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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 - 85
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Derivative 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.42% - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.64% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £500 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £320 £425
% change year-on-year +56.25% -24.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Derivative is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 304 451 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.55% 34.04% 23.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 219 168
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £521 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 11
Median hourly rate £43.39 £47.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +137.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Derivative as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) Front Office
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Market Risk
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) IIBA
4 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (16.67%) Fund Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma

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 3 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Derivatives Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Market Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Market Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Market Risk
1 2 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Fund Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) IIBA
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB