The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank - 59 67
Contract jobs citing Statistics 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 1.08% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.26% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £345 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +112.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £380 £350
% change year-on-year -11.18% +8.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +200.00% -24.85%  

Statistics 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 624 636 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.10% 85.60% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 356 346
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -18.91%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Milton Keynes

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Milton Keynes

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Milton Keynes

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Human Resource Management
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (20.00%) XGBoost
4 1 (20.00%) Keras
4 1 (20.00%) Torch
4 1 (20.00%) scikit-learn
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Theano
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) R
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8

Statistics
Top Related 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) HR Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning Developer
2 1 (20.00%) MI Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Mobility Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Keras
1 1 (20.00%) Pandas
1 1 (20.00%) scikit-learn
1 1 (20.00%) Theano
1 1 (20.00%) Torch
1 1 (20.00%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Human Resource Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Deep Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) R
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp