Period
to 20 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 72 43
Rank change year-on-year +54 -29 -8
Contract jobs citing Change Management 119 47 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 8.03% 2.78% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.41% 3.28% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 34 21
Milton Keynes median daily rate £364 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.93% +33.08% -24.86%
10th Percentile £200 £194 £185
90th Percentile £488 £488 £475
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £365 £350 £295
% change year-on-year +4.29% +18.64% -21.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £25.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £25.50

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 1,265 1,435 1,110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 85.36% 84.91% 84.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 713 659
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £236 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 39 33
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £13.85 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.53% +15.42% -26.15%
10th Percentile £8.88 £8.73 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.66 £19.50 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.33% +7.14% -30.00%

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 September 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 September 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 72 (60.50%) ITIL
2 60 (50.42%) Security Cleared
3 51 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 44 (36.97%) ITIL V3
5 41 (34.45%) Windows
6 38 (31.93%) DV Cleared
7 29 (24.37%) VMware
7 29 (24.37%) Linux
8 28 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
9 27 (22.69%) Microsoft
10 26 (21.85%) Active Directory
11 25 (21.01%) Unix
11 25 (21.01%) SharePoint
11 25 (21.01%) Finance
12 24 (20.17%) Service Management
13 23 (19.33%) Office 365
14 22 (18.49%) SLA
15 21 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (16.81%) Citrix
16 20 (16.81%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (16.81%) SCCM
17 19 (15.97%) ITSM
18 18 (15.13%) Skype for Business
18 18 (15.13%) Virtual Environments
19 17 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
19 17 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
19 17 (14.29%) PowerShell
19 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
19 17 (14.29%) WSUS
19 17 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007

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 (21.01%) SharePoint
2 18 (15.13%) Skype for Business
3 17 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 17 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (6.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (4.20%) IIS
6 4 (3.36%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.33%) Office 365
2 5 (4.20%) IaaS
3 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.72%) Firewall
2 6 (5.04%) BGP
2 6 (5.04%) BIG-IP
2 6 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (5.04%) Cisco ISE
2 6 (5.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (5.04%) IPsec
2 6 (5.04%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.36%) ICMP
3 4 (3.36%) OSPF
3 4 (3.36%) Wireless
4 3 (2.52%) LAN
4 3 (2.52%) Skype
5 2 (1.68%) Broadband
5 2 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.68%) DHCP
5 2 (1.68%) DNS
5 2 (1.68%) Telepresence
5 2 (1.68%) VPN
5 2 (1.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) DB2
1 4 (3.36%) MySQL
2 2 (1.68%) NuoDB
3 1 (0.84%) MS Access
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.52%) JIRA
2 2 (1.68%) git-flow
2 2 (1.68%) GitLab
General
1 25 (21.01%) Finance
2 10 (8.40%) Banking
3 7 (5.88%) Law
4 4 (3.36%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.52%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.84%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) Legal
6 1 (0.84%) Local Government
6 1 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Retail
6 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (34.45%) Analyst
2 9 (7.56%) Infrastructure Support
2 9 (7.56%) Service Analyst
3 8 (6.72%) Support Analyst
4 7 (5.88%) Administrator
4 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 7 (5.88%) SharePoint Analyst
5 6 (5.04%) SharePoint Specialist
5 6 (5.04%) Support Engineer
6 5 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (4.20%) Applications Support
6 5 (4.20%) Desktop Support
6 5 (4.20%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.20%) Release Manager
6 5 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.36%) Change Analyst
7 4 (3.36%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (3.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.36%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) LDAP
2 3 (2.52%) CSS
3 2 (1.68%) ADSI
4 1 (0.84%) CSS3
4 1 (0.84%) HTML
4 1 (0.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.92%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
4 8 (6.72%) Clustering
5 6 (5.04%) Mainframe
5 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.84%) CMDB
7 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.84%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 41 (34.45%) Windows
2 29 (24.37%) Linux
3 25 (21.01%) Unix
4 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (10.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (10.08%) Windows 7
7 11 (9.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (7.56%) Solaris
10 6 (5.04%) Windows Server
11 5 (4.20%) AIX
12 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.84%) CentOS
13 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.84%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (60.50%) ITIL
2 44 (36.97%) ITIL V3
3 28 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (20.17%) Service Management
5 19 (15.97%) ITSM
6 18 (15.13%) Virtual Environments
7 16 (13.45%) Service Delivery
8 14 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (11.76%) Incident Management
8 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 14 (11.76%) Presales
8 14 (11.76%) Project Management
9 13 (10.92%) Problem Management
10 12 (10.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (9.24%) Configuration Management
11 11 (9.24%) High Availability
12 10 (8.40%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
13 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (6.72%) E-Commerce
14 8 (6.72%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.92%) SQL
3 7 (5.88%) Java
4 6 (5.04%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.68%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (50.42%) Security Cleared
2 51 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 38 (31.93%) DV Cleared
4 21 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (9.24%) MCSA
6 6 (5.04%) CCNA
6 6 (5.04%) CCNP
6 6 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (5.04%) RHCE
7 5 (4.20%) Degree
7 5 (4.20%) MCDBA
7 5 (4.20%) MCITP
7 5 (4.20%) MCSE
8 4 (3.36%) CCIP
9 3 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.52%) MCP
9 3 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.49%) SLA
2 16 (13.45%) QA
3 4 (3.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.68%) COBIT
5 1 (0.84%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.84%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (21.85%) Active Directory
2 20 (16.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (5.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (5.04%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.52%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.52%) XenApp
6 2 (1.68%) Docker
7 1 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (16.81%) SCCM
2 17 (14.29%) WSUS
3 7 (5.88%) SCOM
4 6 (5.04%) Ansible
5 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (2.52%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.68%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.84%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.84%) Nagios
8 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (24.37%) VMware
2 27 (22.69%) Microsoft
3 20 (16.81%) Citrix
4 14 (11.76%) McAfee
5 11 (9.24%) F5
5 11 (9.24%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.40%) Cisco
6 10 (8.40%) Oracle
7 7 (5.88%) Adobe
7 7 (5.88%) Sony
7 7 (5.88%) Splunk
8 6 (5.04%) Juniper
8 6 (5.04%) NetApp
8 6 (5.04%) Palo Alto
8 6 (5.04%) Veritas
9 4 (3.36%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.68%) Aruba
10 2 (1.68%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.68%) Intel
11 1 (0.84%) HP