The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 31 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Change Management 17 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.15% 4.74% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 6.22% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 10
Average daily rate
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£450 £430 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +39.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £425 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £455 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £23.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.42% +58.33%
Change Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
339 209 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.68% 76.28% 71.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 130 143
Average daily rate £425 £370 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £14.50 £14.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.43 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -19 4 £425 - 4
Dunstable - - - - 1
Change Management
East of England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (33.33%) Project Management
5 11 (30.56%) Retail
6 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
9 6 (16.67%) Use Case
9 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (13.89%) SAP
10 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
11 4 (11.11%) Oracle
11 4 (11.11%) ITIL
11 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
11 4 (11.11%) Internet
11 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (8.33%) Demand Forecasting
12 3 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
12 3 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (8.33%) SaaS
12 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
12 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (8.33%) FMCG
12 3 (8.33%) Legal
12 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
12 3 (8.33%) Information Management
12 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
12 3 (8.33%) MS Excel

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.56%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (2.78%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Business Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Digital Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Change Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Change and Release Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Head of Development
7 1 (2.78%) Voice Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Release Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) FMCG
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) IVR
4 1 (2.78%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (33.33%) Project Management
4 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
7 6 (16.67%) Use Case
7 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
9 4 (11.11%) ITIL
9 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Demand Forecasting
10 3 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
10 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
10 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 3 (8.33%) Information Management
11 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
11 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
11 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
11 2 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C
1 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) TickIT
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) SAP
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.78%) F5
5 1 (2.78%) Planview
5 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.78%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) CA