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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 630 563 528
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -35
Contract jobs citing CIMA 31 79 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.72% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 62 64
Median daily rate £375 £418 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £255 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £438 £435
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.62

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
11577 10914 10455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.43% 19.16% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7227 6503 5913
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 542 457
Median hourly rate £28.88 £23.75 £18.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.57% +25.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.91 £51.24 £43.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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 25 July 2016.

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
Top 20 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 25 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -44 31 £375 -15.96% 51
London -7 13 £425 +3.03% 14
South East -21 9 £375 - 13
Berkshire -22 5 £375 +15.38% 4
Middlesex -1 3 - - 1
East Midlands -3 3 £300 -42.85%
Feltham - 3 £450 -
Maidenhead - 3 £375 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £300 -
East of England +21 2 £240 -43.52% 4
Nottingham - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £240 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £240 - 2
City of London +43 1 - - 8
Reading +3 1 £475 - 2
Hampshire +1 1 £300 -20.00% 1
Basingstoke 0 1 £300 -20.00%
North West -5 1 £410 -18.00% 5
Manchester -13 1 £410 +2.50% 1
Hungerford - 1 £275 -

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 73 (82.95%) ACCA
1 73 (82.95%) Finance
2 29 (32.95%) SAP
3 27 (30.68%) Hyperion
4 22 (25.00%) Degree
5 18 (20.45%) Migration
6 17 (19.32%) Business Analysis
7 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (17.05%) Oracle BI EE
8 15 (17.05%) Hyperion Planning
8 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (15.91%) Oracle
10 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 12 (13.64%) ERP
11 11 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
12 10 (11.36%) Project Management
12 10 (11.36%) HFM
13 9 (10.23%) SAP CO
13 9 (10.23%) SAP FI/CO
13 9 (10.23%) SAP FI
13 9 (10.23%) Data Migration
13 9 (10.23%) Analytics
14 8 (9.09%) Data Transformation
14 8 (9.09%) Data Mapping
14 8 (9.09%) SQL
15 7 (7.95%) Cognos
15 7 (7.95%) ETL
15 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
15 7 (7.95%) Essbase

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:

Applications
1 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.82%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Hyperion Planning
2 10 (11.36%) HFM
3 9 (10.23%) SAP CO
3 9 (10.23%) SAP FI
3 9 (10.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (7.95%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (5.68%) Cognos Planning
6 3 (3.41%) Changepoint
6 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (3.41%) SAP PS
7 1 (1.14%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (1.14%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (1.14%) Sage 200
7 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.14%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (7.95%) Essbase
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (5.68%) Spotfire
4 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.27%) QlikView
5 1 (1.14%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 73 (82.95%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) General Ledger
2 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.82%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Legal
5 3 (3.41%) Back Office
5 3 (3.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.27%) Marketing
7 1 (1.14%) Automotive
7 1 (1.14%) Front Office
7 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (60.23%) Analyst
2 21 (23.86%) Financial Analyst
3 15 (17.05%) Business Analyst
4 14 (15.91%) Data Analyst
5 11 (12.50%) Accountant
6 10 (11.36%) Project Manager
7 7 (7.95%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Business Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Finance Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Business Manager
9 5 (5.68%) SAP Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Business Finance Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Finance Business Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Hyperion Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Hyperion Project Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Hyperion Support
10 4 (4.55%) Project Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Senior Data Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) SAP Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.82%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.68%) Statistics
4 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.14%) Social Network
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.45%) Migration
2 17 (19.32%) Business Analysis
3 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (13.64%) ERP
5 11 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (11.36%) Project Management
7 9 (10.23%) Analytics
7 9 (10.23%) Data Migration
8 8 (9.09%) Data Mapping
8 8 (9.09%) Data Transformation
9 7 (7.95%) Data Analysis
9 7 (7.95%) ETL
10 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.82%) Change Management
10 6 (6.82%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (5.68%) Financial Modelling
11 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
12 4 (4.55%) CRM
12 4 (4.55%) Financial Analysis
12 4 (4.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) ABAP
2 2 (2.27%) VBA
3 1 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 73 (82.95%) ACCA
2 22 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (3.41%) CIPFA
3 3 (3.41%) PMP
4 2 (2.27%) AAT
4 2 (2.27%) CCAB
4 2 (2.27%) ICAEW
4 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.14%) CFA
5 1 (1.14%) CISA
5 1 (1.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) GAAP
2 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 29 (32.95%) SAP
2 27 (30.68%) Hyperion
3 14 (15.91%) Oracle
4 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.95%) Cognos
6 6 (6.82%) Tableau
7 5 (5.68%) Anaplan
8 3 (3.41%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.27%) Ariba
10 1 (1.14%) CA
10 1 (1.14%) Cisco
10 1 (1.14%) Infor
10 1 (1.14%) Sage
10 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.14%) Sybase
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