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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Accounting
Rank 548 521 553
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +32
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 32 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.094% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.13% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 25
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£450 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £350 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £710 £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 5
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39905 37171 40797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.12% 72.91% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 24736 22529 23452
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 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1139 1072 1445
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £45.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%

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 23 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 23 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
Scotland -22 16 £425 -15.00% 1
Edinburgh -24 15 £425 -15.00% 1
England -25 15 £600 +26.31% 7
London -7 14 £606 +16.86% 7
City of London +27 5 £613 +19.45% 3
South East - - - -
Surrey - - - -

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 49 (49.49%) Asset Management
2 38 (38.38%) Banking
3 32 (32.32%) Migration
4 29 (29.29%) Finance
5 27 (27.27%) Investment Banking
6 20 (20.20%) Investment Management
7 18 (18.18%) Project Management
7 18 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 16 (16.16%) Derivative
8 16 (16.16%) SQL
9 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
10 13 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (13.13%) Markit EDM
11 11 (11.11%) Hedge funds
11 11 (11.11%) MultiFonds
12 10 (10.10%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
13 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2
13 9 (9.09%) ETL
14 8 (8.08%) Fund Management
14 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis
15 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (7.07%) Data Mining
15 7 (7.07%) MS Project
15 7 (7.07%) Waterfall
15 7 (7.07%) Test Scripting
16 6 (6.06%) Data Mapping
16 6 (6.06%) T-SQL
16 6 (6.06%) DTS

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 7 (7.07%) MS Project
2 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.04%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.02%) MS Office
4 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Markit EDM
2 11 (11.11%) MultiFonds
3 5 (5.05%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (1.01%) Summit
4 1 (1.01%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (1.01%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (1.01%) Eagle STAR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.07%) Data Mining
3 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.06%) DTS
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.01%) WebFOCUS
6 1 (1.01%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (1.01%) DataStage
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 38 (38.38%) Banking
2 29 (29.29%) Finance
3 27 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.04%) Back Office
5 2 (2.02%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.01%) French Language
Job Titles
1 52 (52.53%) Analyst
2 44 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 20 (20.20%) Project Manager
4 15 (15.15%) Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Test Analyst
6 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 6 (6.06%) Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Business Test Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) Banking Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) Report Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.02%) Account Manager
9 2 (2.02%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (2.02%) Architect
9 2 (2.02%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.02%) Business Project Manager
9 2 (2.02%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.02%) Solvency II Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) XML
1 2 (2.02%) Silverlight
2 1 (1.01%) .NET
2 1 (1.01%) Web Services
2 1 (1.01%) WCF
2 1 (1.01%) WPF
2 1 (1.01%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Derivative
2 11 (11.11%) Hedge funds
3 5 (5.05%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.04%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.02%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.02%) Equities
5 2 (2.02%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.02%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.01%) DTCC
6 1 (1.01%) Swaptions
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.49%) Asset Management
2 32 (32.32%) Migration
3 20 (20.20%) Investment Management
4 18 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 18 (18.18%) Project Management
5 10 (10.10%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 9 (9.09%) ETL
7 8 (8.08%) Fund Management
7 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.07%) Waterfall
8 7 (7.07%) Test Scripting
9 6 (6.06%) Data Mapping
9 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.06%) Regression Testing
10 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.04%) Six Sigma
10 4 (4.04%) Data Management
11 3 (3.03%) PRINCE
11 3 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) SQL
2 6 (6.06%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.05%) VBA
4 1 (1.01%) XPath
4 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.01%) C#
4 1 (1.01%) Java
4 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.06%) ACCA
1 6 (6.06%) CIMA
2 2 (2.02%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) AIFMD
2 2 (2.02%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.01%) EMIR
3 1 (1.01%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.03%) BI-SAM
3 2 (2.02%) Informatica
4 1 (1.01%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.01%) Reuters
4 1 (1.01%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.01%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.01%) Serena
4 1 (1.01%) SimCorp
4 1 (1.01%) Sun
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle
4 1 (1.01%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.01%) Cognos
4 1 (1.01%) Vermilion
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