The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 601 537 521
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -16
Contract jobs citing ACCA 29 78 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.79% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 59 51
Median daily rate £375 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £413 £430
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.62
ACCA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10698 9908 9125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.43% 19.21% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6717 5990 5234
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 486 399
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.05 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ACCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in England

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in England

ACCA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ACCA across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

ACCA Daily Rate Histogram in England

ACCA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ACCA Hourly Rate Trend in England

ACCA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 12 £538 +23.91% 19
South East -18 7 £375 +15.38% 7
East of England +18 3 £240 -43.52% 2
East Midlands +2 3 £300 -42.85%
North West -15 1 £410 -18.00% 7
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ACCA 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 England region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 74 (85.06%) Finance
2 71 (81.61%) CIMA
3 31 (35.63%) Hyperion
4 27 (31.03%) SAP
5 24 (27.59%) Degree
6 17 (19.54%) Business Analysis
7 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (17.24%) Oracle BI EE
7 15 (17.24%) Hyperion Planning
8 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (14.94%) HFM
8 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
8 13 (14.94%) Oracle
9 11 (12.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
10 10 (11.49%) Banking
11 9 (10.34%) Migration
11 9 (10.34%) Project Management
12 8 (9.20%) SAP FI
12 8 (9.20%) SAP CO
12 8 (9.20%) SAP FI/CO
12 8 (9.20%) Data Migration
12 8 (9.20%) Analytics
13 7 (8.05%) Essbase
13 7 (8.05%) Telecoms
13 7 (8.05%) GAAP
14 6 (6.90%) Change Management
14 6 (6.90%) Cognos
14 6 (6.90%) Cognos TM1
14 6 (6.90%) Data Visualisation

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.30%) Confluence
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (4.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Hyperion Planning
2 13 (14.94%) HFM
3 8 (9.20%) SAP CO
3 8 (9.20%) SAP FI
3 8 (9.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (6.90%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (5.75%) Cognos Planning
6 3 (3.45%) Changepoint
6 3 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (3.45%) SAP PS
7 2 (2.30%) SAP BPC
7 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (1.15%) Infor SunSystems
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (1.15%) Sage 200
8 1 (1.15%) SAP Business One
8 1 (1.15%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (8.05%) Essbase
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (5.75%) Spotfire
4 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.30%) Big Data
5 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.30%) QlikView
5 2 (2.30%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.15%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.15%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) JIRA
2 2 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
General
1 74 (85.06%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Banking
3 7 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.75%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.75%) Legal
5 4 (4.60%) Retail
6 3 (3.45%) General Ledger
6 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.45%) Marketing
7 1 (1.15%) Advertising
7 1 (1.15%) Automotive
7 1 (1.15%) Back Office
7 1 (1.15%) Electronics
7 1 (1.15%) Front Office
7 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (56.32%) Analyst
2 22 (25.29%) Financial Analyst
3 17 (19.54%) Business Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) Accountant
5 8 (9.20%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.05%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Data Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Business Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Consultant
8 5 (5.75%) Finance Business Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) SAP Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Business Finance Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Finance Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Hyperion Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Hyperion Project Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Hyperion Support
9 4 (4.60%) Project Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
10 3 (3.45%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.75%) Statistics
4 2 (2.30%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.15%) FMCG
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Linux
1 1 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) Business Analysis
2 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (12.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (10.34%) Migration
4 9 (10.34%) Project Management
5 8 (9.20%) Analytics
5 8 (9.20%) Data Migration
6 6 (6.90%) Change Management
6 6 (6.90%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (6.90%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (5.75%) ERP
8 4 (4.60%) CRM
8 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.60%) System Testing
9 3 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.45%) Critical Success Factor
9 3 (3.45%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.45%) Financial Analysis
9 3 (3.45%) IT Audit
9 3 (3.45%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.60%) SQL
1 4 (4.60%) VBA
2 2 (2.30%) ABAP
3 1 (1.15%) C++
3 1 (1.15%) Java
3 1 (1.15%) Python
3 1 (1.15%) R
3 1 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 71 (81.61%) CIMA
2 24 (27.59%) Degree
3 4 (4.60%) CIPFA
4 3 (3.45%) CISA
4 3 (3.45%) PMP
5 2 (2.30%) AAT
5 2 (2.30%) ICAEW
5 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.15%) CCAB
6 1 (1.15%) CISSP
6 1 (1.15%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) GAAP
2 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Ansible
1 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.30%) Puppet
1 2 (2.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (35.63%) Hyperion
2 27 (31.03%) SAP
3 13 (14.94%) Oracle
4 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.90%) Cognos
5 6 (6.90%) Tableau
6 5 (5.75%) Anaplan
7 4 (4.60%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.30%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.15%) CA
9 1 (1.15%) Cisco
9 1 (1.15%) Infor
9 1 (1.15%) Sage
9 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.15%) Sybase
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £451 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marks Sattin
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago