Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Data Analyst
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 90 85
Rank change year-on-year -22 -5 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 20 24 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.93% 1.20% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.26% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 23
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £150 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £138 £225 £201
90th Percentile £222 £475 £475
South East median daily rate £313 £350 £393
% change year-on-year -10.71% -10.83% +22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 - £15.75
10th Percentile £18.50 - £13.78
90th Percentile £19.50 - £18.33
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -18.42% +8.57% +16.67%

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 2037 1905 2441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 95.01% 95.44% 96.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 930 992 1195
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £225 £234 £234
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 69 91
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.21% -6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.00 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £58.25 £44.80 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14% +1.29%

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 July 2017. 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 -31 7 £207 -44.12% 1
Marlow - 4 £150 -
Beaconsfield - 2 - -
High Wycombe +4 1 £215 -10.42% 1
Data Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, 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 11 (55.00%) SQL
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 9 (45.00%) VBA
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (45.00%) PowerPivot
3 9 (45.00%) Data Extraction
3 9 (45.00%) Dashboard Development
4 7 (35.00%) Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.00%) Cognos
6 3 (15.00%) R
6 3 (15.00%) PMO
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) JIRA
7 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Retail
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) CIMA
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow Management
8 1 (5.00%) Economics
8 1 (5.00%) Facilities Management
8 1 (5.00%) Degree
8 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
8 1 (5.00%) CAFM
8 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.00%) MS Access

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 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) PowerPivot
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) Impala
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 9 (45.00%) Dashboard Development
2 9 (45.00%) Data Extraction
3 7 (35.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Business Forecasting
4 1 (5.00%) CAFM
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Economics
4 1 (5.00%) Facilities Management
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Scorecard
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) VBA
3 3 (15.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ACCA
1 1 (5.00%) CIMA
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) Mapinfo
3 1 (5.00%) Temenos