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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 48 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 307 329 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.59% 3.54% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 4.57% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 176 159
Average daily rate £365 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £258 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £559 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £35.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.71% -80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £35.00 £15.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £119.50 £35.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £26.00 £28.10
% change year-on-year
-20.67% -7.45%
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
6791 7200 6227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.38% 77.44% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4176 3942 3316
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 232 260
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire +12 83 £450 +2.85% 12
Hampshire +13 65 £350 -12.15% 13
Surrey -29 46 £525 +35.30% 8
Buckinghamshire -6 34 £380 +8.57% 6
Oxfordshire +5 32 £145 -64.41% 4
West Sussex +13 13 £325 -13.33% 2
Middlesex -2 12 £375 -34.44% 1
Kent 0 7 £510 +15.90% 7
M4 Corridor - 6 £288 -
East Sussex +8 4 £195 -50.94% 5
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 193 (29.38%) Project Management
2 192 (29.22%) ITIL
3 153 (23.29%) Finance
4 143 (21.77%) Windows
5 116 (17.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 109 (16.59%) PRINCE2
7 99 (15.07%) Microsoft
8 88 (13.39%) Data Centre
9 85 (12.94%) VMware
10 77 (11.72%) Linux
10 77 (11.72%) Incident Management
11 76 (11.57%) Cisco
12 74 (11.26%) SQL
12 74 (11.26%) Management Information System
12 74 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
13 71 (10.81%) Security Cleared
13 71 (10.81%) Citrix
14 68 (10.35%) MS Excel
14 68 (10.35%) Risk Management
14 68 (10.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 66 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
16 62 (9.44%) Service Delivery
17 59 (8.98%) IBM
18 57 (8.68%) Problem Management
19 55 (8.37%) Service Management
20 53 (8.07%) Degree
21 51 (7.76%) Migration
22 50 (7.61%) Telecoms
22 50 (7.61%) SAP
23 49 (7.46%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (5.78%) SharePoint
2 28 (4.26%) Lync
3 26 (3.96%) MS Exchange
4 17 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.13%) Apache
5 14 (2.13%) IIS
6 13 (1.98%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
8 8 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.22%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.76%) Liferay
11 4 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.61%) Commerce Server
11 4 (0.61%) Documentum
11 4 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.46%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 68 (10.35%) MS Excel
2 49 (7.46%) MS Office
3 31 (4.72%) MS Visio
4 30 (4.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (4.26%) MS Project
6 8 (1.22%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.15%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.83%) SAP SRM
2 8 (1.22%) Eagle PACE
3 6 (0.91%) Maximo
3 6 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.61%) Fredhopper
4 4 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.46%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.46%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.30%) Endur
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.30%) Primavera
6 2 (0.30%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.30%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.30%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.30%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.15%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.15%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.67%) Office 365
2 9 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.07%) SaaS
3 7 (1.07%) SuccessFactors
3 7 (1.07%) Taleo
4 6 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.30%) IaaS
7 1 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.15%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.78%) DNS
2 37 (5.63%) Firewall
3 29 (4.41%) DHCP
4 28 (4.26%) TCP/IP
5 26 (3.96%) WAN
6 23 (3.50%) Internet
7 22 (3.35%) LAN
7 22 (3.35%) MPLS
8 19 (2.89%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (2.89%) SSL
9 17 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (2.59%) NetScaler
10 16 (2.44%) Ethernet
10 16 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (2.44%) SAN
11 15 (2.28%) Wireless
12 13 (1.98%) IPsec
12 13 (1.98%) Network Security
12 13 (1.98%) VPN
13 12 (1.83%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.24%) DB2
2 22 (3.35%) BusinessObjects
3 17 (2.59%) SQL Server
4 14 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 13 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (1.67%) MS Access
7 8 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.91%) Data Mining
9 6 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.46%) MySQL
13 2 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.30%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.15%) HBase
14 1 (0.15%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.22%) ChangeMan
2 6 (0.91%) Subversion
3 3 (0.46%) PVCS
4 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.30%) Hudson
4 2 (0.30%) Introscope
4 2 (0.30%) JIRA
4 2 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.30%) VectorCAST
5 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.15%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 153 (23.29%) Finance
2 50 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 36 (5.48%) Retail
4 28 (4.26%) Banking
5 13 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 6 (0.91%) Billing
9 5 (0.76%) Automotive
9 5 (0.76%) Back Office
9 5 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.76%) Marketing
9 5 (0.76%) Publishing
10 4 (0.61%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.61%) Legal
11 3 (0.46%) Electronics
11 3 (0.46%) Front Office
12 2 (0.30%) Advertising
12 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (20.24%) Analyst
2 116 (17.66%) Project Manager
3 48 (7.31%) Change Manager
4 40 (6.09%) Business Analyst
5 31 (4.72%) Linux Specialist
6 30 (4.57%) IT Manager
6 30 (4.57%) Linux Operator
7 27 (4.11%) Change Analyst
8 23 (3.50%) Service Manager
9 22 (3.35%) Delivery Manager
10 21 (3.20%) Technical Manager
11 20 (3.04%) Business Manager
11 20 (3.04%) Network Engineer
12 19 (2.89%) Consultant
13 18 (2.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 17 (2.59%) IT Project Manager
14 17 (2.59%) PMO Manager
14 17 (2.59%) Support Engineer
15 16 (2.44%) Architect
16 15 (2.28%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.13%) Middleware
2 11 (1.67%) 802.1X
3 8 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (1.07%) ISPF
5 6 (0.91%) HTML
6 5 (0.76%) CSS
6 5 (0.76%) Mason
7 4 (0.61%) Ajax
7 4 (0.61%) JSON
7 4 (0.61%) WCF
7 4 (0.61%) Worklight
7 4 (0.61%) XML
8 3 (0.46%) .NET
9 2 (0.30%) HTML5
9 2 (0.30%) J2EE
9 2 (0.30%) Servlets
9 2 (0.30%) Web Services
10 1 (0.15%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 1 (0.15%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 88 (13.39%) Data Centre
2 74 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (11.26%) Management Information System
3 40 (6.09%) AS400
4 39 (5.94%) iSeries
5 21 (3.20%) CMDB
6 16 (2.44%) Driving Licence
6 16 (2.44%) PMI
7 14 (2.13%) HACMP
7 14 (2.13%) Mainframe
8 11 (1.67%) Cryptography
8 11 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (1.67%) Replication
9 8 (1.22%) Clustering
9 8 (1.22%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.07%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.07%) Economics
10 7 (1.07%) Learning Management System
10 7 (1.07%) PKI
10 7 (1.07%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 143 (21.77%) Windows
2 77 (11.72%) Linux
3 68 (10.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (6.39%) Windows Server
5 36 (5.48%) Unix
6 27 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (3.81%) AIX
7 25 (3.81%) Windows 7
8 23 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (2.13%) Solaris
11 9 (1.37%) zOS
12 6 (0.91%) SUSE
13 5 (0.76%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.61%) VMS
15 3 (0.46%) CatOS
15 3 (0.46%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (29.38%) Project Management
2 192 (29.22%) ITIL
3 116 (17.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 109 (16.59%) PRINCE2
5 77 (11.72%) Incident Management
6 68 (10.35%) Risk Management
7 66 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (9.44%) Service Delivery
9 57 (8.68%) Problem Management
10 55 (8.37%) Service Management
11 51 (7.76%) Migration
12 38 (5.78%) Project Planning
13 36 (5.48%) SDLC
14 34 (5.18%) Configuration Management
15 33 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (4.87%) Business Analysis
17 30 (4.57%) Continuous Improvement
17 30 (4.57%) Programme Management
18 29 (4.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 28 (4.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 74 (11.26%) SQL
2 23 (3.50%) PowerShell
3 22 (3.35%) Shell Script
4 15 (2.28%) Java
5 12 (1.83%) C
6 10 (1.52%) Perl
7 8 (1.22%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.22%) JCL
8 7 (1.07%) PL/SQL
9 6 (0.91%) REXX
10 5 (0.76%) Python
11 4 (0.61%) AWK
11 4 (0.61%) C#
11 4 (0.61%) sed
11 4 (0.61%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.46%) COBOL
12 3 (0.46%) VB
12 3 (0.46%) VB6
12 3 (0.46%) VBA
13 2 (0.30%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 71 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 53 (8.07%) Degree
3 49 (7.46%) SC Cleared
4 37 (5.63%) PMI Certification
5 28 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (3.35%) PMP
7 19 (2.89%) CCNA
7 19 (2.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 17 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (2.13%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.83%) CCNP
11 10 (1.52%) CISSP
12 8 (1.22%) CCIE
12 8 (1.22%) GCIH
13 7 (1.07%) ISEB
14 6 (0.91%) MBA
15 5 (0.76%) GCIA
16 4 (0.61%) MCP
16 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.18%) SLA
2 25 (3.81%) QA
3 18 (2.74%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 10 (1.52%) ISO 9000
5 5 (0.76%) COBIT
5 5 (0.76%) COSO
5 5 (0.76%) SAS 70
6 4 (0.61%) GxP
6 4 (0.61%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.46%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.46%) TickIT
8 2 (0.30%) GAMP
8 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.15%) RMADS
9 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 40 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 16 (2.44%) XenServer
4 14 (2.13%) XenApp
5 12 (1.83%) XenDesktop
6 11 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.67%) vSphere
7 8 (1.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 8 (1.22%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.91%) Time Sharing Option
9 5 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.61%) NFS
10 4 (0.61%) Veritas File System
11 3 (0.46%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.46%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.30%) GPFS
12 2 (0.30%) OpenSSH
12 2 (0.30%) UAG
Systems Management
1 41 (6.24%) Tivoli
2 20 (3.04%) SCCM
3 6 (0.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 6 (0.91%) SCOM
4 5 (0.76%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.76%) Puppet
4 5 (0.76%) RSA Security Analytics
5 4 (0.61%) WSUS
6 3 (0.46%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.46%) OPNET
6 3 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.30%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.30%) MOM
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.30%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 99 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 85 (12.94%) VMware
3 76 (11.57%) Cisco
4 71 (10.81%) Citrix
5 59 (8.98%) IBM
6 50 (7.61%) SAP
7 42 (6.39%) Oracle
8 32 (4.87%) HP
9 25 (3.81%) Red Hat
10 16 (2.44%) Remedy
11 15 (2.28%) Juniper
12 14 (2.13%) F5
13 13 (1.98%) Ariba
14 12 (1.83%) Cyberoam
14 12 (1.83%) Symantec
15 11 (1.67%) EMC
15 11 (1.67%) ServiceNow
16 10 (1.52%) NetApp
17 9 (1.37%) Saba
18 8 (1.22%) CheckPoint
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 5 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £320 to £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £450 - £520 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Rate: £29000 - £39000 per annum + 9mth FTC
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 23 days ago