The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 10 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Change Management 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 8.16% 8.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.43% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £538 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -7.40%
Change Management
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 71.43% 72.97% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 12
Average daily rate £375 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £546 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -35.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Management across the Bedford region.

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Bedford region.

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Change Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Change Management.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) TickIT
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Change Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Change Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint