The table below looks at the statistics for the Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 46 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 20 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.82% 2.97% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 3.08% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 8
Average daily rate £340 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.19 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-9.27% -3.00%
Data 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
672 778 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.65% 96.29% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 406 365
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 42
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.84 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title.

1 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 27 (50.94%) MS Excel
3 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
3 26 (49.06%) Data Analysis
4 24 (45.28%) MS Office
5 23 (43.40%) Statistics
6 21 (39.62%) ATM
7 20 (37.74%) Windows
7 20 (37.74%) Data Security
7 20 (37.74%) Windows 7
7 20 (37.74%) Data Governance
7 20 (37.74%) Data Structures
8 18 (33.96%) SQL
9 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
10 15 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (26.42%) Banking
12 13 (24.53%) Data Extraction
13 12 (22.64%) Data Quality
13 12 (22.64%) Project Management
14 10 (18.87%) SAS
15 9 (16.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 7 (13.21%) Retail
16 7 (13.21%) Retail Banking
17 6 (11.32%) Validation
18 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
18 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
19 4 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
19 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
19 4 (7.55%) Data Analytics
19 4 (7.55%) Analytics

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.87%) SAS
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (50.94%) MS Excel
2 24 (45.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.77%) Base SAS
5 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.77%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.89%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 14 (26.42%) Banking
3 7 (13.21%) Retail
3 7 (13.21%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Automotive
5 1 (1.89%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (43.40%) Statistics
2 20 (37.74%) Data Structures
3 15 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (24.53%) Data Extraction
5 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) NHS
6 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
1 20 (37.74%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Data Analysis
2 20 (37.74%) Data Governance
2 20 (37.74%) Data Security
3 12 (22.64%) Project Management
4 6 (11.32%) Validation
5 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Analytics
6 4 (7.55%) Data Analytics
6 4 (7.55%) Data Entry
7 3 (5.66%) Data Validation
7 3 (5.66%) Information Management
7 3 (5.66%) Migration
7 3 (5.66%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.77%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (3.77%) Change Control
8 2 (3.77%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.77%) ETL
8 2 (3.77%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) VBA
3 2 (3.77%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) HNC
3 1 (1.89%) HND
3 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Informatica
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Remedy
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