Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 105 90
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15 +14
Contract jobs citing Virtual Servers 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.13% 0.14% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 0.93% 0.88% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Milton Keynes median daily rate £344 £325 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% -27.86% +66.85%
10th Percentile £333 £244 £403
90th Percentile £349 £416 £590
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £344 £325 £451
% change year-on-year +5.77% -27.86% +66.85%
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 214 228 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.88% 15.47% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 110 77
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £398 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% -5.36% +12.00%
10th Percentile £200 £293 £297
90th Percentile £536 £553 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 24
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.89% +50.00% -25.33%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £8.50
90th Percentile £18.60 £18.00 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.25 £16.92 £12.00
% change year-on-year -27.60% +41.00% -25.00%

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 22 June 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) OAT Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) OAT Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory