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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 54 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1679 1569 1709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.30% 3.22% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 4.22% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1041 1005 1034
Average daily rate
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£400 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 37 21
Average hourly rate £24.66 £35.00 £23.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.55% +50.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.11 £13.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £43.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.32 £35.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-30.52% +62.79%
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
39455 37165 33497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.65% 76.32% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25919 23647 20610
Average daily rate £415 £408 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% -1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 1127 1015
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £31.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -15.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 +2 795 £425 -5.55% 176
South East -4 273 £400 +6.66% 68
East of England +35 136 £375 +15.38% 26
Yorkshire +12 115 £350 - 24
North West -10 103 £390 -2.62% 30
West Midlands -6 77 £390 -2.50% 38
South West -24 71 £390 +4.00% 33
East Midlands -5 53 £425 -8.10% 18
North East +6 45 £294 +30.66% 11
Midlands -5 3 - - 1
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 1028 (31.12%) Finance
2 897 (27.16%) Project Management
3 755 (22.86%) ITIL
4 536 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 522 (15.80%) Microsoft
6 455 (13.78%) Windows
7 443 (13.41%) PRINCE2
8 383 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
9 374 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
10 360 (10.90%) MS Excel
11 354 (10.72%) Service Management
12 348 (10.54%) SQL
13 337 (10.20%) Banking
14 286 (8.66%) Business Analysis
15 276 (8.36%) Degree
16 272 (8.23%) Security Cleared
16 272 (8.23%) MS Office
17 264 (7.99%) SAP
18 252 (7.63%) Management Information System
19 244 (7.39%) Service Delivery
20 216 (6.54%) Incident Management
21 215 (6.51%) Retail
22 214 (6.48%) Problem Management
23 211 (6.39%) Migration
24 209 (6.33%) MS Project
25 208 (6.30%) SLA
26 207 (6.27%) SQL Server
27 202 (6.12%) Oracle
28 198 (5.99%) Linux
29 188 (5.69%) VMware

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 169 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 87 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 60 (1.82%) IIS
4 45 (1.36%) WebSphere
5 39 (1.18%) Lync
6 36 (1.09%) Apache
7 33 (1.00%) Tomcat
8 29 (0.88%) JBoss
9 25 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 24 (0.73%) CMS
11 23 (0.70%) Confluence
12 21 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
12 21 (0.64%) MS Project Server
13 16 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
14 15 (0.45%) WebLogic
14 15 (0.45%) SAS
14 15 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
15 14 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
16 13 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 360 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 272 (8.23%) MS Office
3 209 (6.33%) MS Project
4 138 (4.18%) MS Visio
5 127 (3.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.18%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.12%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.12%) Simulink
9 3 (0.091%) Stateflow
9 3 (0.091%) TargetLink
10 1 (0.030%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.030%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.030%) Windchill
10 1 (0.030%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 32 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 21 (0.64%) SAP ERP
4 20 (0.61%) SAP FI
4 20 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 20 (0.61%) SAP CO
5 16 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.48%) RMDS
6 13 (0.39%) SAP SD
6 13 (0.39%) Agresso
7 11 (0.33%) SAP SRM
8 10 (0.30%) SAP PLM
8 10 (0.30%) SAP WM
8 10 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 8 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (0.18%) ION MarketView
10 6 (0.18%) SAP BPC
10 6 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
11 5 (0.15%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.03%) PaaS
2 32 (0.97%) Office 365
3 27 (0.82%) SaaS
4 18 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (0.39%) GitHub
7 11 (0.33%) IaaS
8 10 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.15%) Force.com
10 4 (0.12%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.12%) Yammer
11 3 (0.091%) Taleo
11 3 (0.091%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.061%) SoftLayer
12 2 (0.061%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.061%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.061%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.030%) Symantec.cloud
13 1 (0.030%) FinancialForce.com
13 1 (0.030%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 126 (3.81%) Firewall
2 106 (3.21%) SAN
3 74 (2.24%) DNS
4 68 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 67 (2.03%) Internet
6 65 (1.97%) LAN
7 63 (1.91%) WAN
8 57 (1.73%) DHCP
9 42 (1.27%) VPN
10 39 (1.18%) Network Security
11 32 (0.97%) Multicast
12 31 (0.94%) LDAP
13 28 (0.85%) NAS
14 26 (0.79%) Wireless
15 24 (0.73%) HTTP
16 23 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 22 (0.67%) NetScaler
17 22 (0.67%) Unified Communications
17 22 (0.67%) VoIP
17 22 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (6.27%) SQL Server
2 94 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
3 66 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 48 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 45 (1.36%) Oracle Database
8 37 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (0.85%) DTS
11 26 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
12 23 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
12 23 (0.70%) MS Access
13 21 (0.64%) QlikView
14 20 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
15 19 (0.58%) DB2
15 19 (0.58%) MySQL
16 17 (0.51%) SAP BW
17 16 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
18 15 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (1.48%) JIRA
2 47 (1.42%) Subversion
3 35 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 31 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (0.76%) Maven
6 23 (0.70%) Git (software)
7 16 (0.48%) Visual Studio
8 11 (0.33%) JUnit
8 11 (0.33%) ClearCase
8 11 (0.33%) StarTeam
9 10 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (0.30%) TeamCity
10 9 (0.27%) Introscope
11 8 (0.24%) ClearQuest
11 8 (0.24%) CruiseControl
11 8 (0.24%) Ant
11 8 (0.24%) HP UFT
11 8 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
12 7 (0.21%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1028 (31.12%) Finance
2 337 (10.20%) Banking
3 215 (6.51%) Retail
4 149 (4.51%) Telecoms
5 94 (2.85%) Legal
6 78 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 72 (2.18%) Investment Banking
8 70 (2.12%) Marketing
9 56 (1.70%) Retail Banking
10 54 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
11 53 (1.60%) Front Office
12 45 (1.36%) Law
13 39 (1.18%) Back Office
13 39 (1.18%) Financial Institution
14 38 (1.15%) Publishing
15 27 (0.82%) Billing
16 22 (0.67%) Local Government
17 21 (0.64%) Automotive
18 14 (0.42%) Electronics
19 13 (0.39%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 736 (22.28%) Analyst
2 585 (17.71%) Project Manager
3 396 (11.99%) Business Analyst
4 239 (7.24%) Change Manager
5 184 (5.57%) Consultant
6 142 (4.30%) Developer
7 124 (3.75%) Business Manager
8 117 (3.54%) Service Manager
9 104 (3.15%) Architect
10 97 (2.94%) Change Analyst
11 84 (2.54%) Support Analyst
12 82 (2.48%) Programme Manager
13 79 (2.39%) Administrator
14 76 (2.30%) Support Engineer
15 72 (2.18%) Senior Manager
16 66 (2.00%) Business Change Manager
17 60 (1.82%) SAP Consultant
18 56 (1.70%) Applications Support
18 56 (1.70%) Delivery Manager
19 55 (1.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (3.60%) .NET
2 78 (2.36%) Web Services
3 69 (2.09%) Middleware
4 53 (1.60%) XML
5 46 (1.39%) HTML
6 31 (0.94%) WCF
7 29 (0.88%) ASP.NET
7 29 (0.88%) CSS
8 27 (0.82%) .NET Framework
9 26 (0.79%) SOAP
10 25 (0.76%) J2EE
10 25 (0.76%) Java EE
11 24 (0.73%) Spring
12 23 (0.70%) Rendezvous
13 20 (0.61%) JSP
14 19 (0.58%) jQuery
15 16 (0.48%) JSON
16 14 (0.42%) Ajax
17 13 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
18 12 (0.36%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 383 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
2 252 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 162 (4.90%) Data Centre
4 59 (1.79%) NHS
5 57 (1.73%) Clustering
6 53 (1.60%) Economics
7 52 (1.57%) User Experience
8 49 (1.48%) Fixed Income
9 47 (1.42%) PMI
10 46 (1.39%) Computer Science
11 45 (1.36%) CMDB
12 38 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 36 (1.09%) FMCG
14 35 (1.06%) Mainframe
15 30 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
16 27 (0.82%) Equities
17 25 (0.76%) Derivative
18 24 (0.73%) Replication
19 22 (0.67%) Statistics
20 18 (0.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 455 (13.78%) Windows
2 198 (5.99%) Linux
3 172 (5.21%) UNIX
4 133 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 93 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 89 (2.69%) Windows 7
8 57 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 51 (1.54%) Solaris
9 51 (1.54%) AIX
10 35 (1.06%) Windows XP
11 21 (0.64%) Windows 8
12 16 (0.48%) CentOS
13 9 (0.27%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.24%) Debian
14 8 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
15 7 (0.21%) SUSE
15 7 (0.21%) Windows NT
16 6 (0.18%) VMS
16 6 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 897 (27.16%) Project Management
2 755 (22.86%) ITIL
3 536 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 443 (13.41%) PRINCE2
5 374 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 354 (10.72%) Service Management
7 286 (8.66%) Business Analysis
8 244 (7.39%) Service Delivery
9 216 (6.54%) Incident Management
10 214 (6.48%) Problem Management
11 211 (6.39%) Migration
12 180 (5.45%) Risk Management
12 180 (5.45%) Programme Management
13 166 (5.03%) Release Management
13 166 (5.03%) Configuration Management
14 160 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
15 140 (4.24%) SDLC
16 136 (4.12%) ERP
16 136 (4.12%) Project Planning
17 130 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 348 (10.54%) SQL
2 148 (4.48%) Java
3 85 (2.57%) PowerShell
4 84 (2.54%) C#
5 58 (1.76%) JavaScript
5 58 (1.76%) Perl
6 55 (1.67%) C
7 50 (1.51%) T-SQL
8 47 (1.42%) Shell Script
9 43 (1.30%) VB
10 40 (1.21%) Python
11 23 (0.70%) Ruby
12 21 (0.64%) VBScript
13 20 (0.61%) VBA
14 19 (0.58%) Bash Shell
15 16 (0.48%) PHP
15 16 (0.48%) PL/SQL
16 12 (0.36%) C++
16 12 (0.36%) ABAP
17 10 (0.30%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 276 (8.36%) Degree
2 272 (8.23%) Security Cleared
3 176 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 124 (3.75%) PMI Certification
5 107 (3.24%) PMP
6 99 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
7 81 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
8 60 (1.82%) ISEB
9 59 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 58 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 55 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 46 (1.39%) CCNA
13 36 (1.09%) DV Cleared
14 35 (1.06%) APMP
15 33 (1.00%) CISSP
16 30 (0.91%) CCNP
17 29 (0.88%) MCSE
18 24 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 20 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
19 20 (0.61%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (6.30%) SLA
2 156 (4.72%) QA
3 27 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.54%) COBIT
6 18 (0.54%) EMIR
7 14 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 14 (0.42%) FATCA
8 12 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
9 11 (0.33%) GAMP
9 11 (0.33%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.24%) MiFID
11 7 (0.21%) COSO
11 7 (0.21%) P3O
12 6 (0.18%) GxP
12 6 (0.18%) ISO 9000
13 5 (0.15%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.12%) AIFMD
15 3 (0.091%) PMBOK
System Software
1 183 (5.54%) Active Directory
2 112 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (1.54%) vSphere
4 30 (0.91%) VMware ESX
5 25 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 25 (0.76%) XenApp
6 13 (0.39%) XenDesktop
6 13 (0.39%) Firmware
7 12 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 9 (0.27%) NFS
10 8 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (0.24%) Veritas File System
11 7 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 6 (0.18%) Terminal Server
12 6 (0.18%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.18%) XenServer
13 5 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 65 (1.97%) SCCM
2 38 (1.15%) Puppet
3 33 (1.00%) SCOM
4 26 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 22 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (0.58%) CA Spectrum
7 17 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
8 15 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
8 15 (0.45%) Control-M
9 14 (0.42%) MOM
10 13 (0.39%) AirWatch
11 12 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 12 (0.36%) Nagios
11 12 (0.36%) NetBackup
12 11 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
13 10 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 10 (0.30%) Netcool
14 8 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
14 8 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 522 (15.80%) Microsoft
2 264 (7.99%) SAP
3 202 (6.12%) Oracle
4 188 (5.69%) VMware
5 185 (5.60%) Cisco
6 117 (3.54%) Citrix
7 114 (3.45%) HP
8 101 (3.06%) IBM
9 86 (2.60%) Remedy
10 65 (1.97%) Red Hat
11 54 (1.63%) CheckPoint
12 47 (1.42%) F5
13 43 (1.30%) Juniper
14 38 (1.15%) Business Objects
15 35 (1.06%) CA
15 35 (1.06%) ServiceNow
16 34 (1.03%) NetApp
17 32 (0.97%) BMC
17 32 (0.97%) EMC
17 32 (0.97%) NetScout
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £440 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
City Test Limited
Rate: £600 per day This rate is negotiable for excellent skills match
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400 per day + Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £250 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £300 - £335 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hudson IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
ITecopeople
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Intapeople
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago