The first table below looks at the demand for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Scotland region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 125 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing ACCA 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.24% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 1.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £370 £413
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -10.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.62 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+155.16% -
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
605 367 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.02% 14.86% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 195 135
Average daily rate £345 £355 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 36
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £9.38 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ACCA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ACCA
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ACCA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

ACCA Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

ACCA
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ACCA Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ACCA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Glasgow - - - -
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) CIMA
3 7 (77.78%) Migration
4 6 (66.67%) Fund Accounting
5 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Hedge funds
6 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
7 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) Banking
7 2 (22.22%) CFA
7 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
7 2 (22.22%) Intranet
8 1 (11.11%) Legal

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Accountant
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
3 7 (77.78%) Migration
4 6 (66.67%) Fund Accounting
5 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma
6 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CIMA
2 2 (22.22%) CFA
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
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