The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
UK / England
Rank 562 588 565
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -23
Contract jobs citing GAAP 12 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.048% 0.063%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.42% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 22
Median daily rate £450 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £340 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £340 £550
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -38.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4801 5471 5605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.63% 11.47% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3160 3548 3473
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 183 164
Median hourly rate £23.34 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.42% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £61.00 £51.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +88.88%

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing GAAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAAP within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
South East +27 10 £450 +32.35%
London +8 2 £475 -13.63% 2
GAAP
UK

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GAAP 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 GAAP.

1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) IFRS
3 6 (26.09%) SAP
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
4 5 (21.74%) Legal
4 5 (21.74%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) Economics
5 4 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (17.39%) Revenue Recognition
6 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
6 3 (13.04%) CIMA
6 3 (13.04%) ACCA
6 3 (13.04%) Derivative
6 3 (13.04%) Equities
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) User Stories
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) APMP
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) ERP
7 2 (8.70%) PMO
8 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (4.35%) Data Centre

GAAP
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 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) Sage 50
1 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Essbase
1 1 (4.35%) MS Access
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Legal
3 3 (13.04%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Financial Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Process Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Product Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Product Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Product Control Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Accountant
5 2 (8.70%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Cost Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (13.04%) Derivative
3 3 (13.04%) Equities
3 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Financial Analysis
1 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) Economics
2 4 (17.39%) Revenue Recognition
3 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) User Stories
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
5 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) UML
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ACCA
2 3 (13.04%) CIMA
3 2 (8.70%) APMP
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) MBA
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) IFRS
2 2 (8.70%) PMO
3 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
1 6 (26.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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