The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 242 246 235
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing ACCA 13 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 0.94% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 18
Median daily rate £300 £275 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - -
ACCA
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2091 2664 2383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.96% 26.84% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1285 1602 1211
Median daily rate £400 £398 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% +7.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 115 117
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ACCA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ACCA across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

ACCA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ACCA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ACCA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ACCA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Berkshire -2 9 £275 - 2
Hampshire +17 3 £575 -
West Sussex - 1 £413 -
ACCA
England

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 21 (84.00%) Finance
1 21 (84.00%) CIMA
2 11 (44.00%) Degree
3 10 (40.00%) SAP
3 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (32.00%) Hyperion Planning
4 8 (32.00%) Hyperion
4 8 (32.00%) Analytics
5 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (20.00%) Cognos Planning
6 5 (20.00%) Spotfire
6 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 5 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (20.00%) Tableau
6 5 (20.00%) Cognos
6 5 (20.00%) Anaplan
6 5 (20.00%) Statistics
7 4 (16.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) GAAP
9 2 (8.00%) Planning and Forecasting
9 2 (8.00%) Revenue Recognition
9 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
9 2 (8.00%) SAP FI
9 2 (8.00%) Project Management

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (20.00%) Cognos Planning
2 5 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (8.00%) SAP BPC
3 2 (8.00%) SAP CO
3 2 (8.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (4.00%) HFM
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (8.00%) Essbase
2 2 (8.00%) QlikView
2 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
General
1 21 (84.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Accountant
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Essbase Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Essbase Support
5 2 (8.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Hyperion Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Hyperion Support
5 2 (8.00%) Report Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Support Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Hyperion Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Management Accountant
6 1 (4.00%) Pricing Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SAP BPC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Statistics
2 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.00%) Economics
4 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Analytics
2 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Revenue Recognition
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Record to Report
7 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (4.00%) SDLC
7 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) CIMA
2 11 (44.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) GAAP
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) SAP
2 8 (32.00%) Hyperion
3 5 (20.00%) Anaplan
3 5 (20.00%) Cognos
3 5 (20.00%) Tableau
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle