Period
to 23 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2 +3
Contract jobs citing Change Management 69 94 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.26% 5.77% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.09% 6.86% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 51
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £353 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.48% -9.03% -
10th Percentile £228 £221 £263
90th Percentile £506 £475 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £363 £388
% change year-on-year +10.34% -6.45% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year +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 973 1,371 1,094
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.21% 84.11% 85.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 753 647
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £413 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.00% +2.69%
10th Percentile £240 £263 £277
90th Percentile £613 £538 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £423 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +2.42% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 46 28
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +1.75% +3.64%
10th Percentile £11.96 £9.41 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £24.50 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +1.41% +18.33% -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 23 February 2019.

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 February 2019, 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 46 (66.67%) ITIL
2 32 (46.38%) Security Cleared
3 30 (43.48%) PowerShell
4 27 (39.13%) MS Exchange
5 24 (34.78%) Windows
6 23 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 23 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (31.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (31.88%) Mentoring
7 22 (31.88%) DV Cleared
7 22 (31.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (28.99%) Presales
9 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
9 16 (23.19%) SharePoint
9 16 (23.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (21.74%) SC Cleared
10 15 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
11 14 (20.29%) Problem Management
12 13 (18.84%) Incident Management
13 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (17.39%) Office 365
13 12 (17.39%) Service Management
14 11 (15.94%) Finance
14 11 (15.94%) VMware
14 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
14 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (14.49%) Cisco
16 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012

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 27 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 23 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 22 (31.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (31.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (23.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (23.19%) SharePoint
5 15 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (10.14%) IIS
7 3 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.90%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Office 365
2 4 (5.80%) Akamai
3 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.45%) IaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.45%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Firewall
1 6 (8.70%) LAN
1 6 (8.70%) WAN
2 5 (7.25%) DHCP
2 5 (7.25%) DNS
3 4 (5.80%) Skype
4 3 (4.35%) BGP
4 3 (4.35%) BIG-IP
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (4.35%) IPsec
4 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.35%) Wireless
5 2 (2.90%) Broadband
5 2 (2.90%) ICMP
5 2 (2.90%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.90%) NAS
5 2 (2.90%) OSPF
5 2 (2.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) ChangeMan
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) git-flow
1 1 (1.45%) GitLab
1 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.35%) Law
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Automotive
4 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) German Language
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Analyst
2 10 (14.49%) SharePoint Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) SharePoint Specialist
6 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Messaging Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Product Owner
7 4 (5.80%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.35%) Change Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Service Owner
8 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Business Process Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Messaging Support
9 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Tivoli Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) ADSI
2 2 (2.90%) CSS
2 2 (2.90%) LDAP
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.80%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.90%) AS400
4 2 (2.90%) Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.90%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.45%) HACMP
5 1 (1.45%) iSeries
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.78%) Windows
2 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
3 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.70%) Unix
7 2 (2.90%) Linux
7 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.45%) CentOS
8 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (66.67%) ITIL
2 23 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (31.88%) Mentoring
4 20 (28.99%) Presales
5 14 (20.29%) Problem Management
6 13 (18.84%) Incident Management
7 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (17.39%) Service Management
8 8 (11.59%) ITIL V3
9 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
9 7 (10.14%) ITSM
10 6 (8.70%) Release Management
10 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
12 4 (5.80%) Data Protection
12 4 (5.80%) Information Security
12 4 (5.80%) Information Security Management
12 4 (5.80%) ISMS
12 4 (5.80%) Project Management
12 4 (5.80%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (43.48%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 4 (5.80%) VBScript
3 3 (4.35%) Java
4 2 (2.90%) JCL
5 1 (1.45%) C
5 1 (1.45%) REXX
5 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (46.38%) Security Cleared
2 22 (31.88%) DV Cleared
3 15 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.70%) CCNA
5 6 (8.70%) CCNP
5 6 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.25%) Degree
6 5 (7.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.80%) MCSE
8 3 (4.35%) MCSA
8 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.90%) CCIP
9 2 (2.90%) PMP
10 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.45%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (4.35%) UAG
5 2 (2.90%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.90%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.45%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) SCCM
2 3 (4.35%) SCOM
2 3 (4.35%) WSUS
3 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.45%) Ansible
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.45%) Nagios
4 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
1 11 (15.94%) VMware
2 10 (14.49%) Cisco
3 8 (11.59%) F5
4 7 (10.14%) ServiceNow
5 4 (5.80%) Citrix
5 4 (5.80%) Oracle
6 3 (4.35%) Adobe
6 3 (4.35%) Forcepoint
6 3 (4.35%) Juniper
6 3 (4.35%) Palo Alto
6 3 (4.35%) Remedy
6 3 (4.35%) Sony
6 3 (4.35%) Splunk
7 2 (2.90%) Computacenter
7 2 (2.90%) IBM
7 2 (2.90%) Intel
7 2 (2.90%) McAfee
7 2 (2.90%) NetApp
7 2 (2.90%) SAP