The median contractor rate for a Financial Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 26 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 52 62
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 3 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.48% 0.73% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.75% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 16
Median daily rate £375 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.81%  
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 Wales. 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
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 598 534 825
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.45% 96.91% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 348 561
Median daily rate £363 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 34 38
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.00 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.23% -5.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.10 £35.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in Wales

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analyst in Wales

Financial Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
South Wales -7 3 £375 +7.14%
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP