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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies (CCAB)
Rank 634 634 618
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing CCAB 5 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.039% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.046% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 18
Median daily rate £600 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
10906 11233 10769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.46% 19.26% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6800 6746 6141
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 536 457
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +16.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.06 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

CCAB
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CCAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCAB within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England -14 4 £475 +5.55%
East Midlands +1 1 - -
London -4 1 £350 +100.00%
West Midlands -25 1 £600 -
South West - 1 - -
Truro - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £600 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £600 -

CCAB
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CCAB.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) CIMA
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (40.00%) Legal
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) NHS
5 1 (20.00%) ACCA
5 1 (20.00%) CIPFA
5 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
5 1 (20.00%) ICAEW
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) AAT

CCAB
Top Related IT Skills 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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Healthcare Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CIMA
2 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) AAT
3 1 (20.00%) ACCA
3 1 (20.00%) CIPFA
3 1 (20.00%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle