Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for IFRS 9 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IFRS 9 over the 6 months to 22 April 2019 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.

IFRS 9 Financial Instruments
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 130 109
Rank change year-on-year +12 -21 +26
Contract jobs citing IFRS 9 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.17% 0.67% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Edinburgh median daily rate - - £475
Scotland median daily rate - - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

IFRS 9 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 256 446 243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.59% 15.88% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 293 153
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.54%
10th Percentile £168 £203 £149
90th Percentile £549 £554 £543
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.25 £35.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.29% +47.37% +75.93%
10th Percentile £11.95 £14.31 £21.63
90th Percentile £32.23 £121.25 £24.88
Scotland median hourly rate £21.56 £32.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -33.68% +41.30% +17.95%

IFRS 9
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing IFRS 9 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for IFRS 9 in Edinburgh

IFRS 9
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IFRS 9 in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for IFRS 9 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing IFRS 9 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 IFRS 9.

1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) IFRS
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Basel II
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Base SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Basel III
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team

IFRS 9
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Base SAS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Regulatory Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) IFRS
2 1 (33.33%) Basel II
2 1 (33.33%) Basel III