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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 376 363 361
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing ACCA 27 54 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 1.45% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 45 21
Average daily rate
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£463 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £675 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £353
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +27.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - -
ACCA
England

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
3829 3720 3169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.82% 15.63% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2650 2401 1983
Average daily rate £425 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 83 130
Average hourly rate £15.77 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.91% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.78 £11.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ACCA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
City of London -4 6 £500 - 5
Chiswick - - - -
ACCA
England

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 57 (91.94%) Finance
2 56 (90.32%) CIMA
3 15 (24.19%) SAP
4 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (17.74%) Banking
6 10 (16.13%) Project Management
7 8 (12.90%) Oracle
8 7 (11.29%) ERP
8 7 (11.29%) GAAP
8 7 (11.29%) General Ledger
9 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
9 6 (9.68%) Legal
9 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
9 6 (9.68%) Migration
10 5 (8.06%) CIPFA
10 5 (8.06%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (8.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (8.06%) Degree
10 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
10 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
11 4 (6.45%) Financial Modelling
11 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
11 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
11 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
12 3 (4.84%) Process Management
12 3 (4.84%) Change Management
12 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (3.23%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (4.84%) SAP BPC
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.23%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.61%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (1.61%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.61%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.61%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.61%) HFM
4 1 (1.61%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
General
1 57 (91.94%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) General Ledger
4 6 (9.68%) Legal
5 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.84%) Retail
7 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.61%) Advertising
8 1 (1.61%) Publishing
8 1 (1.61%) Billing
8 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.61%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Analyst
2 12 (19.35%) Financial Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Consultant
4 5 (8.06%) MI Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Report Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Commercial Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.23%) SAP BPC Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Report Manager
8 1 (1.61%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (1.61%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (1.61%) Economics
3 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) Project Management
2 7 (11.29%) ERP
3 6 (9.68%) Migration
3 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
4 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
5 4 (6.45%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.84%) Financial Analysis
6 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.84%) Business Development
6 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.84%) Process Management
6 3 (4.84%) Change Management
6 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Test Management
7 2 (3.23%) Cash Management
7 2 (3.23%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) SQL
1 2 (3.23%) VBA
2 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (90.32%) CIMA
2 5 (8.06%) CIPFA
2 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) ICAEW
4 2 (3.23%) AAT
4 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) MBA
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) PMP
5 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) GAAP
2 5 (8.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.23%) IAS 39
4 1 (1.61%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.61%) Basel II
4 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) SAP
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.84%) Sun
4 3 (4.84%) CA
4 3 (4.84%) Reuters
5 2 (3.23%) IT2
6 1 (1.61%) Terracotta
6 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
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