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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fund Accounting
Rank 190 199 218
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 4 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.076% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 6
Average daily rate
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£525 £613 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £463 £513
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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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
4242 4556 5700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.60% 77.46% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3362 3388 4231
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 70
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.44 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% -0.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.95 £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.15 £58.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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
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 3 September 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 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 4 (26.67%) Banking
4 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) VBA
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) MS Office
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (13.33%) Data Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (13.33%) Derivative
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) SmartCo
7 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (6.67%) Investran
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
7 1 (6.67%) Solvency II

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) PolarLake
1 1 (6.67%) HiPortfolio
1 1 (6.67%) LatentZero
1 1 (6.67%) thinkFolio
1 1 (6.67%) Investran
1 1 (6.67%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) MS Access
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Fund Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Testing Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Testing Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (13.33%) Derivative
2 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
3 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.67%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Fund Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) VBA
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ACCA
1 1 (6.67%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Calypso
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
1 1 (6.67%) SmartCo