Period
to 21 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 94 57
Rank change year-on-year +17 -37 -9
Contract jobs citing High Availability 32 15 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.08% 1.02% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 1.21% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 22
Milton Keynes median daily rate £475 £310 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.23% -27.49% +5.04%
10th Percentile £300 £291 £333
90th Percentile £549 £323 £613
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £310 £413
% change year-on-year +53.23% -24.85% +2.87%
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 1,280 1,241 1,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.01% 84.77% 85.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 645 677
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £240 £282 £263
90th Percentile £550 £547 £526
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 20 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -25.65%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.77 £10.23
90th Percentile £17.50 £17.40 £16.33
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £16.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year -13.54% +16.07% -20.00%

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 June 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 June 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 15 (46.88%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (40.63%) Incident Management
4 10 (31.25%) Data Management
4 10 (31.25%) Hadoop
4 10 (31.25%) Data Governance
4 10 (31.25%) Big Data
4 10 (31.25%) Data Lake
5 9 (28.13%) ETL
6 8 (25.00%) OLAP
6 8 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (25.00%) Data Architecture
6 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 8 (25.00%) Data Mapping
6 8 (25.00%) Ab Initio
6 8 (25.00%) SDLC
6 8 (25.00%) Runbook
6 8 (25.00%) Business Analytics
6 8 (25.00%) Change Control
6 8 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 8 (25.00%) Apache Hive
6 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (25.00%) Analytics
6 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 7 (21.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (21.88%) Unix
7 7 (21.88%) Java
7 7 (21.88%) SLA

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 7 (21.88%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (18.75%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (9.38%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Big Data
1 10 (31.25%) Data Lake
1 10 (31.25%) Hadoop
2 8 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 8 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (25.00%) OLAP
2 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) gulp
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Spanish Language
4 2 (6.25%) Dutch Language
4 2 (6.25%) French Language
4 2 (6.25%) German Language
4 2 (6.25%) Italian Language
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Ab Initio Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Backend Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.25%) Informatica Developer
5 2 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) CSS3
2 1 (3.13%) EJB
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) Java EE
2 1 (3.13%) JMS
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) Laravel
2 1 (3.13%) REST
2 1 (3.13%) Sass
2 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.13%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 1 (3.13%) WCF
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) iSeries
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Unix
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.38%) AIX
4 3 (9.38%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) Windows
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (40.63%) Incident Management
4 10 (31.25%) Data Governance
4 10 (31.25%) Data Management
5 9 (28.13%) ETL
6 8 (25.00%) Analytics
6 8 (25.00%) Business Analytics
6 8 (25.00%) Change Control
6 8 (25.00%) Data Architecture
6 8 (25.00%) Data Mapping
6 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 8 (25.00%) Runbook
6 8 (25.00%) SDLC
7 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (15.63%) Change Management
7 5 (15.63%) TDD
7 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
7 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
8 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) Python
2 4 (12.50%) Ruby
3 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) RHCE
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.25%) HND
3 2 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (21.88%) SLA
3 2 (6.25%) GDPR
3 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Terraform
2 3 (9.38%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Ab Initio
2 6 (18.75%) Informatica
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Talend
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.38%) Google
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) Veritas
5 2 (6.25%) Tableau
6 1 (3.13%) BMC
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) Twitter