The table below looks at the statistics for CFA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CFA over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
England / London
Rank 402 415 398
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs citing CFA 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.005% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.025% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Median daily rate £538 - £588
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - £700 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3269 3927 3573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.92% 18.61% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2275 2697 2373
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 60 83
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

CFA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CFA Jobs Demand Trend in London

CFA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CFA Daily Rate Trend in London

CFA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CFA across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

CFA Daily Rate Histogram in London

CFA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CFA within the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
City of London - 2 £550 - 2
CFA
England

CFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for CFA.

1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (53.85%) Analytics
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Banking
4 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) R
5 4 (30.77%) Spotfire
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
6 3 (23.08%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (23.08%) Economics
6 3 (23.08%) Derivative
6 3 (23.08%) Statistics
6 3 (23.08%) Fixed Income
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) MBA
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) T-SQL

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) LaTeX
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Spotfire
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.69%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (7.69%) QlikView
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Front Office
5 1 (7.69%) Back Office
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Report Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Commercial Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Grid Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Auditor
4 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Pricing Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Avro
1 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.69%) FpML
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Kafka
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
1 1 (7.69%) Protocol Buffers
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Derivative
3 3 (23.08%) Fixed Income
4 2 (15.38%) Market Risk
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
5 1 (7.69%) Equities
5 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
5 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
5 1 (7.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Economics
4 3 (23.08%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (23.08%) Statistics
4 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Attribution
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) R
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) MBA
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Basel II
1 1 (7.69%) Basel III
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (7.69%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Charles River
2 1 (7.69%) FactSet
2 1 (7.69%) Informatica
2 1 (7.69%) Murex
2 1 (7.69%) StatPro
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau
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