Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 24 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 Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 667 797 712
Rank change year-on-year +130 -85 -65
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 231 89 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.085% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.83% 1.02% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 68 135
UK median daily rate £550 £458 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.22% -16.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £409 £402 £413
90th Percentile £688 £754 £720
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £458 £550
% change year-on-year +9.29% -16.82% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8151 8765 9393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.35% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4817 5231 5215
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.30% +1.16%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 100 142
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.08% +6.31%
10th Percentile £12.26 £10.16 £12.00
90th Percentile £62.10 £88.20 £57.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.58 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.37% +12.73% -12.70%

Markit EDM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Markit EDM in the UK

Markit EDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Markit EDM in the UK

Markit EDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Markit EDM over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Markit EDM in the UK

Markit EDM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Markit EDM.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Markit EDM in the UK

Markit EDM
Top 5 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
England +112 188 £550 +20.22% 2
London +96 174 £550 +19.57% 2
UK excluding London +69 57 £500 +9.29%
Scotland +26 43 £475 +3.83%
South East - 14 £550 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 with a requirement for Markit EDM.

1 149 (64.50%) SQL
2 141 (61.04%) Asset Management
3 94 (40.69%) Investment Management
4 85 (36.80%) Finance
5 64 (27.71%) SQL Server
6 56 (24.24%) Data Management
7 49 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (21.21%) ETL
8 45 (19.48%) Charles River
9 38 (16.45%) Data Analysis
10 32 (13.85%) T-SQL
11 28 (12.12%) Data Modelling
11 28 (12.12%) Front Office
12 24 (10.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (9.96%) Data Architecture
14 22 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (9.09%) Bloomberg
15 21 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
16 20 (8.66%) MiFID
16 20 (8.66%) Fixed Income
17 19 (8.23%) C#
17 19 (8.23%) Hedge funds
18 18 (7.79%) Test Automation
18 18 (7.79%) QA
18 18 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
18 18 (7.79%) Microsoft
19 17 (7.36%) Business Analysis
20 16 (6.93%) Fund Management
21 15 (6.49%) Data Governance
21 15 (6.49%) Performance Tuning

Markit EDM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (5.63%) SimCorp Dimension
2 12 (5.19%) Eagle PACE
3 8 (3.46%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.87%) Bloomberg AIM
4 2 (0.87%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 2 (0.87%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.03%) Boomi
2 5 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.73%) Amazon Glacier
3 4 (1.73%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.03%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (27.71%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.16%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.87%) Big Data
8 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.87%) QlikView
9 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.43%) DataStage
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.43%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.43%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (4.33%) FitNesse
2 7 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.60%) JIRA
3 6 (2.60%) MSTest
4 1 (0.43%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 85 (36.80%) Finance
2 28 (12.12%) Front Office
3 14 (6.06%) Banking
4 8 (3.46%) Back Office
5 7 (3.03%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.73%) Legal
7 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 102 (44.16%) Developer
2 92 (39.83%) Analyst
3 37 (16.02%) Data Analyst
4 27 (11.69%) Consultant
4 27 (11.69%) Test Analyst
5 23 (9.96%) Business Analyst
6 19 (8.23%) SQL Developer
7 17 (7.36%) Asset Management Analyst
7 17 (7.36%) Implementation Consultant
8 16 (6.93%) Data Business Analyst
9 11 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
10 10 (4.33%) ETL Developer
11 8 (3.46%) Asset Management Business Analyst
11 8 (3.46%) Investment Management Business Analyst
12 7 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (3.03%) SQL Data Analyst
12 7 (3.03%) Support Analyst
13 6 (2.60%) IT Analyst
13 6 (2.60%) QA Analyst
14 5 (2.16%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.90%) XML
2 8 (3.46%) Middleware
3 7 (3.03%) RESTful
4 3 (1.30%) .NET
4 3 (1.30%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.87%) FIXML
5 2 (0.87%) Web Services
5 2 (0.87%) XSD
5 2 (0.87%) XSLT
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.43%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.43%) WCF
6 1 (0.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (8.66%) Fixed Income
3 19 (8.23%) Hedge funds
4 14 (6.06%) Equities
5 13 (5.63%) Derivative
5 13 (5.63%) Reference Data
6 10 (4.33%) Data Structures
7 8 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.73%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.30%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.87%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (0.87%) Pricing Data
11 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.19%) Windows
2 10 (4.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (61.04%) Asset Management
2 94 (40.69%) Investment Management
3 56 (24.24%) Data Management
4 49 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (21.21%) ETL
5 38 (16.45%) Data Analysis
6 28 (12.12%) Data Modelling
7 23 (9.96%) Data Architecture
8 18 (7.79%) Test Automation
8 18 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (7.36%) Business Analysis
10 16 (6.93%) Fund Management
11 15 (6.49%) Data Governance
11 15 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (6.06%) SDLC
13 12 (5.19%) Portfolio Management
13 12 (5.19%) Scrum
14 10 (4.33%) Test Scripting
15 9 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (3.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 149 (64.50%) SQL
2 32 (13.85%) T-SQL
3 19 (8.23%) C#
4 7 (3.03%) Java
5 5 (2.16%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (0.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.66%) MiFID
2 18 (7.79%) QA
3 12 (5.19%) EMIR
4 8 (3.46%) Data Quality
5 5 (2.16%) AIFMD
5 5 (2.16%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.87%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.60%) Control-M
2 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (19.48%) Charles River
2 21 (9.09%) Bloomberg
3 18 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.06%) Oracle
5 13 (5.63%) SimCorp
6 7 (3.03%) Dell
7 6 (2.60%) Murex
8 5 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.73%) FactSet
9 4 (1.73%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.87%) GoldenSource
10 2 (0.87%) Informatica
11 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.43%) RedGate
11 1 (0.43%) SAP
11 1 (0.43%) Tableau