Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for FIX Protocol skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FIX Protocol over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 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 Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +120
Contract jobs citing FIX Protocol 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.45% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £595 - -
Scotland median daily rate £495 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

FIX Protocol is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 712 568 649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.61% 28.05% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 395 361
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - +10.71%
10th Percentile £314 £263 £265
90th Percentile £527 £525 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.59 £47.23 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.06% +214.87% -62.50%
10th Percentile £14.45 £42.16 £14.50
90th Percentile £32.72 £52.17 £15.50
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £35.50
% change year-on-year -62.55% +22.23% -11.25%

FIX Protocol
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for FIX Protocol in Edinburgh

FIX Protocol
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FIX Protocol in Edinburgh

FIX Protocol
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FIX Protocol in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FIX Protocol in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 13 (100.00%) Charles River
2 8 (61.54%) Fixed Income
2 8 (61.54%) Equities
2 8 (61.54%) thinkFolio
3 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
3 7 (53.85%) Front Office
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Markit EDM
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) Workflow
6 4 (30.77%) Time Management
6 4 (30.77%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (23.08%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Line Management
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (15.38%) Accounts Payable
8 2 (15.38%) Concur
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) Hyperion
8 2 (15.38%) CODA
8 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
8 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
8 2 (15.38%) MiFID
8 2 (15.38%) General Ledger

FIX Protocol
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 8 (61.54%) thinkFolio
2 5 (38.46%) Markit EDM
3 2 (15.38%) HFM
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Front Office
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Billing
3 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
4 1 (7.69%) Advertising
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Support
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Business Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Front Office Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Charles River Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Charles River Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Equities
1 8 (61.54%) Fixed Income
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Time Management
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow
3 3 (23.08%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Accounts Payable
4 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) MiFID
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Charles River
2 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
2 2 (15.38%) CODA
2 2 (15.38%) Concur
2 2 (15.38%) Hyperion
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle