Period
to 17 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £305 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 73 50
Rank change year-on-year -23 -23 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 18 17 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.13% 1.35% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.47% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 17
Milton Keynes median daily rate £305 £431 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.28% +28.73% -4.29%
10th Percentile £250 £200 £223
90th Percentile £338 £486 £425
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £308 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -27.65% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year -14.71% - -

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 1,515 1,156 1,645
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 91.96% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 680 804
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £405 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +4.25% +11.07%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £563 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £384
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.23% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 47 78
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.70 £13.22 £13.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% -1.66% -5.67%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.24
90th Percentile £20.60 £38.75 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.40
% change year-on-year +25.00% -2.78% +10.77%

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 17 February 2018, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (44.44%) CRM
4 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
5 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (22.22%) SAP
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
5 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Logistics
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Power BI
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Finance
7 2 (11.11%) Banking
7 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) Python
7 2 (11.11%) VBA
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 2 (11.11%) DB2
7 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
7 2 (11.11%) PMO

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 1 (5.56%) SAS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
2 3 (16.67%) Power BI
3 2 (11.11%) DB2
4 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.56%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Logistics
3 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Customer Insight
5 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Demand Forecasting
6 1 (5.56%) Scorecard
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) R
2 2 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.11%) PMO
2 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau