The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Analysis
Rank 561 523 541
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +18
Contract jobs citing Financial Analysis 52 58 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.11% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 24
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.05

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42685 39165 41848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.45% 74.14% 71.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 26606 24143 24263
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1180 1100 1502
Average hourly rate £24.00 £29.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 12 September 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 12 September 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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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 -25 50 £400 +2.10% 17
London +15 41 £375 -11.76% 8
City of London +15 5 £425 -5.55% 2
South West -36 3 £450 -18.18% 1
East Midlands - 3 £400 -
South East -12 2 - - 2
Scotland -23 1 £208 -40.71%
Yorkshire - 1 £525 - 2
Bristol - 1 £300 - 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Watford - - - -
Winchester - - - -
York - - - -
Essex - - - - 1

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Finance
2 31 (27.19%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (24.56%) Project Management
4 19 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 17 (14.91%) Marketing
6 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
7 15 (13.16%) Analytics
8 14 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 14 (12.28%) SAP
9 13 (11.40%) Banking
9 13 (11.40%) Degree
10 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
11 11 (9.65%) Oracle
11 11 (9.65%) Retail
11 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (8.77%) Portfolio Management
13 9 (7.89%) SharePoint
13 9 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (7.02%) MS Project
14 8 (7.02%) CIMA
14 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
15 7 (6.14%) Programme Management
15 7 (6.14%) MS Office
15 7 (6.14%) E-Commerce
15 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (6.14%) Time Management
15 7 (6.14%) Data Analysis
15 7 (6.14%) Investment Banking
15 7 (6.14%) Google

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 9 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.63%) SAS
2 3 (2.63%) CMS
2 3 (2.63%) Drupal
3 1 (0.88%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.02%) MS Project
4 7 (6.14%) MS Office
5 6 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 6 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.75%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.75%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.88%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.88%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Google Apps
2 4 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.63%) SaaS
3 3 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.26%) MS Access
1 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.63%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.75%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) Big Data
6 1 (0.88%) Essbase
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) JIRA
2 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 114 (100.00%) Finance
2 17 (14.91%) Marketing
3 13 (11.40%) Banking
4 11 (9.65%) Retail
5 7 (6.14%) Investment Banking
6 6 (5.26%) Legal
7 5 (4.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (2.63%) Back Office
8 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.88%) Law
10 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 48 (42.11%) Analyst
2 13 (11.40%) Business Analyst
3 10 (8.77%) Project Manager
3 10 (8.77%) Business Manager
4 9 (7.89%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (7.02%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (5.26%) Programme Analyst
7 5 (4.39%) Programme Office Analyst
7 5 (4.39%) Technical Project Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Report Analyst
7 5 (4.39%) Consultant
7 5 (4.39%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Programme Office Support
8 4 (3.51%) Pricing Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) Change Project Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) Planning Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Relationships Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Business Project Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) Web Services
1 3 (2.63%) Flash
1 3 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.88%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 31 (27.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.51%) Derivative
3 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.63%) Social Media
4 3 (2.63%) Equities
5 2 (1.75%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.75%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.88%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.88%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.56%) Project Management
2 19 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 15 (13.16%) Analytics
4 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (8.77%) Portfolio Management
6 9 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.14%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.14%) Data Analysis
7 7 (6.14%) Programme Management
7 7 (6.14%) Time Management
7 7 (6.14%) Change Control
8 6 (5.26%) Financial Modelling
8 6 (5.26%) Benchmarking
9 5 (4.39%) Scrum
9 5 (4.39%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.39%) Project Planning
9 5 (4.39%) Kanban
10 4 (3.51%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.39%) C
1 5 (4.39%) SQL
2 3 (2.63%) Java
2 3 (2.63%) PHP
3 2 (1.75%) VB
3 2 (1.75%) VBA
4 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.88%) C#
4 1 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (11.40%) Degree
2 8 (7.02%) CIMA
3 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.51%) ACCA
5 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.51%) ISEB
6 3 (2.63%) PMP
6 3 (2.63%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.88%) PhD
8 1 (0.88%) MBA
8 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) EMIR
2 3 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (2.63%) SLA
3 2 (1.75%) AIFMD
3 2 (1.75%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.28%) SAP
3 11 (9.65%) Oracle
4 7 (6.14%) Google
5 6 (5.26%) Business Objects
6 5 (4.39%) Citrix
6 5 (4.39%) IBM
7 4 (3.51%) Tableau
7 4 (3.51%) Adobe
8 3 (2.63%) Calypso
8 3 (2.63%) Cognos
8 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.63%) VMware
9 2 (1.75%) Primavera
9 2 (1.75%) Hummingbird
9 2 (1.75%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.88%) Ariba
10 1 (0.88%) CA
10 1 (0.88%) Capita
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