The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank - 72 64
Contract jobs citing ACCA 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.55% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £18.00
ACCA
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
105 182 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.74% 18.31% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 107 91
Median daily rate £520 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £232 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 19
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.77 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.17% -21.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.73 £17.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £34.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire