Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 46 42
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Management 90 66 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.91% 3.92% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 4.67% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 47 42
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £353 £370 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.73% +4.23% +1.43%
10th Percentile £228 £225 £300
90th Percentile £535 £572 £449
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £10.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £39.55
% change year-on-year -54.55% +39.08% +168.10%

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 1,902 1,412 1,935
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.62% 83.95% 81.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 763 978
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +4.23% +9.64%
10th Percentile £255 £257 £250
90th Percentile £538 £571 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 58 64
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.84% +22.54%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.21 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.48 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -10 73 £350 -3.45% 9
Aylesbury - 5 £280 -
High Wycombe -10 1 £475 -11.21%
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 42 (46.67%) ITIL
1 42 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 38 (42.22%) Windows
3 36 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 31 (34.44%) Microsoft
5 27 (30.00%) ITIL V3
6 26 (28.89%) VMware
7 24 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (23.33%) Skype for Business
9 21 (23.33%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
10 20 (22.22%) Active Directory
10 20 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (21.11%) Office 365
11 19 (21.11%) MS Exchange
12 17 (18.89%) SharePoint
12 17 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (18.89%) PowerShell
13 16 (17.78%) DV Cleared
13 16 (17.78%) Finance
14 14 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (14.44%) Linux
15 13 (14.44%) PRINCE2
15 13 (14.44%) Windows Server
16 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
16 12 (13.33%) NetApp
16 12 (13.33%) TCP/IP
16 12 (13.33%) QA
17 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2007
17 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008

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 21 (23.33%) Skype for Business
2 19 (21.11%) MS Exchange
3 17 (18.89%) SharePoint
4 14 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.56%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.44%) IIS
8 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.11%) Apache
9 1 (1.11%) CMS
9 1 (1.11%) Confluence
9 1 (1.11%) Drupal
9 1 (1.11%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.11%) Liferay
9 1 (1.11%) SAP Portal
9 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.44%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.11%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.11%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.11%) Office 365
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.22%) SaaS
4 1 (1.11%) Akamai
4 1 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.11%) GitHub
4 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.11%) IaaS
4 1 (1.11%) npm
4 1 (1.11%) Serverless
4 1 (1.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.67%) Skype
3 4 (4.44%) WAN
3 4 (4.44%) Wireless
4 3 (3.33%) BIG-IP
4 3 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (1.11%) Firewall
5 1 (1.11%) Internet
5 1 (1.11%) Intranet
5 1 (1.11%) LDAP
5 1 (1.11%) NAS
5 1 (1.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.22%) DB2
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
General
1 16 (17.78%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Marketing
3 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Analyst
2 11 (12.22%) Business Analyst
2 11 (12.22%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 11 (12.22%) Project Manager
2 11 (12.22%) Team Leader
3 9 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 5 (5.56%) Support Specialist
5 4 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (4.44%) Change Manager
5 4 (4.44%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (4.44%) Process Analyst
6 3 (3.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (3.33%) Administrator
6 3 (3.33%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.33%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.33%) Messaging Specialist
6 3 (3.33%) PMO Manager
6 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (3.33%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (2.22%) CSS
2 2 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (1.11%) Express
3 1 (1.11%) Google Maps API
3 1 (1.11%) ISAPI
3 1 (1.11%) Node.js
3 1 (1.11%) REST
3 1 (1.11%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.11%) SAML
3 1 (1.11%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.11%) SAP TM
3 1 (1.11%) SOAP
3 1 (1.11%) Symfony
3 1 (1.11%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.22%) Enterprise Cloud
3 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) CMDB
4 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.44%) User Experience
5 2 (2.22%) Clustering
5 2 (2.22%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.11%) Fintech
6 1 (1.11%) iPad
6 1 (1.11%) iPhone
6 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.11%) PKI
6 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.22%) Windows
2 20 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (14.44%) Linux
3 13 (14.44%) Windows Server
4 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.78%) Unix
5 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.33%) Solaris
7 2 (2.22%) AIX
8 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) ITIL
2 27 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 21 (23.33%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 13 (14.44%) PRINCE2
5 11 (12.22%) Network Virtualisation
5 11 (12.22%) Service Management
6 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 9 (10.00%) ITSM
7 9 (10.00%) Migration
7 9 (10.00%) Presales
7 9 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 9 (10.00%) Project Management
8 8 (8.89%) Virtual Environments
9 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.67%) CRM
10 6 (6.67%) Disk Encryption
10 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.89%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.11%) ABAP
4 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.11%) Java
4 1 (1.11%) PHP
4 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 36 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (17.78%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.67%) MCSE
6 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (4.44%) ISEB
7 4 (4.44%) MCP
8 3 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.22%) CCA
9 2 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.11%) APMP
10 1 (1.11%) Degree
10 1 (1.11%) HNC
10 1 (1.11%) HND
10 1 (1.11%) MCSA
10 1 (1.11%) RHCE
10 1 (1.11%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) QA
2 8 (8.89%) PMO
3 4 (4.44%) SLA
4 2 (2.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (5.56%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) SCCM
2 5 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.33%) SCOM
3 3 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.22%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.11%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) Nagios
5 1 (1.11%) OVSD
5 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (34.44%) Microsoft
2 26 (28.89%) VMware
3 12 (13.33%) NetApp
4 8 (8.89%) HP
4 8 (8.89%) McAfee
5 7 (7.78%) ServiceNow
6 6 (6.67%) Citrix
7 5 (5.56%) Lumension
8 4 (4.44%) Oracle
9 3 (3.33%) F5
9 3 (3.33%) Planview
9 3 (3.33%) Symantec
10 2 (2.22%) Adobe
10 2 (2.22%) Cisco
10 2 (2.22%) SAP
11 1 (1.11%) Apple
11 1 (1.11%) EMC
11 1 (1.11%) Mercator
11 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.11%) Veritas