Period
to 18 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Charles River products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Charles River over the 6 months to 18 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Charles River Systems, Inc.

Charles River
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 153 183
Rank change year-on-year -11 +30 -15
Contract jobs citing Charles River 36 7 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.69% 0.19% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 0.45% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 20
Scotland median daily rate £513 £544 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.75% +3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £359 £481 £375
90th Percentile £661 £686 £625
UK median daily rate £650 £638 £525
% change year-on-year +1.96% +21.43% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Charles River is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,986 1,561 2,437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.93% 41.30% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,162 831 1,267
Scotland median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £225
90th Percentile £525 £513 £513
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 57 73
Scotland median hourly rate £15.63 £30.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.92% -20.00% +97.37%
10th Percentile £10.14 £12.80 £11.30
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.17 £45.70
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%

Charles River
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Charles River as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Charles River in Scotland

Charles River
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Charles River in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Charles River in Scotland

Charles River
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Charles River in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Charles River in Scotland

Charles River
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Charles River within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 36 £513 -5.75% 1
Charles River
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Charles River 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Charles River.

1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 22 (61.11%) Asset Management
3 15 (41.67%) thinkFolio
4 13 (36.11%) FIX Protocol
5 11 (30.56%) Markit EDM
6 10 (27.78%) Front Office
6 10 (27.78%) Equities
6 10 (27.78%) Bloomberg
7 9 (25.00%) Fixed Income
7 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 7 (19.44%) CODA
9 7 (19.44%) Oracle
9 7 (19.44%) Hyperion
10 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (16.67%) Investment Management
11 5 (13.89%) Time Management
11 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (13.89%) ITIL
12 4 (11.11%) SQL
12 4 (11.11%) .NET
12 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.11%) Ab Initio
12 4 (11.11%) Workflow
12 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
12 4 (11.11%) Line Management
12 4 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
13 3 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
13 3 (8.33%) Data Integration

Charles River
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (41.67%) thinkFolio
2 11 (30.56%) Markit EDM
3 2 (5.56%) HFM
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (2.78%) DHCP
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) MPLS
1 1 (2.78%) Skype
1 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Front Office
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Billing
3 2 (5.56%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) Architect
3 12 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (25.00%) Applications Support
5 7 (19.44%) Support Analyst
6 6 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (16.67%) Charles River Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Business Manager
8 4 (11.11%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
9 3 (8.33%) Application Support Team Leader
9 3 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
9 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
10 2 (5.56%) Charles River Support Analyst
10 2 (5.56%) Data Architect
10 2 (5.56%) Integration Architect
10 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
11 1 (2.78%) Data Business Analyst
11 1 (2.78%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Equities
2 9 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.56%) Derivative
4 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) iPad
5 1 (2.78%) iPhone
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Asset Management
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (13.89%) Time Management
5 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Line Management
5 4 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (11.11%) Workflow
6 3 (8.33%) Conflict Management
6 3 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 3 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (8.33%) ETL
6 3 (8.33%) Fund Management
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.56%) Accounts Payable
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) MiFID
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
2 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Bloomberg
2 7 (19.44%) CODA
2 7 (19.44%) Hyperion
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Ab Initio
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Concur
4 2 (5.56%) FactSet
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 2 (5.56%) Informatica
4 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.78%) CA
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) CyberArk
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) Splunk
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec
5 1 (2.78%) Varonis