The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank - - 120
Contract jobs citing GAAP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.042%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £388 -
% change year-on-year
-25.48% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.00
GAAP
England

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
250 207 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.00% 8.09% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 139 80
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £29.00 £17.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.44% +67.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.00 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

GAAP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

GAAP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

GAAP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for GAAP.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (100.00%) SEPA

GAAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SEPA
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle