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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 59 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1762 1677 1568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.59% 3.29% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 4.12% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1142 1031 997
Median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 53 37
Median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £15.99 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £46.25 £43.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -28.57%
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
40458 40695 38413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.49% 79.83% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27130 26742 24468
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1073 1145
Median hourly rate £27.62 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.43% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -9 722 £475 +11.76% 137
South East +24 357 £400 - 53
North East +4 164 £280 -4.76% 8
North West +14 144 £400 +2.52% 22
West Midlands +2 107 £400 +4.57% 32
South West +1 69 £375 -5.06% 18
East of England -25 68 £425 +13.33% 26
East Midlands +3 60 £425 - 15
Yorkshire -38 58 £386 +10.35% 17
Midlands -2 4 £563 -
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 1044 (29.97%) Finance
2 899 (25.81%) Project Management
3 835 (23.97%) ITIL
4 652 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 504 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
6 485 (13.92%) Microsoft
7 472 (13.55%) Windows
8 446 (12.81%) Security Cleared
9 425 (12.20%) PRINCE2
10 358 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
11 334 (9.59%) Banking
12 331 (9.50%) Oracle
12 331 (9.50%) Problem Management
13 327 (9.39%) Incident Management
14 316 (9.07%) SQL
15 314 (9.02%) SC Cleared
16 313 (8.99%) MS Excel
17 300 (8.61%) Service Management
18 288 (8.27%) Linux
19 282 (8.10%) Degree
20 281 (8.07%) Service Delivery
21 269 (7.72%) Unix
22 268 (7.69%) Business Analysis
23 254 (7.29%) Management Information System
24 247 (7.09%) Migration
25 244 (7.01%) Release Management
26 239 (6.86%) SAP
27 222 (6.37%) Risk Management
28 216 (6.20%) Firewall
28 216 (6.20%) Configuration 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
1 157 (4.51%) SharePoint
2 68 (1.95%) MS Exchange
3 61 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 60 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 52 (1.49%) IIS
6 44 (1.26%) Apache
6 44 (1.26%) CMS
7 39 (1.12%) Confluence
8 37 (1.06%) Skype for Business
9 22 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
10 20 (0.57%) IBM Notes
11 19 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 18 (0.52%) MQSeries
13 15 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
14 14 (0.40%) JBoss
14 14 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
14 14 (0.40%) Tuxedo
15 13 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 11 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 313 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 202 (5.80%) MS Office
3 148 (4.25%) MS Project
4 110 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 86 (2.47%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.55%) Open Workbench
7 11 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.14%) HipChat
9 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.11%) Siemens NX
10 3 (0.086%) CATIA
10 3 (0.086%) SPSS
11 1 (0.029%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 43 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 22 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
5 17 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
6 16 (0.46%) SAP FI
7 15 (0.43%) SAP CO
7 15 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
8 14 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
8 14 (0.40%) SAP ERP
9 12 (0.34%) SAP MDM
9 12 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 11 (0.32%) Maximo
10 11 (0.32%) SAP SD
11 10 (0.29%) OpenText MBPM
12 9 (0.26%) Documaker
13 7 (0.20%) RMDS
13 7 (0.20%) SAP CRM
14 6 (0.17%) assyst
14 6 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 84 (2.41%) Office 365
2 48 (1.38%) SaaS
3 47 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (0.83%) IaaS
6 28 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (0.80%) PaaS
7 21 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
8 14 (0.40%) Taleo
9 11 (0.32%) Yammer
10 9 (0.26%) Google Apps
11 7 (0.20%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.057%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.057%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.057%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.057%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.029%) Heroku
13 1 (0.029%) IBM Blueworks
13 1 (0.029%) IBM SmartCloud
13 1 (0.029%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 216 (6.20%) Firewall
2 142 (4.08%) DNS
3 121 (3.47%) TCP/IP
4 114 (3.27%) WAN
5 106 (3.04%) SAN
6 97 (2.78%) LAN
7 85 (2.44%) DHCP
8 74 (2.12%) SSL
9 73 (2.10%) Wireless
10 71 (2.04%) LDAP
11 60 (1.72%) MPLS
12 59 (1.69%) VPN
13 56 (1.61%) Internet
14 44 (1.26%) Network Security
14 44 (1.26%) VoIP
15 42 (1.21%) IPsec
16 37 (1.06%) BGP
17 36 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
18 31 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
19 29 (0.83%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 69 (1.98%) DB2
3 67 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 60 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 54 (1.55%) Oracle Database
6 34 (0.98%) Big Data
7 32 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
7 32 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (0.80%) RDBMS
9 27 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (0.60%) MS Access
11 21 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
12 20 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
12 20 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (0.52%) Data Mining
14 17 (0.49%) MySQL
14 17 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 110 (3.16%) JIRA
2 42 (1.21%) Git (software)
3 38 (1.09%) Jenkins
4 25 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (0.60%) Maven
6 19 (0.55%) JUnit
6 19 (0.55%) Subversion
7 16 (0.46%) Hudson
7 16 (0.46%) TeamCity
8 13 (0.37%) SoapUI
8 13 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
9 10 (0.29%) Ant
9 10 (0.29%) StarTeam
9 10 (0.29%) Visual Studio
10 9 (0.26%) ClearCase
10 9 (0.26%) MSI
11 8 (0.23%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.23%) LoadRunner
11 8 (0.23%) Mockito
12 7 (0.20%) Introscope
General
1 1044 (29.97%) Finance
2 334 (9.59%) Banking
3 186 (5.34%) Retail
4 141 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 98 (2.81%) Legal
6 73 (2.10%) Manufacturing
7 68 (1.95%) Investment Banking
8 62 (1.78%) Financial Institution
9 52 (1.49%) Front Office
9 52 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 46 (1.32%) Back Office
11 42 (1.21%) Marketing
12 40 (1.15%) Billing
13 38 (1.09%) Publishing
14 29 (0.83%) Retail Banking
15 27 (0.78%) Law
16 21 (0.60%) Local Government
17 19 (0.55%) Advertising
18 15 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
18 15 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 759 (21.79%) Analyst
2 570 (16.37%) Project Manager
3 353 (10.13%) Business Analyst
4 275 (7.90%) Change Manager
5 197 (5.66%) Consultant
6 145 (4.16%) Architect
7 119 (3.42%) Business Manager
8 109 (3.13%) IT Manager
9 108 (3.10%) Administrator
10 106 (3.04%) Support Engineer
11 104 (2.99%) Business Change Manager
12 103 (2.96%) Developer
13 95 (2.73%) Network Engineer
14 90 (2.58%) Programme Manager
15 85 (2.44%) Service Manager
16 74 (2.12%) Change Analyst
17 73 (2.10%) Support Analyst
18 71 (2.04%) Infrastructure Manager
19 70 (2.01%) Senior Manager
20 59 (1.69%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (2.99%) Middleware
2 85 (2.44%) .NET
2 85 (2.44%) XML
3 76 (2.18%) HTML
4 71 (2.04%) Web Services
5 49 (1.41%) CSS
6 42 (1.21%) J2EE
7 40 (1.15%) SOAP
8 25 (0.72%) ASP.NET
9 23 (0.66%) Ajax
10 19 (0.55%) IBM Integration Bus
11 16 (0.46%) Regular Expression
12 15 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
12 15 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
13 13 (0.37%) ISPF
13 13 (0.37%) jQuery
13 13 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
13 13 (0.37%) Spring
14 12 (0.34%) 802.1X
14 12 (0.34%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 358 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 254 (7.29%) Management Information System
3 203 (5.83%) Data Centre
4 72 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 63 (1.81%) CMDB
6 58 (1.67%) Clustering
7 52 (1.49%) NHS
7 52 (1.49%) Virtual Team
8 50 (1.44%) User Experience
9 46 (1.32%) PMI
10 43 (1.23%) Mainframe
11 36 (1.03%) iSeries
12 33 (0.95%) Economics
12 33 (0.95%) FMCG
12 33 (0.95%) PKI
12 33 (0.95%) Replication
13 32 (0.92%) AS400
13 32 (0.92%) Fixed Income
14 31 (0.89%) Visualisation
15 30 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 472 (13.55%) Windows
2 288 (8.27%) Linux
3 269 (7.72%) Unix
4 202 (5.80%) Windows Server
5 148 (4.25%) Solaris
6 120 (3.45%) AIX
7 84 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 83 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 75 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 71 (2.04%) Windows 7
11 49 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (0.75%) Apple iOS
13 23 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
14 21 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 18 (0.52%) zOS
16 17 (0.49%) Windows XP
17 16 (0.46%) HPUX
18 14 (0.40%) SUSE
19 13 (0.37%) OS/390
20 11 (0.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 899 (25.81%) Project Management
2 835 (23.97%) ITIL
3 652 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 504 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
5 425 (12.20%) PRINCE2
6 331 (9.50%) Problem Management
7 327 (9.39%) Incident Management
8 300 (8.61%) Service Management
9 281 (8.07%) Service Delivery
10 268 (7.69%) Business Analysis
11 247 (7.09%) Migration
12 244 (7.01%) Release Management
13 222 (6.37%) Risk Management
14 216 (6.20%) Configuration Management
15 196 (5.63%) Programme Management
16 186 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
17 161 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
18 160 (4.59%) CRM
19 155 (4.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 153 (4.39%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 316 (9.07%) SQL
2 178 (5.11%) Java
3 82 (2.35%) C#
4 81 (2.33%) Shell Script
5 79 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 74 (2.12%) Perl
7 69 (1.98%) PowerShell
8 60 (1.72%) C
9 55 (1.58%) Python
10 37 (1.06%) C++
11 35 (1.00%) PL/SQL
12 33 (0.95%) T-SQL
13 30 (0.86%) VB
14 22 (0.63%) Bash Shell
14 22 (0.63%) PHP
15 21 (0.60%) VBScript
16 18 (0.52%) Ruby
17 17 (0.49%) JCL
18 15 (0.43%) REXX
19 14 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 446 (12.81%) Security Cleared
2 314 (9.02%) SC Cleared
3 282 (8.10%) Degree
4 129 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 121 (3.47%) PMI Certification
6 105 (3.01%) PMP
7 88 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
8 81 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 80 (2.30%) DV Cleared
10 68 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 64 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
12 58 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 57 (1.64%) CCNA
14 55 (1.58%) CCNP
15 45 (1.29%) CISSP
16 42 (1.21%) ISEB
17 39 (1.12%) MCSE
18 37 (1.06%) CCIE
19 25 (0.72%) APMP
20 24 (0.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (5.31%) SLA
2 134 (3.85%) QA
3 62 (1.78%) Data Quality
4 58 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 48 (1.38%) ISO 9001
6 26 (0.75%) MiFID
7 25 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 23 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 22 (0.63%) PCI DSS
10 20 (0.57%) COBIT
11 10 (0.29%) GxP
12 6 (0.17%) COSO
12 6 (0.17%) SAS 70
13 5 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 5 (0.14%) FATCA
14 4 (0.11%) ISO20022
14 4 (0.11%) P3O
14 4 (0.11%) RMADS
14 4 (0.11%) SEPA
15 3 (0.086%) Basel III
System Software
1 169 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 114 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 33 (0.95%) Firmware
5 30 (0.86%) VMware ESX
6 27 (0.78%) vSphere
7 26 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
8 20 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
8 20 (0.57%) XenApp
9 17 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (0.40%) Terminal Services
10 14 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 14 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (0.40%) XenDesktop
11 12 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
12 11 (0.32%) NFS
12 11 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 10 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
14 9 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
15 8 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 51 (1.46%) SCCM
2 50 (1.44%) Tivoli
3 46 (1.32%) NetBackup
4 45 (1.29%) Puppet
5 30 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 27 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
7 23 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
7 23 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (0.49%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 15 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
9 15 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
10 14 (0.40%) HP SIM
10 14 (0.40%) OPNET
11 13 (0.37%) Perfmon
12 12 (0.34%) Ansible
12 12 (0.34%) Nagios
12 12 (0.34%) SCOM
13 11 (0.32%) Control-M
13 11 (0.32%) HP SiteScope
13 11 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 485 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 331 (9.50%) Oracle
3 239 (6.86%) SAP
4 201 (5.77%) VMware
5 200 (5.74%) Cisco
6 182 (5.23%) HP
7 135 (3.88%) IBM
8 132 (3.79%) Citrix
9 109 (3.13%) ServiceNow
10 73 (2.10%) Red Hat
11 64 (1.84%) Remedy
12 58 (1.67%) EMC
13 55 (1.58%) F5
13 55 (1.58%) Juniper
14 49 (1.41%) CA
15 48 (1.38%) CheckPoint
16 43 (1.23%) Symantec
17 42 (1.21%) NetApp
17 42 (1.21%) Palo Alto
18 36 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Rate: £225 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Rate: £224.38 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £28k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £470 - £510 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Source Technology
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ConSol Partners
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Potential to work from home on a Friday.
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £288.00 - £413.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago