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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Markit Enterprise Data Management (formerly Cadis)
UK
Rank 570 569 523
Rank change year-on-year -1 -46  
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 29 59 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.76% 1.40% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 45 59
Median daily rate £470 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.47% -4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £385 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £665 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -6.00% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Markit EDM is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3838 4208 4612
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.58% 7.97% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2314 2531 2562
Median daily rate £450 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 49 39
Median hourly rate £37.77 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.34% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £67.04 £60.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Markit EDM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Markit EDM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Markit EDM.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Markit EDM in the UK

Markit EDM
Top 8 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 21 £500 -13.97% 3
London +3 15 £600 +3.22% 3
Scotland +5 8 £470 -6.00%
Edinburgh -3 8 £470 -6.00%
City of London +3 6 - - 1
South East - 6 £481 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £481 -
Oxford - 5 £500 -

Markit EDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 36 (55.38%) SQL
2 33 (50.77%) Finance
3 29 (44.62%) Asset Management
4 24 (36.92%) Investment Management
5 16 (24.62%) Data Analysis
6 14 (21.54%) Business Analysis
6 14 (21.54%) Data Management
7 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (15.38%) thinkFolio
8 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 9 (13.85%) Charles River
10 8 (12.31%) Front Office
10 8 (12.31%) ETL
11 6 (9.23%) Fixed Income
11 6 (9.23%) Data Governance
12 5 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
12 5 (7.69%) Reference Data
12 5 (7.69%) Hedge funds
12 5 (7.69%) Eagle PACE
12 5 (7.69%) Derivative
12 5 (7.69%) Fund Management
12 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (7.69%) Back Office
12 5 (7.69%) Oracle
12 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (6.15%) Equities
13 4 (6.15%) Banking
13 4 (6.15%) Change Control
13 4 (6.15%) Data Quality

Markit EDM
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (15.38%) thinkFolio
2 5 (7.69%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (3.08%) LatentZero
3 2 (3.08%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (3.08%) SunGard APT
4 1 (1.54%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Front Office
3 5 (7.69%) Back Office
4 4 (6.15%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (36.92%) Developer
2 21 (32.31%) Business Analyst
3 19 (29.23%) Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) Data Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Asset Management Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Project Manager
7 6 (9.23%) Data Business Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Investment Management Business Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Asset Management Project Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Data Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Front Office Business Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) IT Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Reference Data Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (3.08%) SQL Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) SSIS Consultant
10 2 (3.08%) thinkFolio Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Middleware
2 2 (3.08%) XML
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.54%) RESTful
3 1 (1.54%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Fixed Income
2 5 (7.69%) Derivative
2 5 (7.69%) Hedge funds
2 5 (7.69%) Reference Data
3 4 (6.15%) Equities
4 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) Asset Management
2 24 (36.92%) Investment Management
3 16 (24.62%) Data Analysis
4 14 (21.54%) Business Analysis
4 14 (21.54%) Data Management
5 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.31%) ETL
7 6 (9.23%) Data Governance
8 5 (7.69%) Fund Management
8 5 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (6.15%) Change Control
9 4 (6.15%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (6.15%) SDLC
9 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.62%) Change Management
10 3 (4.62%) Data Integration
10 3 (4.62%) Test Scripting
11 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Data Management
11 2 (3.08%) Migration
11 2 (3.08%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (55.38%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.54%) C#
3 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.08%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.54%) MiFID
3 1 (1.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Charles River
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) SimCorp
4 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.54%) Dell
5 1 (1.54%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.54%) Informatica
5 1 (1.54%) Murex
5 1 (1.54%) Reuters
5 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.54%) Twitter