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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 58 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Change Control 10 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.32% 1.64% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 2.09% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Average daily rate £433 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.68% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £295 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +9.35%
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
638 718 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.06% 78.73% 76.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 374 363
Average daily rate £410 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 15
Average hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +150.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 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 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Change Control also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Change Control.

1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 7 (46.67%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (33.33%) Spanish Language
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 5 (33.33%) Internal Audit
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) System Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Automotive
7 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (6.67%) DevOps
8 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Coaching
8 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
8 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Change Control also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Change Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Spanish Language
3 2 (13.33%) Automotive
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Information Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (6.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) SFIA
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) APMP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy