The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 109 118 131
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Contract jobs citing ACCA 16 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 0.86% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 2
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£275 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £435 £356
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +22.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.00
ACCA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
658 700 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.08% 28.61% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 315 283
Average daily rate £393 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 19 21
Average hourly rate £30.90 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.63% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £15.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £59.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ACCA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ACCA across the Berkshire region.

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ACCA
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ACCA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

ACCA Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

ACCA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ACCA across the Berkshire region.

ACCA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ACCA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +13 9 £275 -36.23%
Reading -8 1 - -
ACCA
South East

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ACCA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ACCA.

1 25 (100.00%) CIMA
1 25 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) MS Project
3 8 (32.00%) SAP
3 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (12.00%) Degree
5 3 (12.00%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) CA
6 2 (8.00%) DTV
6 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.00%) HFM
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Electronics
6 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ACCA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ACCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Project
2 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) HFM
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos TM1
General
1 25 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Management Accountant
4 1 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) DTV
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (12.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.00%) ERP
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CIMA
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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