The table below looks at the statistics for Fund Accounting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fund Accounting over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Accounting
Rank 117 93 107
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 7 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.76% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 2
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£375 £525 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £390 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £550 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2080 1732 1800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.25% 69.45% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1135 858 885
Average daily rate £375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 48 79
Average hourly rate £32.00 £29.00 £19.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +46.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Fund Accounting
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fund Accounting across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Fund Accounting Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Fund Accounting
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Fund Accounting Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Fund Accounting
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fund Accounting across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Fund Accounting Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Fund Accounting
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Fund Accounting Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Fund Accounting
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 Fund Accounting within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Edinburgh -10 7 £375 -28.57%
Glasgow - - - -
Fund Accounting
UK

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Fund Accounting 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 Fund Accounting.

1 20 (62.50%) Banking
2 17 (53.13%) Investment Banking
3 13 (40.63%) Migration
4 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
5 9 (28.13%) Project Management
6 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
7 5 (15.63%) Finance
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) VBA
7 5 (15.63%) SQL
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.38%) ACCA
9 3 (9.38%) CIMA
9 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
10 2 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
10 2 (6.25%) Derivative
10 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.25%) MultiFonds
10 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.25%) Test Management
10 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
10 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (6.25%) Workflow
11 1 (3.13%) Release Management
11 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Fund Accounting 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 Fund Accounting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MultiFonds
2 1 (3.13%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.13%) HiPortfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (62.50%) Banking
2 17 (53.13%) Investment Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Account Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Client Account Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Business Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Derivative
2 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Migration
2 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
3 9 (28.13%) Project Management
4 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) Test Management
7 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.25%) Workflow
8 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.13%) Time Management
8 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.13%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
1 5 (15.63%) VBA
2 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ACCA
1 3 (9.38%) CIMA
2 1 (3.13%) CFA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft