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 23 February 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 95 121 125
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Contract jobs citing ACCA 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 0.63% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £488 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 - £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.50 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year
+178.72% -

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
533 635 738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.60% 24.88% 26.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 327 297
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 26
Median hourly rate £15.50 £53.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.75% +63.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.14 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing ACCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Maidenhead -2 2 - -
Reading - 2 £400 -
Newbury - 1 £600 -
Slough - 1 £500 -
ACCA
South East

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ACCA 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 19 (100.00%) CIMA
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
3 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 5 (26.32%) SAP
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) ERP
6 3 (15.79%) NetSuite
6 3 (15.79%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (15.79%) Marketing
6 3 (15.79%) AAT
6 3 (15.79%) Infor
6 3 (15.79%) Workday
6 3 (15.79%) Revenue Recognition
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (15.79%) Sage
6 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (15.79%) Broadband
6 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) GAAP
7 2 (10.53%) IFRS
8 1 (5.26%) Degree
8 1 (5.26%) IIBA
8 1 (5.26%) Financial Analysis

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (15.79%) NetSuite
1 3 (15.79%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (5.26%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) Essbase
General
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.79%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) General Ledger
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
2 13 (68.42%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) ERP Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Accountant
6 1 (5.26%) Business Finance Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Financial Controller
6 1 (5.26%) Forecast Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SOX Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 4 (21.05%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Revenue Recognition
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CIMA
2 3 (15.79%) AAT
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) IIBA
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (10.53%) GAAP
2 2 (10.53%) IFRS
3 1 (5.26%) IAS 39
3 1 (5.26%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Infor
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Sage
2 3 (15.79%) Workday
3 1 (5.26%) Hyperion