Period
to 21 September 2018

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

High Availability
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 104 75
Rank change year-on-year +44 -29 +2
Contract jobs citing High Availability 51 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.44% 0.95% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 1.13% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 7
Milton Keynes median daily rate £475 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.74% -3.57% -10.31%
10th Percentile £373 £316 £330
90th Percentile £725 £350 £410
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +35.71% -1.41% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

High Availability is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,269 1,420 1,106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 85.51% 84.37% 84.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 709 655
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £235 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 39 33
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £13.85 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.53% +15.42% -25.90%
10th Percentile £8.89 £8.73 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.87 £19.50 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.33% +7.14% -30.00%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Milton Keynes

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Milton Keynes

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for High Availability in Milton Keynes

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability 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 High Availability.

1 27 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (41.18%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 16 (31.37%) Data Management
4 16 (31.37%) Data Architecture
4 16 (31.37%) SDLC
5 15 (29.41%) Data Lake
5 15 (29.41%) Big Data
5 15 (29.41%) Analytics
5 15 (29.41%) Hadoop
5 15 (29.41%) Linux
5 15 (29.41%) ETL
6 14 (27.45%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (27.45%) OLAP
6 14 (27.45%) Data Mapping
6 14 (27.45%) Data Quality
6 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
6 14 (27.45%) Business Analytics
7 13 (25.49%) Apache Hive
7 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
8 12 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (23.53%) Unix
8 12 (23.53%) Talend
8 12 (23.53%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (21.57%) SLA
9 11 (21.57%) Ab Initio
9 11 (21.57%) Change Management
10 10 (19.61%) VMware
10 10 (19.61%) Informatica
10 10 (19.61%) SAS

High Availability
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 12 (23.53%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (19.61%) SAS
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.76%) PaaS
3 5 (9.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.96%) IaaS
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Broadband
1 2 (3.92%) NAS
1 2 (3.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) Big Data
1 15 (29.41%) Data Lake
1 15 (29.41%) Hadoop
2 14 (27.45%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (27.45%) OLAP
2 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
3 13 (25.49%) Apache Hive
3 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.96%) DB2
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 10 (19.61%) Retail
2 9 (17.65%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Administrator
3 10 (19.61%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (15.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (13.73%) Hadoop Developer
7 6 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Coordinator
10 3 (5.88%) VMWare Administrator
11 2 (3.92%) Architect
11 2 (3.92%) Backend Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Java Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Linux Specialist
11 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Tableau Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Windows Administrator
12 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) Java EE
2 2 (3.92%) Spring
3 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.96%) Kafka
3 1 (1.96%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Linux
2 12 (23.53%) Unix
3 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (11.76%) CentOS
4 6 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 4 (7.84%) AIX
5 4 (7.84%) Solaris
5 4 (7.84%) Windows
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (41.18%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 16 (31.37%) Data Architecture
4 16 (31.37%) Data Management
4 16 (31.37%) SDLC
5 15 (29.41%) Analytics
5 15 (29.41%) ETL
6 14 (27.45%) Business Analytics
6 14 (27.45%) Data Mapping
7 11 (21.57%) Change Management
8 9 (17.65%) Change Control
8 9 (17.65%) Data Governance
8 9 (17.65%) Problem Management
8 9 (17.65%) Runbook
9 8 (15.69%) TDD
10 7 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (11.76%) ITIL
12 5 (9.80%) ITSM
12 5 (9.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) Java
2 7 (13.73%) Python
2 7 (13.73%) Ruby
3 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) RHCE
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) MCSE
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) Data Quality
2 11 (21.57%) SLA
3 1 (1.96%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (9.80%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Nagios
2 6 (11.76%) Terraform
3 4 (7.84%) OVSD
4 3 (5.88%) Ansible
4 3 (5.88%) Cobbler
5 2 (3.92%) Ambari
5 2 (3.92%) Ganglia
5 2 (3.92%) Puppet
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Talend
2 11 (21.57%) Ab Initio
3 10 (19.61%) Informatica
3 10 (19.61%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.69%) Red Hat
5 7 (13.73%) Oracle
6 5 (9.80%) Google
6 5 (9.80%) Veritas
7 4 (7.84%) HP
8 2 (3.92%) Citrix
8 2 (3.92%) Cloudera
8 2 (3.92%) Hortonworks
8 2 (3.92%) Intel
8 2 (3.92%) MapR
8 2 (3.92%) Tableau