Period
to 24 April 2019

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 6 months to 24 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 Control
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 97 87
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Control 8 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.75% 0.88% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.04% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £463 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +12.53% +2.75%
10th Percentile £397 £313 £210
90th Percentile £503 £550 £444
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £450 £373
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.81% -6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 939 1,348 1,175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.59% 84.36% 86.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 737 635
Milton Keynes median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £240 £263 £270
90th Percentile £630 £553 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 47 27
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £14.05 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.11% -3.10% +7.87%
10th Percentile £13.25 £8.92 £9.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £24.00 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.75 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69% +8.33%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

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 24 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) APMP
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) RAD
5 2 (25.00%) DSDM
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Primavera
6 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

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 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Primavera
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Portfolio Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 2 (25.00%) DSDM
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) RAD
3 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) APMP
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) Capita
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy