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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
UK / England
Rank 61 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1428 1680 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.50% 3.61% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 4.40% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 1023 981
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 41 26
Median hourly rate £45.50 £20.63 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.60% -20.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £11.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £67.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £20.63 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+66.06% -19.11%

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
33605 38158 36500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.39% 81.97% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22408 25058 23946
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 835 1094 976
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 629 £475 +11.76% 97
South East -5 262 £413 +13.01% 38
West Midlands +14 120 £425 +1.49% 21
North West +8 105 £350 -6.66% 19
North East +35 86 £350 -1.40% 6
East of England -15 62 £425 - 20
East Midlands -2 55 £425 +11.11% 8
South West -17 49 £413 +7.14% 19
Yorkshire -32 48 £350 - 15
Midlands -1 5 £400 -15.78%
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 1022 (33.16%) Finance
2 759 (24.63%) ITIL
3 737 (23.91%) Project Management
4 593 (19.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 556 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
6 465 (15.09%) PRINCE2
7 434 (14.08%) Microsoft
8 394 (12.78%) Windows
9 391 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
10 352 (11.42%) Problem Management
11 345 (11.19%) MS Excel
12 343 (11.13%) Oracle
13 339 (11.00%) Banking
14 331 (10.74%) Security Cleared
15 313 (10.16%) Linux
16 305 (9.90%) Service Management
17 280 (9.09%) Business Analysis
18 271 (8.79%) SQL
19 246 (7.98%) Unix
20 243 (7.88%) Incident Management
21 231 (7.50%) MS Office
22 227 (7.37%) Management Information System
23 222 (7.20%) Migration
24 221 (7.17%) SC Cleared
25 211 (6.85%) Service Delivery
26 209 (6.78%) Degree
27 202 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
28 196 (6.36%) SAP
29 189 (6.13%) MS PowerPoint
30 188 (6.10%) Risk Management

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 141 (4.57%) SharePoint
2 75 (2.43%) WebSphere
3 52 (1.69%) IIS
4 41 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
5 36 (1.17%) Skype for Business
6 35 (1.14%) Confluence
6 35 (1.14%) MS Exchange
7 33 (1.07%) Apache
8 28 (0.91%) CMS
9 26 (0.84%) JBoss
9 26 (0.84%) Tomcat
10 24 (0.78%) IBM Notes
11 21 (0.68%) WebLogic
12 20 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
13 19 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (0.55%) SAS
15 15 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (0.45%) Tuxedo
17 12 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
18 11 (0.36%) MQSeries
Applications
1 345 (11.19%) MS Excel
2 231 (7.50%) MS Office
3 189 (6.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 139 (4.51%) MS Project
5 113 (3.67%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.45%) Open Workbench
8 10 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.23%) Windchill
10 4 (0.13%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.065%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.032%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.032%) InDesign
12 1 (0.032%) LaTeX
12 1 (0.032%) Simulink
12 1 (0.032%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 62 (2.01%) Oracle EBS
2 43 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 30 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
4 26 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 20 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 18 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
7 16 (0.52%) Maximo
8 14 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
9 13 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
9 13 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 8 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
10 8 (0.26%) SAP MII
10 8 (0.26%) SAP PP
10 8 (0.26%) SAP PP-PI
11 7 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
11 7 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
11 7 (0.23%) SAP HR
12 6 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
12 6 (0.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 164 (5.32%) SaaS
2 142 (4.61%) IaaS
3 139 (4.51%) PaaS
4 76 (2.47%) Office 365
5 55 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 23 (0.75%) Amazon S3
8 17 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
10 12 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
10 12 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
10 12 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 12 (0.39%) HP Helion
10 12 (0.39%) Route 53
10 12 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
11 9 (0.29%) Yammer
12 7 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.19%) G Suite
13 6 (0.19%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 154 (5.00%) Firewall
2 126 (4.09%) DNS
3 99 (3.21%) TCP/IP
4 96 (3.11%) LAN
4 96 (3.11%) WAN
5 76 (2.47%) DHCP
6 75 (2.43%) SAN
7 71 (2.30%) Wireless
8 66 (2.14%) Internet
9 65 (2.11%) Network Security
10 56 (1.82%) LDAP
11 55 (1.78%) VPN
12 51 (1.65%) SSL
13 50 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
14 42 (1.36%) Ethernet
15 41 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
16 36 (1.17%) IPsec
16 36 (1.17%) NAS
17 33 (1.07%) BGP
18 31 (1.01%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (3.86%) SQL Server
2 102 (3.31%) Oracle Database
3 60 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
4 52 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 51 (1.65%) Big Data
6 44 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
7 38 (1.23%) MySQL
8 35 (1.14%) DB2
8 35 (1.14%) Relational Database
9 30 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (0.84%) Hadoop
12 24 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 23 (0.75%) RDBMS
13 23 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
14 22 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
15 19 (0.62%) MongoDB
15 19 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
16 18 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 89 (2.89%) JIRA
2 43 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (1.17%) Jenkins
4 30 (0.97%) Git (software)
5 15 (0.49%) Subversion
6 13 (0.42%) Ant
6 13 (0.42%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.29%) JIRA Agile
7 9 (0.29%) MSI
8 8 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (0.26%) Maven
8 8 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (0.23%) Axure RP
9 7 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 7 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (0.19%) GitLab
11 5 (0.16%) NetBeans
11 5 (0.16%) NUnit
11 5 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.16%) SoapUI
General
1 1022 (33.16%) Finance
2 339 (11.00%) Banking
3 163 (5.29%) Retail
4 100 (3.24%) Legal
5 98 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 87 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 86 (2.79%) Marketing
8 56 (1.82%) Back Office
9 53 (1.72%) Investment Banking
10 47 (1.52%) Financial Institution
11 45 (1.46%) Law
12 36 (1.17%) Billing
13 32 (1.04%) Front Office
14 24 (0.78%) Games
15 23 (0.75%) Advertising
15 23 (0.75%) General Ledger
15 23 (0.75%) Military
16 20 (0.65%) Electronics
17 19 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 717 (23.26%) Analyst
2 484 (15.70%) Project Manager
3 356 (11.55%) Business Analyst
4 256 (8.31%) Change Manager
5 151 (4.90%) Administrator
6 130 (4.22%) Consultant
7 120 (3.89%) Business Manager
8 108 (3.50%) IT Manager
9 100 (3.24%) Architect
10 96 (3.11%) Business Change Manager
11 93 (3.02%) Developer
12 87 (2.82%) DBA
13 83 (2.69%) Network Engineer
14 80 (2.60%) Programme Manager
15 78 (2.53%) Support Analyst
16 77 (2.50%) Support Engineer
17 71 (2.30%) Senior Manager
18 68 (2.21%) Service Analyst
19 60 (1.95%) Operations Engineer
20 58 (1.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (3.08%) .NET
2 92 (2.99%) Web Services
3 56 (1.82%) Middleware
4 52 (1.69%) XML
5 44 (1.43%) HTML
6 30 (0.97%) SOAP
7 27 (0.88%) CSS
7 27 (0.88%) JSON
8 18 (0.58%) 802.1X
9 17 (0.55%) J2EE
9 17 (0.55%) XSLT
10 15 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
10 15 (0.49%) REST
10 15 (0.49%) Spring
11 14 (0.45%) RESTful
12 13 (0.42%) HTML5
13 12 (0.39%) .NET Framework
13 12 (0.39%) jQuery
14 11 (0.36%) Ajax
15 10 (0.32%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 391 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
2 227 (7.37%) Management Information System
3 187 (6.07%) Data Centre
4 56 (1.82%) CMDB
5 51 (1.65%) Derivative
6 43 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 40 (1.30%) PMI
7 40 (1.30%) Virtual Team
8 35 (1.14%) Replication
9 32 (1.04%) Clustering
9 32 (1.04%) Equities
10 31 (1.01%) Fixed Income
11 30 (0.97%) Blackberry
12 29 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (0.94%) NHS
13 28 (0.91%) Fintech
13 28 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 28 (0.91%) User Experience
14 25 (0.81%) Client/Server
15 24 (0.78%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 394 (12.78%) Windows
2 313 (10.16%) Linux
3 246 (7.98%) Unix
4 133 (4.32%) Windows Server
5 113 (3.67%) AIX
6 87 (2.82%) Solaris
7 75 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 75 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 57 (1.85%) Windows 7
9 54 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 44 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 42 (1.36%) Windows XP
12 32 (1.04%) Windows 2000
13 24 (0.78%) SUSE
14 23 (0.75%) Windows 10
15 19 (0.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 17 (0.55%) Apple iOS
17 14 (0.45%) Ubuntu
18 13 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
18 13 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 759 (24.63%) ITIL
2 737 (23.91%) Project Management
3 593 (19.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 556 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
5 465 (15.09%) PRINCE2
6 352 (11.42%) Problem Management
7 305 (9.90%) Service Management
8 280 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 243 (7.88%) Incident Management
10 222 (7.20%) Migration
11 211 (6.85%) Service Delivery
12 202 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
13 188 (6.10%) Risk Management
14 184 (5.97%) DevOps
15 183 (5.94%) Release Management
16 181 (5.87%) Data Management
17 179 (5.81%) Programme Management
18 171 (5.55%) Open Source
19 170 (5.52%) ITSM
20 168 (5.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 271 (8.79%) SQL
2 161 (5.22%) Java
3 91 (2.95%) Perl
4 82 (2.66%) Python
5 73 (2.37%) C
6 70 (2.27%) PowerShell
7 57 (1.85%) JavaScript
8 50 (1.62%) C++
9 46 (1.49%) Shell Script
10 42 (1.36%) C#
11 32 (1.04%) Bash Shell
12 30 (0.97%) PHP
12 30 (0.97%) Ruby
13 27 (0.88%) VB
14 20 (0.65%) PL/SQL
15 18 (0.58%) T-SQL
16 17 (0.55%) Go
17 16 (0.52%) VBScript
18 11 (0.36%) Scala
19 9 (0.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 331 (10.74%) Security Cleared
2 221 (7.17%) SC Cleared
3 209 (6.78%) Degree
4 84 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
5 82 (2.66%) PMI Certification
6 70 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 70 (2.27%) PMP
7 63 (2.04%) DV Cleared
7 63 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 60 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 52 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
10 51 (1.65%) MCSE
11 50 (1.62%) ISEB
12 48 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 42 (1.36%) CCNP
14 40 (1.30%) CCNA
15 37 (1.20%) MCSA
16 26 (0.84%) MCP
17 25 (0.81%) CISSP
18 24 (0.78%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (4.70%) SLA
2 110 (3.57%) QA
3 56 (1.82%) MiFID
4 53 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
5 39 (1.27%) PCI DSS
6 33 (1.07%) Data Quality
7 23 (0.75%) EMIR
8 21 (0.68%) ISO 9001
9 19 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 17 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 16 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
12 11 (0.36%) FATCA
13 10 (0.32%) Basel III
14 8 (0.26%) COBIT
15 6 (0.19%) PMBOK
16 5 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
17 4 (0.13%) GDPR
17 4 (0.13%) Solvency II
18 3 (0.097%) CRD IV
18 3 (0.097%) GxP
System Software
1 172 (5.58%) Active Directory
2 109 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.04%) vSphere
4 31 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
5 28 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 27 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
7 24 (0.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 21 (0.68%) NFS
8 21 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
9 20 (0.65%) Firmware
9 20 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 19 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
11 18 (0.58%) VMware ESX
12 17 (0.55%) XenDesktop
13 16 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
14 15 (0.49%) XenApp
15 14 (0.45%) Veritas File System
16 10 (0.32%) ProxySG
16 10 (0.32%) SRDF
16 10 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (1.49%) Puppet
2 37 (1.20%) SCCM
3 33 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (0.88%) Ansible
5 23 (0.75%) WSUS
6 22 (0.71%) NetBackup
7 19 (0.62%) Tivoli
8 15 (0.49%) Data Guard
9 14 (0.45%) Nagios
9 14 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 10 (0.32%) SCOM
10 10 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 9 (0.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 9 (0.29%) MOM
11 9 (0.29%) Netcool
11 9 (0.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 9 (0.29%) OPNET
12 8 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 8 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 434 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 343 (11.13%) Oracle
3 196 (6.36%) SAP
4 177 (5.74%) VMware
5 156 (5.06%) Cisco
6 130 (4.22%) HP
7 94 (3.05%) IBM
8 93 (3.02%) Citrix
9 78 (2.53%) ServiceNow
10 70 (2.27%) Red Hat
11 65 (2.11%) Remedy
12 52 (1.69%) CheckPoint
13 43 (1.40%) F5
14 40 (1.30%) Juniper
15 37 (1.20%) Palo Alto
15 37 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
16 35 (1.14%) EMC
17 33 (1.07%) Veritas
18 32 (1.04%) Blue Coat
19 29 (0.94%) Sun
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £0.00 - £535.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £450 - £525 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: From £150 to £180 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venn Group
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £350 to £410 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
AAP3
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £26700 - £29300 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: Up to £180 per day Up to £180 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Austin Fraser
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Adteq
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £350 - £395 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £315.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £235 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £160 - £165 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £3130 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago