Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Financial Analyst was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 21 November 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 72 84
Rank change year-on-year -29 +12 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 15 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.86% 1.41% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.52% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 17
Milton Keynes median daily rate £338 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.59% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £295 £195 £246
90th Percentile £460 £438 £465
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £331 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -19.70% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1669 1185 1852
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.15% 93.01% 96.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 654 948
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £215 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 54 81
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.93 £13.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.39% +4.69% -
10th Percentile £9.38 £8.65 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.00 £34.85 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in Milton Keynes

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analyst in Milton Keynes

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Analyst in Milton Keynes

Financial Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Analyst in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (13.33%) QA
5 2 (13.33%) CMS
5 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
5 2 (13.33%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (13.33%) SAP FI
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) GDPR
6 1 (6.67%) PMO

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (13.33%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
1 2 (13.33%) SAP FI
1 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ISAPI
1 1 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Product Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) User Stories
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP