The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £406 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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.

Technical Analyst
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 50 69
Rank change year-on-year -21 +19  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 5 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.67% 1.53% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.58% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £406 - £334
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £17.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year -23.94% -22.82%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 725 633 811
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.54% 96.64% 97.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 338 448
Median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 21
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.40 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £15.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes that featured Technical Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Milton Keynes

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in Milton Keynes

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in Milton Keynes

Technical 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 Technical Analyst in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in Milton Keynes

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Technical Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Temenos
2 3 (42.86%) Temenos T24
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Competitor Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Economics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Games
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Technical 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Competitor Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Economics
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Temenos