Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 51 39
Rank change year-on-year +30 -12 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 110 64 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.17% 4.19% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 4.97% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 48 30
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £388 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% -0.96% +7.93%
10th Percentile £200 £207 £200
90th Percentile £498 £518 £475
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £388 £391
% change year-on-year -9.68% -0.96% +4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £25.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £31.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - +21.57% -36.25%

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 1,284 1,289 1,230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.70% 84.47% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 650 703
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.12% +6.80%
10th Percentile £249 £275 £251
90th Percentile £562 £538 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 24 28
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -17.24%
10th Percentile £9.31 £8.85 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.50 £19.26 £16.03
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.28 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -13.48% +17.86% -20.00%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 70 (63.64%) ITIL
2 61 (55.45%) Security Cleared
3 52 (47.27%) SC Cleared
4 44 (40.00%) ITIL V3
5 42 (38.18%) DV Cleared
6 32 (29.09%) Windows
6 32 (29.09%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (28.18%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (26.36%) VMware
8 29 (26.36%) SLA
9 28 (25.45%) Office 365
10 26 (23.64%) Service Management
11 25 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 25 (22.73%) Active Directory
12 24 (21.82%) Finance
13 23 (20.91%) Cisco
14 22 (20.00%) Linux
14 22 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (19.09%) PowerShell
15 21 (19.09%) SharePoint
16 20 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (18.18%) Service Delivery
17 19 (17.27%) Firewall
17 19 (17.27%) Virtual Environments
18 18 (16.36%) ITSM
18 18 (16.36%) Microsoft Office
18 18 (16.36%) Skype for Business
19 17 (15.45%) Incident Management
20 16 (14.55%) QA
20 16 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2010

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 21 (19.09%) SharePoint
2 18 (16.36%) Skype for Business
3 16 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (14.55%) MS Exchange
4 14 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (12.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.64%) IIS
7 2 (1.82%) Confluence
7 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (16.36%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.45%) Office 365
2 2 (1.82%) IaaS
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.27%) Firewall
2 10 (9.09%) BGP
2 10 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (9.09%) ICMP
2 10 (9.09%) IPsec
2 10 (9.09%) OSPF
2 10 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.09%) Wireless
3 9 (8.18%) BIG-IP
4 8 (7.27%) Cisco ISE
4 8 (7.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (7.27%) LAN
5 7 (6.36%) WAN
6 5 (4.55%) VPN
7 4 (3.64%) Internet
8 3 (2.73%) DHCP
8 3 (2.73%) DNS
9 2 (1.82%) Skype
10 1 (0.91%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) DB2
2 4 (3.64%) MySQL
3 1 (0.91%) NuoDB
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) JIRA
2 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (21.82%) Finance
2 11 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.73%) Retail
4 3 (2.73%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.91%) Back Office
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Local Government
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (29.09%) Analyst
2 9 (8.18%) SharePoint Analyst
3 8 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (7.27%) Project Manager
3 8 (7.27%) Service Analyst
4 6 (5.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (5.45%) Network Team Leader
4 6 (5.45%) Team Leader
4 6 (5.45%) Technical Manager
5 5 (4.55%) Administrator
5 5 (4.55%) Architect
5 5 (4.55%) Change Analyst
5 5 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (3.64%) Change Manager
6 4 (3.64%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (3.64%) Desktop Support
6 4 (3.64%) Developer
6 4 (3.64%) Support Engineer
6 4 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.64%) LDAP
2 1 (0.91%) CSS
2 1 (0.91%) CSS3
2 1 (0.91%) HTML
2 1 (0.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.18%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.91%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.45%) Clustering
6 5 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.55%) Mainframe
6 5 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.73%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.82%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.91%) CMDB
9 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.09%) Windows
2 22 (20.00%) Linux
3 16 (14.55%) Unix
4 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.91%) Windows 7
6 10 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (9.09%) Solaris
7 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.55%) AIX
9 4 (3.64%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.91%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (63.64%) ITIL
2 44 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 32 (29.09%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (23.64%) Service Management
5 20 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 19 (17.27%) Virtual Environments
7 18 (16.36%) ITSM
8 17 (15.45%) Incident Management
9 16 (14.55%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
9 16 (14.55%) Project Management
10 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (10.91%) Problem Management
12 11 (10.00%) Presales
13 10 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 10 (9.09%) Migration
13 10 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
14 9 (8.18%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2
15 8 (7.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.09%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.00%) SQL
3 6 (5.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 61 (55.45%) Security Cleared
2 52 (47.27%) SC Cleared
3 42 (38.18%) DV Cleared
4 20 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (13.64%) MCSA
6 9 (8.18%) CCNP
6 9 (8.18%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (8.18%) MCSE
7 6 (5.45%) RHCE
8 5 (4.55%) MCP
9 4 (3.64%) CCNA
9 4 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.73%) Degree
10 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.91%) APMG
12 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.91%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (26.36%) SLA
2 16 (14.55%) QA
3 4 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.82%) COBIT
4 2 (1.82%) PMO
5 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 25 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 22 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.18%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (3.64%) XenApp
6 3 (2.73%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (2.73%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.73%) UAG
6 3 (2.73%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.82%) Xen
8 1 (0.91%) Docker
8 1 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (11.82%) SCCM
2 6 (5.45%) WSUS
3 5 (4.55%) Ansible
3 5 (4.55%) OVSD
3 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (2.73%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.91%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 29 (26.36%) VMware
2 25 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 23 (20.91%) Cisco
4 12 (10.91%) Citrix
5 11 (10.00%) McAfee
6 10 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 9 (8.18%) F5
7 9 (8.18%) Palo Alto
7 9 (8.18%) ServiceNow
8 8 (7.27%) HP
9 6 (5.45%) Veritas
10 5 (4.55%) Oracle
11 4 (3.64%) Forcepoint
11 4 (3.64%) Juniper
11 4 (3.64%) NetApp
11 4 (3.64%) Remedy
12 3 (2.73%) Adobe
12 3 (2.73%) Aruba
12 3 (2.73%) Computacenter
13 2 (1.82%) Symantec