The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 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.

Fund Accounting
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 605 585
Rank change year-on-year +33 -20  
Contract jobs citing Fund Accounting 35 46 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.087% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 40
Median daily rate £525 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39704 44234 45146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.45% 83.33% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25886 29348 28980
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1071 1257
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.65 £50.00
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Fund Accounting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fund Accounting in the UK

Fund Accounting
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fund Accounting over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fund Accounting in the UK

Fund Accounting
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fund Accounting in the UK

Fund Accounting
Top 10 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
England +20 29 £550 +4.76% 1
London -3 29 £550 - 1
City of London -3 5 £500 -4.76%
Scotland +34 3 £413 -31.25%
Docklands, London +4 3 £325 -59.37%
Belfast - 3 £438 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £438 -
County Antrim - 3 £438 -
Edinburgh - 2 £413 -
Glasgow +7 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for Fund Accounting.

1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 20 (43.48%) Asset Management
3 19 (41.30%) Investment Management
4 14 (30.43%) Project Management
5 13 (28.26%) SQL
5 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (26.09%) Banking
6 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
8 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (17.39%) Oracle
10 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Project
10 7 (15.22%) QA
10 7 (15.22%) Fund Management
11 6 (13.04%) MiFID
11 6 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (13.04%) CMMI
11 6 (13.04%) Financial Institution
11 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
12 5 (10.87%) Scrum
12 5 (10.87%) Serena
12 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
12 5 (10.87%) .NET
12 5 (10.87%) C#
12 5 (10.87%) Perl
12 5 (10.87%) LINQ
12 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (10.87%) Hedge funds

Fund Accounting
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (15.22%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (4.35%) Markit EDM
2 2 (4.35%) thinkFolio
3 1 (2.17%) Investran
3 1 (2.17%) MultiFonds
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) DB2
2 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Financial Institution
4 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Retail
5 2 (4.35%) Front Office
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) SimCorp Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Angular Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Product Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
1 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
1 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
1 5 (10.87%) LINQ
2 4 (8.70%) HTML
2 4 (8.70%) HTML5
2 4 (8.70%) Kendo UI
2 4 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.35%) Node.js
4 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.17%) COM
5 1 (2.17%) XML
5 1 (2.17%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Hedge funds
3 4 (8.70%) Derivative
3 4 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.35%) Reference Data
5 2 (4.35%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.17%) Equities
6 1 (2.17%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Asset Management
2 19 (41.30%) Investment Management
3 14 (30.43%) Project Management
4 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
6 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (15.22%) Fund Management
8 6 (13.04%) CMMI
8 6 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Scrum
10 4 (8.70%) Change Management
10 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
11 3 (6.52%) Data Cleansing
11 3 (6.52%) ETL
11 3 (6.52%) MVC
11 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
11 3 (6.52%) SDLC
11 3 (6.52%) Time Management
12 2 (4.35%) Defect Management
12 2 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) C#
2 5 (10.87%) Perl
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.70%) TypeScript
4 3 (6.52%) Java
4 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) CFA
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
2 6 (13.04%) MiFID
3 3 (6.52%) SLA
3 3 (6.52%) Solvency II
4 2 (4.35%) EMIR
4 2 (4.35%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Serena
3 5 (10.87%) SimCorp
4 3 (6.52%) Ab Initio
5 2 (4.35%) Bloomberg
5 2 (4.35%) Sybase
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) Microgen
6 1 (2.17%) Murex
6 1 (2.17%) Yardi
London
Sanderson
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago