The table below looks at the statistics for CIMA in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIMA over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 133 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CIMA 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.030% - 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% - 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate
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£250 - £275
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
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
464 561 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.94% 20.07% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 272 186
Average daily rate £350 £345 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 19
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.77 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.16% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CIMA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CIMA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CIMA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CIMA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CIMA
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CIMA across the Scotland region.

CIMA Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

CIMA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh - 1 £250 -
CIMA
UK

CIMA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (100.00%) ACCA
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (66.67%) MBA
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) CA
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) MI Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ACCA
2 6 (66.67%) MBA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft