Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Data Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Strategy over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 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 Strategy
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 62 - 76
Rank change year-on-year - +76 +31
Contract jobs citing Data Strategy 5 0 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.76% - 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
10th Percentile £464 " £483
25th Percentile £466 " £485
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 - £520
75th Percentile £516 " £568
90th Percentile £521 " £587
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £525 - £556

Data Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 570 292 833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.16% 87.69% 88.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 223 529
10th Percentile £329 £301 £263
25th Percentile £400 £373 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £480 £440
Median % change year-on-year -6.21% +9.05% +10.00%
75th Percentile £550 £551 £506
90th Percentile £634 £625 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £475 £438
% change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 41
10th Percentile £10.59 " £10.80
25th Percentile £11.30 £9.52 £13.50
Median hourly rate £13.86 £12.73 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year +8.94% -15.17% +6.76%
75th Percentile £21.06 £42.50 £22.00
90th Percentile £39.50 £47.15 £38.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.75 £17.61 £16.00
% change year-on-year -21.93% +10.08% +10.34%

Data Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Data Strategy as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Data Strategy in Milton Keynes

Data Strategy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Strategy in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Data Strategy in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Data Strategy also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Data Strategy.

1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Data Lake
1 4 (80.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Presentation Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 3 (60.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Information Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (60.00%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Informatica
4 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Data Governance

Data Strategy
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (20.00%) AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Snowflake
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Lake
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 4 (80.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Presentation Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Data Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Information Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (60.00%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) DAMA DMBOK
4 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Monetization
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Databricks
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) StreamSets