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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
UK
Rank 546 576 559
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -17
Contract jobs citing CIMA 49 42 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.40% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 38
Median daily rate £438 £518 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.45% +13.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £650 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £525 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.61% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
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
9129 10493 10262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.39% 21.03% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5787 6368 6017
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 466 498 495
Median hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +93.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.05 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +105.26%

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 17 January 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
Top 14 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 17 January 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 +21 49 £438 -15.45% 44
London +12 25 £400 -21.37% 15
South East +16 12 £488 -7.14% 8
Berkshire +14 12 £488 - 3
City of London 0 8 £394 -34.37% 2
South West +16 5 £338 -51.78% 4
Bristol +10 5 £338 -51.78%
Maidenhead -2 4 - -
West Midlands - 3 £485 - 3
North West +16 2 £485 +7.77% 2
Reading - 2 £400 - 1
Slough - 1 £500 -
Windsor - 1 £488 -
Newbury - 1 £600 -

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 93 (91.18%) Finance
2 88 (86.27%) ACCA
3 33 (32.35%) SAP
4 28 (27.45%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (23.53%) ERP
6 22 (21.57%) MS Excel
7 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
8 14 (13.73%) Degree
9 13 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (11.76%) Migration
10 12 (11.76%) Banking
11 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (10.78%) Oracle
12 10 (9.80%) AAT
12 10 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (9.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (9.80%) SAP FI
12 10 (9.80%) SAP CO
12 10 (9.80%) SAP FI/CO
13 9 (8.82%) Telecoms
13 9 (8.82%) General Ledger
13 9 (8.82%) Business Analysis
13 9 (8.82%) Project Management
13 9 (8.82%) MS Office
13 9 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (8.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 8 (7.84%) Validation
15 7 (6.86%) Management Information System
15 7 (6.86%) CRM
15 7 (6.86%) Planning and Forecasting

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 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (8.82%) MS Office
4 3 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (9.80%) SAP CO
1 10 (9.80%) SAP FI
1 10 (9.80%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (3.92%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (3.92%) SAP BPC
2 4 (3.92%) SAP FI-GL
3 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.94%) Infor SunSystems
3 3 (2.94%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.94%) SAP MM
3 3 (2.94%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (1.96%) Changepoint
4 2 (1.96%) Sage 200
4 2 (1.96%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.98%) SAP FI-AA
5 1 (0.98%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Broadband
1 2 (1.96%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) SAP BW
1 5 (4.90%) SAP HANA
2 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.98%) Essbase
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.98%) PowerPivot
General
1 93 (91.18%) Finance
2 12 (11.76%) Banking
3 9 (8.82%) General Ledger
3 9 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.88%) Legal
5 5 (4.90%) Marketing
5 5 (4.90%) Retail
6 4 (3.92%) Billing
7 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.96%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.98%) Advertising
8 1 (0.98%) Back Office
8 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (41.18%) Analyst
2 36 (35.29%) Financial Analyst
3 14 (13.73%) Consultant
4 13 (12.75%) Accountant
5 12 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 11 (10.78%) Finance Business Analyst
7 10 (9.80%) Systems Accountant
8 7 (6.86%) Business Finance Analyst
8 7 (6.86%) SAP CO Consultant
8 7 (6.86%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (6.86%) SAP FI Consultant
8 7 (6.86%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 6 (5.88%) Finance Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.90%) Business Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) Assistant Accountant
11 4 (3.92%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) ERP Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.92%) SAP Financial Specialist
11 4 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) Flash
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.96%) Economics
4 2 (1.96%) Equities
4 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.96%) NHS
5 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.98%) FMCG
5 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Unix
1 2 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.53%) ERP
2 13 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (11.76%) Migration
4 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (8.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 9 (8.82%) Business Analysis
5 9 (8.82%) Project Management
5 9 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (7.84%) Validation
7 7 (6.86%) CRM
7 7 (6.86%) Data Migration
7 7 (6.86%) Planning and Forecasting
8 6 (5.88%) Analytics
8 6 (5.88%) Change Management
9 5 (4.90%) Process Improvement
9 5 (4.90%) Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (3.92%) Order to Cash
10 4 (3.92%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.92%) Record to Report
10 4 (3.92%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.88%) VBA
2 2 (1.96%) C++
2 2 (1.96%) SQL
3 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 88 (86.27%) ACCA
2 14 (13.73%) Degree
3 10 (9.80%) AAT
4 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.92%) MBA
6 3 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.94%) CCA
7 2 (1.96%) CCAB
7 2 (1.96%) CISA
7 2 (1.96%) CISSP
7 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.98%) ICAEW
8 1 (0.98%) IIBA
8 1 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.94%) GAAP
3 2 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.96%) SLA
4 1 (0.98%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.98%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (32.35%) SAP
2 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.78%) Oracle
4 6 (5.88%) Infor
4 6 (5.88%) NetSuite
5 5 (4.90%) Sage
6 4 (3.92%) CA
7 3 (2.94%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.94%) Maconomy
7 3 (2.94%) OpenText
7 3 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.94%) Workday
8 2 (1.96%) Cisco
8 2 (1.96%) Epicor
8 2 (1.96%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.96%) Sybase
9 1 (0.98%) BT
9 1 (0.98%) HP
9 1 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.98%) WorldPay
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