Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 June 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.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 88 81
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 7 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.62% 1.37% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.64% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 13
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £550 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +41.03% +20.00%
10th Percentile £331 £283 £315
90th Percentile £562 £595 £475
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £425 £389
% change year-on-year +17.65% +9.32% +19.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +167.86% +3.70% -
10th Percentile £35.25 £12.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £41.75 £15.25 £15.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +185.71% +3.70% -59.09%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,000 1,279 1,238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.97% 83.32% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 734 644
Milton Keynes median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £260 £238 £277
90th Percentile £606 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 50 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £23.75 £13.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.93% -1.82% +14.58%
10th Percentile £12.58 £9.00 £8.64
90th Percentile £50.50 £17.50 £17.22
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £14.05 £16.00
% change year-on-year +92.14% -12.19% +13.48%

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019, 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 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) MVVM
5 1 (14.29%) Mocha
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (14.29%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Mocha
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Architect
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Coach
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
1 1 (14.29%) Chai
1 1 (14.29%) Enzyme
1 1 (14.29%) Express
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) Jest
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) Mongoose
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
1 1 (14.29%) React
1 1 (14.29%) React Native
1 1 (14.29%) Redux
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Sass
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) ES6
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Kotlin
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CLAS
3 1 (14.29%) GIAC
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MBA
3 1 (14.29%) SANS
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) SSCP
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) OutSystems
2 1 (14.29%) Xamarin