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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 56 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1664 1789 1637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.29% 3.56% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 4.73% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 1093 1015
Average daily rate
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£413 £415 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 37 39
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.20 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.86% -28.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.95 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £56.90 £44.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -44.22%
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
38727 37841 32389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.63% 75.25% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24549 23975 19814
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1098 1003
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -9 726 £450 - 135
South East -3 322 £400 +11.11% 108
North West 0 115 £400 +6.66% 32
South West -4 115 £400 +6.66% 32
Yorkshire +10 114 £360 +2.85% 27
East of England +15 98 £400 -7.51% 32
West Midlands -10 69 £328 -11.48% 26
East Midlands +10 62 £450 -9.95% 25
North East +1 36 £250 +6.38% 8
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 947 (30.22%) Finance
2 862 (27.50%) Project Management
3 720 (22.97%) ITIL
4 494 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 459 (14.65%) Microsoft
6 443 (14.14%) PRINCE2
7 376 (12.00%) Windows
8 372 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
9 368 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
10 348 (11.10%) Service Management
11 333 (10.63%) MS Excel
12 328 (10.47%) Banking
13 307 (9.80%) Security Cleared
14 295 (9.41%) SQL
15 287 (9.16%) Business Analysis
16 266 (8.49%) SAP
17 250 (7.98%) Degree
18 225 (7.18%) MS Office
19 223 (7.12%) Linux
20 222 (7.08%) Service Delivery
21 214 (6.83%) Management Information System
22 212 (6.76%) MS Project
23 210 (6.70%) SC Cleared
24 204 (6.51%) Risk Management
24 204 (6.51%) SLA
25 203 (6.48%) Oracle
26 192 (6.13%) Cisco
27 191 (6.09%) UNIX
28 189 (6.03%) Migration
29 188 (6.00%) Retail

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 145 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 79 (2.52%) MS Exchange
3 58 (1.85%) IIS
4 35 (1.12%) JBoss
4 35 (1.12%) WebSphere
4 35 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (1.08%) WebLogic
6 30 (0.96%) Apache
7 29 (0.93%) Tomcat
8 28 (0.89%) Lync
9 20 (0.64%) Confluence
10 19 (0.61%) CMS
11 18 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
12 17 (0.54%) MS Project Server
13 16 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
14 15 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
15 14 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (0.41%) SAS
16 13 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
17 12 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 333 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 225 (7.18%) MS Office
3 212 (6.76%) MS Project
4 127 (4.05%) MS Visio
5 119 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.13%) Simulink
8 3 (0.096%) Stateflow
8 3 (0.096%) TargetLink
8 3 (0.096%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.064%) Mingle
10 1 (0.032%) Windchill
10 1 (0.032%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.032%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.032%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 30 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 28 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.67%) SAP ERP
4 18 (0.57%) SAP SRM
4 18 (0.57%) RMDS
5 16 (0.51%) SAP FI
6 15 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
6 15 (0.48%) SAP CO
7 14 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
7 14 (0.45%) SAP SD
7 14 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (0.35%) Agresso
8 11 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (0.32%) SAP PLM
9 10 (0.32%) Endur
9 10 (0.32%) SAP CRM
10 9 (0.29%) SAP WM
10 9 (0.29%) SAP BPC
11 8 (0.26%) Markit EDM
11 8 (0.26%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 66 (2.11%) PaaS
2 22 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (0.70%) SaaS
3 21 (0.67%) Office 365
4 16 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.22%) IaaS
7 5 (0.16%) Force.com
7 5 (0.16%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.16%) GitHub
8 4 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.064%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.064%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.064%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.064%) Yammer
9 2 (0.064%) Amazon Glacier
9 2 (0.064%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.032%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.032%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.032%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 127 (4.05%) Firewall
2 88 (2.81%) DNS
3 81 (2.58%) SAN
4 76 (2.43%) TCP/IP
5 54 (1.72%) LAN
6 53 (1.69%) WAN
6 53 (1.69%) VPN
7 49 (1.56%) DHCP
8 43 (1.37%) Internet
9 40 (1.28%) Network Security
10 33 (1.05%) NetScaler
11 29 (0.93%) BGP
12 28 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
13 27 (0.86%) HTTP
14 25 (0.80%) LDAP
15 23 (0.73%) Cisco ICM
16 22 (0.70%) Multicast
16 22 (0.70%) TACACS
16 22 (0.70%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 57 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 44 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (1.31%) Oracle Database
5 39 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 33 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (0.89%) SAP BW
10 24 (0.77%) DB2
11 23 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
12 21 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
12 21 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
13 20 (0.64%) MySQL
14 18 (0.57%) QlikView
15 17 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
17 12 (0.38%) MS Access
17 12 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
18 11 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 55 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 45 (1.44%) JIRA
3 44 (1.40%) Git (software)
4 37 (1.18%) Maven
4 37 (1.18%) Subversion
5 29 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (0.57%) Visual Studio
7 15 (0.48%) ClearQuest
8 11 (0.35%) StarTeam
9 9 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (0.29%) Ant
10 8 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (0.22%) ClearCase
11 7 (0.22%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (0.19%) Selenium
12 6 (0.19%) Introscope
13 5 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.16%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.13%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 947 (30.22%) Finance
2 328 (10.47%) Banking
3 188 (6.00%) Retail
4 128 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 82 (2.62%) Legal
6 67 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 63 (2.01%) Marketing
8 62 (1.98%) Investment Banking
9 59 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 57 (1.82%) Front Office
10 57 (1.82%) Retail Banking
11 39 (1.24%) Law
12 36 (1.15%) Publishing
13 35 (1.12%) Financial Institution
14 28 (0.89%) Back Office
15 24 (0.77%) Billing
16 23 (0.73%) Advertising
17 22 (0.70%) Automotive
18 17 (0.54%) Local Government
19 9 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 705 (22.50%) Analyst
2 538 (17.17%) Project Manager
3 379 (12.09%) Business Analyst
4 210 (6.70%) Change Manager
5 207 (6.60%) Consultant
6 148 (4.72%) Developer
7 100 (3.19%) Service Manager
8 97 (3.10%) Business Manager
9 92 (2.94%) Architect
10 91 (2.90%) Administrator
11 87 (2.78%) Programme Manager
11 87 (2.78%) Change Analyst
12 73 (2.33%) Support Engineer
13 72 (2.30%) Senior Manager
13 72 (2.30%) SAP Consultant
14 66 (2.11%) SAP Manager
15 56 (1.79%) Business Change Manager
15 56 (1.79%) Release Manager
15 56 (1.79%) Infrastructure Manager
16 55 (1.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (3.67%) .NET
2 73 (2.33%) Web Services
3 68 (2.17%) XML
4 44 (1.40%) Middleware
5 41 (1.31%) HTML
6 29 (0.93%) SOAP
6 29 (0.93%) CSS
6 29 (0.93%) ASP.NET
7 22 (0.70%) Java EE
8 21 (0.67%) Rendezvous
9 20 (0.64%) WCF
10 19 (0.61%) JSP
11 17 (0.54%) .NET Framework
12 16 (0.51%) jQuery
13 14 (0.45%) J2EE
14 13 (0.41%) Ajax
15 12 (0.38%) Spring
16 11 (0.35%) XSLT
17 10 (0.32%) WPF
17 10 (0.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 372 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
2 214 (6.83%) Management Information System
3 54 (1.72%) User Experience
4 49 (1.56%) Clustering
5 48 (1.53%) Economics
5 48 (1.53%) NHS
5 48 (1.53%) PMI
6 42 (1.34%) FMCG
7 40 (1.28%) Fixed Income
8 37 (1.18%) CMDB
9 36 (1.15%) Open Source
9 36 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 34 (1.08%) Computer Science
11 33 (1.05%) Equities
12 27 (0.86%) Mainframe
13 24 (0.77%) Derivative
14 21 (0.67%) Oracle Exalogic
15 19 (0.61%) Statistics
16 18 (0.57%) PKI
17 17 (0.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 376 (12.00%) Windows
2 223 (7.12%) Linux
3 191 (6.09%) UNIX
