Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 12 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.

Continuous Delivery
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 42 77
Rank change year-on-year -20 +35 +27
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 35 91 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.78% 5.12% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 6.05% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 6
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.11% -18.24%
10th Percentile £290 £363 £314
90th Percentile £425 £535 £380
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £348
% change year-on-year -11.76% +22.30% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Continuous Delivery 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 1,112 1,503 1,081
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.39% 84.49% 86.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 778 640
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -4.19% +8.44%
10th Percentile £238 £263 £225
90th Percentile £614 £527 £563
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £408
% change year-on-year +3.75% -1.84% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 53 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% - -
10th Percentile £10.55 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £20.02 £24.80 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.83 £15.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +12.20% -7.06%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in Milton Keynes

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Delivery in Milton Keynes

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Delivery in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 Continuous Delivery.

1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) DevOps
3 20 (57.14%) JIRA
3 20 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 20 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 18 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (48.57%) Java
6 16 (45.71%) Confluence
7 14 (40.00%) Redis
7 14 (40.00%) NuoDB
7 14 (40.00%) OpenShift
7 14 (40.00%) Selenium
8 13 (37.14%) Open Source
8 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
8 13 (37.14%) Linux
9 12 (34.29%) IBM
9 12 (34.29%) TDD
9 12 (34.29%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (34.29%) MongoDB
9 12 (34.29%) Load Balancing
10 9 (25.71%) PaaS
10 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
10 9 (25.71%) BDD
10 9 (25.71%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (25.71%) OpenStack
10 9 (25.71%) IaaS
10 9 (25.71%) Firewall
10 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
10 9 (25.71%) C#

Continuous Delivery
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 16 (45.71%) Confluence
2 9 (25.71%) OpenStack
3 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.57%) CMS
4 3 (8.57%) EPiServer
4 3 (8.57%) Umbraco
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) OpenShift
2 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (25.71%) IaaS
2 9 (25.71%) PaaS
3 2 (5.71%) iPaaS
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) NuoDB
1 14 (40.00%) Redis
2 12 (34.29%) MongoDB
2 12 (34.29%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (8.57%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 20 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 20 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 20 (57.14%) JIRA
2 14 (40.00%) Selenium
3 6 (17.14%) Appium
4 5 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (8.57%) git-flow
6 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
6 2 (5.71%) Calabash
6 2 (5.71%) GitLab
6 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.86%) Maven
7 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.86%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 8 (22.86%) Banking
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Automation Tester
2 6 (17.14%) Tester
3 4 (11.43%) QA Automation Tester
3 4 (11.43%) QA Tester
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (8.57%) Release Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (20.00%) JSON
2 7 (20.00%) REST
2 7 (20.00%) SOAP
3 6 (17.14%) Spring Boot
4 5 (14.29%) Node.js
4 5 (14.29%) Spring
4 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 5 (14.29%) XML
5 4 (11.43%) Middleware
5 4 (11.43%) RESTful
6 3 (8.57%) LAMP
6 3 (8.57%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (8.57%) RAML
6 3 (8.57%) Swagger
6 3 (8.57%) YAML
7 2 (5.71%) .NET
7 2 (5.71%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (5.71%) OAuth
7 2 (5.71%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Android
2 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) DevOps
3 18 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (37.14%) Open Source
5 12 (34.29%) Load Balancing
5 12 (34.29%) TDD
6 9 (25.71%) BDD
6 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
7 7 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
7 7 (20.00%) OO
7 7 (20.00%) OOP
8 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (14.29%) SOA
10 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
10 4 (11.43%) QA Automation
11 3 (8.57%) Microservices
11 3 (8.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 3 (8.57%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) C#
4 7 (20.00%) C++
4 7 (20.00%) Ruby
5 6 (17.14%) Python
6 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (14.29%) SQL
7 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.57%) VBScript
8 2 (5.71%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.86%) Groovy
9 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
1 5 (14.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) IBM
2 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) New Relic
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft