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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
UK / England
Rank 515 560 553
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -7
Contract jobs citing ACCA 59 51 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 0.50% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 35
Median daily rate £474 £518 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.40% +21.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £640 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £444
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £23.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.50 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year
+178.72% -

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
8580 10179 9652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.79% 21.35% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5478 6402 5613
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 401 450
Median hourly rate £34.69 £35.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +61.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

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 25 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ACCA across the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

ACCA Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +17 24 £474 -13.81% 9
South East +30 21 £450 -14.28% 7
West Midlands +5 4 £485 +56.45% 2
North West +25 3 £485 +7.77% 4
Yorkshire +21 3 £301 -
East Midlands +9 1 - - 2
South West +3 1 £350 -33.01% 1
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 107 (92.24%) Finance
2 93 (80.17%) CIMA
3 27 (23.28%) SAP
3 27 (23.28%) ERP
4 25 (21.55%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (16.38%) Banking
6 18 (15.52%) MS Excel
7 16 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 16 (13.79%) Business Analysis
8 14 (12.07%) Oracle
8 14 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (9.48%) Dynamics AX
10 11 (9.48%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 11 (9.48%) Change Management
10 11 (9.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 10 (8.62%) CISA
11 10 (8.62%) Validation
11 10 (8.62%) IT Audit
11 10 (8.62%) Procure-to-Pay
11 10 (8.62%) AAT
11 10 (8.62%) Process Improvement
11 10 (8.62%) Degree
11 10 (8.62%) Marketing
12 9 (7.76%) Migration
12 9 (7.76%) Project Management
13 8 (6.90%) Retail
13 8 (6.90%) Broadband
13 8 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (6.90%) IFRS

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 1 (0.86%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.17%) MS Office
4 3 (2.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (9.48%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (6.03%) SAP CO
2 7 (6.03%) SAP FI
2 7 (6.03%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (5.17%) NetSuite
4 4 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (2.59%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (1.72%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (1.72%) HFM
6 2 (1.72%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (1.72%) Sage 200
6 2 (1.72%) Sage 50
6 2 (1.72%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.90%) Broadband
2 3 (2.59%) Internet
3 2 (1.72%) WebEx
4 1 (0.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.45%) SAP HANA
2 3 (2.59%) Essbase
3 2 (1.72%) Hyperion Smart View
4 1 (0.86%) Big Data
4 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.86%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.86%) MS Access
4 1 (0.86%) OLAP
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.86%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 107 (92.24%) Finance
2 19 (16.38%) Banking
3 10 (8.62%) Marketing
4 8 (6.90%) Retail
5 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.45%) General Ledger
6 4 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.45%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.59%) Billing
7 3 (2.59%) Legal
8 2 (1.72%) Advertising
8 2 (1.72%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.86%) Back Office
9 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.86%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (43.10%) Analyst
2 35 (30.17%) Financial Analyst
3 20 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 17 (14.66%) Consultant
5 16 (13.79%) Finance Business Analyst
6 15 (12.93%) Accountant
7 8 (6.90%) Auditor
7 8 (6.90%) Business Finance Analyst
7 8 (6.90%) IT Auditor
8 7 (6.03%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 7 (6.03%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (5.17%) ERP Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) SAP CO Consultant
9 6 (5.17%) SAP FI Consultant
9 6 (5.17%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 6 (5.17%) Systems Accountant
9 6 (5.17%) Transformation Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Business Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Finance Manager
11 4 (3.45%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.72%) Equities
4 2 (1.72%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.86%) FMCG
5 1 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.72%) Unix
1 2 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.28%) ERP
2 16 (13.79%) Business Analysis
3 14 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (9.48%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 11 (9.48%) Change Management
6 10 (8.62%) IT Audit
6 10 (8.62%) Process Improvement
6 10 (8.62%) Procure-to-Pay
6 10 (8.62%) Validation
7 9 (7.76%) Migration
7 9 (7.76%) Project Management
8 7 (6.03%) Data Migration
8 7 (6.03%) Planning and Forecasting
9 6 (5.17%) BPR
10 5 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.45%) CRM
11 4 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (3.45%) Order to Cash
11 4 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.17%) VBA
2 2 (1.72%) C++
2 2 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (80.17%) CIMA
2 10 (8.62%) AAT
2 10 (8.62%) CISA
2 10 (8.62%) Degree
3 3 (2.59%) CISSP
3 3 (2.59%) ISEB
3 3 (2.59%) MBA
4 1 (0.86%) CGEIT
4 1 (0.86%) CISM
4 1 (0.86%) ICAEW
4 1 (0.86%) IIBA
4 1 (0.86%) QiCA
4 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (6.90%) IFRS
3 3 (2.59%) GAAP
3 3 (2.59%) PMO
4 2 (1.72%) SLA
5 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.86%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.86%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.86%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.86%) QA
5 1 (0.86%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 27 (23.28%) SAP
2 16 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 14 (12.07%) Oracle
4 7 (6.03%) Hyperion
5 6 (5.17%) Sage
6 4 (3.45%) Cognos
6 4 (3.45%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.59%) CA
7 3 (2.59%) Infor
7 3 (2.59%) Maconomy
7 3 (2.59%) Sun
7 3 (2.59%) Workday
8 2 (1.72%) Cisco
8 2 (1.72%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.72%) Sybase
9 1 (0.86%) CODA
9 1 (0.86%) Epicor
9 1 (0.86%) HP
9 1 (0.86%) IFS
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