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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 56 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1688 1662 1861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.23% 3.45% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 4.63% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1066 994 1127
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£400 £415 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £568 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 18 49
Average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% -26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.05 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £86.50 £61.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +26.66%
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
38925 35924 38359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.48% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24714 22629 22625
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1022 1412
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -3 802 £425 -3.40% 164
South East +10 303 £375 -3.22% 78
South West -5 120 £399 +1.72% 36
East of England +21 99 £388 -3.12% 32
West Midlands -4 91 £380 +1.33% 28
North West -25 84 £360 +2.85% 36
East Midlands -2 71 £450 +5.88% 24
Yorkshire -15 69 £410 +9.33% 28
North East -24 24 £295 +1.11% 8
Midlands +2 7 £525 +42.85% 2
South Coast - - - -
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1011 (30.96%) Finance
2 882 (27.01%) Project Management
3 566 (17.33%) ITIL
4 484 (14.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 457 (13.99%) PRINCE2
6 449 (13.75%) Microsoft
7 442 (13.53%) Banking
8 433 (13.26%) Windows
9 317 (9.71%) SQL
9 317 (9.71%) Oracle
10 314 (9.61%) MS Excel
11 311 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
12 297 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 287 (8.79%) Business Analysis
14 278 (8.51%) SAP
15 256 (7.84%) Service Management
16 251 (7.69%) MS Project
17 250 (7.65%) Retail
18 245 (7.50%) Migration
19 239 (7.32%) Degree
20 236 (7.23%) Service Delivery
21 232 (7.10%) MS Office
22 227 (6.95%) UNIX
22 227 (6.95%) Management Information System
23 217 (6.64%) Linux
24 215 (6.58%) Project Planning
25 214 (6.55%) Security Cleared
26 210 (6.43%) Incident Management
27 203 (6.22%) Risk Management
28 195 (5.97%) SQL Server

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 191 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 81 (2.48%) IIS
3 63 (1.93%) MS Exchange
4 46 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 43 (1.32%) Apache
6 36 (1.10%) WebLogic
7 35 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
8 34 (1.04%) WebSphere
9 29 (0.89%) MS Project Server
9 29 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 29 (0.89%) Lync
10 27 (0.83%) CMS
11 25 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
12 21 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (0.61%) Tomcat
13 20 (0.61%) IBM Notes
14 18 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (0.52%) Documentum
16 16 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 14 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 314 (9.61%) MS Excel
2 251 (7.69%) MS Project
3 232 (7.10%) MS Office
4 161 (4.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 138 (4.23%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.21%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.092%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.092%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.031%) Windchill
11 1 (0.031%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.031%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.031%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 68 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 34 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (0.95%) SAP SRM
4 24 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
5 22 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
6 20 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
7 15 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
8 13 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
9 12 (0.37%) assyst
10 10 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 10 (0.31%) SAP PM
11 9 (0.28%) SAP QM
11 9 (0.28%) CA Clarity
12 8 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
12 8 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
12 8 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
13 7 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
13 7 (0.21%) Loan IQ
13 7 (0.21%) SAP ERP
13 7 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 41 (1.26%) SaaS
2 35 (1.07%) Office 365
3 14 (0.43%) PaaS
4 11 (0.34%) IaaS
5 10 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.092%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.061%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.061%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 159 (4.87%) Firewall
2 120 (3.67%) DNS
3 73 (2.24%) TCP/IP
4 71 (2.17%) SAN
5 67 (2.05%) WAN
6 54 (1.65%) Internet
7 51 (1.56%) LAN
7 51 (1.56%) VPN
8 50 (1.53%) DHCP
9 38 (1.16%) BGP
9 38 (1.16%) Intranet
10 35 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
11 30 (0.92%) LDAP
12 28 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (0.86%) Multicast
12 28 (0.86%) SSL
12 28 (0.86%) MPLS
13 27 (0.83%) Network Security
14 26 (0.80%) HTTP
15 25 (0.77%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 59 (1.81%) Oracle Database
3 51 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (1.16%) Relational Database
7 31 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 27 (0.83%) MySQL
9 26 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
9 26 (0.80%) SAP BW
10 25 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (0.70%) DB2
11 23 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
12 22 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
13 21 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (0.55%) DTS
15 18 (0.55%) RDBMS
16 15 (0.46%) OLAP
16 15 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (1.22%) Subversion
2 35 (1.07%) JIRA
3 25 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 20 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
5 18 (0.55%) Visual Studio
6 16 (0.49%) Maven
7 15 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (0.40%) Jenkins
9 10 (0.31%) TeamCity
9 10 (0.31%) Serena SBM
10 9 (0.28%) Hudson
11 8 (0.24%) Gradle
12 7 (0.21%) ERwin
13 5 (0.15%) Introscope
13 5 (0.15%) Toad
13 5 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (0.12%) Ant
14 4 (0.12%) Rational Rose
General
1 1011 (30.96%) Finance
2 442 (13.53%) Banking
3 250 (7.65%) Retail
4 130 (3.98%) Telecoms
5 118 (3.61%) Investment Banking
6 93 (2.85%) Manufacturing
7 75 (2.30%) Legal
8 72 (2.20%) Front Office
8 72 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 69 (2.11%) Back Office
9 69 (2.11%) Retail Banking
10 59 (1.81%) Marketing
11 48 (1.47%) Local Government
12 42 (1.29%) Financial Institution
13 36 (1.10%) Publishing
14 30 (0.92%) Billing
15 22 (0.67%) Advertising
15 22 (0.67%) Law
16 18 (0.55%) General Ledger
17 17 (0.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 864 (26.45%) Analyst
2 612 (18.74%) Project Manager
3 413 (12.65%) Business Analyst
4 267 (8.18%) Change Manager
5 193 (5.91%) Consultant
6 119 (3.64%) Developer
7 111 (3.40%) Change Analyst
8 93 (2.85%) Administrator
9 90 (2.76%) Programme Manager
10 89 (2.73%) Senior Manager
11 86 (2.63%) Business Manager
12 78 (2.39%) PMO Analyst
12 78 (2.39%) Architect
13 77 (2.36%) Service Manager
14 73 (2.24%) Applications Support
15 67 (2.05%) Support Analyst
16 63 (1.93%) Senior Project Manager
17 61 (1.87%) Business Change Manager
17 61 (1.87%) SAP Manager
17 61 (1.87%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (2.82%) .NET
2 70 (2.14%) Web Services
3 53 (1.62%) XML
4 47 (1.44%) Middleware
5 43 (1.32%) HTML
6 30 (0.92%) ASP.NET
7 29 (0.89%) SOAP
8 28 (0.86%) Rendezvous
9 25 (0.77%) CSS
10 20 (0.61%) J2EE
11 19 (0.58%) LAMP
12 18 (0.55%) jQuery
13 17 (0.52%) .NET Framework
14 16 (0.49%) Regular Expression
15 14 (0.43%) REST
16 13 (0.40%) HTML5
17 12 (0.37%) Android SDK
18 11 (0.34%) JMS
18 11 (0.34%) WCF
18 11 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 311 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 227 (6.95%) Management Information System
3 74 (2.27%) NHS
4 66 (2.02%) PMI
5 51 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 49 (1.50%) Fixed Income
7 43 (1.32%) FMCG
8 42 (1.29%) Economics
8 42 (1.29%) CMDB
9 41 (1.26%) Computer Science
10 37 (1.13%) Mainframe
11 35 (1.07%) User Experience
11 35 (1.07%) Clustering
12 32 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (0.80%) Blackberry
14 25 (0.77%) Replication
15 23 (0.70%) N-Tier
16 20 (0.61%) Credit Risk
16 20 (0.61%) Mathematics
17 18 (0.55%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 433 (13.26%) Windows
2 227 (6.95%) UNIX
3 217 (6.64%) Linux
4 151 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 113 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 77 (2.36%) Windows 7
7 76 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 58 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (1.13%) Solaris
10 36 (1.10%) SUSE
10 36 (1.10%) AIX
11 28 (0.86%) Windows XP
12 21 (0.64%) Android
13 19 (0.58%) Windows 2000
14 13 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
15 12 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
16 11 (0.34%) Windows NT
17 7 (0.21%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.18%) MVS
19 4 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 882 (27.01%) Project Management
2 566 (17.33%) ITIL
3 484 (14.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 457 (13.99%) PRINCE2
5 297 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 287 (8.79%) Business Analysis
7 256 (7.84%) Service Management
8 245 (7.50%) Migration
9 236 (7.23%) Service Delivery
10 215 (6.58%) Project Planning
11 210 (6.43%) Incident Management
12 203 (6.22%) Risk Management
13 184 (5.63%) Programme Management
14 172 (5.27%) ERP
15 159 (4.87%) Change Control
16 152 (4.65%) Configuration Management
17 150 (4.59%) CRM
18 147 (4.50%) Problem Management
19 130 (3.98%) Business Transformation
20 127 (3.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 317 (9.71%) SQL
2 123 (3.77%) Java
3 82 (2.51%) C
4 76 (2.33%) Perl
5 67 (2.05%) PowerShell
6 56 (1.71%) Shell Script
7 52 (1.59%) C#
8 42 (1.29%) JavaScript
9 29 (0.89%) Python
10 28 (0.86%) PL/SQL
11 26 (0.80%) T-SQL
12 24 (0.73%) PHP
13 23 (0.70%) VB
14 18 (0.55%) VBScript
15 15 (0.46%) Korn
16 10 (0.31%) Scala
16 10 (0.31%) VBA
17 7 (0.21%) Jython
17 7 (0.21%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.18%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 239 (7.32%) Degree
2 214 (6.55%) Security Cleared
3 137 (4.19%) SC Cleared
4 112 (3.43%) PMI Certification
5 64 (1.96%) PMP
6 59 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
7 57 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 55 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 48 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
10 46 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 41 (1.26%) ISEB
12 35 (1.07%) CCNP
13 27 (0.83%) CCNA
14 25 (0.77%) MCSE
14 25 (0.77%) DV Cleared
15 21 (0.64%) MCITP
16 20 (0.61%) APMP
17 18 (0.55%) MCTS
18 14 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
18 14 (0.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (4.56%) SLA
2 138 (4.23%) QA
3 20 (0.61%) EMIR
3 20 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
3 20 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.55%) P3O
4 18 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.40%) Solvency II
6 10 (0.31%) COBIT
6 10 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.28%) ISO 9000
7 9 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.21%) FATCA
9 6 (0.18%) Basel III
10 4 (0.12%) UCITS
10 4 (0.12%) MiFID
10 4 (0.12%) JSP 440
10 4 (0.12%) GxP
10 4 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 153 (4.68%) Active Directory
2 77 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (1.47%) vSphere
4 24 (0.73%) VMware ESX
5 22 (0.67%) XenApp
6 21 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 13 (0.40%) ISA Server
9 13 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (0.37%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
12 10 (0.31%) FreeRADIUS
13 8 (0.24%) XenServer
13 8 (0.24%) Hyper-V
13 8 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.092%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.092%) Platform Symphony
14 3 (0.092%) RHEV
15 2 (0.061%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 36 (1.10%) SCCM
1 36 (1.10%) SCOM
2 20 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (0.58%) Data Guard
4 18 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (0.52%) CA Spectrum
6 14 (0.43%) HP SIM
6 14 (0.43%) Puppet
7 13 (0.40%) NetBackup
8 11 (0.34%) OpenView
9 10 (0.31%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.28%) BladeLogic
10 9 (0.28%) Netcool
10 9 (0.28%) Salt
11 8 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (0.24%) HP UCMDB
11 8 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
11 8 (0.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 7 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
13 6 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 449 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 317 (9.71%) Oracle
3 278 (8.51%) SAP
4 131 (4.01%) VMware
5 129 (3.95%) Cisco
6 120 (3.67%) Citrix
7 108 (3.31%) HP
8 87 (2.66%) Red Hat
9 66 (2.02%) Remedy
10 63 (1.93%) IBM
11 53 (1.62%) CA
12 49 (1.50%) EMC
13 46 (1.41%) CheckPoint
14 42 (1.29%) PeopleSoft
15 40 (1.22%) Siebel
16 37 (1.13%) ServiceNow
17 33 (1.01%) TIBCO
17 33 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
18 32 (0.98%) Juniper
19 28 (0.86%) BMC
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West Midlands
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Durham, County Durham
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Rate: Unspecified
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York, North Yorkshire
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Rate: Unspecified Competitive
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Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
LA International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Lorien Resourcing
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City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £800 per day
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £315 per day
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Bristol, Avon
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London
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London
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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