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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 120 152 147
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 32 38 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.02% 0.75% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.79% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 40
Average daily rate £375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £102.25 £15.92 -
% change year-on-year
+542.37% -
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
2993 4783 5548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.41% 95.01% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2363 3663 3992
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 84 90
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.01 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 66 (100.00%) Finance
2 21 (31.82%) Banking
3 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 11 (16.67%) Legal
5 9 (13.64%) MiFID
5 9 (13.64%) SQL
6 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.09%) Fidessa
7 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
7 6 (9.09%) Front Office
7 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (7.58%) Workflow
8 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (7.58%) VBA
8 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
8 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (7.58%) CRM
8 5 (7.58%) Bloomberg
9 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
9 4 (6.06%) MS Office
9 4 (6.06%) SAP
9 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.06%) Billing
9 4 (6.06%) Law
9 4 (6.06%) Validation
9 4 (6.06%) Financial Analysis
9 4 (6.06%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) Confluence
2 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.06%) MS Office
3 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) assyst
1 1 (1.52%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.52%) LatentZero
1 1 (1.52%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.55%) MS Access
4 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.03%) Essbase
4 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.52%) ERwin
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 66 (100.00%) Finance
2 21 (31.82%) Banking
3 11 (16.67%) Legal
4 6 (9.09%) Front Office
4 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.06%) Billing
5 4 (6.06%) Law
6 2 (3.03%) Advertising
6 2 (3.03%) Marketing
6 2 (3.03%) Retail
7 1 (1.52%) Back Office
7 1 (1.52%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.52%) Derivative
3 1 (1.52%) Exotic Derivative
3 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.52%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Windows
1 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
3 5 (7.58%) CRM
3 5 (7.58%) Workflow
4 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis
4 4 (6.06%) Financial Analysis
4 4 (6.06%) Investment Management
4 4 (6.06%) Validation
5 3 (4.55%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.55%) Migration
5 3 (4.55%) Practice Management
5 3 (4.55%) Use Case
5 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (4.55%) Workflow Analysis
6 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL
6 2 (3.03%) Scrum
6 2 (3.03%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) VBA
3 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) ACCA
2 2 (3.03%) CIMA
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) ISEB
3 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.52%) PMP
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) MiFID
2 1 (1.52%) Basel III
2 1 (1.52%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.52%) EMIR
2 1 (1.52%) FATCA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (1.52%) SCCM
1 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Fidessa
2 5 (7.58%) Bloomberg
3 4 (6.06%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.03%) Reuters
6 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.52%) Calypso
6 1 (1.52%) Cognos
6 1 (1.52%) HP
6 1 (1.52%) Sage
6 1 (1.52%) Sun
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago