Period
to 18 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 18 25
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7 -7
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 84 99 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.72% 8.10% 6.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.40% 22.55% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 55 59
Milton Keynes median daily rate £385 £378 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.99% +4.86% +12.50%
10th Percentile £278 £195 £300
90th Percentile £507 £554 £480
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £385 £378 £350
% change year-on-year +1.99% +7.86% +12.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £15.20 £14.00 £12.42
90th Percentile £19.60 £15.63 £28.20
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -6.67%

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 433 439 581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.33% 35.92% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 240 271
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £229 £275
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 28
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.23
90th Percentile £57.75 £38.75 £27.90
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £14.10
% change year-on-year +20.00% +6.40% -6.02%

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 December 2017.

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 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 34 (40.48%) Finance
2 26 (30.95%) ITIL
3 25 (29.76%) SQL
4 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 19 (22.62%) Windows
6 19 (22.62%) SC Cleared
6 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
7 17 (20.24%) ITIL V3
8 16 (19.05%) Service Delivery
9 14 (16.67%) Project Management
9 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
9 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
10 13 (15.48%) Change Management
10 13 (15.48%) JIRA
10 13 (15.48%) Retail
11 12 (14.29%) Incident Management
11 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (14.29%) Service Management
11 12 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
12 11 (13.10%) SAP
12 11 (13.10%) Linux
13 10 (11.90%) Unix
13 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (11.90%) Management Information System
13 10 (11.90%) VMware
14 9 (10.71%) ITSM
14 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
14 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure

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 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.33%) Confluence
3 5 (5.95%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.57%) IIS
4 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.38%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.38%) JBoss
5 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.19%) CMS
6 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (2.38%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.19%) IaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.57%) Skype
3 2 (2.38%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 7 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.76%) Big Data
3 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.57%) OLAP
4 3 (3.57%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.38%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.38%) DataStax
5 2 (2.38%) MS Access
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.38%) Power BI
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) JIRA
2 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (40.48%) Finance
2 13 (15.48%) Retail
3 7 (8.33%) Automotive
4 3 (3.57%) Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
6 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (40.48%) Analyst
2 7 (8.33%) Developer
3 6 (7.14%) Data Analyst
3 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 6 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 5 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (5.95%) Digital Analyst
4 5 (5.95%) Monitoring Engineer
4 5 (5.95%) Service Analyst
4 5 (5.95%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (4.76%) Administrator
5 4 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 4 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (4.76%) Supplier Manager
5 4 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Report Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) HTML
2 3 (3.57%) .NET
2 3 (3.57%) XML
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Camel
3 2 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (2.38%) Guice
3 2 (2.38%) RESTEasy
3 2 (2.38%) Web Services
4 1 (1.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
3 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.38%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.38%) CMDB
5 2 (2.38%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.38%) EPoS
5 2 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.38%) Robotics
6 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.62%) Windows
2 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (13.10%) Linux
4 10 (11.90%) Unix
5 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) ITIL
2 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.24%) ITIL V3
4 16 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 14 (16.67%) Project Management
6 13 (15.48%) Change Management
7 12 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 12 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 12 (14.29%) Service Management
8 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (10.71%) ITSM
10 8 (9.52%) DevOps
11 7 (8.33%) B2C
11 7 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (7.14%) CRM
12 6 (7.14%) Network Virtualisation
13 5 (5.95%) Contract Management
13 5 (5.95%) Escalation Management
13 5 (5.95%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.76%) SQL
2 8 (9.52%) Python
3 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.95%) Perl
3 5 (5.95%) PHP
3 5 (5.95%) Ruby
4 3 (3.57%) Java
4 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.57%) R
4 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.57%) VBA
5 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.19%) Tcl
6 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (22.62%) SC Cleared
1 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 6 (7.14%) Degree
5 5 (5.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.57%) ISEB
6 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.57%) MCP
6 3 (3.57%) MCSE
7 1 (1.19%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.19%) OCA
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 6 (7.14%) SLA
2 4 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.57%) GDPR
4 2 (2.38%) P3O
4 2 (2.38%) PMO
5 1 (1.19%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.38%) Docker
6 1 (1.19%) Firmware
6 1 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) Ansible
2 3 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.38%) Ambari
3 2 (2.38%) Kibana
3 2 (2.38%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.38%) Puppet
3 2 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.38%) Terraform
4 1 (1.19%) Nagios
4 1 (1.19%) SCOM
4 1 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.10%) SAP
3 10 (11.90%) VMware
4 8 (9.52%) Remedy
5 7 (8.33%) NetApp
5 7 (8.33%) Oracle
6 6 (7.14%) HP
7 5 (5.95%) Atlassian
7 5 (5.95%) CA
7 5 (5.95%) Nimsoft
8 4 (4.76%) Cloudera
9 3 (3.57%) Citrix
9 3 (3.57%) Cognos
9 3 (3.57%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.57%) Symantec
10 2 (2.38%) Blue Prism
10 2 (2.38%) F5
10 2 (2.38%) Google
10 2 (2.38%) Hortonworks
10 2 (2.38%) TIBCO