The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Fund Accounting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fund Accounting over the 3 months to 28 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.

Fund Accounting
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 393 406 391
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15  
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 29 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 33
Median daily rate £550 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £450 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £619 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £500 £188
% change year-on-year -13.00% +166.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Fund Accounting is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17998 18524 18927
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.68% 85.33% 82.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50303 52350 47249
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 404 591
Median hourly rate £25.75 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.61% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £46.88 £58.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Fund Accounting
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Fund Accounting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Fund Accounting in London

Fund Accounting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fund Accounting in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fund Accounting in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fund Accounting in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fund Accounting in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fund Accounting in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fund Accounting in London

Fund Accounting
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 Fund Accounting within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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
City of London -1 5 £500 -4.76%
Docklands, London +1 3 £325 -59.37%
Fund Accounting
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fund Accounting 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 Fund Accounting.

1 20 (50.00%) Finance
1 20 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 19 (47.50%) Investment Management
3 14 (35.00%) Project Management
4 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (20.00%) Banking
9 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (17.50%) QA
9 7 (17.50%) Fund Management
10 6 (15.00%) MiFID
10 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (15.00%) CMMI
10 6 (15.00%) Financial Institution
11 5 (12.50%) Scrum
11 5 (12.50%) Serena
11 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 5 (12.50%) .NET
11 5 (12.50%) Oracle
11 5 (12.50%) C#
11 5 (12.50%) Perl
11 5 (12.50%) LINQ
11 5 (12.50%) SimCorp
11 5 (12.50%) SimCorp Dimension
11 5 (12.50%) CFA
11 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (12.50%) Hedge funds

Fund Accounting
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 (17.50%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (5.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (5.00%) thinkFolio
3 1 (2.50%) Investran
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 6 (15.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) Front Office
5 2 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) SimCorp Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Angular Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Investment Banking Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Service Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Product Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
1 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (12.50%) LINQ
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) HTML5
2 4 (10.00%) Kendo UI
2 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.00%) Node.js
4 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.50%) COM
5 1 (2.50%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Hedge funds
2 4 (10.00%) Derivative
2 4 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.00%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.50%) Equities
5 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 19 (47.50%) Investment Management
3 14 (35.00%) Project Management
4 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.50%) Fund Management
8 6 (15.00%) CMMI
9 5 (12.50%) Scrum
10 4 (10.00%) Change Management
11 3 (7.50%) Data Cleansing
11 3 (7.50%) MVC
11 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
11 3 (7.50%) SDLC
11 3 (7.50%) Time Management
12 2 (5.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 2 (5.00%) Business Process Modelling
12 2 (5.00%) Cash Management
12 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) C#
2 5 (12.50%) Perl
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) CFA
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
2 6 (15.00%) MiFID
3 3 (7.50%) SLA
3 3 (7.50%) Solvency II
4 2 (5.00%) EMIR
4 2 (5.00%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Serena
2 5 (12.50%) SimCorp
3 2 (5.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (5.00%) Sybase
4 1 (2.50%) Microgen
4 1 (2.50%) Murex
4 1 (2.50%) Yardi