Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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.

Fund Accounting
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 579 570
Rank change year-on-year -25 -9 +8
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 28 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.060% 0.083% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.096% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 43
London median daily rate £600 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% -
10th Percentile £313 £400 £433
90th Percentile £755 £718 £703
England median daily rate £600 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £102.50
England median hourly rate - £27.50 £102.50
% change year-on-year - -73.17% -

Fund Accounting is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40583 38438 39314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.96% 86.23% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29509 27575 28097
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £642 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 398 474
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.15 £50.84 £50.69
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

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

Fund Accounting
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fund Accounting in London over the 6 months to 20 November 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

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 6 months to 20 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
East London 0 5 £325 -59.38%
Central London -10 4 £538 +2.38% 2
Fund Accounting
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 17 (60.71%) Asset Management
2 15 (53.57%) Investment Management
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) QA
4 7 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) SLA
6 5 (17.86%) Bloomberg
6 5 (17.86%) Time Management
6 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
6 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Reference Data
6 5 (17.86%) Markit EDM
6 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 4 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (14.29%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.71%) CFA
8 3 (10.71%) Degree
8 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (7.14%) Yardi
9 2 (7.14%) SWIFT
9 2 (7.14%) Solvency II
9 2 (7.14%) Banking
9 2 (7.14%) Retail

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 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Markit EDM
2 2 (7.14%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (3.57%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (3.57%) Investran
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Implementation Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Product Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Asset Management Project Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Asset Management Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Developer
7 2 (7.14%) SimCorp Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Project Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
1 1 (3.57%) XML
1 1 (3.57%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Reference Data
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.14%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.57%) Equities
3 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Asset Management
2 15 (53.57%) Investment Management
3 8 (28.57%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
5 5 (17.86%) Time Management
6 4 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.14%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (3.57%) Data Mapping
9 1 (3.57%) Data Reconciliation
9 1 (3.57%) Liability-Driven Investment
9 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) CFA
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ACCA
2 2 (7.14%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
2 5 (17.86%) SLA
3 2 (7.14%) MiFID
3 2 (7.14%) Solvency II
4 1 (3.57%) AIFMD
4 1 (3.57%) IFRS
4 1 (3.57%) UCITS
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Bloomberg
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Serena
2 2 (7.14%) SimCorp
2 2 (7.14%) Yardi