The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 14 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Change Management 17 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.24% 3.57% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.30% 4.08% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 4
Average daily rate £425 £400 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £322 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £415 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.46% -5.45%
Change Management
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
165 147 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 89.67% 87.50% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 118 64
Average daily rate £438 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £578 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 6
Average hourly rate £50.68 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.24% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Luton region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 9 (34.62%) Data Modelling
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) SLA
2 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) JIRA
2 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Use Case
3 7 (26.92%) Software Delivery
3 7 (26.92%) Project Planning
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (26.92%) Unix
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) Retail
4 6 (23.08%) User Stories
4 6 (23.08%) Confluence
4 6 (23.08%) Microservices
5 5 (19.23%) Data Transformation
5 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
6 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Information Security
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (11.54%) Security Operations
7 3 (11.54%) Cyberthreat

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 6 (23.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
1 2 (7.69%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) BGP
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.85%) DWDM
1 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) HSRP
1 1 (3.85%) MPLS
1 1 (3.85%) OSPF
1 1 (3.85%) RIP
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) VRRP
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) JIRA
General
1 6 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Subject Matter Expert
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Information Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Change Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Change and Release Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Release Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Juniper Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (11.54%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Data Modelling
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 7 (26.92%) Project Planning
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) Software Delivery
3 7 (26.92%) Use Case
3 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Microservices
4 6 (23.08%) User Stories
5 5 (19.23%) Data Transformation
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) Information Security
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco
1 1 (3.85%) F5
1 1 (3.85%) HP
1 1 (3.85%) hybris
1 1 (3.85%) Juniper
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) SAP