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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Modeling
Rank 550 541 530
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing Financial Modelling 80 75 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 46 53
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£425 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £613 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £325 £370
% change year-on-year
+26.44% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -40.90%

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
45639 42994 39933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.18% 76.05% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29767 26678 24521
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1242 1170 1122
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -12 72 £423 +6.52% 20
London -18 39 £438 +2.63% 14
South West -3 9 £350 -22.22% 1
Bristol +3 8 £346 -23.11%
South East -8 7 £436 +34.23%
North West -30 7 £400 - 1
Yorkshire -22 6 £500 -1.71%
Scotland - 6 £425 -
Berkshire 0 4 £475 +46.15%
Manchester -16 4 £400 - 1
East of England +5 3 £550 +69.23%
City of London +2 3 £475 +1.33%
West Yorkshire -22 3 £445 -12.53%
Leeds -30 3 £445 -40.46%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £550 -
Glasgow - 3 £335 -
Wales - 2 - -
Newport - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 £550 -
Runcorn - 2 £450 -
Paddington - 2 £500 -
Cheshire - 2 £450 -
Leicestershire - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - 1 £398 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £398 -
Leicester - 1 £375 -
Corsham - 1 £350 -

Financial Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Finance
2 32 (22.38%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (18.18%) Project Management
4 25 (17.48%) Banking
5 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (13.99%) SAP
7 17 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (10.49%) Retail
9 14 (9.79%) ITIL
10 13 (9.09%) Risk Management
11 12 (8.39%) Oracle
12 11 (7.69%) Supplier Management
12 11 (7.69%) Degree
13 10 (6.99%) Legal
14 9 (6.29%) Telecoms
14 9 (6.29%) Configuration Management
14 9 (6.29%) VBA
14 9 (6.29%) PRINCE2
14 9 (6.29%) Security Cleared
14 9 (6.29%) Financial Analysis
14 9 (6.29%) Asset Management
15 8 (5.59%) Retail Banking
15 8 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (5.59%) Change Management
16 7 (4.90%) CIMA
16 7 (4.90%) ACCA
16 7 (4.90%) Equities
16 7 (4.90%) Programme Management
16 7 (4.90%) Hyperion
16 7 (4.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Financial Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (4.20%) SAS
2 1 (0.70%) CMS
2 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.70%) Moodle
2 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (0.70%) IIS
2 1 (0.70%) Apache
2 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Office
2 6 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.20%) MS Project
3 4 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.10%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.40%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.70%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.70%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.70%) Magento
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.70%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.40%) PaaS
2 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.70%) Heroku
3 1 (0.70%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) DHCP
1 1 (0.70%) DNS
1 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.70%) SSL
1 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.10%) QlikView
2 3 (2.10%) KDB
3 2 (1.40%) Base SAS
3 2 (1.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.70%) HSQLDB
4 1 (0.70%) CloverETL
4 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Subversion
2 1 (0.70%) Maven
2 1 (0.70%) JIRA
2 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
General
1 143 (100.00%) Finance
2 25 (17.48%) Banking
3 15 (10.49%) Retail
4 10 (6.99%) Legal
5 9 (6.29%) Telecoms
6 8 (5.59%) Retail Banking
7 6 (4.20%) Front Office
7 6 (4.20%) Law
8 4 (2.80%) Publishing
9 3 (2.10%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.40%) Private Banking
10 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.70%) Local Government
11 1 (0.70%) Marketing
11 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (33.57%) Analyst
2 20 (13.99%) Developer
3 19 (13.29%) Business Analyst
4 11 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.29%) Architect
5 9 (6.29%) Financial Analyst
6 8 (5.59%) Commercial Manager
7 6 (4.20%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (3.50%) Consultant
8 5 (3.50%) C# Developer
9 4 (2.80%) Financial Business Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) SAP Test Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) Procurement Specialist
9 4 (2.80%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) Programme Manager
9 4 (2.80%) SAP Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) Agile Project Manager
10 3 (2.10%) Software Delivery Project Manager
10 3 (2.10%) Commercial Analyst
10 3 (2.10%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.50%) ADO
1 5 (3.50%) ODBC
1 5 (3.50%) WPF
2 3 (2.10%) Middleware
2 3 (2.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (2.10%) STL
3 1 (0.70%) Web Services
3 1 (0.70%) XML
3 1 (0.70%) XSLT
3 1 (0.70%) CSS
3 1 (0.70%) HTML
3 1 (0.70%) .NET
3 1 (0.70%) Apache Commons
3 1 (0.70%) Thymeleaf
3 1 (0.70%) Spring Boot
3 1 (0.70%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.70%) Spring
3 1 (0.70%) Spring MVC
3 1 (0.70%) Spring Security
3 1 (0.70%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (4.90%) Equities
3 4 (2.80%) PMI
4 3 (2.10%) NHS
4 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.10%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.10%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.40%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.40%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.70%) FMCG
6 1 (0.70%) iPad
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
6 1 (0.70%) PKI
6 1 (0.70%) Derivative
6 1 (0.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.10%) UNIX
1 3 (2.10%) Linux
2 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.18%) Project Management
2 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (9.79%) ITIL
5 13 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 11 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 9 (6.29%) Financial Analysis
7 9 (6.29%) Configuration Management
7 9 (6.29%) Asset Management
7 9 (6.29%) PRINCE2
8 8 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.59%) Change Management
9 7 (4.90%) EAM
9 7 (4.90%) Programme Management
9 7 (4.90%) Software Engineering
9 7 (4.90%) Operations Research
9 7 (4.90%) Algorithmic Trading
9 7 (4.90%) Low Latency
9 7 (4.90%) IT Asset Management
10 6 (4.20%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.29%) VBA
2 7 (4.90%) C++
3 6 (4.20%) C
3 6 (4.20%) C#
3 6 (4.20%) SQL
4 4 (2.80%) Java
5 3 (2.10%) Perl
5 3 (2.10%) Python
6 1 (0.70%) R
6 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.69%) Degree
2 9 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.90%) ACCA
3 7 (4.90%) CIMA
4 6 (4.20%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.50%) PMP
5 5 (3.50%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.40%) CCAB
8 1 (0.70%) MBA
8 1 (0.70%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.40%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.70%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) GAMP
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.70%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) SCCM
1 1 (0.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 20 (13.99%) SAP
2 12 (8.39%) Oracle
3 7 (4.90%) Hyperion
4 6 (4.20%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.10%) HP
6 2 (1.40%) Citrix
6 2 (1.40%) Cognos
6 2 (1.40%) CA
6 2 (1.40%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.70%) hybris
7 1 (0.70%) Demandware
7 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.70%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.70%) ATG
7 1 (0.70%) AppSense
7 1 (0.70%) IBM
7 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.70%) BMC
7 1 (0.70%) Murex
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