Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Presales skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Presales over the 6 months to 15 October 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.

Presales
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 104 72
Rank change year-on-year +13 -32 +40
Contract jobs citing Presales 15 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.06% 0.96% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.14% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 11
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% -16.01%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% -16.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Presales is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,223 1,398 1,082
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 86.43% 83.86% 84.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 713 633
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.61% +9.21%
10th Percentile £249 £255 £250
90th Percentile £575 £530 £544
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £405 £400 £408
% change year-on-year +1.13% -1.84% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 44 35
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £13.93 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.54% +16.04% -15.46%
10th Percentile £9.18 £8.59 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.70 £19.50 £15.15
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.44 £15.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year -8.35% +8.62% -17.14%

Presales
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Presales in Milton Keynes

Presales
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Presales in Milton Keynes

Presales
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Presales in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Presales in Milton Keynes

Presales
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Presales in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Presales 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 Presales.

1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
1 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
1 14 (93.33%) Change Management
1 14 (93.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
1 14 (93.33%) PowerShell
1 14 (93.33%) Skype for Business
1 14 (93.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (93.33%) Mentoring
2 12 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 11 (73.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
7 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
8 5 (33.33%) Office 365
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (20.00%) Skype
10 2 (13.33%) LDAP
10 2 (13.33%) ADSI
10 2 (13.33%) DHCP
10 2 (13.33%) Kerberos
10 2 (13.33%) DNS
10 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
10 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (13.33%) McAfee
10 2 (13.33%) Clustering

Presales
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 14 (93.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 14 (93.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
1 14 (93.33%) Skype for Business
2 12 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 11 (73.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Skype
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Kerberos
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) SharePoint Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Messaging Support
5 2 (13.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Collaboration Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ADSI
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Change Management
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
1 14 (93.33%) Mentoring
2 9 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) McAfee