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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank - 128 125
Contract jobs citing ACCA 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.039% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.25% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £350 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -48.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 - -
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
468 399 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.64% 15.59% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 198 208
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 45 32
Average hourly rate £42.50 £19.50 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.94% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.77 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.00 £38.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) CIMA
3 4 (66.67%) SAP
4 3 (50.00%) Legal
4 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) GAAP
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) VBA
6 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
6 1 (16.67%) Cognos
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) IBM
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Planning Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CIMA
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) GAAP
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) IBM