The table below looks at the statistics for CIMA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIMA over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
UK
Rank 545 573 572
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Contract jobs citing CIMA 51 45 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.088% 0.090%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.41% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 41
Median daily rate £475 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £297 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £23.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.50 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year
+178.72% -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9429 10881 10552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.79% 21.28% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6082 6726 6034
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 445 499
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CIMA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CIMA
Daily Rate Trend

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

CIMA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CIMA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CIMA within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

CIMA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CIMA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CIMA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CIMA
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CIMA within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

CIMA Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

CIMA
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
England +49 50 £475 -9.61% 24
London +2 20 £474 -13.81% 5
South East +22 19 £475 -9.52% 9
Berkshire +27 9 £488 - 3
West Midlands +7 4 £485 - 1
Hampshire +6 4 £525 +76.76% 1
North West +17 3 £485 +7.77% 1
City of London -4 3 £400 -33.33% 3
Surrey +11 2 £445 -24.25% 1
South West +9 2 £338 -2.17% 2
Bristol -1 2 £338 -2.17% 1
Maidenhead -2 2 - -
Reading - 2 £400 - 1
Farnborough - 2 £538 -
Woking - 2 £445 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £350 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £350 - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £500 -
East Sussex - 1 £300 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Billingshurst - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £500 -
Slough - 1 £500 -
Newbury - 1 £600 - 1

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CIMA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CIMA.

1 91 (91.00%) ACCA
2 90 (90.00%) Finance
3 27 (27.00%) SAP
4 26 (26.00%) ERP
4 26 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
6 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (15.00%) Business Analysis
8 15 (15.00%) Oracle
9 14 (14.00%) Banking
10 13 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (11.00%) Degree
12 10 (10.00%) Process Improvement
12 10 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
12 10 (10.00%) Project Management
12 10 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (9.00%) Migration
13 9 (9.00%) Validation
13 9 (9.00%) Change Management
13 9 (9.00%) AAT
13 9 (9.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 8 (8.00%) MS Office
14 8 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
15 7 (7.00%) Retail
15 7 (7.00%) Planning and Forecasting
15 7 (7.00%) Data Migration
16 6 (6.00%) NetSuite

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.00%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (8.00%) MS Office
4 1 (1.00%) MS Project
4 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (6.00%) NetSuite
1 6 (6.00%) SAP CO
1 6 (6.00%) SAP FI
1 6 (6.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (3.00%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (2.00%) Cognos Planning
4 2 (2.00%) HFM
4 2 (2.00%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.00%) Sage 200
4 2 (2.00%) Sage 50
5 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.00%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (1.00%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Broadband
2 2 (2.00%) WebEx
3 1 (1.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) SAP HANA
2 3 (3.00%) Essbase
3 1 (1.00%) Big Data
3 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.00%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.00%) MS Access
3 1 (1.00%) OLAP
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 90 (90.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Retail
3 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.00%) Marketing
5 4 (4.00%) General Ledger
5 4 (4.00%) Legal
6 3 (3.00%) Billing
6 3 (3.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.00%) Advertising
7 2 (2.00%) Back Office
7 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.00%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.00%) German Language
8 1 (1.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (46.00%) Analyst
2 35 (35.00%) Financial Analyst
3 19 (19.00%) Business Analyst
4 15 (15.00%) Finance Business Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) Accountant
6 12 (12.00%) Consultant
7 9 (9.00%) Business Finance Analyst
8 7 (7.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 7 (7.00%) Systems Accountant
9 6 (6.00%) ERP Analyst
9 6 (6.00%) SAP CO Consultant
9 6 (6.00%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (6.00%) SAP FI Consultant
9 6 (6.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 6 (6.00%) Transformation Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Project Manager
12 3 (3.00%) ERP Consultant
12 3 (3.00%) Hyperion Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) Equities
3 2 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.00%) FMCG
4 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.00%) Unix
1 2 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) ERP
2 16 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 13 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 10 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 10 (10.00%) Project Management
6 9 (9.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 9 (9.00%) Change Management
6 9 (9.00%) Migration
6 9 (9.00%) Validation
7 8 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.00%) Data Migration
8 7 (7.00%) Planning and Forecasting
9 6 (6.00%) BPR
10 5 (5.00%) CRM
11 4 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (4.00%) Internal Audit
11 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.00%) VBA
2 2 (2.00%) C++
2 2 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (91.00%) ACCA
2 11 (11.00%) Degree
3 9 (9.00%) AAT
4 4 (4.00%) CISA
4 4 (4.00%) MBA
4 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.00%) CISSP
5 3 (3.00%) ISEB
6 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.00%) CCAB
7 1 (1.00%) CGEIT
7 1 (1.00%) CISM
7 1 (1.00%) ICAEW
7 1 (1.00%) IIBA
7 1 (1.00%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (6.00%) IFRS
3 3 (3.00%) GAAP
4 2 (2.00%) SLA
5 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.00%) IAS 39
5 1 (1.00%) IFRS 9
5 1 (1.00%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.00%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (27.00%) SAP
2 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.00%) Oracle
4 6 (6.00%) Hyperion
4 6 (6.00%) Sage
5 4 (4.00%) CA
5 4 (4.00%) Infor
6 3 (3.00%) Cognos
6 3 (3.00%) JD Edwards
6 3 (3.00%) Maconomy
6 3 (3.00%) Workday
7 2 (2.00%) Cisco
7 2 (2.00%) Epicor
7 2 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.00%) Sybase
8 1 (1.00%) CODA
8 1 (1.00%) HP
8 1 (1.00%) IFS
8 1 (1.00%) Sun
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