The first table below looks at the demand for the Financial Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 Scotland 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 121 109 102
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 6 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.36% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Average daily rate £255 £258 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% -23.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £26.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-43.39% +70.96%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2430 2202 2604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.43% 92.72% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1287 1083 1282
Average daily rate £375 £350 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 54 114
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.47 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.75 £35.00
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 Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analyst in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Financial Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland 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
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Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 1 - - 1
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Financial Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) CIMA
2 4 (40.00%) Legal
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Intranet
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) QlikView
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) SAP

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Financial Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CIMA
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
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