The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 30 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 35 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.21% 5.40% 7.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% 6.74% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 50
Median daily rate £413 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.20 £32.65 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+4.74% +3.65%
Business Analysis
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
551 771 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.99% 80.06% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 462 401
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 14
Median hourly rate £10.62 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.80% +83.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.07 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 41 (41.41%) Finance
2 35 (35.35%) Banking
3 23 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (20.20%) PRINCE2
6 18 (18.18%) Project Management
7 15 (15.15%) Oracle
8 13 (13.13%) Retail
8 13 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (12.12%) Waterfall
10 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (11.11%) Migration
10 11 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (9.09%) User Stories
12 8 (8.08%) Big Data
12 8 (8.08%) SQL
12 8 (8.08%) ERP
12 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis
13 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
13 7 (7.07%) MicroStrategy
14 6 (6.06%) QlikView
14 6 (6.06%) Data Migration
14 6 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (6.06%) SAS
14 6 (6.06%) Java
14 6 (6.06%) Scrum
15 5 (5.05%) Logistics
15 5 (5.05%) Automotive
15 5 (5.05%) Change Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (6.06%) SAS
2 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) CMS
3 1 (1.01%) Documentum
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Internet
1 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.08%) Big Data
2 6 (6.06%) QlikView
3 5 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.04%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.04%) PowerPivot
5 3 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.02%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.02%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.02%) OLAP
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.02%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.01%) DB2
7 1 (1.01%) MySQL
General
1 41 (41.41%) Finance
2 35 (35.35%) Banking
3 13 (13.13%) Retail
4 5 (5.05%) Automotive
5 3 (3.03%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.03%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.02%) Electronics
6 2 (2.02%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.02%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (1.01%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 65 (65.66%) Analyst
2 61 (61.62%) Business Analyst
3 18 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 9 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 8 (8.08%) Banking Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) Banking Business Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) Finance Business Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Financial Business Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Senior Manager
6 7 (7.07%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (7.07%) Service Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Process Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) XML
2 1 (1.01%) Java EE
2 1 (1.01%) JSP
2 1 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.03%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.01%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (20.20%) PRINCE2
4 18 (18.18%) Project Management
5 13 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (12.12%) Waterfall
7 11 (11.11%) Migration
7 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 11 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (9.09%) User Stories
9 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis
9 8 (8.08%) ERP
10 6 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.06%) Data Migration
10 6 (6.06%) Scrum
11 5 (5.05%) Change Management
11 5 (5.05%) Logistics
12 4 (4.04%) Lean Six Sigma
12 4 (4.04%) Six Sigma
12 4 (4.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.08%) SQL
2 6 (6.06%) Java
3 5 (5.05%) C#
3 5 (5.05%) VB
3 5 (5.05%) VBA
4 4 (4.04%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.02%) COBOL
6 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.03%) ISEB
2 3 (3.03%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.03%) PMP
2 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.02%) Degree
3 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Control-M
1 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (4.04%) Teradata
3 4 (4.04%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.02%) IFS
4 2 (2.02%) Remedy
4 2 (2.02%) SAP
5 1 (1.01%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.01%) Hyperion