Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 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.

Fund Accounting
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 122 129
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 -28
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 5 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.28% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +4.62%
10th Percentile £395 £290 £346
90th Percentile £453 £420 £475
Scotland median daily rate £425 £388 £450
% change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2476 1775 2647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.25% 84.00% 83.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1444 1016 1367
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £261 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +7.64% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +11.20% +5.18%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% -16.00% +11.11%

Fund Accounting
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Fund Accounting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Fund Accounting in Edinburgh

Fund Accounting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fund Accounting in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fund Accounting in Edinburgh

Fund Accounting
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fund Accounting in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fund Accounting in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Fund Accounting.

1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (20.00%) MultiFonds

Fund Accounting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (20.00%) MultiFonds
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (60.00%) UAT Manager
2 3 (60.00%) UAT Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management