The table below looks at the statistics for Financial Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Analysis over the 3 months to 29 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Analysis
Rank 534 506 492
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -14
Contract jobs citing Financial Analysis 23 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.074% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.099% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 17
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£413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £508 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.75
Financial Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34421 33336 29989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.52% 74.76% 72.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22421 20614 18160
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 921 1049 1240
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £46.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Financial Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analysis across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Financial Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Financial Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Financial Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Financial Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Financial Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Financial Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Financial Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Financial Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 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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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
London +15 15 £450 +5.88% 7
South East -18 3 - - 3
East of England - 2 £343 - 3
West Midlands +1 1 £350 -6.66% 1
Yorkshire -14 1 - - 2
South West - 1 £400 - 3
North West - - - -
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Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Financial Analysis also 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 that cited Financial Analysis.

1 69 (100.00%) Finance
2 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (24.64%) Project Management
4 14 (20.29%) Banking
5 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
6 8 (11.59%) Retail
7 7 (10.14%) Investment Banking
7 7 (10.14%) SAP
7 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
7 7 (10.14%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (8.70%) Analytics
8 6 (8.70%) CIMA
8 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.25%) Degree
9 5 (7.25%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
9 5 (7.25%) ACCA
9 5 (7.25%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (7.25%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (5.80%) Marketing Analytics
10 4 (5.80%) Front Office
10 4 (5.80%) MS Access
10 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.80%) SQL
10 4 (5.80%) Oracle
10 4 (5.80%) SAS
10 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (5.80%) Marketing
11 3 (4.35%) Market Risk
11 3 (4.35%) Programme Management

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Financial Analysis also 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 that cited Financial Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.80%) SAS
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
1 7 (10.14%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) SAN
1 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) MS Access
2 3 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
General
1 69 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (20.29%) Banking
3 8 (11.59%) Retail
4 7 (10.14%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Front Office
5 4 (5.80%) Marketing
6 3 (4.35%) Billing
6 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.45%) Local Government
7 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Law
7 1 (1.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (57.97%) Analyst
2 9 (13.04%) Business Analyst
2 9 (13.04%) Financial Analyst
3 6 (8.70%) Pricing Analyst
4 4 (5.80%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Report Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Sourcing Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Architect
6 2 (2.90%) Junior
6 2 (2.90%) Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Consultant
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Billing Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Project Accountant
6 2 (2.90%) Data Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Strategy Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) WCF
1 1 (1.45%) WinForms
1 1 (1.45%) .NET
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
1 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) Market Risk
3 3 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.90%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.90%) Economics
4 2 (2.90%) Life Science
5 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.45%) FMCG
5 1 (1.45%) PMI
5 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Project Management
2 6 (8.70%) Analytics
2 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (7.25%) Business Analysis
3 5 (7.25%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (7.25%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (5.80%) Marketing Analytics
4 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.35%) Programme Management
5 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 3 (4.35%) Database Marketing
6 2 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.90%) Change Management
6 2 (2.90%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (2.90%) ITIL
6 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) VBA
3 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.45%) C#
3 1 (1.45%) XAML
3 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) CIMA
2 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) ACCA
3 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) CAPM
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.45%) PMP
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) CIPFA
4 1 (1.45%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) SAP
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle
4 3 (4.35%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.35%) Tableau
5 2 (2.90%) Primavera
5 2 (2.90%) Ariba
5 2 (2.90%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix
6 1 (1.45%) Cognos
6 1 (1.45%) CA
6 1 (1.45%) CODA
6 1 (1.45%) F5
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