Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GAAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GAAP over the 6 months to 20 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.

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 366 366 389
Rank change year-on-year 0 +23 -6
Contract jobs citing GAAP 6 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.073% 0.046%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.61% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 5
South East median daily rate £550 £284 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +93.83% -40.26% +175.36%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £425
90th Percentile £750 £775 £518
England median daily rate £550 £433 £463
% change year-on-year +27.17% -6.49% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

GAAP is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2187 1959 2441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.08% 11.88% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1304 1133 1334
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £236 £220 £216
90th Percentile £563 £568 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 97 113
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.41% +26.50%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.85 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £58.80
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £21.64
% change year-on-year -12.42% +5.52% +10.97%

GAAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for GAAP in the South East

GAAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAAP in the South East

GAAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAAP in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAAP in the South East

GAAP
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 GAAP in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAAP in the South East

GAAP
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 GAAP within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Surrey -13 3 £700 -6.67%
Hampshire +5 2 £275 -1.79%
Berkshire +1 1 £450 +48.76%
Thames Valley -10 1 £450 +48.76%
GAAP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GAAP 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 GAAP.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) Workday
3 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

GAAP
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 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (33.33%) ERP Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Finance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Pricing Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Record to Report
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) IFRS
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Workday
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft