The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 429 433 436
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing GAAP 12 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.009% 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.54% 0.091% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 11
Median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £460 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £284 £450 £173
% change year-on-year
-36.94% +160.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GAAP
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2204 2206 2353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.63% 9.56% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1494 1645
Median daily rate £463 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% +2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 34 35
Median hourly rate £16.88 £18.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.98% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.30 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.35 £67.75 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing GAAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

GAAP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GAAP Daily Rate Trend in London

GAAP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAAP across the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

GAAP Daily Rate Histogram in London

GAAP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

GAAP Hourly Rate Trend in London

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for GAAP.

1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) Fixed Income
2 4 (28.57%) Equities
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (28.57%) Derivative
2 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Database Security
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) ACCA
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (14.29%) Record to Report
4 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables

GAAP
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) ETL Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Product Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Product Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Product Control Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SSIS Developer
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Programme Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) E-Business Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Derivative
1 4 (28.57%) Equities
1 4 (28.57%) Fixed Income
1 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Database Security
1 4 (28.57%) ETL
1 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) Line Management
2 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (14.29%) Record to Report
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Cash Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Revenue Recognition
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ACCA
2 1 (7.14%) CIMA
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.14%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP