The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
North West / Manchester
Rank - 102 88
Contract jobs citing ACCA 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.056% 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.42% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £444
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.50 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year
+178.72% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
220 236 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.38% 13.15% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 123 110
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £680 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £29.00 £48.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.58% +269.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing ACCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ACCA
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ACCA Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ACCA
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 2 (100.00%) CIMA
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (50.00%) Sage

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Finance Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sage
1 1 (50.00%) WorldPay