Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 24 February 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 62 63
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing Internet 38 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.35% 2.44% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.45% 12.16% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 10
Milton Keynes median daily rate £336 £438 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.31% +1.45% +23.21%
10th Percentile £294 £298 £223
90th Percentile £444 £539 £541
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £325 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -23.53% +30.77% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £16.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £16.00

Internet 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 246 255 306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.21% 20.06% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 166 115
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £239 £300 £222
90th Percentile £550 £550 £535
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 14
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.98% +7.50%
10th Percentile £12.71 £14.50 £14.18
90th Percentile £60.00 £31.05 £19.85
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +166.67% -7.69% +41.30%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Milton Keynes

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Milton Keynes

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Milton Keynes

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (36.84%) Windows
4 13 (34.21%) JIRA
4 13 (34.21%) QA
4 13 (34.21%) API Development
5 12 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 12 (31.58%) Web Services
6 11 (28.95%) SOAP
6 11 (28.95%) EAI
6 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
6 11 (28.95%) Android
6 11 (28.95%) Selenium
6 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (28.95%) WebSphere
6 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (28.95%) TDD
6 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
6 11 (28.95%) Docker
6 11 (28.95%) Appium
6 11 (28.95%) WebDriver
6 11 (28.95%) Apple iOS
6 11 (28.95%) REST
7 10 (26.32%) High Availability
7 10 (26.32%) Bitbucket
7 10 (26.32%) ActionScript 3.0
7 10 (26.32%) ActionScript 2.0
7 10 (26.32%) Confluence
7 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (26.32%) Apple Swift

Internet
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 (28.95%) WebSphere
2 10 (26.32%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) Documentum
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.79%) Sauce Labs
3 4 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) FTP
1 10 (26.32%) HTTP
1 10 (26.32%) SMTP
1 10 (26.32%) SSL
2 8 (21.05%) Firewall
2 8 (21.05%) Intranet
3 7 (18.42%) VPN
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
4 3 (7.89%) LAN
4 3 (7.89%) Unified Communications
4 3 (7.89%) Wireless
5 1 (2.63%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Redis
2 3 (7.89%) Big Data
2 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) JIRA
2 11 (28.95%) Appium
2 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
2 11 (28.95%) Selenium
2 11 (28.95%) WebDriver
3 10 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (26.32%) Bitbucket
4 9 (23.68%) Cucumber
5 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
6 3 (7.89%) Calabash
6 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
6 3 (7.89%) IntelliJ
6 3 (7.89%) NUnit
6 3 (7.89%) PhantomJS
6 3 (7.89%) SpecFlow
6 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
7 2 (5.26%) Protractor
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.89%) Retail Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Automation Tester
1 9 (23.68%) Tester
2 8 (21.05%) Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) QA Automation Tester
3 7 (18.42%) QA Tester
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Automation Tester
5 5 (13.16%) Senior QA Tester
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Tester
6 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.89%) Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Communications Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Internet Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Web Services
2 11 (28.95%) REST
2 11 (28.95%) SOAP
3 10 (26.32%) cXML
3 10 (26.32%) ebXML
3 10 (26.32%) EDI
3 10 (26.32%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (26.32%) XML
3 10 (26.32%) XML Schema
4 5 (13.16%) Node.js
5 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.89%) JSON
6 3 (7.89%) RESTful
7 1 (2.63%) .NET
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.63%) EJB
7 1 (2.63%) HTML
7 1 (2.63%) jQuery
7 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) DataPower
1 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Android
2 11 (28.95%) Apple iOS
3 10 (26.32%) Mac OS X
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Unix
6 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) API Development
2 12 (31.58%) Test Automation
3 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (28.95%) EAI
3 11 (28.95%) TDD
4 10 (26.32%) B2B
4 10 (26.32%) Data Security
4 10 (26.32%) High Availability
5 8 (21.05%) Open Source
6 6 (15.79%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.16%) SDLC
8 4 (10.53%) Change Management
8 4 (10.53%) Functional Testing
8 4 (10.53%) ITIL
8 4 (10.53%) ITIL V3
8 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
9 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (26.32%) ActionScript
3 10 (26.32%) ActionScript 2.0
3 10 (26.32%) ActionScript 3.0
3 10 (26.32%) Apple Swift
4 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.53%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) MCSA
3 4 (10.53%) MCSE
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) QA
2 10 (26.32%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Docker
2 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (5.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) IBM
1 10 (26.32%) webMethods
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco
3 4 (10.53%) Citrix
3 4 (10.53%) McAfee
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) Aerohive Networks
4 3 (7.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (7.89%) Brocade
4 3 (7.89%) HP