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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 60 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1738 1736 1657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.51% 3.28% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 4.08% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1164 1106 1039
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 £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 44 45
Median hourly rate £36.00 £24.16 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.02% +15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.18 £15.66 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £42.71 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £23.88 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+50.78% +20.88%
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
41109 42571 40219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.07% 80.47% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 27368 28203 25368
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 983 1139 1122
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +36.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £51.44 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -10 784 £450 +2.85% 118
South East +12 317 £388 +1.30% 42
West Midlands -15 119 £400 - 27
North East +12 108 £270 -15.29% 4
North West -9 105 £394 -1.56% 18
East of England +6 91 £450 +12.50% 18
East Midlands +10 75 £450 +5.88% 9
South West -8 75 £335 -18.04% 16
Yorkshire -32 46 £375 +17.64% 17
Midlands -11 3 £538 +67.96%
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1143 (32.22%) Finance
2 874 (24.64%) Project Management
3 834 (23.51%) ITIL
4 668 (18.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 526 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
6 512 (14.43%) Microsoft
7 456 (12.86%) Windows
8 432 (12.18%) Security Cleared
9 415 (11.70%) PRINCE2
10 388 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
11 358 (10.09%) Banking
12 354 (9.98%) MS Excel
13 342 (9.64%) Oracle
14 325 (9.16%) Incident Management
15 318 (8.97%) Problem Management
15 318 (8.97%) SQL
16 309 (8.71%) Business Analysis
17 306 (8.63%) SC Cleared
18 294 (8.29%) Service Management
19 287 (8.09%) Service Delivery
20 286 (8.06%) Degree
21 285 (8.03%) Unix
22 274 (7.72%) Linux
23 254 (7.16%) Release Management
24 247 (6.96%) Management Information System
25 239 (6.74%) MS Office
26 238 (6.71%) SAP
27 237 (6.68%) Migration
28 219 (6.17%) Risk Management
29 218 (6.15%) Firewall

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
1 171 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 58 (1.64%) WebLogic
3 53 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 52 (1.47%) Confluence
5 48 (1.35%) WebSphere
6 46 (1.30%) CMS
7 42 (1.18%) IIS
8 41 (1.16%) Apache
9 35 (0.99%) Skype for Business
10 27 (0.76%) IBM Notes
11 19 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
12 17 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
13 14 (0.39%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
14 13 (0.37%) Tuxedo
15 12 (0.34%) MQSeries
15 12 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 11 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 354 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 239 (6.74%) MS Office
3 162 (4.57%) MS Project
4 135 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 106 (2.99%) MS Visio
6 25 (0.70%) Open Workbench
7 16 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.14%) Windchill
9 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.085%) Siemens NX
10 3 (0.085%) SPSS
11 1 (0.028%) CATIA
11 1 (0.028%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 43 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
4 19 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 17 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
6 16 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
7 14 (0.39%) SAP CO
7 14 (0.39%) SAP FI
7 14 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
8 13 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
8 13 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
9 12 (0.34%) SAP MDM
10 11 (0.31%) SAP ERP
10 11 (0.31%) SAP SD
11 10 (0.28%) SAP CRM
12 9 (0.25%) Documaker
12 9 (0.25%) OpenText MBPM
13 8 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
14 7 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 96 (2.71%) Office 365
2 46 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (1.21%) SaaS
4 35 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (0.85%) IaaS
6 28 (0.79%) PaaS
7 20 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
9 14 (0.39%) Yammer
10 7 (0.20%) OneDrive
10 7 (0.20%) Taleo
11 6 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
12 4 (0.11%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.085%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.056%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.056%) Oracle CX
15 1 (0.028%) GitHub
15 1 (0.028%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.028%) Rackspace Cloud
15 1 (0.028%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 218 (6.15%) Firewall
2 146 (4.12%) DNS
3 137 (3.86%) TCP/IP
4 120 (3.38%) SAN
5 114 (3.21%) WAN
6 109 (3.07%) LAN
7 103 (2.90%) Wireless
8 100 (2.82%) DHCP
9 91 (2.57%) LDAP
10 66 (1.86%) SSL
11 64 (1.80%) VPN
12 60 (1.69%) Internet
13 59 (1.66%) Network Security
14 55 (1.55%) IPsec
15 53 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
16 50 (1.41%) VoIP
17 49 (1.38%) MPLS
18 48 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
19 39 (1.10%) BGP
20 37 (1.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 58 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 52 (1.47%) DB2
5 44 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 38 (1.07%) Big Data
7 37 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
8 27 (0.76%) Data Mining
8 27 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 25 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
11 23 (0.65%) RDBMS
11 23 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
13 21 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
13 21 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (0.54%) MySQL
15 17 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (0.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 123 (3.47%) JIRA
2 40 (1.13%) Git (software)
3 37 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 30 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (0.79%) Maven
6 26 (0.73%) Subversion
7 22 (0.62%) JUnit
8 18 (0.51%) SoapUI
9 17 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
10 15 (0.42%) Hudson
11 14 (0.39%) Ant
11 14 (0.39%) MSI
12 13 (0.37%) TeamCity
13 12 (0.34%) JIRA Agile
14 10 (0.28%) StarTeam
14 10 (0.28%) Visual Studio
15 8 (0.23%) ClearCase
15 8 (0.23%) LoadRunner
15 8 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
15 8 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1143 (32.22%) Finance
2 358 (10.09%) Banking
3 197 (5.55%) Retail
4 126 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 88 (2.48%) Legal
6 86 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 73 (2.06%) Financial Institution
8 69 (1.95%) Investment Banking
9 57 (1.61%) Marketing
10 51 (1.44%) Back Office
11 47 (1.33%) Billing
12 43 (1.21%) Front Office
13 34 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
14 31 (0.87%) Retail Banking
15 27 (0.76%) Publishing
16 20 (0.56%) Advertising
17 18 (0.51%) Automotive
18 17 (0.48%) Law
19 16 (0.45%) Military
20 13 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 811 (22.86%) Analyst
2 587 (16.55%) Project Manager
3 383 (10.80%) Business Analyst
4 297 (8.37%) Change Manager
5 198 (5.58%) Consultant
6 149 (4.20%) Architect
7 147 (4.14%) Business Manager
8 144 (4.06%) Administrator
9 131 (3.69%) Business Change Manager
10 122 (3.44%) IT Manager
11 102 (2.88%) Network Engineer
11 102 (2.88%) Support Engineer
12 97 (2.73%) Developer
13 87 (2.45%) Programme Manager
14 84 (2.37%) Change Analyst
15 83 (2.34%) Service Manager
16 71 (2.00%) Infrastructure Manager
17 68 (1.92%) Senior Manager
18 63 (1.78%) IT Project Manager
18 63 (1.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (2.88%) Middleware
2 91 (2.57%) .NET
3 80 (2.26%) XML
4 79 (2.23%) HTML
5 76 (2.14%) Web Services
6 51 (1.44%) CSS
7 44 (1.24%) J2EE
7 44 (1.24%) SOAP
8 21 (0.59%) Ajax
9 19 (0.54%) IBM Integration Bus
9 19 (0.54%) JSP
10 18 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
11 17 (0.48%) ASP.NET
11 17 (0.48%) Spring
12 16 (0.45%) Regular Expression
12 16 (0.45%) XSLT
13 15 (0.42%) 802.1X
14 14 (0.39%) ISPF
14 14 (0.39%) JSON
14 14 (0.39%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 388 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 247 (6.96%) Management Information System
3 194 (5.47%) Data Centre
4 78 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 67 (1.89%) CMDB
6 59 (1.66%) PMI
7 53 (1.49%) Virtual Team
8 50 (1.41%) Clustering
9 49 (1.38%) NHS
10 41 (1.16%) PKI
11 38 (1.07%) Mainframe
12 37 (1.04%) User Experience
13 35 (0.99%) Economics
14 31 (0.87%) Fixed Income
15 27 (0.76%) Equities
15 27 (0.76%) FMCG
15 27 (0.76%) iSeries
15 27 (0.76%) Statistics
16 26 (0.73%) Replication
16 26 (0.73%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 456 (12.86%) Windows
2 285 (8.03%) Unix
3 274 (7.72%) Linux
4 202 (5.69%) Windows Server
5 158 (4.45%) Solaris
6 127 (3.58%) AIX
7 61 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 61 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 56 (1.58%) Windows 7
9 55 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (0.73%) Apple iOS
12 21 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
13 18 (0.51%) CentOS
13 18 (0.51%) HPUX
14 17 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 17 (0.48%) Windows XP
15 15 (0.42%) Windows 10
16 14 (0.39%) SUSE
17 12 (0.34%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 874 (24.64%) Project Management
2 834 (23.51%) ITIL
3 668 (18.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 526 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
5 415 (11.70%) PRINCE2
6 325 (9.16%) Incident Management
7 318 (8.97%) Problem Management
8 309 (8.71%) Business Analysis
9 294 (8.29%) Service Management
10 287 (8.09%) Service Delivery
11 254 (7.16%) Release Management
12 237 (6.68%) Migration
13 219 (6.17%) Risk Management
14 215 (6.06%) Configuration Management
15 212 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
16 198 (5.58%) Programme Management
17 177 (4.99%) CRM
18 168 (4.74%) Root Cause Analysis
19 162 (4.57%) Scrum
20 161 (4.54%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 318 (8.97%) SQL
2 197 (5.55%) Java
3 88 (2.48%) JavaScript
4 76 (2.14%) Perl
5 74 (2.09%) C
6 72 (2.03%) Shell Script
7 69 (1.95%) PowerShell
8 65 (1.83%) C#
9 57 (1.61%) C++
10 42 (1.18%) Python
11 38 (1.07%) T-SQL
12 37 (1.04%) PHP
12 37 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 25 (0.70%) VBScript
14 22 (0.62%) VB
15 19 (0.54%) Bash Shell
15 19 (0.54%) Ruby
16 18 (0.51%) JCL
17 15 (0.42%) REXX
18 14 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 432 (12.18%) Security Cleared
2 306 (8.63%) SC Cleared
3 286 (8.06%) Degree
4 132 (3.72%) PMI Certification
5 122 (3.44%) PMP
6 112 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
7 89 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
8 79 (2.23%) BPSS Clearance
9 71 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 65 (1.83%) DV Cleared
11 64 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 61 (1.72%) CCNP
13 58 (1.64%) CCNA
14 53 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 50 (1.41%) ISEB
16 43 (1.21%) MCSE
17 35 (0.99%) CCIE
17 35 (0.99%) CISSP
18 24 (0.68%) CCDP
18 24 (0.68%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (5.24%) SLA
2 151 (4.26%) QA
3 62 (1.75%) Data Quality
4 59 (1.66%) ISO 9001
5 57 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
6 35 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 33 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (0.87%) MiFID
9 29 (0.82%) PCI DSS
10 21 (0.59%) COBIT
11 8 (0.23%) SAS 70
12 6 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 6 (0.17%) COSO
12 6 (0.17%) GxP
13 5 (0.14%) FATCA
14 4 (0.11%) Solvency II
15 3 (0.085%) Dodd-Frank
15 3 (0.085%) EMIR
15 3 (0.085%) PMBOK
16 2 (0.056%) UCITS
System Software
1 156 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 97 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (0.85%) Firmware
4 28 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 25 (0.70%) VMware ESX
6 24 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 24 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
7 21 (0.59%) vSphere
8 19 (0.54%) Terminal Services
9 14 (0.39%) NFS
10 13 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (0.37%) Time Sharing Option
10 13 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 13 (0.37%) XenApp
11 12 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
12 9 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 9 (0.25%) XenDesktop
13 8 (0.23%) Docker
13 8 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (1.18%) NetBackup
1 42 (1.18%) Tivoli
2 37 (1.04%) SCCM
3 31 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 29 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
5 28 (0.79%) Puppet
6 23 (0.65%) OpenView
7 18 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
8 16 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
8 16 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
9 15 (0.42%) Nagios
9 15 (0.42%) Perfmon
10 14 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 13 (0.37%) HP SIM
11 13 (0.37%) SCOM
12 12 (0.34%) Ansible
12 12 (0.34%) OPNET
12 12 (0.34%) WSUS
13 11 (0.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 512 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 342 (9.64%) Oracle
3 238 (6.71%) SAP
4 214 (6.03%) Cisco
5 200 (5.64%) HP
6 171 (4.82%) VMware
7 121 (3.41%) IBM
8 120 (3.38%) ServiceNow
9 101 (2.85%) Citrix
10 67 (1.89%) Remedy
11 63 (1.78%) F5
12 62 (1.75%) Red Hat
13 60 (1.69%) Juniper
14 54 (1.52%) CA
15 53 (1.49%) Palo Alto
16 50 (1.41%) EMC
17 46 (1.30%) CheckPoint
18 44 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
19 39 (1.10%) Symantec
20 34 (0.96%) SolarWinds
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