Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 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.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
England > London
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 576 598 587
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11 -6
Contract jobs citing CIMA 39 39 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.085% 0.084% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.50% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 34
London median daily rate £425 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £255 £213 £233
90th Percentile £592 £675 £600
England median daily rate £425 £450 £411
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.42% -8.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £175.00 -
England median hourly rate £30.75 £95.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -67.80% +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 7,255 7,749 7,837
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.84% 16.78% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,676 5,143 5,052
London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +3.37%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 181 102
London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -0.16% -4.85%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.35 £13.38
90th Percentile £54.63 £47.83 £49.92
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 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
Central London -17 11 £425 -26.09% 6
CIMA
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 39 (100.00%) Finance
2 35 (89.74%) ACCA
3 11 (28.21%) ERP
4 10 (25.64%) SAP
5 8 (20.51%) General Ledger
6 7 (17.95%) Banking
6 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.26%) Project Planning
9 4 (10.26%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (10.26%) UML
9 4 (10.26%) Analytics
9 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
9 4 (10.26%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (10.26%) QA
9 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Use Case
9 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 4 (10.26%) AAT
9 4 (10.26%) User Experience
9 4 (10.26%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (10.26%) Traceability Matrix
9 4 (10.26%) Decision-Making

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 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (7.69%) SAP BPC
2 2 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.56%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) FTP
1 1 (2.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
1 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.56%) PowerPivot
1 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Data Services
General
1 39 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) General Ledger
3 7 (17.95%) Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Retail
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Analyst
2 17 (43.59%) Financial Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Finance Business Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Accountant
6 4 (10.26%) Process Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) Assistant Accountant
8 2 (5.13%) Business Finance Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) ERP Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) ERP Business Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Accountant
9 1 (2.56%) Business Process Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) IT Auditor
9 1 (2.56%) Report Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.26%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ERP
2 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
3 4 (10.26%) Analytics
3 4 (10.26%) Decision-Making
3 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (10.26%) Project Planning
3 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
3 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 4 (10.26%) Traceability Matrix
3 4 (10.26%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (10.26%) UML
3 4 (10.26%) Use Case
3 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (10.26%) Workshop Facilitation
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) Lingo
2 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (89.74%) ACCA
2 4 (10.26%) AAT
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) CCA
4 1 (2.56%) CCAB
4 1 (2.56%) CISA
4 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) IFRS
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) SAP
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.56%) Adaptive Insights
4 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.56%) OpenText
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Sage
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau