The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 40 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Management 26 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.66% 4.21% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 5.35% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 13
Average daily rate £388 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £204 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £535 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.46% -5.45%
Change Management
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
595 635 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.80% 78.59% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 352 321
Average daily rate £399 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 15
Average hourly rate £14.20 £16.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £30.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Change Management 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 Management.

1 20 (23.81%) Project Management
2 18 (21.43%) ITIL
3 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
4 16 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 16 (19.05%) IBM
5 15 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 14 (16.67%) Unix
6 14 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 13 (15.48%) Windows
7 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (14.29%) Finance
8 12 (14.29%) DV Cleared
9 11 (13.10%) Mainframe
9 11 (13.10%) MS Visio
9 11 (13.10%) HACMP
9 11 (13.10%) Shell Script
10 10 (11.90%) Service Delivery
10 10 (11.90%) Retail
11 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (10.71%) Incident Management
11 9 (10.71%) Performance Analysis
11 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
12 8 (9.52%) Migration
12 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (9.52%) ChangeMan
12 8 (9.52%) AS400
12 8 (9.52%) Tivoli
12 8 (9.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 8 (9.52%) Intranet
12 8 (9.52%) JCL

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Change Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.95%) Apache
2 5 (5.95%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (5.95%) Liferay
2 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.76%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (13.10%) MS Visio
2 8 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.33%) MS Office
4 1 (1.19%) MS Project
4 1 (1.19%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.19%) SAP PP
1 1 (1.19%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) FTP
1 8 (9.52%) Intranet
2 6 (7.14%) Internet
3 3 (3.57%) Broadband
3 3 (3.57%) SAN
4 2 (2.38%) Firewall
4 2 (2.38%) HTTP
4 2 (2.38%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.38%) SMS
4 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.38%) WEP
4 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.19%) DNS
5 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.19%) SSL
5 1 (1.19%) VPN
5 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) DB2
2 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) ChangeMan
2 2 (2.38%) Introscope
3 1 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Retail
3 8 (9.52%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Automotive
5 1 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (30.95%) Analyst
2 23 (27.38%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.71%) Business Manager
3 9 (10.71%) Change Manager
4 8 (9.52%) Business Change Manager
4 8 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Administrator
5 6 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.95%) Business Change Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Change Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Process Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Banking Project Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.57%) Mainframe Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) ISPF
2 2 (2.38%) J2EE
2 2 (2.38%) Servlets
3 1 (1.19%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.10%) HACMP
2 11 (13.10%) Mainframe
3 8 (9.52%) AS400
3 8 (9.52%) iSeries
4 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 6 (7.14%) PMI
6 4 (4.76%) Clustering
7 3 (3.57%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.57%) iPad
7 3 (3.57%) iPhone
7 3 (3.57%) LPAR
8 2 (2.38%) CMDB
8 2 (2.38%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.38%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.19%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.67%) Unix
2 13 (15.48%) Windows
3 5 (5.95%) Linux
3 5 (5.95%) zOS
4 3 (3.57%) AIX
4 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.57%) VMS
4 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.38%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Project Management
2 18 (21.43%) ITIL
3 16 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 14 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 10 (11.90%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.71%) Incident Management
6 9 (10.71%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (9.52%) Migration
7 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (5.95%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.95%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.95%) ITIL V3
9 5 (5.95%) Service Management
9 5 (5.95%) Six Sigma
9 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
10 4 (4.76%) Validation
11 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.10%) Shell Script
2 8 (9.52%) JCL
3 6 (7.14%) REXX
4 4 (4.76%) Java
5 3 (3.57%) AWK
5 3 (3.57%) Perl
5 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.57%) sed
6 2 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.52%) PMI Certification
5 6 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (4.76%) Degree
7 2 (2.38%) HNC
7 2 (2.38%) HND
7 2 (2.38%) ISEB
7 2 (2.38%) PMP
8 1 (1.19%) APMP
8 1 (1.19%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) ISO 9000
2 3 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 6 (7.14%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (3.57%) Veritas File System
3 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.38%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.38%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.19%) OVSD
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) IBM
2 15 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.95%) FatWire
4 3 (3.57%) 3PAR
4 3 (3.57%) EMC
4 3 (3.57%) FireEye
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle
4 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.57%) Symantec
4 3 (3.57%) Veritas
4 3 (3.57%) VMware
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) Aruba
6 1 (1.19%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.19%) Citrix
6 1 (1.19%) F5
6 1 (1.19%) HP
6 1 (1.19%) IronPort
6 1 (1.19%) SAP