The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 42 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Change Management 29 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.76% 4.71% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% 6.74% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 12
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£338 £354 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.59% -19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.29 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -19.88%
Change Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
605 356 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 78.37% 69.80% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 231 187
Average daily rate £412 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.83% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 18 15
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £12.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +64.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.00 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Oxford -7 21 £488 +39.28%
Abingdon - 2 £210 - 1
Kidlington - 1 £530 -
Change Management
South East

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 34 (61.82%) Project Management
2 28 (50.91%) PRINCE2
3 19 (34.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (32.73%) Finance
5 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (23.64%) Publishing
7 13 (23.64%) SQL
7 13 (23.64%) ITIL
8 10 (18.18%) MS Office
9 9 (16.36%) Degree
10 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (14.55%) Financial Modelling
10 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
10 8 (14.55%) MS Project
10 8 (14.55%) C
10 8 (14.55%) Windows
10 8 (14.55%) PMI
10 8 (14.55%) PMP
10 8 (14.55%) PMI Certification
10 8 (14.55%) VMware
11 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (12.73%) Problem Management
12 6 (10.91%) Time Management
12 6 (10.91%) Project Planning
12 6 (10.91%) Retail
12 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (10.91%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (10.91%) Icinga

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (10.91%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Office
2 8 (14.55%) MS Project
3 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) NAS
1 2 (3.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 13 (23.64%) Publishing
3 6 (10.91%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Project Manager
2 18 (32.73%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Agile Project Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (10.91%) Change Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Support
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Business Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.55%) PMI
3 2 (3.64%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Project Management
2 28 (50.91%) PRINCE2
3 19 (34.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (23.64%) ITIL
6 8 (14.55%) Financial Modelling
6 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
7 7 (12.73%) Problem Management
8 6 (10.91%) Time Management
8 6 (10.91%) Project Planning
8 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
10 3 (5.45%) Information Security
10 3 (5.45%) PRINCE
10 3 (5.45%) Change Control
10 3 (5.45%) Software Delivery
11 2 (3.64%) Coaching
11 2 (3.64%) Network Management
11 2 (3.64%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) C
3 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (14.55%) PMP
2 8 (14.55%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Icinga
1 6 (10.91%) Nagios
2 2 (3.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) VMware
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Sage
4 1 (1.82%) Ceridian