The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 17 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Change Management 5 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.27% 2.24% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 3.30% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate £405 £245 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.30% -51.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.34% -5.45%
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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 91 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 72.55% 67.91% 73.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 32 50
Average daily rate £500 £405 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -14.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (18.75%) QA
3 3 (18.75%) Use Case
3 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Fit Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) Logistics
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Baan
4 2 (12.50%) NHS
4 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Pega
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Change Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Lead Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) ERP Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Business Process Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ERP
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Fit Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
2 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Logistics
2 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
2 3 (18.75%) Use Case
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Baan
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Pega
2 1 (6.25%) SAP