The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank - 127 133
Contract jobs citing ACCA 0 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.92% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Median daily rate - £250 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.62
ACCA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
506 469 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.44% 14.66% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 236 312
Median daily rate £325 £338 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 27
Median hourly rate £41.00 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.69% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £13.53 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing ACCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 2 (66.67%) Cognos
1 2 (66.67%) CIMA
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (33.33%) CFA
2 1 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
2 1 (33.33%) IT Audit
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Support
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
1 1 (33.33%) IT Audit
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CIMA
2 1 (33.33%) CFA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos