Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 73 99
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26 -30
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 29 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.65% 1.64% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.94% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 11
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +1.19% +20.43%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £163
90th Percentile £535 £498 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +17.65% +1.19% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £25.00 £14.35 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.22% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £25.93 £14.35 -
% change year-on-year +80.71% - -

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 1465 1084 1564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.24% 84.89% 80.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 636 849
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £418 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +8.44% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £250
90th Percentile £530 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 33 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.12% +24.94%
10th Percentile £8.87 £9.00 £9.43
90th Percentile £24.60 £38.75 £24.73
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +12.20% -7.38% +29.56%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Information Security
3 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) DevOps
4 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.69%) Perl
5 6 (20.69%) PHP
5 6 (20.69%) Unix
5 6 (20.69%) Windows
5 6 (20.69%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) Python
5 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
5 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
5 6 (20.69%) Web Development
5 6 (20.69%) Degree
5 6 (20.69%) Ruby
5 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
5 6 (20.69%) Ansible
6 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
6 5 (17.24%) Confluence
6 5 (17.24%) Nimsoft
6 5 (17.24%) JIRA
6 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (17.24%) Atlassian
6 5 (17.24%) Legal
6 5 (17.24%) GAP Analysis

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 5 (17.24%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
1 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Legal
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Automotive
4 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.90%) Retail
5 1 (3.45%) Games
5 1 (3.45%) German Language
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (20.69%) Monitoring Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Service Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Compliance Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) IT Governance Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Coach
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Information Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Project Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
1 6 (20.69%) Unix
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
2 8 (27.59%) Information Security
3 7 (24.14%) DevOps
4 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
4 6 (20.69%) Web Development
5 5 (17.24%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) People Management
6 4 (13.79%) ISMS
6 4 (13.79%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) IT Governance
7 3 (10.34%) Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) Perl
2 6 (20.69%) PHP
2 6 (20.69%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) CISSP
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CISM
3 2 (6.90%) CLAS
3 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) GIAC
3 2 (6.90%) HNC
3 2 (6.90%) SANS
3 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (3.45%) CGEIT
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.45%) CRISC
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) OCA
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (6.90%) COBIT
3 2 (6.90%) ISO 31000
3 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.45%) P3O
4 1 (3.45%) PMO
4 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Atlassian
1 5 (17.24%) CA
1 5 (17.24%) Nimsoft
1 5 (17.24%) Remedy
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Cerner
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle