Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 126 124
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -22
Contract jobs citing Derivative 16 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.33% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 1.17% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £463 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +90.00% -52.38%
10th Percentile £413 £373 £238
90th Percentile £546 £569 £263
Scotland median daily rate £475 £500 £325
% change year-on-year -5.00% +53.85% -27.78%
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 847 766 728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.54% 27.69% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 408 386
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.14% +5.83%
10th Percentile £284 £262 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £379 £350
% change year-on-year +5.54% +8.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +89.69% -2.68%
10th Percentile £12.20 £10.75 £10.78
90th Percentile £22.00 £43.39 £48.75
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -27.08% -29.41% +88.89%

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 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Derivative in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 13 (81.25%) Fixed Income
2 9 (56.25%) Data Mapping
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Equities
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Front Office
6 3 (18.75%) Solvency II
6 3 (18.75%) FATCA
6 3 (18.75%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (18.75%) MiFID
6 3 (18.75%) GDPR
6 3 (18.75%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (12.50%) Runbook
7 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) Calypso
7 2 (12.50%) Charles River
7 2 (12.50%) FpML
7 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
8 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
8 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing

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 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Front Office
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Asset Management Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Asset Management Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Management Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Derivatives Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) FpML
1 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Fixed Income
2 5 (31.25%) Equities
3 3 (18.75%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Data Mapping
2 5 (31.25%) Collaborative Working
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 2 (12.50%) Runbook
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) FATCA
1 3 (18.75%) GDPR
1 3 (18.75%) MiFID
1 3 (18.75%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Calypso
1 2 (12.50%) Charles River