Period
to 21 September 2018

The median contractor rate for an Accountant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Accountant
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 146 146
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Accountant 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.073% 0.13% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.13% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
East Midlands median daily rate - £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
England median daily rate £325 £350 £338
% change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +28.21% -22.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,616 3,001 3,070
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.02% 94.55% 96.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,625 1,836 1,919
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £225 £235
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 162 120
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £13.86 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.83% +6.62% -
10th Percentile £10.34 £9.75 £8.75
90th Percentile £43.08 £42.38 £25.20
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.39% -1.58% +6.92%

Accountant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Accountant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Accountant in the East Midlands

Accountant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Accountant in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Accountant in the East Midlands

Accountant
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Accountant within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
Northamptonshire -15 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Accountant
England

Accountant Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Accountant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Accountant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (50.00%) Sage X3
2 1 (50.00%) IFRS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) CCAB

Accountant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (50.00%) Sage X3
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sage
1 1 (50.00%) SAP