The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank - 17 33
Contract jobs citing Change Management 0 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 7.08% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 10.56% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 8
Average daily rate
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- £343 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -42.85%
Change Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
192 142 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 72.45% 66.98% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 94 100
Average daily rate £375 £365 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +18.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -12.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Dartford - - - -
Folkestone - - - - 1
Maidstone - - - - 1
Change Management
South East

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) AdminStudio
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Software Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Change Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
1 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) CITP
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) FrontRange
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Wyse
3 1 (20.00%) Reuters
3 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg