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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Accounting
Rank 118 91 106
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 9 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.92% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.32% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 2
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£425 £513 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £393 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £595 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
Fund Accounting
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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
2130 1745 1721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.43% 69.94% 65.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 887 815
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 68
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% +65.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -27 8 £425 -19.04% 1
Fund Accounting
UK

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 23 (69.70%) Banking
2 19 (57.58%) Investment Banking
3 15 (45.45%) Migration
4 12 (36.36%) Asset Management
5 9 (27.27%) Project Management
6 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Finance
7 5 (15.15%) SQL
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.15%) VBA
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (12.12%) MultiFonds
8 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.09%) ACCA
9 3 (9.09%) CIMA
9 3 (9.09%) PRINCE
9 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.09%) Derivative
9 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
10 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
10 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
10 2 (6.06%) Workflow
10 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
11 1 (3.03%) Process Management
11 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
11 1 (3.03%) Legal
11 1 (3.03%) Reuters
11 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
11 1 (3.03%) HiPortfolio

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MultiFonds
2 1 (3.03%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (3.03%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 23 (69.70%) Banking
2 19 (57.58%) Investment Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Banking Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Account Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.03%) Programmer
8 1 (3.03%) Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Business Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Relationships Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Derivative
2 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Migration
2 12 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 9 (27.27%) Project Management
4 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.06%) Workflow
7 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.03%) Process Management
8 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.03%) RAD
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Data Management
8 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
1 5 (15.15%) VBA
2 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ACCA
1 3 (9.09%) CIMA
2 1 (3.03%) CFA
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Reuters
2 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
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