Period
to 22 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 April 2021 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.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 30 20 13
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7 +10
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 16 43 107
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.09% 6.97% 10.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 21.08% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 41 92
10th Percentile £525 £400 £323
25th Percentile £544 £403 £396
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £581 £518 £474
Median % change year-on-year +12.32% +9.18% +24.74%
75th Percentile £657 £638 £588
90th Percentile £690 " £648
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £563 £518 £468
% change year-on-year +8.70% +10.58% +23.16%

DV Cleared 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 112 204 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 28.64% 33.06% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 160 223
10th Percentile £278 £277 £217
25th Percentile £367 £358 £323
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £431 £450
Median % change year-on-year +21.74% -4.17% +13.92%
75th Percentile £575 £525 £538
90th Percentile £671 £638 £604
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £525 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +23.53% -3.41% +12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 36
10th Percentile £30.40 £15.55 £13.38
25th Percentile £31.00 £15.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate £33.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +100.00% -8.33% +2.86%
75th Percentile £36.00 £18.00 £42.50
90th Percentile £37.20 £25.02 £48.13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £36.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +111.76% -5.56% -

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Milton Keynes

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DV Cleared in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared 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 DV Cleared.

1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) ERP
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Public Sector
7 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 2 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 2 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Office Automation
7 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
7 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) PKI
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
7 2 (12.50%) Firmware
7 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) VMware
7 2 (12.50%) Cryptography

DV Cleared
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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (18.75%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) General Ledger
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Management Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) PKI
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 2 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design
4 2 (12.50%) Office Automation
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com