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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 23 31 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing Change Management 15 13 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.55% 3.30% 8.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.42% 3.95% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 20
Median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £299 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £675 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.41% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £32.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-10.93% +52.38%
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
277 329 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.94% 83.50% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 226 229
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 12
Median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -1 11 £475 -29.62% 2
Dunstable - 1 £450 -
Change Management
East of England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Retail
3 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
3 10 (23.81%) Use Case
4 9 (21.43%) JIRA
4 9 (21.43%) ITIL
4 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 9 (21.43%) User Stories
5 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (16.67%) User Experience
6 7 (16.67%) SLA
6 7 (16.67%) Windows
6 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (14.29%) CMS
7 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (14.29%) SAP
7 6 (14.29%) Unix
7 6 (14.29%) Service Design
7 6 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (14.29%) Sitecore
7 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.90%) Business Process Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
8 5 (11.90%) Microservices
8 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.90%) Management Information System

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 6 (14.29%) CMS
1 6 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (9.52%) Confluence
3 3 (7.14%) Drupal
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
1 2 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
1 2 (4.76%) Taleo
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) BGP
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
1 2 (4.76%) MPLS
1 2 (4.76%) OSPF
1 2 (4.76%) RIP
1 2 (4.76%) VoIP
1 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.38%) DWDM
2 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.38%) HSRP
2 1 (2.38%) ICMP
2 1 (2.38%) IPsec
2 1 (2.38%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.38%) VLAN
2 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (26.19%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Subject Matter Expert
4 4 (9.52%) Business Data Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Change and Release Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Product Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) SAP PP Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) SAP PP Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.38%) BAPI
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (2.38%) SAPUI5
1 1 (2.38%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) User Experience
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
2 10 (23.81%) Use Case
3 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 9 (21.43%) ITIL
3 9 (21.43%) User Stories
4 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.29%) Scrum
6 6 (14.29%) Service Design
6 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.90%) Business Process Improvement
7 5 (11.90%) Microservices
7 5 (11.90%) Migration
7 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
7 5 (11.90%) Project Planning
7 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) ABAP
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) APMP
3 1 (2.38%) CCENT
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.38%) COBIT
3 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.38%) HP NNM
1 1 (2.38%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (2.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) SAP
1 6 (14.29%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) F5
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) hybris
3 1 (2.38%) Juniper
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Progress