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 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 428 411 404
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs citing CIMA 20 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.099% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.64% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 32
Median daily rate £475 £438 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £285 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £625 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - -
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
4092 3619 3811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.73% 15.55% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2694 2380 2450
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 67 89
Median hourly rate £19.23 £21.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.17 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.83 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +23 3 - - 6
Feltham - 3 £450 -
CIMA
England

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 32 (86.49%) Finance
2 30 (81.08%) ACCA
3 11 (29.73%) Migration
4 10 (27.03%) SAP
5 8 (21.62%) General Ledger
5 8 (21.62%) ERP
6 7 (18.92%) Banking
7 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
7 6 (16.22%) Oracle
7 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
8 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.51%) Data Mapping
8 5 (13.51%) Data Transformation
8 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) Analytics
9 4 (10.81%) SAP FI-GL
9 4 (10.81%) Hyperion
9 4 (10.81%) SAP BW
9 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.81%) SQL
9 4 (10.81%) VBA
9 4 (10.81%) Essbase
9 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
10 3 (8.11%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 3 (8.11%) AAT
10 3 (8.11%) Critical Success Factor
10 3 (8.11%) Infor SunSystems

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 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP FI-GL
2 3 (8.11%) HFM
2 3 (8.11%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (8.11%) Infor SunSystems
2 3 (8.11%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 3 (8.11%) SAP BPC
2 3 (8.11%) SAP MM
3 2 (5.41%) SAP CO
3 2 (5.41%) SAP FI
3 2 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (2.70%) SAP FI-AA
4 1 (2.70%) SAP FI-AP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Essbase
1 4 (10.81%) SAP BW
2 3 (8.11%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (8.11%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) PowerPivot
General
1 32 (86.49%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) General Ledger
3 7 (18.92%) Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Legal
5 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.70%) Back Office
6 1 (2.70%) Billing
6 1 (2.70%) Front Office
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) Retail
6 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Financial Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Data Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Accountant
4 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.81%) SAP Financial Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Assistant Accountant
5 3 (8.11%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) ERP Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Hyperion Planning Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Hyperion Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Planning Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Accountant
6 2 (5.41%) Business Finance Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Finance Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Migration
2 8 (21.62%) ERP
3 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
3 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Data Mapping
4 5 (13.51%) Data Transformation
5 4 (10.81%) Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.11%) Critical Success Factor
6 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) Validation
7 2 (5.41%) Data Reconciliation
7 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
1 4 (10.81%) VBA
2 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (81.08%) ACCA
2 3 (8.11%) AAT
2 3 (8.11%) CCA
2 3 (8.11%) PMP
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) CCAB
4 1 (2.70%) CIPFA
4 1 (2.70%) CISA
4 1 (2.70%) CISSP
4 1 (2.70%) ICAEW
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) GAAP
2 1 (2.70%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) SAP
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) Hyperion
5 3 (8.11%) Infor
5 3 (8.11%) OpenText
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.70%) Sybase