Accountancy in the United Kingdom

Accountancy in the United Kingdom

Summary

Accountancy in the United Kingdom industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2014-18, and forecast to 2023). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Key Highlights

  • The accountancy market consists of revenues generated by firms engaged in designing, preparing and auditing accounting records.
  • The UK accountancy market had total revenues of $38.2bn in 2018, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.4% between 2014 and 2018.
  • The advisory segment was the market's most lucrative in 2018, with total revenues of $15.1bn, equivalent to 39.6% of the market's overall value.
  • The UK accountancy market is characterized by the presence of the ‘big four’. Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, and PwC are the leading players and exercise great influence, particularly at the upper end of the market.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the accountancy market in the United Kingdom
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the accountancy market in the United Kingdom
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key accountancy market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United Kingdom accountancy market with five year forecasts
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the United Kingdom accountancy market by value in 2018?
  • What will be the size of the United Kingdom accountancy market in 2023?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United Kingdom accountancy market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up the United Kingdom's accountancy market?


1 Executive Summary
1.1. Market value
1.2. Market value forecast
1.3. Category segmentation
1.4. Geography segmentation
1.5. Market rivalry
1.6. Competitive Landscape
2 Market Overview
2.1. Market definition
2.2. Market analysis
3 Market Data
3.1. Market value
4 Market Segmentation
4.1. Category segmentation
4.2. Geography segmentation
5 Market Outlook
5.1. Market value forecast
6 Five Forces Analysis
6.1. Summary
6.2. Buyer power
6.3. Supplier power
6.4. New entrants
6.5. Threat of substitutes
6.6. Degree of rivalry
7 Competitive Landscape
7.1. Who are the leading players?
7.2. Which players have been most successful in the recent past (1-3 years)?
7.3. What new products/services/innovations have been launched in the market over the last year?
8 Company Profiles
8.1. Ernst & Young Global Ltd
8.2. PricewaterhouseCoopers International Ltd
8.3. Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited
8.4. KPMG International
9 Macroeconomic Indicators
9.1. Country data
10 Appendix
10.1. Methodology
10.2. Industry associations
10.3. Related MarketLine research
10.4. About MarketLine
List of Tabless
Table 1: United Kingdom accountancy market value: $ billion, 2014-18
Table 2: United Kingdom accountancy market category segmentation: $ billion, 2018
Table 3: United Kingdom accountancy market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2018
Table 4: United Kingdom accountancy market value forecast: $ billion, 2018-23
Table 5: Ernst & Young Global Ltd: key facts
Table 6: Ernst & Young Global Ltd: Key Employees
Table 7: Ernst & Young Global Ltd: Key Employees Continued
Table 8: PricewaterhouseCoopers International Ltd: key facts
Table 9: PricewaterhouseCoopers International Ltd: Key Employees
Table 10: Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited: key facts
Table 11: Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited: Key Employees
Table 12: Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited: Key Employees Continued
Table 13: KPMG International: key facts
Table 14: KPMG International: Key Employees
Table 15: KPMG International: Key Employees Continued
Table 16: KPMG International: Key Employees Continued
Table 17: KPMG International: Key Employees Continued
Table 18: United Kingdom size of population (million), 2014-18
Table 19: United Kingdom gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 20: United Kingdom gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 21: United Kingdom inflation, 2014-18
Table 22: United Kingdom consumer price index (absolute), 2014-18
Table 23: United Kingdom exchange rate, 2014-18
List of Figures
Figure 1: United Kingdom accountancy market value: $ billion, 2014-18
Figure 2: United Kingdom accountancy market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 3: United Kingdom accountancy market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 4: United Kingdom accountancy market value forecast: $ billion, 2018-23
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the accountancy market in the United Kingdom, 2018
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the accountancy market in the United Kingdom, 2018
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the accountancy market in the United Kingdom, 2018
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the accountancy market in the United Kingdom, 2018
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the accountancy market in the United Kingdom, 2018
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the accountancy market in the United Kingdom, 2018

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