Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 2019 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
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 38 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +9
Contract jobs citing Change Management 58 116 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.91% 5.38% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 6.42% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 66 59
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -2.03% -4.52%
10th Percentile £206 £165 £233
90th Percentile £550 £494 £528
South East median daily rate £420 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -1.18% +1.19% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £39.00 £10.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +290.00% -67.74% -
10th Percentile £22.00 £10.00 £29.00
90th Percentile £164.00 £10.00 £33.00
South East median hourly rate £33.40 £28.13 £29.92
% change year-on-year +18.76% -6.00% +18.50%

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 1,300 1,807 1,652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.66% 83.81% 85.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 899 812
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +3.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £232 £261 £259
90th Percentile £608 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 75 55
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.10 £9.41
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.00 £49.00
South East median hourly rate £24.50 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% -15.41%

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 18 April 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 April 2019. 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 -11 49 £400 +10.34% 3
High Wycombe -8 2 - -
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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 36 (62.07%) ITIL
2 18 (31.03%) Windows
3 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (24.14%) Mentoring
4 14 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
6 12 (20.69%) Problem Management
6 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
7 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
7 11 (18.97%) Incident Management
7 11 (18.97%) Service Management
7 11 (18.97%) Finance
8 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
9 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
9 9 (15.52%) Release Management
9 9 (15.52%) Skype for Business
9 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
9 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
10 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (13.79%) SQL
10 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
10 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (13.79%) ServiceNow
10 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (12.07%) Office 365
11 7 (12.07%) Presales

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 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.52%) Skype for Business
3 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (12.07%) IIS
5 5 (8.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (5.17%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (3.45%) CMS
9 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (12.07%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.72%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.72%) PaaS
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) DHCP
1 4 (6.90%) DNS
2 3 (5.17%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) LAN
3 2 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (1.72%) FTP
4 1 (1.72%) Skype
4 1 (1.72%) VLAN
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.45%) Power BI
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) JIRA
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.72%) ChangeMan
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Automotive
3 3 (5.17%) German Language
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Analyst
2 6 (10.34%) Change Manager
3 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.62%) Service Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Product Owner
5 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.17%) Business Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Service Owner
5 3 (5.17%) Tivoli Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Finance Manager
6 2 (3.45%) IT Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Messaging Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.45%) REST
3 2 (3.45%) Vue.js
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) AS400
2 3 (5.17%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.17%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.72%) CMDB
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) HACMP
4 1 (1.72%) iSeries
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.62%) Unix
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.90%) Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.72%) AIX
6 1 (1.72%) CentOS
6 1 (1.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) ITIL
2 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.14%) Mentoring
3 14 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (20.69%) Problem Management
5 11 (18.97%) Incident Management
5 11 (18.97%) Service Management
6 9 (15.52%) Release Management
7 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.07%) Presales
8 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
8 7 (12.07%) Project Management
9 6 (10.34%) ITIL V3
10 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
11 4 (6.90%) Demand Management
11 4 (6.90%) ITSM
11 4 (6.90%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.79%) SQL
3 4 (6.90%) C
4 3 (5.17%) C#
4 3 (5.17%) JCL
5 2 (3.45%) Java
5 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.72%) REXX
6 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) Degree
4 5 (8.62%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.45%) MCSE
6 2 (3.45%) PMP
6 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.72%) MCITP
7 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) QA
3 3 (5.17%) COBIT
4 2 (3.45%) GDPR
4 2 (3.45%) PMO
5 1 (1.72%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.45%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.72%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.72%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) ServiceNow
3 5 (8.62%) IBM
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
4 4 (6.90%) SAP
5 3 (5.17%) Citrix
6 2 (3.45%) F5
6 2 (3.45%) Micro Focus
6 2 (3.45%) NetApp
6 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.45%) Temenos
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle
7 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com