Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Asset Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Asset Management over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Asset Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 45 75
Rank change year-on-year -15 +30 -42
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 87 109 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.93% 3.91% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 4.61% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 34
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% -11.58%
10th Percentile £324 £316 £313
90th Percentile £540 £575 £556
Scotland median daily rate £425 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £43.39 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +116.95% +23.08%
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £43.39 £9.23
% change year-on-year -26.25% +370.10% -43.20%

Asset Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,631 2,365 1,899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.68% 84.77% 85.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,347 1,379 1,077
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +1.97%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £545 £513
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £353
% change year-on-year +2.56% +10.56% -5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 25
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £16.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.88% -14.46% +21.88%
10th Percentile £10.90 £11.22 £11.20
90th Percentile £43.96 £37.52 £47.03
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Asset Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in Edinburgh

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Asset Management in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in Edinburgh

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in Edinburgh

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Asset Management in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 62 (71.26%) Finance
2 26 (29.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (22.99%) Investment Management
4 19 (21.84%) Software Asset Management
5 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (19.54%) Migration
7 15 (17.24%) Project Management
8 14 (16.09%) SQL
9 13 (14.94%) Banking
10 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
11 11 (12.64%) Legal
12 10 (11.49%) Advertising
12 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
13 9 (10.34%) Charles River
13 9 (10.34%) Fund Accounting
13 9 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (9.20%) Test Automation
14 8 (9.20%) Software Licensing
14 8 (9.20%) Data Centre
14 8 (9.20%) Markit EDM
14 8 (9.20%) Oracle
15 7 (8.05%) ITIL
15 7 (8.05%) ETL
15 7 (8.05%) Scrum
15 7 (8.05%) Front Office
15 7 (8.05%) Fund Management
16 6 (6.90%) Wealth Management
16 6 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (6.90%) Configuration Management
17 5 (5.75%) IBM

Asset Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Markit EDM
2 5 (5.75%) thinkFolio
3 1 (1.15%) assyst
3 1 (1.15%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) DHCP
2 2 (2.30%) SAN
3 1 (1.15%) DNS
3 1 (1.15%) Skype
3 1 (1.15%) SMS
3 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (2.30%) OLAP
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) FitNesse
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.15%) JIRA
4 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (71.26%) Finance
2 13 (14.94%) Banking
3 11 (12.64%) Legal
4 10 (11.49%) Advertising
5 7 (8.05%) Front Office
6 2 (2.30%) Back Office
6 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Retail
7 1 (1.15%) Billing
7 1 (1.15%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.15%) Publishing
7 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (40.23%) Analyst
2 13 (14.94%) Project Manager
2 13 (14.94%) Software Analyst
3 12 (13.79%) Asset Management Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Developer
5 7 (8.05%) IT Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Tester
7 5 (5.75%) Asset Management Project Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Automation Tester
7 5 (5.75%) Configuration Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Investment Management Business Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Procurement Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) Middleware
2 4 (4.60%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.75%) CMDB
3 4 (4.60%) Derivative
3 4 (4.60%) Equities
3 4 (4.60%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.30%) Clustering
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.15%) PKI
6 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Unix
1 5 (5.75%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) AIX
3 1 (1.15%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (22.99%) Investment Management
3 19 (21.84%) Software Asset Management
4 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (19.54%) Migration
6 15 (17.24%) Project Management
7 9 (10.34%) Fund Accounting
7 9 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (9.20%) Software Licensing
8 8 (9.20%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.05%) ETL
9 7 (8.05%) Fund Management
9 7 (8.05%) ITIL
9 7 (8.05%) Scrum
10 6 (6.90%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.90%) Wealth Management
11 5 (5.75%) Data Management
11 5 (5.75%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.09%) SQL
2 4 (4.60%) C#
3 2 (2.30%) PHP
3 2 (2.30%) Python
3 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) CISSP
1 2 (2.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) CISA
2 1 (1.15%) CISM
2 1 (1.15%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) FATCA
1 3 (3.45%) GDPR
1 3 (3.45%) MiFID
1 3 (3.45%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) COBIT
3 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.15%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.30%) XenApp
2 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.15%) vSphere
3 1 (1.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) FlexNet
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.15%) Ansible
2 1 (1.15%) Control-M
2 1 (1.15%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) SCCM
2 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) Charles River
3 8 (9.20%) Oracle
4 5 (5.75%) Ab Initio
4 5 (5.75%) Bloomberg
4 5 (5.75%) IBM
5 4 (4.60%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.45%) Avaya
6 3 (3.45%) Verint
6 3 (3.45%) VMware
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco
7 2 (2.30%) Citrix
7 2 (2.30%) CODA
7 2 (2.30%) FactSet
7 2 (2.30%) HP
7 2 (2.30%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.30%) Speakerbus
7 2 (2.30%) Teradata
8 1 (1.15%) BISAM
8 1 (1.15%) Brocade