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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 159 191 202
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +11
Contract jobs citing CIMA 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.17% 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 1.13% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Median daily rate £475 £459 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.54% -12.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £580 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
542 798 1102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.02% 14.64% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 613 808
Median daily rate £450 £435 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 17
Median hourly rate £21.78 £20.88 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% -5.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.16 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.00 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CIMA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

CIMA Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 11 (91.67%) ACCA
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Solvency II
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) GAAP
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (16.67%) Reinsurance
5 2 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Essbase
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) HFM
6 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
6 1 (8.33%) Validation

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 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Essbase
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
2 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Solvency II Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Accountant
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Management Accountant
5 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Report Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) ACCA
2 1 (8.33%) CIPFA
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Solvency II
2 3 (25.00%) GAAP
3 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP