Period
to 22 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £284 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.

Business Analyst
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 8 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 11.94% 13.33% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.11% 13.79% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
High Wycombe median daily rate £284 £280 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.34% -5.88% -23.23%
10th Percentile £277 £211 £251
90th Percentile £324 £386 £362
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £398 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -0.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 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% -

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 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 22 May 2018, Business 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 Business Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (12.50%) PMO
4 1 (12.50%) Kaizen
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Facilities Management
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) PMP
4 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning

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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) DMAIC
4 1 (12.50%) Facilities Management
4 1 (12.50%) Kaizen
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft