The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Financial Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Modelling over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Financial Modelling
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 100 86
Rank change year-on-year +22 -14  
Contract jobs citing Financial Modelling 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.081% 0.074% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.087% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -21.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £380 £450
% change year-on-year +11.18% -15.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 - -

Financial Modelling is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1025 1149 1165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.47% 85.30% 82.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 628 605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 13
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -14.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.61 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Financial Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Financial Modelling as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Modelling in Edinburgh

Financial Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Modelling in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Financial Modelling 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 Financial Modelling.

1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis

Financial Modelling
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Excel Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modeller
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBA