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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 193 192 188
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing ACCA 3 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.27% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 1.62% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 4
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£500 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
-20.55% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
787 985 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.50% 16.66% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 667 580
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 31
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £35.04 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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
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 30 January 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) CIMA
3 6 (54.55%) SAP
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) GAAP
5 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
5 2 (18.18%) NetWeaver
5 2 (18.18%) SAP BPC
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
5 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (9.09%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (9.09%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter
6 1 (9.09%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (9.09%) SAP CO

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (18.18%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP BPC
2 1 (9.09%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (9.09%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (9.09%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
2 1 (9.09%) HFM
2 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Report Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) SAP BPC Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Financial Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (9.09%) Test Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Logistics
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) DRM
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CIMA
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CIPFA
3 1 (9.09%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GAAP
2 1 (9.09%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (9.09%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter
2 1 (9.09%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) Hyperion
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