The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Modeling
Rank 493 504 541
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +37
Contract jobs citing Financial Modelling 79 62 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 35
Average daily rate
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£425 £495 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.14% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £675 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £419 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - £57.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39338 37094 40713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.11% 72.94% 70.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24409 22472 23326
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
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 1122 1062 1420
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.55 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -

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 22 July 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 22 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 +8 76 £425 -14.14% 38
London +17 44 £418 -20.47% 12
City of London +15 11 £427 +55.27% 3
North West - 11 £460 - 2
East of England -16 7 £538 +17.80% 1
South East -13 4 £325 -25.28% 6
Berkshire +2 3 £325 - 2
West Yorkshire +2 3 £275 - 5
Yorkshire -3 3 £275 - 9
Hertfordshire - 2 £325 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £635 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £325 -
Edinburgh - 2 £550 -
South West - 2 £465 - 6
Scotland - 2 £550 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £555 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £555 - 1
Bristol - 1 £465 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Wiltshire - - - - 2
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 4
Surrey - - - - 4
West Sussex - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Leeds - - - - 4
Maidenhead - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1

Financial Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Finance
2 27 (20.61%) Project Management
3 22 (16.79%) SQL
4 20 (15.27%) VBA
4 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
4 20 (15.27%) Banking
5 15 (11.45%) MS Excel
6 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
6 14 (10.69%) Business Analysis
7 13 (9.92%) Degree
8 11 (8.40%) Security Cleared
9 10 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (6.87%) CIMA
10 9 (6.87%) SC Cleared
10 9 (6.87%) Analytics
10 9 (6.87%) Investment Banking
11 8 (6.11%) Data Management
11 8 (6.11%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (6.11%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (6.11%) Management Information System
11 8 (6.11%) Legal
11 8 (6.11%) ITIL
12 7 (5.34%) MS Office
12 7 (5.34%) ACCA
12 7 (5.34%) Data Analysis
13 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (4.58%) Derivative
13 6 (4.58%) Financial Analysis
13 6 (4.58%) .NET
13 6 (4.58%) Change Management

Financial Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (3.82%) SAS
2 2 (1.53%) Lync
2 2 (1.53%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (6.11%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (5.34%) MS Office
4 5 (3.82%) MS Project
5 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) LAN
1 2 (1.53%) WAN
2 1 (0.76%) FTP
2 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.76%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.29%) MS Access
3 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.53%) Data Mart
4 2 (1.53%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) Essbase
5 1 (0.76%) OLAP
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.76%) KDB
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Subversion
General
1 131 (100.00%) Finance
2 20 (15.27%) Banking
3 9 (6.87%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.11%) Legal
5 4 (3.05%) Retail
5 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.05%) Front Office
5 4 (3.05%) Back Office
6 3 (2.29%) Marketing
6 3 (2.29%) French Language
6 3 (2.29%) German Language
6 3 (2.29%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.53%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.53%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.76%) Military
8 1 (0.76%) Danish Language
8 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.76%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 43 (32.82%) Analyst
2 19 (14.50%) Business Analyst
3 13 (9.92%) Developer
4 11 (8.40%) Commercial Manager
5 9 (6.87%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.11%) Financial Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Architect
8 5 (3.82%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Report Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Junior
10 3 (2.29%) Test Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) Consultant
10 3 (2.29%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.29%) Service Manager
10 3 (2.29%) Junior Business Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) Pricing Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) Junior Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (2.29%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.58%) .NET
2 2 (1.53%) Middleware
2 2 (1.53%) HTML
2 2 (1.53%) CSS
2 2 (1.53%) Web Services
2 2 (1.53%) XML
3 1 (0.76%) ODBC
3 1 (0.76%) STL
3 1 (0.76%) ADO
3 1 (0.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.11%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.58%) Derivative
3 3 (2.29%) Hedge funds
3 3 (2.29%) Statistics
4 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.53%) CMDB
4 2 (1.53%) FMCG
4 2 (1.53%) NHS
4 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.53%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.76%) Equities
5 1 (0.76%) PMI
5 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.76%) UNIX
1 1 (0.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.61%) Project Management
2 14 (10.69%) Business Analysis
3 10 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (6.87%) Analytics
5 8 (6.11%) Data Management
5 8 (6.11%) ITIL
6 7 (5.34%) Data Analysis
7 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (4.58%) Financial Analysis
7 6 (4.58%) Change Management
7 6 (4.58%) Service Management
7 6 (4.58%) Risk Management
8 5 (3.82%) Workflow
8 5 (3.82%) Quantitative Risk Management
8 5 (3.82%) Time Management
8 5 (3.82%) Business Development
8 5 (3.82%) Migration
9 4 (3.05%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.05%) Project Planning
9 4 (3.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.79%) SQL
2 20 (15.27%) VBA
3 5 (3.82%) Perl
3 5 (3.82%) VB
3 5 (3.82%) C#
4 4 (3.05%) R
5 3 (2.29%) C++
5 3 (2.29%) Java
5 3 (2.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.53%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.53%) VBScript
7 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (9.92%) Degree
2 11 (8.40%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.87%) CIMA
3 9 (6.87%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.34%) ACCA
5 4 (3.05%) MBA
6 3 (2.29%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.53%) PMP
8 1 (0.76%) PhD
8 1 (0.76%) ISEB
8 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) QA
1 3 (2.29%) EMIR
1 3 (2.29%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.53%) AIFMD
2 2 (1.53%) UCITS
2 2 (1.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) GAAP
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle
2 5 (3.82%) SAP
3 3 (2.29%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.29%) Calypso
3 3 (2.29%) SunGard
3 3 (2.29%) HP
3 3 (2.29%) Reuters
3 3 (2.29%) Tableau
4 2 (1.53%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.53%) BMC
4 2 (1.53%) CA
4 2 (1.53%) Cognos
5 1 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco
5 1 (0.76%) IBM
5 1 (0.76%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.76%) DataSynapse
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