Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 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.

Microsoft Office
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 20 13
Rank change year-on-year -13 -7 +20
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 94 111 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.00% 7.74% 10.25%
As % of the Applications category 60.65% 53.11% 56.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 58 103
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £360 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +45.45% -17.50%
10th Percentile £243 £110 £106
90th Percentile £511 £500 £399
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £360 £265
% change year-on-year +11.11% +35.85% -11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +3.57% +21.74%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% +14.29%

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 155 209 318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 9.89% 14.57% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 118 160
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £350 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +22.81% -5.08%
10th Percentile £216 £120 £139
90th Percentile £507 £500 £438
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £371 £291
% change year-on-year -5.53% +27.21% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 16 18
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.93% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £8.78 £10.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £18.00 £19.50 £17.38
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £14.18 £14.00
% change year-on-year +21.69% +1.25% +12.00%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 70 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 53 (56.38%) Security Cleared
3 51 (54.26%) SC Cleared
4 33 (35.11%) Windows
5 28 (29.79%) Project Management
6 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
6 26 (27.66%) Finance
7 22 (23.40%) ITIL
8 21 (22.34%) PRINCE2
9 16 (17.02%) MS Visio
10 15 (15.96%) Microsoft Excel
11 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Project
11 13 (13.83%) DV Cleared
11 13 (13.83%) Logistics
12 12 (12.77%) Windows Vista
12 12 (12.77%) SharePoint
13 11 (11.70%) Office 365
14 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (10.64%) Linux
14 10 (10.64%) VMware
15 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (8.51%) SLA
16 8 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 7 (7.45%) Time Management
17 7 (7.45%) Windows 10
17 7 (7.45%) Service Management
17 7 (7.45%) SQL
17 7 (7.45%) Oracle
17 7 (7.45%) Business Process Analysis
18 6 (6.38%) Virtual Machines

Microsoft Office
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 12 (12.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (17.02%) MS Visio
2 15 (15.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (5.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.06%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) Office 365
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.19%) ATM
2 3 (3.19%) LAN
2 3 (3.19%) WAN
3 2 (2.13%) Internet
3 2 (2.13%) LDAP
3 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.06%) OLAP
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 26 (27.66%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Banking
2 3 (3.19%) Electronics
2 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.19%) Marketing
2 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.13%) Automotive
3 2 (2.13%) Billing
3 2 (2.13%) German Language
3 2 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Finnish Language
4 1 (1.06%) Military
4 1 (1.06%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (36.17%) Analyst
2 15 (15.96%) Service Analyst
3 13 (13.83%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) IT Manager
5 10 (10.64%) Project Manager
6 9 (9.57%) Business Analyst
7 8 (8.51%) Architect
7 8 (8.51%) Technical Architect
8 7 (7.45%) Project Officer
9 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared Project Manager
10 5 (5.32%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (5.32%) Linux Specialist
10 5 (5.32%) Supplier Manager
11 4 (4.26%) Administrator
11 4 (4.26%) Coordinator
11 4 (4.26%) Project Control Officer
11 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
12 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared Project Manager
12 3 (3.19%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) .NET
1 2 (2.13%) HTML
1 2 (2.13%) HTML5
1 2 (2.13%) Laravel
1 2 (2.13%) Node.js
1 2 (2.13%) SOAP
1 2 (2.13%) XML
1 2 (2.13%) YAML
2 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.38%) CMDB
2 6 (6.38%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.26%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.13%) Handset
4 2 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.11%) Windows
2 12 (12.77%) Windows Vista
3 10 (10.64%) Linux
4 7 (7.45%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.38%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.32%) CentOS
6 5 (5.32%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.13%) AIX
9 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.13%) Solaris
9 2 (2.13%) Unix
10 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.79%) Project Management
2 22 (23.40%) ITIL
3 21 (22.34%) PRINCE2
4 13 (13.83%) Logistics
5 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.45%) Business Process Analysis
6 7 (7.45%) Service Management
6 7 (7.45%) Time Management
7 6 (6.38%) High Availability
7 6 (6.38%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.38%) ITSM
7 6 (6.38%) Programme Management
8 5 (5.32%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.32%) Hardware Maintenance
8 5 (5.32%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.32%) Supplier Management
9 4 (4.26%) DevOps
9 4 (4.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) SQL
2 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.13%) C#
3 2 (2.13%) Java
3 2 (2.13%) PHP
3 2 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (1.06%) Tcl
4 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (56.38%) Security Cleared
2 51 (54.26%) SC Cleared
3 13 (13.83%) DV Cleared
4 8 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.19%) APMP
5 3 (3.19%) MCP
5 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.06%) PMP
6 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) P3O
2 4 (4.26%) PMO
3 3 (3.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.19%) vSphere
4 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) OVSD
2 3 (3.19%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (3.19%) Nagios
3 2 (2.13%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.13%) Ansible
3 2 (2.13%) vMotion
4 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.06%) Puppet
4 1 (1.06%) SCOM
4 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 70 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.64%) VMware
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle
4 6 (6.38%) SAP
5 4 (4.26%) Citrix
5 4 (4.26%) HP
6 3 (3.19%) Remedy
7 2 (2.13%) Apple
7 2 (2.13%) NCR
7 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.13%) Wyse
8 1 (1.06%) BMC
8 1 (1.06%) BT
8 1 (1.06%) Ceridian
8 1 (1.06%) Cisco
8 1 (1.06%) Cognos
8 1 (1.06%) IFS
8 1 (1.06%) NetApp
8 1 (1.06%) Sun
8 1 (1.06%) Veeam
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Rate: Competitive day rate offered to the right candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £18 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago