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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 581 562 524
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -38
Contract jobs citing ACCA 48 84 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.82% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 62 62
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £673 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £430
% change year-on-year
- -12.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £30.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £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
10113 10263 9625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.44% 19.40% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6344 6225 5527
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 491 409
Median hourly rate £27.61 £23.75 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +19.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.06 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -4 22 £575 +27.77% 9
South East +2 14 £375 +15.38% 6
North West +1 3 £375 -25.00% 3
East of England +21 2 £500 +17.64% 1
East Midlands -3 2 - -
South West +5 1 - - 2
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 89 (86.41%) Finance
2 86 (83.50%) CIMA
3 34 (33.01%) SAP
4 28 (27.18%) Hyperion
4 28 (27.18%) Degree
5 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (16.50%) MS Excel
6 17 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (15.53%) Business Analysis
8 15 (14.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 15 (14.56%) Hyperion Planning
9 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
10 12 (11.65%) Oracle
10 12 (11.65%) SAP FI
10 12 (11.65%) SAP CO
10 12 (11.65%) Banking
10 12 (11.65%) SAP FI/CO
11 11 (10.68%) Analytics
11 11 (10.68%) HFM
12 10 (9.71%) Migration
12 10 (9.71%) Project Management
12 10 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (8.74%) Data Migration
14 8 (7.77%) GAAP
14 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
15 7 (6.80%) Financial Modelling
15 7 (6.80%) Spreadsheet
15 7 (6.80%) Essbase
15 7 (6.80%) General Ledger
16 6 (5.83%) Cognos TM1

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 4 (3.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (16.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.80%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Hyperion Planning
2 12 (11.65%) SAP CO
2 12 (11.65%) SAP FI
2 12 (11.65%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (10.68%) HFM
4 6 (5.83%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (4.85%) Cognos Planning
5 5 (4.85%) SAP BPC
6 4 (3.88%) Changepoint
6 4 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (3.88%) SAP FI-GL
6 4 (3.88%) SAP MM
6 4 (3.88%) SAP PS
7 3 (2.91%) Infor SunSystems
7 3 (2.91%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 2 (1.94%) Sage 200
8 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.97%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (0.97%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (6.80%) Essbase
3 6 (5.83%) SAP BW
4 5 (4.85%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.85%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (4.85%) Spotfire
5 4 (3.88%) Big Data
6 3 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.91%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.94%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.94%) QlikView
8 1 (0.97%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.97%) MS Access
8 1 (0.97%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.88%) JIRA
General
1 89 (86.41%) Finance
2 12 (11.65%) Banking
3 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.80%) General Ledger
5 6 (5.83%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.83%) Legal
6 4 (3.88%) Retail
7 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.91%) Marketing
8 1 (0.97%) Advertising
8 1 (0.97%) Back Office
8 1 (0.97%) Billing
8 1 (0.97%) Electronics
8 1 (0.97%) Front Office
8 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (48.54%) Analyst
2 24 (23.30%) Financial Analyst
3 17 (16.50%) Business Analyst
4 12 (11.65%) Accountant
5 9 (8.74%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.77%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Business Manager
7 6 (5.83%) Business Systems Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Consultant
7 6 (5.83%) Finance Business Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Business Finance Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (4.85%) Systems Accountant
9 4 (3.88%) Hyperion Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Hyperion Project Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Hyperion Support
9 4 (3.88%) Project Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) SAP Financial Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) Flash
2 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.85%) Statistics
2 5 (4.85%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.94%) Economics
3 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.94%) Reinsurance
4 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.97%) FMCG
4 1 (0.97%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.91%) Linux
2 1 (0.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (15.53%) Business Analysis
3 11 (10.68%) Analytics
4 10 (9.71%) Migration
4 10 (9.71%) Project Management
4 10 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (8.74%) Data Migration
6 7 (6.80%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (5.83%) Change Management
7 6 (5.83%) ERP
8 5 (4.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 5 (4.85%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (3.88%) CRM
9 4 (3.88%) DevOps
9 4 (3.88%) Planning and Forecasting
9 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.88%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.88%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (3.88%) System Testing
10 3 (2.91%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.85%) VBA
2 3 (2.91%) SQL
3 2 (1.94%) ABAP
4 1 (0.97%) C
4 1 (0.97%) C++
4 1 (0.97%) Java
4 1 (0.97%) Python
4 1 (0.97%) R
4 1 (0.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 86 (83.50%) CIMA
2 28 (27.18%) Degree
3 3 (2.91%) AAT
3 3 (2.91%) CCA
3 3 (2.91%) ICAEW
3 3 (2.91%) PMP
4 2 (1.94%) CIPFA
4 2 (1.94%) CISA
4 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.97%) CCAB
5 1 (0.97%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) GAAP
2 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.97%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Ansible
1 4 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.88%) Puppet
1 4 (3.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (33.01%) SAP
2 28 (27.18%) Hyperion
3 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
4 12 (11.65%) Oracle
5 6 (5.83%) Cognos
6 5 (4.85%) Anaplan
6 5 (4.85%) Tableau
7 4 (3.88%) JD Edwards
7 4 (3.88%) SaltStack
8 3 (2.91%) Infor
8 3 (2.91%) OpenText
9 2 (1.94%) Sage
10 1 (0.97%) BT
10 1 (0.97%) CA
10 1 (0.97%) Cisco
10 1 (0.97%) HP
10 1 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.97%) Sybase
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