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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 61 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Management 701 796 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.28% 3.55% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 4.53% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 543 534
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 7
Average hourly rate £29.10 £31.90 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -24.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.62 £18.75 £21.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £80.00 £45.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -42.85%
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
16791 17576 15878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.53% 78.45% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11824 12256 11182
Average daily rate £450 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 237 215
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £135.00
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 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 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
City of London +5 169 £450 +5.88% 51
Kingston Upon Thames +5 9 £136 -63.73%
Uxbridge +2 8 £450 +27.65%
Canary Wharf +3 6 £525 +37.70%
Croydon -5 5 £356 -26.92% 1
Paddington -2 2 - -
Bromley - 2 £275 -
Docklands, London -8 1 £600 +26.31% 1
Beckenham - - - - 2
Wembley - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Grays - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Pinner - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (32.63%) Finance
2 355 (24.81%) Project Management
3 279 (19.50%) ITIL
4 240 (16.77%) Banking
5 229 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 204 (14.26%) Microsoft
7 190 (13.28%) Windows
8 182 (12.72%) SQL
9 175 (12.23%) MS Excel
9 175 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
10 167 (11.67%) PRINCE2
11 163 (11.39%) Service Management
12 153 (10.69%) Linux
13 149 (10.41%) Security Cleared
14 145 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
15 141 (9.85%) Java
16 128 (8.94%) UNIX
17 123 (8.60%) Business Analysis
18 109 (7.62%) SAP
19 105 (7.34%) SQL Server
20 104 (7.27%) MS Project
20 104 (7.27%) SC Cleared
21 103 (7.20%) Service Delivery
22 100 (6.99%) MS Office
23 99 (6.92%) Degree
24 95 (6.64%) Oracle
25 93 (6.50%) Cisco
26 92 (6.43%) Incident Management
27 91 (6.36%) Migration
28 87 (6.08%) Risk Management

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 59 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.45%) IIS
2 35 (2.45%) JBoss
3 31 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 28 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 18 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (1.19%) Confluence
6 17 (1.19%) WebSphere
6 17 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 16 (1.12%) MS Project Server
7 16 (1.12%) Apache
8 15 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (0.77%) Lync
11 10 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (0.63%) SAS
12 9 (0.63%) CMS
13 8 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 175 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 104 (7.27%) MS Project
3 100 (6.99%) MS Office
4 63 (4.40%) MS Visio
5 49 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.070%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.070%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.070%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.70%) Endur
3 10 (0.70%) SAP SD
3 10 (0.70%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.63%) SAP CRM
5 8 (0.56%) SAP SRM
5 8 (0.56%) SAP ERP
5 8 (0.56%) SAP WM
5 8 (0.56%) thinkFolio
6 7 (0.49%) Cerner Millennium
6 7 (0.49%) ZaiNet
7 6 (0.42%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.35%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.28%) RMDS
9 4 (0.28%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 3 (0.21%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 64 (4.47%) PaaS
2 12 (0.84%) Office 365
3 7 (0.49%) SaaS
4 5 (0.35%) Force.com
4 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.21%) GitHub
6 3 (0.21%) IaaS
7 2 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.070%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.89%) DNS
2 67 (4.68%) Firewall
3 58 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 33 (2.31%) SAN
5 32 (2.24%) NetScaler
6 30 (2.10%) VPN
7 27 (1.89%) HTTP
8 25 (1.75%) WAN
9 23 (1.61%) DHCP
10 21 (1.47%) SNMP
11 20 (1.40%) BGP
11 20 (1.40%) LAN
11 20 (1.40%) Cisco ICM
12 19 (1.33%) VLAN
13 18 (1.26%) HSRP
13 18 (1.26%) TACACS
14 17 (1.19%) IPsec
15 16 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
15 16 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 36 (2.52%) Relational Database
3 30 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (1.47%) MySQL
8 17 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (1.05%) SAP BW
10 14 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (0.91%) DB2
12 12 (0.84%) RDBMS
13 11 (0.77%) QlikView
14 10 (0.70%) Oracle Database
15 8 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
16 7 (0.49%) MS Access
17 6 (0.42%) NoSQL
17 6 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (2.73%) Jenkins
2 37 (2.59%) Maven
3 35 (2.45%) Git (software)
4 29 (2.03%) JIRA
4 29 (2.03%) Subversion
5 20 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (0.91%) ClearQuest
7 12 (0.84%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.49%) Ant
9 4 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.28%) NetBeans
9 4 (0.28%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.28%) TortoiseSVN
9 4 (0.28%) NUnit
10 3 (0.21%) Selenium
10 3 (0.21%) Introscope
10 3 (0.21%) JUnit
11 2 (0.14%) ERwin
11 2 (0.14%) ClearCase
General
1 467 (32.63%) Finance
2 240 (16.77%) Banking
3 65 (4.54%) Retail
4 63 (4.40%) Investment Banking
5 54 (3.77%) Front Office
6 41 (2.87%) Legal
7 40 (2.80%) Marketing
8 30 (2.10%) Financial Institution
8 30 (2.10%) Law
9 25 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 25 (1.75%) Advertising
10 24 (1.68%) Telecoms
11 21 (1.47%) Manufacturing
12 19 (1.33%) Publishing
13 14 (0.98%) Back Office
13 14 (0.98%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.49%) Billing
15 6 (0.42%) Local Government
16 5 (0.35%) French Language
16 5 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 324 (22.64%) Analyst
2 207 (14.47%) Project Manager
3 184 (12.86%) Business Analyst
4 105 (7.34%) Developer
5 99 (6.92%) Consultant
6 66 (4.61%) Change Manager
7 54 (3.77%) Architect
8 47 (3.28%) Service Manager
9 43 (3.00%) Programme Manager
10 40 (2.80%) Senior Manager
11 36 (2.52%) Administrator
12 35 (2.45%) Business Manager
13 32 (2.24%) Support Engineer
14 31 (2.17%) SAP Consultant
15 30 (2.10%) Applications Support
16 26 (1.82%) Senior Project Manager
16 26 (1.82%) DevOps Engineer
17 25 (1.75%) Senior Analyst
17 25 (1.75%) Service Analyst
17 25 (1.75%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (4.96%) .NET
2 51 (3.56%) XML
3 31 (2.17%) Web Services
4 21 (1.47%) SOAP
4 21 (1.47%) HTML
5 20 (1.40%) Middleware
6 16 (1.12%) ASP.NET
7 15 (1.05%) CSS
8 13 (0.91%) WCF
8 13 (0.91%) jQuery
9 12 (0.84%) Java EE
10 9 (0.63%) .NET Framework
10 9 (0.63%) JSP
10 9 (0.63%) XSLT
10 9 (0.63%) Spring
11 7 (0.49%) WPF
11 7 (0.49%) Silverlight
11 7 (0.49%) Rendezvous
11 7 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
12 6 (0.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 145 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (5.10%) Management Information System
3 37 (2.59%) Fixed Income
4 33 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 30 (2.10%) Equities
6 28 (1.96%) FMCG
7 27 (1.89%) User Experience
8 23 (1.61%) Oracle Exalogic
9 21 (1.47%) Derivative
10 19 (1.33%) Clustering
10 19 (1.33%) NHS
11 17 (1.19%) Computer Science
12 16 (1.12%) Mainframe
13 12 (0.84%) Blackberry
13 12 (0.84%) Replication
13 12 (0.84%) PMI
13 12 (0.84%) Data Integration
14 11 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (0.77%) Mathematics
15 9 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 190 (13.28%) Windows
2 153 (10.69%) Linux
3 128 (8.94%) UNIX
4 77 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 59 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (2.45%) CentOS
8 33 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (2.10%) Ubuntu
9 30 (2.10%) Solaris
10 27 (1.89%) SUSE
11 25 (1.75%) Windows 7
12 17 (1.19%) AIX
13 10 (0.70%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.56%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.49%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.35%) Android
17 4 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.28%) HPUX
18 3 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (24.81%) Project Management
2 279 (19.50%) ITIL
3 229 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 175 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
5 167 (11.67%) PRINCE2
6 163 (11.39%) Service Management
7 123 (8.60%) Business Analysis
8 103 (7.20%) Service Delivery
9 92 (6.43%) Incident Management
10 91 (6.36%) Migration
11 87 (6.08%) Risk Management
12 75 (5.24%) Problem Management
13 74 (5.17%) Scrum
14 73 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
15 64 (4.47%) Programme Management
15 64 (4.47%) Configuration Management
16 63 (4.40%) DevOps
17 61 (4.26%) Release Management
17 61 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
18 60 (4.19%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 182 (12.72%) SQL
2 141 (9.85%) Java
3 56 (3.91%) Perl
4 47 (3.28%) PowerShell
5 44 (3.07%) C#
6 40 (2.80%) Shell Script
7 37 (2.59%) Ruby
8 33 (2.31%) Bash Shell
9 23 (1.61%) C
10 20 (1.40%) JavaScript
11 18 (1.26%) VBA
12 15 (1.05%) Python
13 14 (0.98%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.91%) VB
14 13 (0.91%) PL/SQL
15 8 (0.56%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.56%) VBScript
16 6 (0.42%) C++
17 5 (0.35%) COBOL
17 5 (0.35%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 149 (10.41%) Security Cleared
2 104 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 99 (6.92%) Degree
4 50 (3.49%) PMI Certification
5 46 (3.21%) PMP
6 44 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
8 27 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (1.82%) APMP
10 19 (1.33%) CCNP
11 17 (1.19%) CISSP
11 17 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 14 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (0.98%) DV Cleared
13 11 (0.77%) CCNA
14 10 (0.70%) MCSE
14 10 (0.70%) CCIE
14 10 (0.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 9 (0.63%) ISEB
16 8 (0.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.63%) SLA
2 48 (3.35%) QA
3 14 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.91%) FATCA
5 11 (0.77%) Solvency II
6 10 (0.70%) P3O
7 9 (0.63%) EMIR
7 9 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (0.56%) COBIT
9 7 (0.49%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.42%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.42%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.21%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.21%) FINREP
13 2 (0.14%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.070%) Basel III
14 1 (0.070%) ISO 9001
14 1 (0.070%) Basel II
14 1 (0.070%) MiFID
System Software
1 85 (5.94%) Active Directory
2 34 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.19%) vSphere
4 13 (0.91%) XenApp
5 11 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.49%) ISA Server
6 7 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.35%) FreeRADIUS
8 5 (0.35%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.35%) Firmware
9 4 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.21%) vCloud
10 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.21%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.21%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.14%) SRDF
11 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 64 (4.47%) Puppet
2 42 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (2.10%) Ansible
4 20 (1.40%) CA Spectrum
4 20 (1.40%) Cisco CUCM
5 17 (1.19%) Cisco UCCX
6 16 (1.12%) SCCM
6 16 (1.12%) Control-M
7 14 (0.98%) SCOM
8 12 (0.84%) Cisco UCCE
9 9 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (0.63%) Netcool
9 9 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
9 9 (0.63%) RANCID
10 8 (0.56%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.56%) WSUS
10 8 (0.56%) OpenNMS
11 5 (0.35%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.35%) HP SiteScope
11 5 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 204 (14.26%) Microsoft
2 109 (7.62%) SAP
3 95 (6.64%) Oracle
4 93 (6.50%) Cisco
5 75 (5.24%) Citrix
6 59 (4.12%) VMware
7 55 (3.84%) Red Hat
8 54 (3.77%) HP
9 39 (2.73%) IBM
10 33 (2.31%) Remedy
11 29 (2.03%) CheckPoint
12 22 (1.54%) BMC
12 22 (1.54%) F5
13 20 (1.40%) CA
13 20 (1.40%) EMC
14 18 (1.26%) Cognos
15 17 (1.19%) Siebel
16 15 (1.05%) ServiceNow
17 14 (0.98%) McAfee
18 13 (0.91%) TIBCO
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Via Resource
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £300 - £335 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £435 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago