Period
to 19 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £416 per day in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 6 months to 19 February 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.

Business Analyst
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 10 8
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 4.50% 8.42% 7.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 8.79% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
High Wycombe median daily rate £416 £308 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.37% -8.89% +13.45%
10th Percentile £384 £285 £243
90th Percentile £451 £373 £401
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £378
% change year-on-year +3.03% +9.27% +5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
High Wycombe median hourly rate - £26.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.21% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £26.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year - -21.21% -

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 108 91 62
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.30% 95.79% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 47 29
High Wycombe median daily rate £338 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +5.69% -5.38%
10th Percentile £159 £148 £105
90th Percentile £475 £460 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 20
High Wycombe median hourly rate £30.50 £27.00 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.96% +142.70% -29.14%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £10.26
90th Percentile £48.00 £48.00 £37.70
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% +25.00% -3.45%

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 19 February 2019, 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 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Web Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) APMP
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) ACCA

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 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) APMP
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ACCA
3 1 (20.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google