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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 605 575 556
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -19
Contract jobs citing CIMA 52 86 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.77% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 60 72
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-32.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - -

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
11004 11168 11309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.56% 19.52% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6795 6733 6258
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £254 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 526 481
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.77 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.40 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 27 September 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 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 27 September 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 +2 51 £450 - 26
London -1 24 £531 +11.84% 11
South East -8 14 £288 -36.11% 5
Berkshire -11 10 £275 -38.88% 1
North West +8 5 £393 -23.41% 3
City of London +10 4 £600 +9.09% 4
Bracknell 0 4 £275 -
Manchester -2 4 £410 +19.70% 1
Hampshire +15 2 £195 -48.00% 2
South West +8 2 £225 -57.14% 4
Maidenhead -6 2 - -
Feltham - 2 £450 -
Bristol - 2 £225 - 1
Basingstoke +8 1 £300 -20.00%
East of England +3 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire +2 1 - - 1
Middlesex +1 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £413 -
Southampton - 1 £90 - 1
Blackpool - 1 £303 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £600 -
Lancashire - 1 £303 -
Warwickshire - 1 £600 -
West Midlands - 1 £600 - 1

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 74 (85.06%) Finance
2 69 (79.31%) ACCA
3 30 (34.48%) SAP
3 30 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (18.39%) Migration
5 15 (17.24%) MS Excel
6 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
6 13 (14.94%) Oracle
6 13 (14.94%) General Ledger
6 13 (14.94%) Analytics
7 12 (13.79%) Degree
7 12 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 12 (13.79%) ERP
8 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (11.49%) SAP FI/CO
9 10 (11.49%) SAP CO
9 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (11.49%) Hyperion
9 10 (11.49%) SAP FI
10 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (10.34%) Data Mapping
10 9 (10.34%) Hyperion Planning
10 9 (10.34%) Data Transformation
11 8 (9.20%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (9.20%) Data Analysis
12 7 (8.05%) Banking
12 7 (8.05%) Data Migration
13 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
13 6 (6.90%) Financial Analysis
13 6 (6.90%) Budgeting 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:

Applications
1 15 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.20%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (11.49%) SAP CO
1 10 (11.49%) SAP FI
1 10 (11.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (10.34%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (5.75%) Cognos Planning
3 5 (5.75%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (4.60%) Changepoint
4 4 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (4.60%) SAP FI-GL
4 4 (4.60%) SAP PS
5 3 (3.45%) Infor SunSystems
5 3 (3.45%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (3.45%) Sage 200
5 3 (3.45%) SAP BPC
5 3 (3.45%) SAP MM
6 2 (2.30%) HFM
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) Spotfire
2 4 (4.60%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.45%) Essbase
3 3 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.30%) QlikView
5 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.15%) PowerPivot
General
1 74 (85.06%) Finance
2 13 (14.94%) General Ledger
3 7 (8.05%) Banking
4 6 (6.90%) Legal
4 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.60%) Marketing
6 3 (3.45%) Retail
7 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.15%) Advertising
8 1 (1.15%) Back Office
8 1 (1.15%) Billing
8 1 (1.15%) Front Office
8 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (45.98%) Analyst
2 25 (28.74%) Financial Analyst
3 13 (14.94%) Accountant
3 13 (14.94%) Data Analyst
4 7 (8.05%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Consultant
5 6 (6.90%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Data Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Systems Accountant
7 4 (4.60%) Finance Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Management Accountant
7 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) SAP Financial Specialist
7 4 (4.60%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Assistant Accountant
8 3 (3.45%) Business Finance Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) Finance Business Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) Flash
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.75%) Statistics
3 5 (5.75%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.30%) Economics
4 2 (2.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.15%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.15%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.39%) Migration
2 13 (14.94%) Analytics
3 12 (13.79%) Business Analysis
3 12 (13.79%) ERP
4 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.34%) Data Mapping
6 9 (10.34%) Data Transformation
6 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (9.20%) Data Analysis
8 7 (8.05%) Data Migration
9 6 (6.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 6 (6.90%) ETL
9 6 (6.90%) Financial Analysis
9 6 (6.90%) Planning and Forecasting
10 5 (5.75%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (5.75%) Financial Modelling
11 4 (4.60%) CRM
11 4 (4.60%) Data Reconciliation
12 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.90%) SQL
2 4 (4.60%) VBA
3 1 (1.15%) C
3 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 69 (79.31%) ACCA
2 12 (13.79%) Degree
3 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) AAT
4 4 (4.60%) CCAB
5 3 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.45%) CCA
5 3 (3.45%) ICAEW
5 3 (3.45%) MBA
6 2 (2.30%) CIPFA
6 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) CISA
7 1 (1.15%) CISSP
7 1 (1.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) GAAP
2 2 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.15%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) SAP
2 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle
3 10 (11.49%) Hyperion
4 5 (5.75%) Anaplan
4 5 (5.75%) Cognos
4 5 (5.75%) Tableau
5 4 (4.60%) JD Edwards
6 3 (3.45%) CA
6 3 (3.45%) Infor
6 3 (3.45%) OpenText
6 3 (3.45%) Sage
7 1 (1.15%) BT
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco
7 1 (1.15%) Epicor
7 1 (1.15%) HP
7 1 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.15%) Sybase
7 1 (1.15%) WorldPay
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200.00 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £80 - £100 per day
Posted: 15 days ago