Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 41 19
Rank change year-on-year +21 -22 +4
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 111 90 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.84% 5.35% 7.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.96% 19.15% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 47 52
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +8.84%
10th Percentile £230 £248 £195
90th Percentile £496 £500 £566
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £380 £378
% change year-on-year -7.89% +0.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.29% +28.57% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -

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 397 470 455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 28.04% 27.94% 35.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 250 236
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £224 £225 £259
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £415
% change year-on-year - -3.50% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 18
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.57% -
10th Percentile £10.97 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.42 £19.95 £15.26
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 40 (36.04%) ITIL
2 38 (34.23%) Security Cleared
3 35 (31.53%) SC Cleared
3 35 (31.53%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (25.23%) Service Management
4 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
5 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (21.62%) Finance
7 20 (18.02%) Oracle
8 18 (16.22%) Windows
8 18 (16.22%) Data Modelling
8 18 (16.22%) Service Delivery
9 17 (15.32%) Microsoft Office
9 17 (15.32%) Problem Management
9 17 (15.32%) ITIL V3
10 16 (14.41%) PRINCE2
10 16 (14.41%) Project Management
10 16 (14.41%) ITSM
10 16 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (12.61%) Change Management
11 14 (12.61%) DV Cleared
11 14 (12.61%) Degree
12 13 (11.71%) Business Analysis
13 12 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (10.81%) ISEB
14 11 (9.91%) Analytical Thinking
15 10 (9.01%) Retail
15 10 (9.01%) MicroStrategy
16 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
16 9 (8.11%) SQL Server

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 5 (4.50%) Confluence
2 4 (3.60%) IIS
3 3 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.80%) Apache
4 2 (1.80%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.90%) SAS
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (15.32%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.60%) InVision
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.60%) UserZoom
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) Firewall
2 2 (1.80%) DNS
2 2 (1.80%) LAN
2 2 (1.80%) WAN
2 2 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.60%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.60%) MySQL
5 2 (1.80%) Big Data
5 2 (1.80%) Essbase
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle Smart View
5 2 (1.80%) Redis
6 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.90%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.90%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.90%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (7.21%) JIRA
2 7 (6.31%) Selenium
3 5 (4.50%) Appium
4 4 (3.60%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.80%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.80%) Calabash
5 2 (1.80%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.80%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.80%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.80%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.90%) GitLab
6 1 (0.90%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.90%) LSMW
6 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.90%) Xcode
General
1 24 (21.62%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Retail
3 9 (8.11%) Banking
4 4 (3.60%) Automotive
5 3 (2.70%) German Language
5 3 (2.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.70%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.80%) Law
7 1 (0.90%) Back Office
7 1 (0.90%) Billing
7 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (31.53%) Analyst
2 16 (14.41%) Developer
3 12 (10.81%) Business Analyst
4 11 (9.91%) Project Officer
5 8 (7.21%) Service Manager
6 7 (6.31%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Automation Tester
7 6 (5.41%) Problem Analyst
7 6 (5.41%) Tester
8 5 (4.50%) Administrator
8 5 (4.50%) Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Coordinator
9 4 (3.60%) Data Centre Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (3.60%) Project Support Officer
9 4 (3.60%) Service Transition Manager
9 4 (3.60%) Support Officer
9 4 (3.60%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.70%) AngularJS
1 3 (2.70%) Node.js
1 3 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (1.80%) .NET
2 2 (1.80%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.90%) CSS
3 1 (0.90%) EDI
3 1 (0.90%) HTML
3 1 (0.90%) Middleware
3 1 (0.90%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Computer Science
1 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
1 9 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.41%) Mainframe
2 6 (5.41%) User Experience
3 4 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.70%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.80%) Blog
6 1 (0.90%) CMDB
6 1 (0.90%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.22%) Windows
2 8 (7.21%) Linux
3 4 (3.60%) Android
3 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.60%) Unix
3 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.04%) ITIL
2 35 (31.53%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (25.23%) Service Management
4 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (16.22%) Data Modelling
5 18 (16.22%) Service Delivery
6 17 (15.32%) ITIL V3
6 17 (15.32%) Problem Management
7 16 (14.41%) ITSM
7 16 (14.41%) PRINCE2
7 16 (14.41%) Project Management
7 16 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (12.61%) Change Management
9 13 (11.71%) Business Analysis
10 11 (9.91%) Analytical Thinking
11 9 (8.11%) Configuration Management
11 9 (8.11%) Trend Analysis
12 8 (7.21%) Asset Management
12 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.21%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (7.21%) Java
2 8 (7.21%) SQL
3 7 (6.31%) C++
4 5 (4.50%) C#
5 3 (2.70%) C
6 2 (1.80%) Apple Swift
6 2 (1.80%) Python
6 2 (1.80%) R
6 2 (1.80%) Ruby
7 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (34.23%) Security Cleared
2 35 (31.53%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.61%) Degree
3 14 (12.61%) DV Cleared
4 12 (10.81%) ISEB
5 6 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (4.50%) Master's Degree
7 3 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.80%) MCSE
8 2 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.90%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.90%) MCITP
9 1 (0.90%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) QA
1 7 (6.31%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) PMO
3 2 (1.80%) COBIT
4 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (1.80%) Docker
3 2 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.70%) SCCM
2 2 (1.80%) Kibana
2 2 (1.80%) SCOM
3 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.90%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.02%) Oracle
3 10 (9.01%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (4.50%) Remedy
4 5 (4.50%) VMware
5 4 (3.60%) Citrix
6 2 (1.80%) Alteryx
6 2 (1.80%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.80%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.80%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.80%) NetApp
6 2 (1.80%) Tableau
7 1 (0.90%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.90%) EMC
7 1 (0.90%) F5
7 1 (0.90%) Informatica
7 1 (0.90%) Planview
7 1 (0.90%) SAP
7 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.90%) Talend