Enterprise Data Management
11 19 (8.80%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (6.94%) Data Mapping
14 14 (6.48%) Migration
15 13 (6.02%) Test Scripting
15 13 (6.02%) Fund Management
16 12 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (5.09%) Project Management
17 11 (5.09%) Risk Management
17 11 (5.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 114 (52.78%) SQL
2 30 (13.89%) T-SQL
3 11 (5.09%) C#
4 10 (4.63%) Java
5 8 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.78%) VBA
7 5 (2.31%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.85%) C
9 3 (1.39%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.39%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.39%) XPath
10 2 (0.93%) VB
10 2 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (1.39%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) ISEB
2 2 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.46%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.39%) QA
1 3 (1.39%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.93%) SLA
2 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (0.93%) Solvency II
2 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (11.57%) Control-M
2 12 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.46%) Foglight
Vendors
1 36 (16.67%) Charles River
2 23 (10.65%) Bloomberg
3 21 (9.72%) Oracle
4 17 (7.87%) thinkFolio
5 16 (7.41%) GoldenSource
6 11 (5.09%) HP
7 10 (4.63%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.63%) Reuters
7 10 (4.63%) RIMES
8 9 (4.17%) SimCorp
9 8 (3.70%) Fiserv
10 4 (1.85%) Calypso
10 4 (1.85%) Remedy
11 3 (1.39%) Informatica
11 3 (1.39%) SmartStream
11 3 (1.39%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.39%) SmartCo
11 3 (1.39%) Sophis
12 2 (0.93%) MKS
12 2 (0.93%) Sitecore
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