The median contractor rate for a Systems Accountant was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Accountant
England / London
Rank 399 435 418
Rank change year-on-year +36 -17  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Accountant 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.036% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.005% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £338 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £350
% change year-on-year - +42.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18251 21034 20113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.00% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12983 15075 13890
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 283 373
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Systems Accountant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Systems Accountant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Accountant in London

Systems Accountant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Accountant in London

Systems Accountant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Accountant in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Accountant in London

Systems Accountant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Accountant in London

Systems Accountant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Accountant within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £300 -
Systems Accountant
England

Systems Accountant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Systems Accountant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Systems Accountant in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) ERP
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
4 5 (27.78%) CIMA
4 5 (27.78%) ACCA
4 5 (27.78%) Advertising
5 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Maconomy
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) Hyperion
6 3 (16.67%) JD Edwards
6 3 (16.67%) Sage
6 3 (16.67%) People Management
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Sage 200
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) Sage 50
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
7 2 (11.11%) Order to Cash
7 2 (11.11%) Record to Report
7 2 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (11.11%) WebEx
7 2 (11.11%) SLA
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Systems Accountant Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (16.67%) Sage 200
3 2 (11.11%) Sage 50
4 1 (5.56%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (5.56%) HFM
4 1 (5.56%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (5.56%) NetSuite
4 1 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Smart View
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 17 (94.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ERP
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) People Management
4 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) Order to Cash
4 2 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (11.11%) Record to Report
4 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Practice Management
5 1 (5.56%) Process Management
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ACCA
1 5 (27.78%) CIMA
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Hyperion
2 3 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 3 (16.67%) Maconomy
2 3 (16.67%) Sage
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Cognos
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