Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ACCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 354 355
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 -11
Contract jobs citing ACCA 29 25 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 0.58% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 26
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38% -23.53%
10th Percentile £265 £265 £263
90th Percentile £541 £571 £528
England median daily rate £469 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £27.00 -
England median hourly rate £175.00 £27.00 -
% change year-on-year +548.15% - -

ACCA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3738 4303 5247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.21% 25.85% 26.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2126 2636 3121
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £210 £251 £258
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 221 253
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.80 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.64% -10.03% +81.76%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £52.09
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year -0.99% +5.21% +26.32%

ACCA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ACCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ACCA in the South East

ACCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ACCA in the South East

ACCA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ACCA in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ACCA in the South East

ACCA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ACCA in the South East

ACCA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -1 25 £413 +22.22%
Berkshire +12 21 £413 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £400 -
Hampshire +8 3 £400 -17.95%
West Sussex -4 1 £325 -21.21%
ACCA
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ACCA 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 South East region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 27 (93.10%) CIMA
1 27 (93.10%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
5 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (24.14%) SAP
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) ERP
7 5 (17.24%) Degree
8 4 (13.79%) Marketing
8 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
8 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (13.79%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 3 (10.34%) Business Forecasting
9 3 (10.34%) IFRS
9 3 (10.34%) Hyperion
9 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
10 2 (6.90%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (6.90%) NetSuite
10 2 (6.90%) Infor
10 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (6.90%) Financial Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (6.90%) Sage

ACCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (6.90%) NetSuite
1 2 (6.90%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Business One
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Essbase
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Smart View
General
1 27 (93.10%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.79%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Financial Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Finance Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Finance Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) ERP Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Planning Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Accountant
6 1 (3.45%) Business Finance Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Commercial Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Business One Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) SAP CO Support
6 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO Support
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (17.24%) ERP
3 4 (13.79%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Business Forecasting
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Data Governance
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Project Governance
6 1 (3.45%) Qualitative Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (93.10%) CIMA
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) AAT
4 1 (3.45%) IIBA
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) IFRS
2 2 (6.90%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) SAP
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Hyperion
4 2 (6.90%) Infor
4 2 (6.90%) Sage
4 2 (6.90%) Workday
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft