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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 404 410
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6  
Contract jobs citing CIMA 17 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.082% 0.065% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.39% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 24
Median daily rate £500 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £278 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £545 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - -

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 3428 3623 3617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.51% 16.95% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2513 2323
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.49% +5.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 43 91
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.40% -24.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.02 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Moorgate - 2 - -
City of London -6 1 - - 2
Docklands, London - 1 £425 -
CIMA
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 34 (100.00%) Finance
2 31 (91.18%) ACCA
3 14 (41.18%) Banking
4 8 (23.53%) Change Management
5 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Process Improvement
6 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle
7 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (14.71%) Hyperion
7 5 (14.71%) VBA
8 4 (11.76%) BPR
8 4 (11.76%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) ERP
8 4 (11.76%) FTP
8 4 (11.76%) SQL
8 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.76%) Essbase
8 4 (11.76%) Retail
8 4 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (8.82%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
9 3 (8.82%) Degree
9 3 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (8.82%) SAP

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 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (5.88%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.94%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Essbase
2 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.94%) OLAP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Smart View
General
1 34 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (41.18%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Retail
4 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.88%) Billing
5 2 (5.88%) General Ledger
5 2 (5.88%) Law
6 1 (2.94%) Back Office
6 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Finance Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Hyperion Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Accountant
6 2 (5.88%) Business Finance Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Change Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Finance Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Finance Systems Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Master Data Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Transformation Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Equities
2 1 (2.94%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Change Management
2 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 6 (17.65%) Process Improvement
3 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.76%) BPR
4 4 (11.76%) ERP
4 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Stress Testing
6 2 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) VBA
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (91.18%) ACCA
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) CCAB
3 2 (5.88%) CIPFA
3 2 (5.88%) CISA
4 1 (2.94%) AAT
4 1 (2.94%) CISSP
4 1 (2.94%) ICAEW
4 1 (2.94%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.94%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.88%) IFRS
3 1 (2.94%) COSO
3 1 (2.94%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.94%) PMO
3 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Hyperion
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) Cognos
4 2 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) IFS
5 1 (2.94%) Sybase
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £335.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 5 days ago