Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Financial Analyst was £129 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 79 81
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 3 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.26% 0.095% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.10% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Glasgow median daily rate £129 - £275
10th Percentile £124 - £189
90th Percentile £133 - £362
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90% -11.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £16.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £16.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,103 1,000 1,426
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.16% 94.70% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 508 763
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £226 £190 £196
90th Percentile £500 £463 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £16.91 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.27% -41.69% +75.76%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.63 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £21.75
% change year-on-year +9.70% -20.37% +24.29%

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in Glasgow

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analyst in Glasgow

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Private Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Invoice Processing
2 1 (33.33%) PMO

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) DSDM
1 1 (33.33%) Invoice Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle