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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fund Accounting
Rank 578 484 563
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +79
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 35 93 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.18% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.24% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 79 20
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£550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £398 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
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
42997 38902 39217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.67% 74.17% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 24141 22845
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1190 1157 1447
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 -67 28 £575 +4.54% 11
London -37 26 £575 +4.54% 8
Scotland -23 7 £400 -23.80% 5
City of London +8 6 £563 +4.65% 4
North West - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

Fund Accounting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 27 (39.71%) Asset Management
2 23 (33.82%) Migration
3 22 (32.35%) Finance
4 20 (29.41%) Banking
5 18 (26.47%) Investment Management
6 14 (20.59%) Investment Banking
6 14 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (20.59%) Project Management
7 13 (19.12%) PRINCE2
7 13 (19.12%) Fund Management
8 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
9 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (11.76%) SQL
10 6 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (8.82%) Yardi
11 5 (7.35%) Data Management
11 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
12 4 (5.88%) Workflow
12 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
12 4 (5.88%) Derivative
12 4 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (5.88%) Markit EDM
13 3 (4.41%) Test Automation
13 3 (4.41%) Test Management
13 3 (4.41%) Test Scripting
13 3 (4.41%) Degree
13 3 (4.41%) MultiFonds
13 3 (4.41%) CIMA
13 3 (4.41%) Risk Management

Fund Accounting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Markit EDM
2 3 (4.41%) HiPortfolio
2 3 (4.41%) MultiFonds
3 1 (1.47%) Eagle PACE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.47%) WebFOCUS
4 1 (1.47%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.47%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (1.47%) DataStage
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 20 (29.41%) Banking
3 14 (20.59%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Analyst
2 22 (32.35%) Project Manager
3 19 (27.94%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Consultant
5 5 (7.35%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Business Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Business Manager
9 1 (1.47%) Banking Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) Business Data Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 1 (1.47%) Test Leader
9 1 (1.47%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
1 1 (1.47%) Web Services
1 1 (1.47%) XML
1 1 (1.47%) WCF
1 1 (1.47%) WPF
1 1 (1.47%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Derivative
3 2 (2.94%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.94%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Swaptions
4 1 (1.47%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Asset Management
2 23 (33.82%) Migration
3 18 (26.47%) Investment Management
4 14 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (20.59%) Project Management
5 13 (19.12%) PRINCE2
5 13 (19.12%) Fund Management
6 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Data Management
8 4 (5.88%) Workflow
8 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.41%) ETL
9 3 (4.41%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.41%) Test Management
9 3 (4.41%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.41%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.94%) Test Strategy
10 2 (2.94%) Data Architecture
10 2 (2.94%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) VBA
3 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.47%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) ACCA
1 3 (4.41%) CIMA
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.47%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) UCITS
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.47%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) FATCA
2 1 (1.47%) EMIR
2 1 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Yardi
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.94%) Sun
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.47%) Cognos
4 1 (1.47%) Calypso
4 1 (1.47%) Informatica
4 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.47%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.47%) SimCorp
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