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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 55 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1754 1640 1636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.30% 3.26% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 4.26% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1114 1028 947
Average daily rate
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£400 £406 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 44 19
Average hourly rate £25.12 £22.33 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.94 £11.80 £17.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.17 £42.00 £86.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+25.60% -14.89%
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
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +3 788 £430 -2.82% 155
South East -2 291 £385 +2.66% 69
North West +11 141 £400 +11.11% 43
West Midlands +12 118 £400 +5.26% 22
East of England +17 111 £400 - 19
South West -17 93 £418 +4.37% 35
Yorkshire -16 82 £325 -9.72% 28
East Midlands -5 59 £425 -2.85% 19
North East +6 52 £313 -6.71% 4
Midlands 0 7 £320 -36.00% 1
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1066 (31.94%) Finance
2 928 (27.80%) Project Management
3 743 (22.26%) ITIL
4 583 (17.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 517 (15.49%) Microsoft
6 490 (14.68%) Windows
7 447 (13.39%) PRINCE2
8 407 (12.19%) Banking
9 378 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
10 368 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
11 357 (10.70%) MS Excel
12 356 (10.67%) SQL
13 322 (9.65%) Service Management
14 297 (8.90%) Business Analysis
15 290 (8.69%) Degree
16 271 (8.12%) MS Office
17 259 (7.76%) Migration
18 254 (7.61%) SAP
19 252 (7.55%) Security Cleared
20 250 (7.49%) Incident Management
21 249 (7.46%) Service Delivery
22 236 (7.07%) Oracle
23 234 (7.01%) Management Information System
24 232 (6.95%) Linux
25 221 (6.62%) SQL Server
26 220 (6.59%) Problem Management
27 212 (6.35%) Retail
28 203 (6.08%) SLA
29 202 (6.05%) VMware
30 201 (6.02%) Programme Management

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 173 (5.18%) SharePoint
2 86 (2.58%) MS Exchange
3 62 (1.86%) IIS
4 51 (1.53%) WebSphere
5 47 (1.41%) Lync
6 31 (0.93%) CMS
7 27 (0.81%) Apache
8 21 (0.63%) JBoss
9 20 (0.60%) Tomcat
10 19 (0.57%) WebLogic
10 19 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
10 19 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 18 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
13 15 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (0.36%) MS Project Server
15 10 (0.30%) IBM HTTP Server
15 10 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
15 10 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 357 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 271 (8.12%) MS Office
3 181 (5.42%) MS Project
4 155 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 144 (4.31%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.24%) Open Workbench
8 5 (0.15%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.090%) TargetLink
9 3 (0.090%) Simulink
9 3 (0.090%) Stateflow
10 2 (0.060%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.060%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.030%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.030%) Mingle
11 1 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.030%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 24 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (0.57%) SAP ERP
3 16 (0.48%) SAP FI
3 16 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 16 (0.48%) SAP CO
4 12 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.27%) Agresso
7 8 (0.24%) SAP SD
7 8 (0.24%) SAP PS
7 8 (0.24%) RMDS
7 8 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.18%) ION MarketView
8 6 (0.18%) Teamcenter
8 6 (0.18%) Summit
8 6 (0.18%) SAP PP
9 5 (0.15%) SAP WM
9 5 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 32 (0.96%) Office 365
2 29 (0.87%) SaaS
3 23 (0.69%) PaaS
4 15 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (0.39%) GitHub
7 11 (0.33%) IaaS
8 6 (0.18%) Taleo
8 6 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
10 4 (0.12%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.12%) Yammer
11 3 (0.090%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.090%) SoftLayer
11 3 (0.090%) Force.com
12 2 (0.060%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.060%) IBM Blueworks
13 1 (0.030%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.030%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.030%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 146 (4.37%) Firewall
2 134 (4.01%) SAN
3 81 (2.43%) DNS
4 80 (2.40%) WAN
5 79 (2.37%) Internet
6 73 (2.19%) LAN
7 68 (2.04%) TCP/IP
8 64 (1.92%) DHCP
9 49 (1.47%) VPN
10 41 (1.23%) Wireless
11 40 (1.20%) Network Security
12 36 (1.08%) NAS
13 33 (0.99%) LDAP
14 32 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
15 30 (0.90%) VoIP
16 27 (0.81%) SSL
17 21 (0.63%) Intranet
17 21 (0.63%) BGP
18 20 (0.60%) MPLS
18 20 (0.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 100 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
3 68 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 61 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 50 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 39 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 35 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 35 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
10 32 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
11 30 (0.90%) DB2
12 27 (0.81%) MySQL
12 27 (0.81%) DTS
12 27 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 25 (0.75%) QlikView
14 22 (0.66%) MS Access
15 21 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
16 18 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
17 16 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 69 (2.07%) Subversion
2 39 (1.17%) JIRA
3 37 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 27 (0.81%) Jenkins
5 20 (0.60%) Maven
6 15 (0.45%) Visual Studio
7 14 (0.42%) JUnit
8 11 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (0.33%) ClearCase
9 10 (0.30%) Ant
9 10 (0.30%) Eclipse
9 10 (0.30%) NUnit
9 10 (0.30%) TeamCity
9 10 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
10 9 (0.27%) CruiseControl
10 9 (0.27%) ERwin
11 7 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (0.18%) Introscope
12 6 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 1066 (31.94%) Finance
2 407 (12.19%) Banking
3 212 (6.35%) Retail
4 129 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 119 (3.57%) Legal
6 107 (3.21%) Investment Banking
7 81 (2.43%) Manufacturing
8 55 (1.65%) Marketing
9 53 (1.59%) Retail Banking
9 53 (1.59%) Front Office
10 50 (1.50%) Back Office
11 49 (1.47%) Law
12 45 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 41 (1.23%) Financial Institution
14 29 (0.87%) Billing
15 24 (0.72%) Automotive
16 21 (0.63%) Electronics
17 20 (0.60%) Publishing
17 20 (0.60%) Local Government
18 17 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 746 (22.35%) Analyst
2 605 (18.12%) Project Manager
3 400 (11.98%) Business Analyst
4 234 (7.01%) Change Manager
5 162 (4.85%) Developer
6 150 (4.49%) Consultant
7 135 (4.04%) Service Manager
8 112 (3.36%) Business Manager
9 103 (3.09%) Change Analyst
10 99 (2.97%) Architect
11 83 (2.49%) Programme Manager
12 81 (2.43%) Support Analyst
13 80 (2.40%) Administrator
14 76 (2.28%) Support Engineer
15 75 (2.25%) Delivery Manager
16 71 (2.13%) Senior Manager
17 64 (1.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 57 (1.71%) Business Change Manager
18 57 (1.71%) Senior Analyst
19 56 (1.68%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (3.30%) .NET
2 86 (2.58%) Web Services
3 71 (2.13%) Middleware
4 56 (1.68%) XML
5 52 (1.56%) HTML
6 41 (1.23%) CSS
7 39 (1.17%) J2EE
8 35 (1.05%) .NET Framework
9 31 (0.93%) WCF
9 31 (0.93%) Spring
10 29 (0.87%) jQuery
11 24 (0.72%) ASP.NET
12 22 (0.66%) SOAP
13 21 (0.63%) REST
14 20 (0.60%) JSP
14 20 (0.60%) JSON
15 15 (0.45%) Ajax
16 14 (0.42%) Java EE
16 14 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
16 14 (0.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 368 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 234 (7.01%) Management Information System
3 188 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 75 (2.25%) Clustering
5 66 (1.98%) NHS
6 52 (1.56%) CMDB
7 50 (1.50%) PMI
8 48 (1.44%) Replication
9 46 (1.38%) Economics
10 37 (1.11%) Fixed Income
10 37 (1.11%) Computer Science
11 36 (1.08%) Mainframe
11 36 (1.08%) User Experience
12 33 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
13 31 (0.93%) Client/Server
14 29 (0.87%) Derivative
14 29 (0.87%) FMCG
15 28 (0.84%) Blackberry
16 27 (0.81%) AS400
17 24 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 490 (14.68%) Windows
2 232 (6.95%) Linux
3 171 (5.12%) UNIX
4 137 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 93 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 89 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 77 (2.31%) Windows 7
8 58 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 57 (1.71%) AIX
10 56 (1.68%) Solaris
11 37 (1.11%) Windows XP
12 14 (0.42%) Android
13 12 (0.36%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.30%) zOS
15 9 (0.27%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.24%) CentOS
16 8 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
17 7 (0.21%) Debian
18 6 (0.18%) SUSE
18 6 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 928 (27.80%) Project Management
2 743 (22.26%) ITIL
3 583 (17.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 447 (13.39%) PRINCE2
5 378 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 322 (9.65%) Service Management
7 297 (8.90%) Business Analysis
8 259 (7.76%) Migration
9 250 (7.49%) Incident Management
10 249 (7.46%) Service Delivery
11 220 (6.59%) Problem Management
12 201 (6.02%) Programme Management
13 194 (5.81%) Risk Management
14 168 (5.03%) Release Management
15 165 (4.94%) Configuration Management
16 161 (4.82%) Project Planning
17 149 (4.46%) SDLC
18 147 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
19 134 (4.01%) ITSM
20 133 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 356 (10.67%) SQL
2 134 (4.01%) Java
3 90 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 85 (2.55%) C#
5 69 (2.07%) Shell Script
6 64 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 63 (1.89%) Perl
8 57 (1.71%) C
9 54 (1.62%) T-SQL
10 52 (1.56%) VB
11 32 (0.96%) Python
12 23 (0.69%) PHP
13 20 (0.60%) VBScript
14 18 (0.54%) PL/SQL
15 16 (0.48%) ABAP
16 14 (0.42%) C++
16 14 (0.42%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.39%) VBA
18 10 (0.30%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 290 (8.69%) Degree
2 252 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 156 (4.67%) SC Cleared
4 128 (3.83%) PMI Certification
5 105 (3.15%) PMP
6 102 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
7 68 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
8 60 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 59 (1.77%) ISEB
10 57 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 57 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 41 (1.23%) CCNA
12 34 (1.02%) DV Cleared
13 30 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 29 (0.87%) APMP
15 25 (0.75%) MCSE
15 25 (0.75%) CCNP
16 20 (0.60%) CISSP
17 13 (0.39%) MCITP
18 12 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (6.08%) SLA
2 179 (5.36%) QA
3 27 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (0.54%) EMIR
7 17 (0.51%) COBIT
8 16 (0.48%) ISO 9001
9 12 (0.36%) FATCA
9 12 (0.36%) COSO
10 11 (0.33%) ISO 9000
11 10 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
11 10 (0.30%) Data Quality
12 9 (0.27%) MiFID
13 7 (0.21%) JSP 440
13 7 (0.21%) P3O
13 7 (0.21%) GxP
14 6 (0.18%) Solvency II
15 5 (0.15%) AIFMD
16 4 (0.12%) CRD IV
System Software
1 188 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 134 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (1.50%) vSphere
4 36 (1.08%) VMware ESX
5 34 (1.02%) XenApp
6 20 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (0.54%) XenServer
8 15 (0.45%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.42%) Hyper-V
9 14 (0.42%) NFS
10 12 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 12 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.30%) Firmware
13 9 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 8 (0.24%) Veritas File System
14 8 (0.24%) Time Sharing Option
15 7 (0.21%) GridGain
15 7 (0.21%) Terminal Services
16 6 (0.18%) Samba
Systems Management
1 63 (1.89%) SCCM
2 43 (1.29%) Tivoli
3 29 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
4 27 (0.81%) SCOM
4 27 (0.81%) Puppet
5 19 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (0.45%) NetBackup
6 15 (0.45%) AirWatch
7 14 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (0.36%) Control-M
8 12 (0.36%) MOM
8 12 (0.36%) Data Guard
9 11 (0.33%) DatAdvantage
10 10 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 10 (0.30%) Nagios
10 10 (0.30%) Backup Exec
11 8 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
11 8 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
11 8 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 517 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 254 (7.61%) SAP
3 236 (7.07%) Oracle
4 202 (6.05%) VMware
5 190 (5.69%) Cisco
6 137 (4.10%) IBM
7 119 (3.57%) HP
8 111 (3.33%) Citrix
9 70 (2.10%) Red Hat
10 67 (2.01%) Remedy
11 53 (1.59%) CheckPoint
12 46 (1.38%) Juniper
13 44 (1.32%) NetApp
13 44 (1.32%) ServiceNow
14 41 (1.23%) F5
15 38 (1.14%) EMC
16 36 (1.08%) Symantec
17 33 (0.99%) BMC
18 31 (0.93%) Dell
19 28 (0.84%) CA
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