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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 5 37 19
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 114 33 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.36% 4.09% 7.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.99% 4.27% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 22 64
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £36.88 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +73.52%
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
671 772 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.27% 95.66% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 399 505
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 49
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £40.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 62 (38.75%) Banking
2 54 (33.75%) Business Analysis
3 51 (31.88%) Finance
4 38 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (20.63%) Migration
6 27 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (15.63%) Data Migration
8 23 (14.38%) PRINCE2
9 21 (13.13%) MS Office
9 21 (13.13%) MS Visio
10 18 (11.25%) Project Management
10 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (10.00%) Logistics
11 16 (10.00%) Microsoft
12 15 (9.38%) ERP
12 15 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
12 15 (9.38%) IFS
12 15 (9.38%) Waterfall
13 13 (8.13%) Security Cleared
13 13 (8.13%) Change Management
14 12 (7.50%) Oracle
14 12 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (6.88%) Telecoms
15 11 (6.88%) Retail
15 11 (6.88%) SC Cleared
16 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (5.63%) User Stories
18 8 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 8 (5.00%) Data Analysis
18 8 (5.00%) Marketing

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 6 (3.75%) SAS
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (13.13%) MS Office
1 21 (13.13%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.88%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.38%) BGP
1 7 (4.38%) MPLS
2 2 (1.25%) ATM
2 2 (1.25%) Multicast
2 2 (1.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.38%) QlikView
3 6 (3.75%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.13%) PowerPivot
5 4 (2.50%) Big Data
6 2 (1.25%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.25%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Rational Rose
General
1 62 (38.75%) Banking
2 51 (31.88%) Finance
3 11 (6.88%) Retail
3 11 (6.88%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.00%) Marketing
5 6 (3.75%) Electronics
5 6 (3.75%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.13%) Automotive
7 4 (2.50%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.88%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.88%) Wholesale Banking
9 2 (1.25%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.63%) Advertising
10 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.88%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.88%) User Experience
3 3 (1.88%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.25%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.25%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.63%) BBC
5 1 (0.63%) Derivative
5 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.63%) FMCG
5 1 (0.63%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.63%) PDA
5 1 (0.63%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.25%) Windows
1 2 (1.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.75%) Business Analysis
2 38 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (20.63%) Migration
4 27 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (15.63%) Data Migration
6 23 (14.38%) PRINCE2
7 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (11.25%) Project Management
8 16 (10.00%) Logistics
9 15 (9.38%) ERP
9 15 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
9 15 (9.38%) Waterfall
10 13 (8.13%) Change Management
11 9 (5.63%) User Stories
12 8 (5.00%) Data Analysis
12 8 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (4.38%) Network Architecture
14 6 (3.75%) BPR
14 6 (3.75%) Programme Management
14 6 (3.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.00%) SQL
2 5 (3.13%) C#
2 5 (3.13%) Java
2 5 (3.13%) VB
2 5 (3.13%) VBA
3 2 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.13%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.25%) Degree
4 2 (1.25%) IIBA
5 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.63%) MiFID
1 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.38%) IFS
3 12 (7.50%) Oracle
4 7 (4.38%) Cisco
4 7 (4.38%) Huawei
4 7 (4.38%) SAP
5 6 (3.75%) Teradata
6 3 (1.88%) Casewise
6 3 (1.88%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.25%) IBM
7 2 (1.25%) ILOG
7 2 (1.25%) Juniper
8 1 (0.63%) Calypso
8 1 (0.63%) Murex
8 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.63%) Remedy
8 1 (0.63%) Wall Street Systems
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