Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 6 months to 17 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.

Equities
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 118 115
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +6
Contract jobs citing Equities 18 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.092% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.21% 0.29% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £250 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -56.52% +24.32%
10th Percentile £375 £238 £501
90th Percentile £575 £263 £645
Scotland median daily rate £475 £400 £525
% change year-on-year +18.75% -23.81% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Equities 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 816 682 913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.98% 31.40% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 375 429
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £225
90th Percentile £548 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% +18.18% +18.83%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.52 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £35.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -31.91% +67.86% -3.45%

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Equities in Edinburgh

Equities
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Equities in Edinburgh

Equities
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Equities in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Equities in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Equities 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 Equities.

1 16 (88.89%) Fixed Income
2 12 (66.67%) Charles River
3 11 (61.11%) thinkFolio
3 11 (61.11%) Portfolio Management
4 10 (55.56%) Asset Management
4 10 (55.56%) Front Office
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) Workflow
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
6 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (38.89%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (33.33%) Derivative
8 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
8 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (16.67%) MiFID
9 3 (16.67%) Solvency II
9 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) FATCA
9 3 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (16.67%) GDPR
10 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
11 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
11 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
11 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (5.56%) Back Office
11 1 (5.56%) Banking
11 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (5.56%) C#

Equities
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:

Business Applications
1 11 (61.11%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (55.56%) Front Office
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Analyst
2 16 (88.89%) Business Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Business Manager
3 7 (38.89%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Investment Management Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Fixed Income
2 6 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.56%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Portfolio Management
2 10 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (38.89%) Workflow
4 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) FATCA
1 3 (16.67%) GDPR
1 3 (16.67%) MiFID
1 3 (16.67%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Charles River