The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 40 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Change Management 48 42 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.88% 3.20% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 4.23% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 18
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£363 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +39.53%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
959 992 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.53% 75.55% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 577 402
Average daily rate £391 £368 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 31
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Milton Keynes -5 35 £363 -3.33% 7
Amersham - 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £269 -
Change Management
South East

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 55 (47.41%) Finance
2 45 (38.79%) ITIL
3 44 (37.93%) Project Management
4 24 (20.69%) Windows
4 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 23 (19.83%) Data Centre
6 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
7 20 (17.24%) Security Cleared
8 19 (16.38%) Management Information System
9 18 (15.52%) PRINCE2
10 17 (14.66%) UNIX
10 17 (14.66%) Migration
11 16 (13.79%) HP
12 14 (12.07%) SLA
12 14 (12.07%) Risk Management
12 14 (12.07%) VMware
12 14 (12.07%) Internet
12 14 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (12.07%) SC Cleared
13 13 (11.21%) Cisco
13 13 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (10.34%) Telecoms
14 12 (10.34%) Programme Management
15 11 (9.48%) Banking
15 11 (9.48%) QA
15 11 (9.48%) Critical Success Factor
15 11 (9.48%) Performance Analysis
16 10 (8.62%) Problem Management
16 10 (8.62%) Retail
16 10 (8.62%) SAN

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.59%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.62%) MS Visio
3 9 (7.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.17%) MS Office
5 2 (1.72%) MS Project
5 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.45%) assyst
3 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.86%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.86%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.86%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.07%) Internet
2 10 (8.62%) SAN
2 10 (8.62%) LAN
2 10 (8.62%) WAN
3 7 (6.03%) ATM
4 6 (5.17%) Wireless
5 5 (4.31%) MPLS
5 5 (4.31%) Firewall
5 5 (4.31%) Ethernet
5 5 (4.31%) ADSL
6 3 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.59%) FTP
6 3 (2.59%) Broadband
6 3 (2.59%) Intranet
6 3 (2.59%) DWDM
7 2 (1.72%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.86%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.86%) VoIP
8 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.86%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) ChangeMan
2 1 (0.86%) PVCS
2 1 (0.86%) ClearCase
General
1 55 (47.41%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.48%) Banking
4 10 (8.62%) Retail
5 4 (3.45%) Automotive
6 3 (2.59%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.86%) Games
8 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (25.86%) Project Manager
2 29 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 7 (6.03%) PMO Manager
5 6 (5.17%) Support Engineer
5 6 (5.17%) Service Manager
5 6 (5.17%) Change Manager
5 6 (5.17%) Programme Manager
6 5 (4.31%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.31%) Network Analyst
6 5 (4.31%) Network Support Analyst
6 5 (4.31%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (4.31%) Change Analyst
6 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (4.31%) Technical Manager
6 5 (4.31%) Network Support
6 5 (4.31%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (4.31%) Governance Analyst
7 4 (3.45%) Programme Assurance Manager
7 4 (3.45%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) ISPF
2 1 (0.86%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.86%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.86%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.83%) Data Centre
2 19 (16.38%) Management Information System
3 13 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.76%) PMI
5 8 (6.90%) Mainframe
6 7 (6.03%) CMDB
6 7 (6.03%) Clustering
7 5 (4.31%) e-Health
7 5 (4.31%) Economics
8 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.45%) HACMP
9 3 (2.59%) AS400
9 3 (2.59%) LPAR
9 3 (2.59%) Blog
10 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.86%) Tandem
11 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.69%) Windows
2 17 (14.66%) UNIX
3 9 (7.76%) Linux
4 6 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.31%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.31%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.45%) AIX
7 3 (2.59%) VMS
7 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.72%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.72%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.86%) Solaris
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (38.79%) ITIL
2 44 (37.93%) Project Management
3 18 (15.52%) PRINCE2
4 17 (14.66%) Migration
5 14 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (12.07%) Risk Management
6 12 (10.34%) Programme Management
7 11 (9.48%) Performance Analysis
7 11 (9.48%) Critical Success Factor
8 10 (8.62%) Problem Management
9 9 (7.76%) Project Planning
9 9 (7.76%) Service Delivery
10 8 (6.90%) ITSM
10 8 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (6.90%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.90%) Change Control
11 7 (6.03%) Network Management
11 7 (6.03%) CRM
11 7 (6.03%) Service Management
12 6 (5.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.17%) Shell Script
2 5 (4.31%) VB
3 3 (2.59%) REXX
3 3 (2.59%) Perl
3 3 (2.59%) JCL
3 3 (2.59%) AWK
3 3 (2.59%) sed
4 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.07%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.76%) PMP
3 9 (7.76%) PMI Certification
4 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (5.17%) CCNA
5 6 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (4.31%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.45%) Degree
8 3 (2.59%) ISTQB
8 3 (2.59%) ISEB
9 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.07%) SLA
2 11 (9.48%) QA
3 2 (1.72%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.86%) TickIT
4 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.31%) VMware ESX
3 5 (4.31%) Veritas File System
3 5 (4.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (2.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.59%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (1.72%) Firmware
6 1 (0.86%) vSphere
6 1 (0.86%) UAG
6 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) Tivoli
2 5 (4.31%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 5 (4.31%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (3.45%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.86%) SCCM
4 1 (0.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.79%) HP
3 14 (12.07%) VMware
4 13 (11.21%) Cisco
5 9 (7.76%) IBM
5 9 (7.76%) Remedy
6 7 (6.03%) EMC
7 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.17%) 3PAR
8 5 (4.31%) Symantec
8 5 (4.31%) NetApp
8 5 (4.31%) Veritas
8 5 (4.31%) CA
9 4 (3.45%) Citrix
9 4 (3.45%) BMC
9 4 (3.45%) Brocade
9 4 (3.45%) NetScout
10 3 (2.59%) SAP
11 1 (0.86%) Oracle
11 1 (0.86%) JDA