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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 58 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1555 1589 1726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.21% 3.30% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 4.37% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 1012 1042
Average daily rate
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£400 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £577 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 32 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £14.00 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.35 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -7.40%
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
37468 36365 32009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.34% 75.51% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24275 23338 19645
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1095 995
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.63 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.43% -11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.63 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -5 717 £425 -5.55% 154
South East 0 281 £400 +6.66% 75
Yorkshire +11 120 £375 +18.11% 19
East of England +21 112 £400 +5.96% 28
North West +1 104 £400 +3.89% 36
South West -13 69 £395 +8.21% 29
West Midlands -17 63 £340 -15.00% 27
East Midlands 0 53 £425 -5.55% 20
North East -2 29 £200 -20.00% 4
Midlands 0 1 - - 5
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 959 (30.44%) Finance
2 867 (27.52%) Project Management
3 725 (23.02%) ITIL
4 513 (16.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 465 (14.76%) Microsoft
6 429 (13.62%) PRINCE2
7 398 (12.63%) Windows
8 371 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
9 355 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
10 342 (10.86%) Service Management
11 327 (10.38%) MS Excel
12 314 (9.97%) Banking
13 306 (9.71%) SQL
14 286 (9.08%) Security Cleared
15 282 (8.95%) Business Analysis
16 259 (8.22%) Degree
17 256 (8.13%) SAP
18 233 (7.40%) Management Information System
19 232 (7.37%) MS Office
20 224 (7.11%) Service Delivery
21 213 (6.76%) MS Project
22 206 (6.54%) SLA
23 200 (6.35%) Oracle
24 196 (6.22%) Problem Management
25 193 (6.13%) Retail
26 192 (6.10%) Linux
27 190 (6.03%) Cisco
27 190 (6.03%) SC Cleared
28 187 (5.94%) Risk Management
29 185 (5.87%) Migration

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 146 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 81 (2.57%) MS Exchange
3 55 (1.75%) IIS
4 34 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 33 (1.05%) Lync
6 31 (0.98%) Apache
7 30 (0.95%) Tomcat
8 28 (0.89%) JBoss
9 26 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (0.70%) WebLogic
11 21 (0.67%) Confluence
12 19 (0.60%) CMS
13 18 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 18 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
14 16 (0.51%) SAS
14 16 (0.51%) MS Project Server
15 14 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
17 9 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 327 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 232 (7.37%) MS Office
3 213 (6.76%) MS Project
4 131 (4.16%) MS Visio
5 115 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.13%) Simulink
7 4 (0.13%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.095%) TargetLink
8 3 (0.095%) Stateflow
9 2 (0.063%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.032%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.032%) Mingle
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.032%) Windchill
10 1 (0.032%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 28 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 21 (0.67%) SAP ERP
4 17 (0.54%) SAP SRM
4 17 (0.54%) RMDS
4 17 (0.54%) SAP FI
5 16 (0.51%) SAP CO
5 16 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 13 (0.41%) SAP SD
7 11 (0.35%) Agresso
7 11 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (0.32%) SAP WM
8 10 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.29%) SAP CRM
10 8 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 8 (0.25%) SAP BPC
10 8 (0.25%) SAP PLM
11 6 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
11 6 (0.19%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 52 (1.65%) PaaS
2 23 (0.73%) SaaS
3 22 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.51%) Office 365
5 15 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.25%) GitHub
7 7 (0.22%) IaaS
8 5 (0.16%) Force.com
9 4 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.13%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.063%) Taleo
10 2 (0.063%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.063%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.063%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.063%) Yammer
10 2 (0.063%) Amazon Glacier
10 2 (0.063%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.032%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.032%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 129 (4.10%) Firewall
2 90 (2.86%) SAN
3 75 (2.38%) DNS
4 68 (2.16%) TCP/IP
5 58 (1.84%) LAN
6 55 (1.75%) WAN
7 51 (1.62%) VPN
8 50 (1.59%) Internet
9 48 (1.52%) DHCP
10 39 (1.24%) Network Security
11 28 (0.89%) Multicast
12 27 (0.86%) LDAP
13 24 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 22 (0.70%) Wireless
14 22 (0.70%) VoIP
14 22 (0.70%) HTTP
14 22 (0.70%) NAS
14 22 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (0.70%) NetScaler
15 21 (0.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 62 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (1.40%) Oracle Database
6 41 (1.30%) Relational Database
7 31 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (0.86%) SAP BW
10 22 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 21 (0.67%) DB2
11 21 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (0.60%) MySQL
13 17 (0.54%) DTS
14 16 (0.51%) QlikView
15 13 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 13 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (0.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 47 (1.49%) JIRA
2 43 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 34 (1.08%) Subversion
4 31 (0.98%) Git (software)
5 26 (0.83%) Maven
6 23 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (0.57%) Visual Studio
8 11 (0.35%) StarTeam
8 11 (0.35%) ClearQuest
9 9 (0.29%) Introscope
10 8 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (0.25%) Ant
10 8 (0.25%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (0.22%) ClearCase
12 6 (0.19%) MSI
12 6 (0.19%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.19%) JUnit
12 6 (0.19%) Selenium
General
1 959 (30.44%) Finance
2 314 (9.97%) Banking
3 193 (6.13%) Retail
4 137 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 81 (2.57%) Legal
6 68 (2.16%) Marketing
7 67 (2.13%) Manufacturing
8 64 (2.03%) Investment Banking
9 59 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
10 57 (1.81%) Front Office
11 50 (1.59%) Retail Banking
12 41 (1.30%) Law
13 37 (1.17%) Publishing
14 33 (1.05%) Financial Institution
15 27 (0.86%) Back Office
16 26 (0.83%) Billing
17 20 (0.63%) Automotive
18 16 (0.51%) Local Government
19 14 (0.44%) Advertising
20 13 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 699 (22.19%) Analyst
2 542 (17.21%) Project Manager
3 382 (12.13%) Business Analyst
4 226 (7.17%) Change Manager
5 194 (6.16%) Consultant
6 138 (4.38%) Developer
7 117 (3.71%) Business Manager
8 99 (3.14%) Service Manager
9 89 (2.83%) Architect
9 89 (2.83%) Change Analyst
10 87 (2.76%) Programme Manager
11 85 (2.70%) Administrator
12 71 (2.25%) Support Engineer
13 66 (2.10%) Senior Manager
13 66 (2.10%) Support Analyst
14 64 (2.03%) Business Change Manager
15 63 (2.00%) SAP Consultant
16 58 (1.84%) SAP Manager
17 50 (1.59%) Infrastructure Manager
18 49 (1.56%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (3.78%) .NET
2 78 (2.48%) Web Services
3 62 (1.97%) XML
4 56 (1.78%) Middleware
5 48 (1.52%) HTML
6 33 (1.05%) CSS
7 31 (0.98%) ASP.NET
8 30 (0.95%) WCF
9 29 (0.92%) Java EE
10 26 (0.83%) SOAP
11 23 (0.73%) .NET Framework
11 23 (0.73%) Rendezvous
12 19 (0.60%) jQuery
13 16 (0.51%) J2EE
13 16 (0.51%) JSP
14 15 (0.48%) JSON
14 15 (0.48%) Spring
15 14 (0.44%) Ajax
16 12 (0.38%) Application Packaging
17 11 (0.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 371 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 233 (7.40%) Management Information System
3 142 (4.51%) Data Centre
4 59 (1.87%) NHS
5 57 (1.81%) User Experience
6 50 (1.59%) Economics
7 49 (1.56%) Clustering
8 45 (1.43%) PMI
9 44 (1.40%) Fixed Income
10 43 (1.37%) Computer Science
11 41 (1.30%) FMCG
11 41 (1.30%) CMDB
12 35 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 30 (0.95%) Mainframe
14 28 (0.89%) Equities
15 27 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
16 26 (0.83%) Derivative
17 19 (0.60%) Replication
17 19 (0.60%) PKI
18 18 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 398 (12.63%) Windows
2 192 (6.10%) Linux
3 168 (5.33%) UNIX
4 129 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 87 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 69 (2.19%) Windows 7
7 61 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 52 (1.65%) Solaris
9 39 (1.24%) AIX
10 30 (0.95%) Windows XP
11 24 (0.76%) Windows 8
12 21 (0.67%) CentOS
13 15 (0.48%) Ubuntu
14 14 (0.44%) SUSE
15 9 (0.29%) HPUX
16 7 (0.22%) Windows NT
17 6 (0.19%) Debian
17 6 (0.19%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 867 (27.52%) Project Management
2 725 (23.02%) ITIL
3 513 (16.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 429 (13.62%) PRINCE2
5 355 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
6 342 (10.86%) Service Management
7 282 (8.95%) Business Analysis
8 224 (7.11%) Service Delivery
9 196 (6.22%) Problem Management
10 187 (5.94%) Risk Management
11 185 (5.87%) Migration
12 181 (5.75%) Incident Management
13 173 (5.49%) Programme Management
14 165 (5.24%) Release Management
15 162 (5.14%) Configuration Management
16 146 (4.63%) Continuous Improvement
17 138 (4.38%) Project Planning
18 127 (4.03%) ERP
19 125 (3.97%) SDLC
20 117 (3.71%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 306 (9.71%) SQL
2 156 (4.95%) Java
3 83 (2.63%) C#
4 78 (2.48%) PowerShell
5 61 (1.94%) Perl
6 51 (1.62%) JavaScript
6 51 (1.62%) C
7 43 (1.37%) Shell Script
8 40 (1.27%) VB
9 33 (1.05%) T-SQL
9 33 (1.05%) Python
10 27 (0.86%) Ruby
11 22 (0.70%) VBScript
12 21 (0.67%) Bash Shell
12 21 (0.67%) VBA
13 19 (0.60%) PL/SQL
14 14 (0.44%) PHP
14 14 (0.44%) C++
15 10 (0.32%) COBOL
15 10 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 286 (9.08%) Security Cleared
2 259 (8.22%) Degree
3 190 (6.03%) SC Cleared
4 127 (4.03%) PMI Certification
5 111 (3.52%) PMP
6 92 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
7 80 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
8 63 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 55 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 50 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 44 (1.40%) CISSP
11 44 (1.40%) ISEB
12 42 (1.33%) CCNA
13 36 (1.14%) APMP
13 36 (1.14%) DV Cleared
14 35 (1.11%) CCNP
15 27 (0.86%) MCSE
16 21 (0.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 19 (0.60%) HNC
18 18 (0.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (6.54%) SLA
2 133 (4.22%) QA
3 32 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 20 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.54%) EMIR
6 15 (0.48%) FATCA
7 14 (0.44%) COBIT
8 12 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
9 11 (0.35%) GAMP
10 10 (0.32%) Data Quality
11 8 (0.25%) P3O
12 7 (0.22%) Solvency II
12 7 (0.22%) ISO 9001
13 6 (0.19%) MiFID
14 5 (0.16%) GxP
15 4 (0.13%) ISO 9000
15 4 (0.13%) COSO
15 4 (0.13%) AIFMD
16 3 (0.095%) PMBOK
System Software
1 165 (5.24%) Active Directory
2 99 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (1.49%) vSphere
4 28 (0.89%) Hyper-V
5 26 (0.83%) XenApp
6 22 (0.70%) VMware ESX
7 14 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (0.41%) XenDesktop
9 11 (0.35%) Firmware
10 10 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.19%) NFS
11 6 (0.19%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 5 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 5 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 4 (0.13%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.13%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 55 (1.75%) SCCM
2 53 (1.68%) Puppet
3 30 (0.95%) SCOM
4 26 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (0.70%) Tivoli
6 20 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
7 18 (0.57%) CA Spectrum
8 15 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
9 14 (0.44%) Control-M
9 14 (0.44%) Ansible
10 12 (0.38%) Nagios
10 12 (0.38%) Netcool
11 11 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
11 11 (0.35%) NetBackup
11 11 (0.35%) OpenView
12 10 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (0.32%) AirWatch
13 9 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
14 8 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 8 (0.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 465 (14.76%) Microsoft
2 256 (8.13%) SAP
3 200 (6.35%) Oracle
4 190 (6.03%) Cisco
5 170 (5.40%) VMware
6 123 (3.90%) Citrix
7 118 (3.75%) HP
8 85 (2.70%) Remedy
8 85 (2.70%) IBM
9 70 (2.22%) CheckPoint
10 61 (1.94%) Red Hat
11 59 (1.87%) F5
12 42 (1.33%) Juniper
13 35 (1.11%) Business Objects
14 32 (1.02%) NetScout
15 31 (0.98%) CA
15 31 (0.98%) EMC
16 30 (0.95%) BMC
16 30 (0.95%) NetApp
16 30 (0.95%) TIBCO
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Fusion Experience
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Fusion Experience
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + DOE
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + MARKET RATE
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
HFG
Rate: £440 - £520 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Intapeople
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: Unspecified Flexible depending on relevant experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
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London
Lorien Resourcing
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Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
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Hays Talent Solutions
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