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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 397 402 369
Rank change year-on-year +5 -33  
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 11 37 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.056% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 37 29
Median daily rate £600 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £505 £462
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £620 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate - £523 £463
% change year-on-year - +12.97%  
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 16653 19113 17455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.13% 85.16% 82.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11983 13825 12271
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 195 244
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.33% +10.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.19 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Fund Accounting
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Fund Accounting as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

Fund Accounting
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fund Accounting in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fund Accounting in London

Fund Accounting
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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) MiFID
3 12 (40.00%) Change Management
4 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 10 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 9 (30.00%) Investment Management
6 8 (26.67%) Project Management
7 7 (23.33%) Cash Management
8 6 (20.00%) Derivative
9 5 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 4 (13.33%) EMIR
10 4 (13.33%) Banking
10 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
10 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (10.00%) MS Project
11 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 3 (10.00%) Migration
11 3 (10.00%) Fund Management
11 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
11 3 (10.00%) Functional Testing
12 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
12 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
12 2 (6.67%) Solvency II
12 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
12 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills

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 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (10.00%) MS Project
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (3.33%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Back Office
3 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
1 10 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Workstream Lead
5 2 (6.67%) Accountant
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Asset Management Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Banking Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Investment Management Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Applications Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Derivative
2 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.33%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Change Management
2 10 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 9 (30.00%) Investment Management
4 8 (26.67%) Project Management
5 7 (23.33%) Cash Management
6 5 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.00%) Functional Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Fund Management
8 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 3 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Business Process Modelling
9 2 (6.67%) Performance Attribution
9 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) MiFID
2 4 (13.33%) EMIR
3 2 (6.67%) QA
3 2 (6.67%) Solvency II
4 1 (3.33%) IFRS
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
1 2 (6.67%) SimCorp
2 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.33%) Microgen
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Murex
2 1 (3.33%) Yardi
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