Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CIMA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 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.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 218 222
Rank change year-on-year +23 +4 -26
Contract jobs citing CIMA 4 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.071% 0.073% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.39% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 14
North West median daily rate £500 £393 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.39% -23.41% +61.80%
10th Percentile £385 £320 £331
90th Percentile £525 £465 £650
England median daily rate £463 £410 £450
% change year-on-year +12.80% -8.89% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £95.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 981 1267 1712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.37% 18.55% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 749 962
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £207 £225 £253
90th Percentile £550 £595 £572
England median daily rate £425 £422 £400
% change year-on-year +0.83% +5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 58 109
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £26.25 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.62% -13.99% +45.33%
10th Percentile £14.49 £12.14 £15.47
90th Percentile £51.20 £53.15 £55.00
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.49% +7.37% +25.00%

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing CIMA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CIMA in the North West

CIMA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CIMA in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for CIMA in the North West

CIMA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CIMA in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CIMA in the North West

CIMA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CIMA in the North West

CIMA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Manchester +23 3 £500 +21.95%
Cheshire - 1 £375 -
CIMA
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 North West region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 4 (100.00%) ACCA
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Cognos
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Tableau
3 2 (50.00%) AAT
4 1 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) CIPFA
4 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint

CIMA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ACCA
2 2 (50.00%) AAT
3 1 (25.00%) CIPFA
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft