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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 26 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing Change Management 37 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.47% 3.03% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.06% 4.31% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 13
Average daily rate £400 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.45% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £187 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £419 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.34% -5.45%
Change Management
West Midlands

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
524 418 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.51% 70.25% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 254 223
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.68 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 35 (47.95%) Finance
2 23 (31.51%) ITIL
3 14 (19.18%) Project Management
3 14 (19.18%) Risk Management
3 14 (19.18%) ITSM
4 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (13.70%) Service Management
4 10 (13.70%) Retail
4 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.70%) Windows
4 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (12.33%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (12.33%) Banking
6 8 (10.96%) Workflow
6 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
7 7 (9.59%) Oracle
7 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
7 7 (9.59%) Business Analysis
7 7 (9.59%) Test Scripting
8 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
8 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (8.22%) ServiceNow
8 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
8 6 (8.22%) MS Office
8 6 (8.22%) Unix
8 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
8 6 (8.22%) Linux
8 6 (8.22%) WAN
9 5 (6.85%) LAN
9 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.11%) IBM Notes
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
1 6 (8.22%) MS Office
2 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
3 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.37%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.37%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Heroku
2 1 (1.37%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) WAN
2 5 (6.85%) LAN
3 4 (5.48%) DNS
3 4 (5.48%) Firewall
4 3 (4.11%) Junos
4 3 (4.11%) SAN
4 3 (4.11%) SSH
4 3 (4.11%) SSL
4 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.11%) VPN
5 2 (2.74%) ADSL
6 1 (1.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 35 (47.95%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Retail
3 9 (12.33%) Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Legal
4 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.11%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.74%) Front Office
6 2 (2.74%) Law
7 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Analyst
2 17 (23.29%) Project Manager
3 10 (13.70%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Change Manager
5 5 (6.85%) Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) ITSM Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Business Process Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) ITIL Change Manager
7 3 (4.11%) ITIL Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Process Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Change Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Junior Test Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Project Implementation Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.48%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) SecurID
5 2 (2.74%) NHS
6 1 (1.37%) BYOD
6 1 (1.37%) CMDB
6 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.37%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Linux
2 6 (8.22%) Unix
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) AIX
3 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.11%) Solaris
3 3 (4.11%) SUSE
3 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.74%) Android
4 2 (2.74%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) ITIL
2 14 (19.18%) ITSM
2 14 (19.18%) Project Management
2 14 (19.18%) Risk Management
3 10 (13.70%) Service Management
3 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
4 8 (10.96%) Workflow
5 7 (9.59%) Business Analysis
5 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.59%) Test Scripting
6 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.85%) Coaching
7 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.85%) Performance Management
7 5 (6.85%) Six Sigma
7 5 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) Java
1 3 (4.11%) Korn
1 3 (4.11%) Perl
1 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.11%) SQL
1 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
1 3 (4.11%) VBScript
2 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (6.85%) Degree
3 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.37%) ISEB
6 1 (1.37%) MCSE
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.11%) NFS
1 3 (4.11%) Samba
1 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Control-M
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle
3 6 (8.22%) ServiceNow
4 5 (6.85%) Avaya
4 5 (6.85%) Citrix
5 3 (4.11%) BMC
5 3 (4.11%) Dell
5 3 (4.11%) IBM
5 3 (4.11%) Lotus
5 3 (4.11%) MobileIron
6 2 (2.74%) Acronis
6 2 (2.74%) HP
6 2 (2.74%) Juniper
6 2 (2.74%) SAP
7 1 (1.37%) Baan
7 1 (1.37%) Lagan
7 1 (1.37%) Northgate
7 1 (1.37%) Planview