Period
to 20 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Analyst was £295 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 20 October 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.

IT Analyst
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 116 93
Rank change year-on-year +9 -23 +12
Contract jobs requiring an IT Analyst 10 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.56% 0.71% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.75% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 5
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £295 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.23% -7.14% +0.36%
10th Percentile £186 £273 £163
90th Percentile £468 £425 £390
South East median daily rate £263 £310 £338
% change year-on-year -15.32% -8.15% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 - £15.25
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £12.29 £14.50
% change year-on-year +26.12% -15.24% +8.61%

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 1,691 2,144 1,665
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.52% 95.59% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 919 960 874
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £215 £215 £225
90th Percentile £556 £530 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 121 73
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.55% +18.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.70 £45.00 £37.10
South East median hourly rate £20.12 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.79% -5.26% +5.56%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in Buckinghamshire

IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Analyst in Buckinghamshire

IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Analyst in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Analyst in Buckinghamshire

IT Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Analyst in Buckinghamshire

IT 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 IT Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 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 +8 7 £215 -33.85% 2
High Wycombe -2 2 £450 +260.00% 3
IT Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Splunk
5 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Office 365
5 1 (10.00%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring

IT 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (10.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Qualys
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk