Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Telecommunications
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 60 46
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14 +2
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 64 30 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.65% 2.35% 3.95%
As % of the General category 7.72% 6.10% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 51
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £163 £275 £283
90th Percentile £509 £484 £450
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £425 £390
% change year-on-year -8.82% +8.97% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £19.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% +7.14% +16.67%

Telecoms is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 829 492 903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 47.26% 38.62% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 227 385
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +7.79% +6.21%
10th Percentile £241 £211 £227
90th Percentile £530 £539 £496
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 9
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.47 £10.24 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.64% -6.95% -8.33%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £24.30 £15.00 £16.45
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +30.00% -7.69% +35.42%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Milton Keynes

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms in Milton Keynes

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Milton Keynes

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 27 (42.19%) Electronics
1 27 (42.19%) Finance
2 20 (31.25%) Manufacturing
2 20 (31.25%) SAP
2 20 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (31.25%) Programme Management
2 20 (31.25%) Marketing
2 20 (31.25%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
4 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.75%) SQL
5 11 (17.19%) Windows
5 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce
5 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
6 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
7 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
7 9 (14.06%) Banking
7 9 (14.06%) Java
8 8 (12.50%) TDD
8 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
8 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 7 (10.94%) JIRA
9 7 (10.94%) Retail Banking
9 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (10.94%) LAN
9 7 (10.94%) Cisco
9 7 (10.94%) IBM
9 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
10 6 (9.38%) WAN
10 6 (9.38%) VPN

Telecoms
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 (4.69%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.56%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) LAN
1 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (9.38%) VPN
2 6 (9.38%) WAN
3 5 (7.81%) Firewall
3 5 (7.81%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (7.81%) VoIP
4 4 (6.25%) Internet
5 3 (4.69%) BGP
5 3 (4.69%) OSPF
6 2 (3.13%) EIGRP
6 2 (3.13%) MPLS
6 2 (3.13%) SNMP
6 2 (3.13%) WLAN
7 1 (1.56%) ATM
7 1 (1.56%) DHCP
7 1 (1.56%) DNS
7 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.56%) FTP
7 1 (1.56%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.81%) Big Data
3 3 (4.69%) Redis
4 1 (1.56%) DataStage
4 1 (1.56%) DB2
4 1 (1.56%) Informix
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.94%) JIRA
4 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.69%) Appium
5 3 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.69%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.69%) Calabash
5 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.69%) IntelliJ
5 3 (4.69%) NUnit
5 3 (4.69%) PhantomJS
5 3 (4.69%) Selenium
5 3 (4.69%) SpecFlow
5 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.13%) JMeter
7 1 (1.56%) Gatling
7 1 (1.56%) JIRA Agile
General
1 27 (42.19%) Electronics
1 27 (42.19%) Finance
2 20 (31.25%) Manufacturing
2 20 (31.25%) Marketing
3 9 (14.06%) Banking
4 7 (10.94%) Retail Banking
5 5 (7.81%) Retail
6 4 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.56%) Automotive
7 1 (1.56%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (12.50%) Analyst
1 8 (12.50%) Consultant
1 8 (12.50%) Tester
2 7 (10.94%) Architect
3 6 (9.38%) Automation Tester
4 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 4 (6.25%) Information Officer
4 4 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
4 4 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 4 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Security Officer
4 4 (6.25%) Senior Automation Tester
4 4 (6.25%) Senior Tester
4 4 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Supplier Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Digital Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.69%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) J2EE
2 4 (6.25%) REST
2 4 (6.25%) SOAP
2 4 (6.25%) Web Services
3 3 (4.69%) CGI
3 3 (4.69%) JSON
3 3 (4.69%) RESTful
3 3 (4.69%) XML
4 1 (1.56%) Taurus
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) CCTV
2 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.69%) Social Media
4 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.13%) CESG
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) IVR
5 1 (1.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) PMI
5 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) RIA
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.25%) Unix
4 3 (4.69%) Android
4 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.69%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.56%) CentOS
6 1 (1.56%) Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Solaris
6 1 (1.56%) SUSE
6 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) Digital Marketing
1 20 (31.25%) Programme Management
2 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce
4 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
5 8 (12.50%) TDD
6 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.81%) BDD
7 5 (7.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.25%) Data Entry
8 4 (6.25%) Information Security
8 4 (6.25%) Open Source
8 4 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.25%) SDLC
8 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (6.25%) Supplier Management
8 4 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) SQL
2 9 (14.06%) Java
3 3 (4.69%) Apple Swift
3 3 (4.69%) C#
3 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.69%) Perl
3 3 (4.69%) Ruby
4 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.56%) Python
5 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.25%) CISM
5 2 (3.13%) CCIE
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.56%) GDPR
4 1 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) Docker
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) vCloud
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.69%) Ansible
2 3 (4.69%) Netcool
2 3 (4.69%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 3 (4.69%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.13%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (1.56%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.56%) Puppet
4 1 (1.56%) SCCM
4 1 (1.56%) SCOM
4 1 (1.56%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.56%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.56%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) SAP
2 7 (10.94%) Cisco
2 7 (10.94%) IBM
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) HP
4 3 (4.69%) F5
5 2 (3.13%) Amdocs
5 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.13%) Cramer
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (1.56%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.56%) Apple
6 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.56%) Dell
6 1 (1.56%) EMC
6 1 (1.56%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.56%) Polycom
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) Teradata
6 1 (1.56%) VMware