The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Requirements Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 26 April 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.

Requirements Analysis
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 65 76
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.40% 0.52% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.61% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.16% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.84%  

Requirements 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 640 653 742
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.77% 85.14% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 377 383
Median daily rate £420 £410 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +13.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -66.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in Milton Keynes

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Milton Keynes

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements 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 Requirements Analysis.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) NetApp
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (80.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Movex
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Infor M3
3 1 (20.00%) Infor

Requirements Analysis
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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Infor M3
1 1 (20.00%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infor Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
1 4 (80.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) NetApp
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Infor