Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 55 41
Rank change year-on-year -13 -14 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Management 77 59 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.26% 3.41% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 4.04% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 31 59
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £345 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.75% +11.11% -0.35%
10th Percentile £212 £200 £274
90th Percentile £499 £588 £450
South East median daily rate £401 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +0.13% +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £10.00 £25.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.78% - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £30.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year -18.70% +29.47% +71.17%

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 1933 1459 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.77% 84.24% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 799 1128
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £253 £235 £238
90th Percentile £538 £550 £505
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 61
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.69% +27.45%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -18 61 £345 -8.91% 11
Aylesbury - 5 £280 -
High Wycombe -11 1 £475 -11.21% 2
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 33 (42.86%) ITIL
1 33 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 28 (36.36%) Windows
3 27 (35.06%) SC Cleared
4 19 (24.68%) Finance
4 19 (24.68%) Active Directory
4 19 (24.68%) Windows Server
5 18 (23.38%) DV Cleared
6 17 (22.08%) ITIL V3
7 16 (20.78%) QA
7 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
8 15 (19.48%) PowerShell
8 15 (19.48%) Office 365
9 14 (18.18%) Skype for Business
9 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
10 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (15.58%) VMware
12 11 (14.29%) Project Management
12 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
12 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
13 10 (12.99%) Virtual Environments
14 9 (11.69%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
14 9 (11.69%) Linux
14 9 (11.69%) SCCM
15 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2

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 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 14 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.49%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (6.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.90%) IIS
6 2 (2.60%) CMS
6 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.30%) Apache
7 1 (1.30%) Drupal
7 1 (1.30%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.30%) Liferay
7 1 (1.30%) SAP Portal
7 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (5.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.90%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.30%) Maximo
3 1 (1.30%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.30%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.48%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Akamai
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.30%) GitHub
2 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.30%) IaaS
2 1 (1.30%) npm
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Serverless
2 1 (1.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) BIG-IP
1 3 (3.90%) Skype
2 2 (2.60%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) Intranet
3 1 (1.30%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) Network Security
3 1 (1.30%) VLAN
3 1 (1.30%) VPN
3 1 (1.30%) WAN
3 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.60%) DB2
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 19 (24.68%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Business Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 10 (12.99%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 4 (5.19%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (5.19%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) Process Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) Support Specialist
6 3 (3.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (3.90%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.90%) Communications Specialist
6 3 (3.90%) Consultant
6 3 (3.90%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.90%) Messaging Specialist
6 3 (3.90%) SharePoint Specialist
7 2 (2.60%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (2.60%) Change Manager
7 2 (2.60%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) .NET
2 2 (2.60%) CSS
2 2 (2.60%) HTML
3 1 (1.30%) Express
3 1 (1.30%) Google Maps API
3 1 (1.30%) ISAPI
3 1 (1.30%) Node.js
3 1 (1.30%) REST
3 1 (1.30%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.30%) SAML
3 1 (1.30%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.30%) SAP TM
3 1 (1.30%) SOAP
3 1 (1.30%) Symfony
3 1 (1.30%) Web Services
3 1 (1.30%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.90%) User Experience
3 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (36.36%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Windows Server
3 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (11.69%) Linux
5 8 (10.39%) Unix
6 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.60%) Solaris
8 1 (1.30%) AIX
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) ITIL
2 17 (22.08%) ITIL V3
3 11 (14.29%) Project Management
4 10 (12.99%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (11.69%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 8 (10.39%) Disk Encryption
6 8 (10.39%) Migration
6 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2
7 7 (9.09%) Service Management
8 6 (7.79%) Logistics
8 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.79%) Presales
8 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.49%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.49%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.49%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.49%) Process Architecture
9 5 (6.49%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (6.49%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.39%) SQL
3 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.30%) ABAP
4 1 (1.30%) C
4 1 (1.30%) Java
4 1 (1.30%) PHP
4 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 27 (35.06%) SC Cleared
3 18 (23.38%) DV Cleared
4 6 (7.79%) MCP
4 6 (7.79%) MCSE
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.19%) ISEB
5 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.60%) Degree
6 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.30%) APMP
7 1 (1.30%) CCSA
7 1 (1.30%) CCSE
7 1 (1.30%) HNC
7 1 (1.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.78%) QA
2 7 (9.09%) PMO
3 2 (2.60%) GDPR
3 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (24.68%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.79%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (6.49%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) SCCM
2 5 (6.49%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.90%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (3.90%) WSUS
4 2 (2.60%) OpenView
4 2 (2.60%) OVSD
5 1 (1.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) VMware
3 8 (10.39%) McAfee
4 7 (9.09%) HP
5 5 (6.49%) Citrix
5 5 (6.49%) Lumension
5 5 (6.49%) ServiceNow
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco
7 3 (3.90%) F5
7 3 (3.90%) Planview
7 3 (3.90%) Symantec
8 2 (2.60%) SAP
9 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.30%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.30%) FatWire
9 1 (1.30%) Google
9 1 (1.30%) New Relic
9 1 (1.30%) Remedy
9 1 (1.30%) Splunk