The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 225 332 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.28% 24.56% 26.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.95% 25.62% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 185 177
Median daily rate £350 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £227 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 24
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.50 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.08 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.34 £14.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -2.03%
Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
835 1296 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.82% 95.86% 95.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 696 650
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 45
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.14 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.61% +34.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £30.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +1 181 £350 +7.69% 15
High Wycombe +8 8 £308 +33.69% 3
Buckingham -4 1 - -
Aylesbury -7 1 £330 +22.67% 1
Amersham - 1 £450 - 1
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 146 (29.61%) Finance
2 114 (23.12%) Banking
3 75 (15.21%) Business Analysis
4 69 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (13.39%) Windows
6 64 (12.98%) ITIL
7 60 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
8 59 (11.97%) Migration
9 58 (11.76%) MS Office
10 47 (9.53%) Retail
10 47 (9.53%) SQL
10 47 (9.53%) Microsoft
11 46 (9.33%) Security Cleared
12 43 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
12 43 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
12 43 (8.72%) Project Management
13 42 (8.52%) Active Directory
14 39 (7.91%) Change Management
15 37 (7.51%) SC Cleared
15 37 (7.51%) SAP
16 36 (7.30%) Data Analysis
17 34 (6.90%) Data Migration
18 32 (6.49%) Oracle
18 32 (6.49%) Java
19 30 (6.09%) Telecoms
19 30 (6.09%) PRINCE2
20 29 (5.88%) MS Excel
20 29 (5.88%) IBM
21 28 (5.68%) Systems Analysis
22 27 (5.48%) Waterfall

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 13 (2.64%) Tomcat
2 8 (1.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.62%) SAS
3 7 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.81%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.41%) CICS
6 2 (0.41%) Documentum
6 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.20%) CMS
7 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 58 (11.76%) MS Office
2 29 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 16 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.61%) MS Project
6 2 (0.41%) SPSS
7 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.42%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.81%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.20%) Staffware
6 1 (0.20%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.61%) Office 365
2 2 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.45%) Firewall
2 16 (3.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (2.03%) MPLS
4 9 (1.83%) BGP
5 8 (1.62%) ATM
5 8 (1.62%) FTP
5 8 (1.62%) VPN
6 7 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.81%) Network Security
7 4 (0.81%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.61%) Internet
8 3 (0.61%) LAN
8 3 (0.61%) Multicast
8 3 (0.61%) OSPF
8 3 (0.61%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.61%) WAN
9 2 (0.41%) Intranet
9 2 (0.41%) PBX
9 2 (0.41%) VoIP
10 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (2.84%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.23%) PowerCenter
4 9 (1.83%) DB2
5 8 (1.62%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.62%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.42%) Big Data
6 7 (1.42%) QlikView
6 7 (1.42%) SAP BI
7 4 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.81%) MySQL
7 4 (0.81%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.61%) Power BI
8 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 8 (1.62%) Log4j
2 7 (1.42%) JIRA
2 7 (1.42%) Selenium
3 6 (1.22%) HP UFT
4 4 (0.81%) Maven
4 4 (0.81%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.61%) ChangeMan
5 3 (0.61%) ERwin
6 2 (0.41%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.20%) Ant
7 1 (0.20%) Introscope
7 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 146 (29.61%) Finance
2 114 (23.12%) Banking
3 47 (9.53%) Retail
4 30 (6.09%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.65%) Marketing
6 14 (2.84%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.64%) Electronics
8 11 (2.23%) Automotive
9 7 (1.42%) German Language
10 5 (1.01%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.81%) Cantonese Language
11 4 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
11 4 (0.81%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.81%) Wholesale Banking
12 3 (0.61%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.61%) Legal
12 3 (0.61%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.41%) Games
14 1 (0.20%) French Language
14 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.46%) XML
2 13 (2.64%) J2SE
3 12 (2.43%) XSLT
4 8 (1.62%) HTML
4 8 (1.62%) ISPF
4 8 (1.62%) XML Schema
5 7 (1.42%) .NET
6 5 (1.01%) JSP
7 4 (0.81%) CSS
7 4 (0.81%) Spring
8 3 (0.61%) Java EE
9 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.20%) Ajax
10 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.20%) jQuery
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 17 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.84%) Security Operations Centre
5 12 (2.43%) Credit Risk
6 10 (2.03%) Cyberthreat
7 9 (1.83%) Blackberry
7 9 (1.83%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (1.22%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.22%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.01%) AS400
9 5 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.01%) Statistics
10 4 (0.81%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.61%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.61%) EPoS
11 3 (0.61%) HACMP
11 3 (0.61%) iSeries
11 3 (0.61%) Streaming Video
11 3 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (13.39%) Windows
2 25 (5.07%) Linux
3 22 (4.46%) Unix
4 14 (2.84%) Windows 7
4 14 (2.84%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.03%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.01%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.61%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.61%) zOS
11 2 (0.41%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.41%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.20%) MVS
12 1 (0.20%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (15.21%) Business Analysis
2 69 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (12.98%) ITIL
4 59 (11.97%) Migration
5 43 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
5 43 (8.72%) Project Management
5 43 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (7.91%) Change Management
7 36 (7.30%) Data Analysis
8 34 (6.90%) Data Migration
9 30 (6.09%) PRINCE2
10 28 (5.68%) Systems Analysis
11 27 (5.48%) Waterfall
12 24 (4.87%) Cybersecurity
12 24 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (4.46%) Test Scripting
14 21 (4.26%) Incident Management
15 20 (4.06%) ERP
15 20 (4.06%) Service Management
16 19 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (9.53%) SQL
2 32 (6.49%) Java
3 20 (4.06%) C#
4 18 (3.65%) VB
5 17 (3.45%) Python
6 14 (2.84%) JCL
7 11 (2.23%) Bash Shell
8 10 (2.03%) JavaScript
8 10 (2.03%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.62%) REXX
10 7 (1.42%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.22%) VBA
12 4 (0.81%) C
12 4 (0.81%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.61%) COBOL
14 1 (0.20%) C++
14 1 (0.20%) PHP
14 1 (0.20%) R
14 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (9.33%) Security Cleared
2 37 (7.51%) SC Cleared
3 23 (4.67%) ISEB
4 18 (3.65%) CISSP
5 17 (3.45%) DV Cleared
6 12 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.23%) ISTQB
8 10 (2.03%) Degree
9 9 (1.83%) CEH
9 9 (1.83%) CISM
9 9 (1.83%) GCIA
9 9 (1.83%) GCIH
9 9 (1.83%) GIAC
10 8 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.01%) MCP
12 3 (0.61%) CCNA
12 3 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.41%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.67%) SLA
2 16 (3.25%) QA
3 8 (1.62%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.81%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (8.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.62%) Time Sharing Option
2 8 (1.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (2.43%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.23%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.81%) SCCM
4 3 (0.61%) Control-M
5 2 (0.41%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.41%) Nessus
5 2 (0.41%) OVSD
6 1 (0.20%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.20%) PaperCut
6 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 47 (9.53%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.51%) SAP
3 32 (6.49%) Oracle
4 29 (5.88%) IBM
5 25 (5.07%) HP
6 17 (3.45%) Remedy
7 13 (2.64%) Cisco
8 12 (2.43%) IFS
9 8 (1.62%) Huawei
10 6 (1.22%) Citrix
11 5 (1.01%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.81%) Symantec
12 4 (0.81%) Temenos
12 4 (0.81%) Teradata
13 3 (0.61%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.61%) Informatica
13 3 (0.61%) Reuters
13 3 (0.61%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.61%) VMware
14 2 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 6-12 months initial contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: Up to £215 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 17 days ago