Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 559 560
Rank change year-on-year -34 +1 -23
Contract jobs citing CIMA 41 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.089% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.62% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 32
London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £213 £235 £290
90th Percentile £675 £600 £588
England median daily rate £463 £410 £450
% change year-on-year +12.80% -8.89% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £175.00 - -
England 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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7670 7709 7539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.59% 17.17% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5105 4975 4974
London median daily rate £475 £458 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +2.81% +4.71%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £258
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £425 £422 £400
% change year-on-year +0.83% +5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 111 146
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +14.08%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.50 £12.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £48.29
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.49% +7.37% +25.00%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Central London -11 6 £575 +48.87% 2
CIMA
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 40 (97.56%) ACCA
1 40 (97.56%) Finance
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (21.95%) Banking
4 8 (19.51%) Cognos
5 6 (14.63%) ERP
5 6 (14.63%) Investment Banking
5 6 (14.63%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (14.63%) Change Management
6 5 (12.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle
6 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.20%) Cognos Planning
6 5 (12.20%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 4 (9.76%) Remediation Plan
7 4 (9.76%) Degree
7 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
7 4 (9.76%) Security Operations
7 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (9.76%) Hyperion
7 4 (9.76%) SAP
7 4 (9.76%) Project Management
7 4 (9.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) Migration
8 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.32%) Analytics
8 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills

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 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (12.20%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (7.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.88%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (2.44%) HFM
5 1 (2.44%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) Essbase
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Smart View
General
1 40 (97.56%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Finance Manager
3 8 (19.51%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Cognos Specialist
5 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Business Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Junior
6 4 (9.76%) Junior Business Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Accountant
7 3 (7.32%) Finance Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Finance Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Master Data Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Finance Systems Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Accountant
8 2 (4.88%) Transformation Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Transformation Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Treasury Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Change Management
1 6 (14.63%) ERP
2 5 (12.20%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
2 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
3 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.76%) Project Management
3 4 (9.76%) Remediation Plan
3 4 (9.76%) Security Operations
4 3 (7.32%) Analytics
4 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.32%) Investment Management
4 3 (7.32%) Migration
4 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.88%) Data Analytics
5 2 (4.88%) Fund Accounting
5 2 (4.88%) Quality Management
5 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (97.56%) ACCA
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) COSO
3 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.44%) IFRS
3 1 (2.44%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Cognos
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) Hyperion
3 4 (9.76%) SAP
4 2 (4.88%) CODA
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Sage
5 1 (2.44%) Yardi