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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 577 599 561
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -38
Contract jobs citing CIMA 44 45 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.39% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 51
Median daily rate £400 £481 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £231 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
10173 11414 11714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.44% 20.67% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6465 6892 6680
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 560 556
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £17.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +58.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

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 8 December 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 17 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 8 December 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 +24 44 £400 -17.94% 27
London +6 27 £400 -15.78% 13
City of London +3 11 £400 -8.57% 4
South East +26 8 £488 -7.14% 3
South West - 7 £225 - 3
Bristol - 7 £225 - 1
Berkshire +10 6 £488 -4.87% 2
Hampshire +26 2 £90 -69.69%
Maidenhead +2 2 - -
Windsor - 2 £488 -
North West +8 1 - - 3
Hertfordshire +1 1 - - 1
East of England 0 1 - - 2
Manchester -1 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £90 -
Reading - 1 £525 -
Eastleigh - 1 - -

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 81 (83.51%) Finance
2 76 (78.35%) ACCA
3 30 (30.93%) SAP
4 29 (29.90%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (22.68%) ERP
6 20 (20.62%) MS Excel
7 19 (19.59%) Migration
8 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
9 13 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (12.37%) Degree
10 12 (12.37%) General Ledger
11 11 (11.34%) Banking
12 10 (10.31%) Oracle
12 10 (10.31%) Data Migration
13 9 (9.28%) Data Mapping
13 9 (9.28%) AAT
13 9 (9.28%) Data Transformation
13 9 (9.28%) CRM
13 9 (9.28%) SAP FI
13 9 (9.28%) Management Information System
13 9 (9.28%) SAP CO
13 9 (9.28%) SAP FI/CO
14 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
14 8 (8.25%) Business Analysis
14 8 (8.25%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (8.25%) Project Management
14 8 (8.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 8 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (7.22%) Analytics

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 20 (20.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (7.22%) MS Office
4 5 (5.15%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (9.28%) SAP CO
1 9 (9.28%) SAP FI
1 9 (9.28%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (4.12%) Changepoint
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (4.12%) SAP FI-GL
3 4 (4.12%) SAP PS
4 3 (3.09%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (3.09%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (3.09%) Infor SunSystems
4 3 (3.09%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (3.09%) Sage 200
4 3 (3.09%) SAP BPC
4 3 (3.09%) SAP MM
5 2 (2.06%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (2.06%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (1.03%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Broadband
1 2 (2.06%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.12%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.09%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.06%) Essbase
4 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.03%) PowerPivot
General
1 81 (83.51%) Finance
2 12 (12.37%) General Ledger
3 11 (11.34%) Banking
4 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.19%) Retail
6 5 (5.15%) Marketing
7 4 (4.12%) Legal
8 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.09%) Retail Banking
9 2 (2.06%) Billing
10 1 (1.03%) Advertising
10 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 1 (1.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (43.30%) Analyst
2 32 (32.99%) Financial Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) Accountant
4 11 (11.34%) Systems Accountant
5 10 (10.31%) Data Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) Business Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) Finance Business Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Consultant
7 8 (8.25%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Business Finance Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Data Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Assistant Accountant
10 4 (4.12%) ERP Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Finance Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.12%) SAP Financial Specialist
11 3 (3.09%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Cloud Consultant
11 3 (3.09%) Finance Manager
11 3 (3.09%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) Flash
1 3 (3.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.28%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.06%) Economics
3 2 (2.06%) NHS
4 1 (1.03%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.03%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.68%) ERP
2 19 (19.59%) Migration
3 13 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.31%) Data Migration
6 9 (9.28%) CRM
6 9 (9.28%) Data Mapping
6 9 (9.28%) Data Transformation
7 8 (8.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 8 (8.25%) Business Analysis
7 8 (8.25%) Project Management
7 8 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.22%) Analytics
8 7 (7.22%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.22%) Planning and Forecasting
8 7 (7.22%) Validation
9 6 (6.19%) ETL
10 5 (5.15%) Change Management
10 5 (5.15%) Data Reconciliation
10 5 (5.15%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.19%) SQL
1 6 (6.19%) VBA
2 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 76 (78.35%) ACCA
2 12 (12.37%) Degree
3 9 (9.28%) AAT
4 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.12%) MBA
6 3 (3.09%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.09%) CCA
6 3 (3.09%) CCAB
7 2 (2.06%) ICAEW
7 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.06%) GAAP
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
Vendors
1 30 (30.93%) SAP
2 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.31%) Oracle
4 5 (5.15%) Infor
4 5 (5.15%) NetSuite
4 5 (5.15%) Sage
5 4 (4.12%) CA
6 3 (3.09%) Hyperion
6 3 (3.09%) JD Edwards
6 3 (3.09%) Maconomy
6 3 (3.09%) OpenText
6 3 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.06%) Workday
8 1 (1.03%) BT
8 1 (1.03%) Epicor
8 1 (1.03%) HP
8 1 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.03%) WorldPay
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