The table below looks at the statistics for CCAB in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCAB over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies (CCAB)
Rank 592 569 533
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -36
Contract jobs citing CCAB 7 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.002% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.066% 0.010% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate
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£700 £253 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+177.22% -27.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £253 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £253 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate - £253 £350
% change year-on-year
- -27.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10555 10047 8332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.67% 19.35% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6006 5532 4420
Average daily rate £395 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 472 509 477
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

CCAB
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCAB within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCAB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCAB
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCAB within the UK.

CCAB Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CCAB
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCAB within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

CCAB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CCAB
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCAB within the UK.

CCAB Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CCAB
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CCAB 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 CCAB.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Local Government
3 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (20.00%) AAT
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter
4 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) CIMA
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) ACCA
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Flash
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel

CCAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CCAB 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 CCAB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Auditor
3 1 (10.00%) MI Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Operating Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Management Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) AAT
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (10.00%) ACCA
2 1 (10.00%) CIMA
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter
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Rate: £400 per day + .
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
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Rate: £180 - £240 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Worcestershire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago