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 3 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 203 191 203
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing ACCA 8 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.10% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 0.67% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 16
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£463 £550 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £465 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £550 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £430 £356
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +20.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.62 £12.00
% change year-on-year
- +155.16%
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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
859 902 1098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.78% 15.64% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 627 743
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 61
Average hourly rate £17.98 £16.16 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -31.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.43 £33.49 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ACCA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ACCA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ACCA.

1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (77.78%) CIMA
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) Hyperion
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) Banking
6 4 (22.22%) Essbase
7 3 (16.67%) HFM
7 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (16.67%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (16.67%) SAP
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (11.11%) MS Office
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
8 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
8 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.11%) CODA
8 2 (11.11%) CODA-Financials
8 2 (11.11%) Legal
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ACCA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ACCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (16.67%) HFM
1 3 (16.67%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (11.11%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (5.56%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Essbase
2 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Smart View
2 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.56%) MS Access
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) French Language
4 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Accountant
6 1 (5.56%) Hyperion Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Hyperion Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Process Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Forecast Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (5.56%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
2 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Data Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Use Case
3 1 (5.56%) E-business
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) CIMA
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Hyperion
3 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) CODA
5 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.56%) Sage
5 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
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