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 3 months to 25 March 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.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Charles River
UK / Scotland
Rank 105 111 112
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs citing Charles River 2 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.73% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 1.80% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 8
Median daily rate £638 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -4.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £638 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +21.42% -4.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 761 1055 1042
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.36% 40.77% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 582 552
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 35
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +168.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £13.80 £12.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Charles River
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Charles River as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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
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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 2 £638 +21.42%
Charles River
UK

Charles River
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Charles River 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Charles River.

1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) thinkFolio
3 2 (40.00%) Fund Accounting
3 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (20.00%) Equities
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) MiFID
4 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management

Charles River
Top Related 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Charles River Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Fund Accounting
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg