The first table below looks at the demand for CIMA in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIMA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 139 120 143
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Contract jobs citing CIMA 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.45% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate £650 £383 £282
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.93% +35.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £383 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £383 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £424 £330
% change year-on-year
-11.50% +28.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +233.33%
Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1034 666 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.22% 28.63% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 365 597
Average daily rate £350 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 42 94
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CIMA
England

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CIMA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CIMA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CIMA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CIMA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CIMA across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CIMA Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CIMA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

CIMA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CIMA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 4 £700 -
Bristol -13 1 £238 -37.90% 2
Dorset - - - -
CIMA
England

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 8 (100.00%) ACCA
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) VBA
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) Basel III
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) CRD IV
3 3 (37.50%) COREP
3 3 (37.50%) FINREP
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Intentia
5 1 (12.50%) CISA
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Agresso
5 1 (12.50%) Basel II
5 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
5 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Auditor
3 1 (12.50%) Internal Auditor
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) VBA
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ACCA
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Basel III
1 3 (37.50%) CRD IV
1 3 (37.50%) COREP
1 3 (37.50%) FINREP
2 1 (12.50%) Basel II
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Intentia
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Infor
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago