The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Markit EDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Markit EDM over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 62 79
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17  
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 8 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.88% 2.04% 0.48%
As % of the Business Applications category 18.60% 36.47% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 6
Median daily rate £470 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.05% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -1.05% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Markit EDM is in the business application 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 43 85 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 4.74% 5.60% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 61 28
Median daily rate £463 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.62% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +39.58% +57.14%  

Markit EDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Markit EDM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Markit EDM in Edinburgh

Markit EDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Markit EDM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Markit EDM 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 Markit EDM.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) System Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) XML

Markit EDM
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) SSAS Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Twitter