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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 426 422 393
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Contract jobs citing GAAP 10 2 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.009% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.47% 0.087% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 28
Median daily rate £433 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £315 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £435 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -
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
2148 2299 2306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.06% 10.17% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1502 1521 1642
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 42
Median hourly rate £18.94 £22.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £13.40 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 3 December 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
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 GAAP within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 - 2 £513 - 1
GAAP
England

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (21.05%) Fixed Income
3 4 (21.05%) Equities
3 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (21.05%) Derivative
3 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Database Security
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) User Stories

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 (10.53%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Programme Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) ETL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Product Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Product Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Product Control Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SSIS Developer
3 4 (21.05%) T-SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Programme Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Derivative
1 4 (21.05%) Equities
1 4 (21.05%) Fixed Income
1 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Database Security
1 4 (21.05%) ETL
1 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) ERP
3 2 (10.53%) Line Management
3 2 (10.53%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (10.53%) Record to Report
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) User Stories
4 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Revenue Recognition
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) APMP
2 1 (5.26%) ACCA
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle