Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 153 136
Rank change year-on-year +5 -17 +27
Contract jobs citing CIMA 22 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.53% 0.42% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.51% 1.68% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 30
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18% -5.71%
10th Percentile £275 £223 £263
90th Percentile £463 £506 £492
South East median daily rate £413 £300 £450
% change year-on-year +37.50% -33.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £16.00 -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 -

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 877 1071 1276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.31% 25.09% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 523 624
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £226 £250 £241
90th Percentile £598 £575 £536
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 55 98
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -59.55% +62.63%
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.60 £45.81 £47.88
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.95
% change year-on-year -24.44% +13.52% +76.18%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -8 6 £300 -20.00%
Windsor +2 2 £438 -10.26%
Slough - 2 £338 -
Bracknell +3 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
CIMA
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CIMA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 21 (95.45%) ACCA
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
5 6 (27.27%) SAP
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 4 (18.18%) Marketing
8 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
8 3 (13.64%) Business Forecasting
8 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
8 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 2 (9.09%) Hyperion
9 2 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (9.09%) Sage
9 2 (9.09%) Flash
9 2 (9.09%) ERP
9 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) NetSuite
9 2 (9.09%) Workday
9 2 (9.09%) PMO
9 2 (9.09%) AAT
9 2 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (9.09%) Infor
9 2 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV

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 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (9.09%) NetSuite
1 2 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Essbase
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Smart View
General
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Financial Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Finance Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) ERP Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Planning Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Accountant
6 1 (4.55%) Business Finance Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Commercial Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Management Accountant
6 1 (4.55%) Marketing Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Business One Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (13.64%) Business Forecasting
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
2 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
2 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
3 2 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Analytics
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (4.55%) Qualitative Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Scorecard
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) ACCA
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) AAT
4 1 (4.55%) IIBA
4 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) IFRS
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Hyperion
3 2 (9.09%) Infor
3 2 (9.09%) Sage
3 2 (9.09%) Workday