Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 783 670 805
Rank change year-on-year -113 +135 -79
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 106 230 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.23% 0.086%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.67% 2.79% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 161 70
UK median daily rate £585 £550 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.36% +17.33% -14.77%
10th Percentile £424 £408 £402
90th Percentile £713 £688 £751
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £458
% change year-on-year -2.50% +9.29% -16.82%
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 6,348 8,255 8,833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.20% 8.08% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,701 4,893 5,258
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.95% +0.57%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 88 96
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -4.84% +6.90%
10th Percentile £11.74 £12.43 £10.23
90th Percentile £65.25 £64.67 £99.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £30.58 £31.00
% change year-on-year -10.87% -1.37% +12.85%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -90 88 £600 +9.09% 5
London -76 84 £600 +9.09% 5
UK excluding London -61 22 £488 -2.50%
Scotland -38 18 £475 -
South East -21 4 £600 +9.09%

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 67 (63.21%) SQL
2 64 (60.38%) Asset Management
3 37 (34.91%) Investment Management
4 34 (32.08%) Finance
5 30 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (23.58%) Data Management
7 23 (21.70%) SQL Server
8 22 (20.75%) Fixed Income
9 20 (18.87%) Test Automation
10 17 (16.04%) ETL
11 15 (14.15%) Equities
11 15 (14.15%) Enterprise Data Management
11 15 (14.15%) Greenfield Project
12 14 (13.21%) Analytics
12 14 (13.21%) Front Office
12 14 (13.21%) Bloomberg
12 14 (13.21%) Charles River
13 13 (12.26%) Microsoft
13 13 (12.26%) .NET
13 13 (12.26%) Derivative
13 13 (12.26%) thinkFolio
13 13 (12.26%) TeamCity
14 12 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (11.32%) Scrum
14 12 (11.32%) C#
15 11 (10.38%) Data Modelling
15 11 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (10.38%) Data Analysis
15 11 (10.38%) FitNesse
15 11 (10.38%) SDLC

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 6 (5.66%) NServiceBus
1 6 (5.66%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.89%) SAS
3 1 (0.94%) Confluence
3 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (12.26%) thinkFolio
2 9 (8.49%) PolarLake
3 3 (2.83%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.94%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.94%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) FTP
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.77%) Data Mart
5 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.89%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.89%) Big Data
6 2 (1.89%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.89%) HBase
6 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.89%) Parquet
6 2 (1.89%) Presto
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (12.26%) TeamCity
2 11 (10.38%) FitNesse
3 6 (5.66%) Artifactory
3 6 (5.66%) Bitbucket
3 6 (5.66%) Moq
3 6 (5.66%) NCrunch
3 6 (5.66%) NUnit
3 6 (5.66%) ReSharper
3 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.72%) JIRA
4 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.89%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.94%) MSTest
General
1 34 (32.08%) Finance
2 14 (13.21%) Front Office
3 5 (4.72%) Back Office
4 4 (3.77%) Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (45.28%) Analyst
2 40 (37.74%) Developer
3 21 (19.81%) Data Analyst
4 11 (10.38%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.49%) Asset Management Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) SQL Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) SQL Data Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.72%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) Consultant
9 4 (3.77%) Data Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) IT Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.77%) Test Leader
10 3 (2.83%) Asset Management Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.26%) .NET
2 7 (6.60%) Middleware
3 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (5.66%) MSMQ
3 6 (5.66%) REST
3 6 (5.66%) WCF
3 6 (5.66%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (5.66%) WinForms
3 6 (5.66%) WPF
4 2 (1.89%) RESTful
4 2 (1.89%) XML
5 1 (0.94%) XSD
5 1 (0.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.75%) Fixed Income
2 15 (14.15%) Equities
2 15 (14.15%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (12.26%) Derivative
4 10 (9.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.60%) Exotic Derivative
7 6 (5.66%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.89%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.94%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (0.94%) Solaris
2 1 (0.94%) Unix
2 1 (0.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.38%) Asset Management
2 37 (34.91%) Investment Management
3 30 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (23.58%) Data Management
5 20 (18.87%) Test Automation
6 17 (16.04%) ETL
7 15 (14.15%) Enterprise Data Management
8 14 (13.21%) Analytics
9 12 (11.32%) Scrum
9 12 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (10.38%) Data Analysis
10 11 (10.38%) Data Modelling
10 11 (10.38%) SDLC
11 10 (9.43%) Risk Analytics
11 10 (9.43%) TDD
12 9 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (8.49%) OO
13 8 (7.55%) Business Analysis
14 7 (6.60%) Portfolio Management
14 7 (6.60%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 67 (63.21%) SQL
2 12 (11.32%) C#
3 7 (6.60%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.77%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.83%) Java
5 3 (2.83%) VBA
6 2 (1.89%) C
6 2 (1.89%) Python
6 2 (1.89%) Scala
6 2 (1.89%) VB
7 1 (0.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (2.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.94%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Control-M
2 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (13.21%) Bloomberg
1 14 (13.21%) Charles River
2 13 (12.26%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.66%) DevExpress
4 4 (3.77%) IBM
5 3 (2.83%) Informatica
6 2 (1.89%) BISAM
6 2 (1.89%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.89%) FactSet
6 2 (1.89%) RedGate
6 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.89%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.89%) Vermilion
7 1 (0.94%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.94%) Calypso
7 1 (0.94%) Fiserv
7 1 (0.94%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.94%) SimCorp
7 1 (0.94%) Sun
7 1 (0.94%) SunGard