The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Compaq products and/or services 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 Compaq over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Compaq.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compaq
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Compaq 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £311 £255
% change year-on-year
-19.57% +21.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.83 £32.47
% change year-on-year
- -48.18%
Compaq
Buckinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
336 417 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 44.27% 45.72% 41.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 188 173
Average daily rate £425 £334 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 20
Average hourly rate £12.75 £11.08 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.12% +23.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.96 £9.00 £8.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £15.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

Compaq
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Compaq Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Compaq
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Compaq Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Compaq
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Compaq Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Compaq
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Compaq 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 Compaq.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Terracotta
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing

Compaq
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Compaq 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 Compaq. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Terracotta
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods