The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 60 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Change Management 774 840 975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.20% 3.39% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 4.43% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 555 654
Average daily rate
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£448 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 16
Average hourly rate £25.75 £33.99 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.23% -2.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £16.79 £28.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.99 £44.90 £107.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £19.42
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +21.00%
Change Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18643 18955 19471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.96% 76.52% 74.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12990 13265 13081
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 229 362
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.44 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Change Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Change Management Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
City of London -3 139 £425 +0.89% 64
Brentford +5 11 £444 +14.51%
Uxbridge +4 9 £473 -5.50% 2
Docklands, London +4 4 £625 +19.04%
Feltham - 2 £475 -
Westminster -1 1 £600 -
Kingston Upon Thames -1 1 £350 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £425 -
Bromley - 1 - - 1
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Hayes - - - - 3
Romford - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 467 (29.97%) Finance
2 425 (27.28%) Project Management
3 306 (19.64%) Banking
4 293 (18.81%) ITIL
5 219 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 197 (12.64%) SQL
6 197 (12.64%) Windows
7 194 (12.45%) PRINCE2
8 175 (11.23%) Microsoft
9 160 (10.27%) Oracle
10 153 (9.82%) Business Analysis
11 147 (9.44%) SAP
11 147 (9.44%) Migration
12 144 (9.24%) UNIX
13 142 (9.11%) MS Excel
14 136 (8.73%) Linux
15 127 (8.15%) Degree
16 124 (7.96%) Service Management
17 114 (7.32%) Investment Banking
18 106 (6.80%) Retail
19 104 (6.68%) SharePoint
20 102 (6.55%) SQL Server
20 102 (6.55%) Service Delivery
21 101 (6.48%) Management Information System
22 94 (6.03%) MS Office
23 93 (5.97%) ERP
24 92 (5.91%) Incident Management
24 92 (5.91%) Project Planning
25 89 (5.71%) MS Project
25 89 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 104 (6.68%) SharePoint
2 33 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 30 (1.93%) IIS
4 23 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 22 (1.41%) MS Project Server
6 21 (1.35%) Lync
6 21 (1.35%) WebLogic
6 21 (1.35%) MS Exchange
7 19 (1.22%) Apache
8 16 (1.03%) CMS
9 13 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (0.77%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (0.64%) Confluence
12 8 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.39%) Documentum
14 6 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 142 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 94 (6.03%) MS Office
3 89 (5.71%) MS Project
4 80 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 52 (3.34%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.064%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.064%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.064%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.064%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 40 (2.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 27 (1.73%) SAP SRM
3 13 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
4 12 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.64%) SAP PM
6 10 (0.64%) SAP ERP
7 9 (0.58%) SAP QM
7 9 (0.58%) RMDS
8 8 (0.51%) Workday HCM
9 6 (0.39%) SAP SD
10 5 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (0.32%) Markit EDM
10 5 (0.32%) Cerner Millennium
10 5 (0.32%) assyst
11 4 (0.26%) Temenos T24
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.41%) Office 365
2 19 (1.22%) SaaS
3 9 (0.58%) PaaS
4 8 (0.51%) IaaS
5 3 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.064%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.064%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 79 (5.07%) Firewall
2 67 (4.30%) DNS
3 38 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 37 (2.37%) SAN
5 30 (1.93%) Multicast
6 27 (1.73%) WAN
7 24 (1.54%) VPN
7 24 (1.54%) Internet
8 23 (1.48%) DHCP
9 22 (1.41%) Intranet
10 19 (1.22%) LAN
11 17 (1.09%) BGP
11 17 (1.09%) Network Security
12 16 (1.03%) MPLS
12 16 (1.03%) HTTP
13 14 (0.90%) NetScaler
13 14 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (0.83%) SSL
15 12 (0.77%) Extranet
15 12 (0.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (6.55%) SQL Server
2 40 (2.57%) Oracle Database
3 34 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 20 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 19 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (1.16%) SAP BW
9 17 (1.09%) MySQL
9 17 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
10 16 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (0.96%) DB2
12 14 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (0.83%) RDBMS
14 11 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (0.64%) OLAP
16 8 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (2.31%) JIRA
2 26 (1.67%) Subversion
3 20 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (0.64%) Visual Studio
6 9 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 8 (0.51%) Maven
7 8 (0.51%) Serena SBM
8 5 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.32%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.26%) Ant
10 3 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.19%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.13%) Synon
11 2 (0.13%) NUnit
11 2 (0.13%) Rational Rose
11 2 (0.13%) ClearQuest
11 2 (0.13%) NCover
11 2 (0.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 467 (29.97%) Finance
2 306 (19.64%) Banking
3 114 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 106 (6.80%) Retail
5 60 (3.85%) Back Office
6 58 (3.72%) Front Office
7 48 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 45 (2.89%) Manufacturing
9 43 (2.76%) Legal
10 37 (2.37%) Financial Institution
11 31 (1.99%) Marketing
12 29 (1.86%) Telecoms
13 25 (1.60%) Publishing
14 24 (1.54%) Retail Banking
15 22 (1.41%) Local Government
16 18 (1.16%) Law
17 16 (1.03%) Billing
18 15 (0.96%) General Ledger
19 7 (0.45%) Advertising
19 7 (0.45%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 452 (29.01%) Analyst
2 253 (16.24%) Project Manager
3 224 (14.38%) Business Analyst
4 124 (7.96%) Change Manager
5 112 (7.19%) Consultant
6 77 (4.94%) Developer
7 55 (3.53%) Change Analyst
8 53 (3.40%) Business Manager
9 50 (3.21%) Architect
10 49 (3.15%) Programme Manager
11 44 (2.82%) Applications Support
12 43 (2.76%) Senior Manager
13 38 (2.44%) Administrator
14 37 (2.37%) DBA
15 36 (2.31%) SAP Manager
16 34 (2.18%) PMO Manager
16 34 (2.18%) Support Analyst
17 31 (1.99%) Senior Project Manager
17 31 (1.99%) SAP Consultant
17 31 (1.99%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (2.50%) .NET
2 34 (2.18%) XML
3 27 (1.73%) Rendezvous
4 26 (1.67%) HTML
5 22 (1.41%) ASP.NET
6 21 (1.35%) Web Services
7 17 (1.09%) CSS
7 17 (1.09%) Middleware
8 16 (1.03%) LAMP
8 16 (1.03%) jQuery
9 11 (0.71%) HTML5
9 11 (0.71%) J2EE
10 10 (0.64%) .NET Framework
11 9 (0.58%) SOAP
11 9 (0.58%) XSLT
11 9 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (0.58%) REST
12 8 (0.51%) CSS3
12 8 (0.51%) BAPI
13 7 (0.45%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 101 (6.48%) Management Information System
2 53 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 53 (3.40%) Fixed Income
3 34 (2.18%) PMI
4 28 (1.80%) FMCG
5 24 (1.54%) NHS
6 23 (1.48%) Computer Science
7 21 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (1.28%) Equities
9 19 (1.22%) CMDB
10 18 (1.16%) Derivative
10 18 (1.16%) N-Tier
11 17 (1.09%) Mainframe
12 15 (0.96%) Replication
12 15 (0.96%) Clustering
12 15 (0.96%) Oracle Exalogic
13 13 (0.83%) Open Source
14 12 (0.77%) Credit Risk
15 9 (0.58%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.51%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 197 (12.64%) Windows
2 144 (9.24%) UNIX
3 136 (8.73%) Linux
4 63 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (2.31%) Windows 7
7 34 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (1.60%) SUSE
8 25 (1.60%) Solaris
9 22 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.77%) AIX
10 12 (0.77%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.51%) Android
12 7 (0.45%) Windows 2000
12 7 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.26%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.26%) zOS
14 4 (0.26%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (27.28%) Project Management
2 293 (18.81%) ITIL
3 219 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 194 (12.45%) PRINCE2
5 153 (9.82%) Business Analysis
6 147 (9.44%) Migration
7 124 (7.96%) Service Management
8 102 (6.55%) Service Delivery
9 93 (5.97%) ERP
10 92 (5.91%) Incident Management
10 92 (5.91%) Project Planning
11 89 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 85 (5.46%) Agile Software Development
13 83 (5.33%) CRM
14 81 (5.20%) Programme Management
14 81 (5.20%) Risk Management
14 81 (5.20%) Time Management
15 70 (4.49%) Configuration Management
16 68 (4.36%) Business Transformation
17 64 (4.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 197 (12.64%) SQL
2 73 (4.69%) Java
3 59 (3.79%) Perl
4 45 (2.89%) C
5 39 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 34 (2.18%) Shell Script
7 28 (1.80%) C#
7 28 (1.80%) Python
8 27 (1.73%) JavaScript
9 16 (1.03%) PL/SQL
10 14 (0.90%) PHP
11 13 (0.83%) T-SQL
12 11 (0.71%) VBScript
13 8 (0.51%) VB
13 8 (0.51%) Scala
13 8 (0.51%) Korn
14 6 (0.39%) Bash Shell
14 6 (0.39%) COBOL
15 5 (0.32%) VBA
15 5 (0.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 127 (8.15%) Degree
2 69 (4.43%) Security Cleared
3 59 (3.79%) PMI Certification
4 41 (2.63%) PMP
4 41 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 32 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 31 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
7 24 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 22 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.96%) MCITP
10 14 (0.90%) DV Cleared
11 13 (0.83%) MCTS
12 10 (0.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 10 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.58%) CISSP
13 9 (0.58%) ISEB
14 8 (0.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 7 (0.45%) CCNP
15 7 (0.45%) CIPD
16 6 (0.39%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.69%) QA
2 37 (2.37%) SLA
3 24 (1.54%) EMIR
4 23 (1.48%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.51%) Basel III
6 8 (0.51%) P3O
7 6 (0.39%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.39%) FATCA
7 6 (0.39%) MiFID
8 5 (0.32%) Basel II
9 4 (0.26%) COBIT
9 4 (0.26%) AIFMD
10 3 (0.19%) UCITS
10 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.19%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.064%) HMG Infosec
12 1 (0.064%) GxP
System Software
1 64 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 46 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (1.03%) vSphere
6 12 (0.77%) VMware ESX
7 11 (0.71%) XenApp
8 10 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.39%) FreeRADIUS
10 5 (0.32%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.26%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.26%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.26%) vCloud
12 2 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.13%) XenServer
12 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.064%) NFS
13 1 (0.064%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 24 (1.54%) SCOM
2 23 (1.48%) SCCM
3 18 (1.16%) Data Guard
4 12 (0.77%) Puppet
5 11 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.58%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.51%) HP SIM
7 8 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
8 7 (0.45%) CA Spectrum
8 7 (0.45%) Salt
9 6 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.32%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.26%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.26%) OpenView
11 4 (0.26%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.26%) WMI
12 3 (0.19%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 175 (11.23%) Microsoft
2 160 (10.27%) Oracle
3 147 (9.44%) SAP
4 68 (4.36%) VMware
5 64 (4.11%) Red Hat
6 60 (3.85%) Citrix
7 57 (3.66%) HP
8 48 (3.08%) Cisco
9 41 (2.63%) Remedy
10 35 (2.25%) PeopleSoft
11 31 (1.99%) Siebel
12 29 (1.86%) TIBCO
13 28 (1.80%) Reuters
14 27 (1.73%) IBM
15 23 (1.48%) eSpeed
15 23 (1.48%) MarketAxess
16 22 (1.41%) EMC
17 21 (1.35%) BMC
18 19 (1.22%) CA
18 19 (1.22%) Tableau
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