Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CIMA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 139 154
Rank change year-on-year -19 +15 -12
Contract jobs citing CIMA 12 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.31% 0.34% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.55% 1.51% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 21
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £413 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -15.38% +21.88%
10th Percentile £291 £301 £300
90th Percentile £518 £453 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £488
% change year-on-year +3.03% -15.38% +13.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +62.50% - -

CIMA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 774 861 1,257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.84% 22.47% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 379 619
Berkshire median daily rate £401 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.76% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £218 £235 £255
90th Percentile £564 £600 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 68 56
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.00 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +8.00% -48.18%
10th Percentile £12.08 £12.00 £9.22
90th Percentile £45.88 £42.25 £26.50
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £20.00 £24.28
% change year-on-year +70.00% -17.63% +0.66%

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CIMA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CIMA in Berkshire

CIMA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CIMA in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CIMA in Berkshire

CIMA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CIMA in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CIMA in Berkshire

CIMA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CIMA in Berkshire

CIMA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +3 3 £510 -
Newbury - 3 - -
Wokingham - 2 £280 - 1
Reading - 1 £305 -
CIMA
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CIMA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 12 (100.00%) ACCA
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (25.00%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Master's Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
5 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) HFM
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) MBA
6 1 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications

CIMA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (16.67%) HFM
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (8.33%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (8.33%) NetSuite
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (8.33%) Essbase
2 1 (8.33%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (8.33%) QlikView
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Finance Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Controller
5 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QlikView Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) ACCA
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Master's Degree
4 2 (16.67%) MBA
5 1 (8.33%) CIPFA
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) Capita
3 1 (8.33%) CODA
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle