The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 73 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Broadband 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.31% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.63% 2.27% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £306 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 - £14.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
184 88 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.79% 10.48% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 37 41
Average daily rate £375 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £44.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.60 £12.00 £21.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £44.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Broadband across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband.

1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) HACMP
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas File System
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (60.00%) LPAR
2 3 (60.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (60.00%) sed
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) VMS
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Migration

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) HACMP
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) AIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) VMS
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (60.00%) AWK
1 3 (60.00%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas File System
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) 3PAR
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica