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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 53 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 16 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.98% 1.43% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.55% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +82.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £188 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £330 £241
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.34% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £162.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -92.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -13.04%
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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
748 841 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.69% 92.83% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 497 274
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 44
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015, 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 26 (63.41%) Data Analysis
2 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 12 (29.27%) Data Management
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
3 11 (26.83%) MS Office
3 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (21.95%) SQL
4 9 (21.95%) SAS
5 8 (19.51%) Data Structures
5 8 (19.51%) Data Integration
5 8 (19.51%) Data Quality
6 7 (17.07%) Informatica
6 7 (17.07%) ETL
6 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (17.07%) Migration
7 6 (14.63%) Validation
7 6 (14.63%) VBA
7 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
7 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
8 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
8 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
9 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
9 4 (9.76%) ATM
9 4 (9.76%) Data Mapping
10 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
10 3 (7.32%) Tableau
10 3 (7.32%) Visual Analytics
10 3 (7.32%) Analytics

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 9 (21.95%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 11 (26.83%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) Base SAS
4 3 (7.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.44%) MS Access
5 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.51%) Data Structures
2 8 (19.51%) Data Integration
3 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.32%) Statistics
4 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.88%) GIS
5 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
5 2 (4.88%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.44%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Data Analysis
2 12 (29.27%) Data Management
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
3 7 (17.07%) ETL
4 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
4 6 (14.63%) Validation
5 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Data Mapping
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Visual Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) UML
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.88%) Data Security
8 2 (4.88%) Data Transformation
8 2 (4.88%) Data Reconciliation
8 2 (4.88%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (4.88%) Data Validation
8 2 (4.88%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) VBA
3 2 (4.88%) C
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Informatica
3 3 (7.32%) Tableau
4 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
4 2 (4.88%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Remedy