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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 502 460 482
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +22
Contract jobs citing ACCA 55 79 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.097%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.94% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 55 25
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £675 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
-20.55% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9173 8436 7387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.12% 18.92% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5411 4650 3941
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 380 526
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.02 £40.00 £44.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ACCA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 25 £425 -19.04% 15
South East -15 14 £300 +9.09% 4
South West -17 7 £526 +5.10% 7
East Midlands +20 4 £325 -
North West - 3 £413 - 1
West Midlands +1 1 £450 +4.65% 4
East of England -3 1 £350 -48.14%
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 4
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ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 121 (90.30%) Finance
2 113 (84.33%) CIMA
3 35 (26.12%) SAP
4 21 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (14.93%) Banking
6 17 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
8 15 (11.19%) Project Management
8 15 (11.19%) Telecoms
9 14 (10.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 13 (9.70%) ERP
10 13 (9.70%) MS Excel
11 12 (8.96%) Degree
12 11 (8.21%) Dynamics AX
12 11 (8.21%) Risk Management
12 11 (8.21%) MS PowerPoint
13 10 (7.46%) General Ledger
13 10 (7.46%) Oracle
14 9 (6.72%) Migration
14 9 (6.72%) Marketing
14 9 (6.72%) Security Cleared
14 9 (6.72%) SC Cleared
15 8 (5.97%) FATCA
15 8 (5.97%) COREP
15 8 (5.97%) FINREP
15 8 (5.97%) AAT
15 8 (5.97%) SAP CO
15 8 (5.97%) SAP FI/CO
15 8 (5.97%) Workflow
15 8 (5.97%) Change Management

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.49%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.49%) MS Office
5 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (8.21%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (5.97%) SAP CO
2 8 (5.97%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (5.97%) SAP FI
3 5 (3.73%) IntelliMatch
3 5 (3.73%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.24%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.49%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (1.49%) HFM
6 1 (0.75%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.75%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (0.75%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.75%) BPCS
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.24%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.75%) Essbase
General
1 121 (90.30%) Finance
2 20 (14.93%) Banking
3 15 (11.19%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.46%) General Ledger
5 9 (6.72%) Marketing
6 7 (5.22%) Retail
7 6 (4.48%) Legal
8 5 (3.73%) Investment Banking
9 4 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (2.24%) Retail Banking
11 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.75%) French Language
12 1 (0.75%) Advertising
12 1 (0.75%) Publishing
12 1 (0.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 57 (42.54%) Analyst
2 29 (21.64%) Financial Analyst
3 23 (17.16%) Business Analyst
4 20 (14.93%) Consultant
5 11 (8.21%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (5.22%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.22%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (5.22%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (4.48%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 5 (3.73%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.73%) Change Analyst
9 4 (2.99%) Data Analyst
9 4 (2.99%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 4 (2.99%) Report Analyst
10 3 (2.24%) Senior Change Analyst
10 3 (2.24%) Report Manager
10 3 (2.24%) Functional Consultant
10 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Consultant
10 3 (2.24%) Financial Business Analyst
11 2 (1.49%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.73%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.24%) FMCG
4 2 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.49%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (11.19%) Project Management
3 13 (9.70%) ERP
4 11 (8.21%) Risk Management
5 9 (6.72%) Migration
6 8 (5.97%) Workflow
6 8 (5.97%) Change Management
7 7 (5.22%) Business Analysis
8 6 (4.48%) Data Analysis
8 6 (4.48%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (4.48%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.73%) Financial Analysis
9 5 (3.73%) Procure-to-pay
9 5 (3.73%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.99%) Information Management
10 4 (2.99%) Process Management
10 4 (2.99%) BPR
10 4 (2.99%) Six Sigma
10 4 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.48%) VBA
2 4 (2.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 113 (84.33%) CIMA
2 12 (8.96%) Degree
3 9 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.72%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.97%) AAT
4 8 (5.97%) CIPFA
5 5 (3.73%) CISA
5 5 (3.73%) QiCA
6 4 (2.99%) ICAEW
7 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.49%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) PMP
8 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.75%) CCA
8 1 (0.75%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (5.97%) FATCA
2 8 (5.97%) COREP
2 8 (5.97%) FINREP
3 7 (5.22%) GAAP
4 3 (2.24%) QA
4 3 (2.24%) Solvency II
5 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.75%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (26.12%) SAP
2 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.46%) Oracle
4 5 (3.73%) Ariba
5 4 (2.99%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.24%) CA
7 2 (1.49%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.75%) Twitter
8 1 (0.75%) IBM
8 1 (0.75%) Sun
8 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.75%) Cognos
8 1 (0.75%) JD Edwards
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