The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Accounting
Rank 566 526 549
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +23
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 28 44 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.086% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.12% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 26
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £730 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40519 37298 40761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.05% 72.96% 70.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25042 22618 23491
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1163 1058 1467
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -

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 31 July 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 7 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 31 July 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 -39 14 £575 +13.58% 10
London +9 13 £600 +8.99% 9
Scotland -25 13 £425 -15.00%
Edinburgh -24 12 £425 -15.00%
City of London +22 5 £613 +19.45% 4
South East - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 34 (39.53%) Banking
3 31 (36.05%) Migration
4 26 (30.23%) Investment Banking
5 24 (27.91%) Finance
6 18 (20.93%) Investment Management
7 17 (19.77%) Project Management
8 16 (18.60%) Derivative
9 15 (17.44%) Business Analysis
9 15 (17.44%) SQL
10 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
10 13 (15.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (15.12%) Markit EDM
11 10 (11.63%) MultiFonds
12 9 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (10.47%) ETL
12 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
12 9 (10.47%) Hedge funds
13 8 (9.30%) Data Analysis
14 7 (8.14%) Fund Management
14 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
14 7 (8.14%) Data Mining
14 7 (8.14%) Waterfall
15 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
15 6 (6.98%) DTS
15 6 (6.98%) Test Scripting
15 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (5.81%) VBA

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Project
2 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.33%) MS Office
4 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Markit EDM
2 10 (11.63%) MultiFonds
3 5 (5.81%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (1.16%) Summit
4 1 (1.16%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (1.16%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (1.16%) Eagle STAR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.14%) Data Mining
3 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.98%) DTS
5 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.16%) WebFOCUS
7 1 (1.16%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (1.16%) DataStage
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 34 (39.53%) Banking
2 26 (30.23%) Investment Banking
3 24 (27.91%) Finance
4 3 (3.49%) Back Office
5 2 (2.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 40 (46.51%) Analyst
2 34 (39.53%) Business Analyst
3 19 (22.09%) Project Manager
4 14 (16.28%) Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Test Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (3.49%) Business Test Analyst
6 3 (3.49%) Report Analyst
6 3 (3.49%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (3.49%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.33%) Account Manager
7 2 (2.33%) Architect
7 2 (2.33%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (2.33%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (2.33%) Business Manager
7 2 (2.33%) Test Leader
7 2 (2.33%) Solvency II Business Analyst
7 2 (2.33%) AIFMD Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) XML
1 2 (2.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (1.16%) .NET
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Derivative
2 9 (10.47%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.65%) Reference Data
4 3 (3.49%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.33%) Equities
5 2 (2.33%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.33%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.16%) DTCC
6 1 (1.16%) Swaptions
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 31 (36.05%) Migration
3 18 (20.93%) Investment Management
4 17 (19.77%) Project Management
5 15 (17.44%) Business Analysis
6 9 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (10.47%) ETL
7 8 (9.30%) Data Analysis
8 7 (8.14%) Fund Management
8 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.14%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.98%) Test Scripting
9 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.81%) Regression Testing
11 4 (4.65%) Data Management
11 4 (4.65%) Data Mapping
12 3 (3.49%) Data Architecture
12 3 (3.49%) Data Migration
12 3 (3.49%) PRINCE
12 3 (3.49%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.44%) SQL
2 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.81%) VBA
4 1 (1.16%) XPath
4 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.16%) Java
4 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) ACCA
1 5 (5.81%) CIMA
2 2 (2.33%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) AIFMD
2 2 (2.33%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.16%) EMIR
3 1 (1.16%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.16%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) Informatica
3 1 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.16%) Reuters
3 1 (1.16%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.16%) Ab Initio
3 1 (1.16%) Serena
3 1 (1.16%) SimCorp
3 1 (1.16%) BI-SAM
3 1 (1.16%) Vermilion
3 1 (1.16%) Sun
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle
3 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.16%) Cognos
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