The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Financial Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Finance Analyst
South East / Berkshire
Rank 82 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 25 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.29% 0.77% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.85% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 15
Median daily rate £450 £398 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £204 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £480 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £185.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-83.78% +998.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1789 2225 2415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.31% 90.37% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 1135 1244
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 121 51
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Financial Analyst in the job title.

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Financial Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Financial Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Financial Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Maidenhead -7 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 £200 -
Slough +7 1 £500 +12.35%
Reading +5 1 £475 +163.88%
Windsor -1 1 £488 +1.56%
Wokingham - 1 - - 3
Financial Analyst
South East

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Financial Analyst 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (33.33%) CIMA
3 13 (30.95%) ACCA
4 11 (26.19%) SAP
5 9 (21.43%) Oracle
5 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 8 (19.05%) ERP
7 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) GAAP
7 6 (14.29%) Revenue Recognition
7 6 (14.29%) Degree
7 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 6 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
8 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.52%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Economics
9 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Unit4 Business World

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (9.52%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (2.38%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
1 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) ERP
2 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
2 6 (14.29%) Revenue Recognition
3 5 (11.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
3 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.14%) Order to Cash
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Time Management
6 2 (4.76%) UML
6 2 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) CIMA
2 13 (30.95%) ACCA
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
3 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) AAT
5 3 (7.14%) ISEB
6 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.38%) IIBA
7 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) GAAP
2 2 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) SAP
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) Infor
3 4 (9.52%) NetSuite
3 4 (9.52%) Sage
3 4 (9.52%) Workday
4 2 (4.76%) Cognos
4 2 (4.76%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.38%) Progress
5 1 (2.38%) Teradata