Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 767 776 738
Rank change year-on-year +9 -38 -45
Contract jobs citing CIMA 88 95 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.093% 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.48% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 54 90
England median daily rate £463 £405 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.20% -10.00% +2.86%
10th Percentile £250 £216 £263
90th Percentile £588 £593 £639
UK median daily rate £463 £410 £450
% change year-on-year +12.80% -8.89% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
England median hourly rate £95.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +496.88% - -
UK median hourly rate £95.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +496.88% - -

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 England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17792 19904 20620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.76% 20.46% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10928 12418 12556
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £230 £250 £250
90th Percentile £600 £594 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 826 767 995
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.14 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.74 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +31.58%

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CIMA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CIMA in England

CIMA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CIMA in England

CIMA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CIMA in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CIMA in England

CIMA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CIMA in England

CIMA
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CIMA in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CIMA in England

CIMA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the England 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
London -26 42 £500 +11.11% 11
South East +4 30 £413 +37.50%
East of England -1 5 £506 - 4
North of England +52 4 £500 +27.39% 3
North West +22 4 £500 +27.39%
Midlands +21 4 £413 -31.25% 2
West Midlands +23 2 - - 1
East Midlands 0 2 £413 - 1
South West -13 1 - - 2
CIMA
UK

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 England region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 83 (94.32%) ACCA
2 82 (93.18%) Finance
3 26 (29.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 22 (25.00%) SAP
5 18 (20.45%) ERP
5 18 (20.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (14.77%) Oracle
7 13 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (13.64%) Banking
9 11 (12.50%) Degree
9 11 (12.50%) Cognos
9 11 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
11 9 (10.23%) Project Management
11 9 (10.23%) Data Analysis
12 7 (7.95%) Hyperion
12 7 (7.95%) Change Management
13 6 (6.82%) Marketing
13 6 (6.82%) Cognos TM1
13 6 (6.82%) Investment Banking
13 6 (6.82%) Process Improvement
14 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (5.68%) AAT
14 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
14 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (5.68%) Cognos Planning
14 5 (5.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 5 (5.68%) Business Analysis

CIMA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 26 (29.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (20.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (5.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (5.68%) Cognos Planning
3 4 (4.55%) SAP CO
3 4 (4.55%) SAP FI
3 4 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (4.55%) SAP FSCM
3 4 (4.55%) SAP MM
4 3 (3.41%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (2.27%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (2.27%) NetSuite
5 2 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (1.14%) HFM
6 1 (1.14%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.14%) SAP Business One
6 1 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (1.14%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.27%) Essbase
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Smart View
3 1 (1.14%) SAP HANA
General
1 82 (93.18%) Finance
2 12 (13.64%) Banking
3 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.82%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.82%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Billing
6 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.27%) Retail
7 1 (1.14%) Electronics
7 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (42.05%) Analyst
2 23 (26.14%) Financial Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) Finance Manager
4 10 (11.36%) Business Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Accountant
5 8 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.82%) Finance Business Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Finance Project Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Cognos Specialist
8 4 (4.55%) Business Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Junior
8 4 (4.55%) Junior Business Manager
8 4 (4.55%) SAP Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.55%) SAP Manager
8 4 (4.55%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.41%) Master Data Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) Middleware
2 2 (2.27%) Flash
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.45%) ERP
2 13 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.23%) Data Analysis
5 9 (10.23%) Project Management
6 7 (7.95%) Change Management
7 6 (6.82%) Process Improvement
8 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.68%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.55%) Analytics
9 4 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (4.55%) Financial Analysis
9 4 (4.55%) ITIL
9 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
9 4 (4.55%) Migration
9 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) VBA
3 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 83 (94.32%) ACCA
2 11 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (5.68%) AAT
4 3 (3.41%) CFA
5 1 (1.14%) CIPFA
5 1 (1.14%) CISA
5 1 (1.14%) ICAEW
5 1 (1.14%) IIBA
5 1 (1.14%) ISEB
5 1 (1.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.41%) PMO
3 2 (2.27%) IFRS
3 2 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (1.14%) COSO
4 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.14%) FINREP
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) SAP
2 13 (14.77%) Oracle
3 11 (12.50%) Cognos
4 7 (7.95%) Hyperion
5 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.41%) Sage
7 2 (2.27%) CODA
7 2 (2.27%) Infor
7 2 (2.27%) Tableau
7 2 (2.27%) Workday
8 1 (1.14%) Yardi