The table below looks at the statistics for CCAB in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCAB over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies (CCAB)
UK / England
Rank 555 607 586
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -21
Contract jobs citing CCAB 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.059% 0.039% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £425 £448 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -36.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £334 £548
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £544 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 -
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8516 10136 9582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.71% 21.32% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5443 6336 5574
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 411 456
Median hourly rate £30.91 £35.80 £20.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.65% +70.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

CCAB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CCAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCAB Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCAB
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCAB across the England region.

CCAB Daily Rate Trend in England

CCAB
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCAB across the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

CCAB Daily Rate Histogram in England

CCAB
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCAB across the England region.

CCAB Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCAB
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 CCAB within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 +18 2 £420 -8.19%
South West +9 1 £500 +56.25%
North East - 1 £400 -
CCAB
UK

CCAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCAB 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 CCAB.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) NHS
4 2 (22.22%) BPR
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
5 1 (11.11%) Behavioural Change
5 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) CIMA
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Legal

CCAB
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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Accountant
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Project Accountant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Financial Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Workstream Lead
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) BPR
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
1 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Behavioural Change
2 1 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) People Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (11.11%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) SAP