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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 121 124 145
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs citing ACCA 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.15% 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 0.79% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £240 £368 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.69% +106.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
446 508 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.57% 19.01% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 245 254
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £212 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 60 42
Average hourly rate £42.57 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.21% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £240 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 4
ACCA
England

ACCA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (100.00%) CIMA
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) GAAP
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Sales Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) GAAP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle