The table below looks at the statistics for CIMA 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 CIMA over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 162 182 204
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +22
Contract jobs citing CIMA 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.15% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.97% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £600 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-32.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - -
CIMA
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
557 723 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.53% 15.88% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 539 650
Median daily rate £450 £433 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 14
Median hourly rate £16.33 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.25 £26.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CIMA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CIMA
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 CIMA across the City of London region.

CIMA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CIMA
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CIMA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CIMA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CIMA 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 CIMA.

1 6 (100.00%) ACCA
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) AAT
3 3 (50.00%) Infor
3 3 (50.00%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) MBA
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (16.67%) GAAP

CIMA
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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Accountant
1 3 (50.00%) Assistant Accountant
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Accountant
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Solvency II Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ACCA
2 3 (50.00%) AAT
3 1 (16.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GAAP
1 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Infor
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle