The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 140 146 119
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Contract jobs citing ACCA 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.096% 0.095% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.51% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
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£425 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £435 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.91% +24.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.00
ACCA
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
538 583 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.19% 18.42% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 289 220
Average daily rate £360 £368 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 33 33
Average hourly rate £21.27 £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.59 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ACCA across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

ACCA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ACCA Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

ACCA
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 3
Bedfordshire +13 1 £425 - 1
ACCA
England

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (50.00%) CIMA
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) AAT
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) GAAP
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Auditor
3 1 (16.67%) Internal Auditor
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
1 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CIMA
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GAAP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) IBM