Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Firmware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Firmware over the 6 months to 21 January 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.

Firmware
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 84 -
Rank change year-on-year -32 - +91
Contract jobs citing Firmware 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.12% 0.25% -
As % of the System Software category 0.76% 1.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £384 £303 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.86% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £384 £303 -
% change year-on-year +26.86% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50

Firmware is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 264 193 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.99% 15.90% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 100 66
Milton Keynes median daily rate £397 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.28% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £176 £254 £190
90th Percentile £500 £502 £534
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 18
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £14.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -11.10% +12.48%
10th Percentile £9.97 £8.72 £8.85
90th Percentile £21.00 £18.00 £21.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £13.11 £15.93
% change year-on-year +44.93% -17.70% +22.54%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Milton Keynes

Firmware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firmware in Milton Keynes

Firmware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firmware in Milton Keynes

Firmware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firmware in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Firmware 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 Firmware.

1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared

Firmware
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle