Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analytical Skills
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 26 23
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 139 115 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 9.06% 7.54% 7.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 32.03% 24.42% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 75 47
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +3.33% +9.49%
10th Percentile £215 £225 £198
90th Percentile £515 £500 £455
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +16.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.85% +17.86% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -15.79% +35.71% -

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 434 471 473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 28.29% 30.87% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 256 245
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £393 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% -4.85% +17.86%
10th Percentile £219 £255 £231
90th Percentile £550 £550 £549
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £386 £400
% change year-on-year +3.56% -3.44% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 15
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.28 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.90% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £10.76 £11.41 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.00 £19.05 £15.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £14.40
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% +2.86%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Milton Keynes

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytical Skills in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Milton Keynes

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Milton Keynes

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 56 (40.29%) Security Cleared
2 50 (35.97%) SC Cleared
3 45 (32.37%) ITIL
4 42 (30.22%) Problem-Solving
5 39 (28.06%) Microsoft
6 35 (25.18%) ITIL V3
7 34 (24.46%) Finance
8 32 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (22.30%) Change Management
10 30 (21.58%) Service Management
11 29 (20.86%) Microsoft Office
12 28 (20.14%) PRINCE2
13 27 (19.42%) Project Management
14 24 (17.27%) Oracle
14 24 (17.27%) Service Delivery
15 23 (16.55%) Windows
15 23 (16.55%) ITSM
16 22 (15.83%) DV Cleared
17 20 (14.39%) Virtual Environments
18 18 (12.95%) Firewall
18 18 (12.95%) SQL
19 17 (12.23%) Linux
19 17 (12.23%) Cisco
19 17 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
20 16 (11.51%) Problem Management
20 16 (11.51%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
21 15 (10.79%) Data Modelling
22 12 (8.63%) PostgreSQL
22 12 (8.63%) Retail
23 11 (7.91%) Business Analysis

