The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the High Wycombe region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 2 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.83% 8.33% 5.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.74% 8.33% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £338 £298 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.44% -27.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £256 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £340 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23 36 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 95.83% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 35
Median daily rate £325 £280 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £100 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 9
Median hourly rate £11.13 £14.40 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.74% +22.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Business 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 High Wycombe region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Military
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (20.00%) Validation

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Military
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
1 2 (40.00%) User Stories
1 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft