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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 59 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 7 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.92% 0.85% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.90% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.51%
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
701 775 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 91.99% 93.83% 91.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 529 341
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £205 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 26
Median hourly rate £15.48 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.53% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.56 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £26.00 £29.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (25.00%) Online Banking
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Statistics
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) HFM
4 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (8.33%) KYC
5 1 (8.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow

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 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) HFM
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Online Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (8.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) E-business
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) KYC
3 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle