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 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Finance Analyst
Rank 487 440 424
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 77 76 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 40 99
Average daily rate £355 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £224 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £26.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £42.48 £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
45860 39882 51429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.27% 92.73% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28497 23419 28960
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
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
Number of hourly rates quoted 1848 2045 2410
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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 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 24 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 24 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 0 42 £450 +12.50% 14
South East -2 12 £315 -10.63% 2
North West -16 10 £325 +23.80%
West Midlands -23 6 £300 -25.92% 1
Yorkshire -13 3 £323 -38.57% 2
East of England - 3 £289 - 1
South West -20 1 £275 -27.63% 1
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 38 (20.43%) Banking
3 36 (19.35%) SQL
4 27 (14.52%) Business Analysis
5 23 (12.37%) Oracle
5 23 (12.37%) SAP
6 21 (11.29%) ACCA
7 20 (10.75%) CIMA
8 19 (10.22%) Project Management
8 19 (10.22%) MS Excel
8 19 (10.22%) Analytics
9 18 (9.68%) Data Modelling
10 17 (9.14%) Microsoft
10 17 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (9.14%) Investment Banking
11 16 (8.60%) SQL Server
12 15 (8.06%) MS Office
12 15 (8.06%) Cognos
12 15 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (8.06%) Hyperion
13 14 (7.53%) ERP
13 14 (7.53%) Front Office
14 13 (6.99%) Degree
15 12 (6.45%) Data Analysis
15 12 (6.45%) General Ledger
16 11 (5.91%) MS PowerPoint
17 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
17 10 (5.38%) Agresso
18 9 (4.84%) SAP FI
18 9 (4.84%) Marketing

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 8 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.61%) SAS
3 2 (1.08%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.06%) MS Office
3 11 (5.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (2.15%) MS Project
5 3 (1.61%) SPSS
6 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.38%) Agresso
2 9 (4.84%) SAP FI
2 9 (4.84%) 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
4 5 (2.69%) Cognos Controller
5 3 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (1.08%) JDE World
6 2 (1.08%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (1.08%) Summit
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.54%) SunGard Panorama
7 1 (0.54%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.54%) Monis
7 1 (0.54%) SAP FI-GL
7 1 (0.54%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.60%) 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%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.08%) MS Access
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.08%) Essbase
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
General
1 186 (100.00%) Finance
2 38 (20.43%) Banking
3 17 (9.14%) Investment Banking
4 14 (7.53%) 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 2 (1.08%) Back Office
11 2 (1.08%) Games
11 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.69%) .NET
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.54%) COM
2 1 (0.54%) OLE
2 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.30%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.15%) Statistics
3 3 (1.61%) Derivative
3 3 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (1.61%) Equities
3 3 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (1.08%) NHS
4 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.08%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.08%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.54%) Life Science
5 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.54%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.54%) Handset
5 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Derivative
5 1 (0.54%) Exotic Derivative
5 1 (0.54%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.23%) Windows
2 3 (1.61%) UNIX
3 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.52%) Business Analysis
2 19 (10.22%) Project Management
2 19 (10.22%) Analytics
3 18 (9.68%) Data Modelling
4 17 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (7.53%) ERP
7 12 (6.45%) Data Analysis
8 8 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.30%) Data Management
8 8 (4.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (4.30%) Financial Analysis
8 8 (4.30%) Waterfall
9 6 (3.23%) Data Mapping
9 6 (3.23%) Financial Modelling
9 6 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (3.23%) ITIL
10 5 (2.69%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.69%) Change Management
10 5 (2.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 36 (19.35%) SQL
2 8 (4.30%) VBA
3 3 (1.61%) VB
4 2 (1.08%) Java
5 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.54%) C
5 1 (0.54%) C++
5 1 (0.54%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (11.29%) ACCA
2 20 (10.75%) CIMA
3 13 (6.99%) Degree
4 5 (2.69%) CFA
5 2 (1.08%) MBA
5 2 (1.08%) PMP
5 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.08%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.08%) ISEB
5 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.54%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.54%) CCAB
6 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.08%) GAAP
2 2 (1.08%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) Solvency II
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 23 (12.37%) Oracle
1 23 (12.37%) SAP
2 17 (9.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.06%) Cognos
3 15 (8.06%) Hyperion
4 8 (4.30%) JD Edwards
5 6 (3.23%) IBM
6 5 (2.69%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.08%) CODA
8 2 (1.08%) Calypso
8 2 (1.08%) Murex
8 2 (1.08%) Microgen
8 2 (1.08%) HP
9 1 (0.54%) Tableau
9 1 (0.54%) Misys
9 1 (0.54%) Sun
9 1 (0.54%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.54%) SunGard
9 1 (0.54%) Remedy
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £274 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 20 days ago