Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 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.

Presales
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 69 103
Rank change year-on-year -36 +34 -15
Contract jobs citing Presales 14 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.79% 1.72% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 2.01% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 3
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £338 £407 £410
90th Percentile £500 £546 £480
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
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 1481 1044 1544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.91% 85.43% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 624 823
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.82% +10.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £232 £260
90th Percentile £530 £563 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 42
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £14.35 £14.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +1.79% +8.44%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £24.80 £38.75 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year +13.33% -7.06% +24.15%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Presales 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 Presales.

1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (92.86%) SC Cleared
3 12 (85.71%) ITIL
4 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) Change Management
6 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (50.00%) Windows
7 6 (42.86%) MCSE
7 6 (42.86%) MCSA
7 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (42.86%) PKI
7 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
7 6 (42.86%) Office 365
7 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
7 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
7 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 6 (42.86%) Service Design
8 5 (35.71%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (35.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
8 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 5 (35.71%) Symantec

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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
4 5 (35.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 5 (35.71%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Wintel Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Service Architect
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Architect
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Service Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Messaging Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 6 (42.86%) PKI
2 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Change Management
3 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 6 (42.86%) Service Design
4 4 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (92.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) MCSA
3 6 (42.86%) MCSE
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Symantec