Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Derivative over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Derivatives
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 109 138
Rank change year-on-year -9 +29 -17
Contract jobs citing Derivative 19 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.63% 0.31% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 1.12% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £420 £460 £513
90th Percentile £650 £593 £538
Scotland median daily rate £475 £525 £400
% change year-on-year -9.52% +31.25% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Derivative is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 880 627 947
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 29.07% 28.15% 33.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 360 472
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £383 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.84% -10.00% +13.33%
10th Percentile £285 £213 £280
90th Percentile £544 £525 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.25 £43.39 £18.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.24% +129.49% +9.61%
10th Percentile £12.60 £18.18 £12.72
90th Percentile £36.38 £48.71 £49.13
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £34.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -48.53% -12.26% +98.72%

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Derivative in Edinburgh

Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Derivative in Edinburgh

Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Derivative in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Derivative in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative 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 Derivative.

1 18 (94.74%) Fixed Income
2 11 (57.89%) Equities
2 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (52.63%) Asset Management
4 8 (42.11%) Data Mapping
5 7 (36.84%) Front Office
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) Migration
7 5 (26.32%) MiFID
7 5 (26.32%) Solvency II
7 5 (26.32%) FATCA
7 5 (26.32%) Target Operating Model
7 5 (26.32%) GDPR
8 4 (21.05%) Client Onboarding
8 4 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (15.79%) Test Planning
10 2 (10.53%) Charles River
10 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
11 1 (5.26%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
11 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis

Derivative
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:

General
1 7 (36.84%) Front Office
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) Business Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Asset Management Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Asset Management Business Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Investment Management Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Asset Management Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) Fixed Income
2 11 (57.89%) Equities
3 1 (5.26%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (52.63%) Asset Management
3 8 (42.11%) Data Mapping
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (21.05%) Client Onboarding
5 4 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (15.79%) Test Planning
7 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
8 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) FATCA
1 5 (26.32%) GDPR
1 5 (26.32%) MiFID
1 5 (26.32%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Charles River