The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Data Analysis
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 53
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 0 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 2.29% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.74% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 9
Median daily rate - £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.48%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £13.80 £21.00
% change year-on-year +26.81% -34.28%  

Data Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 637 547 677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.82% 83.51% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 308 392
Median daily rate £400 £406 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 8
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Milton Keynes

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Milton Keynes

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) PMO
4 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) FMCG
4 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) ERP

Data Analysis
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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Service Manager
1 2 (33.33%) PMO Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Office Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Control Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle