Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 12 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +23
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 9 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 9.18% 9.09% -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.68% 9.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
High Wycombe median daily rate £400 £290 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate £37.00 £28.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -

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 93 76 59
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.90% 98.70% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 41
High Wycombe median daily rate £375 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £107 £235
90th Percentile £513 £521 £510
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 7
High Wycombe median hourly rate £18.85 £16.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.81% -40.74% +28.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £9.72
90th Percentile £51.28 £44.42 £48.80
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year -18.55% +23.21% -

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 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 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) APMP
3 2 (22.22%) Drupal
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Life Science
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Informatics

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
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
General
1 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Life Science
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) APMP
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com