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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 95 117 111
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs citing ACCA 12 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.62% 0.16% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.28% 0.64% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £488 - £331
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 - £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £500 £444
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £18.00

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
526 626 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.14% 25.43% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 311 286
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 19
Median hourly rate £14.25 £39.00 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.46% +40.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £60.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -3 4 - -
Reading - 2 £400 -
Newbury - 1 £600 -
Slough - 1 £500 -
Windsor - 1 £488 -
ACCA
South East

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 22 (100.00%) CIMA
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (36.36%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 5 (22.73%) SAP
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) ERP
7 3 (13.64%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) NetSuite
7 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Infor
7 3 (13.64%) Revenue Recognition
7 3 (13.64%) Workday
7 3 (13.64%) Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) AAT
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle
7 3 (13.64%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (13.64%) Sage
7 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (9.09%) GAAP
8 2 (9.09%) Flash
8 2 (9.09%) Broadband
8 2 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (9.09%) Marketing

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 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (13.64%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (4.55%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) Essbase
General
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) ERP Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Software Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Accountant
6 1 (4.55%) Business Finance Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Controller
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SOX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Economics
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) ERP
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Revenue Recognition
5 2 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CIMA
2 3 (13.64%) AAT
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) IIBA
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (9.09%) GAAP
3 1 (4.55%) IAS 39
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
1 5 (22.73%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Infor
2 3 (13.64%) NetSuite
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Sage
2 3 (13.64%) Workday
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Hyperion