The table below looks at the statistics for CFA in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CFA over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Rank 150 130 128
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs citing CFA 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% 0.033% 0.077%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.20% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CFA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
739 507 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.48% 16.95% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 248 245
Median daily rate £335 £340 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £233 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 31
Median hourly rate £38.00 £28.22 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.65% +56.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.19 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £36.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CFA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing CFA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CFA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CFA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CFA across the Scotland region.

CFA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CFA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CFA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 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
Edinburgh - 1 £375 -
CFA
UK

CFA
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CFA 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CFA.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Accounting

CFA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Accounting
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA