The table below looks at the statistics for Financial Modelling 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 Modelling over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Modeling
Rank 504 509 462
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -47
Contract jobs citing Financial Modelling 72 57 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 41 59
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£475 £390 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.79% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £213 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - -

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
39834 37606 32717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.91% 74.82% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25112 22628 19457
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1043 1134 1178
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Financial Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Financial Modelling Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Financial Modelling
Daily Rate Trend

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

Financial Modelling Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Financial Modelling
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Financial Modelling Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Financial Modelling
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Financial Modelling Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Financial Modelling
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 Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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 0 71 £475 +22.58% 34
London -38 19 £525 +15.38% 14
South East -16 18 £515 +62.20% 10
Bristol +3 12 £380 +1.33% 2
South West -10 12 £380 +31.03% 3
West Yorkshire - 7 £475 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £475 - 1
City of London +12 6 £500 +14.94% 6
Oxfordshire - 5 £500 -
Surrey - 4 £444 - 7
Leeds - 4 £513 - 1
Oxford - 4 £500 -
Berkshire +1 3 - - 1
Reading - 3 - - 1
Scotland -7 1 - - 8
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Dorking - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - - 7
Reigate - - - - 2
Stirling - - - -
Telford - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
East of England - - - - 2

Financial Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Financial Modelling 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 Modelling.

1 160 (100.00%) Finance
2 33 (20.63%) Project Management
3 32 (20.00%) SQL
4 27 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (13.13%) Validation
9 20 (12.50%) Banking
10 19 (11.88%) Data Analysis
10 19 (11.88%) Management Information System
11 17 (10.63%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (10.63%) SAS
11 17 (10.63%) Business Analysis
12 15 (9.38%) MS Excel
13 14 (8.75%) VBA
14 13 (8.13%) Risk Management
14 13 (8.13%) Telecoms
14 13 (8.13%) Equities
14 13 (8.13%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (8.13%) Degree
14 13 (8.13%) Information Management
15 12 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
15 12 (7.50%) Base SAS
15 12 (7.50%) Security Cleared
15 12 (7.50%) Change Management
15 12 (7.50%) Workflow
16 11 (6.88%) Microsoft
16 11 (6.88%) Perl
16 11 (6.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide

Financial Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Financial Modelling 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 Modelling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (10.63%) SAS
2 4 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.88%) Liferay
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.38%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (3.75%) MS Project
4 6 (3.75%) MS Office
5 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) thinkFolio
1 4 (2.50%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.88%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (0.63%) HTTP
2 1 (0.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.63%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (7.50%) Base SAS
3 11 (6.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 10 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.00%) KDB
6 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (2.50%) MySQL
8 4 (2.50%) Essbase
9 3 (1.88%) EDRMS
9 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.25%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.25%) MS Access
10 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.63%) OLAP
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.63%) QlikView
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 160 (100.00%) Finance
2 20 (12.50%) Banking
3 13 (8.13%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.25%) Retail
5 9 (5.63%) Marketing
6 8 (5.00%) Front Office
7 7 (4.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (4.38%) Local Government
8 6 (3.75%) Legal
9 5 (3.13%) Games
10 4 (2.50%) Retail Banking
10 4 (2.50%) Publishing
10 4 (2.50%) Law
11 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (40.63%) Analyst
2 38 (23.75%) Business Analyst
3 18 (11.25%) Developer
4 14 (8.75%) Architect
5 11 (6.88%) Data Analyst
6 10 (6.25%) Consultant
7 8 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.38%) Senior Manager
8 7 (4.38%) Bid Manager
9 6 (3.75%) SAS Analyst
9 6 (3.75%) Support Analyst
9 6 (3.75%) C++ Developer
10 5 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 4 (2.50%) Applications Support
11 4 (2.50%) Senior Business Analyst
11 4 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
11 4 (2.50%) Service Manager
11 4 (2.50%) Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.00%) STL
1 8 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (4.38%) Middleware
3 3 (1.88%) Spring
3 3 (1.88%) Spring MVC
3 3 (1.88%) WAP
3 3 (1.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.88%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.13%) Equities
4 10 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (5.63%) FMCG
6 8 (5.00%) Data Integration
6 8 (5.00%) Algorithms
6 8 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.38%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.50%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.50%) PMI
9 3 (1.88%) Derivative
9 3 (1.88%) Statistics
9 3 (1.88%) NHS
9 3 (1.88%) Replication
10 2 (1.25%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.25%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.25%) Market Risk
10 2 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.25%) UNIX
2 8 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.63%) Project Management
2 27 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (13.13%) Validation
6 19 (11.88%) Data Analysis
7 17 (10.63%) Business Analysis
8 13 (8.13%) Information Management
8 13 (8.13%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (8.13%) Risk Management
9 12 (7.50%) Change Management
9 12 (7.50%) Workflow
10 11 (6.88%) Regression Analysis
10 11 (6.88%) Time Series Analysis
11 10 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.63%) Analytics
12 9 (5.63%) Operations Research
12 9 (5.63%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.00%) Algorithmic Trading
13 8 (5.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.00%) SQL
2 14 (8.75%) VBA
3 11 (6.88%) Perl
4 9 (5.63%) C++
4 9 (5.63%) Python
5 4 (2.50%) C
6 3 (1.88%) Java
6 3 (1.88%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.88%) R
7 1 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (8.13%) Degree
2 12 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.75%) VCP4
4 5 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (3.13%) PMP
4 5 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.13%) ISEB
5 4 (2.50%) CIMA
6 3 (1.88%) ACCA
7 2 (1.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) CIPFA
8 1 (0.63%) MBA
8 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.75%) GAMP
2 4 (2.50%) QA
3 3 (1.88%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.63%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) Control-M
2 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (6.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.00%) Oracle
3 4 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.50%) Charles River
3 4 (2.50%) Tableau
4 3 (1.88%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.88%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.25%) Remedy
6 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.63%) SAP
6 1 (0.63%) Cognos
6 1 (0.63%) HP
6 1 (0.63%) Citrix
6 1 (0.63%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.63%) VMware
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