Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Virtual Servers skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Servers over the 6 months to 15 December 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.

Virtual Servers
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 118 95
Rank change year-on-year +21 -23 +16
Contract jobs citing Virtual Servers 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.081% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 1.11% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Milton Keynes median daily rate £473 £256 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.39% -64.66% +141.67%
10th Percentile £461 £251 £700
90th Percentile £484 £267 £750
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £256 £725
% change year-on-year +80.49% -64.66% +141.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Virtual Servers is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 306 271 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.74% 15.33% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 126 99
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £390 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £180 £160 £215
90th Percentile £504 £497 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £378 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +0.67% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 31 24
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £19.00 £13.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.05% +44.93% -2.05%
10th Percentile £9.00 £12.30 £9.00
90th Percentile £25.13 £60.00 £15.76
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £13.22
% change year-on-year -23.68% +43.72% -16.65%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in Milton Keynes

Virtual Servers
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Servers in Milton Keynes

Virtual Servers
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Virtual Servers in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Virtual Servers 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 Virtual Servers.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop

Virtual Servers
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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) EdgeSight
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware