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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 48 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 344 295 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.78% 3.09% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 3.93% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 155 149
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +90.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £30.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.00 £36.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% -4.28%
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
7308 7508 6855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.21% 78.60% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4483 4280 3812
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 264 278
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Berkshire +26 101 £380 -5.00% 13
Hampshire -7 65 £400 +0.19% 11
Surrey +12 63 £425 +6.25% 6
Buckinghamshire -7 36 £395 +1.28% 4
Oxfordshire +16 30 £463 +39.62% 5
West Sussex -16 20 £450 +5.88% 2
Kent -1 11 £451 -9.75% 2
Middlesex -2 9 £410 +4.19%
East Sussex -4 4 £481 +28.33% 1
Home Counties - 1 £450 -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 189 (28.17%) ITIL
2 188 (28.02%) Project Management
3 155 (23.10%) Windows
4 146 (21.76%) Finance
5 101 (15.05%) Linux
6 99 (14.75%) Microsoft
6 99 (14.75%) VMware
7 98 (14.61%) Data Centre
8 97 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 87 (12.97%) Management Information System
10 85 (12.67%) PRINCE2
10 85 (12.67%) Incident Management
11 84 (12.52%) Problem Management
12 83 (12.37%) Cisco
13 81 (12.07%) Migration
14 80 (11.92%) Security Cleared
15 76 (11.33%) SQL
16 64 (9.54%) Service Management
17 63 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
18 62 (9.24%) DNS
19 61 (9.09%) Citrix
19 61 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
20 59 (8.79%) SC Cleared
21 58 (8.64%) Active Directory
21 58 (8.64%) MS Excel
21 58 (8.64%) Telecoms
21 58 (8.64%) Firewall
22 57 (8.49%) Service Delivery
23 54 (8.05%) Degree
24 53 (7.90%) Agile Software Development

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 35 (5.22%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.58%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (1.79%) WebLogic
5 11 (1.64%) Skype for Business
6 9 (1.34%) CMS
6 9 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.19%) IIS
8 7 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (1.04%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.89%) TPMS
10 5 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.60%) Apache
11 4 (0.60%) Confluence
11 4 (0.60%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.60%) JBoss
11 4 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
11 4 (0.60%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.30%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 58 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.92%) MS Office
3 26 (3.87%) MS Project
4 19 (2.83%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.60%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.30%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.15%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.04%) Maximo
1 7 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (0.89%) Eagle PACE
3 5 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.60%) Primavera
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.45%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.45%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.30%) HFM
6 2 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) BusinessWare
7 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.15%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (2.68%) Office 365
2 13 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
3 8 (1.19%) Taleo
4 6 (0.89%) SaaS
5 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.60%) IaaS
6 3 (0.45%) Yammer
7 1 (0.15%) GitHub
7 1 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 62 (9.24%) DNS
2 58 (8.64%) Firewall
3 46 (6.86%) DHCP
4 43 (6.41%) WAN
5 40 (5.96%) TCP/IP
6 34 (5.07%) LAN
7 28 (4.17%) SAN
8 27 (4.02%) LDAP
8 27 (4.02%) MPLS
9 24 (3.58%) Internet
10 23 (3.43%) SSL
10 23 (3.43%) VPN
11 21 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (2.98%) Cisco ASA
12 20 (2.98%) SNMP
13 19 (2.83%) Network Security
14 18 (2.68%) Ethernet
14 18 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (2.53%) IPsec
16 15 (2.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.32%) DB2
2 24 (3.58%) Oracle Database
3 23 (3.43%) SQL Server
4 15 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (1.79%) Big Data
5 12 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (1.49%) Data Mining
6 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (1.04%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.04%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (0.75%) MS Access
10 5 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (1.19%) JIRA
2 4 (0.60%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.60%) JUnit
2 4 (0.60%) Maven
2 4 (0.60%) SoapUI
2 4 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (0.45%) ChangeMan
4 2 (0.30%) Hudson
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.30%) Subversion
4 2 (0.30%) VectorCAST
5 1 (0.15%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.15%) Selenium
5 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 146 (21.76%) Finance
2 58 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 38 (5.66%) Banking
4 30 (4.47%) Retail
5 21 (3.13%) Back Office
6 16 (2.38%) Publishing
7 12 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (1.49%) Front Office
9 9 (1.34%) Legal
10 8 (1.19%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.75%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.75%) Billing
11 5 (0.75%) Marketing
12 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.45%) Automotive
13 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.30%) Avionics
14 2 (0.30%) Electronics
14 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 150 (22.35%) Analyst
2 101 (15.05%) Project Manager
3 69 (10.28%) Business Analyst
4 44 (6.56%) Change Manager
5 40 (5.96%) Support Engineer
6 32 (4.77%) Network Engineer
7 31 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (4.47%) Administrator
9 27 (4.02%) IT Manager
10 25 (3.73%) Business Manager
11 22 (3.28%) Change Analyst
11 22 (3.28%) Service Manager
12 21 (3.13%) Architect
12 21 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
12 21 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
13 19 (2.83%) Citrix Specialist
13 19 (2.83%) Linux Operator
13 19 (2.83%) Linux Specialist
13 19 (2.83%) VMware Specialist
14 18 (2.68%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.53%) SOAP
2 12 (1.79%) SPML
2 12 (1.79%) Web Services
3 11 (1.64%) 802.1X
4 8 (1.19%) HTML
4 8 (1.19%) Regular Expression
5 6 (0.89%) .NET
5 6 (0.89%) ISPF
6 5 (0.75%) J2EE
6 5 (0.75%) Servlets
7 4 (0.60%) Middleware
8 3 (0.45%) JDBC
8 3 (0.45%) JSP
8 3 (0.45%) XML
9 2 (0.30%) CSS
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 1 (0.15%) Ajax
10 1 (0.15%) HTML5
10 1 (0.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 98 (14.61%) Data Centre
2 87 (12.97%) Management Information System
3 63 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.17%) AS400
5 27 (4.02%) iSeries
6 22 (3.28%) CMDB
7 18 (2.68%) Driving Licence
8 16 (2.38%) Smart Meter
9 12 (1.79%) Clustering
9 12 (1.79%) Cryptography
10 11 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
10 11 (1.64%) Learning Management System
10 11 (1.64%) Visualisation
11 10 (1.49%) EMC VNX
11 10 (1.49%) PKI
12 9 (1.34%) Computer Science
12 9 (1.34%) PMI
13 8 (1.19%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.19%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.04%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 155 (23.10%) Windows
2 101 (15.05%) Linux
3 61 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (7.90%) Windows Server
5 47 (7.00%) Unix
6 38 (5.66%) Solaris
7 37 (5.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (4.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (4.32%) Windows 7
10 25 (3.73%) AIX
11 6 (0.89%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.75%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.45%) CatOS
13 3 (0.45%) VMS
13 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.45%) zOS
14 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (28.17%) ITIL
2 188 (28.02%) Project Management
3 97 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (12.67%) Incident Management
4 85 (12.67%) PRINCE2
5 84 (12.52%) Problem Management
6 81 (12.07%) Migration
7 64 (9.54%) Service Management
8 57 (8.49%) Service Delivery
9 53 (7.90%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (7.30%) Business Analysis
11 39 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 37 (5.51%) ITIL V3
13 35 (5.22%) Programme Management
14 34 (5.07%) Risk Management
14 34 (5.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 33 (4.92%) Configuration Management
16 32 (4.77%) Change Control
17 31 (4.62%) Information Security
18 29 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 76 (11.33%) SQL
2 37 (5.51%) Java
3 16 (2.38%) Perl
4 13 (1.94%) PowerShell
4 13 (1.94%) Shell Script
5 8 (1.19%) C
6 6 (0.89%) JCL
6 6 (0.89%) PHP
6 6 (0.89%) PL/SQL
6 6 (0.89%) Python
6 6 (0.89%) REXX
7 5 (0.75%) C#
7 5 (0.75%) C++
8 4 (0.60%) AWK
8 4 (0.60%) sed
8 4 (0.60%) VBScript
9 2 (0.30%) ANSI C
9 2 (0.30%) Bourne shell
9 2 (0.30%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (11.92%) Security Cleared
2 59 (8.79%) SC Cleared
3 54 (8.05%) Degree
4 31 (4.62%) PMI Certification
5 29 (4.32%) PMP
6 23 (3.43%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (2.38%) CCNA
8 16 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 13 (1.94%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.79%) CISSP
11 11 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (1.49%) HNC
12 10 (1.49%) HND
13 8 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (1.04%) CCNP
14 7 (1.04%) GCIH
15 6 (0.89%) ISEB
15 6 (0.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.32%) SLA
2 20 (2.98%) PCI DSS
2 20 (2.98%) QA
3 7 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.75%) GxP
5 5 (0.75%) ISO 9000
5 5 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.60%) COBIT
6 4 (0.60%) COSO
6 4 (0.60%) SAS 70
7 2 (0.30%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.30%) FATCA
7 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.30%) MiFID
7 2 (0.30%) UCITS
8 1 (0.15%) P3O
8 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
System Software
1 58 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 42 (6.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.83%) XenApp
4 18 (2.68%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.68%) VMware ESX
5 13 (1.94%) vSphere
6 12 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (1.79%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.49%) Firmware
8 9 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 8 (1.19%) XenServer
10 7 (1.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 6 (0.89%) Time Sharing Option
11 6 (0.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 6 (0.89%) Veritas File System
12 5 (0.75%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.45%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.15%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 27 (4.02%) Tivoli
2 24 (3.58%) SCCM
3 17 (2.53%) NetBackup
4 8 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (1.04%) Puppet
5 7 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.89%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.89%) OPNET
6 6 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.89%) SCVMM
7 5 (0.75%) ArcSight ESM
7 5 (0.75%) SCOM
7 5 (0.75%) WSUS
8 4 (0.60%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.60%) BMC Marimba
8 4 (0.60%) DameWare
8 4 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.60%) RSA Security Analytics
9 3 (0.45%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (0.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 99 (14.75%) Microsoft
1 99 (14.75%) VMware
2 83 (12.37%) Cisco
3 61 (9.09%) Citrix
4 45 (6.71%) Oracle
5 42 (6.26%) IBM
6 34 (5.07%) SAP
7 32 (4.77%) HP
8 31 (4.62%) Red Hat
9 30 (4.47%) EMC
10 29 (4.32%) NetApp
11 28 (4.17%) F5
12 19 (2.83%) Symantec
13 16 (2.38%) CheckPoint
13 16 (2.38%) Juniper
13 16 (2.38%) Nokia
14 15 (2.24%) Remedy
15 13 (1.94%) Veritas
16 12 (1.79%) Palo Alto
17 11 (1.64%) ServiceNow
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Connectus
Rate: £43 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £424 - £466 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Milton Keynes
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 27 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North Surrey
Simon James IT
Posted: 18 days ago