The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 56 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.27% 0.38% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.45% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 13
Average daily rate £362 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +75.00%
Change Management
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 220 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.37% 83.33% 83.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 169 217
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.83 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.06% -35.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (66.67%) Service Management
1 8 (66.67%) Validation
1 8 (66.67%) CMDB
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (16.67%) QA
5 2 (16.67%) BMC Marimba
5 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) SCCM
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) WSUS
5 2 (16.67%) ITSM
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) BMC
5 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 2 (16.67%) Remedy
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Change Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Deployment Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Release Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Service Management
1 8 (66.67%) Validation
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) ITSM
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) BMC
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow