Period
to 28 March 2020

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 28 March 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.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 12 26
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14 -14
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 39 119 108
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.80% 11.49% 6.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.50% 36.84% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 99 82
Median daily rate £425 £435 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +11.68% -13.44%
10th Percentile £347 £240 £260
90th Percentile £585 £630 £536
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £433 £383
% change year-on-year -1.73% +13.07% -14.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 200 323 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 29.76% 31.18% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 220 240
Median daily rate £420 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +7.87% -7.29%
10th Percentile £214 £232 £260
90th Percentile £581 £601 £507
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 29
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £15.45 £13.50 £13.21
90th Percentile £34.23 £50.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate £17.25 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -4.17% - -

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 28 March 2020.

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 28 March 2020, 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 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (51.28%) SC Cleared
3 17 (43.59%) ITIL
4 13 (33.33%) Public Sector
5 12 (30.77%) SQL
6 10 (25.64%) Windows
6 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
7 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (20.51%) Problem Management
8 8 (20.51%) SLA
8 8 (20.51%) Migration
9 7 (17.95%) Change Management
9 7 (17.95%) Remedy
9 7 (17.95%) Data Migration
9 7 (17.95%) Incident Management
10 6 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
10 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
10 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
10 6 (15.38%) Oracle
10 6 (15.38%) E-business
10 6 (15.38%) Firewall
10 6 (15.38%) Service Management
10 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (12.82%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (7.69%) VLAN
3 3 (7.69%) VXLAN
3 3 (7.69%) Wireless
4 2 (5.13%) Network Security
5 1 (2.56%) BGP
5 1 (2.56%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.56%) DHCP
5 1 (2.56%) DNS
5 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.56%) ICMP
5 1 (2.56%) IPsec
5 1 (2.56%) LAN
5 1 (2.56%) OSPF
5 1 (2.56%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.56%) Power BI
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 4 (10.26%) General Ledger
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Electronics
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) Data Migration Lead
2 5 (12.82%) Developer
3 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Active Directory Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (7.69%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Deployment Specialist
3 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Specialist
3 3 (7.69%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Wintel Support
3 3 (7.69%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Security Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.56%) LINQ
2 1 (2.56%) REST
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2016
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Vista
4 3 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) CentOS
5 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Migration
2 8 (20.51%) Problem Management
3 7 (17.95%) Change Management
3 7 (17.95%) Data Migration
3 7 (17.95%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (15.38%) E-business
4 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (15.38%) Service Management
5 5 (12.82%) Due Diligence
5 5 (12.82%) ERP
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Cash Management
6 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (10.26%) Patch Management
6 4 (10.26%) Presales
6 4 (10.26%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.69%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) VB
3 3 (7.69%) VBScript
4 2 (5.13%) C++
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) C
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (51.28%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.82%) MCSA
5 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.69%) CCIE
7 2 (5.13%) CCNP
8 1 (2.56%) APMP
8 1 (2.56%) CCNA
8 1 (2.56%) CISA
8 1 (2.56%) CISM
8 1 (2.56%) CISSP
8 1 (2.56%) ISEB
8 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.56%) MCAD
8 1 (2.56%) MCITP
8 1 (2.56%) MCPD
8 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.26%) UAG
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) Docker
5 1 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
2 4 (10.26%) BladeLogic
2 4 (10.26%) WSUS
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Remedy
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco
4 5 (12.82%) HP
4 5 (12.82%) Hyperion
4 5 (12.82%) Palo Alto
4 5 (12.82%) VMware
5 4 (10.26%) F5
5 4 (10.26%) Juniper
6 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.69%) Citrix
6 3 (7.69%) Computacenter
7 2 (5.13%) SAP
8 1 (2.56%) Aruba
8 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.56%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow