The first table below looks at the demand for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Swindon 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ACCA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.45% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £540 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +177.77%
Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
72 50 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.18% 18.87% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 44 53
Average daily rate £400 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £283 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% +18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
ACCA
Wiltshire

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

ACCA
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

ACCA Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

ACCA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) CIMA
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Basel III
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) CRD IV
2 1 (50.00%) COREP
2 1 (50.00%) FINREP
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Basel II
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Basel III
1 1 (50.00%) CRD IV
1 1 (50.00%) COREP
1 1 (50.00%) FINREP
1 1 (50.00%) Basel II