The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 126 129 125
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 15 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.63% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.65% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 16
Median daily rate £401 £331 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £408 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +110.00%
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 South 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2655 3063 3146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.03% 95.84% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1745 2070 2023
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 154 230
Median hourly rate £20.13 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Financial Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Financial Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Financial Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Financial Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Bristol +6 8 £375 +5.26%
Somerset +26 3 £500 +66.66% 1
Wiltshire +1 2 £425 +104.81%
Gloucestershire -2 1 £400 +3.22% 1
Financial Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South West region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) SAP
2 8 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (20.00%) Marketing
4 6 (20.00%) ACCA
5 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) CIMA
5 5 (16.67%) Electronics
5 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Banking
7 3 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle
7 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.00%) MiFID
7 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.00%) User Stories
7 3 (10.00%) Record to Report
8 2 (6.67%) Data Flow Diagram
8 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
8 2 (6.67%) Data Governance
8 2 (6.67%) ISTQB

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 (3.33%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.67%) SAP CO
2 2 (6.67%) SAP FI
2 2 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.33%) OLAP
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 30 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (20.00%) Marketing
4 5 (16.67%) Electronics
4 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (6.67%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Equities
2 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Derivative
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (3.33%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Record to Report
4 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.00%) User Stories
5 2 (6.67%) Data Flow Diagram
5 2 (6.67%) Data Governance
5 2 (6.67%) Data Management
5 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
5 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) ERP
5 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ACCA
2 5 (16.67%) CIMA
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.33%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) MiFID
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) BT
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Sun
3 1 (3.33%) Teradata