The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 22 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.

Analyst
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 150 250 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.79% 26.10% 21.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.31% 27.11% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 110 122
Median daily rate £325 £353 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.80% +4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £428 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 21
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.96 £8.50 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 980 922 1186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.65% 96.24% 96.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 488 599
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 40
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -40.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £19.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst 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 22 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
Milton Keynes -7 111 £338 -10.00% 15
High Wycombe +1 4 £218 -11.22% 3
Marlow +2 3 £150 -10.44% 5
Aylesbury -2 2 £110 -66.66% 1
Beaconsfield - 2 - -
Amersham +1 1 - - 1
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 91 (27.16%) Finance
2 68 (20.30%) Security Cleared
3 65 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (17.91%) Windows
4 60 (17.91%) SC Cleared
5 46 (13.73%) ITIL
6 43 (12.84%) Microsoft
6 43 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (11.94%) Active Directory
8 39 (11.64%) Banking
9 38 (11.34%) Business Analysis
10 37 (11.04%) SQL
10 37 (11.04%) Microsoft Excel
11 33 (9.85%) Incident Management
12 32 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (9.55%) Microsoft Office
13 29 (8.66%) SLA
13 29 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
14 24 (7.16%) Firewall
14 24 (7.16%) ISEB
15 23 (6.87%) Project Management
15 23 (6.87%) Remedy
16 22 (6.57%) Cisco
16 22 (6.57%) Change Management
16 22 (6.57%) PMO
17 20 (5.97%) Data Centre
18 19 (5.67%) JIRA
18 19 (5.67%) SAP
18 19 (5.67%) Oracle
19 17 (5.07%) Cisco Certification

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 11 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.39%) IIS
2 8 (2.39%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.09%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (1.49%) SAS
6 4 (1.19%) Confluence
6 4 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.90%) LiveCycle
7 3 (0.90%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (0.90%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.30%) CICS
Applications
1 37 (11.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (9.55%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.39%) Temenos T24
2 4 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.90%) Staffware
4 2 (0.60%) Maximo
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.30%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.79%) Office 365
2 5 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.16%) Firewall
2 15 (4.48%) DNS
2 15 (4.48%) WAN
3 10 (2.99%) ATM
4 8 (2.39%) Ethernet
4 8 (2.39%) LAN
4 8 (2.39%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.39%) VoIP
5 7 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (2.09%) Internet
6 6 (1.79%) DHCP
6 6 (1.79%) SAN
7 5 (1.49%) NAS
8 4 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.19%) LDAP
8 4 (1.19%) Network Security
9 3 (0.90%) TACACS
9 3 (0.90%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.69%) PowerPivot
3 7 (2.09%) Apache Hive
3 7 (2.09%) DB2
3 7 (2.09%) Hadoop
3 7 (2.09%) Impala
4 6 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 5 (1.49%) Big Data
5 5 (1.49%) Data Lake
6 4 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.90%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.60%) MS Access
9 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.30%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (5.67%) JIRA
2 8 (2.39%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.49%) Selenium
5 4 (1.19%) SonarQube
5 4 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.90%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.60%) Calabash
7 2 (0.60%) Introscope
7 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.30%) Appium
8 1 (0.30%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.30%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.30%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.30%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.30%) XMLSpy
General
1 91 (27.16%) Finance
2 39 (11.64%) Banking
3 12 (3.58%) Retail
4 10 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.69%) Marketing
6 4 (1.19%) Electronics
6 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.30%) Automotive
9 1 (0.30%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.69%) .NET
2 6 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (1.49%) SOAP
4 4 (1.19%) HTML
5 3 (0.90%) CSS
5 3 (0.90%) HTML5
5 3 (0.90%) Web Services
5 3 (0.90%) XML
6 2 (0.60%) CSS3
6 2 (0.60%) Middleware
6 2 (0.60%) REST
7 1 (0.30%) Laravel
7 1 (0.30%) Node.js
7 1 (0.30%) WSDL
7 1 (0.30%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.97%) Data Centre
3 9 (2.69%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.39%) IVR
4 8 (2.39%) User Experience
5 6 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.79%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.49%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.49%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.19%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.60%) Replication
9 2 (0.60%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.60%) Social Media
10 1 (0.30%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.30%) Handset
10 1 (0.30%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.30%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 60 (17.91%) Windows
2 15 (4.48%) Unix
3 14 (4.18%) Windows Vista
4 12 (3.58%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.39%) Linux
6 8 (2.39%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.09%) Windows 10
7 7 (2.09%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.19%) Windows NT
10 3 (0.90%) zOS
11 2 (0.60%) AIX
11 2 (0.60%) MVS
12 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.30%) Solaris
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (13.73%) ITIL
3 38 (11.34%) Business Analysis
4 33 (9.85%) Incident Management
5 32 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (6.87%) Project Management
8 22 (6.57%) Change Management
9 16 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (4.48%) Service Management
10 15 (4.48%) Workflow
11 14 (4.18%) Analytics
11 14 (4.18%) PRINCE2
11 14 (4.18%) SDLC
11 14 (4.18%) Test Scripting
11 14 (4.18%) User Stories
11 14 (4.18%) Waterfall
12 13 (3.88%) Problem Management
12 13 (3.88%) Scrum
13 12 (3.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 37 (11.04%) SQL
2 15 (4.48%) Java
3 14 (4.18%) VBA
4 7 (2.09%) PowerShell
5 6 (1.79%) Scala
6 4 (1.19%) C#
7 3 (0.90%) Python
7 3 (0.90%) R
8 2 (0.60%) C
8 2 (0.60%) Groovy
8 2 (0.60%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.60%) Ruby
8 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.60%) VB
9 1 (0.30%) COBOL
9 1 (0.30%) JCL
9 1 (0.30%) PHP
9 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (20.30%) Security Cleared
2 60 (17.91%) SC Cleared
3 24 (7.16%) ISEB
4 17 (5.07%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (4.78%) DV Cleared
6 15 (4.48%) ISTQB
7 14 (4.18%) CCNA
8 11 (3.28%) Degree
9 7 (2.09%) CCNP
9 7 (2.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.79%) CEH
10 6 (1.79%) CREST Certified
10 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.79%) OSCP
11 5 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.49%) MCSA
12 4 (1.19%) CISSP
12 4 (1.19%) GCIA
12 4 (1.19%) GCIH
12 4 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.66%) SLA
2 22 (6.57%) PMO
3 10 (2.99%) QA
4 8 (2.39%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.60%) EFQM
6 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.30%) HL7
6 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.39%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (1.49%) UAG
3 5 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.19%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.30%) Firmware
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.19%) CA Wily
3 3 (0.90%) SCCM
4 2 (0.60%) Ansible
4 2 (0.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.60%) Oozie
4 2 (0.60%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.30%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.30%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.30%) OVSD
Vendors
1 43 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.87%) Remedy
3 22 (6.57%) Cisco
4 19 (5.67%) Oracle
4 19 (5.67%) SAP
5 15 (4.48%) F5
5 15 (4.48%) HP
6 10 (2.99%) Avaya
7 9 (2.69%) VMware
8 8 (2.39%) Citrix
9 7 (2.09%) Juniper
10 5 (1.49%) Cognos
10 5 (1.49%) Forcepoint
11 4 (1.19%) ArcSight
11 4 (1.19%) CA
11 4 (1.19%) Temenos
12 3 (0.90%) Adobe
12 3 (0.90%) Compaq
12 3 (0.90%) Computacenter
12 3 (0.90%) IBM
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