The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £228 per day in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 4 8 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 12.50% 2.56% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.50% 2.63% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £228 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £46.20 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.58% +12.67%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
High Wycombe
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 24 38 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 100.00% 97.44% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 35
Median daily rate £250 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £100 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Median hourly rate £11.13 £14.40 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.74% -4.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in High Wycombe.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in High Wycombe

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Entry
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Management
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Use Case
2 2 (25.00%) User Stories
2 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Entry
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
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