Period
to 17 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an HR Analyst was £406 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 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.

Human Resources Analyst
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 732 726 721
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 -24
Contract jobs requiring an HR Analyst 160 139 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 80 132
UK median daily rate £406 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £308 £285 £255
90th Percentile £502 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £425 £370
% change year-on-year -6.82% +14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
UK median hourly rate £24.25 £16.06 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.00% -19.70% -7.26%
10th Percentile £16.14 £13.80 £16.80
90th Percentile £43.00 £24.66 £20.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £14.53 -
% change year-on-year +27.32% - -

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 97,753 94,238 101,154
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.91% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,239 61,828 65,933
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,144 2,822 3,284
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +2.89%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +2.86%

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 October 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 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HR Analyst in the UK

HR Analyst
Top 14 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 October 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 0 150 £413 -2.94% 16
UK excluding London +6 97 £396 -6.82% 12
London -7 59 £425 - 5
South East +15 41 £398 -6.35% 3
North of England -16 21 £375 -14.09% 3
East of England +5 13 £450 +29.50%
Yorkshire -3 13 £350 - 2
Midlands -24 11 £388 +0.65% 2
North West -17 8 £375 -14.09% 1
West Midlands -15 7 £373 -3.25% 1
Scotland -23 6 - -
East Midlands -3 4 £450 - 1
South West -31 4 - - 3
Wales - 1 - - 1

HR Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 43 (26.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (26.25%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (25.00%) Workday
3 40 (25.00%) SAP
4 37 (23.13%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (19.38%) Business Analysis
6 25 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 24 (15.00%) Finance
8 21 (13.13%) SAP HR
8 21 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (13.13%) Data Management
9 19 (11.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 19 (11.88%) Migration
9 19 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (11.88%) SuccessFactors
10 18 (11.25%) Project Management
11 17 (10.63%) Data Modelling
11 17 (10.63%) Power BI
12 16 (10.00%) Management Information System
13 15 (9.38%) Data Migration
14 14 (8.75%) Data Mapping
14 14 (8.75%) Degree
14 14 (8.75%) Data Analysis
14 14 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (8.13%) ERP
15 13 (8.13%) VB
15 13 (8.13%) Data Privacy
15 13 (8.13%) Analytics
16 12 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (7.50%) SQL

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 (0.63%) Confluence
1 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 43 (26.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (11.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (6.88%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (13.13%) SAP HR
2 9 (5.63%) Workday HCM
3 7 (4.38%) SAP Payroll
4 5 (3.13%) iTrent
5 3 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.25%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.63%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.88%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (4.38%) SaaS
3 2 (1.25%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.63%) Power BI
2 11 (6.88%) MS Access
3 4 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.25%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.63%) Impala
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (0.63%) LSMW
General
1 24 (15.00%) Finance
2 9 (5.63%) Banking
3 6 (3.75%) Legal
4 4 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.50%) Publishing
4 4 (2.50%) Retail
5 3 (1.88%) Law
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.88%) XML
1 3 (1.88%) XSLT
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 42 (26.25%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.25%) Reference Data
4 5 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.88%) User Experience
6 2 (1.25%) APACS
6 2 (1.25%) Life Science
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.13%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (19.38%) Business Analysis
3 21 (13.13%) Data Management
3 21 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (11.88%) Migration
5 18 (11.25%) Project Management
6 17 (10.63%) Data Modelling
7 15 (9.38%) Data Migration
8 14 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (8.75%) Data Analysis
8 14 (8.75%) Data Mapping
9 13 (8.13%) Analytics
9 13 (8.13%) Data Privacy
9 13 (8.13%) ERP
10 12 (7.50%) Change Management
10 12 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (6.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (6.25%) Data Conversion
12 10 (6.25%) Reference Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.13%) VB
2 12 (7.50%) SQL
3 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (8.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.25%) ISEB
3 1 (0.63%) HNC
3 1 (0.63%) HND
3 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.50%) QA
3 3 (1.88%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.88%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.25%) GDPR
4 2 (1.25%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (25.00%) SAP
1 40 (25.00%) Workday
2 25 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.63%) Oracle
4 4 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (1.88%) HP
6 2 (1.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.63%) Apple
7 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.63%) Ceridian
7 1 (0.63%) Cognos
7 1 (0.63%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.63%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.63%) Northgate
7 1 (0.63%) Remedy