The median contractor rate for a Financial Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Finance Analyst
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 41 41 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 2 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.58% 0.62% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.65% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
Median daily rate £425 £400 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -7.19%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 332 307 388
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 95.95% 95.05% 97.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 212 270
Median daily rate £418 £375 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% -10.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £140.00 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in Swindon

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analyst in Swindon

Financial Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Analyst in Swindon

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Swindon region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) General Ledger
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) OLAP
2 4 (80.00%) Financial Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) IFRS
2 4 (80.00%) IFRS 9
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) AAT
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) OLAP
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Financial Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) AAT
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) IFRS
1 4 (80.00%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Sun