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 24 September 2016 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fund Accounting
Rank 622 630 608
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 25 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.062% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.077% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 29
Median daily rate £475 £544 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% -1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £349 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £102.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -

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
43972 47025 44690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.14% 81.01% 77.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29135 30776 27890
Median daily rate £440 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £578 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1135 1300 1233
Median hourly rate £30.94 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.32% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.38 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fund Accounting within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 20 £525 -16.00% 5
London -3 16 £500 -20.00% 5
Scotland +8 5 £350 -3.44% 4
South East +19 4 £550 +54.38%
Surrey +16 4 £550 +4.76%
Edinburgh +7 4 £350 -8.19% 3
City of London +16 3 £625 +19.04% 3
Glasgow +9 1 - - 1

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 43 (60.56%) Finance
2 32 (45.07%) Asset Management
3 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (32.39%) Banking
5 21 (29.58%) SQL
6 19 (26.76%) Investment Management
7 14 (19.72%) Project Management
7 14 (19.72%) Back Office
7 14 (19.72%) Investment Banking
8 13 (18.31%) Waterfall
9 11 (15.49%) ISEB
10 10 (14.08%) PL/SQL
11 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
11 9 (12.68%) JIRA
11 9 (12.68%) Functional Testing
12 8 (11.27%) Translating Business Requirements
12 8 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (11.27%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
12 8 (11.27%) XML
12 8 (11.27%) Oracle
12 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
12 8 (11.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (11.27%) MS Visio
12 8 (11.27%) BPR
12 8 (11.27%) FpML
13 7 (9.86%) Reuters
13 7 (9.86%) Bloomberg
13 7 (9.86%) Derivative
14 6 (8.45%) HP Quality Center

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 5 (7.04%) Confluence
2 4 (5.63%) JBoss
2 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.23%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Beauchamp
2 3 (4.23%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (2.82%) MultiFonds
4 1 (1.41%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (1.41%) Investran
4 1 (1.41%) Markit EDM
4 1 (1.41%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) JIRA
2 6 (8.45%) Moq
2 6 (8.45%) MSTest
2 6 (8.45%) NUnit
2 6 (8.45%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.04%) Maven
4 2 (2.82%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.41%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (60.56%) Finance
2 23 (32.39%) Banking
3 14 (19.72%) Back Office
3 14 (19.72%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Front Office
5 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.82%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Analyst
2 20 (28.17%) Business Analyst
3 19 (26.76%) Project Manager
4 11 (15.49%) Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Data Business Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Agile Project Manager
7 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Data Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Development Manager
7 6 (8.45%) Development Project Manager
7 6 (8.45%) Reference Data Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Reference Data Business Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Agile Development Manager
8 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Asset Management Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Software Development Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Software Development Project Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) FpML
1 8 (11.27%) XML
2 6 (8.45%) Autofac
2 6 (8.45%) Ninject
2 6 (8.45%) Unity DI Container
2 6 (8.45%) WPF
3 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.04%) REST
3 5 (7.04%) Spring
4 1 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (9.86%) Derivative
3 6 (8.45%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (8.45%) Reference Data
4 5 (7.04%) Hedge funds
5 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.63%) SWIFT
5 4 (5.63%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.82%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.41%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.41%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
1 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) Asset Management
2 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.76%) Investment Management
4 14 (19.72%) Project Management
5 13 (18.31%) Waterfall
6 9 (12.68%) Functional Testing
7 8 (11.27%) BPR
7 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
7 8 (11.27%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (11.27%) Translating Business Requirements
7 8 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.45%) Automated Testing
8 6 (8.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 6 (8.45%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (8.45%) MVVM
8 6 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) SQL
2 10 (14.08%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.45%) C#
3 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) ISEB
2 2 (2.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
1 4 (5.63%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.82%) MiFID
3 1 (1.41%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Oracle
2 7 (9.86%) Bloomberg
2 7 (9.86%) Reuters
3 5 (7.04%) HP
4 4 (5.63%) Charles River
4 4 (5.63%) SunGard
5 2 (2.82%) Microgen
5 2 (2.82%) Murex
6 1 (1.41%) SmartStream
6 1 (1.41%) Wall Street Systems