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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 550 539 510
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -29
Contract jobs citing CIMA 46 54 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.57% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 41 47
Average daily rate £518 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £463 £415
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +11.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 - -
CIMA
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
10012 9534 8820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.22% 20.25% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6240 5589 4833
Average daily rate £403 £400 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 443 405
Average hourly rate £36.75 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.75% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 26 £518 +10.69% 13
South East +16 11 £525 +57.89% 5
South West 0 3 £345 -34.34% 1
Yorkshire -20 3 - - 1
West Midlands -12 1 - -
East Midlands -16 1 - - 1
North West -19 1 £450 +9.09% 3
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UK

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 85 (92.39%) ACCA
2 82 (89.13%) Finance
3 16 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (16.30%) GAAP
5 14 (15.22%) Hyperion
5 14 (15.22%) SAP
6 12 (13.04%) Oracle
7 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.87%) Banking
8 9 (9.78%) General Ledger
8 9 (9.78%) Business Analysis
8 9 (9.78%) Solvency II
9 8 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (8.70%) ERP
9 8 (8.70%) Legal
9 8 (8.70%) Migration
10 7 (7.61%) HFM
11 6 (6.52%) Asset Management
11 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (6.52%) Marketing
11 6 (6.52%) Project Management
11 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
11 6 (6.52%) SQL
11 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.52%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (6.52%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (5.43%) FMCG
12 5 (5.43%) Financial Analysis
12 5 (5.43%) Data Quality
12 5 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (1.09%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.52%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.61%) HFM
2 4 (4.35%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.09%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (1.09%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.09%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.09%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.09%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.09%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Broadband
2 3 (3.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (5.43%) Essbase
3 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Eclipse
General
1 82 (89.13%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Banking
3 9 (9.78%) General Ledger
4 8 (8.70%) Legal
5 6 (6.52%) Marketing
6 5 (5.43%) Retail
7 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.26%) French Language
8 3 (3.26%) Investment Banking
8 3 (3.26%) Law
9 1 (1.09%) Automotive
9 1 (1.09%) Billing
9 1 (1.09%) German Language
9 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (44.57%) Analyst
2 28 (30.43%) Financial Analyst
3 23 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 13 (14.13%) Finance Business Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) Finance Manager
6 7 (7.61%) Report Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Solvency II Business Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Cutover Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Finance Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Management Accountant
9 4 (4.35%) Marketing Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Product Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Service Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Transformation Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Finance Project Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) FMCG
3 3 (3.26%) Device Driver
3 3 (3.26%) Handset
3 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.17%) Derivative
4 2 (2.17%) Equities
4 2 (2.17%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.17%) Statistics
5 1 (1.09%) Life Science
5 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.09%) NHS
5 1 (1.09%) PMI
5 1 (1.09%) User Experience
5 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (9.78%) Business Analysis
3 8 (8.70%) ERP
3 8 (8.70%) Migration
4 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.52%) Asset Management
4 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (6.52%) Project Management
5 5 (5.43%) Financial Analysis
5 5 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (4.35%) Change Management
6 4 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.35%) Investment Management
6 4 (4.35%) Time Management
7 3 (3.26%) Analytics
7 3 (3.26%) Coaching
7 3 (3.26%) Wealth Management
8 2 (2.17%) IT Audit
8 2 (2.17%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (2.17%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.52%) SQL
2 4 (4.35%) C
3 3 (3.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (92.39%) ACCA
2 4 (4.35%) CCA
3 3 (3.26%) AAT
3 3 (3.26%) Degree
3 3 (3.26%) ICAEW
4 2 (2.17%) CISA
4 2 (2.17%) ISEB
4 2 (2.17%) QiCA
5 1 (1.09%) APMP
5 1 (1.09%) CCAB
5 1 (1.09%) CFA
5 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.30%) GAAP
2 9 (9.78%) Solvency II
3 5 (5.43%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.26%) CRD IV
4 3 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.17%) FATCA
6 1 (1.09%) Basel III
6 1 (1.09%) COREP
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Hyperion
1 14 (15.22%) SAP
2 12 (13.04%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (3.26%) Cognos
4 3 (3.26%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.17%) Sun
6 1 (1.09%) Ariba
6 1 (1.09%) CODA
6 1 (1.09%) Sage
6 1 (1.09%) Tableau
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