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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Derivatives
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 71 93 82
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11  
Contract jobs citing Derivative 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.44% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £550 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £313 £463
% change year-on-year +60.00% -32.43%  
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 282 454 300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 32.01% 29.85% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 217 175
Median daily rate £395 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £290 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Median hourly rate £52.17 £39.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.76% +160.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

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

Derivative
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 2 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management

Derivative
Top Related 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 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management