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 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 415 401 391
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs citing ACCA 13 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.88% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 25
Median daily rate £600 £434 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.32% +9.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.62
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
3879 3650 3796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.50% 15.49% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2621 2405 2453
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 94 116
Median hourly rate £18.50 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +40 1 - - 3
ACCA
England

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 28 (90.32%) Finance
2 23 (74.19%) CIMA
3 8 (25.81%) Banking
4 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle
5 6 (19.35%) Migration
6 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
6 5 (16.13%) SAP
6 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
6 5 (16.13%) Hyperion
6 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) ERP
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 4 (12.90%) Essbase
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
8 3 (9.68%) General Ledger
8 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (9.68%) PMP
8 3 (9.68%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
8 3 (9.68%) HFM
8 3 (9.68%) JIRA
8 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
8 3 (9.68%) Analytics

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 (6.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) HFM
1 3 (9.68%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (3.23%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Business One
2 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Essbase
2 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (90.32%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
4 3 (9.68%) General Ledger
5 2 (6.45%) Legal
6 1 (3.23%) Advertising
6 1 (3.23%) Back Office
6 1 (3.23%) Front Office
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Retail
6 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Financial Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Accountant
5 3 (9.68%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Hyperion Planning Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Hyperion Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Planning Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Business Finance Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Accountant
7 1 (3.23%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Social Network
2 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
2 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
4 4 (12.90%) ERP
4 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.90%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) Analytics
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Critical Success Factor
5 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) IT Audit
6 2 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (6.45%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (6.45%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) VBA
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) R
3 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) CIMA
2 3 (9.68%) PMP
3 2 (6.45%) AAT
3 2 (6.45%) CIPFA
3 2 (6.45%) CISA
4 1 (3.23%) CISSP
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.45%) GAAP
2 1 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Hyperion
2 5 (16.13%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) JD Edwards
4 2 (6.45%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Infor
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase
5 1 (3.23%) Tableau