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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Modeling
Rank 533 519 470
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -49
Contract jobs citing Financial Modelling 75 50 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.097% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 32 45
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £251 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £549 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
41214 38103 35480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.51% 73.72% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26955 23499 20863
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1115 1172 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -5 73 £425 -5.55% 36
London +14 29 £475 -2.06% 17
South West - 15 £413 - 2
City of London +9 14 £463 -2.11% 3
South East -35 6 £550 +41.93% 7
Reading +22 4 - - 3
Berkshire +4 4 - - 4
East of England - 4 £406 -
West Yorkshire -10 2 £613 - 5
Yorkshire -14 2 £613 - 5
Hertfordshire - 2 £388 -
Glasgow -1 1 - -
Leeds -8 1 £800 - 3
Scotland -10 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 - - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £400 -
Bristol - 1 £275 - 2
Reigate - 1 - - 1
Slough - - - -
Telford - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 1
Walsall - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1

Financial Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Finance
2 38 (23.90%) Project Management
3 32 (20.13%) SQL
4 29 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (12.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (12.58%) Data Analysis
6 18 (11.32%) Banking
7 17 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (10.06%) MS Excel
8 16 (10.06%) SAS
9 15 (9.43%) VBA
9 15 (9.43%) Validation
10 14 (8.81%) CIMA
10 14 (8.81%) Management Information System
10 14 (8.81%) Risk Management
10 14 (8.81%) Equities
10 14 (8.81%) Business Analysis
10 14 (8.81%) Security Cleared
11 13 (8.18%) MS PowerPoint
11 13 (8.18%) Retail
12 12 (7.55%) Front Office
12 12 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (7.55%) Microsoft
13 11 (6.92%) Telecoms
13 11 (6.92%) Change Management
13 11 (6.92%) FMCG
13 11 (6.92%) Base SAS
13 11 (6.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 11 (6.92%) Regression Analysis
13 11 (6.92%) Time Series Analysis

Financial Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 16 (10.06%) SAS
2 1 (0.63%) Liferay
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.14%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Markit EDM
2 4 (2.52%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.92%) Base SAS
1 11 (6.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 8 (5.03%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.40%) KDB
4 6 (3.77%) Essbase
4 6 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.14%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (2.52%) MySQL
7 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.26%) MS Access
8 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.63%) Big Data
9 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.63%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 159 (100.00%) Finance
2 18 (11.32%) Banking
3 13 (8.18%) Retail
4 12 (7.55%) Front Office
5 11 (6.92%) Telecoms
6 9 (5.66%) Legal
7 6 (3.77%) Law
7 6 (3.77%) Marketing
8 5 (3.14%) Games
9 4 (2.52%) Manufacturing
9 4 (2.52%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.89%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.89%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.89%) French Language
10 3 (1.89%) German Language
11 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.26%) Local Government
12 1 (0.63%) Danish Language
12 1 (0.63%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 61 (38.36%) Analyst
2 24 (15.09%) Business Analyst
3 11 (6.92%) Consultant
3 11 (6.92%) Developer
3 11 (6.92%) Data Analyst
4 8 (5.03%) Applications Support
4 8 (5.03%) Architect
4 8 (5.03%) Financial Analyst
5 7 (4.40%) Support Analyst
5 7 (4.40%) Bid Manager
6 6 (3.77%) Report Analyst
6 6 (3.77%) Project Manager
6 6 (3.77%) Designer
7 5 (3.14%) Commercial Manager
7 5 (3.14%) C++ Developer
7 5 (3.14%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (3.14%) SAS Analyst
8 4 (2.52%) Procurement Manager
8 4 (2.52%) Project Accountant
8 4 (2.52%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 7 (4.40%) STL
2 3 (1.89%) WAP
2 3 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) Spring
3 1 (0.63%) Spring MVC
3 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.81%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.81%) Equities
3 11 (6.92%) FMCG
4 9 (5.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.40%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.14%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.89%) Derivative
7 3 (1.89%) Statistics
8 2 (1.26%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.26%) NHS
8 2 (1.26%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.26%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.63%) SCADA
9 1 (0.63%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.63%) Online Games
9 1 (0.63%) Open Source
9 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.29%) UNIX
2 7 (4.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.90%) Project Management
2 20 (12.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (12.58%) Data Analysis
3 17 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (9.43%) Validation
5 14 (8.81%) Risk Management
5 14 (8.81%) Business Analysis
6 12 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (6.92%) Change Management
7 11 (6.92%) Regression Analysis
7 11 (6.92%) Time Series Analysis
8 8 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (5.03%) Statistical Modelling
8 8 (5.03%) Statistical Analysis
8 8 (5.03%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (5.03%) Software Engineering
9 7 (4.40%) Algorithmic Trading
9 7 (4.40%) Multithreading
9 7 (4.40%) Operations Research
9 7 (4.40%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.13%) SQL
2 15 (9.43%) VBA
3 10 (6.29%) Perl
4 8 (5.03%) C++
4 8 (5.03%) Python
5 5 (3.14%) Java
6 3 (1.89%) R
6 3 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.26%) VB
7 2 (1.26%) C#
8 1 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (8.81%) CIMA
1 14 (8.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.66%) ACCA
3 6 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.14%) Degree
5 2 (1.26%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.26%) ISEB
5 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.26%) CFA
6 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.63%) PMP
6 1 (0.63%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) COBIT
3 1 (0.63%) EMIR
3 1 (0.63%) GAMP
3 1 (0.63%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) Control-M
2 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.66%) Oracle
3 8 (5.03%) thinkFolio
4 7 (4.40%) SAP
4 7 (4.40%) Charles River
5 5 (3.14%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.52%) Tableau
7 3 (1.89%) Reuters
8 2 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.63%) Cognos
9 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.63%) Citrix
9 1 (0.63%) SunGard
9 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.63%) VMware
9 1 (0.63%) TOWER Software
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