The median contractor rate for a Junior was £110 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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.

Junior
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 66 70
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.40% 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.69% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £110 £188 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £208 £188 £225
% change year-on-year +10.66% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £10.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year +38.09% -33.85%  

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

Contract IT Job Roles
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 715 729 879
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 94.33% 95.54% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 410 422
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 21
Median hourly rate £16.92 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.27 £11.10 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £21.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes that featured Junior in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Milton Keynes

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Milton Keynes

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Junior contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) PMO
3 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Degree

Junior 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy