The first table below looks at the demand for CIMA in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIMA over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Edinburgh 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 78 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CIMA 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% - 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.38% - 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate £450 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £424 £330
% change year-on-year
-11.50% +28.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +233.33%
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
126 74 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.81% 9.83% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 41 47
Average daily rate £303 £320 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £156 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £25.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 - £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CIMA
Scotland

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CIMA across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CIMA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CIMA
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CIMA across the Edinburgh region.

CIMA Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CIMA
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 9 (100.00%) ACCA
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
1 9 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 9 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) Fund Accounting
1 9 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 9 (100.00%) Migration

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Middle Office Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
1 9 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 9 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) Fund Accounting
1 9 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ACCA