The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Financial Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Analysis over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Financial Analysis
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 613 592
Rank change year-on-year +28 -21  
Contract jobs citing Financial Analysis 25 38 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.071% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.085% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 35
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £450
% change year-on-year -3.57% -22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 - -

Financial Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39769 44877 44538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.43% 83.33% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25882 29740 28602
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1055 1093 1231
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.83 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Financial Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Financial Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analysis in the UK

Financial Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analysis in the UK

Financial Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analysis over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Analysis in the UK

Financial Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Analysis in the UK

Financial Analysis
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +25 23 £450 +12.50% 16
West Midlands +23 5 £325 -24.63% 1
London +2 5 £475 +6.74% 10
North West +26 4 - - 1
South East +25 4 £500 +31.14% 3
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Manchester - 4 - -
Berkshire +21 3 £500 +17.64% 2
East Midlands - 3 - -
North East +75 2 £325 - 1
Hampshire +7 2 £425 +25.92%
City of London - 2 £525 - 2
Nottingham - 2 - -
Warwick - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Scotland +32 1 £275 -16.66%
Birmingham +15 1 £325 -13.33% 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £275 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Financial Analysis.

1 49 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (22.45%) Project Management
4 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
6 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
7 8 (16.33%) WFM
7 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
7 8 (16.33%) Business Process Modelling
8 7 (14.29%) Change Management
8 7 (14.29%) CIMA
8 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (14.29%) ACCA
9 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
9 6 (12.24%) Financial Modelling
9 6 (12.24%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 5 (10.20%) Performance Management
10 5 (10.20%) Degree
10 5 (10.20%) Workflow
10 5 (10.20%) SAP
11 4 (8.16%) Marketing
11 4 (8.16%) Product Management
11 4 (8.16%) PMO
12 3 (6.12%) Customer Requirements
12 3 (6.12%) IFRS
12 3 (6.12%) GitHub
12 3 (6.12%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (6.12%) Process Improvement

Financial Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.12%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.04%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) GitHub
1 3 (6.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.08%) MS Access
1 2 (4.08%) OLAP
2 1 (2.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (2.04%) Essbase
2 1 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Smart View
2 1 (2.04%) Power BI
2 1 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (2.04%) QlikView
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 49 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.16%) Marketing
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Legal
5 2 (4.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (2.04%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Analyst
2 14 (28.57%) Financial Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Accountant
6 4 (8.16%) Project Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Finance Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Procurement Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Procurement Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Project Accountant
8 2 (4.08%) Change Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Change Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Project Change Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Project Office Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) SAP Financial Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Flash
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) PMI
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Project Management
1 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
3 8 (16.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
3 8 (16.33%) WFM
4 7 (14.29%) Change Management
5 6 (12.24%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 6 (12.24%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (10.20%) Performance Management
6 5 (10.20%) Workflow
7 4 (8.16%) Product Management
8 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Business Development
8 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.12%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (6.12%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.12%) Transition Management
9 2 (4.08%) Indirect Procurement
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.04%) PHP
2 1 (2.04%) Python
2 1 (2.04%) R
2 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) ACCA
1 7 (14.29%) CIMA
2 5 (10.20%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.08%) PMP
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) MBA
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) PMO
2 3 (6.12%) GAAP
2 3 (6.12%) IFRS
3 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.08%) QA
3 2 (4.08%) SLA
4 1 (2.04%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) SAP
3 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Alteryx
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos
5 1 (2.04%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Tableau
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
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