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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 392 385 384
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing ACCA 32 31 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 0.83% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 39
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£488 £393 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.04% -17.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £271 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £435 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.00
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
3621 3745 3754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.29% 15.45% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2404 2414 2381
Average daily rate £435 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 84 98
Average hourly rate £21.64 £21.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.65% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 +18 10 £538 +2.38% 2
ACCA
England

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 77 (93.90%) Finance
2 56 (68.29%) CIMA
3 28 (34.15%) SAP
4 19 (23.17%) Oracle
5 17 (20.73%) Retail
6 15 (18.29%) Hyperion
7 13 (15.85%) SAP Implementation
7 13 (15.85%) Business Transformation
8 11 (13.41%) Banking
8 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
8 11 (13.41%) Manufacturing
8 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (10.98%) MS Office
10 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
11 8 (9.76%) Oracle Financials
11 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (9.76%) Legal
11 8 (9.76%) Essbase
11 8 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (8.54%) Investment Management
12 7 (8.54%) FMCG
12 7 (8.54%) Degree
12 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (8.54%) SQL
13 6 (7.32%) ERP
13 6 (7.32%) Dynamics AX
14 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
14 5 (6.10%) Migration

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Office
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (7.32%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (4.88%) HFM
4 3 (3.66%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (3.66%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (2.44%) SAP CO
5 2 (2.44%) Agresso
5 2 (2.44%) SAP FI
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.44%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (1.22%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (1.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) Essbase
2 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.66%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.44%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (2.44%) MS Access
4 2 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.22%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 77 (93.90%) Finance
2 17 (20.73%) Retail
3 11 (13.41%) Banking
3 11 (13.41%) Manufacturing
4 8 (9.76%) Legal
5 3 (3.66%) Advertising
5 3 (3.66%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Marketing
6 2 (2.44%) Back Office
7 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.22%) Front Office
7 1 (1.22%) Publishing
7 1 (1.22%) Polish Language
7 1 (1.22%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 40 (48.78%) Analyst
2 21 (25.61%) Financial Analyst
3 16 (19.51%) Business Analyst
4 11 (13.41%) Consultant
5 8 (9.76%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Functional Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) Report Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Systems Accountant
9 4 (4.88%) Dynamics AX Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.66%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 2 (2.44%) Implementation Specialist
11 2 (2.44%) Oracle Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Oracle Support Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Finance Project Manager
11 2 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Support Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Cutover Manager
11 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) FMCG
3 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.66%) iSeries
5 2 (2.44%) Statistics
5 2 (2.44%) Economics
6 1 (1.22%) Derivative
6 1 (1.22%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.22%) Equities
6 1 (1.22%) PMI
6 1 (1.22%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.85%) SAP Implementation
1 13 (15.85%) Business Transformation
2 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (8.54%) Investment Management
5 6 (7.32%) ERP
6 5 (6.10%) Migration
6 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
7 4 (4.88%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.66%) DRM
8 3 (3.66%) Supply Chain Management
8 3 (3.66%) Financial Modelling
8 3 (3.66%) Financial Analysis
8 3 (3.66%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (2.44%) Change Control
9 2 (2.44%) Data Mapping
9 2 (2.44%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.54%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) VBA
2 2 (2.44%) C
3 1 (1.22%) Java
3 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (68.29%) CIMA
2 7 (8.54%) Degree
3 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.44%) CISA
4 2 (2.44%) PMP
5 1 (1.22%) CISSP
5 1 (1.22%) QiCA
5 1 (1.22%) APMP
5 1 (1.22%) CRISC
5 1 (1.22%) AAT
5 1 (1.22%) MBA
5 1 (1.22%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) GAAP
1 1 (1.22%) QA
1 1 (1.22%) COREP
Vendors
1 28 (34.15%) SAP
2 19 (23.17%) Oracle
3 15 (18.29%) Hyperion
4 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.88%) CODA
6 3 (3.66%) JD Edwards
6 3 (3.66%) IBM
7 2 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.22%) Cognos
8 1 (1.22%) Sage
8 1 (1.22%) Infor
8 1 (1.22%) Sun
8 1 (1.22%) CA
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 17 days ago