The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analysis skills 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 23 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 56 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 14 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.58% 2.79% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 3.83% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 6
Average daily rate £313 £168 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.56% -40.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £163 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £238 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £162.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £27.00 £21.38
% change year-on-year
-15.46% +26.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
629 392 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 70.99% 72.86% 64.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 242 243
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 35
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.30 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £17.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Data Analysis
Buckinghamshire

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Data Analysis also 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 that cited Data Analysis.

1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (20.83%) Data Mapping
5 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (12.50%) VBA
6 3 (12.50%) CRM
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Data Conversion
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (12.50%) QA
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (12.50%) Dundas
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Data Analysis also 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 that cited Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Project Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) MI Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Project Officer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Report Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.50%) Data Conversion
2 2 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Data Mapping
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) CRM
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) TDD
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
4 2 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Logistics
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) B2B
5 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 3 (12.50%) VBA
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Dundas
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
3 1 (4.17%) Teradata
3 1 (4.17%) Marketo