Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 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.

Academic Degree
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 78 59
Rank change year-on-year +19 -19 -15
Contract jobs citing Degree 53 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.46% 2.02% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.02% 5.49% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 43
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +20.00% -17.46%
10th Percentile £220 £313 £300
90th Percentile £516 £483 £508
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £384 £394
% change year-on-year +10.75% -2.54% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +57.14% -27.08% -36.00%

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 407 546 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 26.55% 36.84% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 329 256
Milton Keynes median daily rate £363 £415 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.53% - +10.67%
10th Percentile £217 £281 £285
90th Percentile £504 £550 £533
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £369 £411 £417
% change year-on-year -10.22% -1.32% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +56.52% -38.67%
10th Percentile £11.46 £12.54 £10.31
90th Percentile £55.00 £18.00 £12.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year -2.78% +14.65% -56.69%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Milton Keynes

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Milton Keynes

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Milton Keynes

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Milton Keynes

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 16 (30.19%) SQL
2 16 (30.19%) Computer Science
3 13 (24.53%) Project Management
4 11 (20.75%) MySQL
4 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (20.75%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (18.87%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (18.87%) Spanish Language
5 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
6 9 (16.98%) Banking
6 9 (16.98%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (15.09%) Ansible
7 8 (15.09%) Security Management
7 8 (15.09%) DB2
7 8 (15.09%) Unix
7 8 (15.09%) Python
7 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (15.09%) YAML
7 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
7 8 (15.09%) JIRA
7 8 (15.09%) Korn
7 8 (15.09%) DB2 UDB
8 7 (13.21%) Capacity Management
8 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (13.21%) Retail
8 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.32%) Migration
9 6 (11.32%) Shell Script

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.32%) Confluence
2 3 (5.66%) SAS
3 2 (3.77%) MS Project Server
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) InVision
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) IaaS
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) MySQL
2 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
2 10 (18.87%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (15.09%) DB2
3 8 (15.09%) DB2 UDB
4 6 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.55%) Big Data
6 3 (5.66%) MS Access
6 3 (5.66%) Redis
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.77%) Data Lake
7 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.77%) OLAP
7 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.89%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.89%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.89%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) JIRA
2 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.66%) Selenium
4 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.77%) GitLab
4 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.77%) SonarQube
4 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.89%) Appium
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.89%) Calabash
5 1 (1.89%) NWDI
5 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Spanish Language
3 9 (16.98%) Banking
4 7 (13.21%) Retail
5 6 (11.32%) Marketing
6 5 (9.43%) Legal
7 3 (5.66%) German Language
8 2 (3.77%) Automotive
8 2 (3.77%) Dutch Language
8 2 (3.77%) French Language
8 2 (3.77%) Italian Language
9 1 (1.89%) Digital Economy
9 1 (1.89%) Local Government
9 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) DBA
3 7 (13.21%) Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Administrator
4 6 (11.32%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Service Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Configuration Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Bid Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Business Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Product Manager
8 2 (3.77%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) YAML
2 6 (11.32%) .NET
3 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.55%) .NET Core
4 4 (7.55%) RESTful
4 4 (7.55%) Web Services
5 3 (5.66%) HTML
5 3 (5.66%) XML
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.77%) CSS
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.89%) IDoc
7 1 (1.89%) JDBC
7 1 (1.89%) REST
7 1 (1.89%) SAP ALE
7 1 (1.89%) SAP PI
7 1 (1.89%) SOAP
7 1 (1.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Computer Science
2 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) CMDB
5 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.89%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.89%) iSeries
5 1 (1.89%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Unix
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.77%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Windows
5 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Project Management
2 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (15.09%) Security Management
4 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (13.21%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
5 6 (11.32%) Migration
5 6 (11.32%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.43%) High Availability
6 5 (9.43%) User Stories
7 4 (7.55%) Analytics
7 4 (7.55%) Data Governance
7 4 (7.55%) Economics
7 4 (7.55%) ITIL
7 4 (7.55%) OO
7 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
2 8 (15.09%) Korn
2 8 (15.09%) Python
3 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.43%) Java
5 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.66%) VBA
7 2 (3.77%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) ABAP
8 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.66%) APMG
2 3 (5.66%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.77%) HND
3 2 (3.77%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.77%) SAS Certification
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.77%) GDPR
2 2 (3.77%) PMO
2 2 (3.77%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Remedy
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) HP
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.89%) Pega
5 1 (1.89%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) Tableau