The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Luton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 17 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 12 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.00% 5.48% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.70% 7.84% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate £383 £350 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +89.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-41.53% +124.13%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
179 51 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 89.50% 69.86% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 41 32
Average daily rate £425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Change Management
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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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Adobe
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) MS Project
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Web Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) Google
4 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) QA
4 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
5 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Validation
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) CMS
5 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
1 3 (18.75%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Change Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Web Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
4 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe
1 3 (18.75%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft