The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for GAAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 123 142
Rank change year-on-year +29 +19  
Contract jobs citing GAAP 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% 0.040% 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.30% 0.28% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £340 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -38.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £363 £550
% change year-on-year +24.13% -34.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

GAAP is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 217 357 351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.86% 14.38% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 175 173
Median daily rate £415 £373 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.27% -2.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 3
Median hourly rate £21.75 £18.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -27.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.25 £53.00 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +37.93%  

GAAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing GAAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for GAAP in Berkshire

GAAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAAP in Berkshire

GAAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAAP in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAAP in Berkshire

GAAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAAP in Berkshire

GAAP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 2 £350 -
Reading +16 1 - -
GAAP
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GAAP.

1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) SAP
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) Revenue Recognition
4 4 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Economics
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Legal
4 4 (33.33%) IFRS
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) CIMA
6 2 (16.67%) ACCA
7 1 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (8.33%) MBA
7 1 (8.33%) Essbase
7 1 (8.33%) Information Management
7 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
7 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (8.33%) ERP
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) MS Office
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (8.33%) German Language

GAAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Essbase
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Process Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Accountant
6 1 (8.33%) Cost Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Controller
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Financial Leader
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Revenue Recognition
2 4 (33.33%) Economics
2 4 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ACCA
2 2 (16.67%) CIMA
3 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) MBA
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) IFRS
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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