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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 17 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 68 39 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.73% 7.40% 10.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.16% 7.93% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 27 43
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £162.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.66 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
833 492 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.66% 93.36% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 277 337
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £188 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 62
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.52 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £38.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Business Analyst
Buckinghamshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 85 (66.41%) Finance
2 68 (53.13%) Business Analysis
3 34 (26.56%) Banking
4 25 (19.53%) Automotive
5 19 (14.84%) QA
6 18 (14.06%) Oracle
7 17 (13.28%) Project Management
8 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.03%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (6.25%) Problem Management
10 8 (6.25%) Data Mapping
11 7 (5.47%) Migration
11 7 (5.47%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (5.47%) Retail
11 7 (5.47%) User Stories
12 6 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (4.69%) Data Cleansing
12 6 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.69%) Data Migration
12 6 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.69%) Spanish Language
13 5 (3.91%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (3.91%) Scrum
13 5 (3.91%) Data Analysis
13 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
13 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
13 5 (3.91%) Internet
14 4 (3.13%) ISEB

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) Kentico
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.78%) CMS
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.78%) MS Project
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
2 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.78%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) SaaS
1 3 (2.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) ATM
2 1 (0.78%) SMS
2 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.78%) PowerCenter
General
1 85 (66.41%) Finance
2 34 (26.56%) Banking
3 25 (19.53%) Automotive
4 7 (5.47%) Retail
5 6 (4.69%) Spanish Language
6 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.13%) Marketing
7 4 (3.13%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.56%) Electronics
8 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.13%) XML
2 3 (2.34%) .NET
3 1 (0.78%) Web Services
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.13%) Statistics
2 3 (2.34%) Telematics
2 3 (2.34%) Social Media
2 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.56%) DTV
3 2 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (1.56%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.78%) EPoS
4 1 (0.78%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (53.13%) Business Analysis
2 17 (13.28%) Project Management
3 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (7.03%) Waterfall
5 8 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.25%) Data Mapping
6 7 (5.47%) Migration
6 7 (5.47%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (5.47%) User Stories
7 6 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (4.69%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (4.69%) Data Migration
7 6 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.91%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.91%) Scrum
8 5 (3.91%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.13%) Validation
9 4 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.34%) SQL
1 3 (2.34%) Java
2 2 (1.56%) C#
2 2 (1.56%) C++
3 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.13%) ISEB
1 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.84%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 18 (14.06%) Oracle
2 3 (2.34%) Norkom
2 3 (2.34%) SAP
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.78%) Actimize
4 1 (0.78%) Cognos
4 1 (0.78%) FatWire
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