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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 405 437 400
Rank change year-on-year +32 -37  
Contract jobs citing CCAB 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.009% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.089% 0.051% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £390 £458 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -34.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £384 £548
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £532 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 -
% change year-on-year -2.94% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
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 3366 3885 3584
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.21% 17.31% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2287 2743 2345
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 52 87
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCAB in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCAB in London

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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 29 March 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%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (25.00%) Behavioural Change
3 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
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%) Local Government
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) CIMA
3 1 (25.00%) MBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

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%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Accountant
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%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
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%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) CIMA
2 1 (25.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle