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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 376 382 340
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -42
Contract jobs citing CIMA 37 47 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 1.24% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 40 50
Average daily rate
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£396 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £374 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £366 £378
% change year-on-year
+19.45% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -62.50%
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
3747 3777 3703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.47% 14.87% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2423 2383 2212
Average daily rate £425 £415 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 103 136
Average hourly rate £20.25 £22.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.95% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £11.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
City of London +21 4 £525 +16.66% 5
CIMA
England

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 62 (98.41%) Finance
2 43 (68.25%) ACCA
3 12 (19.05%) Banking
4 10 (15.87%) SAP
4 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
5 9 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
6 8 (12.70%) Project Management
7 7 (11.11%) Degree
7 7 (11.11%) Investment Banking
7 7 (11.11%) General Ledger
7 7 (11.11%) Migration
8 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.52%) Financial Analysis
9 5 (7.94%) Equities
9 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.35%) SQL
10 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.35%) Fixed Income
10 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
10 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
11 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
11 3 (4.76%) Business Development
11 3 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (4.76%) Resource Management
11 3 (4.76%) French Language
11 3 (4.76%) Dynamics AX

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.59%) MS Project
4 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.17%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.17%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.17%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.59%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
General
1 62 (98.41%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Banking
3 7 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 7 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 3 (4.76%) French Language
4 3 (4.76%) Legal
4 3 (4.76%) Front Office
5 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) German Language
6 1 (1.59%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.59%) Swedish Language
6 1 (1.59%) Danish Language
6 1 (1.59%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) Business Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) Financial Analyst
3 5 (7.94%) MI Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Project Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Project Accountant
5 3 (4.76%) Business Manager
5 3 (4.76%) Pricing Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Consultant
5 3 (4.76%) Architect
5 3 (4.76%) Report Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (3.17%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Commercial Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.17%) Management Consultant
6 2 (3.17%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Equities
2 4 (6.35%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Derivative
4 2 (3.17%) PMI
5 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.59%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
2 8 (12.70%) Project Management
3 7 (11.11%) Migration
4 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 6 (9.52%) Financial Analysis
5 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (4.76%) Workflow
7 3 (4.76%) ERP
7 3 (4.76%) Process Management
7 3 (4.76%) IT Governance
7 3 (4.76%) Business Development
7 3 (4.76%) Resource Management
7 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Test Management
8 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) VBA
3 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.59%) C
3 1 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (68.25%) ACCA
2 7 (11.11%) Degree
3 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) CFA
5 2 (3.17%) CIPFA
5 2 (3.17%) MBA
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.17%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.59%) CCNA
6 1 (1.59%) CISSP
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.59%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.59%) CISA
6 1 (1.59%) CIPD
6 1 (1.59%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (3.17%) GAAP
1 2 (3.17%) IAS 39
2 1 (1.59%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) SAP
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) Reuters
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) IT2
4 2 (3.17%) CA
4 2 (3.17%) Sun
5 1 (1.59%) Juniper
5 1 (1.59%) Cognos
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.59%) Terracotta
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