The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CCAB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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.

Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies (CCAB)
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 417 423 432
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9  
Contract jobs citing CCAB 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.030% 0.028% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £500 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CCAB 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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3389 3624 3649
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.56% 16.95% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2216 2514 2343
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 43 95
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.40% -23.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.02 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

CCAB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CCAB in London

CCAB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCAB in London

CCAB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCAB in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCAB 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 London region with a requirement for CCAB.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) CIMA
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ICAEW
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ACCA
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) CIPFA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (25.00%) Behavioural Change
3 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Law

CCAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Report Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Behavioural Change
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CIMA
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ACCA
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) CIPFA
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ICAEW
2 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft