Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 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.

IFRS 9 Financial Instruments
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 134 117
Rank change year-on-year -3 -17 +10
Contract jobs citing IFRS 9 5 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.036% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.40% 0.25% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 £625 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +21.95% -2.38%
10th Percentile £326 £588 £413
90th Percentile £401 £663 £638
Scotland median daily rate £350 £625 £513
% change year-on-year -44.00% +21.95% -2.38%
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 357 403 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.03% 14.44% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 231 165
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £213 £155
90th Percentile £559 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.37% -14.41% -14.42%
Scotland median hourly rate £17.38 £17.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.46% -31.50% -22.99%

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 23 October 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
1 5 (100.00%) IFRS
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) SPSS
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Economics
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Operations Research
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk

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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) EViews
2 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Report Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Economics
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) IFRS