Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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 thinkFolio
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 122 122
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -3
Contract jobs citing thinkFolio 13 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.094% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.33% 1.87% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 - £600
10th Percentile £375 - £450
90th Percentile £508 - £680
Scotland median daily rate £400 - £600
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 156 107 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.40% 5.02% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 72 126
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £372 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.45% -17.28% -
10th Percentile £276 £286 £269
90th Percentile £599 £525 £650
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £22.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.63 - £36.75

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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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 13 (100.00%) Charles River
2 12 (92.31%) Fixed Income
2 12 (92.31%) Portfolio Management
3 11 (84.62%) Equities
4 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
4 7 (53.85%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (53.85%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (53.85%) Front Office
4 7 (53.85%) Workflow
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Investment Management
6 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.69%) iPhone
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.69%) iPad
7 1 (7.69%) Banking
7 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
7 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
7 1 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management
7 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Active Directory

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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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Front Office
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Analyst
2 12 (92.31%) Business Analyst
3 7 (53.85%) Business Manager
3 7 (53.85%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Fixed Income
2 11 (84.62%) Equities
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Portfolio Management
2 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (53.85%) Workflow
3 5 (38.46%) Investment Management
4 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Charles River
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow