The 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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 59 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Statistics 16 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.59% 0.12% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% 0.44% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
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£318 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.90 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.53% -16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
336 227 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.43% 27.58% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 106 93
Average daily rate £375 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 17
Average hourly rate £15.17 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.74 £10.94 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £15.50 £18.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%

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 31 August 2015, 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 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
3 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (50.00%) MS Office
5 9 (45.00%) Data Analysis
6 8 (40.00%) Data Security
7 7 (35.00%) ATM
7 7 (35.00%) Data Governance
7 7 (35.00%) Data Structures
8 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) Data Extraction
9 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (20.00%) SQL
11 3 (15.00%) DB2
11 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
11 3 (15.00%) UNIX
11 3 (15.00%) Oracle
11 3 (15.00%) Python
11 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
11 3 (15.00%) Project Management
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
11 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (15.00%) scikit-learn
11 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
12 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) DB2
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Information Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (15.00%) MI Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) NHS Information Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Process Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (30.00%) Data Extraction
3 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (40.00%) Data Security
3 7 (35.00%) Data Governance
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy