The table below looks at the statistics for Fund Accounting skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fund Accounting over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Accounting
Rank 566 514 571
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +57
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 30 68 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.13% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.17% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 52 21
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£550 £525 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.23% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42032 39080 42164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.17% 74.10% 72.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26251 24056 24404
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1114 1532
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -9.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.20 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Fund Accounting
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fund Accounting within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Fund Accounting Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fund Accounting
Daily Rate Trend

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

Fund Accounting Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fund Accounting
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fund Accounting within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Fund Accounting Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Fund Accounting
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Fund Accounting Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Fund Accounting
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fund Accounting within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -44 24 £563 +5.88% 11
London -8 23 £575 +8.23% 9
City of London +17 6 £606 +21.25% 2
Edinburgh -12 5 £375 -28.57% 1
Scotland -30 5 £375 -28.57% 2
Glasgow - - - - 1

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Fund Accounting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fund Accounting.

1 32 (46.38%) Asset Management
2 25 (36.23%) Banking
3 22 (31.88%) Migration
4 19 (27.54%) Finance
4 19 (27.54%) Investment Banking
5 17 (24.64%) Project Management
6 16 (23.19%) Investment Management
7 12 (17.39%) Business Analysis
7 12 (17.39%) SQL
8 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (11.59%) Fund Management
9 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.70%) Markit EDM
10 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (7.25%) VBA
11 5 (7.25%) Data Management
11 5 (7.25%) Derivative
12 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (5.80%) ETL
13 3 (4.35%) ACCA
13 3 (4.35%) CIMA
13 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
13 3 (4.35%) Workflow
13 3 (4.35%) PRINCE
13 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
13 3 (4.35%) Data Mapping
13 3 (4.35%) Hedge funds

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Fund Accounting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fund Accounting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.90%) MS Project
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Markit EDM
2 3 (4.35%) MultiFonds
3 2 (2.90%) HiPortfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.45%) DataStage
5 1 (1.45%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.45%) DTS
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.45%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.45%) WebFOCUS
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 25 (36.23%) Banking
2 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 19 (27.54%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Analyst
2 22 (31.88%) Project Manager
2 22 (31.88%) Business Analyst
3 8 (11.59%) Developer
4 4 (5.80%) Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (5.80%) Test Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 3 (4.35%) Senior Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Business Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (2.90%) AIFMD Business Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Account Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Programme Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Architect
7 1 (1.45%) Coordinator
7 1 (1.45%) Consultant
7 1 (1.45%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
1 1 (1.45%) XML
1 1 (1.45%) .NET
1 1 (1.45%) WCF
1 1 (1.45%) WPF
1 1 (1.45%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Derivative
3 3 (4.35%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.90%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.90%) Swaptions
4 2 (2.90%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) Asset Management
2 22 (31.88%) Migration
3 17 (24.64%) Project Management
4 16 (23.19%) Investment Management
5 12 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.59%) Fund Management
8 5 (7.25%) Data Management
9 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.80%) ETL
10 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.35%) Workflow
10 3 (4.35%) PRINCE
10 3 (4.35%) Data Mapping
10 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.35%) Test Planning
11 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.90%) Data Analysis
11 2 (2.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) VBA
3 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.45%) C#
3 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) ACCA
1 3 (4.35%) CIMA
2 2 (2.90%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.45%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) AIFMD
2 2 (2.90%) UCITS
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.45%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Yardi
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle
2 2 (2.90%) Sun
3 1 (1.45%) Calypso
3 1 (1.45%) Informatica
3 1 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.45%) Cognos
3 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.45%) SimCorp
3 1 (1.45%) Ab Initio
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £100 - £140 per day
Posted: 6 days ago