The first table below looks at the demand for WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank - 50 -
Contract jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.19% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £278 -
% change year-on-year
+26.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Systems Management Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
94 57 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.87% 10.80% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 25 32
Average daily rate £275 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
WhatsUp Gold
Buckinghamshire

WhatsUp Gold
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WhatsUp Gold Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WhatsUp Gold
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WhatsUp Gold Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WhatsUp Gold
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) OPNET
2 4 (80.00%) OpenView
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) HP NNM
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

WhatsUp Gold
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (80.00%) OpenView
2 4 (80.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) OPNET