The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 50 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Management 317 288 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.68% 2.94% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 3.71% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 154 190
Median daily rate £388 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 11
Median hourly rate £25.50 £22.83 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.69% +75.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £17.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £30.00 £23.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £23.88 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+50.78% +20.88%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7036 7773 7115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.79% 79.29% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4294 4755 3991
Median daily rate £424 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 258 263
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +72.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £53.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Change Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Change Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +18 103 £350 -2.43% 9
Berkshire +17 74 £313 -21.87% 10
Buckinghamshire +1 37 £315 -12.50% 2
Surrey -24 34 £433 +10.75% 8
West Sussex +8 24 £458 +14.37% 3
Oxfordshire +12 18 £450 +24.13% 5
Kent +20 16 £203 -50.24% 1
East Sussex +5 6 £395 -1.25% 1
Middlesex -6 5 £450 +12.50%
Home Counties - 1 £270 -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 182 (27.16%) ITIL
2 172 (25.67%) Project Management
3 151 (22.54%) Finance
4 106 (15.82%) Windows
5 104 (15.52%) Security Cleared
6 92 (13.73%) Microsoft
7 84 (12.54%) SC Cleared
8 82 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
9 80 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 78 (11.64%) SQL
10 78 (11.64%) Incident Management
11 74 (11.04%) Service Management
12 73 (10.90%) PRINCE2
13 72 (10.75%) VMware
14 70 (10.45%) Linux
14 70 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
15 67 (10.00%) Cisco
16 66 (9.85%) Java
17 64 (9.55%) MS Excel
17 64 (9.55%) Telecoms
18 61 (9.10%) Migration
18 61 (9.10%) Business Analysis
19 57 (8.51%) Data Centre
20 56 (8.36%) Continuous Improvement
20 56 (8.36%) Service Delivery
21 55 (8.21%) DNS
21 55 (8.21%) Problem Management
22 54 (8.06%) Degree
23 50 (7.46%) Management Information System
24 49 (7.31%) Solaris

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.09%) Confluence
3 12 (1.79%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.49%) CMS
5 9 (1.34%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.90%) IIS
8 5 (0.75%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.60%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.60%) JBoss
9 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.60%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.45%) Apache
11 2 (0.30%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.30%) TPMS
12 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.15%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 64 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 48 (7.16%) MS Office
3 27 (4.03%) MS Project
4 22 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.09%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.60%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.60%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.15%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.60%) Maximo
4 3 (0.45%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.45%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.45%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.45%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.30%) HFM
5 2 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.30%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.30%) Primavera
5 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.28%) Office 365
3 5 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.75%) IaaS
3 5 (0.75%) SaaS
4 4 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.60%) Taleo
5 3 (0.45%) Yammer
6 2 (0.30%) PaaS
7 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 55 (8.21%) DNS
2 44 (6.57%) Firewall
2 44 (6.57%) LDAP
3 30 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 24 (3.58%) DHCP
5 22 (3.28%) LAN
5 22 (3.28%) VPN
6 20 (2.99%) SAN
6 20 (2.99%) WAN
7 19 (2.84%) Network Security
8 17 (2.54%) SNMP
8 17 (2.54%) Wireless
9 16 (2.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (2.24%) 3G
10 15 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (1.94%) 4G
11 13 (1.94%) Diameter Protocol
11 13 (1.94%) LTE
11 13 (1.94%) SSL
12 12 (1.79%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (1.94%) DB2
2 13 (1.94%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.64%) Big Data
4 10 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 6 (0.90%) Data Mining
5 6 (0.90%) SAP BI
6 5 (0.75%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.60%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.60%) MySQL
7 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.45%) GIS
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (3.73%) JIRA
2 14 (2.09%) Jenkins
2 14 (2.09%) JUnit
2 14 (2.09%) Maven
2 14 (2.09%) SoapUI
2 14 (2.09%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.90%) Subversion
5 4 (0.60%) Artifactory
5 4 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.45%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.30%) ChangeMan
7 2 (0.30%) Hudson
7 2 (0.30%) MSI
7 2 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.30%) VectorCAST
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.15%) Selenium
8 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 151 (22.54%) Finance
2 64 (9.55%) Telecoms
3 32 (4.78%) Banking
4 27 (4.03%) Retail
5 18 (2.69%) Back Office
6 14 (2.09%) Publishing
7 12 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.34%) Front Office
8 9 (1.34%) Military
9 8 (1.19%) Automotive
9 8 (1.19%) Marketing
10 7 (1.04%) Legal
11 6 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.75%) Billing
13 4 (0.60%) Electronics
14 3 (0.45%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.45%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.30%) Avionics
15 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 177 (26.42%) Analyst
2 100 (14.93%) Project Manager
3 73 (10.90%) Business Analyst
4 48 (7.16%) Change Manager
5 47 (7.01%) Administrator
6 42 (6.27%) Support Engineer
7 32 (4.78%) Network Engineer
8 29 (4.33%) Architect
9 28 (4.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 28 (4.18%) Consultant
9 28 (4.18%) VMware Engineer
10 26 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 26 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 26 (3.88%) Solaris Administrator
10 26 (3.88%) Solaris Engineer
11 25 (3.73%) Service Manager
12 24 (3.58%) VMware Support Engineer
13 23 (3.43%) Solaris Support Engineer
13 23 (3.43%) VMWare Administrator
14 21 (3.13%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.33%) Web Services
2 28 (4.18%) SOAP
3 15 (2.24%) .NET
4 12 (1.79%) SPML
5 9 (1.34%) HTML
6 7 (1.04%) ISPF
7 6 (0.90%) JSP
7 6 (0.90%) Middleware
7 6 (0.90%) Regular Expression
8 5 (0.75%) J2EE
8 5 (0.75%) Spring
9 4 (0.60%) 802.1X
9 4 (0.60%) JDBC
9 4 (0.60%) XML
10 3 (0.45%) CSS
10 3 (0.45%) REST
10 3 (0.45%) Servlets
11 2 (0.30%) Ajax
12 1 (0.15%) JSON
12 1 (0.15%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 50 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.54%) Smart Meter
5 16 (2.39%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.94%) AS400
6 13 (1.94%) CMDB
7 12 (1.79%) Economics
7 12 (1.79%) iSeries
8 11 (1.64%) PKI
9 10 (1.49%) Driving Licence
9 10 (1.49%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.34%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.19%) Learning Management System
12 7 (1.04%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (0.90%) FMCG
13 6 (0.90%) NHS
13 6 (0.90%) PMI
13 6 (0.90%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 106 (15.82%) Windows
2 70 (10.45%) Linux
3 49 (7.31%) Solaris
4 44 (6.57%) Unix
5 33 (4.93%) Windows Server
6 21 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.79%) AIX
10 9 (1.34%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.60%) VMS
12 4 (0.60%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.60%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.30%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.30%) zOS
15 1 (0.15%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (27.16%) ITIL
2 172 (25.67%) Project Management
3 82 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 78 (11.64%) Incident Management
6 74 (11.04%) Service Management
7 73 (10.90%) PRINCE2
8 61 (9.10%) Business Analysis
8 61 (9.10%) Migration
9 56 (8.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 56 (8.36%) Service Delivery
10 55 (8.21%) Problem Management
11 42 (6.27%) ITIL V3
12 39 (5.82%) Scrum
13 37 (5.52%) Performance Monitoring
14 36 (5.37%) Change Control
15 35 (5.22%) Programme Management
16 34 (5.07%) Root Cause Analysis
17 32 (4.78%) Process Improvement
18 31 (4.63%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (11.64%) SQL
2 66 (9.85%) Java
3 15 (2.24%) C
4 14 (2.09%) PowerShell
5 13 (1.94%) Perl
6 12 (1.79%) PHP
7 11 (1.64%) C++
8 10 (1.49%) VBScript
9 8 (1.19%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.04%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.04%) JCL
10 7 (1.04%) REXX
11 5 (0.75%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.75%) C#
12 3 (0.45%) ABAP
12 3 (0.45%) VBA
13 2 (0.30%) ANSI C
13 2 (0.30%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.30%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 84 (12.54%) SC Cleared
3 54 (8.06%) Degree
4 31 (4.63%) PMP
5 30 (4.48%) PMI Certification
6 25 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.94%) DV Cleared
9 12 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (1.64%) HNC
10 11 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
11 10 (1.49%) CCNA
11 10 (1.49%) HND
12 9 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (1.19%) CCNP
14 7 (1.04%) CISSP
14 7 (1.04%) CITP
14 7 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (0.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.22%) QA
2 25 (3.73%) SLA
3 12 (1.79%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.04%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.60%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (0.60%) COBIT
6 4 (0.60%) COSO
6 4 (0.60%) SAS 70
7 3 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.30%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.30%) FATCA
8 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.30%) MiFID
8 2 (0.30%) UCITS
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.15%) P3O
9 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
System Software
1 39 (5.82%) Active Directory
2 28 (4.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.34%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.34%) XenApp
4 8 (1.19%) Firmware
4 8 (1.19%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.04%) Time Sharing Option
5 7 (1.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 6 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.75%) vSphere
7 5 (0.75%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.45%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.45%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.45%) vCloud
9 3 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.45%) XenServer
10 2 (0.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (2.39%) SCCM
2 12 (1.79%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.49%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (1.04%) SCOM
4 7 (1.04%) SCVMM
5 6 (0.90%) OPNET
6 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.60%) BMC Marimba
7 4 (0.60%) DameWare
7 4 (0.60%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.60%) SCDPM
7 4 (0.60%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.60%) SCSM
8 3 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.45%) Nessus
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 72 (10.75%) VMware
3 67 (10.00%) Cisco
4 34 (5.07%) SAP
5 31 (4.63%) Oracle
6 27 (4.03%) Citrix
6 27 (4.03%) HP
7 24 (3.58%) EMC
8 23 (3.43%) IBM
8 23 (3.43%) Red Hat
9 19 (2.84%) Remedy
10 15 (2.24%) 3Com
10 15 (2.24%) NetApp
11 14 (2.09%) Nokia
11 14 (2.09%) Talend
12 12 (1.79%) ServiceNow
13 11 (1.64%) BMC
14 9 (1.34%) F5
14 9 (1.34%) Palo Alto
14 9 (1.34%) Symantec
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