Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 779 681 793
Rank change year-on-year -98 +112 -84
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 94 226 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.095% 0.23% 0.081%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.50% 2.87% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 165 59
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +18.92% -15.91%
10th Percentile £425 £408 £402
90th Percentile £738 £688 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £494 £458
% change year-on-year -3.80% +7.92% -12.86%
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 6,279 7,884 8,230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.32% 7.86% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,656 4,766 4,997
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £305
90th Percentile £663 £650 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 72 79
UK median hourly rate £35.75 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.89% - -35.71%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.55 £7.80
90th Percentile £69.88 £57.79 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.71 £21.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +60.52% -12.50% -28.80%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -86 83 £600 +9.09% 7
London -74 79 £606 +10.23% 7
UK excluding London -78 15 £475 -3.80%
Scotland -33 11 £450 -
South East -8 4 £600 +9.09%

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Markit EDM 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 with a requirement for Markit EDM.

1 60 (63.83%) Asset Management
2 58 (61.70%) SQL
3 35 (37.23%) Investment Management
4 30 (31.91%) Finance
5 26 (27.66%) Data Management
6 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (20.21%) Test Automation
8 18 (19.15%) Bloomberg
9 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
9 15 (15.96%) Front Office
9 15 (15.96%) Fixed Income
9 15 (15.96%) Equities
9 15 (15.96%) Enterprise Data Management
9 15 (15.96%) Greenfield Project
10 14 (14.89%) ETL
10 14 (14.89%) Charles River
11 13 (13.83%) Derivative
11 13 (13.83%) thinkFolio
12 12 (12.77%) Analytics
12 12 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
13 10 (10.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (9.57%) PolarLake
14 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (9.57%) Scrum
14 9 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (8.51%) Risk Analytics
15 8 (8.51%) SDLC
15 8 (8.51%) Business Analysis
15 8 (8.51%) Control-M

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 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.19%) NServiceBus
2 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.13%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.13%) SAS
4 1 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (13.83%) thinkFolio
2 9 (9.57%) PolarLake
3 3 (3.19%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (2.13%) Decalog
5 1 (1.06%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (1.06%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (1.06%) LongView
5 1 (1.06%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) FTP
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.19%) QlikView
8 2 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.13%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.13%) Big Data
8 2 (2.13%) Data Mart
8 2 (2.13%) HBase
8 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.13%) Parquet
8 2 (2.13%) Presto
8 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) JIRA
2 5 (5.32%) FitNesse
2 5 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.26%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (3.19%) Artifactory
4 3 (3.19%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.19%) Moq
4 3 (3.19%) NCrunch
4 3 (3.19%) NUnit
4 3 (3.19%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.13%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.06%) MSTest
6 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (31.91%) Finance
2 15 (15.96%) Front Office
3 5 (5.32%) Back Office
3 5 (5.32%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) French Language
4 2 (2.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (43.62%) Analyst
2 33 (35.11%) Developer
3 15 (15.96%) Data Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Test Analyst
5 8 (8.51%) Asset Management Analyst
5 8 (8.51%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Applications Support
6 7 (7.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.45%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) SQL Data Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Consultant
7 6 (6.38%) Data Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Asset Management Project Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Data Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Programmer
8 4 (4.26%) Software Programmer
8 4 (4.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) .NET
2 4 (4.26%) Middleware
2 4 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (3.19%) MSMQ
3 3 (3.19%) REST
3 3 (3.19%) WCF
3 3 (3.19%) WinForms
3 3 (3.19%) WPF
4 2 (2.13%) RESTful
4 2 (2.13%) Web Services
4 2 (2.13%) XML
5 1 (1.06%) XSD
5 1 (1.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Equities
1 15 (15.96%) Fixed Income
1 15 (15.96%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (13.83%) Derivative
3 10 (10.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (7.45%) Exotic Derivative
4 7 (7.45%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.19%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.06%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.13%) Linux
1 2 (2.13%) Solaris
1 2 (2.13%) Unix
2 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (63.83%) Asset Management
2 35 (37.23%) Investment Management
3 26 (27.66%) Data Management
4 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (20.21%) Test Automation
6 15 (15.96%) Enterprise Data Management
7 14 (14.89%) ETL
8 12 (12.77%) Analytics
9 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (9.57%) Scrum
10 8 (8.51%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.51%) Data Modelling
10 8 (8.51%) Risk Analytics
10 8 (8.51%) SDLC
11 7 (7.45%) Defect Tracking
11 7 (7.45%) Fund Management
11 7 (7.45%) Quantitative Analysis
12 6 (6.38%) Change Control
12 6 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (5.32%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.70%) SQL
2 8 (8.51%) C#
3 7 (7.45%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.26%) VBA
5 3 (3.19%) Java
6 2 (2.13%) C
6 2 (2.13%) Python
6 2 (2.13%) Scala
6 2 (2.13%) VB
6 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.06%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Control-M
2 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Bloomberg
2 14 (14.89%) Charles River
3 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.38%) IBM
5 3 (3.19%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.13%) BISAM
6 2 (2.13%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.13%) FactSet
6 2 (2.13%) Informatica
6 2 (2.13%) RedGate
6 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.13%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.06%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.06%) Calypso
7 1 (1.06%) Fiserv
7 1 (1.06%) GoldenSource
7 1 (1.06%) Murex
7 1 (1.06%) RIMES
7 1 (1.06%) Sun
7 1 (1.06%) SunGard