Period
to 14 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Systems Accountant was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 14 December 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.

System Accountant
North West > Manchester
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 153 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Accountant 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Manchester median daily rate £300 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
North West median daily rate £275 £375 -
% change year-on-year -26.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2770 3221 3683
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.42% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1777 2069 2123
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 71 144
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.20% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £11.35 £10.25 £10.83
90th Percentile £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.33% -10.00% +24.38%

Systems Accountant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Accountant in Manchester

Systems Accountant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Accountant in Manchester

Systems Accountant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Accountant in Manchester over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Accountant in Manchester

Systems Accountant Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Manchester region featuring Systems Accountant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Sage
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) Sage 50
3 1 (33.33%) Sage X3
3 1 (33.33%) FinancialForce
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ERP

Systems Accountant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (33.33%) Sage 50
2 1 (33.33%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) FinancialForce
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle