The median contractor rate for a Financial Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 319 273
Rank change year-on-year -1 -46  
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 282 341 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.66% 0.69% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.73% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 240 306
Median daily rate £400 £388 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -4.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £361 £350
% change year-on-year +7.26% +3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.50 - £16.00
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 England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40228 46925 48391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.04% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26246 30992 30918
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1370 1877
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in England

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analyst in England

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Analyst in England

Financial Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Analyst in England

Financial Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Financial Analyst in England

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London -29 125 £475 +11.76% 33
South East +12 50 £435 +12.98% 8
South West +30 34 £325 +10.63% 3
West Midlands +34 21 £388 +3.33% 2
Yorkshire +20 20 £388 +10.71% 3
East of England -18 9 £306 -23.43%
North West +6 8 £375 +14.11% 3
East Midlands -8 8 £450 +24.13% 1
North East +72 4 £325 - 3
Midlands +11 2 - - 3
Financial Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 551 (100.00%) Finance
2 103 (18.69%) Banking
3 98 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (17.79%) Business Analysis
4 90 (16.33%) SQL
5 76 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
6 73 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 72 (13.07%) Oracle
8 61 (11.07%) Microsoft Excel
9 59 (10.71%) Migration
10 53 (9.62%) SAP
11 49 (8.89%) Project Management
12 44 (7.99%) Retail
13 40 (7.26%) Microsoft
14 39 (7.08%) Change Management
15 38 (6.90%) Degree
16 36 (6.53%) Waterfall
17 35 (6.35%) PMO
18 34 (6.17%) Data Analysis
18 34 (6.17%) Data Migration
19 33 (5.99%) Data Modelling
20 32 (5.81%) Investment Banking
21 30 (5.44%) ERP
22 29 (5.26%) Test Scripting
23 28 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
23 28 (5.08%) MS Visio
23 28 (5.08%) Scrum
24 27 (4.90%) ISEB
25 25 (4.54%) Workflow
26 24 (4.36%) Business Intelligence

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 15 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.81%) SAS
3 8 (1.45%) Confluence
4 6 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (0.91%) IIS
6 4 (0.73%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.73%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.54%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.36%) Apache
8 2 (0.36%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.18%) CMS
9 1 (0.18%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 61 (11.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 20 (3.63%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.54%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 16 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (2.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (2.72%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (2.00%) SAP FI
4 10 (1.81%) SAP CO
4 10 (1.81%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.91%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (0.91%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.54%) Actimize
9 3 (0.54%) CODA-Financials
9 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.54%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (0.54%) Maximo
9 3 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.54%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.91%) Office 365
2 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.73%) Internet
1 4 (0.73%) LAN
1 4 (0.73%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.54%) LDAP
2 3 (0.54%) Wireless
3 2 (0.36%) 4G
3 2 (0.36%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.36%) FTP
4 1 (0.18%) ATM
4 1 (0.18%) Broadband
4 1 (0.18%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.18%) SAN
4 1 (0.18%) Skype
4 1 (0.18%) TETRA
4 1 (0.18%) WAN
4 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.81%) DB2
4 7 (1.27%) Blockchain
5 5 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (0.91%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (0.91%) MS Access
5 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.73%) DataStage
6 4 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.54%) Big Data
7 3 (0.54%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.54%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.54%) QlikView
7 3 (0.54%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.36%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.36%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 20 (3.63%) JIRA
2 5 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.73%) ERwin
3 4 (0.73%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.73%) LoadRunner
3 4 (0.73%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.54%) Selenium
4 3 (0.54%) SonarQube
4 3 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.36%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.36%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.18%) JUnit
6 1 (0.18%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.18%) NUnit
6 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.18%) TestRail
General
1 551 (100.00%) Finance
2 103 (18.69%) Banking
3 44 (7.99%) Retail
4 32 (5.81%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.63%) Financial Institution
7 18 (3.27%) Front Office
8 17 (3.09%) Legal
9 16 (2.90%) Marketing
10 14 (2.54%) General Ledger
10 14 (2.54%) Retail Banking
11 12 (2.18%) Back Office
12 10 (1.81%) Manufacturing
13 8 (1.45%) Billing
13 8 (1.45%) Law
14 5 (0.91%) Electronics
15 4 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.36%) Advertising
16 2 (0.36%) Private Banking
17 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.36%) FIX Protocol
1 13 (2.36%) XML
2 5 (0.91%) .NET
2 5 (0.91%) XML Schema
3 4 (0.73%) HTML
3 4 (0.73%) XML Messaging
4 3 (0.54%) CSS
5 2 (0.36%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.36%) Gherkin
5 2 (0.36%) jQuery
5 2 (0.36%) JSP
5 2 (0.36%) OAuth
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.36%) React
5 2 (0.36%) REST
5 2 (0.36%) Velocity
5 2 (0.36%) Web Services
6 1 (0.18%) Kafka
6 1 (0.18%) Mason
6 1 (0.18%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.45%) SWIFT
3 11 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 10 (1.81%) Derivative
5 9 (1.63%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.27%) Credit Risk
7 7 (1.27%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.91%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.91%) User Experience
9 4 (0.73%) FMCG
9 4 (0.73%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.73%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.54%) Clustering
10 3 (0.54%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.54%) Equities
10 3 (0.54%) Fintech
10 3 (0.54%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.36%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.99%) Windows
2 12 (2.18%) Linux
3 9 (1.63%) Unix
4 4 (0.73%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.73%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.54%) zOS
6 2 (0.36%) Android
6 2 (0.36%) Solaris
6 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
1 98 (17.79%) Business Analysis
2 73 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (10.71%) Migration
4 49 (8.89%) Project Management
5 39 (7.08%) Change Management
6 36 (6.53%) Waterfall
7 34 (6.17%) Data Analysis
7 34 (6.17%) Data Migration
8 33 (5.99%) Data Modelling
9 30 (5.44%) ERP
10 29 (5.26%) Test Scripting
11 28 (5.08%) Scrum
11 28 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
12 25 (4.54%) Workflow
13 24 (4.36%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (3.63%) ETL
15 18 (3.27%) Validation
16 17 (3.09%) Requirements Analysis
17 16 (2.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 90 (16.33%) SQL
2 12 (2.18%) VBA
3 11 (2.00%) C#
4 8 (1.45%) Java
4 8 (1.45%) PL/SQL
5 6 (1.09%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.73%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.73%) Python
7 3 (0.54%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.36%) C
8 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.18%) ABAP
9 1 (0.18%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.18%) Go
9 1 (0.18%) JCL
9 1 (0.18%) Perl
9 1 (0.18%) PHP
9 1 (0.18%) R
9 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (6.90%) Degree
2 27 (4.90%) ISEB
3 22 (3.99%) ACCA
3 22 (3.99%) CIMA
4 16 (2.90%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.91%) IIBA
6 3 (0.54%) APMG
6 3 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.36%) AAT
7 2 (0.36%) ACDT
7 2 (0.36%) ACHDS
7 2 (0.36%) ACTC
7 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.36%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.36%) MCDST
7 2 (0.36%) MCSM
7 2 (0.36%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.35%) PMO
2 15 (2.72%) IFRS
3 13 (2.36%) MiFID
3 13 (2.36%) QA
4 12 (2.18%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.27%) Basel III
5 7 (1.27%) EMIR
6 6 (1.09%) GAAP
6 6 (1.09%) IFRS 9
7 4 (0.73%) ISO 20022
7 4 (0.73%) SLA
8 3 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.54%) FINREP
8 3 (0.54%) GDPR
8 3 (0.54%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.36%) FATCA
9 2 (0.36%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.18%) Basel II
10 1 (0.18%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.36%) Firmware
3 2 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.36%) XenApp
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.09%) SCCM
3 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.54%) SCOM
3 3 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.36%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.36%) Ansible
4 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.36%) Puppet
5 1 (0.18%) AppManager
5 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.18%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.18%) Terraform
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 72 (13.07%) Oracle
2 53 (9.62%) SAP
3 40 (7.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.18%) Hyperion
5 11 (2.00%) JD Edwards
6 8 (1.45%) Workday
7 6 (1.09%) Remedy
8 5 (0.91%) Cognos
8 5 (0.91%) HP
8 5 (0.91%) Informatica
8 5 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (0.73%) Citrix
9 4 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.73%) Talend
10 3 (0.54%) IBM
10 3 (0.54%) ILOG
10 3 (0.54%) Infor
10 3 (0.54%) Microgen
10 3 (0.54%) Sage
10 3 (0.54%) Symantec
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