The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Financial Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 63 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 6 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.81% 1.46% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.53% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 4
Median daily rate £300 £450 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +46.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £20.25
Financial Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
685 1045 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.19% 95.61% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 678 414
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 44 63
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.16 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.36% +7.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.34 £33.00 £36.80
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 Cheshire

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

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Financial Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester - 2 £228 -
Macclesfield 0 1 £300 -21.05%
Widnes - 1 £350 -
Financial Analyst
North West

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Cheshire region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
6 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (8.33%) FATCA

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (8.33%) Life Science
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow