The median contractor rate for a Financial Analyst was £408 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 58 78
Rank change year-on-year -30 +20  
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 5 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.49% 1.97% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 2.05% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 10
Median daily rate £408 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.66% +5.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £355 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £438 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £361 £350
% change year-on-year +7.26% +3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 - £16.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 982 927 1168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.56% 96.26% 97.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1624 1878 2540
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £256 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 86 228
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £19.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Financial Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Financial Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Milton Keynes -28 5 £408 +8.66% 1
Financial Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) ISEB
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 3 (13.64%) JIRA
6 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
6 3 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
6 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.64%) Kanban
6 3 (13.64%) BPMN
6 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
6 3 (13.64%) User Stories
6 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
6 3 (13.64%) LiveCycle
6 3 (13.64%) Confluence
6 3 (13.64%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (13.64%) APMG

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (13.64%) Confluence
1 3 (13.64%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) LiveCycle
1 3 (13.64%) SAS
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (13.64%) Staffware
2 2 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) DB2
1 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
1 3 (13.64%) SonarQube
1 3 (13.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) BPMN
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITSM
4 3 (13.64%) Kanban
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
4 3 (13.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISEB
2 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) APMG
4 3 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.55%) ACCA
5 1 (4.55%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) PMO
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe
1 3 (13.64%) ILOG
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) Sun