The table below looks at the statistics for Fund Accounting skills 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 Fund Accounting over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fund Accounting
Rank 179 206 188
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 12 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.081% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.10% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Average daily rate
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£600 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4071 4772 4486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.48% 77.75% 76.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3159 3443 3459
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 45
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -81.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Fund Accounting
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fund Accounting across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Fund Accounting Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Fund Accounting
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 Fund Accounting across the City of London region.

Fund Accounting Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Fund Accounting
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fund Accounting across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Fund Accounting Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Fund Accounting
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 Fund Accounting across the City of London region.

Fund Accounting Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Fund Accounting 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 Fund Accounting.

1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Asset Management
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Front Office
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Wealth Management
5 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 2 (12.50%) Fund Management
6 2 (12.50%) Vermilion
6 2 (12.50%) CMMI
7 1 (6.25%) Back Office
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (6.25%) MultiFonds
7 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (6.25%) C#
7 1 (6.25%) SQL
7 1 (6.25%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Fund Accounting 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 Fund Accounting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) HiPortfolio
1 1 (6.25%) MultiFonds
1 1 (6.25%) Investran
1 1 (6.25%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Front Office
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Silverlight Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (6.25%) Derivative
1 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
1 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Wealth Management
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Fund Management
4 2 (12.50%) CMMI
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Vermilion
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Yardi