Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Unified Communications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unified Communications over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Unified Communications
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 94 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 - +102
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.34% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £488
% change year-on-year +12.50% -17.95% -37.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Unified Communications is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 228 230 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.94% 17.97% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 126 147
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £197 £225 £258
90th Percentile £539 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £406
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.74% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 15
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.00 £11.75
90th Percentile £60.00 £23.35 £19.80
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +30.61%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Milton Keynes

Unified Communications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unified Communications in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications 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 Unified Communications.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
1 5 (83.33%) Skype
1 5 (83.33%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Computacenter
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) LAN

Unified Communications
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 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Lync Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Designer
3 2 (33.33%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Lync Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Collaborative Working
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Computacenter
3 1 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco