The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank - - 207
Contract jobs citing GAAP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £284 £450 £173
% change year-on-year
-36.94% +160.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GAAP
London

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
358 434 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.38% 9.37% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 315 385
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £314 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +50.00%

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing GAAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GAAP
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 GAAP across the City of London region.

GAAP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GAAP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GAAP 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 GAAP.

1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Solvency II

GAAP
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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Solvency II Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Solvency II