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 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 515 522 446
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -76
Contract jobs citing ACCA 75 46 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.096% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 0.49% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 25 58
Average daily rate
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£488 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £540 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £424
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £32.81 £46.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.62 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -38.76%
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
9097 9302 7795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.78% 19.32% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5300 5496 4195
Average daily rate £399 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 479 435
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +32 46 £464 -1.38% 17
South East -7 11 £450 +28.57% 4
South West +15 7 £526 +10.05% 1
East of England +5 3 £110 -68.57%
East Midlands 0 3 £525 +31.25%
West Midlands -11 2 £525 +133.33% 1
Yorkshire - 2 - - 4
North West -17 1 - - 2
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 105 (88.24%) Finance
2 93 (78.15%) CIMA
3 36 (30.25%) SAP
4 22 (18.49%) Oracle
5 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
7 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (13.45%) Hyperion
8 16 (13.45%) MS Excel
8 16 (13.45%) Retail
9 14 (11.76%) Degree
10 13 (10.92%) Business Analysis
11 12 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (10.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 11 (9.24%) ERP
13 10 (8.40%) Management Information System
13 10 (8.40%) Banking
13 10 (8.40%) Essbase
13 10 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (8.40%) SQL
13 10 (8.40%) MS PowerPoint
13 10 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (7.56%) Dynamics AX
14 9 (7.56%) COREP
14 9 (7.56%) FINREP
14 9 (7.56%) FATCA
14 9 (7.56%) Business Transformation
14 9 (7.56%) MS Office
14 9 (7.56%) Oracle Financials
15 8 (6.72%) Project Management

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (7.56%) MS Office
4 4 (3.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (7.56%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.52%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (2.52%) SAP CO
3 3 (2.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (2.52%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.68%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 2 (1.68%) Agresso
4 2 (1.68%) HFM
4 2 (1.68%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (1.68%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.84%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.84%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.40%) Essbase
1 10 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.52%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.68%) MS Access
3 2 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.84%) Hyperion Smart View
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.84%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.84%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) TestDirector
1 2 (1.68%) JIRA
General
1 105 (88.24%) Finance
2 16 (13.45%) Retail
3 10 (8.40%) Banking
4 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.20%) General Ledger
6 5 (4.20%) Legal
7 3 (2.52%) Advertising
8 2 (1.68%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.68%) French Language
8 2 (1.68%) Marketing
9 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.84%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.84%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.84%) Billing
9 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.84%) Back Office
9 1 (0.84%) Publishing
9 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (49.58%) Analyst
2 26 (21.85%) Business Analyst
3 25 (21.01%) Financial Analyst
4 18 (15.13%) Consultant
5 11 (9.24%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Functional Consultant
7 8 (6.72%) Senior Business Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.04%) Report Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) SAP Consultant
10 5 (4.20%) Dynamics AX Consultant
10 5 (4.20%) Auditor
11 4 (3.36%) Systems Accountant
11 4 (3.36%) Internal Auditor
12 3 (2.52%) Process Improvement Specialist
12 3 (2.52%) Oracle Analyst
12 3 (2.52%) Oracle Support Analyst
12 3 (2.52%) Finance Project Manager
12 3 (2.52%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) .NET
2 1 (0.84%) Middleware
2 1 (0.84%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.40%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.20%) FMCG
4 3 (2.52%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.52%) iSeries
5 2 (1.68%) Economics
5 2 (1.68%) Statistics
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.84%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (10.92%) Business Analysis
3 12 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (9.24%) ERP
5 10 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (7.56%) Business Transformation
7 8 (6.72%) Project Management
7 8 (6.72%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (6.72%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (6.72%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (5.88%) Financial Modelling
9 6 (5.04%) DRM
9 6 (5.04%) Investment Management
10 5 (4.20%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.20%) Data Modelling
11 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.36%) Six Sigma
11 4 (3.36%) Migration
11 4 (3.36%) Information Management
11 4 (3.36%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.40%) SQL
2 1 (0.84%) VBA
2 1 (0.84%) Java
2 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (78.15%) CIMA
2 14 (11.76%) Degree
3 3 (2.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (1.68%) PMP
4 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.68%) AAT
5 1 (0.84%) ICAEW
5 1 (0.84%) CISA
5 1 (0.84%) CCAB
5 1 (0.84%) CCA
5 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (7.56%) COREP
2 9 (7.56%) FINREP
2 9 (7.56%) FATCA
3 3 (2.52%) GAAP
4 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (30.25%) SAP
2 22 (18.49%) Oracle
3 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
4 16 (13.45%) Hyperion
5 5 (4.20%) JD Edwards
5 5 (4.20%) IBM
6 3 (2.52%) Sage
6 3 (2.52%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.68%) CA
7 2 (1.68%) Cognos
7 2 (1.68%) CODA
8 1 (0.84%) Twitter
8 1 (0.84%) Epicor
8 1 (0.84%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.84%) Ericsson
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Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: Highly flexible working conditions
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
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Posted: 10 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £27500.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
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Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Swindon
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago