The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Change Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 66 56 53
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 6 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.80% 1.60% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.86% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Median daily rate £430 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.33% -22.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £177 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £472 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £393
% change year-on-year - -4.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -8.33%  

Change Control 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 629 645 668
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.20% 85.89% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 362 348
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -18.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Milton Keynes

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Change Control in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Milton Keynes

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Milton Keynes

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Control in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Milton Keynes

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) B2B
2 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) PMO
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Remedy
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Delivery Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) PMO Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Project Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Project Support Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Office Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) B2B
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) APMP
2 1 (11.11%) CCDA
2 1 (11.11%) CCDP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCVP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) MCTS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow