Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 62 45
Rank change year-on-year +42 -17 -10
Contract jobs citing Change Management 112 61 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 8.54% 3.49% 3.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.76% 4.16% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 41 26
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £345 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -8.91% +8.21%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £198
90th Percentile £506 £488 £588
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £10.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.78% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £10.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - -60.78% -

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 1,148 1,468 1,090
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.57% 84.08% 86.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 770 634
Milton Keynes median daily rate £405 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.13% -4.19% +9.87%
10th Percentile £243 £263 £241
90th Percentile £576 £526 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £410 £400 £406
% change year-on-year +2.50% -1.37% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 53 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% - -
10th Percentile £10.34 £8.79 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.80 £24.80 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.47 £16.58 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.76% +10.53% -7.06%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018, 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 68 (60.71%) ITIL
2 59 (52.68%) Security Cleared
3 48 (42.86%) Windows
4 43 (38.39%) ITIL V3
5 42 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 41 (36.61%) DV Cleared
7 33 (29.46%) VMware
8 32 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 30 (26.79%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (23.21%) SharePoint
10 26 (23.21%) PowerShell
11 25 (22.32%) Microsoft
12 24 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (21.43%) Linux
13 23 (20.54%) Unix
13 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
14 22 (19.64%) Service Management
14 22 (19.64%) Office 365
14 22 (19.64%) SCCM
15 21 (18.75%) ITSM
16 20 (17.86%) Citrix
16 20 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (16.96%) Skype for Business
18 18 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
18 18 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2007
18 18 (16.07%) Virtual Environments
19 17 (15.18%) SharePoint 2013
19 17 (15.18%) WSUS
19 17 (15.18%) Finance

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 26 (23.21%) SharePoint
2 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
3 19 (16.96%) Skype for Business
4 18 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (15.18%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (13.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (10.71%) IIS
8 7 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
10 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.64%) Office 365
2 4 (3.57%) Akamai
2 4 (3.57%) IaaS
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.89%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.89%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) Firewall
2 6 (5.36%) BGP
2 6 (5.36%) BIG-IP
2 6 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (5.36%) Cisco ISE
2 6 (5.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (5.36%) IPsec
2 6 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.46%) LAN
3 5 (4.46%) WAN
4 4 (3.57%) DHCP
4 4 (3.57%) DNS
4 4 (3.57%) ICMP
4 4 (3.57%) OSPF
4 4 (3.57%) Skype
4 4 (3.57%) Wireless
5 2 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.79%) NAS
5 2 (1.79%) SSL
5 2 (1.79%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.57%) DB2
1 4 (3.57%) MySQL
2 2 (1.79%) NuoDB
3 1 (0.89%) MS Access
3 1 (0.89%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.68%) JIRA
2 2 (1.79%) git-flow
2 2 (1.79%) GitLab
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Law
3 5 (4.46%) Banking
4 4 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (39.29%) Analyst
2 13 (11.61%) Infrastructure Support
2 13 (11.61%) Support Analyst
3 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 10 (8.93%) SharePoint Analyst
5 7 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.36%) Service Analyst
6 6 (5.36%) SharePoint Specialist
6 6 (5.36%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.46%) Desktop Support
8 4 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.57%) Coordinator
8 4 (3.57%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) Developer
8 4 (3.57%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) LDAP
2 4 (3.57%) .NET
3 3 (2.68%) CSS
4 2 (1.79%) ADSI
5 1 (0.89%) CSS3
5 1 (0.89%) HTML
5 1 (0.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.82%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.36%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.46%) Clustering
5 2 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.86%) Windows
2 24 (21.43%) Linux
3 23 (20.54%) Unix
4 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (11.61%) Windows Server
8 12 (10.71%) Windows 7
9 8 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (5.36%) Solaris
11 2 (1.79%) AIX
11 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.89%) CentOS
12 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.89%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (60.71%) ITIL
2 43 (38.39%) ITIL V3
3 30 (26.79%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (19.64%) Service Management
5 21 (18.75%) ITSM
6 18 (16.07%) Virtual Environments
7 16 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 16 (14.29%) Presales
8 14 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
10 12 (10.71%) E-Commerce
11 11 (9.82%) Configuration Management
12 10 (8.93%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
13 9 (8.04%) Problem Management
14 8 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (7.14%) High Availability
15 7 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (6.25%) Project Management
15 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (5.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.21%) PowerShell
2 13 (11.61%) SQL
3 7 (6.25%) Java
4 4 (3.57%) VBScript
5 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.68%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (52.68%) Security Cleared
2 42 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 41 (36.61%) DV Cleared
4 24 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (12.50%) MCSA
6 9 (8.04%) CCNA
6 9 (8.04%) CCNP
6 9 (8.04%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.46%) MCDBA
8 5 (4.46%) MCITP
9 4 (3.57%) CCIP
9 4 (3.57%) MCSE
10 3 (2.68%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.68%) Degree
10 3 (2.68%) RHCE
11 1 (0.89%) HNC
11 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.29%) QA
2 14 (12.50%) SLA
3 3 (2.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.79%) COBIT
5 1 (0.89%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 32 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 20 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.68%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (2.68%) UAG
6 3 (2.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.79%) Docker
7 2 (1.79%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 22 (19.64%) SCCM
2 17 (15.18%) WSUS
3 7 (6.25%) SCOM
4 6 (5.36%) Ansible
5 5 (4.46%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.89%) Nagios
7 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (29.46%) VMware
2 25 (22.32%) Microsoft
3 20 (17.86%) Citrix
4 15 (13.39%) F5
5 14 (12.50%) Cisco
5 14 (12.50%) McAfee
6 10 (8.93%) Oracle
7 8 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.25%) Adobe
8 7 (6.25%) Sony
8 7 (6.25%) Splunk
9 6 (5.36%) Juniper
9 6 (5.36%) Palo Alto
10 5 (4.46%) NetApp
11 3 (2.68%) Forcepoint
11 3 (2.68%) Remedy
11 3 (2.68%) ServiceNow
11 3 (2.68%) Veritas
12 2 (1.79%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.79%) Intel