The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Computing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 68 64 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% 0.53% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.41% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £613 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.36% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £503
% change year-on-year -10.52% -5.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.00

Cloud Computing is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 74 22 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 9.91% 2.93% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 14 14
Median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £360 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Milton Keynes

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Milton Keynes

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) ITSM
5 3 (42.86%) Staffware
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) Service Management
5 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 3 (42.86%) C++
5 3 (42.86%) Perl
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) DB2
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) UML
5 3 (42.86%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) LDAP
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (42.86%) OOD
5 3 (42.86%) SAS
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP

Cloud Computing
Top Related 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 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (42.86%) Confluence
1 3 (42.86%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) LiveCycle
1 3 (42.86%) SAS
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LDAP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (42.86%) DB2
2 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) SonarQube
2 3 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) C++ Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Finance Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Finance Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Financial Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Process Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Project Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Unix Developer
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior C++ Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior MySQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) BPMN
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) ITSM
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) APMG
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
1 3 (42.86%) ILOG
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle