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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Finance Analyst
Rank 471 462 461
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 93 86 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 64 81
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £38.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-52.63% +171.42%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45686 43047 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28284 25787 27971
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1846 1994 2539
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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
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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 +5 53 £375 - 9
South East -16 13 £375 - 8
East of England -12 9 £400 -11.11%
West Midlands -11 6 £245 - 2
North West -1 4 £213 - 3
South West -26 4 £350 -24.32% 4
East Midlands +1 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £270 - 1
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 169 (100.00%) Finance
2 40 (23.67%) SQL
3 30 (17.75%) Banking
4 24 (14.20%) ACCA
5 23 (13.61%) CIMA
6 22 (13.02%) SQL Server
7 21 (12.43%) Oracle
8 20 (11.83%) General Ledger
9 18 (10.65%) Business Analysis
10 16 (9.47%) SAP
10 16 (9.47%) Microsoft
11 15 (8.88%) Cognos
11 15 (8.88%) MS Excel
11 15 (8.88%) Retail
12 14 (8.28%) Project Management
13 13 (7.69%) MS Office
13 13 (7.69%) ERP
13 13 (7.69%) Investment Banking
13 13 (7.69%) Degree
14 12 (7.10%) Analytics
15 11 (6.51%) Data Management
15 11 (6.51%) Data Analysis
15 11 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (5.92%) Agresso
16 10 (5.92%) Cognos TM1
17 9 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
17 9 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
17 9 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (5.33%) IBM
17 9 (5.33%) Telecoms

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.18%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.59%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.69%) MS Office
3 9 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.96%) MS Project
5 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.18%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Agresso
1 10 (5.92%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (4.14%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (3.55%) Cognos Controller
4 4 (2.37%) SAP FI
4 4 (2.37%) CODA-Financials
4 4 (2.37%) SAP CO
4 4 (2.37%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (2.37%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.18%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.18%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.59%) HFM
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) Intranet
2 1 (0.59%) LAN
2 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.59%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.37%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.18%) DB2
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.59%) ZAP BI
5 1 (0.59%) Essbase
5 1 (0.59%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Lombardi
General
1 169 (100.00%) Finance
2 30 (17.75%) Banking
3 20 (11.83%) General Ledger
4 15 (8.88%) Retail
5 13 (7.69%) Investment Banking
6 9 (5.33%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.55%) Legal
8 4 (2.37%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.37%) Marketing
9 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.78%) Advertising
10 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.18%) Automotive
10 2 (1.18%) Front Office
11 1 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.59%) Back Office
11 1 (0.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.96%) .NET
2 2 (1.18%) J2EE
3 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.59%) OLE
3 1 (0.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.37%) Statistics
3 3 (1.78%) FMCG
4 2 (1.18%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.18%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (1.18%) Derivative
5 1 (0.59%) Life Science
5 1 (0.59%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.59%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.59%) Economics
5 1 (0.59%) STB
5 1 (0.59%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.59%) NHS
5 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.55%) Windows
2 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.18%) Linux
3 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.59%) SUSE
4 1 (0.59%) Solaris
4 1 (0.59%) UNIX
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (10.65%) Business Analysis
2 14 (8.28%) Project Management
3 13 (7.69%) ERP
4 12 (7.10%) Analytics
5 11 (6.51%) Data Management
5 11 (6.51%) Data Analysis
5 11 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (4.73%) Data Modelling
7 8 (4.73%) Financial Modelling
8 7 (4.14%) Financial Analysis
9 6 (3.55%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.55%) CRM
10 5 (2.96%) Procure-to-pay
11 4 (2.37%) ITIL
11 4 (2.37%) E-Commerce
11 4 (2.37%) Change Management
11 4 (2.37%) User Stories
11 4 (2.37%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.67%) SQL
2 5 (2.96%) VB
2 5 (2.96%) C
3 4 (2.37%) VBA
4 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.18%) Java
4 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.59%) R
5 1 (0.59%) JCL
5 1 (0.59%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 24 (14.20%) ACCA
2 23 (13.61%) CIMA
3 13 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (1.18%) CCA
4 2 (1.18%) CCAB
5 1 (0.59%) CFA
5 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.59%) MBA
5 1 (0.59%) PhD
5 1 (0.59%) ISEB
5 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.59%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.18%) FINREP
2 2 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.59%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) MiFID
3 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.59%) Basel III
3 1 (0.59%) EMIR
3 1 (0.59%) GAAP
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) RACF
Vendors
1 21 (12.43%) Oracle
2 16 (9.47%) SAP
2 16 (9.47%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.88%) Cognos
4 9 (5.33%) IBM
5 8 (4.73%) Hyperion
6 7 (4.14%) JD Edwards
7 5 (2.96%) Business Objects
8 4 (2.37%) CODA
8 4 (2.37%) Remedy
9 3 (1.78%) Reuters
9 3 (1.78%) Sun
9 3 (1.78%) Citrix
10 2 (1.18%) HP
10 2 (1.18%) Infor
11 1 (0.59%) Microgen
11 1 (0.59%) Tableau
11 1 (0.59%) Misys
11 1 (0.59%) Cisco
11 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
Somerset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £550 - £551 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 - £1000 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 - £1000 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago