The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics 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 Statistics 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 terms in our Miscellaneous 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 63 46 67
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Contract jobs citing Statistics 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.57% 1.14% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.14% 6.59% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate £325 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -5.35%
Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
159 91 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.07% 17.27% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 42 75
Average daily rate £380 £369 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £167 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £426 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 18
Average hourly rate £15.97 £14.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.07% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.92 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Statistics
Buckinghamshire

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) VBA
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) LINQ
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) CESG

Statistics
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 citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Excel Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
1 1 (11.11%) LINQ
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSL
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft