Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CIMA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 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)
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 570 594 551
Rank change year-on-year +24 -43 +11
Contract jobs citing CIMA 52 35 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.076% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 0.44% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 25 37
London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £268 £213 £240
90th Percentile £628 £665 £600
England median daily rate £460 £469 £450
% change year-on-year -1.87% +4.17% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
London median hourly rate - £175.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +960.61% -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £175.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year -82.86% +976.92% -

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,082 7,991 7,185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.15% 17.33% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,535 5,293 4,698
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £275
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 184 124
London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.48% +2.17% -3.29%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.65 £11.66
90th Percentile £53.75 £54.88 £49.76
England median hourly rate £28.46 £23.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +21.11% -10.48% -0.94%

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CIMA in London

CIMA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CIMA in London

CIMA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CIMA in London over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CIMA in London

CIMA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CIMA in London

CIMA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the London region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Central London -13 7 £363 -30.95% 2
West London - 2 £480 - 4
East London - 1 £250 -
CIMA
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CIMA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 52 (100.00%) Finance
2 50 (96.15%) ACCA
3 15 (28.85%) Procure-to-Pay
4 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 13 (25.00%) Project Management
4 13 (25.00%) ERP
4 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (23.08%) Programme Management
5 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
6 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
6 11 (21.15%) PMP
6 11 (21.15%) Scrum
6 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (21.15%) Confluence
6 11 (21.15%) JIRA
6 11 (21.15%) Programme Governance
7 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
8 8 (15.38%) SAP
9 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.54%) Retail
10 6 (11.54%) General Ledger
10 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (9.62%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 5 (9.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 5 (9.62%) Financial Modelling
11 5 (9.62%) AAT
11 5 (9.62%) Oracle
12 4 (7.69%) SQL

CIMA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.15%) Confluence
1 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (5.77%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.92%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.92%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.92%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.92%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
2 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.92%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.92%) QlikView
2 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) JIRA
General
1 52 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) General Ledger
2 6 (11.54%) Retail
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Financial Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 8 (15.38%) Finance Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Accountant
5 6 (11.54%) Finance Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Finance Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) Assistant Accountant
8 2 (3.85%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) P2P Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Process Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Transformation Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Data Insight Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Insight Data Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financials Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Reinsurance
2 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.92%) Fintech
3 1 (1.92%) FMCG
3 1 (1.92%) iPad
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Procure-to-Pay
2 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) ERP
2 13 (25.00%) Project Management
2 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 12 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
4 11 (21.15%) Programme Governance
4 11 (21.15%) Scrum
4 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.62%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 5 (9.62%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (7.69%) Analytics
9 3 (5.77%) Decision-Making
9 3 (5.77%) Migration
9 3 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.77%) Record to Report
10 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) C
2 1 (1.92%) Lingo
2 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (96.15%) ACCA
2 11 (21.15%) PMP
3 5 (9.62%) AAT
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) CCA
5 1 (1.92%) CFA
5 1 (1.92%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) SAP
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle
4 4 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (5.77%) Google
6 2 (3.85%) Tableau
7 1 (1.92%) Adaptive Insights
7 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.92%) OpenText
7 1 (1.92%) Sage