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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 52 61 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs citing Change Management 312 254 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.34% 2.92% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 4.09% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 120 174
Average daily rate
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£385 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £207 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 19
Average hourly rate £13.00 £26.13 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.23% +63.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £21.68 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.79 £29.70 £66.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £23.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +35.71%
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
6811 6214 7098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.00% 71.37% 71.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3794 3463 3377
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 246 318
Average hourly rate £22.00 £33.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.32% +44.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.15 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 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
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 30 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Hampshire +3 75 £375 -3.84% 12
Berkshire 0 69 £400 +9.58% 24
Surrey +4 50 £396 +2.19% 14
Buckinghamshire -4 29 £406 +14.03% 11
Oxfordshire -1 21 £325 -2.98% 8
West Sussex +18 19 £338 -3.57% 4
Kent +1 13 £388 +10.71% 2
East Sussex -5 10 £398 +21.99% 2
Middlesex -2 8 £433 -2.80%
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 180 (30.56%) Project Management
2 153 (25.98%) Finance
3 113 (19.19%) ITIL
4 101 (17.15%) PRINCE2
5 93 (15.79%) Windows
6 88 (14.94%) Microsoft
7 79 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 70 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
9 67 (11.38%) Security Cleared
10 58 (9.85%) Degree
10 58 (9.85%) MS Excel
11 55 (9.34%) MS Project
12 52 (8.83%) Service Management
12 52 (8.83%) Service Delivery
12 52 (8.83%) Telecoms
13 49 (8.32%) Management Information System
14 47 (7.98%) Windows Server 2008
15 46 (7.81%) VMware
16 43 (7.30%) Risk Management
16 43 (7.30%) UNIX
17 42 (7.13%) Business Analysis
18 41 (6.96%) Incident Management
18 41 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
18 41 (6.96%) MS Office
18 41 (6.96%) Oracle
19 40 (6.79%) SLA
20 39 (6.62%) SAP
20 39 (6.62%) Project Planning
20 39 (6.62%) Migration
20 39 (6.62%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 27 (4.58%) IIS
2 25 (4.24%) SharePoint
3 23 (3.90%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.55%) WebSphere
5 13 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (1.53%) IBM Notes
9 8 (1.36%) Apache
10 7 (1.19%) Lotus Domino
10 7 (1.19%) Lync
10 7 (1.19%) GlassFish
11 6 (1.02%) Documentum
12 5 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.68%) Liferay
13 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 58 (9.85%) MS Excel
2 55 (9.34%) MS Project
3 41 (6.96%) MS Office
4 29 (4.92%) MS Visio
5 27 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (1.53%) SAP SRM
2 6 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.51%) assyst
5 3 (0.51%) Maximo
6 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.17%) JDE World
6 1 (0.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.70%) SaaS
2 2 (0.34%) IaaS
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.34%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.17%) Force.com
3 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.26%) Firewall
2 26 (4.41%) DNS
3 19 (3.23%) SAN
4 18 (3.06%) WAN
5 17 (2.89%) Internet
6 14 (2.38%) LAN
7 13 (2.21%) TCP/IP
8 12 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (1.87%) LDAP
9 11 (1.87%) Broadband
9 11 (1.87%) VoIP
10 10 (1.70%) DHCP
10 10 (1.70%) 3G
10 10 (1.70%) 4G
11 9 (1.53%) NAS
11 9 (1.53%) Network Security
12 8 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (1.19%) VPN
13 7 (1.19%) HTTPS
13 7 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.70%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.53%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.36%) DTS
5 6 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.68%) MySQL
6 4 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.51%) PowerCenter
7 3 (0.51%) DataStage
7 3 (0.51%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.34%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.34%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (0.34%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.34%) DB2
9 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Introscope
2 2 (0.34%) JIRA
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.17%) Selenium
3 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.17%) Subversion
3 1 (0.17%) JUnit
3 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 153 (25.98%) Finance
2 52 (8.83%) Telecoms
3 30 (5.09%) Retail
4 27 (4.58%) Banking
5 12 (2.04%) Billing
6 11 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (1.87%) Local Government
7 9 (1.53%) Legal
8 7 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.19%) Advertising
8 7 (1.19%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.02%) Marketing
9 6 (1.02%) Publishing
10 5 (0.85%) Military
11 4 (0.68%) Back Office
12 3 (0.51%) Front Office
13 2 (0.34%) Automotive
13 2 (0.34%) Electronics
13 2 (0.34%) French Language
13 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (23.94%) Project Manager
2 128 (21.73%) Analyst
3 56 (9.51%) Business Analyst
4 49 (8.32%) Change Manager
5 34 (5.77%) Consultant
6 19 (3.23%) Change Analyst
6 19 (3.23%) Business Manager
7 17 (2.89%) Administrator
8 16 (2.72%) Technical Manager
9 15 (2.55%) Support Analyst
9 15 (2.55%) Business Change Manager
10 14 (2.38%) Support Engineer
11 13 (2.21%) Service Manager
12 11 (1.87%) Network Engineer
12 11 (1.87%) Technical Project Manager
12 11 (1.87%) Coordinator
12 11 (1.87%) IT Project Manager
13 10 (1.70%) Programme Manager
14 9 (1.53%) Infrastructure Manager
14 9 (1.53%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.72%) Web Services
2 12 (2.04%) SOAP
3 11 (1.87%) .NET
4 10 (1.70%) J2EE
5 7 (1.19%) Flash
6 4 (0.68%) Middleware
6 4 (0.68%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.68%) CSS
6 4 (0.68%) JSP
6 4 (0.68%) HTML
6 4 (0.68%) WebCenter
7 3 (0.51%) REST
7 3 (0.51%) XML
7 3 (0.51%) LAMP
7 3 (0.51%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.51%) SAP PI
7 3 (0.51%) MSMQ
7 3 (0.51%) JMS
7 3 (0.51%) WAP
8 2 (0.34%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (8.32%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.55%) NHS
3 15 (2.55%) Clustering
4 13 (2.21%) CMDB
5 9 (1.53%) Economics
6 8 (1.36%) User Experience
7 7 (1.19%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.19%) CLARiiON
7 7 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.02%) PMI
8 6 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.85%) DTV
9 5 (0.85%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.85%) Informatics
9 5 (0.85%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.68%) Kindle
10 4 (0.68%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.51%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 93 (15.79%) Windows
2 47 (7.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (7.30%) UNIX
4 30 (5.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (5.09%) Linux
5 28 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.04%) Windows 2000
7 11 (1.87%) Windows NT
8 9 (1.53%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (1.19%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.02%) AIX
11 5 (0.85%) Solaris
12 4 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.68%) Android
13 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.17%) SUSE
14 1 (0.17%) CentOS
14 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (30.56%) Project Management
2 113 (19.19%) ITIL
3 101 (17.15%) PRINCE2
4 79 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (8.83%) Service Management
5 52 (8.83%) Service Delivery
6 43 (7.30%) Risk Management
7 42 (7.13%) Business Analysis
8 41 (6.96%) Incident Management
8 41 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (6.62%) Migration
9 39 (6.62%) Project Planning
10 34 (5.77%) Configuration Management
11 30 (5.09%) Problem Management
12 29 (4.92%) Change Control
13 26 (4.41%) Supplier Management
14 25 (4.24%) ERP
15 24 (4.07%) CRM
15 24 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (4.07%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (5.43%) SQL
2 20 (3.40%) Java
3 15 (2.55%) C
4 9 (1.53%) PowerShell
5 5 (0.85%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.68%) C#
6 4 (0.68%) PHP
7 3 (0.51%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.51%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.51%) Apex Code
7 3 (0.51%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.51%) VBScript
7 3 (0.51%) VB
8 1 (0.17%) Python
8 1 (0.17%) Perl
8 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 67 (11.38%) Security Cleared
2 58 (9.85%) Degree
3 39 (6.62%) SC Cleared
4 22 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (3.40%) PMI Certification
6 17 (2.89%) MCSE
7 14 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (2.38%) PMP
8 12 (2.04%) CCNP
9 11 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (1.70%) CCNA
11 9 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.19%) MCP
12 7 (1.19%) DV Cleared
13 6 (1.02%) ISEB
13 6 (1.02%) HND
14 5 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.51%) MBA
15 3 (0.51%) CCSA
15 3 (0.51%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.79%) SLA
2 14 (2.38%) QA
3 9 (1.53%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.02%) ISO 9000
5 5 (0.85%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.68%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.34%) GxP
7 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.34%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.17%) UCITS
8 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 35 (5.94%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.72%) vSphere
4 9 (1.53%) Terminal Services
4 9 (1.53%) VMware ESX
5 8 (1.36%) ISA Server
5 8 (1.36%) XenApp
5 8 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.85%) XenServer
7 4 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.51%) NDS
9 2 (0.34%) NFS
9 2 (0.34%) Firmware
9 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.17%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.17%) vCloud
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (1.70%) SCOM
2 9 (1.53%) NetBackup
3 8 (1.36%) BladeLogic
4 5 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.85%) Netcool
5 4 (0.68%) CA Wily
5 4 (0.68%) SCCM
5 4 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.51%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.51%) OpenView
6 3 (0.51%) Control-M
7 2 (0.34%) OPNET
7 2 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.17%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.17%) BMC Performance Manager
8 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 88 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.81%) VMware
3 41 (6.96%) Oracle
4 39 (6.62%) SAP
5 31 (5.26%) Citrix
6 27 (4.58%) Cisco
7 20 (3.40%) HP
8 17 (2.89%) IBM
8 17 (2.89%) Intel
9 16 (2.72%) CheckPoint
10 15 (2.55%) Remedy
11 14 (2.38%) EMC
12 11 (1.87%) Symantec
13 9 (1.53%) NetApp
13 9 (1.53%) Lotus
14 7 (1.19%) Juniper
14 7 (1.19%) Adobe
14 7 (1.19%) F5
14 7 (1.19%) ServiceNow
15 6 (1.02%) BMC
Hook, Hampshire
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Rate: £518.37 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £180 - £210 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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Surrey
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Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: Market
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Oxfordshire
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Rate: £400 - £470 per day
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Oxford
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Rate: £325 - 350 per day
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Surrey
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Buckinghamshire
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Oxfordshire
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South East England
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Rate: competitive
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West Sussex
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Hampshire
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Rate: competitive
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Berkshire
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