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 22 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 Control
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 61 62
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 4 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% 0.60% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.72% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £411 £120 £277
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +242.50% -56.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +21.21% -12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +45.45% -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 624 559 677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.90% 83.81% 81.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 321 389
Median daily rate £400 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 10
Median hourly rate £14.25 £11.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.91% -71.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) B2B
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) PMO
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Logistics
4 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud

Change Control
Co-occurring 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) PMO Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Project Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Project Support Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Office Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) B2B
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Logistics
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle