Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £290 per day in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Business Analyst
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - +23 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 9.78% - 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% - 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
High Wycombe median daily rate £290 - £238
10th Percentile £243 - £231
90th Percentile £368 - £246
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate £26.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.00 - -

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 90 64 100
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.83% 95.52% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 38 62
High Wycombe median daily rate £350 £310 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -20.00% +49.04%
10th Percentile £107 £106 £166
90th Percentile £500 £499 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 6
High Wycombe median hourly rate £26.87 £11.13 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.48% -47.02% +90.91%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.97 £9.36
90th Percentile £43.46 £51.20 £40.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in High Wycombe

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in High Wycombe

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in High Wycombe over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in High Wycombe

Business 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 Business Analyst in High Wycombe.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in High Wycombe

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Business 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 High Wycombe region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) PMP
2 5 (55.56%) PMI Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (44.44%) DMAIC
3 4 (44.44%) Facilities Management
3 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
3 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
3 4 (44.44%) Contingency Planning
3 4 (44.44%) PMO
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) CMS
5 2 (22.22%) B2B
5 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
5 2 (22.22%) Drupal
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) SaaS
6 1 (11.11%) Social Media
6 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing

Business 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 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Flash
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Contingency Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) DMAIC
2 4 (44.44%) Facilities Management
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) B2B
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
5 1 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (11.11%) B2C
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) PMI Certification
1 5 (55.56%) PMP
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PMO
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) SAP