Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 113 84
Rank change year-on-year +45 -29 +19
Contract jobs citing SaaS 20 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.73% 0.30% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.47% 1.59% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 5
Milton Keynes median daily rate £624 £456 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.71% -3.95% -9.52%
10th Percentile £486 £334 £360
90th Percentile £763 £507 £526
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £624 £456 £494
% change year-on-year +36.71% -7.59% +31.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £66.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £66.00 - -

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 236 315 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.42% 18.68% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 126 55
Milton Keynes median daily rate £443 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% -2.70% +20.13%
10th Percentile £207 £300 £333
90th Percentile £695 £538 £625
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £433 £445 £450
% change year-on-year -2.81% -1.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £60.00 £11.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.33% +439.57% +11.20%
10th Percentile £14.00 £60.00 £10.37
90th Percentile £31.70 £60.00 £12.27
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £60.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year -73.33% +169.66% +122.50%

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 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) ERP
3 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (40.00%) TOGAF Certification
4 7 (35.00%) C#
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (25.00%) Open Source
6 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (25.00%) DevOps
6 5 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (25.00%) SOA
7 4 (20.00%) CISSP
7 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (20.00%) Jest
7 4 (20.00%) Enzyme
7 4 (20.00%) React
7 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (20.00%) Redux
7 4 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
7 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (15.00%) Decision-Making
8 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (15.00%) Analytical Thinking

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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.00%) PaaS
4 1 (5.00%) IaaS
4 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Architect
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) React Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) UI Architect
5 2 (10.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) Enzyme
2 4 (20.00%) Jest
2 4 (20.00%) React
2 4 (20.00%) Redux
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) LAMP
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) ERP
3 8 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Open Source
4 5 (25.00%) SOA
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
5 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (15.00%) Decision-Making
7 2 (10.00%) Data Security
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) TOGAF Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CISSP
3 3 (15.00%) SSCP
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GDPR
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat