The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 49 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 19 39 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.23% 3.82% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 5.30% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £365 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +55.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +26.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
568 736 934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 66.75% 72.02% 67.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 382 279
Average daily rate £425 £368 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £39.80 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.67%) UNIX
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.11%) Change Control
4 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.11%) Finance
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) 3G
5 3 (8.33%) WAN
5 3 (8.33%) Linux
5 3 (8.33%) MS Project
5 3 (8.33%) MS Office
5 3 (8.33%) SAP
5 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.33%) Firewall
5 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (8.33%) 4G
6 2 (5.56%) vSphere
6 2 (5.56%) xDSL

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Project
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
1 3 (8.33%) 3G
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
1 3 (8.33%) 4G
2 2 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (5.56%) VoLTE
2 2 (5.56%) IPsec
2 2 (5.56%) xDSL
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) MPLS
2 2 (5.56%) OSPF
2 2 (5.56%) BGP
2 2 (5.56%) DSL
2 2 (5.56%) L2TP
2 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.56%) PPP
3 1 (2.78%) SNMP
3 1 (2.78%) X.21
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.78%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Front Office
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Change Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Business Change Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Change Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Head of Service Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) UNIX
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) CentOS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) AIX
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Project Management
2 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (11.11%) Change Control
3 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.56%) V-Model
4 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
4 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.56%) Matrix Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Management
4 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C#
1 1 (2.78%) Java
1 1 (2.78%) Perl
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
1 1 (2.78%) Python
1 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.78%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) HNC
2 2 (5.56%) HND
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) PMP
2 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCTS
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) NDS
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.78%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) SAP
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) Sophos
4 1 (2.78%) NEC
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) Amdocs
4 1 (2.78%) Mitel
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) BMC
4 1 (2.78%) CA
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle