The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GAAP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £289 £550 -
% change year-on-year
-47.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00
GAAP
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
154 230 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.50% 11.43% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 166 97
Average daily rate £410 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £123 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Average hourly rate £11.88 £14.68 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.09% -2.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +52.63%

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAAP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

GAAP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing GAAP 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 GAAP.

1 3 (100.00%) ACCA
1 3 (100.00%) CIMA
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Law
1 3 (100.00%) French Language
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Metrics

GAAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing GAAP 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 GAAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) French Language
1 3 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Accountant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ACCA
1 3 (100.00%) CIMA