Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ACCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 November 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 223 256
Rank change year-on-year -11 +33 +34
Contract jobs citing ACCA 7 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 1.65% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 12
City of London median daily rate £499 £393 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.07% -21.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £379 £325 £291
90th Percentile £605 £538 £633
Central London median daily rate £575 £393 £500
% change year-on-year +46.50% -21.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1006 1032 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.07% 15.48% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 725 1010
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +1.81% +4.00%
10th Percentile £300 £279 £262
90th Percentile £675 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £442
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.81% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 29
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +1.60% +20.65%
10th Percentile £13.31 £16.16 £11.23
90th Percentile £29.86 £30.00 £38.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.35
% change year-on-year - +3.54% +7.94%

ACCA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ACCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ACCA in the City of London

ACCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ACCA in the City of London

ACCA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ACCA in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ACCA in the City of London

ACCA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ACCA in the City of London

ACCA
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 2 - -
ACCA
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) CIMA
3 2 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Smart View
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Essbase
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) HFM
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) CFA
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Hyperion

ACCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (14.29%) HFM
1 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Essbase
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Smart View
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Master Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Enterprise Planning Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Planning Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Finance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Manager
2 1 (14.29%) TM1 Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
1 2 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CIMA
2 1 (14.29%) CFA
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos
1 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle