The first table below looks at the demand for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 16 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 Somerset 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 35 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Change Management 21 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.92% 3.90% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.05% 6.67% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 1
Average daily rate £398 £460 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% -12.38%
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 £20.00 £31.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +115.51%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
347 120 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 81.26% 58.54% 58.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 60 51
Average daily rate £350 £310 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 4
Average hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Change Management
South West

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -5 13 £400 -13.04% 1
Bath - 6 £150 -
Street - - - -
Templecombe - - - -
Change Management
South West

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) ISEB
2 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Service Management
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 6 (27.27%) Process Management
4 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 6 (27.27%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
5 5 (22.73%) Change Control
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) Banking
5 5 (22.73%) Retail
5 5 (22.73%) ITSM
6 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) UML
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Legal
6 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Use Case
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (18.18%) Degree

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) Wireless
1 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 4 (18.18%) Legal
3 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Service Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Transition Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Service Transition Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Change Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Business Change Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Business Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Office Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Service Management
3 6 (27.27%) Process Management
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
4 5 (22.73%) Change Control
4 5 (22.73%) ITSM
5 4 (18.18%) SWOT Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Use Case
5 4 (18.18%) UML
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISEB
2 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.09%) MCSA
5 2 (9.09%) CCNA
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 14001
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) Avaya
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Mitel
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
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