Period
to 16 December 2018

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

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 86 80
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 22 34 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.78% 1.93% 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.05% 10.00% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 7
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £433 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.51% -13.50% -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -8.33% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

IaaS is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 243 340 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.64% 19.27% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 134 52
Milton Keynes median daily rate £473 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.29% - +41.67%
10th Percentile £207 £310 £282
90th Percentile £725 £525 £536
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +31.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £60.00 £11.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.33% +439.57% +23.56%
10th Percentile £14.00 £60.00 £10.37
90th Percentile £17.00 £60.00 £12.27
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £60.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year -73.33% +169.66% +122.50%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Milton Keynes

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Milton Keynes

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Firewall
4 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (50.00%) PaaS
4 11 (50.00%) Confluence
4 11 (50.00%) OpenStack
5 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 10 (45.45%) DevOps
5 10 (45.45%) JIRA
6 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
6 9 (40.91%) Selenium
6 9 (40.91%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
6 9 (40.91%) IBM
6 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
6 9 (40.91%) OpenShift
6 9 (40.91%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
6 9 (40.91%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (40.91%) NuoDB
6 9 (40.91%) Redis
7 7 (31.82%) Citrix
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL

IaaS
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 11 (50.00%) Confluence
1 11 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (50.00%) PaaS
2 9 (40.91%) OpenShift
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (13.64%) Office 365
4 3 (13.64%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
1 9 (40.91%) NuoDB
1 9 (40.91%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (40.91%) Redis
2 3 (13.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 10 (45.45%) JIRA
2 9 (40.91%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) GitLab
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Banking Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.64%) Unix
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.55%) CentOS
7 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) DevOps
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (13.64%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) ITSM
7 2 (9.09%) Kanban
7 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
8 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.55%) High Availability
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.55%) CCA
6 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (4.55%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) IBM
1 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Pega