The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 28 April 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 135 136 136
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing ACCA 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.90% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
Average daily rate £345 £492 £564
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.91% -12.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
944 893 1024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 32.02% 28.72% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 523 587
Average daily rate £375 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 37 52
Average hourly rate £42.00 £38.25 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +14.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ACCA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

ACCA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ACCA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol -1 3 £345 -21.94% 1
ACCA
England

ACCA
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (100.00%) CIMA
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) CFA
3 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Finance Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Accountant
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CIMA
2 1 (25.00%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
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