Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Financial Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Analysis over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Financial Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 235 260
Rank change year-on-year -8 +25 +34
Contract jobs citing Financial Analysis 5 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.070% 0.090% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
City of London median daily rate £575 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.29% +26.87% -21.18%
10th Percentile £563 £303 £268
90th Percentile £588 £454 £638
Central London median daily rate £575 £425 £335
% change year-on-year +35.29% +26.87% -21.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Financial Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6308 5856 7591
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.36% 87.43% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5014 4674 6040
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £317 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.58 £10.91
90th Percentile £32.07 £53.54 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% -9.52% +16.67%

Financial Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Financial Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analysis in the City of London

Financial Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Financial Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analysis in the City of London

Financial Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Financial Analysis.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (20.00%) PnL Attribution
3 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality

Financial Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) FX Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Managing Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Market Risk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Market Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) R
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Alteryx
1 1 (20.00%) CA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Murex
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau