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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 44 32
Rank change year-on-year -15 -12  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 31 32 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.07% 3.42% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 4.04% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 22
Median daily rate £350 £269 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.11% -30.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £207 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £428 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £387
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.24 £27.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -13.92% -6.89%  

Change Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 826 792 990
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.70% 84.53% 81.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 432 517
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 24
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.37 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Change Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -13 26 £350 +30.11%
High Wycombe - 1 £330 - 1
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 49 (54.44%) ITIL
2 35 (38.89%) Security Cleared
3 34 (37.78%) SC Cleared
4 32 (35.56%) Windows
5 25 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 25 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (23.33%) Project Management
6 21 (23.33%) Finance
7 20 (22.22%) VMware
7 20 (22.22%) ITIL V3
8 19 (21.11%) Hyper-V
8 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (21.11%) Incident Management
9 18 (20.00%) Service Management
10 17 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (18.89%) Problem Management
11 16 (17.78%) PowerShell
11 16 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 15 (16.67%) Linux
13 14 (15.56%) Citrix
13 14 (15.56%) ITSM
13 14 (15.56%) Windows Server
13 14 (15.56%) Virtual Environments
14 13 (14.44%) Service Delivery
14 13 (14.44%) HP
14 13 (14.44%) SQL
14 13 (14.44%) Unix
15 12 (13.33%) 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 11 (12.22%) MS Exchange
1 11 (12.22%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 9 (10.00%) IIS
4 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.44%) Confluence
6 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (4.44%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (3.33%) LiveCycle
7 3 (3.33%) SAS
8 1 (1.11%) Apache
8 1 (1.11%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Temenos T24
2 3 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.33%) Staffware
3 2 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
2 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.22%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) WAN
2 10 (11.11%) Firewall
3 9 (10.00%) LAN
4 7 (7.78%) BIG-IP
5 6 (6.67%) DHCP
5 6 (6.67%) DNS
6 4 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.33%) Internet
7 3 (3.33%) LDAP
8 2 (2.22%) BGP
8 2 (2.22%) ICMP
8 2 (2.22%) Intranet
8 2 (2.22%) TACACS
8 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.22%) Wireless
9 1 (1.11%) HTTP
9 1 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.78%) DB2
2 5 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
5 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.44%) JIRA
2 4 (4.44%) SonarQube
2 4 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 21 (23.33%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Electronics
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (25.56%) Analyst
2 11 (12.22%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (7.78%) Change Manager
5 6 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.67%) Developer
5 6 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Transition Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Active Directory Support
7 4 (4.44%) Incident Manager
7 4 (4.44%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Messaging Specialist
7 4 (4.44%) Process Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Wintel Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 3 (3.33%) Active Directory Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) Ajax
1 2 (2.22%) HTML
1 2 (2.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.22%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.11%) FMCG
7 1 (1.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.56%) Windows
2 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (16.67%) Linux
5 14 (15.56%) Windows Server
6 13 (14.44%) Unix
7 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.33%) zOS
9 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (54.44%) ITIL
2 21 (23.33%) Project Management
3 20 (22.22%) ITIL V3
4 19 (21.11%) Incident Management
5 18 (20.00%) Service Management
6 17 (18.89%) Problem Management
7 14 (15.56%) ITSM
7 14 (15.56%) Virtual Environments
8 13 (14.44%) Service Delivery
9 12 (13.33%) PRINCE2
10 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (8.89%) Transition Management
12 7 (7.78%) Business Transformation
12 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 7 (7.78%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.78%) Programme Management
12 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Analysis
13 6 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.78%) PowerShell
2 13 (14.44%) SQL
3 2 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (1.11%) C
4 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 34 (37.78%) SC Cleared
3 17 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (12.22%) DV Cleared
4 11 (12.22%) MCP
5 10 (11.11%) CCNP
5 10 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (10.00%) MCSE
7 8 (8.89%) MCSA
8 6 (6.67%) CCNA
8 6 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (4.44%) Degree
10 3 (3.33%) APMG
10 3 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (2.22%) CCSA
11 2 (2.22%) CCSE
11 2 (2.22%) MCDBA
12 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) SLA
2 4 (4.44%) PMO
3 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 25 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 19 (21.11%) Hyper-V
3 17 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (5.56%) ISA Server
5 5 (5.56%) UAG
6 2 (2.22%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) SCCM
2 6 (6.67%) OVSD
3 2 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.22%) OpenView
4 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (22.22%) VMware
2 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.56%) Citrix
4 13 (14.44%) HP
5 12 (13.33%) Cisco
6 9 (10.00%) F5
7 8 (8.89%) SAP
8 6 (6.67%) Forcepoint
8 6 (6.67%) ServiceNow
9 4 (4.44%) Computacenter
9 4 (4.44%) Oracle
10 3 (3.33%) Adobe
10 3 (3.33%) ILOG
10 3 (3.33%) Remedy
10 3 (3.33%) Temenos
11 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.22%) Juniper
11 2 (2.22%) McAfee
11 2 (2.22%) Nokia
11 2 (2.22%) Red Hat