Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 103 86
Rank change year-on-year +20 -17 +18
Contract jobs citing SaaS 24 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.63% 0.71% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.02% 3.99% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £563 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +3.03% +37.50%
10th Percentile £474 £328 £281
90th Percentile £740 £506 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £575 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +35.29% -10.53% +48.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

SaaS is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 266 301 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 18.03% 17.85% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 126 46
Milton Keynes median daily rate £434 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +5.88% +41.67%
10th Percentile £200 £324 £238
90th Percentile £676 £575 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £433 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -3.89% +5.88% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £19.00 - £11.12
10th Percentile £18.50 - £10.37
90th Percentile £19.50 - £12.27
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £29.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year -34.48% +30.34% -14.42%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Milton Keynes

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Milton Keynes

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SaaS 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 SaaS.

1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (54.17%) .NET
4 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (41.67%) Open Source
5 10 (41.67%) Conceptual Models
5 10 (41.67%) C#
5 10 (41.67%) TOGAF
6 9 (37.50%) DevOps
7 8 (33.33%) TOGAF Certification
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
8 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (29.17%) SAP
8 7 (29.17%) ERP
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Security Architecture
8 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.83%) Microservices
10 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (16.67%) RESTful
10 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 4 (16.67%) LAMP
10 4 (16.67%) Legal
10 4 (16.67%) SSCP
10 4 (16.67%) Apache
10 4 (16.67%) SOA
10 4 (16.67%) CISSP
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET

SaaS
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 4 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) NetWeaver
3 2 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (12.50%) PaaS
4 2 (8.33%) GitHub
4 2 (8.33%) Google Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) IaaS
5 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) GIS
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Gradle
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Architect
2 14 (58.33%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (41.67%) Technical Architect
4 7 (29.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Architect
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Technical Architect
7 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Business Solution Architect
8 2 (8.33%) Digital Architect
8 2 (8.33%) Digital Technical Architect
8 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
9 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
9 1 (4.17%) Bid Manager
9 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
9 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Architect
9 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
9 1 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
9 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.67%) LAMP
2 4 (16.67%) RESTful
3 3 (12.50%) REST
3 3 (12.50%) Spring
3 3 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) Middleware
5 1 (4.17%) SAML
5 1 (4.17%) SOAP
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) DC/OS
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Conceptual Models
1 10 (41.67%) Open Source
1 10 (41.67%) TOGAF
2 9 (37.50%) DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) ERP
3 7 (29.17%) Security Architecture
4 5 (20.83%) Microservices
5 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) SOA
5 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.50%) Decision-Making
6 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) EAI
7 2 (8.33%) SAP Security
7 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C#
2 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) TOGAF Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CISSP
2 4 (16.67%) SSCP
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Terraform
2 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) SAP
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) ATG
5 2 (8.33%) Demandware
5 2 (8.33%) Google
5 2 (8.33%) hybris
6 1 (4.17%) Informatica
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat