Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 61 44
Rank change year-on-year +28 -17 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Management 101 85 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.00% 3.60% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 4.32% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 51 33
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £345 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -10.97% +9.15%
10th Percentile £245 £210 £200
90th Percentile £488 £488 £585
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £10.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.78% -
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% -1.96% +7.37%

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 1,488 1,966 1,449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.41% 83.31% 85.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 914 797
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -1.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £240 £255 £223
90th Percentile £588 £530 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 94 68
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.83 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +12.20% -6.66%
10th Percentile £10.98 £10.00 £9.49
90th Percentile £34.13 £48.75 £41.80
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £23.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year +9.22% -5.06% -3.10%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +29 90 £400 +15.94% 9
High Wycombe +1 3 £395 -16.84% 1
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 51 (50.50%) ITIL
2 44 (43.56%) Security Cleared
3 41 (40.59%) Windows
4 32 (31.68%) VMware
5 29 (28.71%) SC Cleared
6 28 (27.72%) DV Cleared
7 27 (26.73%) PowerShell
8 26 (25.74%) ITIL V3
8 26 (25.74%) SharePoint
9 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
10 23 (22.77%) MS Exchange
10 23 (22.77%) Linux
10 23 (22.77%) Unix
11 20 (19.80%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (18.81%) Finance
12 19 (18.81%) Skype for Business
12 19 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (18.81%) Incident Management
13 18 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2007
13 18 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (17.82%) SQL
13 18 (17.82%) Microsoft
13 18 (17.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (16.83%) SharePoint 2013
15 16 (15.84%) Mentoring
15 16 (15.84%) Presales
15 16 (15.84%) Citrix
16 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (14.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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 26 (25.74%) SharePoint
2 23 (22.77%) MS Exchange
3 19 (18.81%) Skype for Business
4 18 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (16.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (14.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (11.88%) IIS
8 7 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
10 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) Office 365
2 4 (3.96%) Akamai
2 4 (3.96%) IaaS
3 2 (1.98%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.99%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) Firewall
2 6 (5.94%) BGP
2 6 (5.94%) BIG-IP
2 6 (5.94%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (5.94%) Cisco ISE
2 6 (5.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (5.94%) IPsec
2 6 (5.94%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.95%) LAN
3 5 (4.95%) WAN
4 4 (3.96%) DHCP
4 4 (3.96%) DNS
4 4 (3.96%) ICMP
4 4 (3.96%) OSPF
4 4 (3.96%) Skype
4 4 (3.96%) Wireless
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.98%) NAS
5 2 (1.98%) SAN
5 2 (1.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.96%) DB2
2 2 (1.98%) NuoDB
3 1 (0.99%) MS Access
3 1 (0.99%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.97%) JIRA
2 2 (1.98%) git-flow
2 2 (1.98%) GitLab
General
1 19 (18.81%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Law
3 5 (4.95%) Banking
4 4 (3.96%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Back Office
6 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.99%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (34.65%) Analyst
2 13 (12.87%) Infrastructure Support
2 13 (12.87%) Support Analyst
3 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 10 (9.90%) SharePoint Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.94%) SharePoint Specialist
6 6 (5.94%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Administrator
7 5 (4.95%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.95%) Developer
7 5 (4.95%) ServiceNow Developer
8 4 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.96%) Coordinator
8 4 (3.96%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Release Manager
8 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.96%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.92%) CSS
2 6 (5.94%) HTML
3 5 (4.95%) LDAP
3 5 (4.95%) REST
3 5 (4.95%) SOAP
3 5 (4.95%) Web Services
3 5 (4.95%) XML
4 4 (3.96%) .NET
5 2 (1.98%) ADSI
5 2 (1.98%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.99%) CSS3
6 1 (0.99%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Clustering
1 7 (6.93%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.94%) CMDB
2 6 (5.94%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.94%) Mainframe
2 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (40.59%) Windows
2 23 (22.77%) Linux
2 23 (22.77%) Unix
3 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (13.86%) Windows Server
6 8 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (6.93%) Solaris
8 5 (4.95%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.97%) AIX
10 2 (1.98%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.99%) CentOS
11 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.99%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (50.50%) ITIL
2 26 (25.74%) ITIL V3
3 20 (19.80%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (18.81%) Incident Management
5 16 (15.84%) Mentoring
5 16 (15.84%) Presales
6 14 (13.86%) Problem Management
7 13 (12.87%) Virtual Environments
8 12 (11.88%) E-Commerce
8 12 (11.88%) Service Management
9 11 (10.89%) ITSM
10 7 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (6.93%) High Availability
11 6 (5.94%) Configuration Management
11 6 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (5.94%) Migration
11 6 (5.94%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
11 6 (5.94%) Project Management
11 6 (5.94%) Release Management
12 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.73%) PowerShell
2 18 (17.82%) SQL
3 7 (6.93%) Java
4 5 (4.95%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.96%) VBScript
6 3 (2.97%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (43.56%) Security Cleared
2 29 (28.71%) SC Cleared
3 28 (27.72%) DV Cleared
4 18 (17.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (8.91%) CCNA
5 9 (8.91%) CCNP
5 9 (8.91%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (8.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (6.93%) MCSA
7 5 (4.95%) MCDBA
7 5 (4.95%) MCITP
7 5 (4.95%) MCSE
8 4 (3.96%) CCIP
8 4 (3.96%) Degree
8 4 (3.96%) RHCE
9 3 (2.97%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.99%) HNC
11 1 (0.99%) HND
11 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) SLA
2 9 (8.91%) QA
3 3 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.99%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.99%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.99%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.92%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (6.93%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.94%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (3.96%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.97%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (2.97%) UAG
8 2 (1.98%) Docker
8 2 (1.98%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (13.86%) SCCM
2 11 (10.89%) WSUS
3 7 (6.93%) SCOM
4 6 (5.94%) Ansible
5 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.98%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.99%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.99%) Nagios
7 1 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (31.68%) VMware
2 18 (17.82%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.84%) Citrix
4 15 (14.85%) F5
5 13 (12.87%) Cisco
6 10 (9.90%) Oracle
7 8 (7.92%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.93%) Adobe
8 7 (6.93%) McAfee
8 7 (6.93%) ServiceNow
8 7 (6.93%) Sony
8 7 (6.93%) Splunk
9 6 (5.94%) Juniper
9 6 (5.94%) Palo Alto
10 5 (4.95%) NetApp
11 4 (3.96%) Veritas
12 3 (2.97%) Forcepoint
12 3 (2.97%) Remedy
13 2 (1.98%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.98%) Intel