The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Financial Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 143 119 137
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 21 39 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 1.12% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.18% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 57
Median daily rate £475 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £650 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +110.00%
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
3043 3318 5570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 95.67% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2420 2633 4267
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 48 106
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 4 December 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 City of London region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (36.59%) Banking
3 11 (26.83%) Oracle
4 9 (21.95%) ERP
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
5 8 (19.51%) Data Analysis
5 8 (19.51%) Degree
6 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
6 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (14.63%) SQL
7 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.20%) ETL
8 5 (12.20%) MS Office
8 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.20%) Data Mapping
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 4 (9.76%) User Stories
9 4 (9.76%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (9.76%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (9.76%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (9.76%) Analytics
9 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (9.76%) MBA
9 4 (9.76%) Migration
9 4 (9.76%) Project Management

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (4.88%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Office
3 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.88%) MS Project
5 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (7.32%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (2.44%) SAP CO
6 1 (2.44%) SAP FI
6 1 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) JUnit
2 1 (2.44%) NUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) TestNG
General
1 41 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (36.59%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.88%) French Language
4 2 (4.88%) General Ledger
4 2 (4.88%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.44%) German Language
5 1 (2.44%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Fintech
3 2 (4.88%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.88%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) Derivative
4 1 (2.44%) Economics
4 1 (2.44%) Equities
4 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.44%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ERP
2 8 (19.51%) Data Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) Data Mapping
5 5 (12.20%) ETL
6 4 (9.76%) Analytics
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) User Stories
7 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.32%) Data Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Defect Management
7 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) C++
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VB
2 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) MBA
3 2 (4.88%) CIMA
4 1 (2.44%) AAT
4 1 (2.44%) ACCA
4 1 (2.44%) CFA
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Basel II
2 1 (2.44%) Basel III
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.44%) FATCA
2 1 (2.44%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) SAP
4 2 (4.88%) CODA
4 2 (4.88%) Cognos
5 1 (2.44%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.44%) Murex
5 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.44%) Sun
5 1 (2.44%) VMware