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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Finance Analyst
Rank 172 179 178
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 24 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 17
Average daily rate
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£428 £500 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 - £45.00
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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
5189 6212 5579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.83% 93.41% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4020 4517 4147
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 110 147
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £34.30 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) Banking
3 13 (27.66%) CODA
4 11 (23.40%) CODA-Financials
4 11 (23.40%) Investment Banking
5 10 (21.28%) VB
5 10 (21.28%) Business Objects
6 9 (19.15%) Sybase
6 9 (19.15%) .NET
6 9 (19.15%) VB6
6 9 (19.15%) BusinessObjects XI
7 8 (17.02%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
9 6 (12.77%) SQL
9 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
10 5 (10.64%) Degree
11 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (8.51%) Asset Management
11 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.51%) SAP
12 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
12 3 (6.38%) Cognos
12 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
12 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
12 3 (6.38%) ACCA
12 3 (6.38%) Hyperion
12 3 (6.38%) GAAP
12 3 (6.38%) SAP BPC

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (23.40%) CODA-Financials
2 3 (6.38%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.13%) Loan IQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.26%) MS Access
3 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.13%) Essbase
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
General
1 47 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) Banking
3 11 (23.40%) Investment Banking
4 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) General Ledger
5 2 (4.26%) Law
5 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 2 (4.26%) Advertising
6 1 (2.13%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (2.13%) German Language
6 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Derivative
2 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.13%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (8.51%) Asset Management
1 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
2 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
2 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (4.26%) ERP
3 2 (4.26%) Practice Management
3 2 (4.26%) ETL
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL
3 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
3 2 (4.26%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (4.26%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (2.13%) Master Data Management
4 1 (2.13%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (2.13%) People Management
4 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) VB
2 9 (19.15%) VB6
3 6 (12.77%) SQL
4 2 (4.26%) ABAP
4 2 (4.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) ACCA
3 2 (4.26%) CIMA
4 1 (2.13%) MBA
4 1 (2.13%) IIBA
4 1 (2.13%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) GAAP
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) CODA
2 10 (21.28%) Business Objects
3 9 (19.15%) Sybase
4 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.51%) SAP
6 3 (6.38%) Cognos
6 3 (6.38%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.13%) Misys
7 1 (2.13%) CA
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