Period
to 20 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 36 46
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 99 76 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.23% 5.48% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.47% 6.46% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 57 28
Milton Keynes median daily rate £363 £378 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.97% -3.82% +12.14%
10th Percentile £120 £225 £239
90th Percentile £489 £519 £479
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £363 £383 £388
% change year-on-year -5.23% -1.29% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £31.00 -

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 1,325 1,176 1,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.39% 84.85% 85.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 627 694
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £250 £270 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £535
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 22 25
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.82 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.29% +12.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.00 £10.60
90th Percentile £18.60 £17.25 £16.65
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.49
% change year-on-year -9.38% +10.46% -12.21%

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 May 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 May 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 66 (66.67%) ITIL
2 60 (60.61%) Security Cleared
3 52 (52.53%) SC Cleared
4 39 (39.39%) ITIL V3
5 37 (37.37%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (37.37%) Windows
6 35 (35.35%) VMware
7 34 (34.34%) Problem-Solving
8 31 (31.31%) DV Cleared
9 29 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (28.28%) Microsoft
11 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (26.26%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
13 25 (25.25%) Office 365
13 25 (25.25%) Skype for Business
13 25 (25.25%) SLA
13 25 (25.25%) SharePoint
14 24 (24.24%) PowerShell
15 23 (23.23%) Cisco
16 22 (22.22%) TCP/IP
17 21 (21.21%) MS Exchange
17 21 (21.21%) Network Virtualisation
18 20 (20.20%) Active Directory
19 19 (19.19%) Service Management
19 19 (19.19%) Service Delivery
19 19 (19.19%) Firewall
20 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
21 17 (17.17%) Problem Management
21 17 (17.17%) Linux

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 25 (25.25%) SharePoint
1 25 (25.25%) Skype for Business
2 21 (21.21%) MS Exchange
3 16 (16.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (14.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (5.05%) IIS
6 3 (3.03%) Confluence
6 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (16.16%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.25%) Office 365
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.02%) IaaS
5 1 (1.01%) PaaS
5 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 19 (19.19%) Firewall
3 13 (13.13%) Wireless
4 10 (10.10%) BGP
4 10 (10.10%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (10.10%) ICMP
4 10 (10.10%) IPsec
4 10 (10.10%) LAN
4 10 (10.10%) OSPF
4 10 (10.10%) WAN
5 9 (9.09%) BIG-IP
6 8 (8.08%) Cisco ISE
6 8 (8.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (5.05%) Skype
8 4 (4.04%) Internet
8 4 (4.04%) VPN
9 3 (3.03%) DHCP
9 3 (3.03%) DNS
10 1 (1.01%) SAN
10 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.01%) DB2
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 14 (14.14%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
5 1 (1.01%) Local Government
5 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (21.21%) Analyst
2 17 (17.17%) Team Leader
3 11 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 9 (9.09%) SharePoint Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.07%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.06%) Administrator
7 6 (6.06%) Network Team Leader
7 6 (6.06%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Architect
8 5 (5.05%) Change Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Change Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.03%) Change and Release Manager
10 3 (3.03%) PMO Manager
10 3 (3.03%) Server Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) .NET
1 1 (1.01%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (37.37%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
2 11 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.08%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.08%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.05%) Clustering
4 5 (5.05%) CMDB
4 5 (5.05%) Smartphone
4 5 (5.05%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.04%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.03%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.01%) Fintech
8 1 (1.01%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.01%) iPad
8 1 (1.01%) iPhone
8 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.01%) PKI
8 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.37%) Windows
2 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (17.17%) Linux
5 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.08%) Unix
7 6 (6.06%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.05%) Solaris
9 4 (4.04%) AIX
9 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.04%) Windows Server
10 2 (2.02%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (66.67%) ITIL
2 39 (39.39%) ITIL V3
3 34 (34.34%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (26.26%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 21 (21.21%) Network Virtualisation
6 19 (19.19%) Service Delivery
6 19 (19.19%) Service Management
7 17 (17.17%) Problem Management
8 15 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (15.15%) Virtual Environments
9 14 (14.14%) Presales
10 13 (13.13%) ITSM
10 13 (13.13%) PRINCE2
11 12 (12.12%) Incident Management
11 12 (12.12%) Project Management
12 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
12 10 (10.10%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (6.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.24%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.09%) SQL
3 4 (4.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (60.61%) Security Cleared
2 52 (52.53%) SC Cleared
3 31 (31.31%) DV Cleared
4 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (12.12%) MCSE
6 9 (9.09%) CCNP
6 9 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (9.09%) MCSA
7 7 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (6.06%) MCP
9 5 (5.05%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (4.04%) CCNA
10 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (4.04%) RHCE
11 3 (3.03%) Degree
11 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (2.02%) CCA
12 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (1.01%) APMG
13 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (25.25%) SLA
2 5 (5.05%) PMO
2 5 (5.05%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (20.20%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (4.04%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (4.04%) XenApp
5 3 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (3.03%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.03%) UAG
5 3 (3.03%) Xen
6 1 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) SCCM
2 6 (6.06%) OVSD
3 4 (4.04%) Cobbler
4 3 (3.03%) SCOM
5 2 (2.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 35 (35.35%) VMware
2 28 (28.28%) Microsoft
3 23 (23.23%) Cisco
4 16 (16.16%) NetApp
5 13 (13.13%) Citrix
6 11 (11.11%) HP
7 9 (9.09%) F5
7 9 (9.09%) Palo Alto
7 9 (9.09%) ServiceNow
8 6 (6.06%) McAfee
9 5 (5.05%) Adobe
10 4 (4.04%) Computacenter
10 4 (4.04%) Forcepoint
10 4 (4.04%) Juniper
10 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.04%) Remedy
10 4 (4.04%) Veritas
11 3 (3.03%) Aruba
12 2 (2.02%) Symantec
13 1 (1.01%) Mercator