Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £305 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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.

Data Analyst
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 84 70
Rank change year-on-year -27 -14 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 23 21 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.01% 1.27% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.37% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 28
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £305 £425 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.24% +27.82% +20.91%
10th Percentile £250 £200 £221
90th Percentile £338 £475 £425
South East median daily rate £363 £396 £333
% change year-on-year -8.34% +18.95% +33.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £34.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.71% - -
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.38
% change year-on-year -13.16% +16.03% +3.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,149 1,536 2,282
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 92.98% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,000 816 1,132
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £219 £230
90th Percentile £538 £563 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 75 98
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.23
90th Percentile £29.46 £38.75 £30.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.26% +21.88%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Data 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 Data Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -30 19 £305 -29.28% 3
High Wycombe -9 4 - -
Data Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Data 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 Data Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (52.17%) Data Analysis
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (34.78%) CRM
4 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (17.39%) Logistics
6 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
6 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) SAP
6 4 (17.39%) XML
6 4 (17.39%) SAP BW
7 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Change Management
7 3 (13.04%) Finance
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) Power BI
8 2 (8.70%) PMO
8 2 (8.70%) DevOps
8 2 (8.70%) Customer Insight
8 2 (8.70%) R
8 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
8 2 (8.70%) Project Governance
8 2 (8.70%) Pharmacovigilance

Data 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 2 (8.70%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (17.39%) SAP BW
2 3 (13.04%) Power BI
3 2 (8.70%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) Data Lake
4 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.35%) MS Access
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Data Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Logistics
3 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Insight
5 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Document Management
5 2 (8.70%) Project Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Demand Forecasting
6 1 (4.35%) Scorecard
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) R
2 2 (8.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.70%) PMO
2 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau