The median contractor rate for a Change Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 59 68
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.41% 0.45% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.46% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £48.25 £18.48
% change year-on-year +24.35% +161.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 711 650 798
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.47% 96.73% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 350 441
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 21
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £15.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Change Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes that featured Change Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Change Manager in Milton Keynes

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Change Manager in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Manager in Milton Keynes

Change Manager
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 Manager in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Manager in Milton Keynes

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Change Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Project Management
2 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2
3 7 (53.85%) Change Management
4 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (46.15%) Business Transformation
4 6 (46.15%) Transition Management
5 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (15.38%) Banking
8 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
8 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (15.38%) SAP
8 2 (15.38%) Electronics
8 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (15.38%) Marketing
8 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
9 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
9 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
9 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
9 1 (7.69%) APMP
9 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
9 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management

Change Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Project Management
2 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2
3 7 (53.85%) Change Management
4 6 (46.15%) Business Transformation
4 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (46.15%) Transition Management
5 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
9 1 (7.69%) Analytics
9 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
9 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.69%) DevOps
9 1 (7.69%) Line Management
9 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
9 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) APMP
1 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle