The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for ACCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 69 71
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Contract jobs citing ACCA 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.47% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £375 £413
% change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ACCA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bristol
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 200 211 197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 24.13% 24.88% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 156 135
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 11
Median hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -2.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.20 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.90 £62.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

ACCA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing ACCA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ACCA in Bristol

ACCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ACCA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ACCA 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 Bristol region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (100.00%) FINREP
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model

ACCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Accountant
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) FINREP