Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 April 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.

Computer Science Degree
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 91 90
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1 +8
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 10 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.63% 0.51% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 1.24% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 24
Milton Keynes median daily rate £300 £381 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.31% +17.31% -5.80%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -7.69% - -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Computer Science Degree 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 392 566 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.79% 41.43% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 363 235
Milton Keynes median daily rate £395 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +4.94% +14.08%
10th Percentile £230 £281 £263
90th Percentile £511 £575 £518
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £405
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.87% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 14 7
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +50.00% -26.15%
10th Percentile £12.25 £16.30 £10.40
90th Percentile £55.00 £18.00 £17.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year - +7.46% -4.29%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Milton Keynes

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Milton Keynes

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Computer Science Degree.

1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Remedy
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (40.00%) RESTful
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Core
6 3 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (30.00%) GitLab
6 3 (30.00%) SonarQube
6 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) PaaS
6 3 (30.00%) Confluence
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) QA
7 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (20.00%) High Availability

Computer Science Degree
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 3 (30.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) PaaS
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (30.00%) GitLab
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) SonarQube
3 3 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) GUI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Core
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) QA Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) APMG
2 2 (20.00%) HND
2 2 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cloudera