The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 60 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing Change Management 66 68 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.55% 2.81% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 3.74% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 31
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£400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £254 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £498 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+25.60% -15.78%
Change Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1884 1817 1780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.83% 75.05% 70.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 893 836
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 23 35
Average hourly rate £33.50 £17.07 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.25% -31.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Reading -11 17 £393 +3.28% 10
Bracknell +4 16 £321 -14.40% 2
Newbury -9 6 £375 -21.05% 3
Slough -4 5 £400 +45.45%
Windsor +7 4 £368 -
Maidenhead - 3 £451 - 5
Wokingham -3 1 - -
Change Management
South East

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 48 (41.38%) Project Management
2 45 (38.79%) ITIL
3 30 (25.86%) PRINCE2
4 27 (23.28%) Telecoms
5 26 (22.41%) Finance
6 24 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (16.38%) Service Management
8 18 (15.52%) Project Planning
9 17 (14.66%) QA
9 17 (14.66%) Risk Management
9 17 (14.66%) PMI Certification
10 16 (13.79%) Programme Management
10 16 (13.79%) Incident Management
11 15 (12.93%) Release Management
11 15 (12.93%) Service Delivery
11 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
12 14 (12.07%) Windows
12 14 (12.07%) SQL
12 14 (12.07%) Data Centre
13 13 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (11.21%) SAP
13 13 (11.21%) Migration
13 13 (11.21%) Problem Management
14 12 (10.34%) Remedy
15 11 (9.48%) SLA
16 10 (8.62%) Cisco
16 10 (8.62%) UNIX
16 10 (8.62%) PMP
16 10 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.31%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (4.31%) Commerce Server
2 5 (4.31%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (3.45%) Apache
4 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.72%) IIS
6 1 (0.86%) CMS
6 1 (0.86%) SAS
6 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.86%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.17%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.31%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.31%) MS Project
3 5 (4.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Fredhopper
2 3 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.86%) assyst
3 1 (0.86%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) PaaS
1 1 (0.86%) IaaS
1 1 (0.86%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Firewall
2 6 (5.17%) WAN
3 5 (4.31%) LAN
4 4 (3.45%) DHCP
4 4 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.45%) DNS
4 4 (3.45%) VLAN
5 3 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.72%) Network Security
6 2 (1.72%) MPLS
6 2 (1.72%) Wireless
6 2 (1.72%) BGP
7 1 (0.86%) L2TP
7 1 (0.86%) SS7
7 1 (0.86%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.86%) OSPF
7 1 (0.86%) UMTS
7 1 (0.86%) VoIP
7 1 (0.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) DB2
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.72%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.86%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.86%) MS Access
5 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Subversion
2 2 (1.72%) PVCS
3 1 (0.86%) Toad
3 1 (0.86%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.86%) Hudson
3 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (23.28%) Telecoms
2 26 (22.41%) Finance
3 8 (6.90%) Retail
4 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.45%) Marketing
6 3 (2.59%) Electronics
6 3 (2.59%) Advertising
7 2 (1.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.86%) Banking
8 1 (0.86%) Legal
8 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.86%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 36 (31.03%) Project Manager
2 13 (11.21%) Analyst
3 8 (6.90%) Change Manager
4 7 (6.03%) Service Manager
4 7 (6.03%) Test Leader
5 5 (4.31%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (4.31%) Transition Manager
6 4 (3.45%) Release Manager
7 3 (2.59%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (2.59%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (2.59%) SQL DBA
7 3 (2.59%) Business Analyst
7 3 (2.59%) Programme Manager
7 3 (2.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (2.59%) DBA
7 3 (2.59%) Senior Manager
7 3 (2.59%) SAP Project Manager
7 3 (2.59%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (2.59%) SAP Manager
7 3 (2.59%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) CSS
2 5 (4.31%) XML
2 5 (4.31%) HTML
3 4 (3.45%) JSON
3 4 (3.45%) Ajax
3 4 (3.45%) Worklight
4 3 (2.59%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.72%) .NET
5 2 (1.72%) Middleware
6 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.86%) Velocity
6 1 (0.86%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.86%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.76%) PMI
4 4 (3.45%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.59%) Economics
5 3 (2.59%) DTV
5 3 (2.59%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.59%) Clustering
6 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.72%) FMCG
6 2 (1.72%) Wiki
7 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.86%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.86%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.86%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.86%) IVR
7 1 (0.86%) CMDB
7 1 (0.86%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.07%) Windows
2 10 (8.62%) UNIX
3 8 (6.90%) Linux
3 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.31%) AIX
5 3 (2.59%) zOS
5 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (41.38%) Project Management
2 45 (38.79%) ITIL
3 30 (25.86%) PRINCE2
4 24 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.38%) Service Management
6 18 (15.52%) Project Planning
7 17 (14.66%) Risk Management
8 16 (13.79%) Incident Management
8 16 (13.79%) Programme Management
9 15 (12.93%) Release Management
9 15 (12.93%) Service Delivery
10 13 (11.21%) Migration
10 13 (11.21%) Problem Management
11 8 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (6.03%) Integration Testing
12 7 (6.03%) Waterfall
13 6 (5.17%) Resource Management
13 6 (5.17%) ITSM
13 6 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.07%) SQL
2 7 (6.03%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.31%) VB
3 5 (4.31%) Java
3 5 (4.31%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.59%) VB6
4 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.59%) COBOL
5 2 (1.72%) ABAP
5 2 (1.72%) C
5 2 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (0.86%) VBScript
6 1 (0.86%) Perl
6 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.86%) Python
6 1 (0.86%) Tcl
6 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) PMI Certification
2 10 (8.62%) PMP
3 9 (7.76%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.76%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (7.76%) Degree
4 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.45%) CCNP
6 4 (3.45%) CCNA
6 4 (3.45%) ISEB
7 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.72%) CCDA
8 2 (1.72%) CCDP
9 1 (0.86%) HNC
9 1 (0.86%) HND
9 1 (0.86%) ACCA
9 1 (0.86%) CIMA
9 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.86%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.66%) QA
2 11 (9.48%) SLA
3 3 (2.59%) TickIT
4 2 (1.72%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.86%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.86%) NDS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) SCCM
1 3 (2.59%) SCOM
1 3 (2.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.86%) vMotion
2 1 (0.86%) OpenView
2 1 (0.86%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.86%) Cacti
2 1 (0.86%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.86%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.86%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.21%) SAP
3 12 (10.34%) Remedy
4 10 (8.62%) Cisco
5 9 (7.76%) HP
6 6 (5.17%) IBM
6 6 (5.17%) VMware
6 6 (5.17%) Oracle
7 5 (4.31%) Citrix
8 4 (3.45%) AppDynamics
9 3 (2.59%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.59%) Dell
10 2 (1.72%) Nortel
10 2 (1.72%) Juniper
10 2 (1.72%) Serena
10 2 (1.72%) CA
10 2 (1.72%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.72%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.86%) F5
11 1 (0.86%) Demandware
Reading, Berkshire
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