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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 568 561 539
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Contract jobs citing ACCA 56 75 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.72% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 52 75
Median daily rate £550 £463 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% +6.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - -
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
10145 10430 10379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.45% 19.77% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6286 6337 5807
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 351 487 431
Median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -5 29 £600 +26.31% 15
South East +8 13 £300 +9.09% 5
North West +3 5 £393 -21.50% 1
East of England +8 3 £500 +150.00% 1
South West - 2 £550 - 3
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 76 (86.36%) Finance
2 67 (76.14%) CIMA
3 30 (34.09%) SAP
4 24 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 15 (17.05%) Degree
7 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
7 14 (15.91%) Banking
8 12 (13.64%) SAP CO
8 12 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 12 (13.64%) SAP FI/CO
8 12 (13.64%) SAP FI
9 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (11.36%) Analytics
10 10 (11.36%) Hyperion
10 10 (11.36%) Oracle
11 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (10.23%) Hyperion Planning
12 8 (9.09%) GAAP
12 8 (9.09%) ERP
13 7 (7.95%) General Ledger
13 7 (7.95%) Spreadsheet
14 6 (6.82%) Financial Modelling
14 6 (6.82%) SAP BPC
14 6 (6.82%) Planning and Forecasting
14 6 (6.82%) Investment Banking
14 6 (6.82%) Migration
14 6 (6.82%) SAP BW
15 5 (5.68%) Project Management
15 5 (5.68%) VBA

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 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.95%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (13.64%) SAP CO
1 12 (13.64%) SAP FI
1 12 (13.64%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (10.23%) Hyperion Planning
3 6 (6.82%) SAP BPC
4 5 (5.68%) Cognos Planning
4 5 (5.68%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (4.55%) Changepoint
5 4 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (4.55%) SAP FI-GL
5 4 (4.55%) SAP PS
6 3 (3.41%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (3.41%) HFM
6 3 (3.41%) Infor SunSystems
6 3 (3.41%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (3.41%) Sage 200
6 3 (3.41%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Broadband
2 1 (1.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) SAP BW
2 5 (5.68%) Hadoop
2 5 (5.68%) Spotfire
3 4 (4.55%) Big Data
4 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.41%) Essbase
4 3 (3.41%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.27%) QlikView
6 1 (1.14%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) MS Access
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.14%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 76 (86.36%) Finance
2 14 (15.91%) Banking
3 7 (7.95%) General Ledger
4 6 (6.82%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.55%) Legal
6 4 (4.55%) Marketing
6 4 (4.55%) Retail
7 2 (2.27%) Advertising
8 1 (1.14%) Back Office
8 1 (1.14%) Billing
8 1 (1.14%) Front Office
8 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (38.64%) Analyst
2 25 (28.41%) Financial Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Accountant
3 11 (12.50%) Consultant
4 9 (10.23%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Finance Business Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) Systems Accountant
7 4 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.55%) SAP Financial Specialist
7 4 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Assistant Accountant
8 3 (3.41%) Business Finance Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) SAP FI Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) Flash
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Statistics
2 5 (5.68%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.27%) Economics
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.14%) FMCG
4 1 (1.14%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Linux
2 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.64%) Business Analysis
2 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (11.36%) Analytics
4 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (9.09%) ERP
6 6 (6.82%) Financial Modelling
6 6 (6.82%) Migration
6 6 (6.82%) Planning and Forecasting
7 5 (5.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 5 (5.68%) Data Migration
7 5 (5.68%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (5.68%) Project Management
8 4 (4.55%) Change Management
8 4 (4.55%) CRM
8 4 (4.55%) DevOps
9 3 (3.41%) Financial Analysis
9 3 (3.41%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (3.41%) IT Audit
9 3 (3.41%) Revenue Recognition
9 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.68%) VBA
2 1 (1.14%) C
2 1 (1.14%) C++
2 1 (1.14%) Java
2 1 (1.14%) Python
2 1 (1.14%) R
2 1 (1.14%) Scala
2 1 (1.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (76.14%) CIMA
2 15 (17.05%) Degree
3 3 (3.41%) AAT
3 3 (3.41%) CCA
3 3 (3.41%) CISA
3 3 (3.41%) ICAEW
3 3 (3.41%) MBA
4 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.14%) CCAB
4 1 (1.14%) CIPFA
4 1 (1.14%) CISSP
4 1 (1.14%) PMP
4 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) GAAP
2 2 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Ansible
1 4 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.55%) Puppet
1 4 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (34.09%) SAP
2 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.36%) Hyperion
3 10 (11.36%) Oracle
4 5 (5.68%) Anaplan
4 5 (5.68%) Cognos
4 5 (5.68%) Tableau
5 4 (4.55%) JD Edwards
5 4 (4.55%) SaltStack
6 3 (3.41%) CA
6 3 (3.41%) Infor
6 3 (3.41%) OpenText
6 3 (3.41%) Sage
7 1 (1.14%) BT
7 1 (1.14%) Cisco
7 1 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.14%) Sybase
7 1 (1.14%) WorldPay
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