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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 55 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1646 1668 1688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.18% 3.38% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 4.42% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1038 1031 977
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £376
% change year-on-year
- -0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 48 17
Average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.12 £11.05 £17.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.90 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +39.53%
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
40278 37760 34988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.89% 76.47% 75.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26689 23812 21696
Average daily rate £422 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1067 1098 1032
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 -3 748 £435 -4.39% 197
South East -16 266 £390 +4.00% 68
East of England +25 127 £375 +15.38% 25
Yorkshire 0 114 £342 -2.28% 20
North West -9 106 £390 -2.74% 47
West Midlands +11 98 £400 +2.56% 40
South West -23 77 £400 +1.58% 31
East Midlands -8 57 £425 -5.55% 24
North East -5 37 £327 +30.62% 5
Midlands -2 6 £320 -4.47% 1
Change Management
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Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1063 (32.19%) Finance
2 929 (28.13%) Project Management
3 778 (23.56%) ITIL
4 541 (16.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 517 (15.66%) Microsoft
6 464 (14.05%) PRINCE2
7 454 (13.75%) Windows
8 387 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
9 379 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
10 364 (11.02%) MS Excel
11 359 (10.87%) Banking
12 344 (10.42%) Service Management
13 336 (10.18%) SQL
14 289 (8.75%) Degree
15 279 (8.45%) MS Office
16 277 (8.39%) Business Analysis
17 268 (8.12%) Security Cleared
18 260 (7.87%) Management Information System
19 244 (7.39%) Migration
20 243 (7.36%) SAP
21 239 (7.24%) Service Delivery
22 226 (6.84%) Incident Management
23 213 (6.45%) Problem Management
24 211 (6.39%) Retail
25 207 (6.27%) Risk Management
25 207 (6.27%) MS Project
25 207 (6.27%) Oracle
26 206 (6.24%) SQL Server
26 206 (6.24%) SLA
27 196 (5.94%) VMware

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 179 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 83 (2.51%) MS Exchange
3 61 (1.85%) IIS
4 48 (1.45%) Lync
5 47 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 35 (1.06%) Apache
7 32 (0.97%) Tomcat
8 27 (0.82%) CMS
9 23 (0.70%) JBoss
9 23 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
10 22 (0.67%) Confluence
11 21 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (0.55%) MS Project Server
13 16 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (0.45%) WebLogic
14 15 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
15 14 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
17 9 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 364 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 279 (8.45%) MS Office
3 207 (6.27%) MS Project
4 147 (4.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 141 (4.27%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.21%) Open Workbench
8 5 (0.15%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.091%) TargetLink
9 3 (0.091%) Simulink
9 3 (0.091%) Stateflow
10 2 (0.061%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.030%) Windchill
11 1 (0.030%) Mingle
11 1 (0.030%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.030%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 32 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 27 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.67%) SAP ERP
4 20 (0.61%) SAP FI
4 20 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 20 (0.61%) SAP CO
5 19 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (0.45%) RMDS
7 13 (0.39%) Agresso
8 11 (0.33%) SAP SD
8 11 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (0.27%) SAP WM
10 9 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (0.21%) SAP PLM
12 6 (0.18%) ION MarketView
12 6 (0.18%) SAP PP
12 6 (0.18%) Primavera
12 6 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
13 5 (0.15%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 31 (0.94%) Office 365
2 30 (0.91%) PaaS
3 29 (0.88%) SaaS
4 14 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.39%) GitHub
5 13 (0.39%) IaaS
6 9 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.15%) Force.com
8 4 (0.12%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.12%) Yammer
9 3 (0.091%) Taleo
9 3 (0.091%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.091%) SoftLayer
10 2 (0.061%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.061%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.061%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.061%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.030%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.030%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (4.18%) Firewall
2 112 (3.39%) SAN
3 73 (2.21%) Internet
3 73 (2.21%) DNS
4 71 (2.15%) TCP/IP
5 70 (2.12%) WAN
6 66 (2.00%) LAN
7 59 (1.79%) DHCP
8 43 (1.30%) VPN
8 43 (1.30%) Network Security
9 35 (1.06%) LDAP
10 32 (0.97%) Wireless
11 31 (0.94%) NAS
12 27 (0.82%) Multicast
13 25 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 24 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (0.70%) NetScaler
15 23 (0.70%) Intranet
16 22 (0.67%) HTTP
17 21 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (6.24%) SQL Server
2 99 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
3 68 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 50 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 47 (1.42%) Oracle Database
8 36 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
10 29 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (0.85%) DTS
12 24 (0.73%) MS Access
12 24 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
13 23 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (0.67%) QlikView
15 20 (0.61%) DB2
16 15 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 13 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
17 13 (0.39%) MySQL
18 12 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (1.45%) Subversion
2 45 (1.36%) JIRA
3 31 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (0.88%) Jenkins
5 21 (0.64%) Maven
6 20 (0.61%) Git (software)
7 16 (0.48%) Visual Studio
8 11 (0.33%) JUnit
8 11 (0.33%) ClearCase
9 10 (0.30%) StarTeam
9 10 (0.30%) TeamCity
10 9 (0.27%) Introscope
10 9 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.27%) Eclipse
11 8 (0.24%) HP UFT
11 8 (0.24%) CruiseControl
12 7 (0.21%) ERwin
12 7 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (0.18%) Cucumber
General
1 1063 (32.19%) Finance
2 359 (10.87%) Banking
3 211 (6.39%) Retail
4 133 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 109 (3.30%) Legal
6 90 (2.73%) Investment Banking
7 81 (2.45%) Manufacturing
8 60 (1.82%) Marketing
9 54 (1.64%) Retail Banking
10 53 (1.61%) Front Office
11 50 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 45 (1.36%) Law
13 41 (1.24%) Back Office
14 35 (1.06%) Financial Institution
15 33 (1.00%) Publishing
16 26 (0.79%) Billing
17 23 (0.70%) Automotive
18 22 (0.67%) Local Government
19 18 (0.55%) Electronics
20 17 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 738 (22.35%) Analyst
2 615 (18.63%) Project Manager
3 380 (11.51%) Business Analyst
4 249 (7.54%) Change Manager
5 170 (5.15%) Consultant
6 138 (4.18%) Developer
7 127 (3.85%) Service Manager
8 121 (3.66%) Business Manager
9 100 (3.03%) Architect
10 96 (2.91%) Change Analyst
11 88 (2.67%) Support Analyst
12 77 (2.33%) Support Engineer
13 73 (2.21%) Administrator
14 72 (2.18%) Senior Manager
15 70 (2.12%) Programme Manager
16 66 (2.00%) Business Change Manager
17 61 (1.85%) Applications Support
18 60 (1.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 60 (1.82%) Delivery Manager
19 55 (1.67%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (3.51%) .NET
2 81 (2.45%) Web Services
3 66 (2.00%) Middleware
4 53 (1.61%) XML
5 44 (1.33%) HTML
6 30 (0.91%) CSS
6 30 (0.91%) .NET Framework
7 29 (0.88%) WCF
8 26 (0.79%) ASP.NET
9 23 (0.70%) J2EE
10 22 (0.67%) SOAP
10 22 (0.67%) Java EE
10 22 (0.67%) Spring
11 21 (0.64%) jQuery
12 18 (0.55%) Rendezvous
12 18 (0.55%) JSP
13 17 (0.51%) JSON
14 14 (0.42%) Ajax
14 14 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
14 14 (0.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 387 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 260 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 162 (4.91%) Data Centre
4 62 (1.88%) NHS
5 56 (1.70%) Clustering
6 55 (1.67%) Economics
7 54 (1.64%) PMI
8 48 (1.45%) Fixed Income
9 45 (1.36%) CMDB
10 43 (1.30%) Computer Science
11 40 (1.21%) Mainframe
12 39 (1.18%) User Experience
13 36 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 34 (1.03%) FMCG
15 28 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
16 27 (0.82%) Derivative
17 26 (0.79%) Equities
18 25 (0.76%) Replication
19 23 (0.70%) Statistics
20 20 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 454 (13.75%) Windows
2 195 (5.91%) Linux
3 171 (5.18%) UNIX
4 130 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 101 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 97 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 88 (2.67%) Windows 7
8 54 (1.64%) AIX
9 52 (1.57%) Solaris
9 52 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 35 (1.06%) Windows XP
11 19 (0.58%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.39%) CentOS
13 8 (0.24%) Android
13 8 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
13 8 (0.24%) SUSE
13 8 (0.24%) Debian
14 7 (0.21%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.21%) VMS
14 7 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 929 (28.13%) Project Management
2 778 (23.56%) ITIL
3 541 (16.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 464 (14.05%) PRINCE2
5 379 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
6 344 (10.42%) Service Management
7 277 (8.39%) Business Analysis
8 244 (7.39%) Migration
9 239 (7.24%) Service Delivery
10 226 (6.84%) Incident Management
11 213 (6.45%) Problem Management
12 207 (6.27%) Risk Management
13 195 (5.91%) Programme Management
14 169 (5.12%) Configuration Management
15 160 (4.85%) Release Management
16 154 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
17 152 (4.60%) Project Planning
18 140 (4.24%) SDLC
19 137 (4.15%) ERP
19 137 (4.15%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 336 (10.18%) SQL
2 138 (4.18%) Java
3 87 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 84 (2.54%) C#
5 60 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 56 (1.70%) Perl
7 54 (1.64%) T-SQL
8 53 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 51 (1.54%) C
10 48 (1.45%) VB
11 33 (1.00%) Python
12 20 (0.61%) VBScript
13 19 (0.58%) Ruby
14 16 (0.48%) PL/SQL
14 16 (0.48%) Bash Shell
15 14 (0.42%) PHP
16 13 (0.39%) VBA
17 11 (0.33%) C++
18 10 (0.30%) COBOL
18 10 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 289 (8.75%) Degree
2 268 (8.12%) Security Cleared
3 174 (5.27%) SC Cleared
4 136 (4.12%) PMI Certification
5 115 (3.48%) PMP
6 101 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
7 74 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
8 65 (1.97%) ISEB
8 65 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 61 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 56 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 44 (1.33%) CCNA
12 40 (1.21%) APMP
13 36 (1.09%) DV Cleared
14 31 (0.94%) CISSP
15 27 (0.82%) MCSE
15 27 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 25 (0.76%) CCNP
17 19 (0.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
18 16 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (6.24%) SLA
2 161 (4.88%) QA
3 29 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (0.70%) COBIT
5 22 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 21 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 20 (0.61%) EMIR
8 12 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
8 12 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.33%) Data Quality
9 11 (0.33%) FATCA
9 11 (0.33%) COSO
10 10 (0.30%) P3O
10 10 (0.30%) MiFID
11 9 (0.27%) GAMP
11 9 (0.27%) ISO 9000
12 6 (0.18%) GxP
12 6 (0.18%) JSP 440
13 5 (0.15%) AIFMD
14 4 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 184 (5.57%) Active Directory
2 123 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (1.67%) vSphere
4 33 (1.00%) XenApp
5 28 (0.85%) VMware ESX
6 26 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 17 (0.51%) XenServer
7 17 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 13 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (0.39%) Firmware
9 11 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 9 (0.27%) NFS
11 9 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 9 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (0.27%) Time Sharing Option
12 8 (0.24%) Veritas File System
13 7 (0.21%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.18%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 70 (2.12%) SCCM
2 33 (1.00%) Puppet
3 31 (0.94%) Tivoli
4 29 (0.88%) SCOM
5 19 (0.58%) CA Spectrum
6 18 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (0.48%) MOM
8 15 (0.45%) Control-M
8 15 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
9 14 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
9 14 (0.42%) AirWatch
10 12 (0.36%) Nagios
10 12 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 12 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
11 11 (0.33%) NetBackup
12 10 (0.30%) Netcool
12 10 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 10 (0.30%) DatAdvantage
13 8 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 517 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 243 (7.36%) SAP
3 207 (6.27%) Oracle
4 196 (5.94%) VMware
5 176 (5.33%) Cisco
6 122 (3.69%) Citrix
7 121 (3.66%) HP
8 112 (3.39%) IBM
9 89 (2.70%) Remedy
10 58 (1.76%) Red Hat
11 56 (1.70%) CheckPoint
12 50 (1.51%) F5
13 43 (1.30%) Juniper
14 40 (1.21%) NetApp
15 38 (1.15%) ServiceNow
16 36 (1.09%) CA
17 35 (1.06%) EMC
18 33 (1.00%) BMC
19 31 (0.94%) Symantec
20 27 (0.82%) SolarWinds
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