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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
London / City of London
Rank 148 145 191
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +46
Contract jobs citing CIMA 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.13% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 0.82% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Median daily rate £400 £600 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +21.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £489
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £600 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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
420 487 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.51% 15.85% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 350 625
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £638 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 13
Median hourly rate £17.89 £21.62 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.25% +54.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £35.60 £18.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 13 (92.86%) ACCA
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) ERP
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) SAP
4 5 (35.71%) Validation
5 4 (28.57%) VBA
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) Order to Cash
5 4 (28.57%) Record to Report
6 3 (21.43%) AAT
6 3 (21.43%) Infor SunSystems
6 3 (21.43%) Infor
6 3 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (14.29%) MS Office
7 2 (14.29%) Maconomy
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
8 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
8 1 (7.14%) Data Reconciliation
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit
8 1 (7.14%) WebEx

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 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) WebEx
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Accountant
1 7 (50.00%) Systems Accountant
2 3 (21.43%) Assistant Accountant
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Process Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Process Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ERP
2 5 (35.71%) Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (35.71%) Validation
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Order to Cash
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Record to Report
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) ACCA
2 3 (21.43%) AAT
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Infor
3 2 (14.29%) Maconomy
4 1 (7.14%) CA
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle