The first table below looks at the demand for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 39 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 14 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.90% 2.37% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 3.41% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Average daily rate
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£385 £313 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% -38.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £313 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £313 £669
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
+39.53% +11.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
364 323 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.36% 69.46% 66.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 160 151
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 48 61
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £41.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Change Management
East of England

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Management across the Essex region.

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Essex region.

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Basildon +2 5 - -
Brentwood -2 2 - -
Witham +8 1 £325 - 1
Chelmsford - 1 £180 -
Colchester - 1 £445 -
Change Management
East of England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 17 (54.84%) Project Management
2 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
2 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
3 5 (16.13%) Finance
4 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Matrix Management
4 4 (12.90%) Use Case
4 4 (12.90%) Marketing
4 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (9.68%) Dependency Management
5 3 (9.68%) MS Office
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) Local Government
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Windows
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
6 2 (6.45%) Sage
6 2 (6.45%) NHS
6 2 (6.45%) Intranet

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) BASE24
1 1 (3.23%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) NonStop SQL
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Local Government
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Publishing
5 1 (3.23%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Project Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Change Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Change Manager
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Manager
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Change Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.45%) NHS
1 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Project Management
2 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Matrix Management
4 4 (12.90%) Use Case
4 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (9.68%) Dependency Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) Transition Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Sage
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) NetApp
3 1 (3.23%) Lotus