Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 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.

Unified Communications
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 107 96
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11 +10
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.27% 0.30% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 2.04% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £488 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -14.06%
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 154 245 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 10.21% 14.90% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 124 134
Milton Keynes median daily rate £417 £405 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.96% -7.69% +9.69%
10th Percentile £308 £250 £263
90th Percentile £508 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 12
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 £17.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +204.74% +52.17% -23.33%
10th Percentile £14.31 £15.40 £9.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £19.48 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £18.10 £12.00
% change year-on-year -6.08% +50.83% -46.89%

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 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications 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 Unified Communications.

1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Skype

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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Communications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec