The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 17 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 13 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.22% 4.58% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 6.19% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 2
Average daily rate £420 £344 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.18% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £206 £476
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £417 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £26.00 £28.10
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -7.45%
Change Management
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 226 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 83.53% 73.86% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 140 106
Average daily rate £390 £350 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £259 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +57.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £33.10 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £35.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Slough region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 11 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (40.91%) Project Management
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) Release Management
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
3 6 (27.27%) Change Control
4 5 (22.73%) ServiceNow
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 4 (18.18%) NetApp
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 4 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 4 (18.18%) DHCP
6 3 (13.64%) CMDB
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (13.64%) Smart Meter
6 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Network Management
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
6 3 (13.64%) Unix

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) BGP
5 1 (4.55%) DMZ
5 1 (4.55%) HTTP
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) PMO Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Change Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Service Transition Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Transition Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Client Services Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.64%) CMDB
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.64%) Smart Meter
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.09%) AIX
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Change Control
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Release Management
4 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Internal Audit
5 3 (13.64%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (13.64%) Network Management
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) VCP5
1 2 (9.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) CCIE
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) JNCIE
2 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 2 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
1 5 (22.73%) ServiceNow
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) NetApp
3 3 (13.64%) Dell
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec
4 2 (9.09%) Veritas