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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 57 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Statistics 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.29% 0.51% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.52% 1.54% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £295 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.68% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -27.02%
Statistics
Buckinghamshire

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
256 260 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 36.68% 33.08% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 119 100
Average daily rate £385 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £200 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

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 13 February 2016, 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 28 (93.33%) Finance
2 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 23 (76.67%) Data Analysis
4 21 (70.00%) Data Security
4 21 (70.00%) MS Office
5 20 (66.67%) ATM
5 20 (66.67%) Data Governance
5 20 (66.67%) Data Structures
6 19 (63.33%) Windows 7
6 19 (63.33%) Windows
7 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
8 13 (43.33%) Data Extraction
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 5 (16.67%) Project Management
10 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 5 (16.67%) Data Analytics
10 5 (16.67%) Analytics
11 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
12 3 (10.00%) Validation
12 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
12 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
13 2 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
13 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 21 (70.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.67%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) DB2
4 1 (3.33%) Spotfire
General
1 28 (93.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Analyst
2 23 (76.67%) Data Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Process Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Business Information Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Spotfire Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 13 (43.33%) Data Extraction
3 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
1 19 (63.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Data Analysis
2 21 (70.00%) Data Security
3 20 (66.67%) Data Governance
4 5 (16.67%) Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (6.67%) Metadata Management
7 2 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.33%) Change Control
8 1 (3.33%) Data Validation
8 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL
8 1 (3.33%) Line Management
8 1 (3.33%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Delphi
3 1 (3.33%) IronPython
3 1 (3.33%) R
3 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy