The table below looks at the statistics for CFA in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CFA over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank - 202 -
Contract jobs citing CFA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.018% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CFA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
616 829 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.53% 15.16% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 602 630
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £12.50 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.05 £44.12 £32.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

CFA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing CFA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CFA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CFA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CFA across the City of London region.

CFA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CFA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CFA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CFA.

1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Greeks
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk Management

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Market Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Greeks
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PMP