The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 27 30 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 31 44 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.08% 4.81% 10.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 5.05% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 77
Median daily rate £379 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
Business 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
555 871 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.98% 95.19% 96.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 405 478
Median daily rate £421 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 68
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.26 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Milton Keynes region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 5 December 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (40.70%) Business Analysis
2 27 (31.40%) Banking
3 25 (29.07%) Finance
4 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (19.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (18.60%) Migration
7 14 (16.28%) Project Management
8 13 (15.12%) User Stories
9 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (11.63%) Waterfall
10 10 (11.63%) Scrum
10 10 (11.63%) Retail
10 10 (11.63%) PRINCE2
11 9 (10.47%) Data Migration
11 9 (10.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (9.30%) Data Analysis
12 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (9.30%) ISEB
12 8 (9.30%) Change Management
13 6 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (6.98%) CRM
13 6 (6.98%) UML
13 6 (6.98%) SAP
14 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
14 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
14 5 (5.81%) Legal
14 5 (5.81%) Marketing
14 5 (5.81%) Programme Management
14 5 (5.81%) Translating Business Requirements
14 5 (5.81%) SDLC

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.33%) Documentum
2 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.16%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Office
1 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) BGP
1 1 (1.16%) Broadband
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
1 1 (1.16%) MPLS
1 1 (1.16%) Multicast
1 1 (1.16%) OSPF
1 1 (1.16%) VoIP
1 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
General
1 27 (31.40%) Banking
2 25 (29.07%) Finance
3 10 (11.63%) Retail
4 5 (5.81%) Legal
4 5 (5.81%) Marketing
5 4 (4.65%) Electronics
5 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.33%) Automotive
6 2 (2.33%) Games
7 1 (1.16%) German Language
7 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Local Government
7 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) XML
2 2 (2.33%) CSS
2 2 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.16%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.65%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.49%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) BBC
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.16%) EPoS
6 1 (1.16%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.16%) RIA
6 1 (1.16%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.16%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) Business Analysis
2 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (19.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (18.60%) Migration
5 14 (16.28%) Project Management
6 13 (15.12%) User Stories
7 10 (11.63%) PRINCE2
7 10 (11.63%) Scrum
7 10 (11.63%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.47%) Data Migration
8 9 (10.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (9.30%) Change Management
9 8 (9.30%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.98%) CRM
10 6 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (6.98%) UML
11 5 (5.81%) Programme Management
11 5 (5.81%) SDLC
11 5 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.65%) C
2 3 (3.49%) SQL
3 2 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (1.16%) C#
4 1 (1.16%) PHP
4 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) ISEB
2 2 (2.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.16%) FATCA
2 1 (1.16%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) SAP
2 2 (2.33%) IBM
2 2 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.16%) ATG
3 1 (1.16%) Avaya
3 1 (1.16%) Blue Prism
3 1 (1.16%) HP
3 1 (1.16%) hybris
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle
3 1 (1.16%) Remedy
3 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.16%) Verint