The table below looks at the statistics for Fund Accounting skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fund Accounting over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fund Accounting
UK
Rank 561 590 569
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -21
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 21 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.073% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.089% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 24
Median daily rate £550 £475 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £408 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £444
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
36177 41516 39910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.16% 81.70% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 26915 25773
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1195 1052
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Fund Accounting
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Fund Accounting as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fund Accounting within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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 +15 19 £550 +4.76%
London +14 19 £550 -
Scotland +19 2 - -
Edinburgh +19 2 - -
City of London -10 2 £538 -2.27%

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fund Accounting 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 Fund Accounting.

1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Change Management
3 11 (33.33%) MiFID
4 10 (30.30%) Banking
4 10 (30.30%) Business Analysis
4 10 (30.30%) Project Management
5 8 (24.24%) Asset Management
5 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (21.21%) Investment Management
6 7 (21.21%) Cash Management
7 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Investment Banking
8 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (12.12%) Derivative
9 4 (12.12%) Legal
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle
10 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.09%) SOA
10 3 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (9.09%) Migration
10 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
10 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (9.09%) Fixed Income
10 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (9.09%) QA

Fund Accounting
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SimCorp Dimension
1 2 (6.06%) thinkFolio
2 1 (3.03%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 4 (12.12%) Legal
5 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
6 2 (6.06%) Back Office
6 2 (6.06%) Front Office
7 1 (3.03%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 7 (21.21%) Business Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Workstream Lead
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Banking Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Applications Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Derivative
3 3 (9.09%) Fixed Income
3 3 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) SWIFT
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.03%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Change Management
2 10 (30.30%) Business Analysis
2 10 (30.30%) Project Management
3 8 (24.24%) Asset Management
3 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.21%) Cash Management
4 7 (21.21%) Investment Management
5 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) SOA
7 3 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.06%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ACCA
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) MiFID
2 3 (9.09%) EMIR
2 3 (9.09%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Charles River
2 2 (6.06%) SimCorp
3 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Yardi