Period
to 23 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an HR Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 737 698 639
Rank change year-on-year -39 -59 +62
Contract jobs requiring an HR Analyst 133 139 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 90 165
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.09%
10th Percentile £230 £238 £263
90th Percentile £488 £539 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +6.78% -1.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £20.36 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.63% +1.83% -9.11%
10th Percentile £20.15 £15.16 £17.95
90th Percentile £43.75 £24.66 £27.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £16.06 £33.00
% change year-on-year +93.03% -51.33% +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 95,060 86,949 101,432
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.95% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,233 56,238 65,870
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,065 2,873 3,092
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% -6.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.14 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.58 £19.63
% change year-on-year -0.46% -10.42% +17.16%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -38 130 £400 - 18
UK excluding London -1 89 £394 +6.78% 15
London -89 44 £400 - 6
South East -9 35 £396 -6.76% 5
North of England -8 30 £369 -1.67% 4
North West -10 18 £363 -3.33% 2
East of England +13 13 £450 - 2
Yorkshire -8 11 £388 +14.39% 2
West Midlands -20 7 £391 +15.93%
Midlands -22 7 £391 +13.82% 1
South West 0 2 - -
Scotland -44 2 - - 3
North East +2 1 £425 -

HR Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 34 (25.56%) Finance
2 30 (22.56%) SAP
3 28 (21.05%) Workday
4 27 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (19.55%) Business Analysis
6 25 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (15.04%) Oracle
8 18 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (12.78%) SuccessFactors
9 17 (12.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (10.53%) Project Management
12 13 (9.77%) SAP HR
12 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Excel
13 11 (8.27%) ERP
13 11 (8.27%) Data Modelling
13 11 (8.27%) Oracle EBS
13 11 (8.27%) Analytics
14 10 (7.52%) GDPR
14 10 (7.52%) Data Analysis
15 9 (6.77%) Change Management
15 9 (6.77%) Retail
16 8 (6.02%) Migration
16 8 (6.02%) SaaS
17 7 (5.26%) Process Improvement
17 7 (5.26%) Data Migration
17 7 (5.26%) Data Privacy
17 7 (5.26%) E-Commerce
17 7 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (5.26%) PRINCE2

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 (0.75%) SAP Portal
1 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.76%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (9.77%) SAP HR
2 11 (8.27%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (3.76%) iTrent
4 3 (2.26%) NetSuite
4 3 (2.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.26%) ResourceLink
4 3 (2.26%) SAP Payroll
4 3 (2.26%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (2.26%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.75%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.78%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (6.02%) SaaS
3 3 (2.26%) Taleo
4 2 (1.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.01%) Big Data
1 4 (3.01%) Data Lake
1 4 (3.01%) Power BI
2 3 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (1.50%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.75%) JIRA
2 1 (0.75%) LSMW
General
1 34 (25.56%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Retail
3 5 (3.76%) Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Marketing
4 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.75%) Law
5 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) .NET
1 1 (0.75%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.26%) NHS
4 2 (1.50%) APACS
4 2 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.75%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.75%) Life Science
5 1 (0.75%) RIA
5 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (19.55%) Business Analysis
3 25 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (12.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (10.53%) Project Management
7 11 (8.27%) Analytics
7 11 (8.27%) Data Modelling
7 11 (8.27%) ERP
8 10 (7.52%) Data Analysis
9 9 (6.77%) Change Management
10 8 (6.02%) Migration
11 7 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.26%) Data Migration
11 7 (5.26%) Data Privacy
11 7 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.26%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.26%) Process Improvement
12 6 (4.51%) Target Operating Model
12 6 (4.51%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.51%) SQL
2 1 (0.75%) C
2 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (3.01%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) ISEB
2 2 (1.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.75%) HNC
3 1 (0.75%) HND
3 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.52%) GDPR
2 4 (3.01%) QA
3 3 (2.26%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.50%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.50%) ISO 8583
4 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP ALM
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (22.56%) SAP
2 28 (21.05%) Workday
3 20 (15.04%) Oracle
4 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.76%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.50%) Ceridian
5 2 (1.50%) Micro Focus
5 2 (1.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.75%) HP
6 1 (0.75%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.75%) Lotus
6 1 (0.75%) Remedy
6 1 (0.75%) Sage