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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 66 51 33
Rank change year-on-year -15 -18  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 6 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.80% 2.53% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 2.94% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 16
Median daily rate £325 £390 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £227 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £500 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.97 £17.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year +23.35% -14.19%  

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 629 646 664
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.32% 85.90% 79.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 366 342
Median daily rate £415 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -18.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Milton Keynes

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Milton Keynes

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) ETL
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) QA
3 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (23.53%) Informatica
3 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 4 (23.53%) SAP
3 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (23.53%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (17.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (17.65%) MS Office
4 3 (17.65%) SAS
4 3 (17.65%) Star Schema
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.76%) Retail
5 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM

Data Analysis
Top Related 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 3 (17.65%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (23.53%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (17.65%) Star Schema
3 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Automotive
4 1 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Data Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Informatica Developer
3 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Report Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) PMO Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Office Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Project Support Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Service Operations Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Splunk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) CMDB
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ETL
2 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
2 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) People Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) PMO
3 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Informatica
3 4 (23.53%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) BMC
4 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.88%) Qualys
4 1 (5.88%) Splunk