The table below looks at the statistics for CIPFA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIPFA over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA)
Rank 576 557 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing CIPFA 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.004% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.057% 0.024% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£575 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £575 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
10516 8377 8168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.76% 17.70% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6195 4748 4330
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 480 350 562
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

CIPFA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CIPFA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CIPFA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CIPFA Daily Rate Trend in England

CIPFA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CIPFA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CIPFA
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 CIPFA within the England region over the 3 months to 17 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
South East - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
CIPFA
UK

CIPFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CIPFA 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 CIPFA.

1 9 (90.00%) ACCA
1 9 (90.00%) CIMA
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) ICAEW
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Local Government
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (10.00%) CISA
4 1 (10.00%) QiCA
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) FMCG
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management

CIPFA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CIPFA 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 CIPFA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Local Government
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) Line Management
1 1 (10.00%) Coaching
1 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) ACCA
1 9 (90.00%) CIMA
2 4 (40.00%) ICAEW
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CISA
4 1 (10.00%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SAP