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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 59 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 813 900 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.30% 3.55% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 4.58% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 621 628
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.72% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 19
Average hourly rate £27.63 £33.75 £43.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.14% -23.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £14.60 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.05 £165.50 £76.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £23.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +35.71%
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
19071 19669 18770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.41% 77.64% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13778 13777 12793
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 231 331
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -38.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £50.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 October 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 October 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 October 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 +5 180 £425 -10.52% 59
Uxbridge -4 8 £475 -5.00% 1
Croydon -11 8 £400 -18.36% 4
Brentford +3 6 £463 -5.12%
Feltham -2 6 £504 -16.00%
Docklands, London +8 3 - -
Paddington +11 2 £465 -
Bromley +3 2 - -
Westminster -4 1 £425 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -5 1 £225 -45.78% 2
Harrow - 1 £400 -
Hayes - 1 £410 -
Hounslow - 1 £425 - 1
Ilford - 1 - -
Romford - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Hackney - - - - 1
Chessington - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Worcester Park - - - -
Finchley - - - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 481 (30.95%) Finance
2 391 (25.16%) Project Management
3 283 (18.21%) Banking
4 262 (16.86%) ITIL
5 229 (14.74%) Windows
6 211 (13.58%) SQL
7 207 (13.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 206 (13.26%) Microsoft
9 199 (12.81%) PRINCE2
10 177 (11.39%) Oracle
11 168 (10.81%) Linux
11 168 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
12 155 (9.97%) Migration
13 151 (9.72%) UNIX
13 151 (9.72%) MS Excel
14 137 (8.82%) Service Management
15 132 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
16 129 (8.30%) Business Analysis
17 127 (8.17%) SAP
18 123 (7.92%) SQL Server
19 114 (7.34%) Firewall
20 112 (7.21%) Degree
21 107 (6.89%) MS Project
22 105 (6.76%) MS Office
23 103 (6.63%) Investment Banking
24 100 (6.44%) Incident Management
25 96 (6.18%) Retail
25 96 (6.18%) DNS
26 95 (6.11%) SharePoint
27 94 (6.05%) Java

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 95 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 46 (2.96%) IIS
3 35 (2.25%) MS Exchange
4 34 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 28 (1.80%) WebLogic
5 28 (1.80%) Apache
6 26 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (1.29%) MS Project Server
9 19 (1.22%) CMS
10 17 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (1.03%) JBoss
12 15 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (0.90%) Lync
13 14 (0.90%) Tomcat
14 11 (0.71%) WebSphere
15 10 (0.64%) Documentum
16 9 (0.58%) Confluence
17 8 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 151 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 107 (6.89%) MS Project
3 105 (6.76%) MS Office
4 85 (5.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 60 (3.86%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.13%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.064%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.064%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.064%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 36 (2.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
4 13 (0.84%) SAP SRM
5 11 (0.71%) SAP PM
6 10 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.51%) Loan IQ
7 8 (0.51%) SAP QM
7 8 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.45%) Markit EDM
9 6 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
9 6 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (0.32%) RMDS
10 5 (0.32%) assyst
10 5 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
10 5 (0.32%) SAP WM
10 5 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.61%) Office 365
2 22 (1.42%) SaaS
2 22 (1.42%) PaaS
3 9 (0.58%) IaaS
3 9 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.26%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.064%) Force.com
6 1 (0.064%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 114 (7.34%) Firewall
2 96 (6.18%) DNS
3 58 (3.73%) TCP/IP
4 44 (2.83%) VPN
5 35 (2.25%) WAN
5 35 (2.25%) SAN
6 34 (2.19%) BGP
6 34 (2.19%) DHCP
7 29 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
8 27 (1.74%) NetScaler
8 27 (1.74%) IPsec
9 26 (1.67%) Intranet
9 26 (1.67%) Internet
10 24 (1.54%) HTTP
10 24 (1.54%) VLAN
10 24 (1.54%) Multicast
11 23 (1.48%) Network Security
11 23 (1.48%) MPLS
12 22 (1.42%) LAN
13 21 (1.35%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 36 (2.32%) Oracle Database
3 31 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (1.42%) Relational Database
5 21 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 21 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (1.22%) DB2
7 18 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (1.09%) MySQL
9 15 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (0.97%) RDBMS
9 15 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (0.71%) EDRMS
10 11 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (0.58%) MS Access
12 8 (0.51%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (1.80%) Subversion
1 28 (1.80%) Git (software)
2 27 (1.74%) JIRA
3 18 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (0.90%) Maven
5 13 (0.84%) Visual Studio
6 11 (0.71%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.58%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (0.32%) Serena SBM
9 5 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.26%) Ant
10 4 (0.26%) Toad
11 3 (0.19%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.19%) NUnit
12 2 (0.13%) Rational Rose
12 2 (0.13%) MSI
12 2 (0.13%) PowerDesigner
12 2 (0.13%) ERwin
General
1 481 (30.95%) Finance
2 283 (18.21%) Banking
3 103 (6.63%) Investment Banking
4 96 (6.18%) Retail
5 52 (3.35%) Front Office
6 42 (2.70%) Legal
7 40 (2.57%) Financial Institution
7 40 (2.57%) Marketing
8 37 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 32 (2.06%) Back Office
9 32 (2.06%) Manufacturing
10 31 (1.99%) Publishing
11 23 (1.48%) Telecoms
12 20 (1.29%) General Ledger
13 19 (1.22%) Retail Banking
14 18 (1.16%) Law
15 16 (1.03%) Local Government
15 16 (1.03%) Billing
15 16 (1.03%) Advertising
16 8 (0.51%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 418 (26.90%) Analyst
2 232 (14.93%) Project Manager
3 192 (12.36%) Business Analyst
4 122 (7.85%) Change Manager
5 102 (6.56%) Consultant
6 86 (5.53%) Developer
7 56 (3.60%) Change Analyst
8 53 (3.41%) Architect
9 46 (2.96%) Programme Manager
10 45 (2.90%) Senior Manager
11 40 (2.57%) Business Manager
12 38 (2.45%) Applications Support
13 37 (2.38%) DBA
14 32 (2.06%) Administrator
15 29 (1.87%) Service Manager
16 28 (1.80%) Support Analyst
17 27 (1.74%) Senior Project Manager
18 26 (1.67%) Coordinator
18 26 (1.67%) PMO Manager
19 25 (1.61%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (3.54%) .NET
2 41 (2.64%) XML
3 29 (1.87%) HTML
4 28 (1.80%) Web Services
5 27 (1.74%) ASP.NET
6 24 (1.54%) Rendezvous
7 21 (1.35%) Middleware
7 21 (1.35%) CSS
8 16 (1.03%) LAMP
9 14 (0.90%) .NET Framework
9 14 (0.90%) FIX Protocol
10 12 (0.77%) jQuery
11 11 (0.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 11 (0.71%) HTML5
11 11 (0.71%) SOAP
12 10 (0.64%) XSLT
12 10 (0.64%) Regular Expression
13 9 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (0.58%) XHTML
14 8 (0.51%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 132 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (5.79%) Management Information System
3 42 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 35 (2.25%) Fixed Income
5 32 (2.06%) FMCG
6 28 (1.80%) PMI
7 21 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 20 (1.29%) Replication
9 19 (1.22%) Oracle Exalogic
10 17 (1.09%) CMDB
10 17 (1.09%) User Experience
11 15 (0.97%) NHS
12 14 (0.90%) Blackberry
13 13 (0.84%) Clustering
14 12 (0.77%) PKI
14 12 (0.77%) Mainframe
14 12 (0.77%) Open Source
15 11 (0.71%) SWIFT
15 11 (0.71%) Derivative
16 10 (0.64%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 229 (14.74%) Windows
2 168 (10.81%) Linux
3 151 (9.72%) UNIX
4 71 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (2.12%) SUSE
7 33 (2.12%) Windows 7
8 29 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (1.61%) Solaris
10 15 (0.97%) Windows XP
11 14 (0.90%) AIX
12 10 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.45%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.39%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.39%) Android
14 6 (0.39%) CentOS
15 5 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.26%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (25.16%) Project Management
2 262 (16.86%) ITIL
3 207 (13.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 199 (12.81%) PRINCE2
5 168 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 155 (9.97%) Migration
7 137 (8.82%) Service Management
8 129 (8.30%) Business Analysis
9 100 (6.44%) Incident Management
10 94 (6.05%) Service Delivery
11 89 (5.73%) ERP
12 87 (5.60%) Project Planning
13 83 (5.34%) Risk Management
14 76 (4.89%) Programme Management
15 75 (4.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 71 (4.57%) Configuration Management
17 69 (4.44%) CRM
18 67 (4.31%) Release Management
19 65 (4.18%) GAP Analysis
20 62 (3.99%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 211 (13.58%) SQL
2 94 (6.05%) Java
3 63 (4.05%) Perl
4 52 (3.35%) PowerShell
5 42 (2.70%) C
6 38 (2.45%) Shell Script
7 37 (2.38%) C#
8 31 (1.99%) JavaScript
9 24 (1.54%) Python
10 21 (1.35%) PL/SQL
11 18 (1.16%) VB
12 14 (0.90%) T-SQL
12 14 (0.90%) VBScript
13 12 (0.77%) Korn
13 12 (0.77%) Bash Shell
14 11 (0.71%) PHP
15 10 (0.64%) Scala
16 8 (0.51%) Ruby
17 7 (0.45%) Jython
17 7 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 112 (7.21%) Degree
2 92 (5.92%) Security Cleared
3 62 (3.99%) SC Cleared
4 52 (3.35%) PMI Certification
5 39 (2.51%) PMP
6 30 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
7 29 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 27 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 20 (1.29%) CCNP
10 16 (1.03%) ISEB
11 13 (0.84%) DV Cleared
12 12 (0.77%) CISSP
13 10 (0.64%) CCNA
13 10 (0.64%) CTC Cleared
13 10 (0.64%) CIPD
14 9 (0.58%) APMP
14 9 (0.58%) CCIE
14 9 (0.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.93%) QA
2 30 (1.93%) SLA
3 12 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.71%) P3O
5 10 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
6 9 (0.58%) EMIR
7 8 (0.51%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.39%) FATCA
10 5 (0.32%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.32%) COBIT
11 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.26%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.19%) FINREP
12 3 (0.19%) AIFMD
12 3 (0.19%) UCITS
12 3 (0.19%) Basel III
12 3 (0.19%) MiFID
12 3 (0.19%) Basel II
13 1 (0.064%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 85 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 41 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.74%) vSphere
4 12 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (0.71%) FreeRADIUS
5 11 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (0.58%) XenApp
6 9 (0.58%) Firmware
6 9 (0.58%) VMware ESX
7 7 (0.45%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.39%) ISA Server
8 6 (0.39%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.26%) Platform Symphony
11 3 (0.19%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.13%) XenServer
13 1 (0.064%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.064%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 28 (1.80%) SCCM
2 25 (1.61%) Puppet
3 21 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (1.29%) CA Spectrum
5 17 (1.09%) SCOM
6 12 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (0.71%) Data Guard
8 10 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (0.58%) Salt
10 8 (0.51%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
11 7 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
12 6 (0.39%) HP SIM
12 6 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 6 (0.39%) Ansible
12 6 (0.39%) RANCID
12 6 (0.39%) OpenNMS
12 6 (0.39%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.32%) Nagios
14 4 (0.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 206 (13.26%) Microsoft
2 177 (11.39%) Oracle
3 127 (8.17%) SAP
4 77 (4.95%) Cisco
5 68 (4.38%) VMware
6 66 (4.25%) Red Hat
7 61 (3.93%) HP
7 61 (3.93%) Citrix
8 38 (2.45%) Siebel
9 35 (2.25%) PeopleSoft
10 34 (2.19%) Remedy
11 33 (2.12%) IBM
12 31 (1.99%) CheckPoint
13 29 (1.87%) TIBCO
14 26 (1.67%) CA
15 23 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
16 21 (1.35%) Reuters
17 20 (1.29%) BMC
18 19 (1.22%) eSpeed
18 19 (1.22%) MarketAxess
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Rate: £650 to £850 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Unilever Professional Hidden Page - Turkey
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £200 to £240 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £425 - £475 per day + 6 months +
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £300 to £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Meadows Consulting Limited
Rate: Up to £16.50 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
JWResource
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago