The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 48 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Management 19 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.41% 3.11% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 4.38% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 8
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£350 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.59% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £555 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -7.40%
Change Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
587 457 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.40% 70.96% 73.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 276 173
Average daily rate £375 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.50 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £31.00 £133.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) Windows
4 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
5 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (14.71%) VMware
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) MS Project
5 5 (14.71%) WAN
6 4 (11.76%) ISEB
6 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) Information Security
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Workflow
7 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.82%) Firewall
7 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco
7 3 (8.82%) NHS
7 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
7 3 (8.82%) Citrix
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.88%) AngularJS

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Project
2 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) WAN
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Change Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Wintel Server Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.88%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Server Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Training Manager
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix Support
5 1 (2.94%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Business Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 2 (5.88%) REST
1 2 (5.88%) CSS
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
1 2 (5.88%) WCF
1 2 (5.88%) jQuery
1 2 (5.88%) HTML5
1 2 (5.88%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) NHS
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) PMI
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 4 (11.76%) Information Security
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Workflow
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.88%) Line Management
6 2 (5.88%) Server Building
6 2 (5.88%) OOD
6 2 (5.88%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Logistics
7 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) C#
1 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ISEB
1 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PMP
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.88%) XenApp
2 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.94%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Nintex
4 2 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) AppSense
4 2 (5.88%) Telerik
5 1 (2.94%) Civica
5 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.94%) F5
5 1 (2.94%) Symantec
5 1 (2.94%) Remedy
5 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Sun
5 1 (2.94%) Avaya
5 1 (2.94%) Lotus