Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 January 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 787 790 797
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 -6
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 39 29 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.033% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.039% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 47
England median daily rate £600 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -8.70%
10th Percentile £475 £400 £413
90th Percentile £770 £675 £713
UK median daily rate £600 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
England median hourly rate - £27.50 £102.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -73.17% -
UK median hourly rate - £27.50 £102.50
% change year-on-year - -73.17% -

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 76,923 74,958 81,886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.61% 84.03% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 51,982 50,021 53,901
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.93% +1.88% +6.12%
10th Percentile £293 £268 £263
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,774 2,044 2,501
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.36 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.62 £49.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -4.08% +3.16% +18.75%

Fund Accounting
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Fund Accounting in England

Fund Accounting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fund Accounting in England

Fund Accounting
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fund Accounting in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fund Accounting in England

Fund Accounting
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fund Accounting in England

Fund Accounting
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 Fund Accounting within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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 -32 39 £600 +14.29% 7
Fund Accounting
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Fund Accounting.

1 27 (69.23%) Asset Management
2 25 (64.10%) Investment Management
3 15 (38.46%) Business Analysis
4 14 (35.90%) Finance
5 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (28.21%) C#
6 11 (28.21%) .NET
6 11 (28.21%) Hedge funds
7 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
7 10 (25.64%) Kendo UI
7 10 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (25.64%) TypeScript
7 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
7 10 (25.64%) Oracle
7 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
7 10 (25.64%) HTML
7 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
7 10 (25.64%) SQL
7 10 (25.64%) MVC
8 9 (23.08%) Banking
8 9 (23.08%) HTML5
8 9 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (23.08%) Node.js
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.95%) JIRA
9 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
9 7 (17.95%) SDLC
10 6 (15.38%) Change Management

Fund Accounting
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 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Markit EDM
2 3 (7.69%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.13%) Big Data
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
1 7 (17.95%) JIRA
2 5 (12.82%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
4 3 (7.69%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
1 18 (46.15%) Business Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Angular Developer
3 9 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
4 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Fund Accounting Business Analyst
7 5 (12.82%) Investment Management Business Analyst
7 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
8 4 (10.26%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Agile C# Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Asset Management Project Manager
8 4 (10.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
2 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
2 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
2 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (25.64%) HTML
2 10 (25.64%) Kendo UI
2 10 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (23.08%) HTML5
3 9 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (23.08%) Node.js
4 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (12.82%) CSS
4 5 (12.82%) Entity Framework
4 5 (12.82%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Hedge funds
2 4 (10.26%) Reference Data
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.56%) Equities
5 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Asset Management
2 25 (64.10%) Investment Management
3 15 (38.46%) Business Analysis
4 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.64%) MVC
6 7 (17.95%) SDLC
7 6 (15.38%) Change Management
8 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
8 5 (12.82%) Fund Management
8 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) Project Management
9 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
10 3 (7.69%) Functional Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Migration
10 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.13%) Analytics
11 2 (5.13%) DevOps
11 2 (5.13%) Machine Learning
11 2 (5.13%) Target Operating Model
11 2 (5.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) TypeScript
3 4 (10.26%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) Korn
4 2 (5.13%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) ACCA
3 1 (2.56%) CFA
3 1 (2.56%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) MiFID
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.56%) AIFMD
3 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) IFRS
3 1 (2.56%) UCITS
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.82%) Sybase
4 4 (10.26%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.56%) Algorithmics