Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) Clearance
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 - 93
Rank change year-on-year - +93 +20
Contract jobs citing BPSS Clearance 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.13% - 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Milton Keynes median daily rate £525 - £450
10th Percentile £488 - £438
90th Percentile £563 - £463
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £525 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £60.00 -

BPSS Clearance is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 441 496 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 29.03% 29.99% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 282 291
Milton Keynes median daily rate £368 £409 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.04% -2.74% +12.00%
10th Percentile £210 £250 £228
90th Percentile £500 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £400 £420
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.76% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 37 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £10.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +69.49% -44.11%
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.94 £10.23
90th Percentile £52.87 £35.45 £11.85
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +24.14% -66.08%

BPSS Clearance
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing BPSS Clearance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for BPSS Clearance in Milton Keynes

BPSS Clearance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BPSS Clearance in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for BPSS Clearance in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BPSS Clearance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for BPSS Clearance.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) OVSD
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business

BPSS Clearance
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Lumension
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) VMware