The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.17% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £513 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £369
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £95.00 £30.83 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+208.14% -18.43%
Benchmarking
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
505 730 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.17% 78.41% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 364 414
Median daily rate £438 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 31
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking.

1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
1 4 (66.67%) JMS
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Avaya
1 4 (66.67%) Genesys
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) KANA
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Kanban
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js

Benchmarking
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 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Java Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Call Centre Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) JMS
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
1 4 (66.67%) React
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
1 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (33.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Kanban
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Avaya
1 4 (66.67%) Genesys
1 4 (66.67%) KANA