The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for CIMA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
South West / Bristol
Rank - 68 67
Contract jobs citing CIMA 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.84% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £345 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £488 £428
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.50 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year +178.72% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bristol
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 185 217 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 23.13% 24.33% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 155 130
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 1
Median hourly rate £37.75 £39.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.20% +212.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing CIMA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CIMA in Bristol

CIMA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CIMA in Bristol

CIMA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 7 (100.00%) ACCA
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) IFRS
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) Epicor
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Financial Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Systems Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Business Finance Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Finance Business Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Transformation Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Accountant
5 1 (14.29%) Assistant Accountant
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Management Accountant
5 1 (14.29%) Project Accountant
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Accountant
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) IFRS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Epicor
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle