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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 508 522 452
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -70
Contract jobs citing ACCA 72 54 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.54% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 34 61
Average daily rate
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£425 £407 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.55% -18.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £614 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £46.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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
9759 10051 8023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.28% 19.56% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5581 5743 4289
Average daily rate £395 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £531 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 504 464
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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 +23 44 £450 - 28
South East -27 9 £413 +10.00% 7
South West +4 7 £500 -11.30% 5
East of England +21 5 £350 -15.45% 1
East Midlands +6 2 £365 +46.00%
Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 104 (84.55%) Finance
2 103 (83.74%) CIMA
3 35 (28.46%) SAP
4 24 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (19.51%) MS Excel
5 22 (17.89%) Oracle
6 20 (16.26%) Microsoft
7 18 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (14.63%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (12.20%) Degree
9 14 (11.38%) Hyperion
10 13 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (10.57%) Retail
11 12 (9.76%) Banking
11 12 (9.76%) Telecoms
11 12 (9.76%) ERP
11 12 (9.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 11 (8.94%) Marketing
13 10 (8.13%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (8.13%) SQL
13 10 (8.13%) Essbase
13 10 (8.13%) General Ledger
14 9 (7.32%) Project Management
14 9 (7.32%) Business Analysis
15 8 (6.50%) Dynamics AX
15 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
16 7 (5.69%) GAAP
16 7 (5.69%) DRM
16 7 (5.69%) FATCA

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (1.63%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 18 (14.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.88%) MS Office
4 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.81%) MS Project
5 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (4.88%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (4.07%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (4.07%) SAP CO
3 5 (4.07%) SAP FI
4 4 (3.25%) SAP FSCM
4 4 (3.25%) IntelliMatch
5 3 (2.44%) HFM
6 2 (1.63%) Agresso
6 2 (1.63%) SAP BPC
6 2 (1.63%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.81%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.81%) Line 50
7 1 (0.81%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (0.81%) BPCS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.13%) Essbase
1 10 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.44%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.44%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.63%) MS Access
3 2 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.81%) OLAP
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.81%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) TestDirector
1 2 (1.63%) JIRA
General
1 104 (84.55%) Finance
2 13 (10.57%) Retail
3 12 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.76%) Banking
4 11 (8.94%) Marketing
5 10 (8.13%) General Ledger
6 5 (4.07%) Legal
7 3 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.63%) French Language
8 2 (1.63%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Publishing
9 1 (0.81%) Back Office
9 1 (0.81%) Billing
9 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (51.22%) Analyst
2 31 (25.20%) Financial Analyst
3 24 (19.51%) Business Analyst
4 17 (13.82%) Consultant
5 10 (8.13%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (5.69%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (4.88%) Functional Consultant
7 6 (4.88%) Report Analyst
7 6 (4.88%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) Auditor
9 4 (3.25%) Internal Auditor
9 4 (3.25%) Change Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Oracle Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Systems Accountant
9 4 (3.25%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) Finance Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) .NET
1 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.25%) FMCG
4 3 (2.44%) iSeries
4 3 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.63%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.63%) Economics
5 2 (1.63%) Statistics
6 1 (0.81%) Equities
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (9.76%) ERP
4 10 (8.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (7.32%) Project Management
5 9 (7.32%) Business Analysis
6 7 (5.69%) DRM
7 6 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (4.88%) Investment Management
8 5 (4.07%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (4.07%) Risk Management
8 5 (4.07%) Business Transformation
9 4 (3.25%) Procure-to-pay
9 4 (3.25%) Data Modelling
9 4 (3.25%) Information Management
10 3 (2.44%) Data Analysis
10 3 (2.44%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (2.44%) Data Management
10 3 (2.44%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.13%) SQL
2 2 (1.63%) VBA
3 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (83.74%) CIMA
2 15 (12.20%) Degree
3 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) AAT
4 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) CCAB
5 1 (0.81%) ICAEW
5 1 (0.81%) CCA
5 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.81%) CISA
5 1 (0.81%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (5.69%) GAAP
2 7 (5.69%) FATCA
2 7 (5.69%) COREP
2 7 (5.69%) FINREP
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.81%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (28.46%) SAP
2 22 (17.89%) Oracle
3 20 (16.26%) Microsoft
4 14 (11.38%) Hyperion
5 4 (3.25%) IBM
6 3 (2.44%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.63%) Sage
7 2 (1.63%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.81%) Cognos
8 1 (0.81%) Epicor
8 1 (0.81%) CODA
8 1 (0.81%) Ariba
8 1 (0.81%) CA
8 1 (0.81%) Twitter
London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £435 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Fusion Experience
Rate: £15.78 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £27500.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago