The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Financial Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 138 122 126
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 25 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.95% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.00% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 4
Median daily rate £333 £365 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.90% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £325 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 - £12.50
Financial Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3514 3591 2841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 95.08% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2187 2090 1543
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 194 187
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.39 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Financial Analyst in the job title.

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Financial Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 8 £333 -13.07% 4
Cheshire -8 5 £357 +1.42% 2
Lancashire - 2 £391 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £388 -
Financial Analyst
England

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Financial Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (25.64%) Banking
4 9 (23.08%) Project Management
5 8 (20.51%) SAP
6 6 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (15.38%) Manufacturing
7 5 (12.82%) Transition Management
7 5 (12.82%) Back Office
7 5 (12.82%) Logistics
7 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
7 5 (12.82%) Life Science
7 5 (12.82%) SQL
7 5 (12.82%) Oracle
7 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
7 5 (12.82%) ERP
8 4 (10.26%) Windows
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.26%) Change Control
9 3 (7.69%) User Stories
9 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 3 (7.69%) Retail
9 3 (7.69%) Validation
9 3 (7.69%) Migration
9 3 (7.69%) Scrum
9 3 (7.69%) Use Case
9 3 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
9 3 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
1 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.13%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.56%) HFM
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
1 2 (5.13%) FTP
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.13%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) DB2
2 2 (5.13%) MS Access
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.56%) Essbase
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) HP UFT
1 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
1 2 (5.13%) Toad
General
1 39 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Banking
3 6 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 5 (12.82%) Back Office
5 3 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (7.69%) Retail
6 2 (5.13%) Billing
6 2 (5.13%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.56%) Electronics
7 1 (2.56%) Legal
7 1 (2.56%) Marketing
7 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (5.13%) SOAP
1 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Life Science
2 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (23.08%) Project Management
3 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
3 5 (12.82%) ERP
3 5 (12.82%) Logistics
3 5 (12.82%) Transition Management
4 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) Change Control
5 3 (7.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Scrum
5 3 (7.69%) Use Case
5 3 (7.69%) User Stories
5 3 (7.69%) Validation
6 2 (5.13%) Defect Management
6 2 (5.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.13%) System Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) COBOL
2 1 (2.56%) JCL
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ACCA
1 1 (2.56%) CCA
1 1 (2.56%) CIMA
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.56%) MCSE
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) FATCA
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) DameWare
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.13%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) SAP
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) LexisNexis
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) CA
5 1 (2.56%) Cognos
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
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