The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CIMA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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)
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 160 195
Rank change year-on-year -3 +35  
Contract jobs citing CIMA 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.030% 0.089% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.53% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £550 £534
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 476 565 762
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.41% 16.68% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 419 568
Median daily rate £475 £475 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 18
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.89 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.49% -14.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.75 £16.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £93.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

CIMA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CIMA in the City of London

CIMA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CIMA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Essbase
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) HFM
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Smart View
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) ACCA
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management

CIMA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HFM
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Essbase
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Smart View
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ACCA
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
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