4 132 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 85 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 85 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 71 (2.27%) Windows 7
8 49 (1.56%) Solaris
9 45 (1.44%) AIX
10 32 (1.02%) CentOS
11 30 (0.96%) SUSE
12 27 (0.86%) Windows XP
13 25 (0.80%) Ubuntu
14 22 (0.70%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
15 10 (0.32%) HPUX
15 10 (0.32%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.26%) Windows NT
17 6 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 862 (27.50%) Project Management
2 720 (22.97%) ITIL
3 494 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 443 (14.14%) PRINCE2
5 368 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
6 348 (11.10%) Service Management
7 287 (9.16%) Business Analysis
8 222 (7.08%) Service Delivery
9 204 (6.51%) Risk Management
10 189 (6.03%) Migration
11 188 (6.00%) Problem Management
12 169 (5.39%) Release Management
13 167 (5.33%) Programme Management
14 164 (5.23%) Incident Management
14 164 (5.23%) Configuration Management
15 136 (4.34%) Continuous Improvement
16 131 (4.18%) Project Planning
17 123 (3.92%) Waterfall
18 121 (3.86%) ERP
19 119 (3.80%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 295 (9.41%) SQL
2 183 (5.84%) Java
3 79 (2.52%) PowerShell
4 73 (2.33%) C#
5 66 (2.11%) Perl
6 54 (1.72%) Shell Script
7 51 (1.63%) C
8 41 (1.31%) JavaScript
9 37 (1.18%) Ruby
10 34 (1.08%) VB
11 31 (0.99%) Bash Shell
12 28 (0.89%) T-SQL
13 27 (0.86%) VBA
14 25 (0.80%) PL/SQL
15 24 (0.77%) Python
16 16 (0.51%) VBScript
17 12 (0.38%) VB.NET
17 12 (0.38%) C++
18 9 (0.29%) PHP
19 8 (0.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 307 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 250 (7.98%) Degree
3 210 (6.70%) SC Cleared
4 131 (4.18%) PMI Certification
5 109 (3.48%) PMP
6 89 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
7 87 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
8 72 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 56 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 46 (1.47%) CISSP
11 44 (1.40%) CCNP
11 44 (1.40%) CCNA
12 42 (1.34%) ISEB
13 39 (1.24%) APMP
14 35 (1.12%) DV Cleared
15 34 (1.08%) MCSE
16 19 (0.61%) CCIE
17 18 (0.57%) HNC
17 18 (0.57%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (6.51%) SLA
2 118 (3.77%) QA
3 30 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.48%) FATCA
7 14 (0.45%) EMIR
7 14 (0.45%) COBIT
8 13 (0.41%) Solvency II
9 12 (0.38%) Data Quality
10 11 (0.35%) GAMP
11 10 (0.32%) P3O
11 10 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
12 6 (0.19%) PMBOK
13 5 (0.16%) ISO 9000
13 5 (0.16%) ISO 9001
13 5 (0.16%) GxP
13 5 (0.16%) MiFID
14 4 (0.13%) AIFMD
15 3 (0.096%) COSO
System Software
1 163 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 89 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 33 (1.05%) vSphere
5 25 (0.80%) VMware ESX
6 24 (0.77%) XenApp
7 18 (0.57%) Firmware
8 17 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (0.41%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.26%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.22%) ISA Server
12 7 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.19%) VMware Server
13 6 (0.19%) FreeRADIUS
13 6 (0.19%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (0.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 5 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 68 (2.17%) Puppet
2 45 (1.44%) SCCM
3 37 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (0.99%) SCOM
5 26 (0.83%) CA Spectrum
6 25 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
7 23 (0.73%) Ansible
8 21 (0.67%) Tivoli
9 16 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
9 16 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
10 15 (0.48%) Netcool
11 14 (0.45%) Control-M
12 13 (0.41%) Nagios
13 12 (0.38%) Cisco Prime
13 12 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
13 12 (0.38%) OpenView
14 10 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
15 9 (0.29%) FortiGate
16 8 (0.26%) WSUS
16 8 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 459 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 266 (8.49%) SAP
3 203 (6.48%) Oracle
4 192 (6.13%) Cisco
5 158 (5.04%) VMware
6 133 (4.24%) Citrix
7 117 (3.73%) HP
8 88 (2.81%) IBM
9 82 (2.62%) Remedy
10 72 (2.30%) CheckPoint
11 71 (2.27%) Red Hat
12 56 (1.79%) F5
13 41 (1.31%) CA
14 36 (1.15%) Juniper
15 35 (1.12%) BMC
16 34 (1.08%) Business Objects
17 30 (0.96%) McAfee
18 29 (0.93%) TIBCO
19 27 (0.86%) NetScout
19 27 (0.86%) Blue Coat
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East Sussex
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