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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.30% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £410 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.82% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.80 £15.19
% change year-on-year
- +10.58%
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
543 677 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.41% 80.50% 78.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 416 429
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 21
Median hourly rate £11.75 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.77% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £22.50 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Fault Management

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 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ATM
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Call Centre Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Fault Management
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA