The first table below looks at the demand for GAAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 561 531 544
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +13
Contract jobs citing GAAP 13 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.028% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.33% 0.37% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 9
Average daily rate
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£323 £375 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £274 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £503 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
-23.66% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3931 3561 4128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.96% 7.64% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2169 2290
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 134 219
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £40.50 £39.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
GAAP
UK

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAAP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GAAP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GAAP Daily Rate Trend in England

GAAP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAAP across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

GAAP Daily Rate Histogram in England

GAAP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GAAP Hourly Rate Trend in England

GAAP
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 GAAP within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +17 9 £325 -23.52% 6
South East -15 1 £173 -38.39% 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GAAP 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 GAAP.

1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) SAP
3 4 (22.22%) Billing
4 3 (16.67%) General Ledger
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (16.67%) ACCA
4 3 (16.67%) CIMA
5 2 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (11.11%) SAP FI
5 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
5 2 (11.11%) CA
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) SAP BPC
5 2 (11.11%) German Language
5 2 (11.11%) SAP CO
5 2 (11.11%) Banking
5 2 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) Applix
6 1 (5.56%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (5.56%) Derivative
6 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) French Language

GAAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GAAP 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 GAAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (11.11%) SAP FI
2 2 (11.11%) SAP BPC
2 2 (11.11%) SAP CO
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Billing
3 3 (16.67%) General Ledger
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.11%) German Language
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.56%) French Language
5 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) TM1 Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Derivative
1 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
1 1 (5.56%) FMCG
1 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.56%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
1 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
1 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
1 1 (5.56%) Time Management
1 1 (5.56%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
1 1 (5.56%) Cash Management
1 1 (5.56%) ERP
1 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Project Management
1 1 (5.56%) Migration
1 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ACCA
1 3 (16.67%) CIMA
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) FINREP
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
1 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (5.56%) Applix
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos
London
HFG
Rate: £700 - £900 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Personnel IT
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 12 days ago