Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 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 (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 93 74
Rank change year-on-year +25 -19 +20
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 30 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.41% 1.52% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 1.80% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 13
Milton Keynes median daily rate £563 £438 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -27.08% +71.43%
10th Percentile £290 £326 £313
90th Percentile £718 £500 £730
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £438 £563
% change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% +60.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.82% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year +31.82% - -

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 1,096 1,500 1,076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.10% 84.51% 86.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 781 638
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £239 £263 £229
90th Percentile £620 £525 £565
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 54 37
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.47 £14.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.51% +1.79% -
10th Percentile £10.59 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £26.65 £24.70 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.90 £16.83 £15.00
% change year-on-year -11.47% +12.20% -7.06%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 20 (66.67%) Degree
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) Finance
4 13 (43.33%) Test Automation
5 10 (33.33%) Open Source
5 10 (33.33%) C#
5 10 (33.33%) DevOps
6 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (30.00%) .NET
6 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 8 (26.67%) Legal
8 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
8 7 (23.33%) Retail
9 6 (20.00%) SaaS
9 6 (20.00%) C++
9 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.00%) Thought Leadership
9 6 (20.00%) Master's Degree
9 6 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (20.00%) Coaching
10 5 (16.67%) Appium
10 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (16.67%) Conceptual Models
10 5 (16.67%) IT Strategy
10 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (16.67%) TOGAF Certification

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 2 (6.67%) Confluence
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Documentum
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) SaaS
2 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) Office 365
3 2 (6.67%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
1 2 (6.67%) Skype
1 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
1 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Redis
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Appium
1 5 (16.67%) JIRA
1 5 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
3 2 (6.67%) Calabash
3 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Legal
3 7 (23.33%) Retail
4 5 (16.67%) Automotive
4 5 (16.67%) German Language
5 3 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Architect
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Technical Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Automation Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Head of Development
5 3 (10.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (10.00%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Network Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) Enzyme
3 1 (3.33%) Jest
3 1 (3.33%) LAMP
3 1 (3.33%) React
3 1 (3.33%) Redux
3 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Android
2 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (33.33%) DevOps
3 10 (33.33%) Open Source
4 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
6 6 (20.00%) Coaching
6 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (20.00%) Thought Leadership
7 5 (16.67%) B2C
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) Conceptual Models
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (16.67%) IT Strategy
7 5 (16.67%) OO
7 5 (16.67%) OOP
7 5 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) C++
2 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (20.00%) Master's Degree
3 5 (16.67%) CISSP
3 5 (16.67%) TOGAF Certification
4 4 (13.33%) SSCP
5 3 (10.00%) ISEB
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) PMO
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.33%) F5
3 1 (3.33%) Kofax
3 1 (3.33%) Meridio
3 1 (3.33%) OpenText
3 1 (3.33%) SAP