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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Modeling
Rank 527 530 527
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Financial Modelling 85 56 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 52
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£425 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £700 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £339 £313
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +8.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% -61.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £22.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -61.73%

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
42716 39097 41510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.16% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26685 24121 24021
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1186 1114 1519
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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 +21 84 £425 +14.86% 25
London +43 58 £444 -13.83% 13
City of London +29 17 £450 +33.33% 6
North West -1 8 - - 1
West Yorkshire +11 6 £698 +39.50% 3
Yorkshire +6 6 £698 +39.50% 3
Leeds +4 4 £723 +44.50% 1
South East -5 4 £325 +14.03% 5
East of England - 3 £325 - 3
South West -44 2 £368 -47.50%
Bristol - 2 £368 -
Berkshire -1 1 £325 +6.90%
Reading - 1 £325 -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - - 2
Bromley - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 3
Chester - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -

Financial Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Finance
2 38 (24.84%) Project Management
3 31 (20.26%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (15.03%) SQL
5 22 (14.38%) Banking
6 17 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 16 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (9.15%) VBA
8 14 (9.15%) Degree
9 12 (7.84%) SC Cleared
9 12 (7.84%) Microsoft
9 12 (7.84%) Risk Management
9 12 (7.84%) Legal
9 12 (7.84%) CIMA
10 11 (7.19%) MS Excel
10 11 (7.19%) MS PowerPoint
10 11 (7.19%) Data Analysis
11 10 (6.54%) Business Analysis
11 10 (6.54%) Management Information System
12 9 (5.88%) Front Office
12 9 (5.88%) UNIX
13 8 (5.23%) Perl
13 8 (5.23%) C++
13 8 (5.23%) Change Management
14 7 (4.58%) ACCA
14 7 (4.58%) Equities
14 7 (4.58%) SQL Server
14 7 (4.58%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Architecture

Financial Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (3.27%) SAS
2 2 (1.31%) Lync
3 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.65%) Liferay
Applications
1 11 (7.19%) MS Excel
1 11 (7.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (4.58%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (3.27%) MS Project
4 3 (1.96%) MS Office
5 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.96%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.31%) LAN
1 2 (1.31%) WAN
2 1 (0.65%) Multicast
2 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.92%) KDB
3 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.61%) Essbase
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (1.96%) MS Access
6 2 (1.31%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.31%) MySQL
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.65%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.65%) OLAP
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 153 (100.00%) Finance
2 22 (14.38%) Banking
3 12 (7.84%) Legal
4 9 (5.88%) Front Office
5 7 (4.58%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.58%) Retail
6 6 (3.92%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.61%) Games
7 4 (2.61%) Law
7 4 (2.61%) Back Office
8 3 (1.96%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.96%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.96%) French Language
8 3 (1.96%) German Language
9 2 (1.31%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.31%) Marketing
9 2 (1.31%) Local Government
9 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.65%) Advertising
10 1 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (30.72%) Analyst
2 16 (10.46%) Business Analyst
3 14 (9.15%) Commercial Manager
4 12 (7.84%) Developer
5 10 (6.54%) Architect
6 9 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
7 8 (5.23%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.58%) Project Accountant
8 7 (4.58%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.92%) Designer
10 5 (3.27%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.27%) Report Analyst
10 5 (3.27%) C++ Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Enterprise Architect
11 4 (2.61%) Business Manager
11 4 (2.61%) Service Manager
11 4 (2.61%) Procurement Manager
11 4 (2.61%) Consultant
11 4 (2.61%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (1.96%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (3.92%) STL
2 3 (1.96%) Middleware
2 3 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (0.65%) ADO
3 1 (0.65%) ODBC
3 1 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.65%) Spring
3 1 (0.65%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.54%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.58%) Equities
4 6 (3.92%) Derivative
4 6 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.27%) Statistics
6 3 (1.96%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.31%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.31%) FMCG
7 2 (1.31%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.31%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.31%) NHS
7 2 (1.31%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.65%) User Experience
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.65%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.88%) UNIX
2 6 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.84%) Project Management
2 16 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (7.84%) Risk Management
5 11 (7.19%) Data Analysis
6 10 (6.54%) Business Analysis
7 8 (5.23%) Change Management
8 7 (4.58%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (4.58%) Information Management
8 7 (4.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (4.58%) Financial Analysis
8 7 (4.58%) Multithreading
9 6 (3.92%) Performance Management
9 6 (3.92%) Quantitative Analysis
9 6 (3.92%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (3.92%) Migration
9 6 (3.92%) Service Management
9 6 (3.92%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.03%) SQL
2 14 (9.15%) VBA
3 8 (5.23%) Perl
3 8 (5.23%) C++
4 6 (3.92%) C#
5 5 (3.27%) Python
6 3 (1.96%) Java
6 3 (1.96%) VB
7 2 (1.31%) R
8 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.65%) VBScript
8 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.15%) Degree
3 12 (7.84%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.84%) CIMA
4 7 (4.58%) ACCA
5 3 (1.96%) MBA
5 3 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.96%) CFA
6 2 (1.31%) PMP
6 2 (1.31%) ISEB
6 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PhD
7 1 (0.65%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) EMIR
3 3 (1.96%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.31%) COBIT
4 2 (1.31%) SLA
5 1 (0.65%) GAAP
Vendors
1 12 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.92%) SAP
3 5 (3.27%) Oracle
3 5 (3.27%) thinkFolio
4 4 (2.61%) Hyperion
4 4 (2.61%) Charles River
5 3 (1.96%) Reuters
5 3 (1.96%) Calypso
5 3 (1.96%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco
7 1 (0.65%) IBM
7 1 (0.65%) SunGard
7 1 (0.65%) HP
7 1 (0.65%) Cognos
7 1 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.65%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.65%) Tableau
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