Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 55 75
Rank change year-on-year -2 +20 +35
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 48 69 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.31% 4.11% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 4.87% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 15
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79% -14.71%
10th Percentile £290 £363 £313
90th Percentile £445 £625 £438
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £381 £431 £363
% change year-on-year -11.59% +18.97% +16.00%
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 1,244 1,417 1,100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 85.85% 84.45% 84.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 714 644
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £235 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 39 36
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £13.85 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.53% +15.42% -25.00%
10th Percentile £8.88 £8.73 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.66 £19.50 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.33% +7.14% -26.32%

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 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Delivery in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 31 (64.58%) Jenkins
2 30 (62.50%) JIRA
2 30 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (52.08%) DevOps
5 24 (50.00%) OpenShift
5 24 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (47.92%) Java
7 22 (45.83%) Linux
8 20 (41.67%) Open Source
8 20 (41.67%) Confluence
9 18 (37.50%) Redis
9 18 (37.50%) Python
9 18 (37.50%) TDD
9 18 (37.50%) NuoDB
10 16 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (33.33%) IBM
10 16 (33.33%) MongoDB
10 16 (33.33%) Test Automation
11 14 (29.17%) JSON
11 14 (29.17%) Ruby
11 14 (29.17%) REST
11 14 (29.17%) SOAP
12 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
12 13 (27.08%) Finance
12 13 (27.08%) Ansible
12 13 (27.08%) Docker
13 12 (25.00%) SQL
13 12 (25.00%) Web Services
13 12 (25.00%) XML

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 20 (41.67%) Confluence
2 12 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.50%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.25%) CMS
4 3 (6.25%) EPiServer
4 3 (6.25%) Umbraco
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (50.00%) OpenShift
2 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.50%) IaaS
2 6 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (4.17%) iPaaS
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) NuoDB
1 18 (37.50%) Redis
2 16 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 16 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (20.83%) MySQL
3 10 (20.83%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 31 (64.58%) Jenkins
2 30 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 30 (62.50%) JIRA
3 12 (25.00%) Selenium
4 7 (14.58%) Maven
5 6 (12.50%) Appium
5 6 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (10.42%) SonarQube
6 5 (10.42%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (8.33%) Artifactory
8 3 (6.25%) git-flow
9 2 (4.17%) Bitbucket
9 2 (4.17%) Calabash
9 2 (4.17%) GitLab
9 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.08%) JUnit
10 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.08%) Travis CI
10 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 6 (12.50%) Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Tester
4 5 (10.42%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Python Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
5 4 (8.33%) QA Tester
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) JSON
1 14 (29.17%) REST
1 14 (29.17%) SOAP
2 12 (25.00%) RESTful
2 12 (25.00%) Web Services
2 12 (25.00%) XML
3 11 (22.92%) Node.js
4 10 (20.83%) LAMP
4 10 (20.83%) LAPP Stack
4 10 (20.83%) RAML
4 10 (20.83%) Swagger
4 10 (20.83%) YAML
5 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 8 (16.67%) Middleware
6 7 (14.58%) Spring Boot
7 6 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (12.50%) Spring
8 2 (4.17%) .NET
8 2 (4.17%) OAuth
8 2 (4.17%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Blog
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) DevOps
3 24 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (41.67%) Open Source
5 18 (37.50%) TDD
6 16 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 12 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (18.75%) BDD
8 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
9 8 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (14.58%) OO
10 7 (14.58%) OOP
10 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
11 6 (12.50%) Build Automation
11 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (10.42%) SOA
13 4 (8.33%) API Development
13 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
13 4 (8.33%) QA Automation
13 4 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) Java
2 18 (37.50%) Python
3 14 (29.17%) Ruby
4 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
5 12 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 12 (25.00%) SQL
6 9 (18.75%) C#
7 7 (14.58%) C++
8 6 (12.50%) Groovy
9 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.25%) VBScript
10 2 (4.17%) Apple Swift
11 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
1 5 (10.42%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Ansible
2 7 (14.58%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.08%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) IBM
2 6 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) New Relic
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft