The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 71 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GAAP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% - 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.74% - 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -35.84%
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Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
73 89 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.65% 8.50% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 42 28
Average daily rate £355 £328 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £190 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +35.48%

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAAP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GAAP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing GAAP 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 GAAP.

1 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) HFM
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Smart View

GAAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing GAAP 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 GAAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Smart View
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Audit Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft