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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Modeling
Rank 544 485 511
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +26
Contract jobs citing Financial Modelling 52 66 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 47 37
Average daily rate £435 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £281 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £525 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41264 35135 42029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.38% 72.48% 69.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25706 20929 23993
Average daily rate £400 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1171 1050 1421
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -57 50 £435 +15.69% 8
London -2 41 £467 +0.97% 4
City of London +1 15 £435 -10.87%
West Midlands -19 3 £500 +25.00%
Scotland -6 2 £390 -17.89% 1
North West -23 2 £325 -
Edinburgh -26 2 £390 -17.89% 1
South East -36 2 £345 +3.75% 2
Birmingham - 2 - -
South West -15 1 £205 -65.83%
Walsall - 1 £500 -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Essex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 2
Croydon - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Financial Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Finance
2 23 (21.50%) VBA
3 20 (18.69%) MS Excel
4 19 (17.76%) Banking
5 18 (16.82%) Business Analysis
6 16 (14.95%) SQL
7 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
8 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
9 12 (11.21%) Data Analysis
9 12 (11.21%) Degree
10 10 (9.35%) Project Management
11 9 (8.41%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (8.41%) Analytics
12 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
12 8 (7.48%) Telecoms
12 8 (7.48%) Data Management
12 8 (7.48%) .NET
13 7 (6.54%) MS Office
13 7 (6.54%) Investment Banking
13 7 (6.54%) Wealth Management
14 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Architecture
14 6 (5.61%) BPR
14 6 (5.61%) ITIL
15 5 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (4.67%) Front Office
15 5 (4.67%) Risk Management
15 5 (4.67%) Change Management
15 5 (4.67%) RUP
15 5 (4.67%) UML
15 5 (4.67%) C#

Financial Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2 (1.87%) SAS
1 2 (1.87%) CMS
2 1 (0.93%) IIS
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (18.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.54%) MS Office
3 5 (4.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.80%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
1 1 (0.93%) FTP
1 1 (0.93%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.87%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.87%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) MS Access
4 1 (0.93%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.93%) KDB
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Subversion
General
1 107 (100.00%) Finance
2 19 (17.76%) Banking
3 8 (7.48%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.54%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.67%) Front Office
6 3 (2.80%) Legal
6 3 (2.80%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.87%) Marketing
7 2 (1.87%) Retail
8 1 (0.93%) Back Office
8 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (33.64%) Analyst
2 21 (19.63%) Business Analyst
3 19 (17.76%) Developer
4 8 (7.48%) Excel Developer
5 7 (6.54%) Architect
6 6 (5.61%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (3.74%) Commercial Manager
8 4 (3.74%) Junior
8 4 (3.74%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (2.80%) Data Manager
9 3 (2.80%) Junior Business Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.80%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.80%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (1.87%) Senior Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.48%) .NET
2 2 (1.87%) Middleware
2 2 (1.87%) HTML
2 2 (1.87%) CSS
2 2 (1.87%) Web Services
2 2 (1.87%) XML
3 1 (0.93%) STL
3 1 (0.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (4.67%) Derivative
3 3 (2.80%) NHS
3 3 (2.80%) Hedge funds
3 3 (2.80%) Statistics
4 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.87%) CMDB
4 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Equities
5 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.93%) PMI
5 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.93%) Economics
5 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Derivative
5 1 (0.93%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) UNIX
1 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.82%) Business Analysis
2 12 (11.21%) Data Analysis
3 10 (9.35%) Project Management
4 9 (8.41%) GAP Analysis
4 9 (8.41%) Analytics
5 8 (7.48%) Data Management
6 7 (6.54%) Wealth Management
7 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (5.61%) BPR
7 6 (5.61%) ITIL
8 5 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.67%) Risk Management
8 5 (4.67%) Change Management
8 5 (4.67%) RUP
8 5 (4.67%) UML
8 5 (4.67%) BCP
9 4 (3.74%) Asset Management
10 3 (2.80%) Web Design
10 3 (2.80%) Workflow
10 3 (2.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.50%) VBA
2 16 (14.95%) SQL
3 5 (4.67%) C#
4 4 (3.74%) VB
4 4 (3.74%) Perl
5 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.80%) R
6 2 (1.87%) C++
6 2 (1.87%) Java
7 1 (0.93%) VBScript
7 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (11.21%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) MBA
4 2 (1.87%) ACCA
4 2 (1.87%) CIMA
5 1 (0.93%) HNC
5 1 (0.93%) HND
5 1 (0.93%) PhD
5 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle
3 3 (2.80%) HP
3 3 (2.80%) Tableau
4 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.87%) SunGard
4 2 (1.87%) BMC
4 2 (1.87%) CA
4 2 (1.87%) SAP
4 2 (1.87%) Cognos
5 1 (0.93%) Teradata
5 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago