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 3 months to 27 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.

Change Management
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 42 44
Rank change year-on-year +19 +2  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 53 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.19% 3.72% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.49% 4.33% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 8
Median daily rate £369 £403 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.38% +11.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £331 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £463 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -14.51% -  

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 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 624 646 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.67% 85.90% 79.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 366 344
Median daily rate £415 £410 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +11.94%  
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 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Management in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Milton Keynes

Change Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 40 (51.28%) ITIL
2 32 (41.03%) Security Cleared
3 31 (39.74%) SC Cleared
4 28 (35.90%) Windows
5 26 (33.33%) Finance
6 19 (24.36%) Project Management
7 17 (21.79%) PRINCE2
7 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
8 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (19.23%) Windows Server
9 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (17.95%) VMware
10 14 (17.95%) Transition Management
11 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (16.67%) Service Management
11 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 12 (15.38%) WAN
12 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (15.38%) Data Centre
13 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Analysis
13 11 (14.10%) PowerShell
13 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (14.10%) Incident Management
13 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
13 11 (14.10%) Service Delivery
14 10 (12.82%) Firewall
14 10 (12.82%) ITSM
14 10 (12.82%) MS Excel

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 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.54%) IIS
3 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.41%) Skype for Business
3 5 (6.41%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.13%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (5.13%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.85%) Confluence
5 3 (3.85%) LiveCycle
5 3 (3.85%) SAS
6 2 (2.56%) CMS
7 1 (1.28%) Apache
7 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.28%) Liferay
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
3 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (3.85%) Staffware
1 3 (3.85%) Temenos T24
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Office 365
2 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) WAN
2 10 (12.82%) Firewall
3 9 (11.54%) LAN
4 7 (8.97%) DNS
5 6 (7.69%) DHCP
6 4 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.85%) LDAP
8 2 (2.56%) BGP
8 2 (2.56%) ICMP
8 2 (2.56%) Internet
8 2 (2.56%) Intranet
8 2 (2.56%) NAS
8 2 (2.56%) SAN
8 2 (2.56%) TACACS
8 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.56%) Wireless
9 1 (1.28%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.28%) HTTP
9 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) DB2
2 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.28%) MySQL
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.85%) JIRA
2 3 (3.85%) SonarQube
2 3 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.28%) Selenium
General
1 26 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Retail
3 6 (7.69%) Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Automotive
4 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.85%) Electronics
5 3 (3.85%) Marketing
5 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (24.36%) Analyst
2 9 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 7 (8.97%) Administrator
4 6 (7.69%) Change Manager
5 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.41%) Transition Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) VMWare Administrator
6 4 (5.13%) Wintel Administrator
6 4 (5.13%) Wintel Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Active Directory Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Finance Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Process Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Ajax
1 1 (1.28%) HTML
1 1 (1.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.13%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.85%) Clustering
5 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) FMCG
6 1 (1.28%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.90%) Windows
2 15 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.69%) Linux
7 5 (6.41%) Unix
8 3 (3.85%) zOS
9 1 (1.28%) AIX
9 1 (1.28%) HPUX
9 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) ITIL
2 19 (24.36%) Project Management
3 17 (21.79%) PRINCE2
4 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (17.95%) Transition Management
6 13 (16.67%) Service Management
7 11 (14.10%) Incident Management
7 11 (14.10%) Service Delivery
7 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 10 (12.82%) Business Transformation
8 10 (12.82%) ITIL V3
8 10 (12.82%) ITSM
9 9 (11.54%) Problem Management
10 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (6.41%) Business Development
12 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.26%) SQL
3 3 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (1.28%) C
4 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 31 (39.74%) SC Cleared
3 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (12.82%) CCNP
4 10 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (12.82%) DV Cleared
5 8 (10.26%) MCSA
5 8 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (7.69%) CCNA
6 6 (7.69%) Degree
7 5 (6.41%) APMG
8 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.85%) MCP
8 3 (3.85%) MCSE
9 2 (2.56%) CCSA
9 2 (2.56%) CCSE
9 2 (2.56%) MCDBA
9 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (2.56%) VCP5
10 1 (1.28%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
2 5 (6.41%) QA
3 3 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.41%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (6.41%) ISA Server
4 5 (6.41%) UAG
5 3 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.56%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) OVSD
2 3 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (3.85%) SCCM
2 3 (3.85%) WSUS
3 2 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) VMware
2 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.82%) Cisco
4 7 (8.97%) HP
5 6 (7.69%) Forcepoint
6 5 (6.41%) Citrix
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle
6 5 (6.41%) Remedy
6 5 (6.41%) SAP
7 4 (5.13%) Intel Security
7 4 (5.13%) Lumension
8 3 (3.85%) Adobe
8 3 (3.85%) Computacenter
8 3 (3.85%) F5
8 3 (3.85%) ILOG
8 3 (3.85%) Temenos
9 2 (2.56%) Avaya
9 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.56%) IBM
9 2 (2.56%) Juniper
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