Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 19 October 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 Delivery
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 96 108
Rank change year-on-year +20 +12 -25
Contract jobs citing Software Delivery 5 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.53% 0.79% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.90% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.95% -0.94% -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £396 £400
% change year-on-year +0.95% -0.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Software Delivery 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 828 1,226 1,405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.90% 87.70% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 726 718
Milton Keynes median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £263 £234 £255
90th Percentile £574 £575 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 59 45
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.00 £14.05 £13.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.76% +1.44% +15.42%
10th Percentile £10.80 £9.76 £8.62
90th Percentile £38.00 £18.00 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.99%

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in Milton Keynes

Software Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Delivery in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Software Delivery 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 Software Delivery.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Re-Platforming
2 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Zephyr
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework

Software Delivery
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 (60.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Re-Platforming
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com