The first table below looks at the demand for CIMA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIMA over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 366 390 352
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -38
Contract jobs citing CIMA 34 26 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 0.73% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 62
Average daily rate
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£396 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.37% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £343 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £624 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £414 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.62 £12.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+155.16% -62.50%
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3615 3538 3733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.78% 14.60% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2338 2167 2227
Average daily rate £425 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 120 132
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £48.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
CIMA
England

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CIMA Jobs Demand Trend in London

CIMA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CIMA Daily Rate Trend in London

CIMA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

CIMA Daily Rate Histogram in London

CIMA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CIMA Hourly Rate Trend in London

CIMA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
(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
City of London +17 6 £550 +29.41% 13
Hounslow - - - -
CIMA
England

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 61 (92.42%) Finance
2 48 (72.73%) ACCA
3 16 (24.24%) Banking
4 13 (19.70%) SAP
5 11 (16.67%) Degree
6 9 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (12.12%) Project Management
8 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
8 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.61%) General Ledger
8 7 (10.61%) Performance Management
8 7 (10.61%) Financial Modelling
9 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
9 6 (9.09%) Oracle
10 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
10 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
10 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
10 5 (7.58%) Migration
10 5 (7.58%) Equities
10 5 (7.58%) Financial Analysis
11 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.06%) Fixed Income
11 4 (6.06%) Hyperion
11 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
11 4 (6.06%) ERP
12 3 (4.55%) SQL
12 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.55%) Reuters
12 3 (4.55%) SAP FI

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (4.55%) SAP CO
1 3 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (4.55%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.03%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (3.03%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.52%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.52%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
General
1 61 (92.42%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Banking
3 7 (10.61%) General Ledger
4 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.55%) Front Office
6 3 (4.55%) French Language
7 2 (3.03%) German Language
8 1 (1.52%) Back Office
8 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.52%) Norwegian Language
8 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.52%) Swedish Language
8 1 (1.52%) Danish Language
8 1 (1.52%) Dutch Language
8 1 (1.52%) Legal
8 1 (1.52%) Retail
8 1 (1.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (24.24%) Business Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (6.06%) Management Accountant
4 4 (6.06%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (6.06%) Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (6.06%) Consultant
5 3 (4.55%) Architect
5 3 (4.55%) MI Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Report Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Project Accountant
5 3 (4.55%) Business Manager
5 3 (4.55%) SAP BPC Consultant
5 3 (4.55%) Pricing Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Project Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Auditor
6 2 (3.03%) Commercial Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Equities
2 4 (6.06%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Derivative
4 2 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.03%) PMI
5 1 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Economics
5 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.12%) Project Management
2 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
2 7 (10.61%) Performance Management
2 7 (10.61%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
3 5 (7.58%) Migration
3 5 (7.58%) Financial Analysis
4 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
4 4 (6.06%) ERP
5 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.55%) Process Management
5 3 (4.55%) Workflow
5 3 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (4.55%) IT Governance
5 3 (4.55%) Resource Management
5 3 (4.55%) Business Development
5 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) VBA
3 1 (1.52%) ABAP
3 1 (1.52%) C
3 1 (1.52%) C#
3 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 48 (72.73%) ACCA
2 11 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) MBA
4 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CCNA
5 1 (1.52%) CISSP
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CISA
5 1 (1.52%) CIPFA
5 1 (1.52%) CIPD
5 1 (1.52%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.52%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) IAS 39
1 2 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (3.03%) GAAP
2 1 (1.52%) FINREP
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) SAP
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.06%) Hyperion
5 3 (4.55%) Reuters
6 2 (3.03%) IT2
6 2 (3.03%) Sun
6 2 (3.03%) CA
6 2 (3.03%) Cognos
7 1 (1.52%) Juniper
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco
7 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.52%) Terracotta
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
HFG
Rate: £350 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £525 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago