Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for ICMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ICMP over the 6 months to 19 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.

Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 95 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Contract jobs citing ICMP 11 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.72% 0.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.67% 3.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £525 -
% change year-on-year -19.05% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

ICMP is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 194 298 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.64% 20.51% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 178 103
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £409 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.91% -3.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £241 £311 £313
90th Percentile £538 £550 £527
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £423
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 £15.50 £14.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.06% +6.16% -27.67%
10th Percentile £11.51 £15.10 £10.35
90th Percentile £55.00 £15.90 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £46.00 £15.00 £14.20
% change year-on-year +206.67% +5.63% -19.28%

ICMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for ICMP in Milton Keynes

ICMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ICMP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ICMP 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 ICMP.

1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
1 11 (100.00%) IPsec
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 11 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 11 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL V3
2 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Change Management
3 9 (81.82%) BIG-IP
3 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) F5
3 9 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 9 (81.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco ISE
4 8 (72.73%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 8 (72.73%) Service Management
5 7 (63.64%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (63.64%) ServiceNow
6 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
6 6 (54.55%) ITSM
6 6 (54.55%) CCNP
6 6 (54.55%) HP

ICMP
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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) IPsec
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (81.82%) BIG-IP
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco ISE
2 9 (81.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Team Leader
1 7 (63.64%) Team Leader
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Network Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 11 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 11 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 10 (90.91%) Change Management
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL V3
3 8 (72.73%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
3 8 (72.73%) Service Management
4 7 (63.64%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (54.55%) ITSM
6 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) OVSD
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) F5
2 9 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 7 (63.64%) ServiceNow
4 6 (54.55%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Juniper
6 3 (27.27%) Aruba