Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 5 July 2020 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.

Academic Degree
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 58 58
Rank change year-on-year +26 0 +20
Contract jobs citing Degree 24 35 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.21% 3.09% 3.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.24% 11.99% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 26
Median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £351 £225 £220
90th Percentile £548 £558 £531
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +3.23% -8.82% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.29% +75.86% +7.41%
10th Percentile £15.75 £14.18 £10.95
90th Percentile £32.79 £42.88 £22.65
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £30.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -46.34% +11.82% +37.50%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 196 292 416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 42.52% 25.75% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 190 259
Median daily rate £470 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.43% +23.97% -12.53%
10th Percentile £315 £240 £215
90th Percentile £638 £625 £506
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £450 £374
% change year-on-year - +20.40% -9.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 41
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £15.75 £14.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £39.90 £47.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +2.86% -2.78%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Milton Keynes

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Degree in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Degree in Milton Keynes

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Degree in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Degree in Milton Keynes

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Degree in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Degree in Milton Keynes

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Degree in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Degree in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 8 (33.33%) Windows
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) ITSM
3 5 (20.83%) Service Management
3 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
3 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Azure
5 3 (12.50%) AWS
5 3 (12.50%) JSON
5 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Finance
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) SOAP
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) UML
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) React

Degree
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:

Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Azure
2 3 (12.50%) AWS
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.33%) npm
4 1 (4.17%) IaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Office 365
4 1 (4.17%) PaaS
4 1 (4.17%) SaaS
4 1 (4.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DWDM
1 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) MPLS
1 1 (4.17%) SDH
1 1 (4.17%) VoIP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Grunt
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) Mocha
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.33%) webpack
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) IT Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Service Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) JSON
2 3 (12.50%) React
2 3 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
3 2 (8.33%) Chai
3 2 (8.33%) Enzyme
3 2 (8.33%) Express
3 2 (8.33%) Jest
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
3 2 (8.33%) Mongoose
3 2 (8.33%) Node.js
3 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
3 2 (8.33%) React Native
3 2 (8.33%) Redux
3 2 (8.33%) REST
3 2 (8.33%) RESTful
3 2 (8.33%) Sass
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) CCTV
2 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
2 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) ITSM
3 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (20.83%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Project Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.50%) UML
5 3 (12.50%) User Stories
6 2 (8.33%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) Apple Swift
3 2 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) ES6
3 2 (8.33%) Kotlin
3 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Groovy
4 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PMP
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CAPM
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CISM
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) CRISC
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) PMO
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Netcool
1 1 (4.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Capita
2 2 (8.33%) OutSystems
2 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Juniper
3 1 (4.17%) Openreach
3 1 (4.17%) Pardot
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) SAP