Period
to 9 July 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 9 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.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 27 19
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8 -3
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 45 72 122
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 9.74% 6.38% 7.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.73% 24.91% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 51 96
Median daily rate £563 £550 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +51.13% -14.37%
10th Percentile £400 £410 £224
90th Percentile £638 £669 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £563 £538 £363
% change year-on-year +4.65% +48.07% -14.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £35.42
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £35.42

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 198 289 416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 42.86% 25.62% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 186 259
Median daily rate £470 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.43% +23.97% -12.00%
10th Percentile £315 £240 £215
90th Percentile £638 £625 £506
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £450 £374
% change year-on-year - +20.40% -8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 42
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 £11.58
90th Percentile £39.90 £47.50 £52.87
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +2.86% -2.78%

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 9 July 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 9 July 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 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (62.22%) SC Cleared
3 27 (60.00%) SQL
4 21 (46.67%) Oracle
5 18 (40.00%) PL/SQL
6 16 (35.56%) Public Sector
7 14 (31.11%) Migration
8 13 (28.89%) Data Migration
8 13 (28.89%) ITIL
9 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
10 9 (20.00%) General Ledger
10 9 (20.00%) Windows
10 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
11 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
11 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (17.78%) Oracle Payables
11 8 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
12 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (13.33%) Remedy
13 6 (13.33%) SLA
13 6 (13.33%) .NET
13 6 (13.33%) IIS
13 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
14 5 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
14 5 (11.11%) C#

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 6 (13.33%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (6.67%) Firewall
1 3 (6.67%) VLAN
1 3 (6.67%) VXLAN
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.22%) PolyBase
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (35.56%) Public Sector
2 9 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (11.11%) Analyst
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (11.11%) Technical Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (6.67%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Deployment Specialist
4 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Specialist
4 3 (6.67%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Wintel Support
4 3 (6.67%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (4.44%) CRM Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) HTML
2 5 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.67%) CSS
3 3 (6.67%) Entity Framework
3 3 (6.67%) LINQ
3 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2016
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Migration
2 13 (28.89%) Data Migration
2 13 (28.89%) ITIL
3 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 8 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.11%) Change Management
5 5 (11.11%) E-business
5 5 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.89%) Patch Management
6 4 (8.89%) Presales
6 4 (8.89%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.89%) Security Patching
7 3 (6.67%) Coaching
7 3 (6.67%) Due Diligence
7 3 (6.67%) Software Deployment
7 3 (6.67%) Thought Leadership
7 3 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) SQL
2 18 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.11%) C#
6 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.67%) Java
7 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.67%) VB
7 3 (6.67%) VBScript
8 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.22%) C
9 1 (2.22%) C++
9 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (62.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.89%) MCSA
5 3 (6.67%) CCIE
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.67%) MCAD
5 3 (6.67%) MCITP
5 3 (6.67%) MCPD
5 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.22%) APMP
6 1 (2.22%) ISEB
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.67%) UAG
3 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (11.11%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) BladeLogic
2 4 (8.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) Remedy
4 5 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix
5 3 (6.67%) Computacenter
5 3 (6.67%) F5
5 3 (6.67%) Juniper
5 3 (6.67%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) Aruba
6 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.22%) SAP