Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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.

Academic Degree
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 48 62
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14 -25
Contract jobs citing Degree 54 46 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.09% 3.56% 2.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.98% 11.00% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 40
Milton Keynes median daily rate £410 £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +14.48% +9.85%
10th Percentile £328 £263 £213
90th Percentile £500 £688 £553
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £415 £363
% change year-on-year -3.61% +14.48% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.25 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £45.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% -45.05% +279.17%

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 416 418 417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 23.83% 32.35% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 308 300
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +7.46% +16.75%
10th Percentile £197 £226 £210
90th Percentile £527 £550 £501
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 3 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £10.24 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.90% -33.44% +2.57%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.23 £13.48
90th Percentile £41.25 £44.05 £17.29
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £21.00 £20.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.70% -43.75% +140.00%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 27 (50.00%) Finance
2 26 (48.15%) Computer Science
3 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 10 (18.52%) Marketing
6 9 (16.67%) Banking
6 9 (16.67%) SQL
6 9 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.67%) Social Media
7 8 (14.81%) Hedge funds
7 8 (14.81%) Social Media Marketing
7 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
7 8 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (14.81%) WordPress
7 8 (14.81%) Brand Awareness
7 8 (14.81%) Java
7 8 (14.81%) Oracle
7 8 (14.81%) Retail
8 7 (12.96%) Spring
8 7 (12.96%) Incident Management
8 7 (12.96%) Microservices
8 7 (12.96%) Product Management
9 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (11.11%) Windows
9 6 (11.11%) Linux
9 6 (11.11%) MySQL

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 8 (14.81%) WordPress
2 5 (9.26%) CMS
3 4 (7.41%) Alfresco
3 4 (7.41%) Drupal
3 4 (7.41%) Liferay
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.85%) Confluence
6 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) PaaS
3 2 (3.70%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) MySQL
1 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.26%) Redis
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.56%) DB2
3 3 (5.56%) DB2 UDB
3 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.85%) QlikView
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
3 3 (5.56%) Selenium
3 3 (5.56%) webpack
4 2 (3.70%) Maven
4 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Marketing
3 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 9 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 8 (14.81%) Brand Awareness
4 8 (14.81%) Retail
5 6 (11.11%) Automotive
6 2 (3.70%) German Language
6 2 (3.70%) Legal
6 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Developer
2 8 (14.81%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) DBA
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Security Officer
7 2 (3.70%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Spring
2 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) Web Services
3 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.56%) CSS
3 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 3 (5.56%) React
3 3 (5.56%) YAML
4 2 (3.70%) JSON
4 2 (3.70%) Middleware
4 2 (3.70%) Node.js
4 2 (3.70%) OAuth
4 2 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.70%) REST
4 2 (3.70%) RESTful
4 2 (3.70%) Spring Boot
4 2 (3.70%) Spring Security
4 2 (3.70%) Swagger
4 2 (3.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 26 (48.15%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.67%) Social Media
3 8 (14.81%) Hedge funds
4 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.56%) Robotics
5 3 (5.56%) User Experience
6 2 (3.70%) Graphic Design
6 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.85%) Clustering
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
1 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (14.81%) Social Media Marketing
3 7 (12.96%) Incident Management
3 7 (12.96%) Microservices
3 7 (12.96%) Product Management
4 6 (11.11%) B2C
4 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (11.11%) SOA
5 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.26%) CRM
5 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.26%) Robotic Process Automation
5 5 (9.26%) Security Management
5 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Document Management
6 4 (7.41%) Information Security
6 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
6 4 (7.41%) Open Source
6 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 9 (16.67%) SQL
3 8 (14.81%) Java
4 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.41%) C#
6 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.56%) ES6
6 3 (5.56%) Korn
6 3 (5.56%) Python
7 2 (3.70%) Ruby
8 1 (1.85%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) VB
8 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (7.41%) CISSP
3 3 (5.56%) CISM
4 2 (3.70%) HNC
5 1 (1.85%) CGEIT
5 1 (1.85%) CLAS
5 1 (1.85%) CRISC
5 1 (1.85%) GIAC
5 1 (1.85%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
2 3 (5.56%) COBIT
3 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) Blue Prism
3 5 (9.26%) IBM
4 4 (7.41%) OpenText
5 3 (5.56%) Avaya
5 3 (5.56%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.70%) Apigee
6 2 (3.70%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.70%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.70%) WSO2
7 1 (1.85%) Brocade
7 1 (1.85%) Symantec
7 1 (1.85%) Teradata