The table below looks at the statistics for CIMA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIMA over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 526 473 496
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +23
Contract jobs citing CIMA 59 82 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.17% 0.098%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.97% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 64 27
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£450 £564 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.24% +18.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £675 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £430 £364
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +18.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10264 8463 8084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.59% 17.95% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6090 4810 4279
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 349 558
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -21.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £39.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CIMA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CIMA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CIMA Daily Rate Trend in England

CIMA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CIMA across the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

CIMA Daily Rate Histogram in England

CIMA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CIMA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CIMA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 28 £465 -19.13% 8
South East -12 19 £425 +54.54% 5
East Midlands +2 5 £325 -
North West -7 2 £500 +53.84% 4
East of England - 2 £450 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 2
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 4
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CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 140 (95.24%) Finance
2 131 (89.12%) ACCA
3 41 (27.89%) SAP
4 26 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (17.01%) Banking
6 23 (15.65%) Project Management
7 19 (12.93%) MS Excel
7 19 (12.93%) Telecoms
8 17 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (10.88%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
10 15 (10.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 15 (10.20%) Risk Management
11 14 (9.52%) Migration
12 13 (8.84%) Financial Modelling
13 12 (8.16%) Degree
14 11 (7.48%) ERP
14 11 (7.48%) SAP FI
14 11 (7.48%) SAP FI/CO
14 11 (7.48%) SAP CO
14 11 (7.48%) General Ledger
15 10 (6.80%) Marketing
16 9 (6.12%) Dynamics AX
16 9 (6.12%) AAT
17 8 (5.44%) PRINCE2
17 8 (5.44%) CIPFA
17 8 (5.44%) Data Analysis
17 8 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
18 7 (4.76%) VBA
18 7 (4.76%) Oracle

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.36%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 19 (12.93%) MS Excel
2 16 (10.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.04%) MS Office
4 2 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.48%) SAP FI
1 11 (7.48%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (7.48%) SAP CO
2 9 (6.12%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.72%) IntelliMatch
4 3 (2.04%) SAP BPC
4 3 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.36%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.68%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.68%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.68%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.68%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.68%) BPCS
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.04%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.68%) Essbase
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
General
1 140 (95.24%) Finance
2 25 (17.01%) Banking
3 19 (12.93%) Telecoms
4 11 (7.48%) General Ledger
5 10 (6.80%) Marketing
6 6 (4.08%) Retail
6 6 (4.08%) Legal
7 5 (3.40%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.36%) French Language
9 2 (1.36%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.68%) German Language
10 1 (0.68%) Billing
10 1 (0.68%) Advertising
10 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (45.58%) Analyst
2 30 (20.41%) Financial Analyst
3 22 (14.97%) Business Analyst
4 19 (12.93%) Consultant
5 13 (8.84%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (6.80%) SAP Consultant
7 9 (6.12%) Senior Business Analyst
8 7 (4.76%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.08%) MI Analyst
10 5 (3.40%) Dynamics AX Consultant
10 5 (3.40%) Report Manager
10 5 (3.40%) Data Modeller
10 5 (3.40%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.40%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (2.72%) Management Consultant
11 4 (2.72%) Report Analyst
11 4 (2.72%) Change Analyst
12 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Consultant
12 3 (2.04%) Commercial Manager
12 3 (2.04%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.40%) FMCG
4 2 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.36%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.68%) Equities
5 1 (0.68%) Economics
5 1 (0.68%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.65%) Project Management
2 17 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (10.20%) Risk Management
4 14 (9.52%) Migration
5 13 (8.84%) Financial Modelling
6 11 (7.48%) ERP
7 8 (5.44%) PRINCE2
7 8 (5.44%) Data Analysis
7 8 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.76%) Data Migration
8 7 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 7 (4.76%) Data Management
8 7 (4.76%) Change Management
9 6 (4.08%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (4.08%) Workflow
9 6 (4.08%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (4.08%) Financial Analysis
9 6 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.08%) Performance Management
9 6 (4.08%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.76%) VBA
2 6 (4.08%) SQL
3 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 131 (89.12%) ACCA
2 12 (8.16%) Degree
3 9 (6.12%) AAT
4 8 (5.44%) CIPFA
5 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.04%) ICAEW
7 2 (1.36%) CFA
7 2 (1.36%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.36%) MBA
7 2 (1.36%) CISA
7 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PMP
8 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.68%) QiCA
8 1 (0.68%) CISSP
8 1 (0.68%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (4.76%) GAAP
2 7 (4.76%) FATCA
2 7 (4.76%) COREP
2 7 (4.76%) FINREP
3 5 (3.40%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.04%) QA
5 2 (1.36%) Solvency II
5 2 (1.36%) IAS 39
6 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (27.89%) SAP
2 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.76%) Oracle
4 5 (3.40%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.40%) Ariba
5 4 (2.72%) Sun
6 3 (2.04%) Reuters
6 3 (2.04%) CA
7 2 (1.36%) IT2
8 1 (0.68%) Microgen
8 1 (0.68%) Terracotta
8 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.68%) Cognos
8 1 (0.68%) IBM
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