The table below looks at the statistics for Financial Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Analysis over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Analysis
Rank 149 184 200
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +16
Contract jobs citing Financial Analysis 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.078% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.096% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate £338 £350 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +52.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £270 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £430 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £255
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +37.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Financial Analysis
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2644 4159 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.04% 80.90% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2091 3247 3422
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Financial Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analysis across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Financial Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Financial Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Financial Analysis across the City of London region.

Financial Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Financial Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Financial Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Financial Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analysis across the City of London region.

Financial Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Financial Analysis
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Financial Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Financial Analysis.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) MS Access
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Sage
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (14.29%) LTE
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Financial Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Financial Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MS Access
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Financial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Market Risk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Market Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Procurement Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Sage
1 1 (14.29%) SAP