The table below looks at the statistics for Fund Accounting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fund Accounting over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fund Accounting
Rank 92 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -18
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 3 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.68% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.85% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 20
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £416 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £475 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Fund Accounting
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1252 1175 953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.67% 79.93% 74.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 676 546
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Average hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Fund Accounting
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Fund Accounting Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Fund Accounting
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Fund Accounting Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Fund Accounting
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fund Accounting across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Fund Accounting Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Fund Accounting
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fund Accounting across the Edinburgh region.

Fund Accounting Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Fund Accounting
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) CIMA
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 1 (14.29%) ACCA
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) CFA
5 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
1 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ACCA
1 1 (14.29%) CFA
1 1 (14.29%) CIMA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center