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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 560 561 531
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Contract jobs citing ACCA 54 54 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.52% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 52
Median daily rate £425 £469 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £198 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £18.00
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
9338 10323 10937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.12% 20.62% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5853 6292 6253
Median daily rate £420 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 502 503
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.40 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +9 35 £400 -13.51% 14
South East 0 9 £488 -2.50% 9
South West - 7 £325 - 5
North West +7 2 £450 - 2
East of England +4 1 - -
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 92 (87.62%) Finance
2 76 (72.38%) CIMA
3 29 (27.62%) SAP
4 23 (21.90%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
6 18 (17.14%) ERP
6 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
6 18 (17.14%) Banking
7 14 (13.33%) Degree
8 11 (10.48%) SAP CO
8 11 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (10.48%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (10.48%) SAP FI
9 10 (9.52%) Project Management
10 9 (8.57%) Migration
10 9 (8.57%) Business Analysis
10 9 (8.57%) Marketing
10 9 (8.57%) AAT
11 8 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (7.62%) Data Migration
11 8 (7.62%) CRM
12 7 (6.67%) VBA
12 7 (6.67%) Oracle
12 7 (6.67%) Change Management
12 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
12 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
12 7 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (6.67%) Validation
12 7 (6.67%) Retail
12 7 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting

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 (3.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.76%) MS Office
3 5 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (10.48%) SAP CO
1 11 (10.48%) SAP FI
1 11 (10.48%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (5.71%) SAP BPC
4 4 (3.81%) Changepoint
4 4 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (3.81%) SAP FI-GL
4 4 (3.81%) SAP PS
5 3 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (2.86%) Infor SunSystems
5 3 (2.86%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (2.86%) Sage 200
5 3 (2.86%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.90%) HFM
6 2 (1.90%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (1.90%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) Broadband
2 2 (1.90%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) SAP BW
2 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.86%) Big Data
3 3 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (1.90%) Essbase
5 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.95%) MS Access
5 1 (0.95%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.81%) JIRA
General
1 92 (87.62%) Finance
2 18 (17.14%) Banking
3 9 (8.57%) Marketing
4 7 (6.67%) Retail
4 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.71%) General Ledger
6 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.81%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.86%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.90%) Billing
9 2 (1.90%) Legal
10 1 (0.95%) Advertising
10 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.95%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (33.33%) Analyst
2 32 (30.48%) Financial Analyst
3 17 (16.19%) Accountant
4 15 (14.29%) Consultant
5 11 (10.48%) Business Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) Finance Business Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) Systems Accountant
6 5 (4.76%) Business Finance Analyst
6 5 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (3.81%) Assistant Accountant
7 4 (3.81%) Auditor
7 4 (3.81%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (3.81%) IT Auditor
7 4 (3.81%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.81%) SAP Financial Specialist
8 3 (2.86%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (2.86%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 3 (2.86%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) Flash
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.90%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.90%) Economics
3 2 (1.90%) FMCG
4 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.95%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.14%) ERP
2 11 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (9.52%) Project Management
4 9 (8.57%) Business Analysis
4 9 (8.57%) Migration
5 8 (7.62%) CRM
5 8 (7.62%) Data Migration
5 8 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 7 (6.67%) Change Management
6 7 (6.67%) Planning and Forecasting
6 7 (6.67%) Validation
7 5 (4.76%) IT Audit
7 5 (4.76%) Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (4.76%) Record to Report
8 4 (3.81%) Analytics
8 4 (3.81%) DevOps
8 4 (3.81%) Order to Cash
8 4 (3.81%) Process Improvement
9 3 (2.86%) Revenue Recognition
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.67%) VBA
2 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 76 (72.38%) CIMA
2 14 (13.33%) Degree
3 9 (8.57%) AAT
4 5 (4.76%) CISA
5 3 (2.86%) CCA
5 3 (2.86%) MBA
6 2 (1.90%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.86%) GAAP
3 2 (1.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.95%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) Ansible
1 4 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.81%) Puppet
1 4 (3.81%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (27.62%) SAP
2 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.67%) Oracle
4 5 (4.76%) Infor
4 5 (4.76%) NetSuite
4 5 (4.76%) Sage
5 4 (3.81%) SaltStack
6 3 (2.86%) CA
6 3 (2.86%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.86%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.86%) Maconomy
6 3 (2.86%) OpenText
6 3 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.90%) Workday
8 1 (0.95%) BT
8 1 (0.95%) HP
8 1 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.95%) WorldPay
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