The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Customer Engagement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Engagement over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Customer Engagement
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 - 73
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Customer Engagement 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.27% - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £463 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - £59.50

Customer Engagement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 637 547 677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.82% 83.51% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 308 392
Median daily rate £400 £406 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 8
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Customer Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Customer Engagement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Engagement in Milton Keynes

Customer Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer Engagement in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Customer Engagement 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 Customer Engagement.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Online Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Acquisition
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Customer Engagement
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Product Owner
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telephony Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telephony Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Acquisition
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Teradata