The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Financial Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 57 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 14 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.85% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 0.42% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Median daily rate £275 £300 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £352 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.56% -6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £20.25
Financial Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
736 719 715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.23% 97.16% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 446 396
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 44
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £42.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 4 (22.22%) General Ledger
4 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (16.67%) MS Project
4 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (5.56%) QA
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
6 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (5.56%) KYC
6 1 (5.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (5.56%) Information Management
6 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
General
1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) General Ledger
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
1 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) E-business
4 1 (5.56%) Information Management
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Governance
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) HP
1 1 (5.56%) SAP