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 3 months to 28 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.

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 265 269
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4  
Contract jobs citing GAAP 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.022% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.88% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £475 £340 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.70% -38.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £340 £550
% change year-on-year +39.70% -38.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

GAAP is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 910 1073 1298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 11.61% 11.57% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 623 656
Median daily rate £425 £386 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.24% +0.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 55 38
Median hourly rate £28.50 £32.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.97% -6.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.25% +37.93%  

GAAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing GAAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire +29 5 £450 +32.35% 1
Surrey - 2 £800 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
GAAP
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (40.00%) SAP
3 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Revenue Recognition
3 5 (33.33%) IFRS
3 5 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Economics
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Legal
5 3 (20.00%) ACCA
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) CIMA
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Banking
7 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.67%) Information Management
7 1 (6.67%) MBA
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (6.67%) Essbase
7 1 (6.67%) German Language
7 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint

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 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Essbase
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) German Language
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Accountant
4 3 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Process Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) ERP Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Programme Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Cost Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Controller
6 1 (6.67%) Project Accountant
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Financial Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
1 5 (33.33%) Revenue Recognition
2 4 (26.67%) Economics
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Regulatory Compliance
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) ACCA
2 3 (20.00%) CIMA
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) MBA
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) IFRS
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
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