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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 52 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Change Management 331 270 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.34% 3.17% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 4.47% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 144 126
Average daily rate
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£375 £415 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 14
Average hourly rate £17.68 £98.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.96% +575.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.62 £18.55 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.74 £175.00 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +76.66%
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
7228 6045 5842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.94% 70.98% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4094 3238 2910
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 236 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £44.78 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
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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
Buckinghamshire +18 82 £350 -15.66% 9
Berkshire +9 69 £400 -5.88% 15
Hampshire -2 69 £394 -2.78% 7
Surrey -11 57 £383 +12.50% 12
Oxfordshire -12 27 £325 -30.70% 6
West Sussex -14 10 £350 -17.64% 3
Middlesex +2 8 £443 -29.20%
Kent -16 4 £450 +20.00% 5
East Sussex -9 2 £385 -16.41% 1
Sussex - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 197 (31.22%) Project Management
2 167 (26.47%) Finance
3 138 (21.87%) ITIL
4 111 (17.59%) PRINCE2
5 110 (17.43%) Security Cleared
6 103 (16.32%) Microsoft
7 93 (14.74%) Windows
8 84 (13.31%) MS Excel
9 80 (12.68%) SC Cleared
9 80 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
10 73 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 65 (10.30%) Degree
12 64 (10.14%) SLA
13 62 (9.83%) Telecoms
14 60 (9.51%) Risk Management
15 58 (9.19%) Service Management
16 54 (8.56%) Service Delivery
17 53 (8.40%) Firewall
17 53 (8.40%) Cisco
18 52 (8.24%) VMware
18 52 (8.24%) Project Planning
19 51 (8.08%) Management Information System
20 49 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
21 45 (7.13%) Business Analysis
22 43 (6.81%) Migration
22 43 (6.81%) Configuration Management
22 43 (6.81%) SAP
23 41 (6.50%) Change Control
24 40 (6.34%) MS Office
24 40 (6.34%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 40 (6.34%) SharePoint
2 39 (6.18%) MS Exchange
3 36 (5.71%) IIS
4 18 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (1.90%) Lync
6 10 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.43%) IBM Notes
8 8 (1.27%) CMS
8 8 (1.27%) Apache
9 7 (1.11%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.11%) Lotus Domino
10 5 (0.79%) MS Project Server
11 4 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.32%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 84 (13.31%) MS Excel
2 40 (6.34%) MS Office
3 35 (5.55%) MS Project
4 30 (4.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (2.54%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 14 (2.22%) SAP SRM
2 6 (0.95%) assyst
2 6 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.48%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.48%) SAP MDM
4 3 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.16%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.16%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.16%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.43%) SaaS
2 4 (0.63%) Office 365
3 3 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.32%) IaaS
4 2 (0.32%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (8.40%) Firewall
2 34 (5.39%) Cisco ASA
3 29 (4.60%) DNS
4 27 (4.28%) WAN
4 27 (4.28%) SAN
5 24 (3.80%) LAN
6 22 (3.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (3.01%) BGP
8 18 (2.85%) VPN
9 17 (2.69%) 4G
9 17 (2.69%) Internet
9 17 (2.69%) 3G
9 17 (2.69%) Broadband
10 16 (2.54%) Network Security
11 14 (2.22%) NAS
12 11 (1.74%) MPLS
12 11 (1.74%) Ethernet
13 10 (1.58%) DHCP
13 10 (1.58%) TACACS
14 9 (1.43%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.58%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.79%) DB2
6 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.63%) MS Access
6 4 (0.63%) MySQL
6 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.63%) EDRMS
6 4 (0.63%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.32%) QlikView
9 1 (0.16%) SQLite
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
1 1 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.16%) Maven
General
1 167 (26.47%) Finance
2 62 (9.83%) Telecoms
3 27 (4.28%) Banking
4 26 (4.12%) Retail
5 15 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.22%) Legal
7 13 (2.06%) Military
7 13 (2.06%) Billing
8 9 (1.43%) Local Government
9 7 (1.11%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.95%) Advertising
10 6 (0.95%) Publishing
10 6 (0.95%) Marketing
10 6 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.48%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.32%) Electronics
12 2 (0.32%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.32%) Back Office
12 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 155 (24.56%) Project Manager
2 134 (21.24%) Analyst
3 56 (8.87%) Change Manager
4 48 (7.61%) Business Analyst
5 28 (4.44%) Consultant
6 21 (3.33%) Change Analyst
7 20 (3.17%) Network Engineer
8 19 (3.01%) Business Manager
9 18 (2.85%) Programme Manager
10 17 (2.69%) Support Analyst
11 16 (2.54%) Release Manager
11 16 (2.54%) Administrator
11 16 (2.54%) Support Engineer
12 15 (2.38%) Service Manager
13 13 (2.06%) Business Change Manager
14 12 (1.90%) Security Engineer
15 11 (1.74%) Network Security Engineer
15 11 (1.74%) Infrastructure Manager
15 11 (1.74%) Technical Manager
15 11 (1.74%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.43%) .NET
2 8 (1.27%) Flash
3 6 (0.95%) Web Services
4 5 (0.79%) Regular Expression
4 5 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 5 (0.79%) WAP
5 4 (0.63%) HTML
5 4 (0.63%) CSS
5 4 (0.63%) XML
6 3 (0.48%) JSP
6 3 (0.48%) LAMP
7 2 (0.32%) J2EE
7 2 (0.32%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.16%) SAML
8 1 (0.16%) DHTML
8 1 (0.16%) SOAP
8 1 (0.16%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 80 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (8.08%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.65%) Economics
4 19 (3.01%) CMDB
5 17 (2.69%) Clustering
6 14 (2.22%) NHS
7 13 (2.06%) PMI
8 9 (1.43%) Smart Meter
9 8 (1.27%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.11%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.11%) CLARiiON
11 6 (0.95%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.95%) DTV
11 6 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.79%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.79%) Computer Science
12 5 (0.79%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.63%) Kindle
13 4 (0.63%) Informatics
13 4 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 93 (14.74%) Windows
2 49 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (5.71%) Linux
4 33 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (4.75%) UNIX
7 14 (2.22%) Windows 2000
8 13 (2.06%) Windows NT
9 12 (1.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (1.58%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.27%) AIX
13 5 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.79%) SUSE
14 3 (0.48%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.32%) Solaris
15 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (31.22%) Project Management
2 138 (21.87%) ITIL
3 111 (17.59%) PRINCE2
4 73 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (9.51%) Risk Management
6 58 (9.19%) Service Management
7 54 (8.56%) Service Delivery
8 52 (8.24%) Project Planning
9 45 (7.13%) Business Analysis
10 43 (6.81%) Migration
10 43 (6.81%) Configuration Management
11 41 (6.50%) Change Control
12 38 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (5.86%) Programme Management
14 35 (5.55%) Release Management
15 34 (5.39%) Incident Management
16 31 (4.91%) Supplier Management
17 28 (4.44%) Problem Management
17 28 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 25 (3.96%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 33 (5.23%) SQL
2 20 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.58%) C
4 9 (1.43%) VB
5 8 (1.27%) Java
6 7 (1.11%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.63%) PHP
8 3 (0.48%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.48%) VBScript
8 3 (0.48%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.32%) C#
9 2 (0.32%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.16%) VBA
10 1 (0.16%) Perl
10 1 (0.16%) Python
10 1 (0.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 110 (17.43%) Security Cleared
2 80 (12.68%) SC Cleared
3 65 (10.30%) Degree
4 39 (6.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (3.96%) PMI Certification
5 25 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (3.96%) MCSE
6 22 (3.49%) CCNP
6 22 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 16 (2.54%) CCNA
7 16 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (2.38%) PMP
8 15 (2.38%) MCP
9 11 (1.74%) DV Cleared
10 10 (1.58%) CCSA
10 10 (1.58%) CCSE
11 9 (1.43%) HND
12 7 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (1.11%) ISEB
13 6 (0.95%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (10.14%) SLA
2 14 (2.22%) QA
3 7 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.95%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.48%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.48%) GxP
6 2 (0.32%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.32%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.16%) UCITS
7 1 (0.16%) P3O
7 1 (0.16%) MiFID
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 31 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.17%) vSphere
3 13 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 13 (2.06%) Terminal Services
4 12 (1.90%) VMware ESX
4 12 (1.90%) ISA Server
5 7 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.11%) Firmware
6 6 (0.95%) XenApp
7 5 (0.79%) FreeRADIUS
7 5 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.48%) XenServer
8 3 (0.48%) vCloud
8 3 (0.48%) NDS
9 2 (0.32%) UAG
9 2 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.16%) GPFS
10 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.16%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 13 (2.06%) BladeLogic
2 12 (1.90%) SCOM
3 10 (1.58%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.11%) FortiGate
4 7 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.95%) Netcool
5 6 (0.95%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (0.79%) OpenView
6 5 (0.79%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.63%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.32%) Control-M
9 2 (0.32%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.16%) SCCM
10 1 (0.16%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 103 (16.32%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.40%) Cisco
3 52 (8.24%) VMware
4 43 (6.81%) SAP
5 40 (6.34%) Citrix
5 40 (6.34%) CheckPoint
6 36 (5.71%) Oracle
7 25 (3.96%) F5
8 19 (3.01%) HP
9 18 (2.85%) Intel
9 18 (2.85%) Remedy
10 13 (2.06%) Juniper
10 13 (2.06%) Nokia
10 13 (2.06%) Blue Coat
11 12 (1.90%) McAfee
12 11 (1.74%) Red Hat
12 11 (1.74%) IBM
13 10 (1.58%) Adobe
14 9 (1.43%) Lotus
15 8 (1.27%) Ariba
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Stott & May
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
IntaPeople
Rate: £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
South East England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telco Exec
Posted: 9 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Telecom-Pro Services
Rate: From £12 to £18 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago