The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 City of London 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 189 204 200
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing CIMA 6 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 1.38% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 12
Average daily rate
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£550 £438 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -12.50%
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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
917 1087 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.75% 15.29% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 740 677
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 62 40
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.16 £51.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CIMA
London

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CIMA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (90.91%) ACCA
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) Cognos
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) B2B
6 1 (9.09%) VBA
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (9.09%) GAAP
6 1 (9.09%) CA
6 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
6 1 (9.09%) General Ledger

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
3 1 (9.09%) French Language
3 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Project Accountant
2 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Report Writer
2 1 (9.09%) Strategy Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
2 1 (9.09%) Equities
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (9.09%) Stress Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
2 1 (9.09%) Process Management
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) ACCA
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (9.09%) GAAP
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
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