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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fund Accounting
Rank 589 574 507
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -67
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 39 35 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.068% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.087% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 60
Average daily rate £550 £538 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £462 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
41761 40034 37146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.19% 77.60% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27350 25609 22516
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1211 1053 1129
Average hourly rate £39.27 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.03% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 9 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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 33 £550 -8.33% 10
London +14 26 £550 -8.33% 10
City of London +50 9 £550 - 5
South East +1 7 £425 -10.52%
Surrey -3 7 £425 -10.52%
Scotland -7 6 £438 +16.66% 2
Edinburgh -12 3 £400 +6.66% 2
Glasgow - 2 £475 -
Epsom - 1 £525 -

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 35 (42.17%) Finance
2 29 (34.94%) Investment Management
3 27 (32.53%) Asset Management
4 25 (30.12%) Project Management
5 22 (26.51%) Banking
6 18 (21.69%) Hi Portfolio
6 18 (21.69%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (18.07%) SQL
7 15 (18.07%) Back Office
8 14 (16.87%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (15.66%) Migration
10 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (14.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (13.25%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (12.05%) Functional Testing
12 10 (12.05%) Investment Banking
12 10 (12.05%) Derivative
13 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (10.84%) HP
14 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (9.64%) BPR
14 8 (9.64%) Oracle
14 8 (9.64%) Windows
14 8 (9.64%) Fixed Income
14 8 (9.64%) Business Analysis
14 8 (9.64%) Time Management
14 8 (9.64%) Solvency II
14 8 (9.64%) People Management
15 7 (8.43%) Vermilion
15 7 (8.43%) IntelliMatch

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (3.61%) MQSeries
1 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
1 3 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.20%) Confluence
2 1 (1.20%) Node.js
2 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.41%) MS Office
4 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (21.69%) Hi Portfolio
2 7 (8.43%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (2.41%) Beauchamp
4 1 (1.20%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (1.20%) Markit EDM
4 1 (1.20%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (8.43%) Spotfire
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.61%) DB2
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.20%) DataStage
6 1 (1.20%) MS Access
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.20%) QlikView
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.41%) Moq
2 2 (2.41%) MSTest
2 2 (2.41%) NUnit
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 35 (42.17%) Finance
2 22 (26.51%) Banking
3 15 (18.07%) Back Office
4 10 (12.05%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.82%) Advertising
6 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.20%) Front Office
7 1 (1.20%) Legal
7 1 (1.20%) Marketing
7 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (54.22%) Analyst
2 35 (42.17%) Business Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) Fund Accounting Business Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) Project Manager
5 11 (13.25%) Test Manager
6 9 (10.84%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Senior Manager
8 5 (6.02%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.82%) Investment Management Business Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Senior Test Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Support Manager
10 3 (3.61%) Applications Manager
10 3 (3.61%) Asset Management Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Business IT Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) IT Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) IT Business Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Process Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) HTML
2 4 (4.82%) .NET
2 4 (4.82%) XML
3 3 (3.61%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (3.61%) J2EE
3 3 (3.61%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.41%) HTML5
4 2 (2.41%) LINQ
4 2 (2.41%) WPF
5 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.20%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.20%) FpML
5 1 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.05%) Derivative
3 8 (9.64%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.23%) Equities
5 4 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.82%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.61%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.20%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.20%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Windows Vista
3 4 (4.82%) Unix
4 3 (3.61%) AIX
4 3 (3.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.94%) Investment Management
2 27 (32.53%) Asset Management
3 25 (30.12%) Project Management
4 13 (15.66%) Migration
5 12 (14.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (13.25%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (12.05%) Functional Testing
8 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.64%) BPR
9 8 (9.64%) Business Analysis
9 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (9.64%) People Management
9 8 (9.64%) Time Management
10 7 (8.43%) Test Scripting
11 6 (7.23%) Change Management
11 6 (7.23%) CRM
11 6 (7.23%) Data Analysis
11 6 (7.23%) Data Management
11 6 (7.23%) Fund Management
11 6 (7.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.07%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) C#
3 5 (6.02%) Java
4 4 (4.82%) VB
5 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.41%) VBA
7 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) ISEB
2 3 (3.61%) Degree
3 1 (1.20%) ACCA
3 1 (1.20%) CIMA
3 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.61%) QA
2 3 (3.61%) UCITS
3 2 (2.41%) SLA
4 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.20%) EMIR
4 1 (1.20%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.61%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (10.84%) HP
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle
3 7 (8.43%) SunGard
3 7 (8.43%) TIBCO
3 7 (8.43%) Vermilion
4 6 (7.23%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.82%) Informatica
5 4 (4.82%) Sybase
6 3 (3.61%) Charles River
6 3 (3.61%) Fiserv
6 3 (3.61%) IBM
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.41%) Sun
8 1 (1.20%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.20%) Advent
8 1 (1.20%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.20%) Calypso
8 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.20%) SmartCo
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