Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 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
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 36 44
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 +3
Contract jobs citing Change Management 41 81 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.48% 5.26% 4.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 5.94% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 50 69
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -5.23%
10th Percentile £301 £246 £221
90th Percentile £472 £506 £488
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.25 £18.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +80.00% -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £33.40 £27.13
% change year-on-year -46.11% +23.13% -9.34%

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 956 1,363 1,846
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.22% 88.51% 83.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 802 905
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £231 £256
90th Percentile £550 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 81 85
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +2.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.07 £10.00
90th Percentile £21.73 £48.75 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £26.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -14.15% +11.58% +5.56%

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020. 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 -8 34 £400 - 13
High Wycombe 0 1 £350 -22.22% 1
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 20 (48.78%) ITIL
2 18 (43.90%) Windows
3 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
3 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (29.27%) Cisco
4 12 (29.27%) VMware
5 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (26.83%) Office 365
6 10 (24.39%) SQL
7 9 (21.95%) ITSM
7 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
8 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
8 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
8 8 (19.51%) ITIL V3
8 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
8 8 (19.51%) Information Security
8 8 (19.51%) Service Management
8 8 (19.51%) Firewall
8 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (17.07%) SLA
9 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
9 7 (17.07%) MCITP
9 7 (17.07%) Virtual Environments
9 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure

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 6 (14.63%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) Confluence
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Office 365
2 3 (7.32%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (4.88%) Azure
4 1 (2.44%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (9.76%) NaaS
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (7.32%) DHCP
4 3 (7.32%) DNS
5 2 (4.88%) IPsec
5 2 (4.88%) LAN
5 2 (4.88%) Network Security
5 2 (4.88%) WAN
5 2 (4.88%) Wireless
6 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.44%) FCAPS
6 1 (2.44%) ICMP
6 1 (2.44%) SAN
6 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.44%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
1 3 (7.32%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (9.76%) Law
1 4 (9.76%) Legal
2 2 (4.88%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Service Assurance Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Test Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) CRM Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (4.88%) HR Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) HR Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Integration Developer
7 2 (4.88%) ITSM Developer
7 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) User Experience
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.88%) CMDB
3 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
5 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (14.63%) Linux
6 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
7 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
8 3 (7.32%) Unix
9 2 (4.88%) Android
9 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.88%) CentOS
9 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) ITSM
3 8 (19.51%) Information Security
3 8 (19.51%) ITIL V3
3 8 (19.51%) Service Management
4 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
4 7 (17.07%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
5 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
5 6 (14.63%) Process Improvement
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.20%) CRM
6 5 (12.20%) ERP
6 5 (12.20%) Project Management
6 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.76%) Information Security Management
7 4 (9.76%) ISMS
7 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.76%) C#
3 4 (9.76%) Java
4 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) R
5 1 (2.44%) VB
5 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
1 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (17.07%) MCITP
4 6 (14.63%) CCNA
5 5 (12.20%) MCSA
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (7.32%) CCNP
7 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.88%) MCSE
9 1 (2.44%) CCSE
9 1 (2.44%) Degree
9 1 (2.44%) ECDL
9 1 (2.44%) Master's Degree
9 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
9 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
2 5 (12.20%) QA
3 3 (7.32%) PMO
4 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.32%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.44%) UAG
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) SCOM
2 4 (9.76%) WSUS
3 1 (2.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) Cisco
2 12 (29.27%) VMware
3 6 (14.63%) Adobe
3 6 (14.63%) Citrix
3 6 (14.63%) HP
4 5 (12.20%) F5
4 5 (12.20%) ServiceNow
5 4 (9.76%) Meraki
5 4 (9.76%) Sony
5 4 (9.76%) Splunk
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle
6 3 (7.32%) Remedy
7 2 (4.88%) Apple
7 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.88%) Dell
7 2 (4.88%) ForeScout
7 2 (4.88%) Juniper
7 2 (4.88%) NetApp
8 1 (2.44%) Automation Anywhere