The median contractor rate for a Financial Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Finance Analyst
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 114 133
Rank change year-on-year +30 +19  
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 15 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.82% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 9
Median daily rate £450 £290 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.17% -30.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £192 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £411 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £102.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -83.86% +581.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1707 2301 2737
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 93.33% 92.71% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 1191 1418
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 76 87
Median hourly rate £15.70 £21.33 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.39% +21.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Financial Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in Berkshire

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Financial Analyst in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analyst in Berkshire

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Analyst in Berkshire

Financial Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Analyst in Berkshire

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Maidenhead - 4 - -
Reading +14 1 £475 +63.79% 1
Wokingham +2 1 - - 3
Bracknell 0 1 £200 -25.92%
Financial Analyst
South East

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Financial Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
4 9 (25.00%) CIMA
4 9 (25.00%) ACCA
4 9 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 7 (19.44%) SAP
6 7 (19.44%) GAAP
7 6 (16.67%) ERP
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 6 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (13.89%) Revenue Recognition
8 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
8 5 (13.89%) IFRS
8 5 (13.89%) Legal
8 5 (13.89%) Degree
9 4 (11.11%) Economics
9 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
10 3 (8.33%) Project Governance
10 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (8.33%) Project Management
10 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (5.56%) NetSuite
2 2 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.89%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (16.67%) ERP
2 6 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) Revenue Recognition
4 4 (11.11%) Economics
4 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Process Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) ACCA
1 9 (25.00%) CIMA
2 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) AAT
4 2 (5.56%) ISEB
5 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.78%) IIBA
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) GAAP
2 5 (13.89%) IFRS
3 2 (5.56%) QA
4 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) SAP
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Infor
4 2 (5.56%) Sage
4 2 (5.56%) Workday
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos
5 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.78%) Progress