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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Modeling
Rank 513 500 478
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -22
Contract jobs citing Financial Modelling 64 58 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 43
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£475 £430 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £308 £425
% change year-on-year
+38.21% -27.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
38243 36175 32672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.25% 74.28% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 24566 22006 19405
Average daily rate £422 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1006 1114 1321
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 January 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 January 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 -13 63 £475 +9.19% 30
London -33 19 £500 - 12
South West -6 13 £380 +1.33% 2
South East -12 13 £550 +62.36% 9
City of London +15 10 £513 -1.91% 5
Bristol -6 8 £380 +1.33% 2
West Yorkshire - 6 £475 - 3
Yorkshire - 6 £475 - 3
Berkshire +3 5 - - 1
Reading - 5 - - 1
Surrey - 4 £425 - 6
Leeds - 2 £775 -
Glasgow +2 1 - -
Scotland -9 1 - -
East of England - 1 £413 - 1
Reigate - 1 - - 2
Telford - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Shropshire - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

Financial Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 32 (20.00%) SQL
3 29 (18.13%) Project Management
4 25 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (12.50%) Banking
6 20 (12.50%) Validation
6 20 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (11.88%) Data Analysis
8 16 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 16 (10.00%) SAS
8 16 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 15 (9.38%) MS Excel
9 15 (9.38%) Security Cleared
10 14 (8.75%) MS PowerPoint
10 14 (8.75%) VBA
10 14 (8.75%) Telecoms
10 14 (8.75%) Equities
11 12 (7.50%) Risk Management
11 12 (7.50%) Front Office
12 11 (6.88%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (6.88%) Retail
12 11 (6.88%) Base SAS
12 11 (6.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 11 (6.88%) Regression Analysis
12 11 (6.88%) Time Series Analysis
13 10 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (6.25%) Change Management

Financial Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (10.00%) SAS
2 2 (1.25%) Liferay
3 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.38%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) MS Project
5 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.00%) Markit EDM
2 4 (2.50%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (0.63%) HTTP
2 1 (0.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.88%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (6.88%) Base SAS
1 11 (6.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 8 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.38%) KDB
4 5 (3.13%) Essbase
4 5 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (2.50%) MySQL
6 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.25%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.25%) MS Access
7 2 (1.25%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.63%) Big Data
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 160 (100.00%) Finance
2 20 (12.50%) Banking
3 14 (8.75%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.50%) Front Office
5 11 (6.88%) Retail
6 7 (4.38%) Legal
6 7 (4.38%) Marketing
7 5 (3.13%) Games
7 5 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (2.50%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.50%) Law
9 3 (1.88%) Local Government
10 2 (1.25%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.25%) Billing
10 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (38.13%) Analyst
2 33 (20.63%) Business Analyst
3 16 (10.00%) Developer
4 12 (7.50%) Consultant
5 11 (6.88%) Architect
5 11 (6.88%) Data Analyst
6 8 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 7 (4.38%) Support Analyst
7 7 (4.38%) Bid Manager
8 6 (3.75%) Designer
8 6 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.13%) Service Manager
9 5 (3.13%) C++ Developer
9 5 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (3.13%) SAS Analyst
10 4 (2.50%) Financial Analyst
10 4 (2.50%) Project Accountant
10 4 (2.50%) Business Manager
10 4 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 4 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.38%) STL
1 7 (4.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (1.88%) Middleware
2 3 (1.88%) .NET
2 3 (1.88%) WAP
3 2 (1.25%) Spring MVC
3 2 (1.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 14 (8.75%) Equities
4 9 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (5.63%) FMCG
5 7 (4.38%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (3.13%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.50%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.50%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.50%) Statistics
9 3 (1.88%) Replication
9 3 (1.88%) Derivative
10 2 (1.25%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.25%) NHS
10 2 (1.25%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.63%) AS400
11 1 (0.63%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.25%) UNIX
2 7 (4.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.13%) Project Management
2 25 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (12.50%) Validation
4 20 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (11.88%) Data Analysis
6 16 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 12 (7.50%) Risk Management
8 11 (6.88%) Regression Analysis
8 11 (6.88%) Time Series Analysis
9 10 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (6.25%) Change Management
10 9 (5.63%) Information Management
11 8 (5.00%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.38%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.38%) Workflow
12 7 (4.38%) Multithreading
12 7 (4.38%) Algorithmic Trading
12 7 (4.38%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.00%) SQL
2 14 (8.75%) VBA
3 10 (6.25%) Perl
4 8 (5.00%) C++
4 8 (5.00%) Python
5 5 (3.13%) Java
6 3 (1.88%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.88%) R
7 2 (1.25%) C#
8 1 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.38%) Degree
3 6 (3.75%) CIMA
4 5 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.88%) ISEB
5 3 (1.88%) ACCA
6 2 (1.25%) CFA
7 1 (0.63%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.63%) MBA
7 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.63%) PMP
7 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) QA
1 4 (2.50%) GAMP
2 3 (1.88%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.25%) COBIT
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 10 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.00%) thinkFolio
2 8 (5.00%) Oracle
3 7 (4.38%) Charles River
4 4 (2.50%) Tableau
4 4 (2.50%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.25%) SAP
6 2 (1.25%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.63%) VMware
7 1 (0.63%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.63%) Citrix
7 1 (0.63%) Cognos
London
Roc Search
Rate: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £145 - £150 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago