Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 121 101
Rank change year-on-year -1 -20 -13
Contract jobs citing Derivative 12 3 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.42% 0.14% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 0.45% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 24
Edinburgh median daily rate £494 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £383 £285 £365
90th Percentile £644 £525 £650
Scotland median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%
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 815 673 907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.19% 31.55% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 369 425
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £260 £255 £225
90th Percentile £548 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% +16.67% +18.83%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.15 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -3.45%

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 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Derivative in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative 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 Derivative.

1 9 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (50.00%) Equities
3 5 (41.67%) Fixed Income
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) GDPR
4 3 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (25.00%) Solvency II
4 3 (25.00%) FATCA
4 3 (25.00%) MiFID
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Front Office
5 2 (16.67%) Charles River
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) Swaptions
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 1 (8.33%) EMIR

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Front Office
2 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Asset Management Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Derivatives Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) FpML
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) LINQ
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Equities
2 5 (41.67%) Fixed Income
3 2 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (8.33%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
5 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) FATCA
1 3 (25.00%) GDPR
1 3 (25.00%) MiFID
1 3 (25.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (8.33%) EMIR
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Charles River