Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 491 590 605
Rank change year-on-year +99 +15 -32
Contract jobs citing CIMA 49 45 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.096% 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 0.60% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 26
London median daily rate £525 £460 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.13% -8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £375 £250 £213
90th Percentile £688 £619 £675
England median daily rate £500 £450 £469
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
London median hourly rate £10.50 - £175.00
10th Percentile £10.25 - £162.50
90th Percentile £10.75 - £187.50
England median hourly rate £12.37 £30.00 £95.50
% change year-on-year -58.77% -68.59% +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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6,008 7,530 8,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.21% 16.12% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,044 4,848 5,401
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.60%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £473 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 192 170
London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £21.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +13.66% +9.80%
10th Percentile £16.00 £13.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £54.54 £48.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
West London +30 5 £400 -34.43%
Central London +37 3 £463 +15.63% 9
CIMA
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 49 (100.00%) Finance
2 48 (97.96%) ACCA
3 24 (48.98%) ERP
4 22 (44.90%) SAP
4 22 (44.90%) Oracle
5 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (36.73%) Project Delivery
7 16 (32.65%) Waterfall
7 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (24.49%) Procure-to-Pay
8 12 (24.49%) Project Management
8 12 (24.49%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (22.45%) Workshop Facilitation
9 11 (22.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
10 10 (20.41%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (18.37%) Risk Management
11 9 (18.37%) UML
11 9 (18.37%) Translating Business Requirements
11 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
11 9 (18.37%) Mobile Application Development
11 9 (18.37%) Project Planning
11 9 (18.37%) QA
11 9 (18.37%) Use Case
11 9 (18.37%) Traceability Matrix
11 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 9 (18.37%) User Experience
12 7 (14.29%) Infor
13 6 (12.24%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (12.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

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 4 (8.16%) Confluence
1 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (8.16%) SAP BPC
2 4 (8.16%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (6.12%) NetSuite
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.04%) HFM
4 1 (2.04%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (2.04%) Lawson
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.04%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.04%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
General
1 49 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Local Government
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Business Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Finance Manager
3 10 (20.41%) Financial Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Project Manager
4 8 (16.33%) ERP Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) ERP Business Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Finance Project Manager
6 5 (10.20%) ERP Manager
6 5 (10.20%) ERP Project Manager
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Finance Business Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Transformation Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Implementation Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
2 9 (18.37%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) FMCG
3 2 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) ERP
2 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.73%) Project Delivery
4 16 (32.65%) Waterfall
5 12 (24.49%) Procure-to-Pay
5 12 (24.49%) Project Management
6 11 (22.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (22.45%) Workshop Facilitation
7 10 (20.41%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
8 9 (18.37%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (18.37%) Project Planning
8 9 (18.37%) Risk Management
8 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 9 (18.37%) Traceability Matrix
8 9 (18.37%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (18.37%) UML
8 9 (18.37%) Use Case
9 6 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (12.24%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) C
1 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (97.96%) ACCA
2 4 (8.16%) AAT
2 4 (8.16%) PMP
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) MBA
4 1 (2.04%) ICAEW
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) PMO
3 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Oracle
1 22 (44.90%) SAP
2 7 (14.29%) Infor
3 3 (6.12%) Hyperion
4 2 (4.08%) CA
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Workday
5 1 (2.04%) Ariba
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) Sun