Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 6 months to 14 August 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.

Analyst
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 3 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 22 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 28.57% 15.94% 17.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.56% 16.18% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 10
High Wycombe median daily rate £275 £220 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -22.81% -18.57%
10th Percentile £205 £122 £229
90th Percentile £326 £288 £426
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £315 £338 £375
% change year-on-year -6.67% -10.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 1
High Wycombe median hourly rate £33.50 £28.93 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -12.33% +109.52%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.50 £17.40 £14.00
% change year-on-year -22.41% +24.29% -

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 72 68 82
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.51% 98.55% 97.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 64
High Wycombe median daily rate £371 £235 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.66% -36.49% -1.33%
10th Percentile £209 £101 £243
90th Percentile £527 £514 £480
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 4
High Wycombe median hourly rate £32.50 £18.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.08% -47.10% +146.43%
10th Percentile £15.05 £11.06 £17.78
90th Percentile £51.55 £32.80 £49.45
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year -15.94% +23.21% -2.42%

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 14 August 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in High Wycombe over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in High Wycombe

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
3 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (18.18%) Virtual Team
4 4 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.64%) Life Science
5 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
5 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 3 (13.64%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
6 2 (9.09%) Pharmacovigilance
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) Capita
7 1 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Statistics
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Finance

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 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.55%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
General
1 8 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 3 (13.64%) Life Science
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
3 4 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
4 3 (13.64%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Coaching
6 1 (4.55%) Data Privacy
6 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.55%) Decision-Making
6 1 (4.55%) Due Diligence
6 1 (4.55%) Internal Audit
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CCA
2 1 (4.55%) CCAA
2 1 (4.55%) CCENT
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Capita
2 1 (4.55%) Apple
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.55%) Symantec