The table below looks at the statistics for the Financial Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Finance Analyst
Rank 129 133 121
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 12 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.26% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.28% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
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£350 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.84%
Financial Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2868 2809 2232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.91% 92.80% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 1648 1134
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 230 229
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% -13.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Financial Analyst across the East of England region.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Financial Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analyst across the East of England region.

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +2 10 £350 -
Bedfordshire +6 1 £450 +12.50%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Financial Analyst
England

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Cognos
3 10 (52.63%) CODA
4 8 (42.11%) VBA
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (36.84%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (36.84%) MS Access
6 6 (31.58%) SunGard
6 6 (31.58%) SunGard AvantGard
7 5 (26.32%) CODA-Financials
8 4 (21.05%) SAP
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
9 2 (10.53%) User Experience
9 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (10.53%) HFM
9 2 (10.53%) ERP
9 2 (10.53%) Hyperion
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.26%) Sun
10 1 (5.26%) ISEB
10 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
10 1 (5.26%) Agresso
10 1 (5.26%) Intranet
10 1 (5.26%) Internet
10 1 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (5.26%) ACCA
10 1 (5.26%) Project Management
10 1 (5.26%) GAAP

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) SunGard AvantGard
2 5 (26.32%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (10.53%) HFM
4 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (5.26%) Agresso
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (36.84%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (36.84%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) DTS
3 1 (5.26%) ProClarity
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) QlikView
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) ERP
2 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Workflow
2 1 (5.26%) Document Management
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Time Management
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
2 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) VBA
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ACCA
1 1 (5.26%) CIMA
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GAAP
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Cognos
1 10 (52.63%) CODA
2 6 (31.58%) SunGard
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Hyperion
5 1 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (5.26%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.26%) Thunderhead
5 1 (5.26%) Capita