Period
to 22 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £260 per day in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 6 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 21 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 31.34% 23.33% 13.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.43% 24.14% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 7
High Wycombe median daily rate £260 £235 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.64% -4.08% -19.67%
10th Percentile £108 £160 £148
90th Percentile £303 £350 £360
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £315 £345 £363
% change year-on-year -8.70% -4.83% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
High Wycombe median hourly rate £22.93 £31.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.20% -4.55% +120.00%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.40 £13.75
% change year-on-year -28.16% +26.55% +19.57%

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 61 58 94
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.04% 96.67% 98.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 70
High Wycombe median daily rate £325 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -28.57% -
10th Percentile £153 £108 £180
90th Percentile £485 £414 £480
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 5
High Wycombe median hourly rate £26.87 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.33% +17.65% +56.32%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £12.51
90th Percentile £48.30 £33.00 £46.20
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -14.85% +10.00% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (23.81%) PMO
3 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
3 4 (19.05%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
3 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) PMP
3 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
4 3 (14.29%) Finance
4 3 (14.29%) DMAIC
4 3 (14.29%) Facilities Management
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (9.52%) Kaizen
5 2 (9.52%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (9.52%) Pharmacovigilance
5 2 (9.52%) French Language
5 2 (9.52%) Retail
5 2 (9.52%) Management Information System

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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (4.76%) QlikView
General
1 5 (23.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) French Language
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (4.76%) FMCG
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
2 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (19.05%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
2 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
3 3 (14.29%) DMAIC
3 3 (14.29%) Facilities Management
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (9.52%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Kaizen
4 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
1 4 (19.05%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) CCAA
2 1 (4.76%) CCENT
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec