The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 613 622 614
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing GAAP 14 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.027% 0.061%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.27% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 28
Median daily rate £433 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £280 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £505 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4907 5527 5291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.78% 10.10% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3190 3389 3397
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 209 219
Median hourly rate £20.74 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.06% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing GAAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GAAP
Daily Rate Trend

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

GAAP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GAAP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAAP within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

GAAP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GAAP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

GAAP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GAAP
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAAP within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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 0 14 £433 -3.88% 4
London +5 10 £433 +15.33% 2
Berkshire +12 4 - - 2
South East +7 4 - - 2
Bracknell - 3 - - 1
City of London - 2 £513 - 1
Slough - 1 - -

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GAAP 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 GAAP.

1 24 (72.73%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle
5 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (12.12%) Degree
6 4 (12.12%) Database Security
6 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.12%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle FAH
6 4 (12.12%) Line Management
6 4 (12.12%) Record to Report
6 4 (12.12%) ETL
6 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
6 4 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (12.12%) ERP
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (12.12%) Derivative
6 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing

GAAP
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:

Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle FAH
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (3.03%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (72.73%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Financial Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Programme Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 4 (12.12%) ETL Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Programme Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Pricing Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Product Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Product Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Product Control Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (12.12%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (12.12%) T-SQL Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Telecoms Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Derivative
2 4 (12.12%) Equities
2 4 (12.12%) Fixed Income
2 4 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (9.09%) Economics
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Project Management
2 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.12%) Database Security
2 4 (12.12%) ERP
2 4 (12.12%) ETL
2 4 (12.12%) Line Management
2 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.12%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (12.12%) Record to Report
2 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Analytics
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.06%) User Stories
5 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) ACCA
3 2 (6.06%) APMP
3 2 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.06%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
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