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.32%) Confluence
1 6 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.60%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.88%) SAS
4 3 (2.16%) Apache
4 3 (2.16%) IIS
4 3 (2.16%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 29 (20.86%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (7.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.88%) InVision
4 4 (2.88%) UserZoom
5 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Office 365
2 2 (1.44%) IaaS
3 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.95%) Firewall
2 10 (7.19%) BGP
2 10 (7.19%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (7.19%) ICMP
2 10 (7.19%) IPsec
2 10 (7.19%) OSPF
2 10 (7.19%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.19%) Wireless
3 9 (6.47%) BIG-IP
4 8 (5.76%) Cisco ISE
4 8 (5.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (2.88%) DNS
5 4 (2.88%) LAN
5 4 (2.88%) WAN
5 4 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.16%) Internet
6 3 (2.16%) VPN
7 2 (1.44%) HTTP
7 2 (1.44%) Skype
8 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.63%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (7.19%) Hadoop
2 10 (7.19%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.76%) Big Data
3 8 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.60%) Apache Hive
4 5 (3.60%) MySQL
5 4 (2.88%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.16%) Data Lake
6 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.44%) HBase
7 2 (1.44%) OLAP
8 1 (0.72%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.72%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.72%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.19%) JIRA
2 4 (2.88%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.44%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.44%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.44%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.44%) NeoLoad
3 2 (1.44%) Selenium
3 2 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.72%) GitLab
4 1 (0.72%) Introscope
4 1 (0.72%) LSMW
4 1 (0.72%) Maven
General
1 34 (24.46%) Finance
2 12 (8.63%) Retail
3 9 (6.47%) Banking
4 8 (5.76%) Marketing
5 3 (2.16%) Back Office
5 3 (2.16%) German Language
5 3 (2.16%) Law
5 3 (2.16%) Legal
6 2 (1.44%) Automotive
6 2 (1.44%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.44%) French Language
6 2 (1.44%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.44%) Publishing
6 2 (1.44%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.72%) Billing
7 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (27.34%) Analyst
2 18 (12.95%) Developer
3 12 (8.63%) Business Analyst
4 10 (7.19%) Project Officer
5 8 (5.76%) Service Manager
6 7 (5.04%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 6 (4.32%) Consultant
7 6 (4.32%) Network Team Leader
7 6 (4.32%) Support Officer
7 6 (4.32%) Team Leader
8 5 (3.60%) Architect
8 5 (3.60%) Coordinator
8 5 (3.60%) Project Support Officer
8 5 (3.60%) SQL Developer
9 4 (2.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (2.88%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (2.88%) Problem Analyst
9 4 (2.88%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (2.88%) Project Planner
9 4 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.60%) Web Services
2 4 (2.88%) .NET
2 4 (2.88%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (2.16%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.16%) Kafka
3 3 (2.16%) Node.js
4 2 (1.44%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.44%) CSS
4 2 (1.44%) HTML
4 2 (1.44%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.72%) EDI
5 1 (0.72%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.72%) HTML5
5 1 (0.72%) J2EE
5 1 (0.72%) jQuery
5 1 (0.72%) LDAP
5 1 (0.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.19%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.04%) User Experience
4 6 (4.32%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.60%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.16%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.44%) Blog
8 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.44%) EPoS
8 2 (1.44%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.72%) e-Health
9 1 (0.72%) FMCG
9 1 (0.72%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.55%) Windows
2 17 (12.23%) Linux
3 10 (7.19%) Unix
4 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.88%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.44%) Solaris
6 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.72%) Android
7 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (32.37%) ITIL
2 42 (30.22%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (25.18%) ITIL V3
4 32 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (22.30%) Change Management
6 30 (21.58%) Service Management
7 28 (20.14%) PRINCE2
8 27 (19.42%) Project Management
9 24 (17.27%) Service Delivery
10 23 (16.55%) ITSM
11 20 (14.39%) Virtual Environments
12 17 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (11.51%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
13 16 (11.51%) Problem Management
14 15 (10.79%) Data Modelling
15 11 (7.91%) Business Analysis
15 11 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (7.19%) Network Monitoring
16 10 (7.19%) Network Virtualisation
16 10 (7.19%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.95%) SQL
2 7 (5.04%) Java
3 5 (3.60%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.60%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.88%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.88%) Scala
5 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.44%) C
5 2 (1.44%) C++
5 2 (1.44%) Korn
5 2 (1.44%) Python
5 2 (1.44%) R
5 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (40.29%) Security Cleared
2 50 (35.97%) SC Cleared
3 22 (15.83%) DV Cleared
4 11 (7.91%) ISEB
5 10 (7.19%) Degree
6 8 (5.76%) MCSE
6 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.60%) CCNP
7 5 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.88%) ISTQB
8 4 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.88%) MCP
9 3 (2.16%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (2.16%) MCSA
10 2 (1.44%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.72%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.47%) SLA
2 7 (5.04%) PMO
3 6 (4.32%) QA
4 3 (2.16%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.16%) GDPR
5 2 (1.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (7.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.16%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.16%) XenApp
4 2 (1.44%) HDFS
4 2 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) SCCM
2 5 (3.60%) OVSD
3 4 (2.88%) Kibana
4 3 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.16%) SCOM
5 2 (1.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.72%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.72%) Control-M
6 1 (0.72%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (28.06%) Microsoft
2 24 (17.27%) Oracle
3 17 (12.23%) Cisco
4 10 (7.19%) MicroStrategy
4 10 (7.19%) ServiceNow
5 9 (6.47%) F5
5 9 (6.47%) Palo Alto
6 7 (5.04%) HP
7 6 (4.32%) Citrix
7 6 (4.32%) VMware
8 4 (2.88%) Cloudera
8 4 (2.88%) Hortonworks
8 4 (2.88%) Juniper
8 4 (2.88%) Remedy
8 4 (2.88%) SAP
9 3 (2.16%) Aruba
9 3 (2.16%) McAfee
9 3 (2.16%) NetApp
9 3 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.16%) Tableau