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 3 months to 29 March 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)
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 407 376
Rank change year-on-year +16 -31  
Contract jobs citing CIMA 17 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.087% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.82% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 25
Median daily rate £474 £518 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.40% +15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £488 £425
% change year-on-year -28.20% +14.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.50 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year +178.72% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3366 3885 3584
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.21% 17.31% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2287 2743 2345
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 52 87
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing CIMA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 1 - - 4
Docklands, London - 1 £425 -
CIMA
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 39 (90.70%) Finance
2 37 (86.05%) ACCA
3 15 (34.88%) Banking
4 13 (30.23%) ERP
5 10 (23.26%) Project Management
5 10 (23.26%) Change Management
5 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
6 9 (20.93%) Procure-to-Pay
7 8 (18.60%) Degree
7 8 (18.60%) SAP
7 8 (18.60%) Validation
8 7 (16.28%) MS Office
8 7 (16.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.95%) Retail
9 6 (13.95%) Process Improvement
9 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Oracle
10 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
10 5 (11.63%) VBA
11 4 (9.30%) Migration
11 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
11 4 (9.30%) Data Migration
11 4 (9.30%) AAT
11 4 (9.30%) CRM
11 4 (9.30%) BPR
11 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (9.30%) Hyperion

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:

Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (6.98%) NetSuite
2 2 (4.65%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (4.65%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) WebEx
2 1 (2.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Essbase
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.33%) OLAP
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 39 (90.70%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Marketing
5 2 (4.65%) Billing
5 2 (4.65%) General Ledger
5 2 (4.65%) Legal
5 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Back Office
6 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Financial Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Accountant
4 6 (13.95%) Finance Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Accountant
6 4 (9.30%) Business Finance Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Hyperion Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Auditor
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) ERP Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Implementation Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) IT Auditor
8 2 (4.65%) NetSuite Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Transformation Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) VBA Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Equities
2 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.33%) FMCG
3 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Unix
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) ERP
2 10 (23.26%) Change Management
2 10 (23.26%) Project Management
3 9 (20.93%) Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (18.60%) Validation
5 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.95%) Process Improvement
6 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.30%) BPR
8 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.30%) CRM
8 4 (9.30%) Data Migration
8 4 (9.30%) Migration
8 4 (9.30%) Order to Cash
8 4 (9.30%) Planning and Forecasting
8 4 (9.30%) Record to Report
9 3 (6.98%) Email Marketing
9 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) VBA
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (86.05%) ACCA
2 8 (18.60%) Degree
3 4 (9.30%) AAT
4 3 (6.98%) CISA
5 2 (4.65%) CISSP
5 2 (4.65%) MBA
6 1 (2.33%) CCAB
6 1 (2.33%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.65%) PMO
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) COSO
3 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.33%) IFRS
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) SAP
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle
4 4 (9.30%) Hyperion
5 3 (6.98%) Maconomy
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco
6 2 (4.65%) Cognos
6 2 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.65%) Sybase
7 1 (2.33%) CA
7 1 (2.33%) IFS
7 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
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