The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 55 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Control 6 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.91% 1.66% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 2.06% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 12
Median daily rate £120 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +7.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.34%
Change Control
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
536 678 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.97% 80.52% 79.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 417 440
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Change Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Control across the Milton Keynes region.

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Milton Keynes region.

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control 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 Change Control.

1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) MS Office
5 6 (37.50%) MS Visio
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Banking
5 6 (37.50%) System Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Workflow
6 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
6 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (31.25%) Retail
6 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
6 5 (31.25%) Spanish Language
6 5 (31.25%) Remedy
6 5 (31.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (31.25%) SLA
6 5 (31.25%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) Internal Audit
7 4 (25.00%) Validation
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Change Management
8 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
9 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (12.50%) MS Project
9 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2

Change Control
Top Related 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 5 (31.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) PMO Officer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Testing Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (37.50%) System Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Internal Audit
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
5 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
5 5 (31.25%) Workflow
6 4 (25.00%) Validation
7 3 (18.75%) Change Management
8 2 (12.50%) Coaching
8 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
9 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Programme Governance
9 1 (6.25%) Service Management
9 1 (6.25%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix