Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £303 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 78 69
Rank change year-on-year -22 -9 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 17 11 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.97% 0.86% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.93% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 19
Milton Keynes median daily rate £303 £438 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.86% +37.80% +15.98%
10th Percentile £263 £397 £256
90th Percentile £338 £472 £373
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £294 £438 £315
% change year-on-year -32.86% +38.89% +14.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -45.71% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1668 1188 1841
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 92.96% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 655 942
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £216 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 54 81
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.25 £13.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.75% +4.69% -
10th Percentile £9.42 £8.65 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.20 £34.85 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Milton Keynes

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Milton Keynes

Data Analyst
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 Analyst in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Milton Keynes

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (47.06%) Data Analysis
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (35.29%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Logistics
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) Power BI
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Banking
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) Retail
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
6 2 (11.76%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) SAS
6 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) DB2
6 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 2 (11.76%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Customer Insight
6 2 (11.76%) R

Data Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Power BI
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Data Lake
3 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) Impala
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Data Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) CRM
3 4 (23.53%) Logistics
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Customer Insight
5 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Demand Forecasting
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) R
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy