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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fund Accounting
Rank 607 600 617
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 20 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.068% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.083% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 26
Median daily rate £525 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £360 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £625 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
41422 44386 44123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.54% 81.14% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27610 28756 28711
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 1336 1216
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £49.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 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 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 5 December 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
London -1 18 £525 - 2
England -1 18 £525 - 2
City of London +5 4 £475 -22.51% 2
Edinburgh +12 2 - -
Scotland -6 2 - -

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 20 (37.74%) Banking
3 19 (35.85%) Asset Management
4 16 (30.19%) Investment Management
5 15 (28.30%) Project Management
6 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (22.64%) Investment Banking
7 12 (22.64%) Business Analysis
8 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (16.98%) Change Management
10 8 (15.09%) MiFID
11 6 (11.32%) Oracle
11 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
11 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
11 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (11.32%) Target Operating Model
12 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
12 5 (9.43%) Cash Management
12 5 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (9.43%) Back Office
12 5 (9.43%) Legal
12 5 (9.43%) Migration
13 4 (7.55%) Financial Institution
13 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
13 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
13 4 (7.55%) MS Project
13 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (7.55%) Derivative
13 4 (7.55%) Functional Testing

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 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.55%) MS Project
3 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) thinkFolio
2 2 (3.77%) MultiFonds
2 2 (3.77%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (1.89%) Beauchamp
3 1 (1.89%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (1.89%) Investran
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
1 1 (1.89%) Moq
1 1 (1.89%) MSTest
1 1 (1.89%) NUnit
1 1 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 20 (37.74%) Banking
3 12 (22.64%) Investment Banking
4 5 (9.43%) Back Office
4 5 (9.43%) Legal
5 4 (7.55%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.77%) Front Office
7 1 (1.89%) Marketing
7 1 (1.89%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (1.89%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Project Manager
2 19 (35.85%) Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Business Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Development Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Development Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Development Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Applications Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Applications Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Software Development Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Software Development Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Asset Management Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Transfer Agency Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Autofac
1 1 (1.89%) Ninject
1 1 (1.89%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Derivative
2 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.66%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.77%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.89%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Asset Management
2 16 (30.19%) Investment Management
3 15 (28.30%) Project Management
4 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.64%) Business Analysis
6 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (16.98%) Change Management
8 6 (11.32%) Target Operating Model
8 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.43%) Cash Management
9 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
9 5 (9.43%) Migration
10 4 (7.55%) Functional Testing
11 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.66%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (5.66%) SOA
11 3 (5.66%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (5.66%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (5.66%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
1 2 (3.77%) VBA
2 1 (1.89%) C#
2 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) MiFID
2 2 (3.77%) EMIR
2 2 (3.77%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) Charles River
3 2 (3.77%) SimCorp
4 1 (1.89%) FIS
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) SmartStream
4 1 (1.89%) SunGard
4 1 (1.89%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (1.89%) Yardi