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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fund Accounting
Rank 549 497 522
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +25
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 50 73 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.14% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.19% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 63 9
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£575 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +11.76%
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
40851 38864 33748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.14% 74.87% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25403 23796 20201
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1113 1105
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 10 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 27 March 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 -8 43 £600 +9.09% 20
London +1 36 £600 +9.09% 19
City of London +23 12 £600 +20.00% 12
Edinburgh -27 7 £450 -5.26% 1
Scotland -31 7 £450 -5.26% 1
Surrey +10 6 £475 -5.00% 1
South East -25 6 £475 -5.00% 1
West Midlands - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 35 (41.67%) Finance
2 29 (34.52%) Asset Management
3 20 (23.81%) Project Management
3 20 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 19 (22.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (21.43%) Investment Management
6 17 (20.24%) Migration
7 14 (16.67%) Banking
8 12 (14.29%) SQL
9 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
9 11 (13.10%) Fund Management
10 10 (11.90%) Investment Banking
10 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
10 10 (11.90%) Hedge funds
11 9 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (9.52%) Data Analysis
12 8 (9.52%) ISEB
12 8 (9.52%) C#
12 8 (9.52%) Front Office
12 8 (9.52%) Back Office
13 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2
13 7 (8.33%) Data Modelling
13 7 (8.33%) Analytics
13 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (7.14%) VBA
14 6 (7.14%) MS Project
14 6 (7.14%) CMMI
15 5 (5.95%) MVC
15 5 (5.95%) Change Management

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (7.14%) MS Project
2 4 (4.76%) MS Office
3 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MultiFonds
2 3 (3.57%) Investran
2 3 (3.57%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (2.38%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (1.19%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (1.19%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Intranet
2 1 (1.19%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (4.76%) JIRA
1 4 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.19%) PowerBuilder
General
1 35 (41.67%) Finance
2 14 (16.67%) Banking
3 10 (11.90%) Investment Banking
4 8 (9.52%) Front Office
4 8 (9.52%) Back Office
5 4 (4.76%) French Language
6 1 (1.19%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (41.67%) Analyst
2 28 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 24 (28.57%) Project Manager
4 11 (13.10%) Developer
5 4 (4.76%) Business Data Analyst
5 4 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 4 (4.76%) Consultant
5 4 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (4.76%) Data Analyst
5 4 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (4.76%) Business Consultant
5 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 3 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (3.57%) Test Manager
6 3 (3.57%) Senior Manager
7 2 (2.38%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (2.38%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) .NET
1 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
1 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (4.76%) XML
3 3 (3.57%) WCF
3 3 (3.57%) WPF
4 1 (1.19%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.19%) Web Services
4 1 (1.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Hedge funds
2 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.76%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.38%) Derivative
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.19%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) Asset Management
2 20 (23.81%) Business Analysis
2 20 (23.81%) Project Management
3 19 (22.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (21.43%) Investment Management
5 17 (20.24%) Migration
6 11 (13.10%) Fund Management
7 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.52%) Data Analysis
9 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.33%) Analytics
10 6 (7.14%) CMMI
11 5 (5.95%) Change Management
11 5 (5.95%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (5.95%) MVC
11 5 (5.95%) Coaching
12 4 (4.76%) Logical Data Model
12 4 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (4.76%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.29%) SQL
2 8 (9.52%) C#
3 6 (7.14%) VBA
4 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.19%) C
5 1 (1.19%) Java
5 1 (1.19%) VBScript
5 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) ISEB
2 5 (5.95%) Degree
3 1 (1.19%) IIBA
3 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.57%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) Yardi
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle
4 3 (3.57%) Vermilion
5 2 (2.38%) Advent
6 1 (1.19%) Sybase
6 1 (1.19%) BT
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