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 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 32 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 14 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.59% 7.72% 6.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 10.48% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £255 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.32% -11.66%
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
324 248 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.08% 73.59% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 156 85
Average daily rate £475 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.51 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 February 2015.

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 February 2015. 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 -6 6 £325 -22.15% 3
Bedford - - - - 2
Dunstable - - - - 1
Change Management
East of England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 15 (48.39%) Project Management
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 6 (19.35%) Retail
4 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.13%) Legal
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management
5 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.68%) Coaching
6 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Tableau
6 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) HTML
7 2 (6.45%) SAP
7 2 (6.45%) Front Office
7 2 (6.45%) Process Management
7 2 (6.45%) Degree
7 2 (6.45%) JIRA
7 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
7 2 (6.45%) Use Case
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (3.23%) MS Project
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPT
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Retail
3 5 (16.13%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Front Office
5 1 (3.23%) Local Government
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Project Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Change Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Change Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Economics
2 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Project Management
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management
4 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.68%) Coaching
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) Process Management
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.45%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) TickIT
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Tableau
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Dell
3 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow