The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 May 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 425 380 402
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +22
Contract jobs citing CIMA 19 40 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 1.12% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 25
Median daily rate £500 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CIMA
England

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
3844 3586 3899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.83% 16.06% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2719 2311 2630
Median daily rate £450 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 85 125
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.37% +4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing CIMA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +28 5 £475 +13.77% 4
CIMA
England

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CIMA 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 CIMA.

1 41 (85.42%) ACCA
2 39 (81.25%) Finance
3 11 (22.92%) Business Analysis
4 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (18.75%) Solvency II
4 9 (18.75%) GAAP
4 9 (18.75%) ERP
5 8 (16.67%) Oracle
6 7 (14.58%) Migration
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.50%) Banking
7 6 (12.50%) Project Management
8 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (10.42%) Data Migration
8 5 (10.42%) HFM
8 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (10.42%) Hyperion
8 5 (10.42%) SAP
8 5 (10.42%) Essbase
9 4 (8.33%) Predictive Analysis
9 4 (8.33%) Legal
9 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 4 (8.33%) General Ledger
9 4 (8.33%) Analytics
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (6.25%) Hyperion Planning
10 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.25%) Back Office
10 3 (6.25%) Change Management

CIMA
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:

Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) HFM
2 3 (6.25%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Essbase
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 39 (81.25%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) General Ledger
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
4 3 (6.25%) Back Office
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Front Office
6 1 (2.08%) German Language
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Analyst
2 17 (35.42%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Finance Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Accountant
5 6 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Solvency II Business Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Finance Business Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) ERP Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Finance Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Hyperion Planning Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Hyperion Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Planning Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Procurement Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Procurement Project Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Business Finance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) FMCG
2 2 (4.17%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.08%) Derivative
3 1 (2.08%) Equities
3 1 (2.08%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Social Network
3 1 (2.08%) Statistics
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Business Analysis
2 9 (18.75%) ERP
2 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (14.58%) Migration
4 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.42%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Analytics
6 4 (8.33%) Predictive Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (6.25%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (4.17%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.17%) System Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) C
3 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (85.42%) ACCA
2 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.25%) PMP
3 2 (4.17%) CCA
3 2 (4.17%) CIPFA
4 1 (2.08%) AAT
4 1 (2.08%) CISA
4 1 (2.08%) QiCA
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) GAAP
1 9 (18.75%) Solvency II
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.08%) Basel III
3 1 (2.08%) COREP
3 1 (2.08%) CRD IV
3 1 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Hyperion
2 5 (10.42%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Ariba
3 2 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Sun
4 1 (2.08%) Tableau