Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 46 34
Rank change year-on-year -11 -12 -1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 62 50 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.52% 3.92% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 4.61% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 26 52
Milton Keynes median daily rate £345 £379 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.91% +8.21% -2.78%
10th Percentile £200 £198 £278
90th Percentile £488 £588 £450
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £348 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -13.13% +9.59% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
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 1465 1084 1564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.24% 84.89% 80.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 636 849
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £418 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +8.44% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £250
90th Percentile £530 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 33 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.12% +24.94%
10th Percentile £8.87 £9.00 £9.43
90th Percentile £24.60 £38.75 £24.73
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +12.20% -7.38% +29.56%

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 23 November 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 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 23 November 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 33 (53.23%) Security Cleared
2 32 (51.61%) ITIL
3 29 (46.77%) Windows
4 27 (43.55%) SC Cleared
5 19 (30.65%) Windows Server
5 19 (30.65%) Active Directory
6 18 (29.03%) DV Cleared
7 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
8 16 (25.81%) PowerShell
8 16 (25.81%) QA
8 16 (25.81%) ITIL V3
8 16 (25.81%) Office 365
9 14 (22.58%) VMware
10 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
10 13 (20.97%) Skype for Business
10 13 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (19.35%) Finance
12 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (16.13%) Virtual Environments
13 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
13 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
13 10 (16.13%) Linux
13 10 (16.13%) Project Management
14 9 (14.52%) Unix
14 9 (14.52%) SCCM
15 8 (12.90%) Disk Encryption

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 13 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
1 13 (20.97%) Skype for Business
2 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.06%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (8.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.84%) IIS
6 2 (3.23%) CMS
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.61%) SAP Portal
7 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.84%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.61%) Maximo
3 1 (1.61%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.81%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) IaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) BIG-IP
1 2 (3.23%) Skype
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) LDAP
2 1 (1.61%) NAS
2 1 (1.61%) Network Security
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) VLAN
2 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) DB2
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (11.29%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 4 (6.45%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (6.45%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.84%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.84%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.84%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Specialist
7 2 (3.23%) Active Directory Specialist
7 2 (3.23%) Administrator
7 2 (3.23%) Applications Packager
7 2 (3.23%) Change Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) ISAPI
2 1 (1.61%) SAML
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.61%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) User Experience
3 2 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.77%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Windows Server
3 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (16.13%) Linux
5 9 (14.52%) Unix
6 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.23%) Solaris
8 1 (1.61%) AIX
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) ITIL
2 16 (25.81%) ITIL V3
3 10 (16.13%) Project Management
3 10 (16.13%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (12.90%) Disk Encryption
4 8 (12.90%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (9.68%) Logistics
5 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.68%) Presales
5 6 (9.68%) Service Management
6 5 (8.06%) CRM
6 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.06%) Migration
6 5 (8.06%) Process Architecture
7 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.45%) Software Deployment
7 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.29%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) ABAP
3 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.61%) C
3 1 (1.61%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) Security Cleared
2 27 (43.55%) SC Cleared
3 18 (29.03%) DV Cleared
4 6 (9.68%) MCSE
4 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.06%) MCP
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.61%) APMP
7 1 (1.61%) CCSA
7 1 (1.61%) CCSE
7 1 (1.61%) Degree
7 1 (1.61%) HNC
7 1 (1.61%) HND
7 1 (1.61%) RHCE
7 1 (1.61%) VCP5
7 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) QA
2 7 (11.29%) PMO
3 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (30.65%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.06%) BitLocker
4 5 (8.06%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) SCCM
2 5 (8.06%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (4.84%) SCVMM
3 3 (4.84%) WSUS
4 2 (3.23%) OpenView
4 2 (3.23%) OVSD
4 2 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.61%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.58%) VMware
3 8 (12.90%) McAfee
4 6 (9.68%) HP
5 5 (8.06%) Citrix
5 5 (8.06%) Lumension
6 3 (4.84%) Cisco
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle
6 3 (4.84%) Planview
6 3 (4.84%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.23%) F5
7 2 (3.23%) SAP
7 2 (3.23%) Symantec
8 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.61%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.61%) Remedy
8 1 (1.61%) Veritas