Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Markit EDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Markit EDM over the 6 months to 17 January 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 Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 155 91
Rank change year-on-year +18 -64 +26
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 47 15 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.99% 0.40% 1.89%
As % of the Business Applications category 16.21% 7.73% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 9 80
Scotland median daily rate £450 £458 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% -12.86% -
10th Percentile £312 £454 £413
90th Percentile £589 £492 £714
UK median daily rate £550 £463 £550
% change year-on-year +18.92% -15.91% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Markit EDM 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 Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 290 194 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 6.10% 5.12% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 115 217
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £297 £263 £278
90th Percentile £584 £533 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27.25 £36.25 £34.63
90th Percentile £39.11 £38.75 £45.10
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -35.71% +14.62%

Markit EDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Markit EDM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Markit EDM in Scotland

Markit EDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Markit EDM in Scotland

Markit EDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Markit EDM in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Markit EDM in Scotland

Markit EDM
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 Markit EDM within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 January 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 +3 47 £450 -1.64% 1
Markit EDM
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Markit EDM 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 Markit EDM.

1 35 (74.47%) Finance
2 27 (57.45%) Asset Management
3 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
3 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (29.79%) Charles River
5 12 (25.53%) SQL
5 12 (25.53%) ETL
5 12 (25.53%) Data Management
6 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
7 9 (19.15%) SDLC
7 9 (19.15%) Investment Management
7 9 (19.15%) FitNesse
7 9 (19.15%) Bloomberg
7 9 (19.15%) Front Office
8 8 (17.02%) Fixed Income
9 7 (14.89%) EMIR
10 6 (12.77%) MiFID
11 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
12 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
12 4 (8.51%) Portfolio Management
12 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Data Management
12 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.51%) Scrum
12 4 (8.51%) Banking
13 3 (6.38%) Legal
13 3 (6.38%) C#
13 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (6.38%) Analytics
13 3 (6.38%) FIX Protocol

Markit EDM
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 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (74.47%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Front Office
3 4 (8.51%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) Analyst
3 15 (31.91%) Test Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Architect
4 6 (12.77%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Data Management Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Integration Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Integration Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Integration Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) MiFID Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Asset Management
2 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.53%) Data Management
3 12 (25.53%) ETL
4 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
5 9 (19.15%) Investment Management
5 9 (19.15%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Data Management
7 4 (8.51%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
7 4 (8.51%) Scrum
7 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.38%) Analytics
8 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) Defect Management
9 2 (4.26%) Migration
10 1 (2.13%) IT Strategy
10 1 (2.13%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) EMIR
2 6 (12.77%) MiFID
3 2 (4.26%) QA
4 1 (2.13%) AIFMD
4 1 (2.13%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Charles River
2 9 (19.15%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com