Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for thinkFolio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited thinkFolio over the 6 months to 20 July 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.

Markit thinkFolio
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 107 137
Rank change year-on-year -13 +30 -15
Contract jobs citing thinkFolio 20 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 14.60% 3.42% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £595 £538 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.70% +43.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £438 £401 £363
90th Percentile £638 £684 £388
Scotland median daily rate £595 £538 £375
% change year-on-year +10.70% +43.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

thinkFolio is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 137 117 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.53% 5.19% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 68 87
Edinburgh median daily rate £428 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +18.75% -1.23%
10th Percentile £239 £310 £263
90th Percentile £588 £675 £538
Scotland median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - £26.00

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Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for thinkFolio in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for thinkFolio in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing thinkFolio in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for thinkFolio in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 14 (70.00%) Charles River
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) Bloomberg
3 10 (50.00%) CODA
3 10 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
5 8 (40.00%) Investment Management
6 7 (35.00%) Data Integration
6 7 (35.00%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (35.00%) Ab Initio
6 7 (35.00%) Middleware
7 6 (30.00%) Hyperion
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (30.00%) Front Office
7 6 (30.00%) Sitecore
8 5 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (25.00%) Markit EDM
8 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 5 (25.00%) ETL
8 5 (25.00%) IBM
9 4 (20.00%) Workflow
9 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
9 4 (20.00%) Equities
9 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
9 4 (20.00%) FactSet
10 2 (10.00%) HFM

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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 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (10.00%) HFM
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Front Office
3 2 (10.00%) Billing
3 2 (10.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Architect
2 11 (55.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Business Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Data Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Charles River Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Data Integration Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Database Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Deskside Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Deskside Support
7 1 (5.00%) Deskside Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
7 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.00%) ETL Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Middleware Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) FIX Protocol
1 7 (35.00%) Middleware
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Equities
1 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 8 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 7 (35.00%) Data Integration
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) ETL
5 5 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) Workflow
7 2 (10.00%) Accounts Payable
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
8 1 (5.00%) Data Management
8 1 (5.00%) Economics
8 1 (5.00%) Fund Management
8 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (5.00%) Service Design
8 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Charles River
2 12 (60.00%) Bloomberg
3 10 (50.00%) CODA
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) Ab Initio
6 6 (30.00%) Hyperion
6 6 (30.00%) Sitecore
7 5 (25.00%) IBM
8 4 (20.00%) FactSet
9 2 (10.00%) Concur
9 2 (10.00%) Informatica
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow