The first table below looks at the demand for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Guildford 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 27 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Management 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.20% 1.46% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 2.10% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £110 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-41.53% +124.13%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 143 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 73.06% 69.76% 63.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 67 39
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £165 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £50.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.66% +44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £26.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Change Management
Surrey

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (45.45%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Ericsson
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
4 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
5 6 (27.27%) Project Planning
5 6 (27.27%) Business Development
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) Project Management
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 5 (22.73%) SSH
6 5 (22.73%) Fault Management
6 5 (22.73%) Internet
6 5 (22.73%) HND
6 5 (22.73%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
6 5 (22.73%) SMTP
6 5 (22.73%) FTP
6 5 (22.73%) HTTP
6 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
6 5 (22.73%) VPN
7 4 (18.18%) SSL
7 4 (18.18%) SLA
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) ISEB
8 3 (13.64%) WCDMA
8 3 (13.64%) GSM
8 3 (13.64%) MS Office

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (4.55%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
3 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SSH
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
1 5 (22.73%) SMTP
1 5 (22.73%) FTP
1 5 (22.73%) HTTP
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
1 5 (22.73%) VPN
2 4 (18.18%) SSL
3 3 (13.64%) WCDMA
3 3 (13.64%) GSM
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Business Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) OSS Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) NHS Performance Manager
5 1 (4.55%) NHS Contracts Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Manager
5 1 (4.55%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) NHS
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) CentOS
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
2 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
3 6 (27.27%) Project Planning
3 6 (27.27%) Business Development
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Fault Management
5 3 (13.64%) Workflow
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (4.55%) Use Case
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) Service Management
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.55%) SIEM
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (22.73%) HND
4 3 (13.64%) ISEB
5 1 (4.55%) HNC
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Ericsson
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) NetCracker
3 3 (13.64%) NEC
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.55%) CA
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Remedy
5 1 (4.55%) ArcSight