Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 83 82
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 -2
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 21 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.33% 1.51% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.88% 4.47% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 26
Milton Keynes median daily rate £550 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.03% +20.00% -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £389 £325
% change year-on-year +9.32% +19.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year - -59.09% +186.96%

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 430 470 456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 27.18% 33.79% 32.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 256 239
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £210 £253 £248
90th Percentile £550 £547 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.48% +1.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £10.53 £10.99 £10.24
90th Percentile £17.73 £17.25 £16.38
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £15.75 £16.05
% change year-on-year -6.38% -1.84% +6.97%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) JIRA
5 7 (33.33%) Project Management
5 7 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (23.81%) Java
6 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 5 (23.81%) DevOps
7 4 (19.05%) .NET Core
7 4 (19.05%) Conceptual Models
7 4 (19.05%) Programme Delivery
7 4 (19.05%) RESTful
7 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
7 4 (19.05%) Selenium
7 4 (19.05%) SaaS
7 4 (19.05%) Confluence
7 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
7 4 (19.05%) Remedy
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) C#
8 3 (14.29%) Banking
8 3 (14.29%) SAP

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 (19.05%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) SaaS
3 3 (14.29%) PaaS
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (9.52%) IaaS
5 1 (4.76%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Blockchain
2 1 (4.76%) Redis
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (19.05%) Selenium
4 3 (14.29%) GitLab
4 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 3 (14.29%) SonarQube
4 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.76%) Appium
6 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.76%) Calabash
6 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Economy
4 1 (4.76%) German Language
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Architect
5 2 (9.52%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Regulatory Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Core
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
2 4 (19.05%) RESTful
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) Conceptual Models
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Programme Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
6 2 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
6 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (9.52%) QA Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (9.52%) APMG
3 2 (9.52%) HND
3 2 (9.52%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) Master's Degree
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) SSCP
4 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Remedy
3 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.76%) HP