The table below looks at the statistics for Financial Modelling skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Modelling over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Modelling
Rank 595 591 562
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Contract jobs citing Financial Modelling 58 67 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 44
Median daily rate £375 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £321 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £689 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £331
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.00

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
44771 46893 44277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 80.29% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29557 30468 27430
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1110 1273 1193
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +33.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Financial Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Financial Modelling as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 57 £375 -11.76% 10
London -6 31 £350 -26.31% 5
North East - 7 £375 -
North West +12 6 £410 -2.81% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £383 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £383 -
South East +15 5 £415 +4.40% 3
West Midlands - 5 £375 -
Cheshire +14 3 £390 -13.33%
Lancashire - 3 £430 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £375 -
Warrington +14 2 £383 -15.00%
Hampshire +6 2 £381 -4.08%
South West -2 2 £350 +1.15% 1
Blackpool - 2 £430 -
City of London +23 1 - - 2
East of England +14 1 - -
Berkshire +1 1 £330 -7.36% 2
Bristol -10 1 £413 +20.61%
Durham - 1 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £330 -
High Wycombe - 1 £500 -
Chester - 1 £500 -
Darlington - 1 £350 -
Havant - 1 £538 -
Portsmouth - 1 £225 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -

Financial Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Financial Modelling also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Financial Modelling.

1 145 (100.00%) Finance
2 45 (31.03%) Degree
3 40 (27.59%) Project Management
4 34 (23.45%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (16.55%) TOGAF
6 19 (13.10%) Zachman Framework
6 19 (13.10%) Security Cleared
7 18 (12.41%) Computer Science
7 18 (12.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 18 (12.41%) HP
8 15 (10.34%) SQL
8 15 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (9.66%) ITSM
9 14 (9.66%) SAP
9 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
9 14 (9.66%) Analytics
10 12 (8.28%) Business Analysis
10 12 (8.28%) Statistics
11 11 (7.59%) Banking
11 11 (7.59%) MS Visio
11 11 (7.59%) Data Modelling
11 11 (7.59%) Linux
11 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
11 11 (7.59%) Publishing
12 10 (6.90%) Oracle
12 10 (6.90%) Visualisation
13 9 (6.21%) Middleware
14 8 (5.52%) C#
14 8 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.52%) SC Cleared

Financial Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.45%) IBM Notes
3 4 (2.76%) Mule
3 4 (2.76%) SAS
4 3 (2.07%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.69%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.69%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 18 (12.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (7.59%) MS Visio
3 7 (4.83%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.07%) MS Office
6 2 (1.38%) SPSS
7 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Cognos Planning
1 5 (3.45%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (3.45%) Hyperion Planning
1 5 (3.45%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.69%) Investran
2 1 (0.69%) ReMetrica
2 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.69%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (3.45%) Firewall
1 5 (3.45%) IPv4
1 5 (3.45%) IPv6
2 4 (2.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (2.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.83%) Spotfire
3 4 (2.76%) QlikView
4 3 (2.07%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.07%) Power BI
4 3 (2.07%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.07%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.38%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.69%) MS Access
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.69%) Roambi
6 1 (0.69%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.69%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 145 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (7.59%) Banking
2 11 (7.59%) Publishing
3 6 (4.14%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.45%) Front Office
5 4 (2.76%) Marketing
5 4 (2.76%) Retail
6 3 (2.07%) Legal
7 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.69%) Automotive
8 1 (0.69%) Electronics
8 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.69%) French Language
8 1 (0.69%) Local Government
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (26.90%) Architect
2 38 (26.21%) Analyst
3 18 (12.41%) Business Analyst
4 15 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (7.59%) Consultant
5 11 (7.59%) Financial Analyst
6 9 (6.21%) Developer
7 7 (4.83%) Finance Modeller
8 6 (4.14%) Lead Architect
8 6 (4.14%) Systems Architect
9 5 (3.45%) Commercial Manager
9 5 (3.45%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.45%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.45%) SharePoint Consultant
10 4 (2.76%) C# Developer
10 4 (2.76%) Data Modeller
10 4 (2.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (2.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.76%) Report Analyst
10 4 (2.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.21%) Middleware
2 7 (4.83%) .NET
3 5 (3.45%) jQuery
4 4 (2.76%) Spring
4 4 (2.76%) Spring Integration
5 2 (1.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.38%) Ajax
5 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.38%) CSS
5 2 (1.38%) HTML
5 2 (1.38%) HTML5
5 2 (1.38%) J2EE
6 1 (0.69%) JMS
6 1 (0.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.45%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.41%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.28%) Statistics
4 10 (6.90%) Visualisation
5 8 (5.52%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.45%) Derivative
6 5 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.45%) Smart Meter
7 4 (2.76%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (2.76%) Market Risk
7 4 (2.76%) TWAP
7 4 (2.76%) VWAP
8 3 (2.07%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.38%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.38%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.38%) Equities
9 2 (1.38%) NHS
10 1 (0.69%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.69%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.59%) Linux
2 5 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (3.45%) Unix
3 4 (2.76%) VME
4 2 (1.38%) Windows
5 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.59%) Project Management
2 24 (16.55%) TOGAF
3 19 (13.10%) Zachman Framework
4 15 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (9.66%) Analytics
5 14 (9.66%) ITSM
6 12 (8.28%) Business Analysis
7 11 (7.59%) Data Modelling
8 8 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.52%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (5.52%) Strategic Planning
8 8 (5.52%) Supplier Management
9 7 (4.83%) B2B
9 7 (4.83%) Competitive Intelligence
9 7 (4.83%) Data Management
9 7 (4.83%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (4.83%) Financial Analysis
9 7 (4.83%) ITIL
9 7 (4.83%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.34%) SQL
2 8 (5.52%) C#
3 7 (4.83%) Java
4 5 (3.45%) C++
4 5 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.45%) VBA
5 4 (2.76%) COBOL
6 3 (2.07%) C
6 3 (2.07%) MATLAB
6 3 (2.07%) Perl
7 2 (1.38%) R
8 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.69%) Python
8 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (31.03%) Degree
2 19 (13.10%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.52%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.83%) ACCA
5 6 (4.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (3.45%) CIMA
6 5 (3.45%) MBA
7 4 (2.76%) IIBA
8 3 (2.07%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.69%) CISA
10 1 (0.69%) CISM
10 1 (0.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.38%) GAAP
3 1 (0.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (3.45%) VMware ESX
1 5 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (12.41%) HP
2 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.66%) SAP
3 10 (6.90%) Oracle
4 7 (4.83%) Tableau
5 6 (4.14%) Anaplan
5 6 (4.14%) Cognos
5 6 (4.14%) Hyperion
6 5 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 5 (3.45%) Cisco
6 5 (3.45%) Lotus
6 5 (3.45%) TIBCO
6 5 (3.45%) VMware
7 4 (2.76%) F5
7 4 (2.76%) FireEye
7 4 (2.76%) Pega
8 3 (2.07%) Fujitsu
8 3 (2.07%) Murex
8 3 (2.07%) Sophis
9 1 (0.69%) SunGard
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