The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Financial Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Finance Analyst
England / South East
Rank 181 172 194
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 55 82 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.96% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.01% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 58 52
Median daily rate £450 £340 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -17.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £185.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.78% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £102.25 £15.92
% change year-on-year
-70.66% +542.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7134 8104 8982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.66% 94.43% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4151 4931 4801
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 383 421
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Financial Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Financial Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Berkshire +24 17 £450 +29.96% 2
Surrey +6 14 £435 -15.12% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 6 £350 +5.66% 1
Hampshire +8 5 £288 -19.01%
East Sussex +5 5 £500 +53.84% 1
Oxfordshire -5 5 £438 +19.04% 1
Kent -12 4 £538 +198.61%
Financial Analyst
England

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 South East region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 109 (100.00%) Finance
2 23 (21.10%) Business Analysis
3 22 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (17.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (15.60%) ACCA
5 17 (15.60%) Oracle
6 16 (14.68%) SQL
6 16 (14.68%) SAP
6 16 (14.68%) CIMA
7 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
8 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
8 14 (12.84%) ERP
8 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (11.01%) Banking
10 10 (9.17%) ISEB
11 9 (8.26%) Degree
11 9 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (8.26%) Process Improvement
11 9 (8.26%) Project Management
11 9 (8.26%) Telecoms
11 9 (8.26%) Workflow
11 9 (8.26%) Business Process Analysis
12 8 (7.34%) Migration
12 8 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (7.34%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (6.42%) JIRA
13 7 (6.42%) Financial Analysis
13 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
13 7 (6.42%) Revenue Recognition
13 7 (6.42%) GAAP

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) SAS
3 1 (0.92%) Confluence
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.59%) MS Office
3 5 (4.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (3.67%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (3.67%) NetSuite
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (3.67%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.83%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.92%) HFM
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.92%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) Broadband
1 2 (1.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.92%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.83%) Big Data
3 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.92%) Essbase
3 1 (0.92%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) JIRA
2 2 (1.83%) JMeter
2 2 (1.83%) NeoLoad
3 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 109 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Banking
3 9 (8.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.75%) Legal
4 3 (2.75%) Marketing
4 3 (2.75%) Retail
5 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Automotive
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
6 1 (0.92%) Front Office
6 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) XML
2 2 (1.83%) .NET
2 2 (1.83%) HTML
2 2 (1.83%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.92%) Rendezvous
3 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
2 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.10%) Business Analysis
2 19 (17.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.84%) ERP
4 9 (8.26%) Business Process Analysis
4 9 (8.26%) Process Improvement
4 9 (8.26%) Project Management
4 9 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (8.26%) Workflow
5 8 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (7.34%) Migration
5 8 (7.34%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (6.42%) Financial Analysis
6 7 (6.42%) Regression Testing
6 7 (6.42%) Revenue Recognition
7 6 (5.50%) BPR
7 6 (5.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 6 (5.50%) Data Analysis
7 6 (5.50%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.68%) SQL
2 4 (3.67%) Java
3 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) ACCA
2 16 (14.68%) CIMA
3 10 (9.17%) ISEB
4 9 (8.26%) Degree
5 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.67%) AAT
8 3 (2.75%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.92%) CBAP
9 1 (0.92%) IIBA
9 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.92%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) GAAP
2 6 (5.50%) IFRS
3 5 (4.59%) QA
4 2 (1.83%) GDPR
4 2 (1.83%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.92%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.92%) SLA
5 1 (0.92%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.92%) Control-M
2 1 (0.92%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (15.60%) Oracle
2 16 (14.68%) SAP
3 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.50%) Workday
5 5 (4.59%) Sage
6 4 (3.67%) Infor
7 1 (0.92%) Actimize
7 1 (0.92%) Ariba
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco
7 1 (0.92%) Cognos
7 1 (0.92%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.92%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.92%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.92%) NetApp
7 1 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.92%) Progress
7 1 (0.92%) Remedy
7 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.92%) Sun
7 1 (0.92%) TIBCO