Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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 (Computing Science)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 67 80
Rank change year-on-year -27 +13 +7
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 19 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.17% 1.89% 1.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.71% 5.83% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 28
Milton Keynes median daily rate £448 £475 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.79% +52.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £300 £319 £296
90th Percentile £552 £714 £375
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £465 £300
% change year-on-year -8.60% +55.00% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.00 - -

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 403 412 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.80% 32.52% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 238 240
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £210 £263 £268
90th Percentile £538 £550 £569
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £388 £364
% change year-on-year - +6.53% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.75 £16.50 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +3.58% +6.20%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.26 £9.23
90th Percentile £47.40 £38.75 £26.10
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £16.14
% change year-on-year -1.37% +13.07% +7.60%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
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 in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
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 in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 18 (94.74%) Degree
2 13 (68.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) JIRA
5 6 (31.58%) Project Management
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) DevOps
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) Selenium
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 4 (21.05%) Confluence
8 3 (15.79%) PaaS
8 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Retail
8 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
8 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
8 3 (15.79%) Automotive
8 3 (15.79%) B2C
8 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
8 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 3 (15.79%) GitLab
8 3 (15.79%) SonarQube
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
9 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (10.53%) User Stories

Computer Science
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 4 (21.05%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Redis
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) JIRA
2 4 (21.05%) Selenium
3 3 (15.79%) GitLab
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) SonarQube
3 3 (15.79%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.26%) Appium
5 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
5 1 (5.26%) Calabash
5 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Automotive
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) German Language
3 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA Architect
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Regulatory Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) B2C
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) Degree
2 13 (68.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.53%) APMG
3 2 (10.53%) HND
3 2 (10.53%) Master's Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) CLAS
4 1 (5.26%) GIAC
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Brocade
2 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec