The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 182 202 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.74% 25.63% 23.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.12% 26.65% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 102 85
Average daily rate £325 £333 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £405 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 27
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £10.70 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £18.50 £15.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.44 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Analyst
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
671 758 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.91% 96.19% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 391 361
Average daily rate £360 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 42
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 195 (43.53%) Finance
2 98 (21.88%) Windows
3 85 (18.97%) SQL
4 84 (18.75%) Banking
5 83 (18.53%) Microsoft
6 69 (15.40%) MS Office
7 65 (14.51%) MS Excel
8 60 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
9 57 (12.72%) Business Analysis
10 53 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (11.38%) Oracle
12 46 (10.27%) Project Management
13 41 (9.15%) SQL Server
13 41 (9.15%) Incident Management
14 40 (8.93%) Windows 7
15 37 (8.26%) ATM
16 36 (8.04%) Management Information System
17 35 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
18 34 (7.59%) Security Cleared
18 34 (7.59%) SAP
19 33 (7.37%) MS Visio
20 32 (7.14%) ITIL
20 32 (7.14%) Data Analysis
21 30 (6.70%) QA
21 30 (6.70%) Migration
22 29 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
22 29 (6.47%) Unix
22 29 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
22 29 (6.47%) SLA
22 29 (6.47%) Statistics

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.57%) SAS
3 13 (2.90%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.01%) Apache
4 9 (2.01%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.56%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.12%) CMS
8 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.45%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.45%) CICS
9 2 (0.45%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.22%) Confluence
10 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.22%) IIS
10 1 (0.22%) JBoss
10 1 (0.22%) Lync
10 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 69 (15.40%) MS Office
2 65 (14.51%) MS Excel
3 35 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (7.37%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.67%) Casewise Modeler
7 2 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (3.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.12%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.45%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.45%) SystmOne
4 1 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.22%) Staffware
4 1 (0.22%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.22%) GitHub
2 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.22%) Taleo
2 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.26%) ATM
2 16 (3.57%) Firewall
3 12 (2.68%) Internet
4 9 (2.01%) FTP
5 7 (1.56%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.34%) SMS
7 4 (0.89%) HTTP
8 3 (0.67%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.45%) DHCP
9 2 (0.45%) DNS
9 2 (0.45%) Intranet
10 1 (0.22%) 3G
10 1 (0.22%) GPRS
10 1 (0.22%) GSM
10 1 (0.22%) IPX
10 1 (0.22%) SNA
10 1 (0.22%) TETRA
10 1 (0.22%) VPN
10 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 20 (4.46%) BusinessObjects
4 19 (4.24%) DB2
5 14 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 12 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.46%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 9 (2.01%) SAP BI
10 8 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.56%) Base SAS
11 7 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.56%) PowerCenter
12 6 (1.34%) MS Access
12 6 (1.34%) SAP BW
13 3 (0.67%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.67%) QlikView
13 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (3.57%) Selenium
2 11 (2.46%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.23%) ChangeMan
4 9 (2.01%) Introscope
4 9 (2.01%) Toad
5 7 (1.56%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.34%) SpecFlow
6 6 (1.34%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.89%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.89%) VersionOne
8 3 (0.67%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.22%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.22%) JIRA
10 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.22%) TestComplete
General
1 195 (43.53%) Finance
2 84 (18.75%) Banking
3 28 (6.25%) Retail
4 23 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.79%) Manufacturing
6 16 (3.57%) Marketing
7 15 (3.35%) Electronics
8 12 (2.68%) Retail Banking
9 11 (2.46%) Automotive
