Period
to 20 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 6 months to 20 May 2019 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.

Continual Improvement
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 94 84
Rank change year-on-year +43 -10 -9
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 34 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.20% 1.32% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 1.58% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 10
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £500 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +16.96% +6.88%
10th Percentile £199 £363 £267
90th Percentile £518 £555 £543
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £500 £428
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.96% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £42.50 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 £26.87 -
% change year-on-year +58.20% - -

Continuous Improvement 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 933 1,328 1,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.69% 83.57% 85.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 733 633
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £240 £250 £270
90th Percentile £630 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 47 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £13.82 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.25% -1.29% +8.17%
10th Percentile £13.25 £9.31 £9.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £18.60 £17.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £25.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +75.86% -9.38% +8.33%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Milton Keynes

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Milton Keynes

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Milton Keynes

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement 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 Improvement.

1 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
1 9 (26.47%) Retail
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Problem Management
4 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 6 (17.65%) Data Management
4 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Data Validation
4 6 (17.65%) Data Governance
4 6 (17.65%) Data Quality
4 6 (17.65%) Validation
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 6 (17.65%) SLA
5 5 (14.71%) IBM
5 5 (14.71%) Windows
5 5 (14.71%) Service Management
5 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.71%) hybris
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (14.71%) Banking
5 5 (14.71%) Taxonomies
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
6 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (11.76%) User Experience
6 4 (11.76%) Supplier Management
6 4 (11.76%) Drupal

Continuous Improvement
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 (11.76%) Drupal
2 3 (8.82%) SAS
3 2 (5.88%) Confluence
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
1 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.88%) NuoDB
1 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 9 (26.47%) Retail
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Contracts Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Engineering Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Content Editor
4 2 (5.88%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (5.88%) HTML Developer
4 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Service Security Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) UX Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) CSS
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
1 3 (8.82%) Spring
1 3 (8.82%) Spring MVC
2 2 (5.88%) CSS3
2 2 (5.88%) HTML5
2 2 (5.88%) JSON
2 2 (5.88%) LAMP
2 2 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (5.88%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) RAML
2 2 (5.88%) REST
2 2 (5.88%) RESTful
2 2 (5.88%) SOAP
2 2 (5.88%) Swagger
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) Taxonomies
3 4 (11.76%) User Experience
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
1 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Problem Management
4 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Data Governance
4 6 (17.65%) Data Management
4 6 (17.65%) Data Validation
4 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 6 (17.65%) Validation
5 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.71%) Service Management
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (11.76%) Supplier Management
7 3 (8.82%) Line Management
7 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Java
1 3 (8.82%) Java 8
1 3 (8.82%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.88%) Ruby
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.94%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.94%) CISSP
2 1 (2.94%) CLAS
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) GIAC
2 1 (2.94%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) Data Quality
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) vRealize
2 2 (5.88%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) hybris
1 5 (14.71%) IBM
2 3 (8.82%) Ab Initio
2 3 (8.82%) Informatica
2 3 (8.82%) Talend
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) McAfee
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Qualys
4 1 (2.94%) Rapid7