Period
to 20 May 2019

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Support was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Support
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 114 -
Rank change year-on-year +34 - +100
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.38% 0.063% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.066% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £356 -
% change year-on-year +12.28% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,004 1,511 1,307
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.09% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 802 707
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £412 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +3.06% -
10th Percentile £206 £225 £263
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 90 44
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.50 £14.05 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.44% -4.75% +5.36%
10th Percentile £10.55 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £23.78 £18.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +20.69% -12.12% +10.00%

Infrastructure Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Support in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Support in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, Infrastructure Support contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Infrastructure Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (25.00%) Sony
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) ISMS

Infrastructure Support Skill Set
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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (25.00%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Sony