Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Charles River products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Charles River over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Charles River Systems, Inc.

Charles River
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 110 104
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 -26
Contract jobs citing Charles River 30 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.04% 0.66% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 3.07% 1.57% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 20
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - -
10th Percentile £373 £505 £413
90th Percentile £623 £584 £713
Scotland median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Charles River is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 978 893 1011
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.83% 41.87% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 472 489
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -2.64%
10th Percentile £242 £225 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £518
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% -2.56% +25.27%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.88 £10.65
90th Percentile £43.39 £50.19 £34.57
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +48.48% +13.75% -8.69%

Charles River
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Charles River as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Charles River in Edinburgh

Charles River
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Charles River in Edinburgh

Charles River
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Charles River in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Charles River in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Charles River also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Charles River.

1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 14 (46.67%) Markit EDM
3 14 (46.67%) Fixed Income
3 14 (46.67%) Front Office
4 13 (43.33%) Asset Management
4 13 (43.33%) thinkFolio
5 12 (40.00%) Equities
6 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
6 11 (36.67%) Investment Management
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (23.33%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
9 7 (23.33%) Workflow
10 6 (20.00%) SQL
10 6 (20.00%) MiFID
11 5 (16.67%) FitNesse
11 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (16.67%) EMIR
12 4 (13.33%) SDLC
13 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
13 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
13 3 (10.00%) ETL
13 3 (10.00%) Banking
14 2 (6.67%) Derivative
14 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
14 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
15 1 (3.33%) AIFMD

Charles River
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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Markit EDM
2 13 (43.33%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) FitNesse
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) Front Office
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Analyst
2 15 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Business Manager
3 7 (23.33%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Architect
5 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Integration Developer
7 1 (3.33%) MiFID Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Fixed Income
2 12 (40.00%) Equities
3 2 (6.67%) Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 13 (43.33%) Asset Management
3 11 (36.67%) Investment Management
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
5 7 (23.33%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (23.33%) Workflow
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.33%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) ETL
8 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
10 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
10 1 (3.33%) Change Management
10 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (3.33%) ITIL
10 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) MiFID
2 5 (16.67%) EMIR
3 1 (3.33%) AIFMD
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow