The table below looks at the statistics for the Financial Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Finance Analyst
Rank 177 197 194
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 14 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.15% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £371 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -44.33%
Financial Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5002 5499 6062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 92.36% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3829 4129 4482
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £273 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 75 137
Average hourly rate £19.72 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.65% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £45.98 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Financial Analyst
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 Analyst across the City of London region.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Financial Analyst
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 Analyst across the City of London region.

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) SAP
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) Banking
5 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (12.12%) CODA
6 4 (12.12%) CODA-Financials
6 4 (12.12%) ACCA
6 4 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) System Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.09%) Hyperion
7 3 (9.09%) Workflow
7 3 (9.09%) CIMA
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle
7 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 3 (9.09%) Cognos
7 3 (9.09%) ETL
8 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.06%) ERP
8 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) GAAP
8 2 (6.06%) SAP BW

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) CODA-Financials
2 2 (6.06%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (6.06%) SAP BPC
2 2 (6.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
3 1 (3.03%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.03%) Maximo
3 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.06%) Essbase
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (3.03%) Hyperion Smart View
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.03%) MS Access
General
1 33 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Front Office
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
1 2 (6.06%) Statistics
1 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Migration
1 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
2 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (9.09%) System Testing
2 3 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 3 (9.09%) Workflow
2 3 (9.09%) ETL
3 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.06%) ERP
3 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.06%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
3 2 (6.06%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.06%) VB
2 2 (6.06%) ABAP
2 2 (6.06%) VBA
2 2 (6.06%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) ACCA
2 3 (9.09%) CIMA
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) GAAP
1 2 (6.06%) Solvency II
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) CODA
3 3 (9.09%) Hyperion
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Cognos
4 2 (6.06%) Sybase
4 2 (6.06%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.03%) Twitter
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
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