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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fund Accounting
UK
Rank 585 585 578
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 11 39 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.076% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.092% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 38 29
Median daily rate £600 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £689 £608 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £463
% change year-on-year
- -8.10%
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
37463 42318 40948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.62% 82.71% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24877 27655 25965
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 969 1164 1085
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +49.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 February 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 February 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 +4 10 £600 +9.09%
London -9 10 £600 +9.09%
Scotland +17 1 - - 1
Edinburgh +16 1 - - 1
City of London -10 1 £600 +9.09%

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Change Management
3 10 (35.71%) MiFID
4 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
5 8 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 8 (28.57%) Investment Management
6 7 (25.00%) Banking
7 6 (21.43%) Project Management
7 6 (21.43%) Cash Management
8 5 (17.86%) Derivative
8 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
8 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle
9 4 (14.29%) Legal
9 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 3 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
10 3 (10.71%) EMIR
10 3 (10.71%) Migration
10 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
10 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
10 3 (10.71%) Fixed Income
10 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
11 2 (7.14%) VBA

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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Project
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SimCorp Dimension
1 2 (7.14%) thinkFolio
2 1 (3.57%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
4 4 (14.29%) Legal
5 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
6 2 (7.14%) Back Office
6 2 (7.14%) Front Office
7 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
7 1 (3.57%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Workstream Lead
6 2 (7.14%) Accountant
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Banking Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Applications Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Account Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Derivative
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (10.71%) Fixed Income
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.14%) SWIFT
5 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.57%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Change Management
2 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
3 8 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 8 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 6 (21.43%) Cash Management
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Migration
7 3 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) ETL
8 2 (7.14%) Fund Management
8 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) MiFID
2 3 (10.71%) EMIR
3 2 (7.14%) Solvency II
4 1 (3.57%) IFRS
4 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Charles River
2 2 (7.14%) SimCorp
3 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.57%) Microgen
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Murex
3 1 (3.57%) Yardi