The first table below looks at the demand for Financial Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Analysis over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Analysis
Rank 538 516 540
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +24
Contract jobs citing Financial Analysis 55 52 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.10% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 20
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£400 £380 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £425
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -25.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £200.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £200.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40505 37197 40742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.09% 72.90% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25086 22561 23430
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1158 1066 1445
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%

Financial Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Financial Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Financial Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Financial Analysis within the UK.

Financial Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Financial Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Financial Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Financial Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analysis within the UK.

Financial Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -26 48 £400 +4.23% 12
London +5 30 £413 +3.12% 3
South East -14 8 £300 +2.12% 3
Scotland -18 7 £525 +50.00%
Berkshire -2 5 £289 +31.25%
City of London +14 4 £425 -19.04% 1
Yorkshire +10 3 £380 +18.75%
South West -26 3 £450 +4.04% 1
West Midlands - 3 £400 -
Edinburgh - 3 £550 -
Glasgow -1 2 £229 -34.64%
Birmingham - 2 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £453 -
North West -1 1 £225 -28.00% 4
Leeds - 1 £380 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £300 -
Cheadle - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Reading - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Financial Analysis also 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 that cited Financial Analysis.

1 110 (100.00%) Finance
2 27 (24.55%) Project Management
3 21 (19.09%) PRINCE2
4 17 (15.45%) MS Office
5 16 (14.55%) Marketing
6 14 (12.73%) Degree
6 14 (12.73%) Analytics
6 14 (12.73%) SAP
6 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
7 13 (11.82%) Oracle
7 13 (11.82%) Microsoft
7 13 (11.82%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (10.00%) Banking
8 11 (10.00%) SharePoint
9 10 (9.09%) Legal
9 10 (9.09%) CIMA
9 10 (9.09%) SQL
9 10 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.09%) Retail
9 10 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 9 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (8.18%) MS Project
10 9 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (6.36%) Time Management
12 7 (6.36%) Project Planning
12 7 (6.36%) Google
12 7 (6.36%) Spreadsheet
12 7 (6.36%) Portfolio Management

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Financial Analysis also 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 that cited Financial Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.73%) CMS
2 3 (2.73%) Drupal
3 1 (0.91%) Lync
3 1 (0.91%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (15.45%) MS Office
2 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
3 13 (11.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (8.18%) MS Project
5 7 (6.36%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.82%) SAP R/3
3 2 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.82%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.91%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.91%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.73%) IaaS
2 3 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.73%) MS Access
6 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.82%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.91%) Big Data
7 1 (0.91%) Essbase
7 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 110 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (14.55%) Marketing
3 11 (10.00%) Banking
4 10 (9.09%) Retail
4 10 (9.09%) Legal
5 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.64%) Back Office
6 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.73%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.82%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.91%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 43 (39.09%) Analyst
2 11 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 11 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 11 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 10 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 8 (7.27%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (5.45%) Programme Analyst
6 5 (4.55%) Programme Office Analyst
6 5 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (4.55%) DBA
6 5 (4.55%) SQL DBA
6 5 (4.55%) Technical Manager
7 4 (3.64%) Change Manager
7 4 (3.64%) Business Change Manager
7 4 (3.64%) Consultant
7 4 (3.64%) Business Project Manager
7 4 (3.64%) Business Change Project Manager
7 4 (3.64%) Programme Office Support
7 4 (3.64%) Change Project Manager
8 3 (2.73%) Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.73%) HTML
1 3 (2.73%) Web Services
1 3 (2.73%) Flash
2 2 (1.82%) JSON
2 2 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (0.91%) .NET
3 1 (0.91%) COM
3 1 (0.91%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.64%) Derivative
2 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.73%) Equities
3 3 (2.73%) Social Media
4 2 (1.82%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.82%) PMI
4 2 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.82%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.82%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.82%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.91%) Life Science
5 1 (0.91%) Statistics
5 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.91%) Physics
5 1 (0.91%) Economics
5 1 (0.91%) Replication
5 1 (0.91%) iPad
5 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.55%) Project Management
2 21 (19.09%) PRINCE2
3 14 (12.73%) Analytics
4 10 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 9 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.36%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.36%) Portfolio Management
6 7 (6.36%) Project Planning
6 7 (6.36%) Time Management
7 6 (5.45%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (5.45%) Change Control
7 6 (5.45%) Benchmarking
7 6 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.55%) Scrum
8 5 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 5 (4.55%) Migration
8 5 (4.55%) Kanban
8 5 (4.55%) Document Management
9 4 (3.64%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.09%) SQL
2 6 (5.45%) C
3 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.73%) VBA
4 3 (2.73%) Java
4 3 (2.73%) PHP
5 2 (1.82%) VB
6 1 (0.91%) C#
6 1 (0.91%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) Degree
2 10 (9.09%) CIMA
3 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (4.55%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.64%) ACCA
6 3 (2.73%) ISEB
6 3 (2.73%) PMP
6 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) PhD
8 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.91%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) EMIR
1 3 (2.73%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (2.73%) SLA
2 2 (1.82%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) AIFMD
2 2 (1.82%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 14 (12.73%) SAP
2 13 (11.82%) Oracle
2 13 (11.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.36%) Cognos
3 7 (6.36%) Primavera
3 7 (6.36%) Google
4 6 (5.45%) IBM
4 6 (5.45%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.55%) Citrix
6 4 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.73%) Tableau
7 3 (2.73%) VMware
7 3 (2.73%) Adobe
7 3 (2.73%) Calypso
8 2 (1.82%) Hummingbird
8 2 (1.82%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.91%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.91%) Ariba
9 1 (0.91%) CA
9 1 (0.91%) Capita
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