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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Rank 469 491 478
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 109 84 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.46% 1.86% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 51 50
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
4437 4519 4128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.20% 8.62% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2533 2466 2090
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £408 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 47 66
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.30 £16.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

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 30 March 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 7 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 30 March 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 +19 94 £575 - 16
London +36 90 £575 - 16
City of London +27 29 £650 +13.04% 8
Scotland -21 11 £475 -13.63% 8
Edinburgh -11 7 £475 -13.63% 8
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 175 (67.57%) SQL
2 141 (54.44%) Finance
3 102 (39.38%) Asset Management
4 95 (36.68%) Investment Management
5 84 (32.43%) SQL Server
6 69 (26.64%) Data Management
7 54 (20.85%) Enterprise Data Management
8 42 (16.22%) ETL
9 39 (15.06%) Back Office
10 38 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
11 36 (13.90%) Equities
11 36 (13.90%) .NET
11 36 (13.90%) T-SQL
11 36 (13.90%) Banking
12 35 (13.51%) Derivative
12 35 (13.51%) thinkFolio
13 34 (13.13%) Charles River
14 33 (12.74%) Control-M
14 33 (12.74%) Front Office
15 32 (12.36%) Oracle
16 28 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
17 27 (10.42%) C#
17 27 (10.42%) Project Management
18 23 (8.88%) Data Modelling
18 23 (8.88%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (8.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 19 (7.34%) Investment Banking
21 18 (6.95%) Data Analysis
22 17 (6.56%) Data Cleansing

Markit EDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (3.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.93%) MS Office
2 5 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (13.51%) thinkFolio
2 9 (3.47%) Eagle PACE
3 5 (1.93%) LatentZero
4 4 (1.54%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.39%) Eikon
6 1 (0.39%) PORTIA
6 1 (0.39%) Agresso
6 1 (0.39%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.39%) Minerva
6 1 (0.39%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.39%) SunGard APT
6 1 (0.39%) Investran
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (8.88%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (8.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (5.02%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.09%) Data Mining
8 6 (2.32%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.32%) DTS
9 4 (1.54%) QlikView
10 3 (1.16%) Data Mart
10 3 (1.16%) DB2 UDB
10 3 (1.16%) DB2
10 3 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.77%) PowerCenter
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.39%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (2.70%) Toad
1 7 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.32%) JIRA
3 5 (1.93%) ERwin
3 5 (1.93%) Subversion
3 5 (1.93%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.54%) FitNesse
4 4 (1.54%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.16%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 141 (54.44%) Finance
2 39 (15.06%) Back Office
3 36 (13.90%) Banking
4 33 (12.74%) Front Office
5 19 (7.34%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.32%) Retail
7 4 (1.54%) Advertising
8 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.77%) German Language
10 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 132 (50.97%) Developer
2 91 (35.14%) Analyst
3 27 (10.42%) Business Analyst
4 24 (9.27%) Senior Developer
5 23 (8.88%) Applications Support
6 16 (6.18%) Support Analyst
7 15 (5.79%) Test Analyst
7 15 (5.79%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (3.47%) Data Analyst
8 9 (3.47%) Analyst Developer
9 8 (3.09%) C# Developer
9 8 (3.09%) Project Manager
9 8 (3.09%) Consultant
9 8 (3.09%) SQL Developer
10 6 (2.32%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (1.93%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (1.93%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (1.93%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (1.54%) QA Analyst
12 4 (1.54%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (13.90%) .NET
2 15 (5.79%) WCF
3 13 (5.02%) XML
4 9 (3.47%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.09%) Middleware
5 8 (3.09%) WinForms
6 7 (2.70%) WPF
6 7 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (2.32%) MSMQ
8 5 (1.93%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.54%) JSON
9 4 (1.54%) Silverlight
9 4 (1.54%) REST
9 4 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (1.16%) JMS
10 3 (1.16%) SOAP
11 2 (0.77%) Web Services
11 2 (0.77%) XSD
11 2 (0.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (13.90%) Equities
3 35 (13.51%) Derivative
4 16 (6.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (5.79%) Contract for Difference
6 13 (5.02%) Fixed Income
7 11 (4.25%) Reference Data
8 8 (3.09%) Data Integration
9 7 (2.70%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.16%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.16%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.77%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.77%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.77%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.39%) Kindle
12 1 (0.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.56%) UNIX
2 12 (4.63%) Windows
3 8 (3.09%) Linux
4 6 (2.32%) AIX
4 6 (2.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (39.38%) Asset Management
2 95 (36.68%) Investment Management
3 69 (26.64%) Data Management
4 54 (20.85%) Enterprise Data Management
5 42 (16.22%) ETL
6 27 (10.42%) Project Management
7 23 (8.88%) Data Modelling
7 23 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (6.95%) Data Analysis
9 17 (6.56%) Data Cleansing
9 17 (6.56%) Data Governance
10 16 (6.18%) Master Data Management
11 15 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (5.41%) Waterfall
13 13 (5.02%) Business Analysis
14 10 (3.86%) Systems Analysis
14 10 (3.86%) Change Management
14 10 (3.86%) Data Mapping
15 9 (3.47%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 175 (67.57%) SQL
2 36 (13.90%) T-SQL
3 27 (10.42%) C#
4 10 (3.86%) PL/SQL
5 8 (3.09%) Java
6 7 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.32%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.16%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.16%) VBA
8 3 (1.16%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.77%) Korn
9 2 (0.77%) C
10 1 (0.39%) VB
10 1 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (1.54%) ISEB
2 3 (1.16%) PMP
2 3 (1.16%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.16%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.47%) QA
2 3 (1.16%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 33 (12.74%) Control-M
2 8 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (13.13%) Charles River
2 32 (12.36%) Oracle
3 13 (5.02%) Bloomberg
4 8 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.70%) HP
5 7 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.93%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.54%) SimCorp
8 3 (1.16%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.16%) Informatica
8 3 (1.16%) Metastorm
8 3 (1.16%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.77%) Reuters
9 2 (0.77%) IBM
9 2 (0.77%) Sybase
9 2 (0.77%) RIMES
10 1 (0.39%) Yardi
10 1 (0.39%) Fiserv
10 1 (0.39%) BI-SAM
10 1 (0.39%) FactSet
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