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 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 508 498 479
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Contract jobs citing ACCA 75 67 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.79% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 55 54
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £325 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -35.13%
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
9543 8443 9343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.65% 17.54% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5490 4696 4904
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 437 570
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -5.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.42 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 0 30 £390 -13.33% 13
South East -9 14 £400 +3.22% 6
South West -24 12 £505 +36.48% 4
West Midlands -5 8 £435 +45.00%
North West -9 3 £317 +126.25% 9
East of England -25 3 £388 -13.88% 1
Yorkshire +1 2 £330 -26.66% 4
East Midlands - - - - 1
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 118 (97.52%) Finance
2 108 (89.26%) CIMA
3 21 (17.36%) SAP
4 19 (15.70%) Banking
5 18 (14.88%) Oracle
6 13 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (9.92%) Migration
7 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
7 12 (9.92%) Telecoms
8 11 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (9.09%) ERP
8 11 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 10 (8.26%) SQL
10 9 (7.44%) Project Management
10 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
10 9 (7.44%) General Ledger
11 8 (6.61%) Data Management
11 8 (6.61%) VBA
11 8 (6.61%) Degree
11 8 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (5.79%) Financial Modelling
12 7 (5.79%) FINREP
12 7 (5.79%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (5.79%) Oracle Financials
12 7 (5.79%) Data Analysis
12 7 (5.79%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (5.79%) Risk Management
13 6 (4.96%) Investment Banking
13 6 (4.96%) Retail
13 6 (4.96%) Management Information System

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.48%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.65%) MS Office
5 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (5.79%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.48%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.48%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.48%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.48%) HFM
3 2 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.65%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.83%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.83%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.83%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.83%) VPN
1 1 (0.83%) DNS
1 1 (0.83%) SAN
1 1 (0.83%) Firewall
1 1 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.65%) Essbase
4 2 (1.65%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (0.83%) QlikView
5 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 118 (97.52%) Finance
2 19 (15.70%) Banking
3 12 (9.92%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.44%) General Ledger
5 6 (4.96%) Retail
5 6 (4.96%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.31%) Marketing
7 3 (2.48%) Legal
7 3 (2.48%) French Language
8 2 (1.65%) German Language
8 2 (1.65%) Billing
9 1 (0.83%) Norwegian Language
9 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.83%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.83%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.83%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 60 (49.59%) Analyst
2 27 (22.31%) Business Analyst
3 25 (20.66%) Financial Analyst
4 11 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (8.26%) Consultant
6 8 (6.61%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (5.79%) Systems Manager
7 7 (5.79%) Data Analyst
7 7 (5.79%) Finance Systems Manager
8 6 (4.96%) MI Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) Data Modeller
9 5 (4.13%) Project Accountant
10 3 (2.48%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 3 (2.48%) Project Controller
10 3 (2.48%) Systems Accountant
10 3 (2.48%) Report Analyst
10 3 (2.48%) Commercial Manager
10 3 (2.48%) Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (2.48%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (2.48%) Pricing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) Web Services
1 1 (0.83%) XML
1 1 (0.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.65%) Fixed Income
3 1 (0.83%) Equities
3 1 (0.83%) Economics
3 1 (0.83%) Derivative
3 1 (0.83%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (0.83%) FMCG
3 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.83%) Replication
3 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) UNIX
1 1 (0.83%) Windows
1 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (9.92%) Migration
3 11 (9.09%) ERP
3 11 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 9 (7.44%) Project Management
5 8 (6.61%) Data Management
5 8 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (5.79%) Financial Modelling
6 7 (5.79%) Data Analysis
6 7 (5.79%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (5.79%) Risk Management
7 6 (4.96%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (4.96%) Data Migration
8 5 (4.13%) Quantitative Risk Management
8 5 (4.13%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (4.13%) B2B
8 5 (4.13%) Data Modelling
9 4 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.31%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.31%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.26%) SQL
2 8 (6.61%) VBA
3 4 (3.31%) C
4 1 (0.83%) C#
4 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 108 (89.26%) CIMA
2 8 (6.61%) Degree
3 5 (4.13%) AAT
4 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.48%) MBA
4 3 (2.48%) CISA
4 3 (2.48%) CIPFA
5 2 (1.65%) ICAEW
6 1 (0.83%) CFA
6 1 (0.83%) CCAB
6 1 (0.83%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (5.79%) FINREP
3 6 (4.96%) FATCA
3 6 (4.96%) COREP
4 5 (4.13%) Data Quality
5 3 (2.48%) GAAP
6 2 (1.65%) IAS 39
6 2 (1.65%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.83%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (17.36%) SAP
2 18 (14.88%) Oracle
3 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.13%) Business Objects
5 4 (3.31%) CA
5 4 (3.31%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.48%) Reuters
6 3 (2.48%) Remedy
6 3 (2.48%) Ariba
7 2 (1.65%) IT2
7 2 (1.65%) Sun
8 1 (0.83%) Omniture
8 1 (0.83%) Terracotta
8 1 (0.83%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.83%) CODA
8 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.83%) Cognos
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