Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 90 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - +104
Contract jobs citing BPSS Clearance 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.12% 0.24% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £294 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.60% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £288 £340 -
% change year-on-year -15.44% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £50.00 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £46.00 £44.25 -
% change year-on-year +3.95% - -

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 395 493 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.43% 38.79% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 350 244
Milton Keynes median daily rate £395 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £234 £300 £254
90th Percentile £513 £575 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £395 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -7.06% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 6 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +30.91% -8.33%
10th Percentile £10.32 £14.63 £11.12
90th Percentile £21.00 £35.25 £17.38
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% +15.00%

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 24 February 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco