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 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Accounting
Rank 68 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 7 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.57% 1.62% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 2.29% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 1
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£375 £525 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +61.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-26.19% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
911 830 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.73% 70.58% 67.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 403 344
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 21
Average hourly rate £15.77 £23.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.43% +9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.75 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 October 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 1 October 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 16 (59.26%) Banking
2 14 (51.85%) Investment Banking
3 11 (40.74%) Migration
4 9 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.11%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) VBA
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE
8 3 (11.11%) ACCA
8 3 (11.11%) CIMA
8 3 (11.11%) Derivative
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Test Management
9 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (3.70%) RAD
10 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
10 1 (3.70%) .NET
10 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.70%) HiPortfolio
10 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) HiPortfolio
1 1 (3.70%) Markit EDM
1 1 (3.70%) MultiFonds
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 16 (59.26%) Banking
2 14 (51.85%) Investment Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Account Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Business Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Client Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Derivative
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Migration
2 9 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Test Management
7 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.70%) RAD
8 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.70%) Process Management
8 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow
8 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
1 3 (11.11%) VBA
2 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ACCA
1 3 (11.11%) CIMA
2 1 (3.70%) CFA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft