The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 54 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1669 1695 1942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.38% 3.64% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 4.96% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1030 973 1130
Average daily rate
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£418 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.01% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 19 54
Average hourly rate £30.00 £23.75 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £17.23 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £86.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
+39.53% +11.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36732 34187 37631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.42% 73.38% 71.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 23130 21200 22120
Average daily rate £407 £412 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 979 1380
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.20% -2.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £48.84 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Change Management
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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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -7 776 £458 +5.17% 149
South East +3 305 £375 -2.28% 87
South West -6 135 £398 +2.91% 32
North West +4 92 £401 +12.02% 20
West Midlands +8 90 £400 +11.49% 14
East of England -7 84 £369 -4.83% 18
Yorkshire -16 75 £350 -6.66% 19
East Midlands -7 60 £450 +4.34% 15
North East -20 15 £206 -30.08% 9
Change Management
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Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1065 (30.86%) Finance
2 983 (28.48%) Project Management
3 664 (19.24%) ITIL
4 548 (15.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 509 (14.75%) Banking
6 491 (14.23%) PRINCE2
7 446 (12.92%) Microsoft
8 408 (11.82%) Windows
9 305 (8.84%) MS Excel
10 290 (8.40%) Business Analysis
11 287 (8.32%) Oracle
12 286 (8.29%) SAP
13 282 (8.17%) SQL
13 282 (8.17%) Service Management
14 279 (8.08%) Retail
15 261 (7.56%) MS Project
16 259 (7.51%) Service Delivery
17 256 (7.42%) Migration
18 255 (7.39%) Degree
19 251 (7.27%) MS Office
20 244 (7.07%) Security Cleared
21 233 (6.75%) UNIX
22 228 (6.61%) Project Planning
23 224 (6.49%) Risk Management
24 221 (6.40%) Configuration Management
25 214 (6.20%) Linux
26 207 (6.00%) Management Information System
27 206 (5.97%) Incident Management
28 202 (5.85%) Programme Management
29 183 (5.30%) SharePoint

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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
1 183 (5.30%) SharePoint
2 56 (1.62%) MS Exchange
3 41 (1.19%) IIS
4 39 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 37 (1.07%) Lync
6 35 (1.01%) MS Project Server
7 33 (0.96%) WebSphere
8 31 (0.90%) CMS
9 29 (0.84%) Apache
10 26 (0.75%) WebLogic
11 23 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 22 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
13 21 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
14 20 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
15 19 (0.55%) Tomcat
15 19 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 18 (0.52%) SAS
17 16 (0.46%) IBM Notes
18 15 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
18 15 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 305 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 261 (7.56%) MS Project
3 251 (7.27%) MS Office
4 139 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 129 (3.74%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.23%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.12%) Windchill
8 4 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.087%) CATIA
10 2 (0.058%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.029%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.029%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.029%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.029%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 63 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 41 (1.19%) SAP SRM
3 30 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 28 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
5 23 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
6 16 (0.46%) SAP ERP
7 15 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
8 13 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
8 13 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
9 12 (0.35%) RMDS
10 10 (0.29%) SAP PM
11 9 (0.26%) Maximo
11 9 (0.26%) SAP QM
11 9 (0.26%) assyst
12 8 (0.23%) CA Clarity
13 7 (0.20%) SAP SD
13 7 (0.20%) Summit
13 7 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 6 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
14 6 (0.17%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 41 (1.19%) SaaS
2 19 (0.55%) Office 365
3 10 (0.29%) IaaS
4 9 (0.26%) PaaS
5 8 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.12%) Taleo
7 3 (0.087%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.058%) Force.com
8 2 (0.058%) Rackspace Cloud
8 2 (0.058%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.029%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 142 (4.11%) Firewall
2 122 (3.54%) DNS
3 82 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 81 (2.35%) SAN
4 81 (2.35%) WAN
5 57 (1.65%) LAN
6 52 (1.51%) Internet
7 48 (1.39%) DHCP
8 47 (1.36%) LDAP
9 46 (1.33%) VPN
10 41 (1.19%) MPLS
11 32 (0.93%) Intranet
12 31 (0.90%) Network Security
13 30 (0.87%) BGP
13 30 (0.87%) 4G
14 27 (0.78%) Multicast
14 27 (0.78%) 3G
14 27 (0.78%) HTTP
15 24 (0.70%) VoIP
16 23 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 57 (1.65%) Oracle Database
3 45 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 31 (0.90%) MySQL
6 31 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (0.87%) SAP BW
8 29 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (0.75%) DTS
10 24 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
12 21 (0.61%) RDBMS
12 21 (0.61%) OLAP
13 20 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
14 16 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
14 16 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (0.38%) DB2
16 11 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 39 (1.13%) Subversion
2 38 (1.10%) JIRA
3 24 (0.70%) Git (software)
4 20 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
5 15 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (0.43%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (0.26%) TeamCity
8 8 (0.23%) Maven
8 8 (0.23%) Serena SBM
9 7 (0.20%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.14%) Rational Rose
10 5 (0.14%) ERwin
10 5 (0.14%) Introscope
11 4 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.087%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (0.087%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (0.087%) Ant
13 2 (0.058%) NUnit
13 2 (0.058%) ClearQuest
General
1 1065 (30.86%) Finance
2 509 (14.75%) Banking
3 279 (8.08%) Retail
4 176 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 136 (3.94%) Investment Banking
6 102 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 96 (2.78%) Front Office
8 95 (2.75%) Back Office
8 95 (2.75%) Retail Banking
9 74 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 72 (2.09%) Legal
11 65 (1.88%) Marketing
12 50 (1.45%) Local Government
13 47 (1.36%) Financial Institution
14 36 (1.04%) Publishing
15 26 (0.75%) Advertising
16 25 (0.72%) Billing
17 23 (0.67%) German Language
18 17 (0.49%) Law
19 15 (0.43%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 884 (25.62%) Analyst
2 662 (19.18%) Project Manager
3 444 (12.87%) Business Analyst
4 262 (7.59%) Change Manager
5 200 (5.80%) Consultant
6 107 (3.10%) Business Manager
7 106 (3.07%) Developer
8 101 (2.93%) Change Analyst
9 98 (2.84%) Programme Manager
10 93 (2.69%) Service Manager
11 92 (2.67%) Senior Manager
11 92 (2.67%) Administrator
11 92 (2.67%) Architect
12 80 (2.32%) PMO Analyst
13 76 (2.20%) SAP Manager
14 73 (2.12%) Support Analyst
15 70 (2.03%) Business Change Manager
16 64 (1.85%) Applications Support
17 56 (1.62%) PMO Manager
17 56 (1.62%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (2.41%) .NET
2 71 (2.06%) Web Services
3 46 (1.33%) Middleware
3 46 (1.33%) XML
4 39 (1.13%) HTML
5 37 (1.07%) SOAP
6 33 (0.96%) J2EE
7 31 (0.90%) Rendezvous
8 21 (0.61%) CSS
9 19 (0.55%) ASP.NET
10 16 (0.46%) jQuery
11 15 (0.43%) REST
12 14 (0.41%) LAMP
12 14 (0.41%) Android SDK
13 11 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
13 11 (0.32%) HTML5
14 10 (0.29%) .NET Framework
15 9 (0.26%) Regular Expression
15 9 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (0.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 207 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 76 (2.20%) NHS
3 72 (2.09%) PMI
4 54 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 50 (1.45%) Fixed Income
6 46 (1.33%) CMDB
7 45 (1.30%) Economics
8 42 (1.22%) FMCG
9 41 (1.19%) Computer Science
10 39 (1.13%) Clustering
11 38 (1.10%) Mainframe
12 33 (0.96%) Blackberry
13 32 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
14 22 (0.64%) Derivative
15 21 (0.61%) Replication
15 21 (0.61%) Equities
16 19 (0.55%) N-Tier
17 16 (0.46%) Credit Risk
18 14 (0.41%) Open Source
19 13 (0.38%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 408 (11.82%) Windows
2 233 (6.75%) UNIX
3 214 (6.20%) Linux
4 138 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 91 (2.64%) Windows 7
6 61 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 52 (1.51%) Solaris
8 39 (1.13%) Windows XP
9 38 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (1.07%) AIX
11 24 (0.70%) SUSE
12 23 (0.67%) Android
13 14 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
14 11 (0.32%) Windows 2000
15 10 (0.29%) VMS
16 7 (0.20%) Windows NT
17 5 (0.14%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.14%) MVS
18 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 983 (28.48%) Project Management
2 664 (19.24%) ITIL
3 548 (15.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 491 (14.23%) PRINCE2
5 290 (8.40%) Business Analysis
6 282 (8.17%) Service Management
7 259 (7.51%) Service Delivery
8 256 (7.42%) Migration
9 228 (6.61%) Project Planning
10 224 (6.49%) Risk Management
11 221 (6.40%) Configuration Management
12 206 (5.97%) Incident Management
13 202 (5.85%) Programme Management
14 180 (5.22%) Problem Management
15 177 (5.13%) Change Control
16 162 (4.69%) ERP
17 149 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
18 145 (4.20%) CRM
19 135 (3.91%) Business Transformation
20 133 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 282 (8.17%) SQL
2 129 (3.74%) Java
3 87 (2.52%) C
4 72 (2.09%) Perl
5 69 (2.00%) PowerShell
6 54 (1.56%) Shell Script
7 36 (1.04%) JavaScript
8 33 (0.96%) C#
9 27 (0.78%) Python
10 24 (0.70%) PHP
11 22 (0.64%) PL/SQL
12 17 (0.49%) T-SQL
13 14 (0.41%) VB
14 12 (0.35%) VBScript
15 11 (0.32%) VBA
16 7 (0.20%) REXX
16 7 (0.20%) ABAP
17 6 (0.17%) Scala
18 5 (0.14%) Groovy
18 5 (0.14%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 255 (7.39%) Degree
2 244 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 144 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 121 (3.51%) PMI Certification
5 85 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
6 69 (2.00%) PMP
7 65 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 55 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 51 (1.48%) ISEB
10 48 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
11 47 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 47 (1.36%) DV Cleared
12 36 (1.04%) CCNP
13 28 (0.81%) CCNA
14 23 (0.67%) MCSE
15 18 (0.52%) MCTS
15 18 (0.52%) MCITP
16 17 (0.49%) MCP
17 15 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 15 (0.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (4.46%) SLA
2 139 (4.03%) QA
3 25 (0.72%) EMIR
3 25 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
4 23 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 22 (0.64%) P3O
6 20 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (0.43%) COBIT
9 12 (0.35%) Data Quality
10 9 (0.26%) FATCA
10 9 (0.26%) ISO 9000
11 8 (0.23%) Basel III
12 7 (0.20%) Solvency II
12 7 (0.20%) ISO 14001
13 5 (0.14%) MiFID
13 5 (0.14%) PCI DSS
13 5 (0.14%) Basel II
14 4 (0.12%) GxP
14 4 (0.12%) AIFMD
System Software
1 143 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 87 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
4 25 (0.72%) XenApp
5 24 (0.70%) vSphere
6 22 (0.64%) VMware ESX
6 22 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.20%) NFS
11 6 (0.17%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.17%) XenServer
12 5 (0.14%) vCloud
13 4 (0.12%) Varnish
14 3 (0.087%) RHEV
14 3 (0.087%) FreeRADIUS
14 3 (0.087%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.087%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 42 (1.22%) SCCM
2 37 (1.07%) SCOM
3 21 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 17 (0.49%) Data Guard
4 17 (0.49%) Tivoli
5 13 (0.38%) HP SIM
6 11 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 11 (0.32%) BladeLogic
7 10 (0.29%) Puppet
8 9 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 9 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 8 (0.23%) NetBackup
9 8 (0.23%) Backup Exec
9 8 (0.23%) OpenView
9 8 (0.23%) HP UCMDB
9 8 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.23%) SCOrch
9 8 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
10 7 (0.20%) Salt
10 7 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 446 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 287 (8.32%) Oracle
3 286 (8.29%) SAP
4 147 (4.26%) Cisco
5 132 (3.82%) VMware
6 124 (3.59%) Citrix
7 99 (2.87%) HP
8 70 (2.03%) Red Hat
9 69 (2.00%) Remedy
10 58 (1.68%) Juniper
11 57 (1.65%) IBM
12 55 (1.59%) EMC
13 47 (1.36%) Siebel
14 46 (1.33%) CA
15 43 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
16 37 (1.07%) CheckPoint
17 35 (1.01%) TIBCO
17 35 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
18 33 (0.96%) BMC
18 33 (0.96%) NetApp
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Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
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Rate: £446.43 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ARM Utilities
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
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Rate: £14.75 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
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Rate: From £300 to £365 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: On Application
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £300 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: Negotiable
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