Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Fund Accounting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fund Accounting over the 6 months to 17 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.

Fund Accounting
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 238 272
Rank change year-on-year -9 +34 +20
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 4 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.056% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
City of London median daily rate £538 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% -4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £484 £450 £486
90th Percentile £581 £678 £663
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +2.38% - -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Fund Accounting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6297 5887 7808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.45% 87.51% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5003 4710 6215
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £285
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £451
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.44% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 55 76
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £13.34 £12.15 £10.99
90th Percentile £30.90 £53.05 £40.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.58% -5.00% +11.14%

Fund Accounting
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Fund Accounting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Fund Accounting in the City of London

Fund Accounting
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 Fund Accounting in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fund Accounting in the City of London

Fund Accounting
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 Fund Accounting in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fund Accounting in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fund Accounting 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 Fund Accounting.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) CFA
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) SimCorp
2 2 (50.00%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Serena
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) CIMA
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (25.00%) ACCA
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall

Fund Accounting
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SimCorp Dimension
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SimCorp Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) COM
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CFA
2 1 (25.00%) ACCA
2 1 (25.00%) CIMA
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Serena
1 2 (50.00%) SimCorp