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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 59 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Change Management 816 742 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.55% 3.26% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 4.03% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 497 587
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
Average hourly rate £21.78 £30.00 £31.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.40% -5.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.39 £20.10 £18.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £87.50 £59.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +59.52%
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
19265 18402 18847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.71% 80.79% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13995 12865 13389
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 264 234
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £23.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 2016.

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
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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +20 148 £475 +5.55% 40
Canary Wharf +6 11 £425 -19.04%
Croydon -10 8 £335 -13.54%
Bromley -11 5 £525 -
Wimbledon - 4 £436 - 1
Brentford -3 3 £475 - 1
Westminster - 3 £440 -
Docklands, London +11 2 £91 -84.91%
Feltham +2 2 £317 -13.15%
Ealing 0 2 - -
Uxbridge -4 2 £350 -22.22%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 2 £575 +58.62% 1
Harrow - 2 - -
Ilford +4 1 £475 -
Paddington +4 1 £575 -
Hounslow +2 1 £650 -
Northwood 0 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £395 -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 546 (34.60%) Finance
2 451 (28.58%) Project Management
3 398 (25.22%) ITIL
4 256 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 250 (15.84%) Banking
6 235 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 216 (13.69%) Windows
8 209 (13.24%) PRINCE2
9 208 (13.18%) Microsoft
10 162 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
11 161 (10.20%) Security Cleared
12 159 (10.08%) MS Excel
13 153 (9.70%) SQL
14 152 (9.63%) Service Management
15 146 (9.25%) Degree
16 145 (9.19%) Oracle
17 140 (8.87%) Incident Management
18 119 (7.54%) Risk Management
19 117 (7.41%) Business Analysis
20 109 (6.91%) Problem Management
21 108 (6.84%) Release Management
21 108 (6.84%) Programme Management
21 108 (6.84%) MS Office
22 107 (6.78%) SC Cleared
23 106 (6.72%) Unix
24 105 (6.65%) Linux
25 100 (6.34%) Migration
26 99 (6.27%) Configuration Management
27 98 (6.21%) SQL Server
28 97 (6.15%) SAP

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 62 (3.93%) SharePoint
2 41 (2.60%) IIS
3 37 (2.34%) MS Exchange
4 32 (2.03%) Confluence
5 21 (1.33%) Apache
5 21 (1.33%) CMS
5 21 (1.33%) JBoss
5 21 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 18 (1.14%) Skype for Business
7 14 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (0.82%) WebLogic
9 9 (0.57%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.44%) MQSeries
10 7 (0.44%) NetWeaver
11 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
11 5 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.25%) EPiServer CMS
12 4 (0.25%) iPlanet
Applications
1 159 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 108 (6.84%) MS Office
3 73 (4.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 71 (4.50%) MS Visio
5 66 (4.18%) MS Project
6 19 (1.20%) HipChat
7 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.13%) SPSS
8 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 28 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.82%) SAP MM
4 11 (0.70%) SAP FI
5 10 (0.63%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 9 (0.57%) SAP MDM
7 8 (0.51%) SAP CO
7 8 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (0.51%) SAP WM
8 7 (0.44%) RMDS
9 6 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.38%) Summit
10 5 (0.32%) SAP R/3
11 4 (0.25%) BusinessWare
11 4 (0.25%) Endur
11 4 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 3 (0.19%) CA PPM
12 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (0.19%) Hi Portfolio
12 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.79%) Office 365
2 25 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (1.20%) IaaS
3 19 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.20%) PaaS
4 14 (0.89%) SaaS
5 12 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
7 5 (0.32%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.19%) GitHub
8 3 (0.19%) Taleo
8 3 (0.19%) Yammer
9 2 (0.13%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.13%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.063%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.063%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.063%) Force.com
10 1 (0.063%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 94 (5.96%) Firewall
2 57 (3.61%) TCP/IP
3 56 (3.55%) DNS
4 53 (3.36%) WAN
5 47 (2.98%) LAN
6 39 (2.47%) Wireless
7 38 (2.41%) SSL
8 34 (2.15%) SAN
9 30 (1.90%) VoIP
10 26 (1.65%) MPLS
11 21 (1.33%) Internet
12 19 (1.20%) DHCP
12 19 (1.20%) VPN
13 16 (1.01%) BGP
14 15 (0.95%) Intranet
15 14 (0.89%) NetScaler
16 13 (0.82%) EIGRP
16 13 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 13 (0.82%) OSPF
17 12 (0.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 50 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 38 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (1.65%) Relational Database
5 24 (1.52%) DB2
6 22 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (0.95%) NoSQL
9 12 (0.76%) RDBMS
9 12 (0.76%) Sybase ASE
10 11 (0.70%) MongoDB
11 10 (0.63%) MySQL
11 10 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.51%) Data Mining
12 8 (0.51%) OLTP
12 8 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (4.63%) JIRA
2 23 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (0.76%) Git (software)
4 11 (0.70%) TeamCity
5 10 (0.63%) FishEye
6 8 (0.51%) Ant
7 7 (0.44%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.38%) Maven
9 5 (0.32%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.32%) Introscope
9 5 (0.32%) Subversion
10 4 (0.25%) JUnit
10 4 (0.25%) Mockito
11 3 (0.19%) GitLab
11 3 (0.19%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.19%) Selenium
11 3 (0.19%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.13%) JMeter
12 2 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 546 (34.60%) Finance
2 250 (15.84%) Banking
3 92 (5.83%) Retail
4 78 (4.94%) Investment Banking
5 73 (4.63%) Legal
6 69 (4.37%) Telecoms
7 41 (2.60%) Front Office
8 39 (2.47%) Law
9 38 (2.41%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 24 (1.52%) Back Office
11 24 (1.52%) Manufacturing
11 24 (1.52%) Marketing
12 21 (1.33%) Billing
13 18 (1.14%) Publishing
14 16 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
15 15 (0.95%) Retail Banking
16 13 (0.82%) Advertising
17 8 (0.51%) Games
17 8 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 344 (21.80%) Analyst
2 247 (15.65%) Project Manager
3 177 (11.22%) Business Analyst
4 142 (9.00%) Change Manager
5 106 (6.72%) Consultant
6 70 (4.44%) Developer
7 65 (4.12%) Architect
8 63 (3.99%) Business Manager
9 55 (3.49%) Programme Manager
10 53 (3.36%) IT Manager
10 53 (3.36%) Network Engineer
11 49 (3.11%) Senior Manager
12 48 (3.04%) Business Change Manager
13 40 (2.53%) Support Engineer
14 37 (2.34%) Administrator
15 36 (2.28%) IT Analyst
15 36 (2.28%) Senior Analyst
15 36 (2.28%) Service Manager
16 31 (1.96%) Release Manager
16 31 (1.96%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (4.82%) .NET
2 58 (3.68%) XML
3 47 (2.98%) Middleware
4 43 (2.72%) Web Services
5 42 (2.66%) HTML
6 22 (1.39%) CSS
7 18 (1.14%) J2EE
8 17 (1.08%) .NET Framework
9 16 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
10 14 (0.89%) ASP.NET
10 14 (0.89%) SOAP
10 14 (0.89%) WinForms
11 13 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
12 12 (0.76%) MSMQ
12 12 (0.76%) RESTful
13 10 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (0.63%) WCF
14 9 (0.57%) Ajax
14 9 (0.57%) JMS
14 9 (0.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 162 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (5.58%) Management Information System
3 45 (2.85%) Data Centre
4 30 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (1.71%) Clustering
5 27 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 27 (1.71%) PMI
6 26 (1.65%) User Experience
7 21 (1.33%) Replication
8 20 (1.27%) CMDB
9 19 (1.20%) Fixed Income
10 18 (1.14%) Derivative
10 18 (1.14%) FMCG
11 14 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (0.89%) iSeries
11 14 (0.89%) NHS
12 13 (0.82%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.76%) DataPower
13 12 (0.76%) Equities
14 11 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 216 (13.69%) Windows
2 106 (6.72%) Unix
3 105 (6.65%) Linux
4 78 (4.94%) Windows Server
5 42 (2.66%) Windows 7
6 40 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (1.96%) AIX
7 31 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (1.84%) Solaris
9 25 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (1.27%) Apple iOS
11 18 (1.14%) SUSE
11 18 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (1.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 14 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
14 12 (0.76%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.38%) zOS
16 4 (0.25%) CentOS
16 4 (0.25%) VMS
17 3 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (28.58%) Project Management
2 398 (25.22%) ITIL
3 256 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 235 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 209 (13.24%) PRINCE2
6 152 (9.63%) Service Management
7 140 (8.87%) Incident Management
8 119 (7.54%) Risk Management
9 117 (7.41%) Business Analysis
10 109 (6.91%) Problem Management
11 108 (6.84%) Programme Management
11 108 (6.84%) Release Management
12 100 (6.34%) Migration
13 99 (6.27%) Configuration Management
14 97 (6.15%) SDLC
15 89 (5.64%) User Acceptance Testing
16 82 (5.20%) Service Delivery
17 72 (4.56%) ITSM
18 70 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 64 (4.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 153 (9.70%) SQL
2 73 (4.63%) Java
3 70 (4.44%) C#
4 47 (2.98%) PowerShell
5 38 (2.41%) JavaScript
5 38 (2.41%) Shell Script
6 33 (2.09%) Perl
7 28 (1.77%) Python
8 22 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 20 (1.27%) VB
10 18 (1.14%) C
11 17 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 17 (1.08%) T-SQL
11 17 (1.08%) VBA
12 16 (1.01%) VB.NET
13 13 (0.82%) VBScript
14 9 (0.57%) C++
15 8 (0.51%) PHP
15 8 (0.51%) RPG IV
16 7 (0.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 161 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 146 (9.25%) Degree
3 107 (6.78%) SC Cleared
4 57 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
5 53 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (2.72%) PMI Certification
7 41 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 38 (2.41%) CCNP
9 34 (2.15%) DV Cleared
10 32 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 29 (1.84%) CCNA
11 29 (1.84%) ISEB
12 28 (1.77%) PMP
13 26 (1.65%) CCIE
14 21 (1.33%) CCDP
15 20 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (1.14%) CISSP
17 16 (1.01%) MCSE
18 13 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
19 12 (0.76%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.94%) QA
2 72 (4.56%) SLA
3 23 (1.46%) MiFID
4 15 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (0.44%) COBIT
6 7 (0.44%) FATCA
7 6 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.32%) ISO20022
9 4 (0.25%) EMIR
9 4 (0.25%) WCAG
10 3 (0.19%) COSO
10 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.19%) SEPA
11 2 (0.13%) Basel III
11 2 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.13%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 71 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 50 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.01%) vSphere
4 15 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (0.63%) NFS
6 10 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (0.32%) Firmware
8 5 (0.32%) Samba
8 5 (0.32%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.25%) ClearTrust
9 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.25%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.19%) Docker
10 3 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.19%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.13%) XenApp
12 1 (0.063%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 37 (2.34%) Puppet
2 22 (1.39%) SCCM
3 17 (1.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 15 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (0.63%) Data Guard
6 10 (0.63%) EdgeSight
7 9 (0.57%) HP SIM
7 9 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (0.51%) DatAdvantage
8 8 (0.51%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.38%) FortiGate
9 6 (0.38%) Nagios
10 5 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (0.32%) QRadar
10 5 (0.32%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.25%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.25%) OPNET
12 3 (0.19%) Cacti
Vendors
1 208 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 145 (9.19%) Oracle
3 97 (6.15%) SAP
4 91 (5.77%) Cisco
5 66 (4.18%) Citrix
6 63 (3.99%) VMware
7 51 (3.23%) ServiceNow
8 47 (2.98%) IBM
9 43 (2.72%) Remedy
10 42 (2.66%) HP
11 39 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
12 34 (2.15%) Atlassian
13 29 (1.84%) Red Hat
14 22 (1.39%) CheckPoint
14 22 (1.39%) NICE Systems
15 21 (1.33%) Sybase
16 20 (1.27%) F5
17 19 (1.20%) BMC
18 17 (1.08%) CA
18 17 (1.08%) EMC
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £275 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £620 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
JWResource
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 6 months minimum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £520 - £540 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
DCV Technologies
Rate: £300 - £500 per day + Excellent rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
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Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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Wimbledon
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
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City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 19 days ago
West London
IQ Telecom
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Posted: 19 days ago
London
Orgtel
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London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £400 per day
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