The table below looks at the statistics for CFA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CFA over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 620 609 579
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -30
Contract jobs citing CFA 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.004% 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.047% 0.021% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £691 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.21% +35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £575 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CFA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10653 9688 9434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.29% 19.32% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6686 5636 5580
Median daily rate £405 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £545 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 352 477 482
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CFA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CFA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CFA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CFA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CFA Daily Rate Trend in England

CFA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CFA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CFA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CFA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 5 £691 +20.21% 4
CFA
UK

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CFA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for CFA.

1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (37.50%) Market Risk
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Economics
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg
4 2 (25.00%) PMP
4 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (25.00%) Greeks
4 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 1 (12.50%) Solvency II
5 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) CIMA
5 1 (12.50%) ACCA
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) thinkFolio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Market Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Market Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Market Data Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Market Risk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Market Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Market Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (37.50%) Market Risk
2 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (25.00%) Economics
2 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Greeks
3 2 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) ACCA
2 1 (12.50%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg
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