Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 83 89
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 19 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.26% 1.77% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.48% 6.00% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 10
Milton Keynes median daily rate £550 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.03% +20.00% -7.14%
10th Percentile £335 £326 £313
90th Percentile £595 £488 £361
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 £390 £325
% change year-on-year +41.03% +20.00% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% -59.09% +14.78%

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 424 483 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 28.23% 29.43% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 253 252
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £396 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.14% -4.70% +18.57%
10th Percentile £225 £228 £214
90th Percentile £556 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £386 £400
% change year-on-year +3.56% -3.44% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 18
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.44 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.87% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £10.76 £10.70 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.00 £18.90 £15.26
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.80 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.32% +17.86% -

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) .NET
5 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (26.32%) SaaS
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
6 5 (26.32%) Conceptual Models
6 5 (26.32%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (21.05%) RESTful
7 4 (21.05%) .NET Core
7 4 (21.05%) Remedy
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Banking
7 4 (21.05%) Legal
8 3 (15.79%) C#
8 3 (15.79%) Programme Delivery
9 2 (10.53%) Data Science
9 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (10.53%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (10.53%) DevOps
9 2 (10.53%) Performance Improvement

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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 2 (10.53%) German Language
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Service Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Architect
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Technical Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) GUI Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Core
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
2 4 (21.05%) RESTful
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
3 5 (26.32%) Conceptual Models
3 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) B2C
6 2 (10.53%) Data Science
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP
3 2 (10.53%) SSCP
3 2 (10.53%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) SAP