The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Finance Analyst
Rank 469 469 455
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 103 84 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 54 86
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£345 £400 £407
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £571 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £364
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £62.00 £28.25 £14.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.46% +100.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Financial Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46778 44742 49913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.00% 92.82% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 29097 27301 28553
Average daily rate £400 £400 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1872 1954 2464
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +37 67 £325 -23.52% 14
South East -17 18 £438 +17.44% 7
North West +1 5 £425 - 1
East of England -20 4 £208 -45.21% 1
West Midlands - 3 £313 - 3
Yorkshire - 3 £270 - 3
South West -22 2 £313 -21.87% 1
East Midlands +7 1 - - 1
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 197 (100.00%) Finance
2 43 (21.83%) SQL
3 35 (17.77%) Banking
4 33 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (15.74%) ACCA
6 28 (14.21%) CIMA
7 24 (12.18%) SQL Server
8 23 (11.68%) Microsoft
8 23 (11.68%) Business Analysis
9 22 (11.17%) SAP
10 21 (10.66%) MS Excel
10 21 (10.66%) Investment Banking
11 20 (10.15%) ERP
12 19 (9.64%) Oracle
13 18 (9.14%) Telecoms
14 16 (8.12%) MS PowerPoint
15 15 (7.61%) General Ledger
15 15 (7.61%) MS Office
16 14 (7.11%) Retail
16 14 (7.11%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (6.60%) Project Management
18 12 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
18 12 (6.09%) Degree
19 10 (5.08%) Analytics
20 9 (4.57%) Data Analysis
20 9 (4.57%) Financial Modelling
20 9 (4.57%) Hyperion
21 8 (4.06%) Agresso
21 8 (4.06%) Cognos
21 8 (4.06%) PRINCE2

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 5 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (1.02%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (7.61%) MS Office
4 6 (3.05%) MS Project
5 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.02%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.06%) Agresso
2 7 (3.55%) SAP CO
2 7 (3.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (3.55%) SAP FI
3 6 (3.05%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (2.54%) Cognos Controller
5 4 (2.03%) CODA-Financials
5 4 (2.03%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.52%) SAP BPC
6 3 (1.52%) SAP ERP
7 2 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.02%) SAP SD
7 2 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (1.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.02%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.51%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.02%) FTP
1 2 (1.02%) Intranet
2 1 (0.51%) CTI
2 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.51%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.03%) MS Access
2 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.52%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.02%) PowerCenter
4 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.02%) DB2
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) ZAP BI
5 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.51%) Essbase
5 1 (0.51%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.51%) MySQL
5 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Toad
2 1 (0.51%) Lombardi
General
1 197 (100.00%) Finance
2 35 (17.77%) Banking
3 21 (10.66%) Investment Banking
4 18 (9.14%) Telecoms
5 15 (7.61%) General Ledger
6 14 (7.11%) Retail
7 8 (4.06%) Advertising
8 4 (2.03%) Automotive
8 4 (2.03%) Legal
9 3 (1.52%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.52%) Front Office
9 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.02%) Back Office
10 2 (1.02%) Billing
10 2 (1.02%) Marketing
11 1 (0.51%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.51%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.03%) .NET
2 2 (1.02%) J2EE
3 1 (0.51%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.52%) FMCG
4 2 (1.02%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.51%) STB
5 1 (0.51%) Economics
5 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.51%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.51%) NHS
5 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.55%) Windows
2 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.52%) UNIX
3 2 (1.02%) Linux
3 2 (1.02%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.51%) SUSE
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.68%) Business Analysis
2 20 (10.15%) ERP
3 14 (7.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (6.60%) Project Management
5 12 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (5.08%) Analytics
7 9 (4.57%) Data Analysis
7 9 (4.57%) Financial Modelling
8 8 (4.06%) PRINCE2
8 8 (4.06%) Data Management
9 7 (3.55%) Financial Analysis
9 7 (3.55%) CRM
9 7 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.05%) Workflow
11 5 (2.54%) Test Scripting
12 4 (2.03%) Data Modelling
12 4 (2.03%) ITIL
12 4 (2.03%) Migration
12 4 (2.03%) Change Management
12 4 (2.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 43 (21.83%) SQL
2 6 (3.05%) VBA
3 4 (2.03%) C
4 3 (1.52%) VB
5 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.02%) Java
5 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.51%) JCL
6 1 (0.51%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 31 (15.74%) ACCA
2 28 (14.21%) CIMA
3 12 (6.09%) Degree
4 3 (1.52%) CCAB
5 2 (1.02%) CCA
5 2 (1.02%) ISEB
5 2 (1.02%) MBA
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.51%) CFA
6 1 (0.51%) IIBA
6 1 (0.51%) CBAP
6 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) PhD
6 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.51%) PMP
6 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.52%) Solvency II
1 3 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.02%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.51%) FINREP
3 1 (0.51%) GAAP
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) RACF
Vendors
1 23 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.17%) SAP
3 19 (9.64%) Oracle
4 9 (4.57%) Hyperion
5 8 (4.06%) Cognos
6 7 (3.55%) IBM
7 6 (3.05%) JD Edwards
8 5 (2.54%) Business Objects
8 5 (2.54%) CODA
9 3 (1.52%) Remedy
9 3 (1.52%) Reuters
9 3 (1.52%) Sun
9 3 (1.52%) CA
9 3 (1.52%) Citrix
10 2 (1.02%) Misys
10 2 (1.02%) HP
10 2 (1.02%) Infor
11 1 (0.51%) Microgen
11 1 (0.51%) Cisco
11 1 (0.51%) Informatica
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