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 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fund Accounting
Rank 538 531 542
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 55 68 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.12% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.16% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 61 17
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£525 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £438 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £600 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
42607 42090 35753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.23% 74.66% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 26094 21361
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1209 1182 1111
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £12.31 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £52.50 £53.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 April 2015.

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 8 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 April 2015. 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 +3 45 £556 -2.19% 20
London +9 40 £550 -6.38% 20
City of London +30 14 £556 +11.25% 14
Scotland -19 10 £450 -5.26% 1
Edinburgh -20 10 £450 -5.26% 1
Glasgow - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 42 (44.68%) Finance
2 33 (35.11%) Asset Management
3 21 (22.34%) Business Analysis
4 20 (21.28%) Project Management
5 16 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (15.96%) Investment Management
6 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
7 14 (14.89%) Migration
7 14 (14.89%) Banking
7 14 (14.89%) Hedge funds
7 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (13.83%) SQL
9 12 (12.77%) C#
10 11 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
10 11 (11.70%) Data Analysis
11 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking
11 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (9.57%) Back Office
12 8 (8.51%) Front Office
12 8 (8.51%) ISEB
12 8 (8.51%) Oracle
12 8 (8.51%) Fund Management
13 7 (7.45%) WCF
13 7 (7.45%) WPF
13 7 (7.45%) VBA
13 7 (7.45%) Data Modelling
13 7 (7.45%) MVVM
13 7 (7.45%) Analytics
13 7 (7.45%) HP Quality Center

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (6.38%) MS Project
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
3 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MultiFonds
1 3 (3.19%) Investran
2 2 (2.13%) thinkFolio
2 2 (2.13%) Advent Geneva
2 2 (2.13%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (1.06%) LatentZero
3 1 (1.06%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Intranet
2 1 (1.06%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.26%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (4.26%) JIRA
2 4 (4.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.06%) PowerBuilder
General
1 42 (44.68%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Banking
3 9 (9.57%) Back Office
3 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.51%) Front Office
5 4 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.26%) French Language
6 2 (2.13%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) Publishing
7 1 (1.06%) Retail
7 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.06%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 40 (42.55%) Analyst
2 31 (32.98%) Business Analyst
3 24 (25.53%) Project Manager
4 16 (17.02%) Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Test Manager
5 7 (7.45%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.32%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (4.26%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Business Data Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.13%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.13%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.13%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) WCF
1 7 (7.45%) WPF
2 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (5.32%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.26%) XML
4 1 (1.06%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.06%) Web Services
4 1 (1.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Hedge funds
1 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.32%) Visualisation
2 5 (5.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.26%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.13%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.06%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.06%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.06%) Derivative
5 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.11%) Asset Management
2 21 (22.34%) Business Analysis
3 20 (21.28%) Project Management
4 16 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (15.96%) Investment Management
6 14 (14.89%) Migration
7 11 (11.70%) Data Analysis
8 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.51%) Fund Management
10 7 (7.45%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.45%) MVVM
10 7 (7.45%) Analytics
11 6 (6.38%) Test Management
11 6 (6.38%) Test Automation
11 6 (6.38%) CMMI
11 6 (6.38%) Change Management
12 5 (5.32%) GAP Analysis
12 5 (5.32%) MVC
12 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
12 5 (5.32%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.83%) SQL
2 12 (12.77%) C#
3 7 (7.45%) VBA
4 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.06%) Java
5 1 (1.06%) C
5 1 (1.06%) VBScript
5 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) ISEB
2 4 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.06%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.19%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (3.19%) Vermilion
4 2 (2.13%) Advent
4 2 (2.13%) Yardi
5 1 (1.06%) Sybase
5 1 (1.06%) HP
5 1 (1.06%) Charles River
5 1 (1.06%) BT
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