Period
to 21 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 21 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 21.00% 34.44% 19.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.65% 35.23% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 7
High Wycombe median daily rate £300 £255 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -17.07% +29.47%
10th Percentile £143 £153 £190
90th Percentile £440 £329 £379
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £300 £325 £345
% change year-on-year -7.69% -5.80% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
High Wycombe median hourly rate £12.50 £27.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.70% -18.18% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £25.93 £31.20
90th Percentile £13.75 £29.00 £35.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57% -8.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe. 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
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies in High Wycombe with a recognized job title 97 88 59
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 97.78% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 48 31
High Wycombe median daily rate £375 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £206 £148 £105
90th Percentile £497 £459 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 18
High Wycombe median hourly rate £15.00 £27.00 £13.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +106.70% -9.91%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.46 £10.17
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.50 £42.80
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -17.14% +20.69% +3.57%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in High Wycombe

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in High Wycombe

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in High Wycombe over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in High Wycombe

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in High Wycombe

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 High Wycombe region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (23.81%) Marketing
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (14.29%) Finance
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Retail
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) JIRA
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Infographics
6 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (9.52%) PMO
7 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (9.52%) APMP
7 2 (9.52%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Drupal
7 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile App

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) 802.11
1 2 (9.52%) Broadband
1 2 (9.52%) DOCSIS
1 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Infographics
4 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.52%) Content Management
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Web Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) APMP
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) GxP
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Apple
1 2 (9.52%) Planview
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) IFS