The first table below looks at the demand for the Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 10 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 101 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.27% 3.79% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.45% 4.02% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 19 18
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£350 £325 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £27.63 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+35.72% -16.27%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
811 672 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.51% 94.25% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 334 300
Average daily rate £351 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 58 52
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.38 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -7.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.97 £11.14 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 89 (54.60%) Finance
2 74 (45.40%) Business Analysis
3 29 (17.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (15.95%) Banking
5 20 (12.27%) Oracle
6 19 (11.66%) Project Management
7 18 (11.04%) Retail
8 17 (10.43%) Migration
9 16 (9.82%) SAP
10 15 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (9.20%) Scrum
11 14 (8.59%) BDD
11 14 (8.59%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (8.59%) MS Excel
12 13 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (7.98%) Web Development
12 13 (7.98%) User Stories
12 13 (7.98%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (7.36%) Use Case
13 12 (7.36%) Automotive
13 12 (7.36%) OO
13 12 (7.36%) E-Commerce
14 11 (6.75%) Microsoft
15 10 (6.13%) Marketing
16 9 (5.52%) UML
16 9 (5.52%) PRINCE2
16 9 (5.52%) SQL Server
17 8 (4.91%) Internet
17 8 (4.91%) Mobile App
17 8 (4.91%) Waterfall

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.07%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.84%) IIS
3 1 (0.61%) SAS
3 1 (0.61%) CMS
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.84%) MS Office
2 3 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (3.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.61%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.61%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) SMS
2 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.59%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (5.52%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.84%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.84%) DB2
6 3 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.84%) MS Access
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.23%) SAP BI
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Rational Rose
1 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (54.60%) Finance
2 26 (15.95%) Banking
3 18 (11.04%) Retail
4 12 (7.36%) Automotive
5 10 (6.13%) Marketing
6 7 (4.29%) Spanish Language
7 6 (3.68%) Manufacturing
8 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.45%) Back Office
9 4 (2.45%) Electronics
9 4 (2.45%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.23%) Legal
11 1 (0.61%) International Banking
11 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.84%) .NET
1 3 (1.84%) SOAP
1 3 (1.84%) XML
1 3 (1.84%) JSON
1 3 (1.84%) RESTful
2 2 (1.23%) J2EE
3 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.61%) Web Services
3 1 (0.61%) WCF
3 1 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.61%) Middleware
3 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.91%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.45%) DTV
3 3 (1.84%) AS400
3 3 (1.84%) Statistics
4 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.23%) EPoS
4 2 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (1.23%) Social Media
5 1 (0.61%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.84%) Windows
1 3 (1.84%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.61%) UNIX
2 1 (0.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (45.40%) Business Analysis
2 29 (17.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (11.66%) Project Management
4 17 (10.43%) Migration
5 15 (9.20%) Scrum
5 15 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (8.59%) BDD
7 13 (7.98%) User Stories
7 13 (7.98%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (7.98%) Web Development
8 12 (7.36%) E-Commerce
8 12 (7.36%) OO
8 12 (7.36%) Use Case
9 9 (5.52%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.52%) UML
10 8 (4.91%) Waterfall
11 7 (4.29%) Data Mapping
11 7 (4.29%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (4.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.29%) SQL
2 3 (1.84%) Java
2 3 (1.84%) C
3 1 (0.61%) C#
3 1 (0.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.29%) ISEB
2 4 (2.45%) Degree
2 4 (2.45%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) Basel II
1 1 (0.61%) Solvency II
1 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.61%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 20 (12.27%) Oracle
2 16 (9.82%) SAP
3 11 (6.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.84%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.23%) Cognos
6 1 (0.61%) IBM
6 1 (0.61%) Actimize
6 1 (0.61%) Norkom
6 1 (0.61%) RedPrairie
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