Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 122 123
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing thinkFolio 10 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.45% 0.046%
As % of the Business Applications category 10.75% 8.18% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
Scotland median daily rate £438 £400 -
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -
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 93 159 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.17% 5.50% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 84 69
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £234 £277 £289
90th Percentile £634 £596 £528
Scotland median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £22.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £35.63 -
% change year-on-year -10.18% - -

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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 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for thinkFolio in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Charles River
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (50.00%) Bloomberg
4 5 (50.00%) Investment Management
5 4 (40.00%) Markit EDM
6 3 (30.00%) iPad
6 3 (30.00%) iPhone
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (20.00%) FactSet
7 2 (20.00%) CODA
7 2 (20.00%) Middleware
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) IBM
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) ETL
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum

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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 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Charles River Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Charles River Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (30.00%) iPad
1 3 (30.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Equities
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 5 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Economics
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Charles River
2 5 (50.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (20.00%) Ab Initio
4 2 (20.00%) CODA
4 2 (20.00%) FactSet
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (10.00%) BISAM