Period
to 24 September 2018

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 September 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
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 774 681 784
Rank change year-on-year -93 +103 -51
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 118 197 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.20% 0.094%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.85% 2.50% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 128 78
UK median daily rate £598 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.64% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £464 £411 £388
90th Percentile £713 £641 £679
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 £458
% change year-on-year -9.09% +20.22% -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 6,383 7,867 8,673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.26% 8.08% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,722 4,631 5,171
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £660 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 105 99
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £61.00 £57.50 £72.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £24.38 £31.75
% change year-on-year -13.85% -23.23% +41.11%

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 September 2018.

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 September 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
England -66 100 £600 +9.09% 5
London -51 97 £600 +9.09% 4
UK excluding London -46 21 £500 -9.09% 1
Scotland -52 18 £500 -
South East -19 3 £488 -11.36% 1

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 78 (66.10%) SQL
2 77 (65.25%) Asset Management
3 51 (43.22%) Finance
4 44 (37.29%) Investment Management
5 40 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (27.97%) Fixed Income
7 26 (22.03%) Data Management
7 26 (22.03%) Bloomberg
7 26 (22.03%) SQL Server
8 25 (21.19%) Front Office
9 24 (20.34%) Equities
9 24 (20.34%) Charles River
9 24 (20.34%) Derivative
10 22 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (17.80%) .NET
11 21 (17.80%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (17.80%) Analytics
11 21 (17.80%) Greenfield Project
12 19 (16.10%) TeamCity
12 19 (16.10%) Exotic Derivative
12 19 (16.10%) Enterprise Data Management
12 19 (16.10%) thinkFolio
12 19 (16.10%) C#
13 18 (15.25%) ETL
14 17 (14.41%) Risk Analytics
15 16 (13.56%) Test Automation
15 16 (13.56%) TDD
15 16 (13.56%) Scrum
16 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
16 15 (12.71%) PolarLake

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 7 (5.93%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.08%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.69%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (16.10%) thinkFolio
2 15 (12.71%) PolarLake
3 10 (8.47%) Eagle PACE
4 7 (5.93%) Bloomberg AIM
5 6 (5.08%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.85%) HFM
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.80%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.69%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
4 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (0.85%) DHCP
1 1 (0.85%) Firewall
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
1 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
1 1 (0.85%) MPLS
1 1 (0.85%) Skype
1 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.08%) Big Data
5 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.24%) Data Lake
6 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.39%) Data Mart
8 2 (1.69%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (1.69%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.69%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.69%) HBase
8 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (16.10%) TeamCity
2 12 (10.17%) FitNesse
3 9 (7.63%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.63%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (5.08%) Artifactory
4 6 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (5.08%) Bitbucket
4 6 (5.08%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.08%) Moq
4 6 (5.08%) NCrunch
4 6 (5.08%) NUnit
4 6 (5.08%) ReSharper
5 5 (4.24%) JIRA
6 4 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.54%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.69%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.85%) MSTest
General
1 51 (43.22%) Finance
2 25 (21.19%) Front Office
3 8 (6.78%) Banking
4 6 (5.08%) Back Office
5 5 (4.24%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Billing
6 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (42.37%) Analyst
2 46 (38.98%) Developer
3 23 (19.49%) Data Analyst
4 15 (12.71%) Asset Management Analyst
4 15 (12.71%) SQL Analyst
4 15 (12.71%) SQL Data Analyst
5 12 (10.17%) C# Developer
6 11 (9.32%) Business Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) Test Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.24%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Architect
11 4 (3.39%) Consultant
11 4 (3.39%) IT Analyst
11 4 (3.39%) Senior SQL Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.39%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.80%) .NET
2 7 (5.93%) Middleware
2 7 (5.93%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (5.08%) MSMQ
3 6 (5.08%) REST
3 6 (5.08%) WCF
3 6 (5.08%) WinForms
3 6 (5.08%) WPF
4 3 (2.54%) XML
5 1 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.85%) Web Services
5 1 (0.85%) XSD
5 1 (0.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.97%) Fixed Income
2 24 (20.34%) Derivative
2 24 (20.34%) Equities
3 22 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 21 (17.80%) Greenfield Project
5 19 (16.10%) Exotic Derivative
6 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.39%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.85%) Clustering
9 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.54%) Linux
2 2 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (65.25%) Asset Management
2 44 (37.29%) Investment Management
3 40 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (22.03%) Data Management
5 21 (17.80%) Analytics
6 19 (16.10%) Enterprise Data Management
7 18 (15.25%) ETL
8 17 (14.41%) Risk Analytics
9 16 (13.56%) Scrum
9 16 (13.56%) TDD
9 16 (13.56%) Test Automation
10 14 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (11.02%) Quantitative Analysis
12 12 (10.17%) Data Analysis
12 12 (10.17%) Data Modelling
12 12 (10.17%) SDLC
13 11 (9.32%) DevOps
13 11 (9.32%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (6.78%) Business Analysis
14 8 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 78 (66.10%) SQL
2 19 (16.10%) C#
3 6 (5.08%) Python
4 5 (4.24%) Java
5 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.54%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.69%) C
7 2 (1.69%) Scala
7 2 (1.69%) VBA
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (0.85%) CISSP
1 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.85%) GDPR
2 1 (0.85%) MiFID
2 1 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.85%) XenApp
1 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) Control-M
2 2 (1.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.85%) Ansible
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.85%) SCCM
3 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (22.03%) Bloomberg
2 24 (20.34%) Charles River
3 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.08%) Calypso
4 6 (5.08%) DevExpress
4 6 (5.08%) FXall
4 6 (5.08%) SimCorp
5 4 (3.39%) Informatica
6 3 (2.54%) IBM
7 2 (1.69%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.69%) FactSet
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle
7 2 (1.69%) RedGate
7 2 (1.69%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.69%) Vermilion
8 1 (0.85%) Concur
8 1 (0.85%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.85%) RIMES
8 1 (0.85%) Splunk
8 1 (0.85%) Varonis