The first table below looks at the demand for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 11 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 Hertfordshire 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 37 32 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing Change Management 21 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.39% 4.39% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 5.64% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 14
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£388 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £359 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £443 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £376 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+48.83% +22.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
447 479 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.21% 77.89% 68.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 241 263
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 56
Average hourly rate £21.00 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.70 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £50.00 £47.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Change Management
East of England

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 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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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
Watford +1 7 £388 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £325 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £400 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £160 -
Stevenage - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Change Management
East of England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 36 (65.45%) Project Management
2 18 (32.73%) Finance
3 17 (30.91%) Retail
4 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
5 11 (20.00%) SQL
5 11 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 11 (20.00%) Time Management
6 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
8 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
9 7 (12.73%) ITIL
9 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
10 6 (10.91%) IBM Notes
10 6 (10.91%) Lotus
10 6 (10.91%) Blackberry
10 6 (10.91%) Service Management
11 4 (7.27%) Release Management
11 4 (7.27%) ITSM
11 4 (7.27%) BMC
11 4 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (7.27%) UNIX
11 4 (7.27%) Linux
11 4 (7.27%) Java
11 4 (7.27%) .NET
11 4 (7.27%) Oracle
11 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
11 4 (7.27%) Oracle Service Bus

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (10.91%) IBM Notes
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Lync
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) DTS
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Rational Rose
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 17 (30.91%) Retail
3 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.64%) Legal
7 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Analyst
2 17 (30.91%) Business Analyst
3 14 (25.45%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (10.91%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) IT Support
5 5 (9.09%) Change Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) DBA
7 2 (3.64%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (3.64%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.64%) Backup Consultant
8 1 (1.82%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Transformation Project Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Business Transformation Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Backup Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.45%) Informatics
2 3 (5.45%) CMDB
3 2 (3.64%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.82%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Social Media
4 1 (1.82%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) UNIX
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) Project Management
2 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
3 11 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (20.00%) Time Management
4 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
5 7 (12.73%) ITIL
5 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
6 6 (10.91%) Service Management
7 4 (7.27%) ITSM
7 4 (7.27%) Release Management
8 3 (5.45%) Use Case
8 3 (5.45%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.45%) Migration
8 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.45%) Data Entry
9 2 (3.64%) Product Management
9 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) APMP
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (3.64%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Lotus
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) BMC
4 3 (5.45%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) EMC
5 2 (3.64%) SAP
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) Brocade
5 2 (3.64%) Veeam
6 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.82%) Remedy