Period
to 23 July 2019

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 23 July 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.

Unified Communications
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 105 112
Rank change year-on-year +23 +7 -20
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.46% 0.26% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.42% 2.63% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Milton Keynes median daily rate £460 £500 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +49.25% -18.29%
10th Percentile £403 £470 £328
90th Percentile £510 £530 £343
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £460 £488 £355
% change year-on-year -5.64% +37.32% -13.41%
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 146 152 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.32% 9.99% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 75 142
Milton Keynes median daily rate £472 £412 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.62% +1.48% -6.40%
10th Percentile £293 £300 £300
90th Percentile £550 £504 £549
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £460 £412 £400
% change year-on-year +11.65% +3.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.75 £53.33 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.47% +233.31% +33.33%
10th Percentile £12.90 £14.31 £15.20
90th Percentile £25.88 £55.00 £18.16
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -57.33% +134.38% +23.08%

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 23 July 2019, 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 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) SCVMM
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) Server Building
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (60.00%) VCAP
2 3 (60.00%) vCloud
2 3 (60.00%) VCP5
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 3 (60.00%) VCP4
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) CCA
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VxBlock/Vblock

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) Server Building
2 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (60.00%) Server Management
2 3 (60.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) CCA
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) VCAP
2 3 (60.00%) VCP4
2 3 (60.00%) VCP5
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 3 (60.00%) vCloud
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (60.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix