Period
to 24 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 24 January 2020 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 22 48
Rank change year-on-year -5 +26 -11
Contract jobs citing Change Management 40 86 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.17% 7.47% 4.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% 8.42% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 57 44
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.88% -6.02%
10th Percentile £300 £206 £215
90th Percentile £538 £506 £484
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year - +9.59% -3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.25 £18.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +80.00% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.25 £18.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year -20.83% +80.00% -

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 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 651 1,021 1,406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 84.22% 88.71% 84.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 623 762
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.41% +0.91%
10th Percentile £275 £232 £263
90th Percentile £569 £624 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £419 £413
% change year-on-year +1.49% +1.52% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 62 47
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +16.07% -
10th Percentile £11.36 £10.81 £9.18
90th Percentile £18.95 £47.13 £24.40
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.66 £17.50
% change year-on-year -9.96% -4.80% +16.67%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Milton Keynes

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Milton Keynes

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Milton Keynes

Change Management
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 Management in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (50.00%) ITIL
4 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
5 16 (40.00%) VMware
5 16 (40.00%) Office 365
6 15 (37.50%) Cisco
7 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
8 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
8 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (32.50%) SQL
9 12 (30.00%) Firewall
9 12 (30.00%) Information Security
9 12 (30.00%) MCITP
9 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
10 11 (27.50%) Problem Management
10 11 (27.50%) SCCM
10 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
10 11 (27.50%) ITIL V3
10 11 (27.50%) Adobe
10 11 (27.50%) Windows XP
11 10 (25.00%) MCSA
11 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (25.00%) CCNA
11 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
11 10 (25.00%) F5

Change Management
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 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (22.50%) IIS
1 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (7.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (10.00%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (5.00%) Azure
4 1 (2.50%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Firewall
2 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (22.50%) NaaS
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (5.00%) DHCP
4 2 (5.00%) DNS
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) Wireless
5 1 (2.50%) BGP
5 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.50%) FCAPS
5 1 (2.50%) ICMP
5 1 (2.50%) IPsec
5 1 (2.50%) MPLS
5 1 (2.50%) OSPF
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
1 3 (7.50%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (22.50%) Law
1 9 (22.50%) Legal
2 3 (7.50%) Public Sector
3 2 (5.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Support Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Test Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) HR Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) User Experience
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) CMDB
4 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
4 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (27.50%) Windows XP
6 9 (22.50%) Windows 8
7 5 (12.50%) Linux
8 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (7.50%) Unix
10 2 (5.00%) Android
10 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
10 2 (5.00%) CentOS
10 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
10 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Information Security
3 11 (27.50%) ITIL V3
3 11 (27.50%) Problem Management
4 9 (22.50%) Customer-Centricity
4 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
4 9 (22.50%) Information Security Management
4 9 (22.50%) ISMS
4 9 (22.50%) ITSM
4 9 (22.50%) Security Management
5 8 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
7 5 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 5 (12.50%) Service Management
8 4 (10.00%) Break/Fix
8 4 (10.00%) Migration
8 4 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) R
6 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (30.00%) MCITP
3 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
4 10 (25.00%) CCNA
4 10 (25.00%) MCSA
5 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (7.50%) CCNP
6 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.00%) Degree
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.00%) MCSE
8 1 (2.50%) CCSE
8 1 (2.50%) ECDL
8 1 (2.50%) Master's Degree
8 1 (2.50%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 5 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) GDPR
3 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.50%) UAG
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) SCCM
2 9 (22.50%) SCOM
2 9 (22.50%) WSUS
3 1 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) VMware
3 15 (37.50%) Cisco
4 11 (27.50%) Adobe
5 10 (25.00%) F5
6 9 (22.50%) Meraki
6 9 (22.50%) Sony
6 9 (22.50%) Splunk
7 6 (15.00%) Citrix
8 5 (12.50%) HP
8 5 (12.50%) ServiceNow
9 2 (5.00%) Apple
9 2 (5.00%) Dell
9 2 (5.00%) Juniper
9 2 (5.00%) NetApp
9 2 (5.00%) Remedy
10 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.50%) Forcepoint
10 1 (2.50%) Symantec