Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 138 164
Rank change year-on-year -18 +26 +5
Contract jobs citing CIMA 16 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.40% 0.47% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 1.80% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 1
Berkshire median daily rate £381 £488 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.79% -4.88% +17.14%
10th Percentile £303 £236 £494
90th Percentile £519 £555 £531
South East median daily rate £338 £475 £525
% change year-on-year -28.95% -9.52% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £16.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £40.75 -

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 865 1,057 1,266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.51% 26.34% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 502 622
Berkshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - -
10th Percentile £256 £221 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 64 97
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.06 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.73% -44.79% +59.48%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £7.59
90th Percentile £41.10 £55.65 £57.39
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% -27.14% +100.00%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Maidenhead 0 6 £300 -
Slough +4 2 £338 -32.50% 1
Newbury -17 2 - -
Reading +6 1 - -
CIMA
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 16 (100.00%) ACCA
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) SAP
6 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 3 (18.75%) PMO
6 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) IFRS
7 2 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (12.50%) Marketing
8 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (6.25%) Financial Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) SAP Business One
8 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
8 1 (6.25%) Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
8 1 (6.25%) Change Management
8 1 (6.25%) Electronics
8 1 (6.25%) Business Forecasting
8 1 (6.25%) Scorecard
8 1 (6.25%) Analytics

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 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Business One
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Electronics
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Finance Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Finance Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Business One Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
2 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Business Forecasting
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Qualitative Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Scorecard
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) ACCA
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
2 2 (12.50%) IFRS
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Hyperion