Period
to 21 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for COBOL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited COBOL over the 6 months to 21 August 2019 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.

COBOL
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 98 -
Contract jobs citing COBOL 0 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 0.80% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate - £488 -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £488 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

COBOL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 351 561 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 33.43% 37.45% 34.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 323 251
Milton Keynes median daily rate £440 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £420 £388
% change year-on-year +1.19% +8.39% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £38.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.91% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% -18.18% +42.86%

COBOL
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for COBOL in Milton Keynes

COBOL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COBOL in Milton Keynes

COBOL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for COBOL in Milton Keynes