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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Finance Analyst
Rank 457 484 485
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 144 104 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 79 60
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£388 £348 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.51% -13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £224 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.84%
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
50008 47259 44708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.82% 92.32% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32538 29202 27164
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1871 1881 1962
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 1 September 2015.

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
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 1 September 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 -11 56 £375 +15.38% 22
South East +6 47 £355 -5.33% 5
North West -10 17 £525 +31.25%
South West +4 11 £464 +48.32% 2
East of England +6 6 £331 -22.05%
West Midlands +8 5 £300 -4.00% 2
East Midlands -9 2 - -
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 236 (100.00%) Finance
2 52 (22.03%) CIMA
3 49 (20.76%) SAP
4 45 (19.07%) ACCA
5 39 (16.53%) MS Excel
6 38 (16.10%) SQL
6 38 (16.10%) Microsoft
7 34 (14.41%) Banking
8 31 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (11.02%) Oracle
10 25 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (10.59%) ERP
11 23 (9.75%) MS PowerPoint
12 20 (8.47%) Data Analysis
12 20 (8.47%) MS Office
12 20 (8.47%) Hyperion
13 19 (8.05%) Business Analysis
14 18 (7.63%) General Ledger
15 15 (6.36%) Legal
15 15 (6.36%) PeopleSoft
15 15 (6.36%) Cognos
16 14 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (5.93%) VBA
16 14 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (5.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 14 (5.93%) Dynamics AX
16 14 (5.93%) Financial Analysis
17 13 (5.51%) Retail
17 13 (5.51%) Project Management
17 13 (5.51%) CODA

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (2.12%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (16.53%) MS Excel
2 23 (9.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (8.47%) MS Office
4 10 (4.24%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.42%) MS Project
6 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (5.93%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (4.24%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (4.24%) SAP FI
2 10 (4.24%) SAP CO
3 7 (2.97%) CODA-Financials
4 6 (2.54%) Hyperion Planning
4 6 (2.54%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (2.54%) SunGard AvantGard
5 5 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.27%) HFM
6 3 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (1.27%) SAP ERP
6 3 (1.27%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.85%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.85%) Agresso
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.42%) HTTP
1 1 (0.42%) Intranet
1 1 (0.42%) Internet
1 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
2 12 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (3.81%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.81%) MS Access
4 8 (3.39%) Essbase
4 8 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.54%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.12%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.12%) Hyperion Smart View
7 4 (1.69%) Data Mart
8 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.27%) QlikView
9 2 (0.85%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.85%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) TestDirector
1 2 (0.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.42%) Toad
2 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
General
1 236 (100.00%) Finance
2 34 (14.41%) Banking
3 18 (7.63%) General Ledger
4 15 (6.36%) Legal
5 13 (5.51%) Retail
6 8 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.97%) Marketing
8 5 (2.12%) Advertising
9 4 (1.69%) Front Office
9 4 (1.69%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.27%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.27%) Law
10 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.85%) Publishing
11 2 (0.85%) Military
11 2 (0.85%) Billing
11 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.85%) Electronics
12 1 (0.42%) Automotive
12 1 (0.42%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.12%) XML
2 4 (1.69%) XML Messaging
3 3 (1.27%) Flash
4 1 (0.42%) RSS
4 1 (0.42%) CGI
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.12%) FMCG
3 4 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (0.85%) DTV
4 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.85%) Statistics
4 2 (0.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.42%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.42%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.42%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.42%) Equities
5 1 (0.42%) NHS
5 1 (0.42%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (10.59%) ERP
1 25 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (8.47%) Data Analysis
3 19 (8.05%) Business Analysis
4 14 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (5.93%) Financial Analysis
5 13 (5.51%) Project Management
6 12 (5.08%) Cash Management
7 11 (4.66%) Migration
8 9 (3.81%) Risk Management
8 9 (3.81%) Test Scripting
8 9 (3.81%) Data Migration
9 8 (3.39%) Validation
10 7 (2.97%) Asset Management
10 7 (2.97%) Data Management
10 7 (2.97%) Change Management
10 7 (2.97%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (2.97%) Financial Modelling
10 7 (2.97%) Investment Management
11 6 (2.54%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.10%) SQL
2 14 (5.93%) VBA
3 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (22.03%) CIMA
2 45 (19.07%) ACCA
3 13 (5.51%) AAT
4 12 (5.08%) CIPFA
4 12 (5.08%) CCAB
5 11 (4.66%) Degree
6 5 (2.12%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.69%) ISEB
8 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.85%) CFA
9 2 (0.85%) MCT
10 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (2.97%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.54%) SLA
4 4 (1.69%) GAAP
5 2 (0.85%) QA
6 1 (0.42%) Basel III
6 1 (0.42%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.42%) EMIR
6 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.42%) FINREP
6 1 (0.42%) GxP
Systems Management
1 8 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (20.76%) SAP
2 38 (16.10%) Microsoft
3 26 (11.02%) Oracle
4 20 (8.47%) Hyperion
5 15 (6.36%) PeopleSoft
5 15 (6.36%) Cognos
6 13 (5.51%) CODA
7 6 (2.54%) SunGard
8 4 (1.69%) Sun
9 2 (0.85%) CA
9 2 (0.85%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.42%) Sage
10 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.42%) Remedy
10 1 (0.42%) Thunderhead
10 1 (0.42%) Maconomy
10 1 (0.42%) Teradata
10 1 (0.42%) Capita
10 1 (0.42%) Wall Street Systems
10 1 (0.42%) Guidewire
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