Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 96 69
Rank change year-on-year +32 -27 +18
Contract jobs citing High Availability 34 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.75% 1.36% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 1.61% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £600 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.78% -3.57% -13.04%
10th Percentile £379 £313 £341
90th Percentile £725 £365 £389
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £537 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +58.96% -10.00% -8.31%
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 1,089 1,491 1,066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.04% 84.52% 86.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 777 632
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £240 £263 £231
90th Percentile £623 £530 £563
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 53 37
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.47 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.24% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £10.59 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £26.65 £24.80 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.90 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.35% +13.33% -7.06%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 18 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (38.24%) Data Architecture
2 13 (38.24%) SDLC
3 12 (35.29%) Data Lake
3 12 (35.29%) Hadoop
3 12 (35.29%) Big Data
3 12 (35.29%) Analytics
3 12 (35.29%) ETL
4 11 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (32.35%) Linux
4 11 (32.35%) OLAP
4 11 (32.35%) Retail
4 11 (32.35%) Data Management
4 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
4 11 (32.35%) Data Mapping
5 10 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (29.41%) Business Analytics
5 10 (29.41%) Data Quality
5 10 (29.41%) Apache Hive
5 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
6 9 (26.47%) Talend
7 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
7 8 (23.53%) Nagios
7 8 (23.53%) Ab Initio
7 8 (23.53%) Unix
8 7 (20.59%) SAS
8 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.59%) ITIL
8 7 (20.59%) Informatica
9 6 (17.65%) Change Management

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 (20.59%) SAS
2 5 (14.71%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) PaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Broadband
1 2 (5.88%) NAS
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Big Data
1 12 (35.29%) Data Lake
1 12 (35.29%) Hadoop
2 11 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (32.35%) OLAP
2 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
3 10 (29.41%) Apache Hive
3 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
4 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.88%) DB2
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 11 (32.35%) Retail
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
8 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
9 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle ETL Developer
9 1 (2.94%) VMWare Administrator
9 1 (2.94%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Java EE
1 3 (8.82%) Spring
2 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.94%) Kafka
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Unix
3 6 (17.65%) CentOS
3 6 (17.65%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Windows
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
6 1 (2.94%) Solaris
6 1 (2.94%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (38.24%) Data Architecture
2 13 (38.24%) SDLC
3 12 (35.29%) Analytics
3 12 (35.29%) ETL
4 11 (32.35%) Data Management
4 11 (32.35%) Data Mapping
5 10 (29.41%) Business Analytics
5 10 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
7 7 (20.59%) ITIL
8 6 (17.65%) Change Management
8 6 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (14.71%) Capacity Management
9 5 (14.71%) Change Control
9 5 (14.71%) Critical Thinking
9 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
9 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
9 5 (14.71%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) Python
2 3 (8.82%) Ruby
3 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) RHCE
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.94%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) Data Quality
2 6 (17.65%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Nagios
2 4 (11.76%) OVSD
3 3 (8.82%) Ansible
4 2 (5.88%) Ambari
4 2 (5.88%) Ganglia
4 2 (5.88%) Puppet
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Talend
2 8 (23.53%) Ab Initio
3 7 (20.59%) Informatica
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 4 (11.76%) VMware
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.88%) Cloudera
6 2 (5.88%) Google
6 2 (5.88%) Hortonworks
6 2 (5.88%) Intel
6 2 (5.88%) MapR
6 2 (5.88%) Veritas
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix