Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 6 months to 16 October 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.

Change Management
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 69 47
Rank change year-on-year +47 -22 -11
Contract jobs citing Change Management 128 71 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.01% 3.17% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.14% 3.85% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 50 29
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £200 £209 £199
90th Percentile £488 £504 £588
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £379
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.61% -2.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £25.50
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% -1.96% -15.00%

Change Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,572 1,846 1,489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 86.14% 82.30% 84.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 868 817
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £401 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% -1.84% +8.67%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 84 55
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.97% +8.62% -17.14%
10th Percentile £10.15 £9.51 £9.12
90th Percentile £45.25 £61.38 £44.60
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.26%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Buckinghamshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Change Management in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Buckinghamshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Buckinghamshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Buckinghamshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +41 110 £375 +7.14% 11
High Wycombe - 5 £340 - 2
Marlow - 1 - -
Chesham - 1 - -
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 73 (57.03%) ITIL
2 60 (46.88%) Security Cleared
3 48 (37.50%) Windows
4 44 (34.38%) SC Cleared
5 43 (33.59%) ITIL V3
6 40 (31.25%) DV Cleared
7 33 (25.78%) VMware
8 31 (24.22%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (23.44%) Active Directory
10 25 (19.53%) Linux
10 25 (19.53%) Service Management
11 24 (18.75%) SharePoint
11 24 (18.75%) PowerShell
12 23 (17.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
12 23 (17.97%) Unix
13 22 (17.19%) Finance
13 22 (17.19%) Incident Management
13 22 (17.19%) Office 365
14 21 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (16.41%) SCCM
15 20 (15.63%) ITSM
15 20 (15.63%) MS Exchange
15 20 (15.63%) Virtual Environments
16 19 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (14.06%) Problem Management
17 18 (14.06%) Citrix
17 18 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (13.28%) SLA
18 17 (13.28%) Microsoft Office

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 24 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 20 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 16 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 12 (9.38%) IIS
5 11 (8.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.13%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (13.28%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (3.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle AGIS
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.19%) Office 365
2 4 (3.13%) Akamai
2 4 (3.13%) IaaS
3 2 (1.56%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) Firewall
2 6 (4.69%) BGP
2 6 (4.69%) BIG-IP
2 6 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (4.69%) Cisco ISE
2 6 (4.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (4.69%) IPsec
2 6 (4.69%) LAN
2 6 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.91%) WAN
4 4 (3.13%) DHCP
4 4 (3.13%) DNS
4 4 (3.13%) ICMP
4 4 (3.13%) OSPF
4 4 (3.13%) Wireless
5 3 (2.34%) Skype
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.56%) Internet
6 2 (1.56%) SAN
6 2 (1.56%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.91%) MySQL
2 4 (3.13%) DB2
3 2 (1.56%) NuoDB
4 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.34%) JIRA
2 2 (1.56%) git-flow
2 2 (1.56%) GitLab
General
1 22 (17.19%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Law
3 5 (3.91%) Banking
4 4 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Local Government
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (35.94%) Analyst
2 13 (10.16%) Infrastructure Support
2 13 (10.16%) Support Analyst
3 11 (8.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (8.59%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 10 (7.81%) Developer
5 8 (6.25%) SharePoint Analyst
6 7 (5.47%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.47%) ServiceNow Developer
7 6 (4.69%) Administrator
7 6 (4.69%) Release Manager
7 6 (4.69%) Service Analyst
7 6 (4.69%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Applications Support
8 5 (3.91%) Coordinator
8 5 (3.91%) Desktop Support
8 5 (3.91%) SharePoint Specialist
9 4 (3.13%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.13%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.25%) CSS
2 6 (4.69%) HTML
3 5 (3.91%) LDAP
3 5 (3.91%) REST
3 5 (3.91%) SOAP
3 5 (3.91%) Web Services
3 5 (3.91%) XML
4 4 (3.13%) .NET
5 2 (1.56%) ADSI
5 2 (1.56%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.78%) CSS3
6 1 (0.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.16%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.81%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.47%) Clustering
4 7 (5.47%) CMDB
4 7 (5.47%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.69%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.56%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 48 (37.50%) Windows
2 25 (19.53%) Linux
3 23 (17.97%) Unix
4 19 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (11.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (11.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (10.16%) Windows Server
7 12 (9.38%) Windows 7
8 9 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (5.47%) Solaris
10 3 (2.34%) AIX
11 2 (1.56%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.78%) CentOS
12 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.78%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (57.03%) ITIL
2 43 (33.59%) ITIL V3
3 31 (24.22%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (19.53%) Service Management
5 22 (17.19%) Incident Management
6 20 (15.63%) ITSM
6 20 (15.63%) Virtual Environments
7 18 (14.06%) Problem Management
8 15 (11.72%) Mentoring
9 14 (10.94%) Presales
9 14 (10.94%) Service Delivery
10 13 (10.16%) Configuration Management
11 12 (9.38%) E-Commerce
12 11 (8.59%) Project Management
13 10 (7.81%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
14 9 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (7.03%) Release Management
15 8 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (6.25%) High Availability
16 6 (4.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 17 (13.28%) SQL
3 7 (5.47%) Java
4 5 (3.91%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.13%) VBScript
6 2 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (46.88%) Security Cleared
2 44 (34.38%) SC Cleared
3 40 (31.25%) DV Cleared
4 23 (17.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (10.94%) MCSA
6 9 (7.03%) CCNA
6 9 (7.03%) CCNP
6 9 (7.03%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.91%) Degree
8 5 (3.91%) MCDBA
8 5 (3.91%) MCITP
9 4 (3.13%) CCIP
9 4 (3.13%) MCSE
9 4 (3.13%) RHCE
10 3 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.78%) HNC
12 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.28%) SLA
2 16 (12.50%) QA
3 3 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.56%) COBIT
4 2 (1.56%) PMO
5 1 (0.78%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.78%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 30 (23.44%) Active Directory
2 21 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.47%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.47%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (5.47%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (2.34%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (2.34%) UAG
7 2 (1.56%) Docker
7 2 (1.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (16.41%) SCCM
2 17 (13.28%) WSUS
3 7 (5.47%) SCOM
4 6 (4.69%) Ansible
5 5 (3.91%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.78%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.78%) Nagios
7 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (25.78%) VMware
2 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
3 18 (14.06%) Citrix
4 15 (11.72%) F5
5 14 (10.94%) Cisco
5 14 (10.94%) McAfee
6 11 (8.59%) Oracle
7 10 (7.81%) ServiceNow
8 9 (7.03%) Red Hat
9 7 (5.47%) Adobe
9 7 (5.47%) Sony
9 7 (5.47%) Splunk
10 6 (4.69%) Juniper
10 6 (4.69%) Palo Alto
11 4 (3.13%) NetApp
11 4 (3.13%) Veritas
12 3 (2.34%) Forcepoint
12 3 (2.34%) Remedy
13 2 (1.56%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.56%) Intel