10 10 (2.23%) Spanish Language
11 5 (1.12%) Aerospace
11 5 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.89%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.67%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.22%) Advertising
14 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.22%) Finnish Language
14 1 (0.22%) Front Office
14 1 (0.22%) Legal
14 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.91%) XML
2 14 (3.13%) HTML
3 12 (2.68%) .NET
4 10 (2.23%) Middleware
5 8 (1.79%) ISPF
6 7 (1.56%) SOAP
7 5 (1.12%) Web Services
8 4 (0.89%) JSON
8 4 (0.89%) XSLT
9 3 (0.67%) J2EE
9 3 (0.67%) Java EE
9 3 (0.67%) jQuery
10 2 (0.45%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.45%) JSP
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.45%) scikit-learn
10 2 (0.45%) Spring
10 2 (0.45%) Struts
10 2 (0.45%) WSDL
11 1 (0.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.04%) Management Information System
3 29 (6.47%) Statistics
4 24 (5.36%) Data Structures
5 20 (4.46%) Mainframe
6 15 (3.35%) Data Extraction
7 10 (2.23%) iSeries
8 9 (2.01%) AS400
8 9 (2.01%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.79%) HACMP
10 6 (1.34%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.89%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.89%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.67%) Bitcoin
12 3 (0.67%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.67%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.67%) PMI
13 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 98 (21.88%) Windows
2 40 (8.93%) Windows 7
3 29 (6.47%) Unix
4 25 (5.58%) Linux
5 7 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.34%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.34%) Windows XP
6 6 (1.34%) zOS
7 5 (1.12%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.67%) Android
8 3 (0.67%) CentOS
8 3 (0.67%) MVS
8 3 (0.67%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.22%) NetWare
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (12.72%) Business Analysis
2 53 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (10.27%) Project Management
4 41 (9.15%) Incident Management
5 32 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 32 (7.14%) ITIL
6 30 (6.70%) Migration
7 29 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (6.03%) Data Security
9 26 (5.80%) Change Management
9 26 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 26 (5.80%) Validation
10 25 (5.58%) Information Security
11 24 (5.36%) Test Scripting
12 22 (4.91%) Risk Management
13 20 (4.46%) Data Governance
14 19 (4.24%) Waterfall
15 18 (4.02%) PRINCE2
15 18 (4.02%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (18.97%) SQL
2 23 (5.13%) Java
3 20 (4.46%) C#
4 18 (4.02%) PL/SQL
5 13 (2.90%) JCL
6 12 (2.68%) VB
7 11 (2.46%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.79%) REXX
9 7 (1.56%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.12%) VBA
11 4 (0.89%) Python
12 3 (0.67%) COBOL
12 3 (0.67%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.67%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.45%) C
14 1 (0.22%) PHP
14 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 27 (6.03%) SC Cleared
3 24 (5.36%) ISEB
4 15 (3.35%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.12%) Degree
6 5 (1.12%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.89%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.67%) CISSP
8 3 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.45%) CCNA
9 2 (0.45%) CCNP
9 2 (0.45%) CEH
9 2 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.45%) CISM
9 2 (0.45%) GCIA
9 2 (0.45%) GCIH
9 2 (0.45%) GIAC
9 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.70%) QA
2 29 (6.47%) SLA
3 24 (5.36%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.34%) PCI DSS
7 5 (1.12%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.22%) FATCA
9 1 (0.22%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.22%) MiFID
9 1 (0.22%) RMADS
9 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (1.79%) Time Sharing Option
4 7 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.89%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.67%) NFS
7 2 (0.45%) RACF
7 2 (0.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (4.24%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.46%) SCCM
3 10 (2.23%) Tivoli
4 9 (2.01%) CA Wily
5 6 (1.34%) Control-M
6 5 (1.12%) OVSD
7 2 (0.45%) WSUS
8 1 (0.22%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.22%) MAINVIEW
8 1 (0.22%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 83 (18.53%) Microsoft
2 51 (11.38%) Oracle
3 34 (7.59%) SAP
4 22 (4.91%) IBM
5 21 (4.69%) Remedy
6 11 (2.46%) AppSense
7 9 (2.01%) CA
7 9 (2.01%) HP
7 9 (2.01%) McAfee
8 8 (1.79%) VMware
9 6 (1.34%) Informatica
10 5 (1.12%) Citrix
11 4 (0.89%) Adobe
11 4 (0.89%) Google
11 4 (0.89%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.67%) Casewise
12 3 (0.67%) Cisco
12 3 (0.67%) Lotus
12 3 (0.67%) PeopleSoft
13 2 (0.45%) Murex
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