The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 229 161 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.42% 29.70% 30.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.97% 31.82% 32.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 88 97
Average daily rate £325 £288 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -8.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £163 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 33
Average hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.60 £9.67 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £17.20 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
849 506 800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.23% 93.36% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 278 338
Average daily rate £361 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £188 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 63
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.56 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £38.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Analyst
Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Milton Keynes region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 168 (40.19%) Finance
2 84 (20.10%) Windows
3 76 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 75 (17.94%) Business Analysis
5 52 (12.44%) Banking
6 51 (12.20%) Active Directory
6 51 (12.20%) MS Excel
7 49 (11.72%) SQL
8 45 (10.77%) ITIL
9 43 (10.29%) Oracle
10 37 (8.85%) MS Office
10 37 (8.85%) Windows XP
11 36 (8.61%) Security Cleared
12 32 (7.66%) Remedy
12 32 (7.66%) Windows 7
13 29 (6.94%) Automotive
13 29 (6.94%) QA
14 28 (6.70%) Project Management
14 28 (6.70%) Java
15 27 (6.46%) SOAP
16 26 (6.22%) SC Cleared
17 25 (5.98%) Migration
17 25 (5.98%) Change Management
18 24 (5.74%) DV Cleared
19 23 (5.50%) SQL Server
19 23 (5.50%) UNIX
20 22 (5.26%) C#
20 22 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
21 20 (4.78%) Linux
22 18 (4.31%) SharePoint

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (4.31%) SharePoint
1 18 (4.31%) WebSphere Application Server
1 18 (4.31%) WebSphere
2 12 (2.87%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.20%) IBM Notes
5 4 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.72%) Kentico
6 3 (0.72%) CMS
6 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.24%) Lync
8 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.24%) IIS
8 1 (0.24%) SAS
8 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 51 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 37 (8.85%) MS Office
3 17 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.39%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.67%) MS Project
6 4 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (3.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.48%) Staffware
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.24%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.72%) SaaS
1 3 (0.72%) PaaS
2 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.83%) LDAP
2 7 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.67%) VPN
3 6 (1.44%) Internet
4 5 (1.20%) Firewall
5 4 (0.96%) LAN
5 4 (0.96%) WAN
6 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.72%) Intranet
6 3 (0.72%) 3G
6 3 (0.72%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.72%) ATM
6 3 (0.72%) Broadband
7 2 (0.48%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.48%) 2G
7 2 (0.48%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.24%) Network Security
8 1 (0.24%) MPLS
8 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.59%) DTS
3 10 (2.39%) MS Access
3 10 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.15%) DB2
5 6 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.20%) PowerCenter
7 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.72%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 16 (3.83%) Selenium
2 14 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.35%) WebDriver
3 13 (3.11%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.63%) SoapUI
4 11 (2.63%) PhantomJS
5 10 (2.39%) JMeter
6 6 (1.44%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.72%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.48%) Introscope
8 2 (0.48%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.24%) JIRA
General
1 168 (40.19%) Finance
2 52 (12.44%) Banking
3 29 (6.94%) Automotive
4 18 (4.31%) Retail
5 16 (3.83%) Spanish Language
6 8 (1.91%) Retail Banking
6 8 (1.91%) Marketing
7 6 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.44%) French Language
7 6 (1.44%) German Language
8 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.72%) Electronics
10 2 (0.48%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.46%) SOAP
2 17 (4.07%) Web Services
3 15 (3.59%) .NET
3 15 (3.59%) J2EE
4 8 (1.91%) XML
5 4 (0.96%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.48%) HTML
6 2 (0.48%) XSLT
7 1 (0.24%) Middleware
7 1 (0.24%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.24%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (2.87%) Management Information System
2 11 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 5 (1.20%) Statistics
3 5 (1.20%) iPhone
4 4 (0.96%) Telematics
4 4 (0.96%) Credit Risk
4 4 (0.96%) PDA
5 3 (0.72%) Informatics
5 3 (0.72%) Fat Client
5 3 (0.72%) Data Conversion
5 3 (0.72%) Mobile App
5 3 (0.72%) Social Media
5 3 (0.72%) DTV
5 3 (0.72%) Thin Client
5 3 (0.72%) NHS
6 2 (0.48%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.48%) Firmware
6 2 (0.48%) iPad
6 2 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (0.48%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 84 (20.10%) Windows
2 37 (8.85%) Windows XP
3 32 (7.66%) Windows 7
4 23 (5.50%) UNIX
5 20 (4.78%) Linux
6 13 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.67%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.72%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.48%) Android
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (17.94%) Business Analysis
2 45 (10.77%) ITIL
3 28 (6.70%) Project Management
4 25 (5.98%) Migration
4 25 (5.98%) Change Management
5 22 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (4.31%) Data Analysis
6 18 (4.31%) Test Scripting
7 17 (4.07%) BDD
7 17 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (3.83%) Software Testing
9 15 (3.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (3.35%) Scrum
10 14 (3.35%) Data Mapping
10 14 (3.35%) Incident Management
11 12 (2.87%) OO
11 12 (2.87%) Information Security
11 12 (2.87%) Data Migration
11 12 (2.87%) Systems Analysis
12 11 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (11.72%) SQL
2 28 (6.70%) Java
3 22 (5.26%) C#
4 11 (2.63%) VB
5 9 (2.15%) VBScript
6 8 (1.91%) VBA
7 6 (1.44%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.96%) C++
8 4 (0.96%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.48%) COBOL
9 2 (0.48%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.24%) JCL
10 1 (0.24%) PHP
10 1 (0.24%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 36 (8.61%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.22%) SC Cleared
3 24 (5.74%) DV Cleared
4 13 (3.11%) Degree
5 10 (2.39%) ISEB
6 7 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.72%) CISA
9 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.48%) MCDST
10 1 (0.24%) MCITP
10 1 (0.24%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.24%) CCNA
10 1 (0.24%) MCP
10 1 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.94%) QA
2 11 (2.63%) SLA
3 3 (0.72%) COBIT
3 3 (0.72%) BS15000
3 3 (0.72%) ISO 14001
3 3 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) BS25999
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.96%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.72%) XenApp
3 3 (0.72%) RACF
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.39%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.15%) OVSD
3 3 (0.72%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.48%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (0.48%) SCCM
4 2 (0.48%) WSUS
5 1 (0.24%) WMI
5 1 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.24%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 76 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.29%) Oracle
3 32 (7.66%) Remedy
4 12 (2.87%) Citrix
5 11 (2.63%) HP
6 5 (1.20%) Norkom
6 5 (1.20%) Lotus
6 5 (1.20%) SAP
7 4 (0.96%) BMC
7 4 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.48%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.48%) CA
8 2 (0.48%) IBM
8 2 (0.48%) FatWire
8 2 (0.48%) Actimize
8 2 (0.48%) Capita
9 1 (0.24%) Lumension
9 1 (0.24%) F5
9 1 (0.24%) ESRI
9 1 (0.24%) VMware
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