Period
to 17 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an HR Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 August 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.

Human Resources Analyst
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 751 717 688
Rank change year-on-year -34 -29 +26
Contract jobs requiring an HR Analyst 146 141 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 83 144
UK median daily rate £400 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +7.33% -
10th Percentile £278 £264 £250
90th Percentile £494 £548 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
UK median hourly rate £24.25 £16.06 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.00% -26.16% +2.04%
10th Percentile £16.14 £13.80 £17.50
90th Percentile £43.00 £24.66 £30.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £14.53 £33.00
% change year-on-year +27.32% -55.97% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97,761 90,923 103,351
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.98% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,013 59,062 67,380
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.13% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,131 2,801 3,129
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% -1.58% +6.29%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.75 £10.37
90th Percentile £48.00 £49.00 £46.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +9.73%

HR Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HR Analyst in the UK

HR Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HR Analyst in the UK

HR Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HR Analyst over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HR Analyst in the UK

HR Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HR Analyst.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HR Analyst in the UK

HR Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HR Analyst over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HR Analyst in the UK

HR Analyst
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HR Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -36 139 £400 -3.03% 11
UK excluding London +14 97 £375 - 5
London -53 49 £425 +2.41% 7
South East +12 36 £375 -6.25%
North of England -10 24 £350 -6.67% 1
East of England -1 16 £444 +27.70% 1
Yorkshire -2 14 £350 -13.04% 1
Midlands 0 12 £391 +9.82% 2
West Midlands -10 12 £391 +11.79% 2
North West -13 10 £300 -20.00%
Scotland -40 5 - - 1
South West -22 3 - -
Wales - 1 - -

HR Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, HR 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 featuring HR Analyst in the job title.

1 39 (26.71%) SAP
2 32 (21.92%) Finance
2 32 (21.92%) Workday
2 32 (21.92%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (20.55%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (17.81%) Business Analysis
5 24 (16.44%) Microsoft Excel
6 21 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (13.01%) SuccessFactors
8 17 (11.64%) Microsoft
9 16 (10.96%) SAP HR
10 15 (10.27%) Migration
11 14 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (9.59%) Project Management
12 13 (8.90%) Management Information System
12 13 (8.90%) ERP
12 13 (8.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (8.90%) Power BI
13 12 (8.22%) Analytics
13 12 (8.22%) Oracle
13 12 (8.22%) Change Management
13 12 (8.22%) Data Analysis
14 11 (7.53%) Data Management
14 11 (7.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 11 (7.53%) Degree
14 11 (7.53%) Data Modelling
14 11 (7.53%) Data Migration
15 10 (6.85%) Data Privacy
16 9 (6.16%) Retail

HR Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (0.68%) Confluence
1 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (16.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (7.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (6.16%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (10.96%) SAP HR
2 7 (4.79%) SAP Payroll
3 5 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (3.42%) ResourceLink
4 4 (2.74%) iTrent
5 2 (1.37%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.37%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.01%) SuccessFactors
2 9 (6.16%) SaaS
3 2 (1.37%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.68%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.90%) Power BI
2 4 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (2.74%) SAP BW
3 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.05%) MS Access
4 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) LSMW
General
1 32 (21.92%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Retail
3 8 (5.48%) Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Legal
5 3 (2.05%) Publishing
6 2 (1.37%) Law
6 2 (1.37%) Marketing
6 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.05%) XML
1 3 (2.05%) XSLT
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.92%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.05%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.05%) User Experience
5 2 (1.37%) APACS
5 2 (1.37%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.37%) Life Science
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.55%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (17.81%) Business Analysis
3 21 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (10.27%) Migration
5 14 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (9.59%) Project Management
6 13 (8.90%) ERP
6 13 (8.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (8.22%) Analytics
7 12 (8.22%) Change Management
7 12 (8.22%) Data Analysis
8 11 (7.53%) Data Management
8 11 (7.53%) Data Migration
8 11 (7.53%) Data Modelling
9 10 (6.85%) Data Privacy
10 9 (6.16%) Data Mapping
11 8 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (5.48%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.79%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.11%) SQL
2 5 (3.42%) VB
3 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) HNC
2 1 (0.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.42%) GDPR
3 4 (2.74%) ISO 14001
3 4 (2.74%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.05%) QA
5 2 (1.37%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 39 (26.71%) SAP
2 32 (21.92%) Workday
3 17 (11.64%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.22%) Oracle
5 5 (3.42%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.05%) HP
6 3 (2.05%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.68%) Apple
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.68%) Capita
7 1 (0.68%) Ceridian
7 1 (0.68%) Cognos
7 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.68%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.68%) Northgate
7 1 (0.68%) Remedy
7 1 (0.68%) Sage