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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 64 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Statistics 10 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.11% 0.55% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.37% 2.56% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Average daily rate
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£275 £280 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £232 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £280 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
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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
297 156 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.96% 21.64% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 78 57
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £150 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 24 December 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 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) VBA
3 6 (60.00%) MS Office
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) ATM
4 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (50.00%) Change Control
4 5 (50.00%) Line Management
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 4 (40.00%) OLTP
5 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (40.00%) OLAP
6 3 (30.00%) IIS
6 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Remedy
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) Product Management
8 1 (10.00%) MCITP
8 1 (10.00%) Migration
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (30.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) OLAP
2 4 (40.00%) OLTP
2 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) MI Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (40.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Senior DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Control
1 5 (50.00%) Line Management
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy