Period
to 18 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 772 738 807
Rank change year-on-year -34 +69 -86
Contract jobs citing Markit EDM 119 102 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.088%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.77% 1.33% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 58 78
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £475 £459 £388
90th Percentile £695 £688 £629
UK excluding London median daily rate £533 £488 £525
% change year-on-year +9.23% -7.14% +10.53%
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 6,727 7,691 8,684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.50% 8.09% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,916 4,426 5,147
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £413
% change year-on-year +2.27% +6.67% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 114 96
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £32.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.48% +17.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.33 £10.88
90th Percentile £50.50 £59.40 £82.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.21 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -39.41% +27.27% +19.57%

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 July 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 July 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 -20 93 £583 -1.69% 10
London -18 79 £600 - 10
UK excluding London -21 40 £533 +9.23%
Scotland -45 26 £500 +2.56%
South East -10 14 £550 +10.00%

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 74 (62.18%) SQL
2 69 (57.98%) Asset Management
3 61 (51.26%) Finance
4 46 (38.66%) Investment Management
5 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (25.21%) Charles River
7 28 (23.53%) Fixed Income
8 27 (22.69%) Front Office
8 27 (22.69%) Bloomberg
9 25 (21.01%) Data Management
10 24 (20.17%) SQL Server
11 22 (18.49%) Derivative
12 21 (17.65%) ETL
13 20 (16.81%) C#
13 20 (16.81%) thinkFolio
14 19 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (15.97%) Equities
14 19 (15.97%) .NET
15 17 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
16 16 (13.45%) Data Modelling
16 16 (13.45%) TeamCity
16 16 (13.45%) Greenfield Project
17 15 (12.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (12.61%) TDD
18 14 (11.76%) Analytics
19 13 (10.92%) Exotic Derivative
19 13 (10.92%) Eagle PACE
20 12 (10.08%) Data Analysis
21 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008

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 5 (4.20%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.36%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.68%) Confluence
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.84%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (16.81%) thinkFolio
2 13 (10.92%) Eagle PACE
3 11 (9.24%) Bloomberg AIM
4 10 (8.40%) PolarLake
5 6 (5.04%) Front Arena
6 2 (1.68%) HFM
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.36%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.52%) Amazon Glacier
4 3 (2.52%) Boomi
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) FTP
2 1 (0.84%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.84%) DHCP
2 1 (0.84%) Firewall
2 1 (0.84%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.84%) MPLS
2 1 (0.84%) Skype
2 1 (0.84%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.20%) Big Data
6 4 (3.36%) Data Lake
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.52%) Data Mart
7 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.68%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.68%) DTS
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.84%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.84%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.84%) QlikView
9 1 (0.84%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (13.45%) TeamCity
2 10 (8.40%) FitNesse
3 8 (6.72%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (5.04%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.04%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (3.36%) Artifactory
5 4 (3.36%) Bitbucket
5 4 (3.36%) JIRA
5 4 (3.36%) Moq
5 4 (3.36%) NCrunch
5 4 (3.36%) NUnit
5 4 (3.36%) ReSharper
6 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 61 (51.26%) Finance
2 27 (22.69%) Front Office
3 10 (8.40%) Banking
4 8 (6.72%) Back Office
5 7 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.68%) Billing
6 2 (1.68%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.84%) Advertising
7 1 (0.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (42.86%) Developer
2 43 (36.13%) Analyst
3 20 (16.81%) Data Analyst
4 11 (9.24%) SQL Analyst
4 11 (9.24%) SQL Data Analyst
5 10 (8.40%) Architect
5 10 (8.40%) Asset Management Analyst
5 10 (8.40%) Business Analyst
5 10 (8.40%) C# Developer
6 9 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.56%) SQL Developer
7 8 (6.72%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.72%) Consultant
8 7 (5.88%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.04%) Implementation Consultant
9 6 (5.04%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.97%) .NET
2 6 (5.04%) Middleware
2 6 (5.04%) XML
3 5 (4.20%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (4.20%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (3.36%) MSMQ
4 4 (3.36%) REST
4 4 (3.36%) RESTful
4 4 (3.36%) Silverlight
4 4 (3.36%) WCF
4 4 (3.36%) WinForms
4 4 (3.36%) WPF
5 3 (2.52%) Web Services
6 1 (0.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.53%) Fixed Income
2 22 (18.49%) Derivative
3 19 (15.97%) Equities
4 17 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (13.45%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (10.92%) Exotic Derivative
7 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (5.04%) Data Structures
9 4 (3.36%) Fat Client
9 4 (3.36%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.68%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.68%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.84%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.84%) Clustering
11 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.84%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.84%) Linux
1 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
1 1 (0.84%) Windows
1 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
1 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (57.98%) Asset Management
2 46 (38.66%) Investment Management
3 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.01%) Data Management
5 21 (17.65%) ETL
6 16 (13.45%) Data Modelling
7 15 (12.61%) TDD
8 14 (11.76%) Analytics
9 12 (10.08%) Data Analysis
10 11 (9.24%) Enterprise Data Management
10 11 (9.24%) Risk Analytics
11 9 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (7.56%) DevOps
11 9 (7.56%) OO
11 9 (7.56%) Scrum
12 8 (6.72%) Test Automation
13 7 (5.88%) Quantitative Analysis
13 7 (5.88%) SDLC
13 7 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (62.18%) SQL
2 20 (16.81%) C#
3 9 (7.56%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.20%) Python
5 4 (3.36%) Java
6 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.68%) XPath
7 1 (0.84%) C
7 1 (0.84%) PHP
7 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.84%) Scala
7 1 (0.84%) VB
7 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.68%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) MiFID
2 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.84%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.84%) XenApp
1 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Ansible
1 1 (0.84%) Control-M
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.84%) Puppet
1 1 (0.84%) SCCM
1 1 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Charles River
2 27 (22.69%) Bloomberg
3 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.04%) Calypso
4 6 (5.04%) FXall
4 6 (5.04%) SimCorp
5 5 (4.20%) Oracle
6 4 (3.36%) DevExpress
6 4 (3.36%) Informatica
6 4 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.52%) CODA
7 3 (2.52%) Dell
7 3 (2.52%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.68%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (1.68%) Concur
8 2 (1.68%) Vermilion
9 1 (0.84%) CyberArk
9 1 (0.84%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.84%) SmartCo
9 1 (0.84%) Varonis