The first table below looks at the demand for CIMA in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIMA over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 114 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing CIMA 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.62 £12.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+155.16% -62.50%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
714 623 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.49% 25.53% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 240 266
Average daily rate £375 £385 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 5
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% -35.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CIMA
South East

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CIMA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CIMA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CIMA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CIMA across the Berkshire region.

CIMA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CIMA
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CIMA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

CIMA Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CIMA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CIMA across the Berkshire region.

CIMA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CIMA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury -2 2 £500 +66.66%
Reading - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £333 -
Hungerford - - - -
CIMA
South East

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CIMA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CIMA.

1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (88.24%) Telecoms
3 11 (64.71%) ACCA
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) SAP
6 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (17.65%) Billing
6 3 (17.65%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (11.76%) Cash Management
7 2 (11.76%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
7 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
7 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.76%) Legal
7 2 (11.76%) Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (5.88%) VBA
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
8 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
8 1 (5.88%) Wireless

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CIMA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CIMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (88.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (17.65%) Billing
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Financial Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.88%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) Cash Management
2 2 (11.76%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
2 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.88%) Web Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Pay per click
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) SEO
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Omniture
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Business Objects