Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 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
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 21 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 +22
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 36 77 135
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 8.43% 7.12% 8.92%
As % of the Applications category 67.92% 62.10% 63.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 37 85
Median daily rate £405 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +60.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £211 £150 £184
90th Percentile £536 £600 £365
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £405 £350 £240
% change year-on-year +15.72% +45.83% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 27
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £15.08 £12.13 £9.00
90th Percentile £32.79 £17.63 £13.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £12.08
% change year-on-year +13.33% +24.22% -32.92%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications 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 software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 53 124 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.41% 11.46% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 60 118
Median daily rate £360 £309 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.62% +18.18% -33.94%
10th Percentile £196 £135 £185
90th Percentile £534 £600 £438
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £300 £263
% change year-on-year +33.33% +14.29% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 36 38
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +27.27% -38.89%
10th Percentile £15.00 £9.00 £8.85
90th Percentile £45.50 £17.63 £18.45
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £12.08
% change year-on-year +13.33% +24.22% -32.92%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office 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 Microsoft Office.

1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 14 (38.89%) SQL
5 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
5 13 (36.11%) HTML
5 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
5 13 (36.11%) Web Services
5 13 (36.11%) XML
5 13 (36.11%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 11 (30.56%) Oracle
8 10 (27.78%) ITIL
8 10 (27.78%) Finance
9 8 (22.22%) C
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (19.44%) Unix
10 7 (19.44%) Eclipse
10 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
10 7 (19.44%) RACF
10 7 (19.44%) Mainframe
10 7 (19.44%) Java
10 7 (19.44%) Perl
10 7 (19.44%) MySQL
10 7 (19.44%) DB2
10 7 (19.44%) Ant
10 7 (19.44%) JSP
10 7 (19.44%) Servlets

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 6 (16.67%) IIS
1 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (11.11%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) DB2
2 7 (19.44%) DB2 UDB
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.11%) Essbase
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Smart View
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Ant
1 7 (19.44%) Eclipse
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
1 7 (19.44%) JIRA
1 7 (19.44%) Selenium
2 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.89%) JUnit
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.56%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Hyperion Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) CRM Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SOC Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) HR Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) HTML
1 13 (36.11%) Web Services
1 13 (36.11%) XML
2 7 (19.44%) JSP
2 7 (19.44%) LDAP
2 7 (19.44%) SailPoint
2 7 (19.44%) Servlets
2 7 (19.44%) SOAP
3 6 (16.67%) .NET
3 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 6 (16.67%) CSS
3 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 6 (16.67%) LINQ
3 6 (16.67%) XSL
4 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
4 5 (13.89%) Electron Framework
4 5 (13.89%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Linux Command Line
1 7 (19.44%) Mainframe
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.78%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Unix
3 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (27.78%) ITIL
4 7 (19.44%) DevOps
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) CRM
5 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 6 (16.67%) MVC
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (16.67%) Web Development
6 5 (13.89%) Service Desk Management
6 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.11%) ERP
7 4 (11.11%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) C
4 7 (19.44%) BeanShell
4 7 (19.44%) Bourne shell
4 7 (19.44%) Java
4 7 (19.44%) Korn
4 7 (19.44%) Perl
4 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
5 6 (16.67%) C#
5 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (13.89%) PHP
6 5 (13.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (16.67%) MCAD
3 6 (16.67%) MCITP
3 6 (16.67%) MCPD
4 4 (11.11%) ACCA
4 4 (11.11%) CIMA
4 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (5.56%) CCNA
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.56%) MCSA
7 1 (2.78%) ISEB
7 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) RACF
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle
3 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.89%) ServiceNow
5 4 (11.11%) Hyperion
6 3 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Computacenter
8 1 (2.78%) BMC
8 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds