The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 155 191 210
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +19
Contract jobs citing ACCA 6 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.18% 0.067%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 1.26% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Median daily rate £513 £488 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% -4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £345 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £570 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ACCA
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
534 795 1103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.03% 14.63% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 606 808
Median daily rate £450 £427 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 15
Median hourly rate £21.78 £20.88 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% -5.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.16 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.00 £26.00
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 the City of London

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

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ACCA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ACCA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

ACCA Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ACCA
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ACCA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 11 (73.33%) CIMA
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Solvency II
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) GAAP
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Back Office
5 2 (13.33%) CISA
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) Reinsurance
5 2 (13.33%) IT Audit
6 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit
6 1 (6.67%) Data Validation
6 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Essbase

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (6.67%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Essbase
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Back Office
5 1 (6.67%) Front Office
5 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Solvency II Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Accountant
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Management Accountant
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Report Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Reinsurance
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (13.33%) IT Audit
2 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CIMA
2 2 (13.33%) CISA
3 1 (6.67%) CIPFA
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Solvency II
2 3 (20.00%) GAAP
3 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos
1 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
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