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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Accounting
Rank 70 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 6 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.50% 1.24% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.73% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £525 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £360 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £595 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
897 810 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.44% 71.87% 67.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 385 349
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 20
Average hourly rate £15.77 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £34.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (62.07%) Banking
2 15 (51.72%) Investment Banking
3 13 (44.83%) Migration
4 9 (31.03%) Project Management
4 9 (31.03%) Asset Management
5 5 (17.24%) Finance
5 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.79%) VBA
6 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
7 3 (10.34%) ACCA
7 3 (10.34%) CIMA
8 2 (6.90%) Workflow
8 2 (6.90%) Test Management
8 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (6.90%) MultiFonds
8 2 (6.90%) Derivative
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
8 2 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
9 1 (3.45%) HiPortfolio
9 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma
9 1 (3.45%) RAD

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MultiFonds
2 1 (3.45%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (3.45%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (62.07%) Banking
2 15 (51.72%) Investment Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Account Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Business Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Relationships Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Client Account Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Business Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Derivative
2 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Migration
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
2 9 (31.03%) Asset Management
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
6 2 (6.90%) Test Management
6 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.45%) RAD
7 1 (3.45%) Process Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) Data Management
7 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) VBA
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ACCA
1 3 (10.34%) CIMA
2 1 (3.45%) CFA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft