Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Accounts Assistant was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 November 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.

Accounts Assistant
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +863
Contract jobs requiring an Accounts Assistant 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97016 99195 108573
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64030 64673 69073
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2877 3313 4123
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.86% -0.28% +9.39%
10th Percentile £10.94 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +9.96%

Accounts Assistant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Accounts Assistant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Accounts Assistant in the UK

Accounts Assistant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Accounts Assistant.

Contractor daily rate trend for Accounts Assistant in the UK

Accounts Assistant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Accounts Assistant.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Accounts Assistant in the UK

Accounts Assistant
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Accounts Assistant within the UK over the 6 months to 25 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
South East - 3 - -
England - 3 - - 3
UK excluding London - 3 - -

Accounts Assistant Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Accounts Assistant 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 featuring Accounts Assistant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Accounts Assistant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle