The median contractor rate for a Financial Analyst was £435 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Finance Analyst
England / South East
Rank 186 187 211
Rank change year-on-year +1 +24  
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 67 78 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 0.85% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.89% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 56 47
Median daily rate £435 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.84% -21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £395
% change year-on-year +14.28% -11.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £185.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -91.08% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £102.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -83.86% +581.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7328 8762 9391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.03% 95.01% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4152 5355 5022
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 377 459
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +7.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.45 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in the South East

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analyst in the South East

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Analyst in the South East

Financial Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Analyst in the South East

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Surrey +9 18 £435 -13.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 17 £400 -
Berkshire +36 16 £450 +60.71% 4
Hampshire +12 5 £288 -21.23% 4
East Sussex +5 4 £500 +48.14% 1
Kent 0 4 £538 +198.61%
West Sussex 0 2 - -
Oxfordshire -17 1 - - 2
Home Counties - 1 £400 -
Financial Analyst
England

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 South East region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 110 (100.00%) Finance
2 25 (22.73%) Oracle
3 22 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 21 (19.09%) SQL
5 20 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (13.64%) ERP
8 14 (12.73%) SAP
8 14 (12.73%) ISEB
8 14 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (11.82%) ACCA
10 12 (10.91%) CIMA
10 12 (10.91%) Workflow
11 11 (10.00%) Project Management
11 11 (10.00%) Business Process Analysis
12 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
12 10 (9.09%) Telecoms
12 10 (9.09%) Degree
13 9 (8.18%) Regression Testing
13 9 (8.18%) Banking
13 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
14 8 (7.27%) MS Visio
14 8 (7.27%) BPR
14 8 (7.27%) Process Improvement
14 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
14 8 (7.27%) JIRA
14 8 (7.27%) Waterfall
14 8 (7.27%) Budgeting and Forecasting
15 7 (6.36%) Security Cleared
15 7 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (4.55%) SAS
2 4 (3.64%) Confluence
3 3 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.73%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (2.73%) IIS
3 3 (2.73%) LiveCycle
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.27%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (3.64%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (2.73%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.73%) NetSuite
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (2.73%) Staffware
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.82%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.91%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.91%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.91%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) LDAP
2 2 (1.82%) 4G
2 2 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (0.91%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.73%) DB2
2 3 (2.73%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.82%) Big Data
3 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.91%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (7.27%) JIRA
2 3 (2.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.73%) SonarQube
2 3 (2.73%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.82%) JMeter
3 2 (1.82%) NeoLoad
4 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 110 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.18%) Banking
4 5 (4.55%) Legal
5 4 (3.64%) Retail
6 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Advertising
7 1 (0.91%) Back Office
7 1 (0.91%) Front Office
7 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.91%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.91%) Web Services
2 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.91%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.64%) Unix
2 3 (2.73%) Linux
2 3 (2.73%) Windows
2 3 (2.73%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 19 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (13.64%) ERP
4 14 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.91%) Workflow
6 11 (10.00%) Business Process Analysis
6 11 (10.00%) Project Management
7 9 (8.18%) Regression Testing
8 8 (7.27%) BPR
8 8 (7.27%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 8 (7.27%) Process Improvement
8 8 (7.27%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.36%) Migration
9 7 (6.36%) Test Scripting
9 7 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.45%) Change Management
10 6 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.45%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.45%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.09%) SQL
2 3 (2.73%) VBA
3 2 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) ISEB
2 13 (11.82%) ACCA
3 12 (10.91%) CIMA
4 10 (9.09%) Degree
5 7 (6.36%) ISTQB
5 7 (6.36%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.45%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.64%) AAT
8 3 (2.73%) APMG
9 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.91%) CBAP
9 1 (0.91%) IIBA
9 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.91%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) GAAP
2 6 (5.45%) PMO
3 5 (4.55%) IFRS
4 4 (3.64%) QA
5 2 (1.82%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.82%) GDPR
5 2 (1.82%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.91%) SLA
6 1 (0.91%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.91%) Control-M
2 1 (0.91%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (22.73%) Oracle
2 14 (12.73%) SAP
3 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.55%) Workday
5 4 (3.64%) Sage
6 3 (2.73%) Adobe
6 3 (2.73%) ILOG
6 3 (2.73%) Infor
7 1 (0.91%) Actimize
7 1 (0.91%) Ariba
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco
7 1 (0.91%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.91%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.91%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.91%) NetApp
7 1 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.91%) Remedy
7 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.91%) Sun
7 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
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