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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 372 349 347
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Contract jobs citing CIMA 26 44 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.20% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 1.22% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 13
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£460 £544 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.40% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £675 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £440 £408
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +7.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average 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
3599 3592 3009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.04% 16.67% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2438 2270 1858
Average daily rate £425 £415 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 74 122
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -2.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.44 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.43 £41.05 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +4 2 £500 -13.04% 6
Chiswick - - - -
CIMA
England

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 52 (89.66%) Finance
2 48 (82.76%) ACCA
3 18 (31.03%) SAP
4 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (18.97%) Project Management
6 10 (17.24%) Banking
7 7 (12.07%) General Ledger
7 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.34%) Migration
8 6 (10.34%) Legal
8 6 (10.34%) GAAP
9 5 (8.62%) SAP FI
9 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
9 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
9 5 (8.62%) CIPFA
9 5 (8.62%) Change Management
9 5 (8.62%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (8.62%) SAP CO
9 5 (8.62%) Investment Banking
10 4 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Financial Modelling
10 4 (6.90%) Financial Analysis
10 4 (6.90%) ERP
10 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.90%) Oracle
10 4 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (5.17%) SAP BW
11 3 (5.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (5.17%) Oracle Financials

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (3.45%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) SAP FI
1 5 (8.62%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (8.62%) SAP CO
2 4 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (5.17%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.72%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (1.72%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (1.72%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) Essbase
General
1 52 (89.66%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Banking
3 7 (12.07%) General Ledger
4 6 (10.34%) Legal
5 5 (8.62%) Investment Banking
6 3 (5.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (5.17%) Retail
7 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.72%) Advertising
8 1 (1.72%) Publishing
8 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.72%) French Language
8 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Consultant
3 8 (13.79%) Financial Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (10.34%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Management Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) SAP BPC Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Report Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Project Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Tester
9 1 (1.72%) Systems Accountant
9 1 (1.72%) Risk Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Business Project Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Financial Business Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.45%) FMCG
2 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.72%) Equities
3 1 (1.72%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Project Management
2 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
3 6 (10.34%) Migration
4 5 (8.62%) Change Management
5 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (6.90%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (6.90%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (6.90%) ERP
5 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.17%) Process Management
7 2 (3.45%) Test Management
7 2 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.72%) Six Sigma
8 1 (1.72%) BPR
8 1 (1.72%) DRM
8 1 (1.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (82.76%) ACCA
2 5 (8.62%) CIPFA
3 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) ICAEW
4 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) CFA
4 2 (3.45%) AAT
5 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.72%) PMP
5 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.72%) MBA
5 1 (1.72%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) GAAP
2 4 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) SAP
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) CA
5 1 (1.72%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.72%) Sun
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