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 25 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.

Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 87 75
Rank change year-on-year +25 -12  
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 20 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.68% 0.68% 0.84%
As % of the Business Applications category 26.32% 20.93% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 6
Median daily rate £550 £525 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +27.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £488 £463
% change year-on-year +12.82% +5.40%  
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 76 43 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 6.39% 3.25% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 30 18
Median daily rate £550 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

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

Markit EDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Markit EDM in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Markit EDM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 20 (71.43%) Finance
3 14 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
6 9 (32.14%) Data Management
7 8 (28.57%) FactSet
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (28.57%) Bloomberg
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) Charles River
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle
8 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
8 2 (7.14%) Kanban
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
9 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.57%) Equity Research
9 1 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.57%) Release Management
9 1 (3.57%) Project Management
9 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.57%) .NET

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 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
General
1 20 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Data Management
3 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 2 (7.14%) Kanban
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) SDLC
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Equity Research
5 1 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Bloomberg
1 8 (28.57%) FactSet
2 2 (7.14%) Charles River
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle