Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 33 37
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Management 94 67 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.77% 5.26% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 6.20% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 51 39
Milton Keynes median daily rate £353 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.03% - +10.71%
10th Percentile £221 £263 £294
90th Percentile £475 £550 £478
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £363 £388 £360
% change year-on-year -6.45% +7.64% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £10.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £10.00 - -

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 1,363 1,081 1,410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.62% 84.92% 82.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 643 719
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £405 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +3.85% +11.43%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £268
90th Percentile £538 £575 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 27 45
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £9.41 £9.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £24.50 £38.75 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.75 £15.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year +18.33% -7.06% +26.59%

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 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 23 February 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 65 (69.15%) Security Cleared
2 64 (68.09%) ITIL
3 54 (57.45%) SC Cleared
4 46 (48.94%) Windows
5 38 (40.43%) ITIL V3
6 36 (38.30%) Microsoft
7 34 (36.17%) DV Cleared
8 33 (35.11%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (34.04%) Office 365
10 29 (30.85%) Skype for Business
10 29 (30.85%) PowerShell
10 29 (30.85%) VMware
11 28 (29.79%) Active Directory
11 28 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (28.72%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
13 26 (27.66%) SharePoint
13 26 (27.66%) MS Exchange
14 25 (26.60%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (22.34%) Exchange Server 2010
16 19 (20.21%) Cisco
16 19 (20.21%) TCP/IP
16 19 (20.21%) Microsoft Office
16 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (20.21%) Exchange Server 2007
17 18 (19.15%) Network Virtualisation
18 16 (17.02%) Firewall
18 16 (17.02%) Presales
19 15 (15.96%) Service Management
19 15 (15.96%) Virtual Environments

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 29 (30.85%) Skype for Business
2 26 (27.66%) MS Exchange
2 26 (27.66%) SharePoint
3 21 (22.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (20.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (13.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (8.51%) IIS
7 5 (5.32%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.06%) Confluence
9 1 (1.06%) SAP Portal
9 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (20.21%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.26%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.06%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 32 (34.04%) Office 365
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.06%) IaaS
4 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.21%) TCP/IP
2 16 (17.02%) Firewall
3 10 (10.64%) WAN
3 10 (10.64%) Wireless
4 9 (9.57%) LAN
5 8 (8.51%) BIG-IP
6 7 (7.45%) BGP
6 7 (7.45%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (7.45%) ICMP
6 7 (7.45%) IPsec
6 7 (7.45%) OSPF
7 6 (6.38%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (6.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (5.32%) Skype
9 4 (4.26%) Internet
9 4 (4.26%) VPN
10 3 (3.19%) DHCP
10 3 (3.19%) DNS
11 1 (1.06%) NAS
11 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.06%) DB2
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 6 (6.38%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Legal
3 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Analyst
2 17 (18.09%) Team Leader
3 15 (15.96%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (11.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 9 (9.57%) SharePoint Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (6.38%) Network Team Leader
6 6 (6.38%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 5 (5.32%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Support Specialist
8 4 (4.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.26%) Messaging Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) SharePoint Specialist
8 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Change Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Migration Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) PMO Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.06%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.11%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.70%) Enterprise Cloud
3 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.32%) Smartphone
6 4 (4.26%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.26%) CMDB
7 3 (3.19%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.19%) User Experience
7 3 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.13%) Clustering
9 1 (1.06%) Fintech
9 1 (1.06%) iPad
9 1 (1.06%) iPhone
9 1 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (48.94%) Windows
2 28 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (13.83%) Windows Server
5 12 (12.77%) Linux
5 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.38%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.32%) Unix
8 2 (2.13%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.06%) AIX
9 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.06%) Solaris
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (68.09%) ITIL
2 38 (40.43%) ITIL V3
3 27 (28.72%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 18 (19.15%) Network Virtualisation
5 16 (17.02%) Presales
6 15 (15.96%) Service Management
6 15 (15.96%) Virtual Environments
7 14 (14.89%) Service Delivery
8 12 (12.77%) ITSM
8 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
9 11 (11.70%) Problem Management
10 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (9.57%) PRINCE2
12 7 (7.45%) Incident Management
12 7 (7.45%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (6.38%) Configuration Management
13 6 (6.38%) CRM
13 6 (6.38%) Migration
13 6 (6.38%) Portfolio Management
14 5 (5.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.85%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.06%) ABAP
3 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (69.15%) Security Cleared
2 54 (57.45%) SC Cleared
3 34 (36.17%) DV Cleared
4 25 (26.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (10.64%) MCSE
6 9 (9.57%) MCSA
7 8 (8.51%) CCNP
7 8 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (7.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (4.26%) CCNA
10 4 (4.26%) MCP
11 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.13%) CCA
12 2 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (1.06%) APMP
13 1 (1.06%) HNC
13 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (1.06%) RHCE
13 1 (1.06%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.83%) QA
1 13 (13.83%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (29.79%) Active Directory
2 25 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.51%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.38%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (5.32%) BitLocker
6 3 (3.19%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (3.19%) ISA Server
6 3 (3.19%) UAG
6 3 (3.19%) Xen
7 1 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (12.77%) SCCM
2 5 (5.32%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (5.32%) OVSD
3 3 (3.19%) SCOM
4 2 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.06%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 36 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.85%) VMware
3 19 (20.21%) Cisco
4 13 (13.83%) NetApp
5 11 (11.70%) Citrix
5 11 (11.70%) HP
5 11 (11.70%) McAfee
6 8 (8.51%) F5
6 8 (8.51%) ServiceNow
7 7 (7.45%) Palo Alto
8 5 (5.32%) Adobe
8 5 (5.32%) Lumension
9 4 (4.26%) Computacenter
9 4 (4.26%) Forcepoint
9 4 (4.26%) Juniper
10 3 (3.19%) Remedy
11 2 (2.13%) Aruba
11 2 (2.13%) Planview
11 2 (2.13%) Symantec
12 1 (1.06%) EMC