The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
England / London
Rank 377 380 396
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Contract jobs citing ACCA 26 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 0.95% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 18
Median daily rate £400 £509 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.37% +18.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £343 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £600 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £500 £381
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +31.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+38.18% +52.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3156 3786 3630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.51% 18.03% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2173 2507 2500
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 69 64
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in London

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in London

ACCA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ACCA across the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

ACCA Daily Rate Histogram in London

ACCA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ACCA Hourly Rate Trend in London

ACCA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
City of London -1 12 £400 -1.17% 2
ACCA
England

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ACCA 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 London region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 57 (91.94%) Finance
2 44 (70.97%) CIMA
3 17 (27.42%) ERP
4 16 (25.81%) Banking
5 14 (22.58%) SAP
6 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
7 11 (17.74%) Degree
8 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
9 8 (12.90%) Project Management
9 8 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (12.90%) Validation
9 8 (12.90%) Change Management
9 8 (12.90%) AAT
10 7 (11.29%) Process Improvement
10 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (11.29%) IT Audit
10 7 (11.29%) General Ledger
10 7 (11.29%) CISA
11 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.68%) VBA
11 6 (9.68%) MS Office
11 6 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (9.68%) Procure-to-Pay
12 5 (8.06%) Planning and Forecasting
12 5 (8.06%) Marketing
13 4 (6.45%) SAP FI-GL
13 4 (6.45%) Migration
13 4 (6.45%) Retail
13 4 (6.45%) Oracle

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
3 3 (4.84%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (6.45%) SAP BPC
2 4 (6.45%) SAP FI-GL
3 3 (4.84%) Infor SunSystems
3 3 (4.84%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (4.84%) SAP MM
4 2 (3.23%) SAP CO
4 2 (3.23%) SAP FI
4 2 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (1.61%) SAP FI-AA
5 1 (1.61%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) WebEx
2 1 (1.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SAP BW
2 3 (4.84%) Big Data
2 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.84%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.23%) Hyperion Smart View
4 1 (1.61%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.61%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 57 (91.94%) Finance
2 16 (25.81%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) General Ledger
4 5 (8.06%) Marketing
5 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 4 (6.45%) Retail
6 3 (4.84%) Billing
6 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.84%) Legal
7 2 (3.23%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.61%) Back Office
8 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.61%) Prime Brokerage
8 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Accountant
2 11 (17.74%) Consultant
3 10 (16.13%) Financial Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Systems Accountant
5 6 (9.68%) Auditor
5 6 (9.68%) IT Auditor
6 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) SAP Financial Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Assistant Accountant
7 3 (4.84%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) ERP Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Finance Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Systems Manager
8 2 (3.23%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.23%) Equities
3 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.61%) FMCG
4 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Linux
1 2 (3.23%) Unix
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) ERP
2 8 (12.90%) Change Management
2 8 (12.90%) Project Management
2 8 (12.90%) Validation
3 7 (11.29%) IT Audit
3 7 (11.29%) Process Improvement
3 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (9.68%) Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.06%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (6.45%) CRM
6 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (6.45%) Migration
6 4 (6.45%) Order to Cash
6 4 (6.45%) Record to Report
6 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.84%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) VBA
2 2 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (70.97%) CIMA
2 11 (17.74%) Degree
3 8 (12.90%) AAT
4 7 (11.29%) CISA
5 3 (4.84%) CCA
5 3 (4.84%) MBA
6 2 (3.23%) CISSP
7 1 (1.61%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Ansible
1 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
1 2 (3.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) SAP
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle
4 3 (4.84%) CA
4 3 (4.84%) Infor
4 3 (4.84%) Maconomy
4 3 (4.84%) NetSuite
4 3 (4.84%) OpenText
4 3 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco
5 2 (3.23%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.23%) SaltStack
5 2 (3.23%) Sun
5 2 (3.23%) Sybase
6 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft