The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 55 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1595 1651 1442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.34% 3.57% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 4.74% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 959 876
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 44
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.13 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £12.50 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £80.00 £48.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+35.59% -26.25%
Change Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36399 34842 30332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.25% 75.38% 73.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23271 21346 18415
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 978 1089 1114
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £50.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Change Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Change Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
London -7 699 £450 - 177
South East -5 338 £400 +3.22% 71
South West -2 107 £421 +10.85% 35
East of England +5 97 £391 -10.57% 34
North West -10 96 £400 +18.51% 38
Yorkshire -8 83 £350 +3.70% 27
West Midlands +10 74 £363 +3.57% 32
East Midlands -8 63 £475 -5.00% 13
North East +7 32 £310 +14.81% 4
Midlands -5 3 £245 -51.00%
South Coast - - - -
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1012 (31.22%) Finance
2 874 (26.97%) Project Management
3 689 (21.26%) ITIL
4 503 (15.52%) Microsoft
5 466 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 459 (14.16%) PRINCE2
7 430 (13.27%) Windows
8 369 (11.39%) MS Excel
9 364 (11.23%) Security Cleared
10 362 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
11 357 (11.02%) Banking
12 351 (10.83%) Service Management
13 350 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
14 306 (9.44%) SQL
15 272 (8.39%) SC Cleared
16 268 (8.27%) SAP
16 268 (8.27%) Business Analysis
17 246 (7.59%) Linux
18 243 (7.50%) Risk Management
19 237 (7.31%) Degree
20 232 (7.16%) Oracle
21 223 (6.88%) Service Delivery
22 222 (6.85%) MS Project
22 222 (6.85%) MS Office
23 212 (6.54%) UNIX
24 210 (6.48%) Management Information System
25 198 (6.11%) Migration
26 197 (6.08%) Java
27 196 (6.05%) Configuration Management
28 195 (6.02%) SLA

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 163 (5.03%) SharePoint
2 103 (3.18%) MS Exchange
3 75 (2.31%) IIS
4 62 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 44 (1.36%) JBoss
6 43 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 43 (1.33%) Apache
7 35 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (1.02%) Lync
9 31 (0.96%) WebSphere
10 30 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
11 29 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
12 27 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
13 24 (0.74%) Tomcat
14 23 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
15 21 (0.65%) IBM Notes
15 21 (0.65%) SAS
15 21 (0.65%) CMS
16 18 (0.56%) MS Project Server
17 17 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 369 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 222 (6.85%) MS Project
2 222 (6.85%) MS Office
3 125 (3.86%) MS Visio
4 111 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.15%) Mingle
7 3 (0.093%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.093%) Simulink
8 2 (0.062%) Stateflow
8 2 (0.062%) TargetLink
9 1 (0.031%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.031%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.031%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 32 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 26 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (0.71%) SAP SRM
4 18 (0.56%) SAP ERP
5 17 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
7 13 (0.40%) Markit EDM
7 13 (0.40%) SAP SD
8 12 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
9 11 (0.34%) SAP FI
9 11 (0.34%) RMDS
10 10 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
10 10 (0.31%) SAP CO
10 10 (0.31%) Endur
10 10 (0.31%) assyst
11 9 (0.28%) SAP PLM
11 9 (0.28%) SAP CRM
11 9 (0.28%) Agresso
12 8 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
12 8 (0.25%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 70 (2.16%) PaaS
2 37 (1.14%) Office 365
3 17 (0.52%) SaaS
3 17 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 8 (0.25%) IaaS
7 5 (0.15%) Force.com
8 4 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.093%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.093%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.062%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.031%) Yammer
11 1 (0.031%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.031%) Route 53
11 1 (0.031%) GitHub
11 1 (0.031%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.031%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 162 (5.00%) Firewall
2 138 (4.26%) DNS
3 93 (2.87%) SAN
4 89 (2.75%) TCP/IP
5 68 (2.10%) WAN
6 67 (2.07%) LAN
7 66 (2.04%) VPN
8 61 (1.88%) DHCP
9 46 (1.42%) BGP
10 43 (1.33%) Internet
10 43 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
10 43 (1.33%) NetScaler
10 43 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 38 (1.17%) Network Security
12 37 (1.14%) HTTP
13 30 (0.93%) Ethernet
13 30 (0.93%) IPsec
13 30 (0.93%) VLAN
14 28 (0.86%) Intranet
15 27 (0.83%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 48 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 40 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 40 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (0.86%) MySQL
7 27 (0.83%) DB2
8 26 (0.80%) SAP BW
8 26 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
11 17 (0.52%) RDBMS
11 17 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 17 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (0.46%) MS Access
13 13 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (0.37%) QlikView
14 12 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 56 (1.73%) Jenkins
2 48 (1.48%) Git (software)
3 38 (1.17%) Maven
4 32 (0.99%) Subversion
5 31 (0.96%) JIRA
6 24 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (0.56%) Visual Studio
8 15 (0.46%) ClearQuest
9 10 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.28%) StarTeam
11 8 (0.25%) Ant
12 7 (0.22%) QuickTest Pro
13 6 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (0.19%) Hudson
14 5 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.15%) MSI
14 5 (0.15%) Selenium
15 4 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
15 4 (0.12%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.12%) NetBeans
General
1 1012 (31.22%) Finance
2 357 (11.02%) Banking
3 171 (5.28%) Retail
4 135 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 79 (2.44%) Legal
6 78 (2.41%) Investment Banking
7 75 (2.31%) Manufacturing
8 66 (2.04%) Marketing
9 62 (1.91%) Front Office
10 59 (1.82%) Retail Banking
11 55 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
12 39 (1.20%) Financial Institution
13 37 (1.14%) Publishing
14 34 (1.05%) Law
15 33 (1.02%) Advertising
16 28 (0.86%) Billing
17 24 (0.74%) Back Office
18 22 (0.68%) Local Government
19 17 (0.52%) Automotive
20 10 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 752 (23.20%) Analyst
2 565 (17.43%) Project Manager
3 377 (11.63%) Business Analyst
4 218 (6.73%) Change Manager
5 197 (6.08%) Consultant
6 138 (4.26%) Developer
7 106 (3.27%) Administrator
8 90 (2.78%) Programme Manager
9 85 (2.62%) Architect
10 82 (2.53%) Business Manager
11 81 (2.50%) Service Manager
12 80 (2.47%) Senior Manager
12 80 (2.47%) Change Analyst
13 66 (2.04%) Support Analyst
13 66 (2.04%) Support Engineer
13 66 (2.04%) SAP Consultant
14 57 (1.76%) Senior Analyst
15 55 (1.70%) SAP Manager
16 53 (1.64%) Senior Project Manager
17 48 (1.48%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (3.33%) .NET
2 64 (1.97%) XML
3 57 (1.76%) Web Services
4 56 (1.73%) Middleware
5 40 (1.23%) HTML
6 30 (0.93%) ASP.NET
7 27 (0.83%) CSS
8 22 (0.68%) Java EE
9 21 (0.65%) SOAP
10 17 (0.52%) Rendezvous
11 16 (0.49%) JSP
12 14 (0.43%) jQuery
13 13 (0.40%) XSLT
14 12 (0.37%) .NET Framework
15 11 (0.34%) FIX Protocol
15 11 (0.34%) J2EE
15 11 (0.34%) Flash
15 11 (0.34%) EDI
15 11 (0.34%) Regular Expression
16 10 (0.31%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 362 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 210 (6.48%) Management Information System
3 54 (1.67%) Economics
4 51 (1.57%) PMI
4 51 (1.57%) User Experience
5 50 (1.54%) CMDB
6 49 (1.51%) Clustering
7 44 (1.36%) NHS
8 40 (1.23%) FMCG
9 36 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 33 (1.02%) Fixed Income
11 32 (0.99%) Mainframe
11 32 (0.99%) Computer Science
12 27 (0.83%) Blackberry
13 26 (0.80%) Equities
13 26 (0.80%) Oracle Exalogic
14 25 (0.77%) Replication
15 24 (0.74%) Derivative
16 23 (0.71%) Statistics
17 20 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 430 (13.27%) Windows
2 246 (7.59%) Linux
3 212 (6.54%) UNIX
4 171 (5.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 122 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 111 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 94 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 66 (2.04%) Windows 7
9 42 (1.30%) AIX
10 40 (1.23%) Solaris
11 37 (1.14%) SUSE
12 36 (1.11%) CentOS
13 35 (1.08%) Ubuntu
14 28 (0.86%) Windows 8
15 26 (0.80%) Windows XP
16 15 (0.46%) Windows 2000
17 14 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
17 14 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
18 13 (0.40%) Windows NT
19 11 (0.34%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 874 (26.97%) Project Management
2 689 (21.26%) ITIL
3 466 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 459 (14.16%) PRINCE2
5 351 (10.83%) Service Management
6 350 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
7 268 (8.27%) Business Analysis
8 243 (7.50%) Risk Management
9 223 (6.88%) Service Delivery
10 198 (6.11%) Migration
11 196 (6.05%) Configuration Management
12 190 (5.86%) Incident Management
13 185 (5.71%) Programme Management
14 176 (5.43%) Problem Management
15 154 (4.75%) Release Management
16 144 (4.44%) Change Control
17 136 (4.20%) ERP
18 132 (4.07%) Project Planning
19 124 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
20 120 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 306 (9.44%) SQL
2 197 (6.08%) Java
3 91 (2.81%) PowerShell
4 72 (2.22%) Perl
5 64 (1.97%) C#
6 48 (1.48%) C
7 46 (1.42%) Shell Script
8 41 (1.27%) Ruby
9 38 (1.17%) Bash Shell
10 35 (1.08%) VB
10 35 (1.08%) JavaScript
11 33 (1.02%) PL/SQL
12 29 (0.89%) VBA
13 21 (0.65%) Python
14 20 (0.62%) T-SQL
15 16 (0.49%) C++
16 14 (0.43%) VBScript
17 12 (0.37%) VB.NET
17 12 (0.37%) PHP
18 11 (0.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 364 (11.23%) Security Cleared
2 272 (8.39%) SC Cleared
3 237 (7.31%) Degree
4 131 (4.04%) PMI Certification
5 101 (3.12%) PMP
6 88 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
7 72 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 70 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 64 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
10 56 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 55 (1.70%) VCP4
12 52 (1.60%) CCNP
13 48 (1.48%) ISEB
14 46 (1.42%) APMP
15 42 (1.30%) CCNA
16 37 (1.14%) CISSP
17 35 (1.08%) DV Cleared
18 32 (0.99%) MCSE
19 22 (0.68%) CCIE
20 20 (0.62%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (6.02%) SLA
2 114 (3.52%) QA
3 22 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (0.52%) Solvency II
6 16 (0.49%) P3O
6 16 (0.49%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.46%) Data Quality
8 14 (0.43%) FATCA
9 13 (0.40%) COBIT
10 8 (0.25%) EMIR
10 8 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
11 7 (0.22%) PMBOK
11 7 (0.22%) GAMP
12 5 (0.15%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.15%) GxP
12 5 (0.15%) FINREP
13 3 (0.093%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.062%) MiFID
14 2 (0.062%) JSP 440
System Software
1 184 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 99 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (1.60%) vSphere
4 35 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 26 (0.80%) Firmware
6 25 (0.77%) VMware ESX
7 24 (0.74%) XenApp
8 18 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (0.43%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.40%) ISA Server
11 12 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 12 (0.37%) FreeRADIUS
12 11 (0.34%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
14 6 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (0.19%) UAG
15 5 (0.15%) vCloud
16 4 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
16 4 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 79 (2.44%) Puppet
2 49 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (1.27%) SCCM
4 40 (1.23%) SCOM
5 35 (1.08%) CA Spectrum
6 30 (0.93%) Ansible
7 27 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
8 20 (0.62%) OpenView
9 19 (0.59%) NetBackup
10 18 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
11 17 (0.52%) Tivoli
12 16 (0.49%) Control-M
12 16 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
13 15 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
14 13 (0.40%) Netcool
15 12 (0.37%) Nagios
16 11 (0.34%) BladeLogic
16 11 (0.34%) RANCID
17 10 (0.31%) OpenNMS
17 10 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 503 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 268 (8.27%) SAP
3 232 (7.16%) Oracle
4 192 (5.92%) Cisco
5 167 (5.15%) VMware
6 137 (4.23%) Citrix
7 128 (3.95%) HP
8 92 (2.84%) Red Hat
9 85 (2.62%) CheckPoint
10 77 (2.38%) Remedy
11 72 (2.22%) IBM
12 56 (1.73%) F5
13 47 (1.45%) CA
14 36 (1.11%) Business Objects
15 34 (1.05%) BMC
15 34 (1.05%) EMC
16 32 (0.99%) Blue Coat
17 30 (0.93%) Juniper
18 28 (0.86%) McAfee
18 28 (0.86%) TIBCO
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Heat Recruitment
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Wilson HCG
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Montash
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £360.00 - £370 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Consulting Point
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Harris Global
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday