The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Accountant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Accountant in their job title over the 3 months to 17 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 Job Titles currently tracked.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Accountant
Rank 581 534 568
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Project Accountant 7 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.046% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.050% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 16
Average daily rate £365 £555 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.23% +64.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £355 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £600 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £476 £475
% change year-on-year
-39.01% +0.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £160.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51988 44191 56201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.28% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31587 25300 30909
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2072 2201 2627
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%

Project Accountant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Accountant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Accountant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Accountant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Project Accountant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Project Accountant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Accountant within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Project Accountant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Accountant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Project Accountant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Project Accountant
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Accountant in their job title 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 with Project Accountant in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) ACCA
3 4 (44.44%) CIMA
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Billing
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms

Project Accountant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Accountant in their job title 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 with Project Accountant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Management
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ACCA
2 4 (44.44%) CIMA
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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