The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 30 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.

Data Management
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 63 57
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6  
Contract jobs citing Data Management 2 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.27% 1.04% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.23% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £347 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £49.82 £28.50
% change year-on-year -44.80% +74.80%  

Data Management 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 639 652 672
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 85.09% 85.12% 79.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 372 344
Median daily rate £413 £410 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% +11.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Milton Keynes

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Milton Keynes

Data Management
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 Management in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Management 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 Management.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (50.00%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB

Data Management
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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) HR Manager
2 1 (25.00%) MI Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Human Resource Management
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle