The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland 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
UK / Scotland
Rank 99 102 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 7 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 1.06% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.13% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 19
Median daily rate £350 £269 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -23.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £385 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1586 2473 2463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.72% 93.53% 95.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 1333 1315
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £242 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 37 49
Median hourly rate £17.32 £19.02 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.93% +18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.25 £36.20
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 Scotland

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh 0 6 £350 +30.11% 1
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (30.00%) Retail
5 5 (25.00%) MS Project
6 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) SAP
6 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
7 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) Law
7 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (10.00%) FINREP
8 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
8 2 (10.00%) Change Control
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Governance
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
8 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (10.00%) Niku
8 2 (10.00%) Primavera

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) Open Workbench
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Primavera
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (5.00%) HFM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Retail
4 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (15.00%) Law
6 1 (5.00%) Billing
6 1 (5.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Governance
3 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) BPMN
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (5.00%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) FINREP
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
1 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Ab Initio
2 2 (10.00%) Niku
2 2 (10.00%) Planview
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Sage
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