The first table below looks at the demand for CTC Cleared 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 CTC Cleared over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Milton Keynes region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 63 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.89% 0.28% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.46% 1.29% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £538 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +38.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £528 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £548 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £544 £397
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +37.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.68
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
231 155 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.78% 21.74% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 82 97
Average daily rate £330 £284 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.29% -8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £414 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £13.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.43 £38.00 £19.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CTC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CTC Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CTC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing CTC Cleared 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 CTC Cleared.

1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) SAP
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) SAP SRM
5 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) Workflow
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) JDeveloper
6 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (8.33%) C
7 1 (8.33%) C++
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) JMeter
7 1 (8.33%) ClearQuest
7 1 (8.33%) RUP
7 1 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (8.33%) V-Model
7 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing CTC Cleared 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 CTC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP SRM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JDeveloper
2 1 (8.33%) ClearQuest
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) SAP SRM Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) SAP MDM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Workflow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Workflow
1 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) RUP
3 1 (8.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM