The first table below looks at the demand for the Financial Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Finance Analyst
Rank 511 429 427
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 79 74 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 38 103
Average daily rate £350 £378 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £512 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
-12.76% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £34.48 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.48% +97.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £26.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £42.49 £27.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £26.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-43.39% +70.96%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Financial Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Financial Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Financial Analyst
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 Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -16 40 £450 +12.50% 15
South East -11 15 £281 -20.21% 6
North West -11 10 £325 +23.80% 2
West Midlands -20 6 £250 -38.27% 2
East of England - 4 £289 - 1
Yorkshire -18 3 £323 -41.36% 2
South West -28 1 £275 -27.63% 2
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Finance
2 39 (20.97%) Banking
3 33 (17.74%) SQL
4 28 (15.05%) Business Analysis
5 24 (12.90%) SAP
6 22 (11.83%) Oracle
7 21 (11.29%) ACCA
7 21 (11.29%) CIMA
8 20 (10.75%) MS Excel
9 18 (9.68%) Data Modelling
9 18 (9.68%) Microsoft
9 18 (9.68%) Project Management
9 18 (9.68%) Analytics
10 17 (9.14%) Investment Banking
10 17 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (8.06%) Front Office
11 15 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (8.06%) Hyperion
12 14 (7.53%) ERP
12 14 (7.53%) Cognos
12 14 (7.53%) SQL Server
12 14 (7.53%) MS Office
13 13 (6.99%) Data Analysis
13 13 (6.99%) Degree
14 12 (6.45%) General Ledger
15 11 (5.91%) MS PowerPoint
16 10 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
17 9 (4.84%) SAP FI
17 9 (4.84%) Agresso

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.61%) SAS
3 2 (1.08%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.53%) MS Office
3 11 (5.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.61%) MS Project
5 3 (1.61%) SPSS
6 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.84%) SAP FI
1 9 (4.84%) Agresso
2 8 (4.30%) Cognos TM1
3 7 (3.76%) SAP CO
3 7 (3.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (3.76%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (2.69%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (2.15%) Cognos Controller
6 3 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (1.08%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.08%) JDE World
7 2 (1.08%) Summit
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.54%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.54%) Monis
8 1 (0.54%) SunGard Panorama
8 1 (0.54%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.54%) SAP FI-GL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.15%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.08%) Essbase
6 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.08%) MS Access
7 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
General
1 186 (100.00%) Finance
2 39 (20.97%) Banking
3 17 (9.14%) Investment Banking
4 15 (8.06%) Front Office
5 12 (6.45%) General Ledger
6 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
7 9 (4.84%) Retail
7 9 (4.84%) Marketing
8 7 (3.76%) Legal
9 5 (2.69%) Retail Banking
10 4 (2.15%) Billing
10 4 (2.15%) Advertising
10 4 (2.15%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.61%) Back Office
12 2 (1.08%) Games
12 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.15%) .NET
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.54%) COM
2 1 (0.54%) OLE
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.76%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.15%) Derivative
2 4 (2.15%) Statistics
3 3 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (1.61%) Equities
3 3 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (1.08%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.08%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.08%) NHS
4 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.54%) Handset
5 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.54%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.54%) STB
5 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.54%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.54%) Life Science
5 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Derivative
5 1 (0.54%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.23%) Windows
2 3 (1.61%) UNIX
3 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.05%) Business Analysis
2 18 (9.68%) Data Modelling
2 18 (9.68%) Project Management
2 18 (9.68%) Analytics
3 17 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (7.53%) ERP
6 13 (6.99%) Data Analysis
7 10 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.30%) Waterfall
9 7 (3.76%) Data Mapping
9 7 (3.76%) Financial Analysis
9 7 (3.76%) Data Management
10 6 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (3.23%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (3.23%) ITIL
11 5 (2.69%) PRINCE2
11 5 (2.69%) Change Management
11 5 (2.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.74%) SQL
2 8 (4.30%) VBA
3 3 (1.61%) VB
4 2 (1.08%) C
4 2 (1.08%) Java
5 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.54%) C++
5 1 (0.54%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (11.29%) ACCA
1 21 (11.29%) CIMA
2 13 (6.99%) Degree
3 5 (2.69%) CFA
4 2 (1.08%) MBA
4 2 (1.08%) PMP
4 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.08%) ISEB
4 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.08%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.54%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.54%) CCAB
5 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.08%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.08%) GAAP
2 2 (1.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) EMIR
3 1 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.54%) FINREP
3 1 (0.54%) Basel III
3 1 (0.54%) MiFID
Vendors
1 24 (12.90%) SAP
2 22 (11.83%) Oracle
3 18 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 15 (8.06%) Hyperion
5 14 (7.53%) Cognos
6 7 (3.76%) JD Edwards
7 5 (2.69%) Business Objects
7 5 (2.69%) IBM
8 3 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.08%) Microgen
9 2 (1.08%) Murex
9 2 (1.08%) CODA
9 2 (1.08%) Calypso
10 1 (0.54%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.54%) SunGard
10 1 (0.54%) HP
10 1 (0.54%) Dell
10 1 (0.54%) Sun
10 1 (0.54%) Remedy
10 1 (0.54%) Misys
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