Period
to 18 May 2021

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 18 May 2021 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
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 137 155 229
Rank change year-on-year +18 +74 +14
Contract jobs citing ACCA 7 4 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.55% 0.75% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 11
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £331 £600
Median % change year-on-year +54.72% -44.79% +11.63%
Central London median daily rate £513 £375 £600
% change year-on-year +36.67% -37.50% +20.00%

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 451 536 908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.25% 16.34% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 362 640
10th Percentile £304 £282 £270
25th Percentile £413 £400 £412
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.44%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £613
90th Percentile £716 £650 £688
Central London median daily rate £525 £487 £500
% change year-on-year +7.91% -2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 13
10th Percentile £14.35 £12.23 £12.25
25th Percentile £16.88 £20.05 £12.50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.75 £20.65
Median % change year-on-year -30.07% +73.17% +10.40%
75th Percentile £27.88 £52.25 £33.75
90th Percentile £34.45 £52.48 £40.35
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £20.65
% change year-on-year -20.00% +21.09% +10.40%

ACCA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ACCA as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ACCA in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for ACCA in the City of London

ACCA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ACCA in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for ACCA in the City of London

ACCA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ACCA in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for ACCA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing ACCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) ERP
3 4 (57.14%) CIMA
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) General Ledger
4 3 (42.86%) IFRS
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) Murex
5 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (28.57%) GAAP
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) Front Office
6 1 (14.29%) Back Office
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Cadence
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (14.29%) Derivative
6 1 (14.29%) CFA
6 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) General Ledger
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Back Office
5 1 (14.29%) Front Office
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Finance Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Finance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Insight Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Finance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Traceability Matrix
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CIMA
2 1 (14.29%) CFA
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) IFRS
2 2 (28.57%) GAAP
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Murex
3 1 (14.29%) Cadence