The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills 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 Analytics 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
Analytics
Rank 43 53 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Contract jobs citing Analytics 19 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.69% 2.03% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 2.59% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate £375 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £28.74 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-48.68% -8.75%
Analytics
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
592 618 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.73% 78.43% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 341 315
Average daily rate £390 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 16
Average hourly rate £13.85 £16.00 £15.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +3.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £27.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics.

1 15 (37.50%) SAS
2 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (32.50%) Data Analytics
4 12 (30.00%) Project Management
4 12 (30.00%) SQL
5 11 (27.50%) Oracle
5 11 (27.50%) SAP
5 11 (27.50%) Finance
5 11 (27.50%) Big Data
5 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
5 11 (27.50%) Business Analysis
6 10 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
6 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (22.50%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
7 9 (22.50%) Scrum
8 8 (20.00%) Data Architecture
8 8 (20.00%) QlikView
8 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 8 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
9 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
9 7 (17.50%) Unix
9 7 (17.50%) Linux
10 6 (15.00%) Microsoft

Analytics
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 citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (37.50%) SAS
2 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) Big Data
3 10 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 9 (22.50%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
5 8 (20.00%) QlikView
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (12.50%) DB2
6 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (7.50%) Data Mart
8 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (7.50%) PowerCenter
8 3 (7.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (5.00%) Impala
9 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
9 2 (5.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Rational Rose
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Process Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Big Data Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) SAS Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) SAS Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Business Information Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Business Process Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) GIS Officer
8 2 (5.00%) Hadoop Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Information Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Data Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) Digital Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) SAP XI
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.50%) Statistics
3 2 (5.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
1 7 (17.50%) Unix
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (32.50%) Data Analytics
3 12 (30.00%) Project Management
4 11 (27.50%) Business Analysis
5 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (22.50%) Scrum
7 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 8 (20.00%) Data Architecture
8 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
9 5 (12.50%) ETL
10 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 3 (7.50%) Information Management
11 3 (7.50%) Inmon Methodology
11 3 (7.50%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (7.50%) SDLC
11 3 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (7.50%) Use Case
11 3 (7.50%) Visual Analytics
12 2 (5.00%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.00%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) Scala
5 1 (2.50%) IronPython
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (5.00%) SAS Certification
6 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
1 11 (27.50%) SAP
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Informatica
4 2 (5.00%) Adobe
4 2 (5.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (5.00%) Google
4 2 (5.00%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.50%) Cognos
5 1 (2.50%) Coremetrics
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Omniture
5 1 (2.50%) Tableau
5 1 (2.50%) Tealeaf