The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 67 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing ACCA 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% 0.98% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £442 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ACCA
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
183 204 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.99% 23.02% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 133 120
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £295 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.74 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £32.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £84.60 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing ACCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

ACCA
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 4 (100.00%) CIMA
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) CFA
3 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Finance Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Accountant
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CIMA
2 1 (25.00%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Solvency II