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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 59 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 66 86 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.70% 3.35% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 4.83% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 36
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£394 £375 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £208 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £463 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +25.00%
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
1805 1782 2003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.76% 69.42% 66.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 818 735
Average daily rate £388 £385 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 38
Average hourly rate £17.07 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.72% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £40.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 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
Reading -10 21 £380 +4.10% 4
Slough -6 8 £263 -32.25% 3
Bracknell +1 6 £375 -18.91% 2
Newbury +7 5 £475 +24.59%
Wokingham +1 2 - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Change Management
South East

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 46 (31.51%) Telecoms
2 39 (26.71%) Project Management
3 33 (22.60%) ITIL
4 28 (19.18%) Problem Management
5 24 (16.44%) Configuration Management
6 23 (15.75%) Finance
7 21 (14.38%) Windows
8 20 (13.70%) Fault Management
9 17 (11.64%) Performance Management
9 17 (11.64%) PRINCE2
9 17 (11.64%) SAP
10 15 (10.27%) Front Office
10 15 (10.27%) Service Management
10 15 (10.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 14 (9.59%) Security Cleared
11 14 (9.59%) Service Delivery
12 13 (8.90%) Juniper
12 13 (8.90%) Supplier Management
12 13 (8.90%) 4G
13 12 (8.22%) Matrix Management
13 12 (8.22%) Incident Management
13 12 (8.22%) Project Planning
13 12 (8.22%) 3G
13 12 (8.22%) UNIX
13 12 (8.22%) MS Office
13 12 (8.22%) DNS
13 12 (8.22%) Cisco
14 11 (7.53%) Firewall
14 11 (7.53%) Migration
15 10 (6.85%) Risk Management

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.74%) IIS
3 3 (2.05%) Documentum
4 2 (1.37%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.68%) Confluence
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.68%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.68%) Apache
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (8.22%) MS Office
2 10 (6.85%) MS Project
3 8 (5.48%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.79%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.68%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.90%) 4G
2 12 (8.22%) DNS
2 12 (8.22%) 3G
3 11 (7.53%) Firewall
4 10 (6.85%) L2TP
4 10 (6.85%) SS7
5 9 (6.16%) LDAP
6 8 (5.48%) GGSN
6 8 (5.48%) SGSN
7 7 (4.79%) MGW
8 6 (4.11%) WAN
8 6 (4.11%) SAN
8 6 (4.11%) MPLS
9 4 (2.74%) 2G
9 4 (2.74%) Internet
9 4 (2.74%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.74%) GSM
9 4 (2.74%) Network Security
10 3 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.05%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.37%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (1.37%) DB2
4 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.37%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.68%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Introscope
1 1 (0.68%) JIRA
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 46 (31.51%) Telecoms
2 23 (15.75%) Finance
3 15 (10.27%) Front Office
4 8 (5.48%) Retail
5 5 (3.42%) Billing
6 3 (2.05%) Back Office
7 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.37%) Banking
7 2 (1.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
8 1 (0.68%) Legal
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (25.34%) Project Manager
2 16 (10.96%) NOC Engineer
3 14 (9.59%) Analyst
4 8 (5.48%) Change Manager
5 7 (4.79%) Consultant
5 7 (4.79%) Network Support
6 6 (4.11%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.42%) Network Engineer
8 4 (2.74%) Support Engineer
8 4 (2.74%) Technical Manager
8 4 (2.74%) Security Engineer
8 4 (2.74%) Change Consultant
8 4 (2.74%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (2.05%) Business Manager
9 3 (2.05%) Transition Manager
9 3 (2.05%) Service Manager
9 3 (2.05%) Business Change Manager
9 3 (2.05%) Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (2.05%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (2.05%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.42%) WAP
2 4 (2.74%) Web Services
3 3 (2.05%) .NET
4 2 (1.37%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.68%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.68%) J2EE
5 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
1 4 (2.74%) Clustering
2 2 (1.37%) Replication
2 2 (1.37%) NHS
2 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.37%) CMDB
2 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.68%) Firmware
3 1 (0.68%) DTV
3 1 (0.68%) PKI
3 1 (0.68%) Informatics
3 1 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.38%) Windows
2 12 (8.22%) UNIX
3 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (4.79%) Linux
5 6 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.05%) AIX
6 3 (2.05%) VMS
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) CentOS
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.68%) SUSE
8 1 (0.68%) Solaris
8 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.71%) Project Management
2 33 (22.60%) ITIL
3 28 (19.18%) Problem Management
4 24 (16.44%) Configuration Management
5 20 (13.70%) Fault Management
6 17 (11.64%) Performance Management
6 17 (11.64%) PRINCE2
7 15 (10.27%) Service Management
8 14 (9.59%) Service Delivery
9 13 (8.90%) Supplier Management
10 12 (8.22%) Incident Management
10 12 (8.22%) Project Planning
10 12 (8.22%) Matrix Management
11 11 (7.53%) Migration
12 10 (6.85%) Risk Management
12 10 (6.85%) Dependency Management
13 8 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.48%) Change Control
14 7 (4.79%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.16%) SQL
2 3 (2.05%) C#
3 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.68%) Perl
4 1 (0.68%) Java
4 1 (0.68%) VBScript
4 1 (0.68%) Python
4 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.68%) Korn
4 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 14 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.85%) Degree
3 9 (6.16%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.79%) PMP
4 7 (4.79%) PMI Certification
5 6 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.74%) CCNP
6 4 (2.74%) CCNA
7 3 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.37%) HNC
8 2 (1.37%) HND
8 2 (1.37%) CCSP
8 2 (1.37%) CIMA
8 2 (1.37%) CCSA
8 2 (1.37%) CCSE
8 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.37%) MCTS
8 2 (1.37%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) SLA
2 3 (2.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.05%) vSphere
4 2 (1.37%) NFS
4 2 (1.37%) NDS
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) Netcool
1 2 (1.37%) OpenView
1 2 (1.37%) SCCM
2 1 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.68%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 17 (11.64%) SAP
2 15 (10.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 13 (8.90%) Juniper
4 12 (8.22%) Cisco
5 8 (5.48%) Oracle
5 8 (5.48%) Velocent
6 7 (4.79%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.79%) VMware
7 6 (4.11%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.42%) HP
9 4 (2.74%) IBM
10 3 (2.05%) EMC
10 3 (2.05%) Citrix
10 3 (2.05%) F5
11 2 (1.37%) Crossbeam
11 2 (1.37%) Remedy
11 2 (1.37%) Radware
11 2 (1.37%) Metastorm
11 2 (1.37%) CA
11 2 (1.37%) NetApp
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