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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 392 397 384
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing CIMA 23 36 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.96% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 32 39
Average daily rate
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£438 £393 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.32% -17.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £573 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.00
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
3649 3754 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.39% 15.68% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2404 2404 2357
Average daily rate £430 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 87 102
Average hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
City of London +6 7 £575 +6.97% 4
CIMA
England

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 56 (91.80%) ACCA
1 56 (91.80%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) Oracle
3 15 (24.59%) Hyperion
4 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
6 10 (16.39%) SAP
6 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
7 9 (14.75%) MS Office
7 9 (14.75%) Degree
8 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (13.11%) Essbase
8 8 (13.11%) Banking
8 8 (13.11%) SQL
8 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (11.48%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (11.48%) Investment Management
9 7 (11.48%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.20%) Migration
10 5 (8.20%) ERP
10 5 (8.20%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (8.20%) FMCG
11 4 (6.56%) Hyperion Planning
11 4 (6.56%) Procure-to-pay
11 4 (6.56%) HFM
11 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
12 3 (4.92%) Back Office

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.75%) MS Office
3 5 (8.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (11.48%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (6.56%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (6.56%) HFM
3 3 (4.92%) CODA-Financials
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.64%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.64%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (13.11%) Essbase
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (4.92%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.28%) MS Access
3 2 (3.28%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.64%) SAP BW
General
1 56 (91.80%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Advertising
3 3 (4.92%) Back Office
4 2 (3.28%) Front Office
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) French Language
5 1 (1.64%) Polish Language
5 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.64%) Billing
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.64%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Publishing
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Analyst
2 19 (31.15%) Financial Analyst
3 17 (27.87%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Report Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Accountant
6 4 (6.56%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Implementation Specialist
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Finance Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Change Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Process Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
9 1 (1.64%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) FMCG
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.92%) iSeries
4 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.28%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.28%) Economics
5 2 (3.28%) Derivative
5 2 (3.28%) Statistics
6 1 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.64%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (11.48%) Investment Management
2 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
3 5 (8.20%) Migration
3 5 (8.20%) ERP
4 4 (6.56%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (4.92%) Financial Analysis
5 3 (4.92%) DRM
5 3 (4.92%) Asset Management
5 3 (4.92%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.28%) Change Management
6 2 (3.28%) Change Control
6 2 (3.28%) Data Mapping
7 1 (1.64%) Revenue Management
7 1 (1.64%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) C
3 1 (1.64%) Java
3 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (91.80%) ACCA
2 9 (14.75%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) PMP
3 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.64%) CISA
4 1 (1.64%) QiCA
4 1 (1.64%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) GAAP
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Oracle
2 15 (24.59%) Hyperion
3 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.39%) SAP
5 3 (4.92%) IBM
5 3 (4.92%) CODA
5 3 (4.92%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.64%) Sage
6 1 (1.64%) Infor
6 1 (1.64%) PeopleSoft
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