The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for MSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 27 March 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 Windows Installer (MSI)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 - 72
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MSI 16 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.17% - 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.70% - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +18.51% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

MSI is in the development 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 development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 126 65 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 17.10% 8.64% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 41 45
Median daily rate £375 £325 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -21.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing MSI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MSI in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MSI in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MSI in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MSI in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MSI in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 MSI.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) SCCM
2 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
3 12 (70.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Vista
4 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
5 10 (58.82%) Application Packaging
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (58.82%) ITIL
5 10 (58.82%) Migration
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
6 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
7 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
7 5 (29.41%) Release Management
7 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
7 5 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
8 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) ISEB
10 1 (5.88%) SCOM
10 1 (5.88%) Network Security

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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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Test Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Packager
3 4 (23.53%) E-Business Manager
3 4 (23.53%) UAT Manager
3 4 (23.53%) UAT Test Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Mobility Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Vista
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (58.82%) Application Packaging
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) Migration
3 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 5 (29.41%) Release Management
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Email Filtering
6 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.88%) Service Design
6 1 (5.88%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VB
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) ISEB
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
3 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) SCCM
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.88%) EdgeSight
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
2 1 (5.88%) AppSense
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) CommVault
2 1 (5.88%) EMC
2 1 (5.88%) Genesys
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) NetApp
2 1 (5.88%) VMware