The median contractor rate for a Financial Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 27 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
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 132 111
Rank change year-on-year +29 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 34 9 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.24% 0.30% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.32% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 30
Median daily rate £325 £294 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.63% -12.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £467 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £361 £350
% change year-on-year +7.26% +3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the South West. 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 West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2617 2845 2953
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.83% 95.44% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1626 1839 1907
Median daily rate £375 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 140 196
Median hourly rate £39.50 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.63% +57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in the South West

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analyst in the South West

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Analyst in the South West

Financial Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Analyst in the South West

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bristol +8 16 £288 - 3
Gloucestershire +21 11 £419 +14.72%
Wiltshire +1 2 £400 +33.33%
Somerset - 2 £313 -
Financial Analyst
England

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

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

1 52 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (25.00%) SAP
4 12 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 10 (19.23%) SQL
6 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 8 (15.38%) Migration
7 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
7 7 (13.46%) Banking
8 6 (11.54%) Retail
8 6 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (11.54%) SAP CO
8 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (11.54%) SAP FI
8 6 (11.54%) Marketing
9 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
9 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
9 5 (9.62%) Retail Banking
9 5 (9.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
9 5 (9.62%) Electronics
10 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.69%) General Ledger
10 4 (7.69%) ERP
10 4 (7.69%) MS Visio

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) SAP CO
1 6 (11.54%) SAP FI
1 6 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (9.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (5.77%) SAP FI-AP
3 3 (5.77%) SAP SRM
4 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (3.85%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.92%) MS Access
3 1 (1.92%) OLAP
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.92%) QlikView
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 7 (13.46%) Banking
3 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
4 6 (11.54%) Marketing
4 6 (11.54%) Retail
5 5 (9.62%) Electronics
5 5 (9.62%) Retail Banking
6 4 (7.69%) General Ledger
7 2 (3.85%) Back Office
7 2 (3.85%) Billing
7 2 (3.85%) Law
7 2 (3.85%) Legal
8 1 (1.92%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) Migration
4 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
5 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
6 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.69%) ERP
6 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.77%) BPEL
7 3 (5.77%) ETL
7 3 (5.77%) Project Management
7 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.77%) UML
7 3 (5.77%) Use Case
7 3 (5.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.69%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) ACCA
4 1 (1.92%) CIMA
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.77%) PMO
2 2 (3.85%) IFRS
2 2 (3.85%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.92%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) SAP
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Anaplan
3 2 (3.85%) Hyperion
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.92%) Trillium
4 1 (1.92%) Workday
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