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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Finance Analyst
England / North West
Rank 124 139 111
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 13 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.41% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.43% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 16
Median daily rate £363 £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £330 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £185.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-83.78% +998.90%

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
2503 3711 2925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 95.13% 94.72% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1600 2213 1689
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 170 187
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £50.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +15 6 £375 -28.57% 2
Lancashire - 4 £275 - 1
Cheshire +23 2 £423 -11.05% 1
Merseyside -4 1 £500 -
Financial Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 32 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) SAP
4 4 (12.50%) User Stories
4 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 4 (12.50%) Retail
4 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Scrum
5 3 (9.38%) MiFID
5 3 (9.38%) MS Office
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle
5 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Change Control
6 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.25%) Use Case
6 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) MS Project
6 2 (6.25%) UML
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Banking
6 2 (6.25%) Equities

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 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.13%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.13%) DB2
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 32 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Equities
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) Life Science
3 1 (3.13%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (3.13%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (12.50%) User Stories
4 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum
5 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.25%) Change Control
5 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.25%) UML
5 2 (6.25%) Use Case
6 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.13%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ACCA
1 1 (3.13%) CIMA
1 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
1 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) WorldPay
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