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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 63 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Change Management 266 328 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.24% 3.32% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 4.17% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 186 198
Median daily rate £365 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £282 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 12
Median hourly rate - £39.55 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +204.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.44 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +59.18%
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
6689 7861 7146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.40% 79.64% 76.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4129 4807 3976
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £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 259 270 281
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.09 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.10% +68.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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
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 1 October 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 +13 82 £335 -8.21% 18
Berkshire -5 62 £425 +6.18% 9
Buckinghamshire 0 30 £431 +23.21% 6
Surrey -18 30 £425 +13.33% 8
West Sussex 0 17 £435 +42.62% 3
Oxfordshire -7 17 £320 -11.72% 3
Kent +18 12 £200 -50.85% 3
Middlesex -9 4 £450 +0.27%
East Sussex -6 2 £333 -14.19% 2
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Home Counties - 1 £270 -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 165 (26.48%) ITIL
2 160 (25.68%) Project Management
3 152 (24.40%) Finance
4 94 (15.09%) Security Cleared
5 84 (13.48%) Windows
6 82 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 77 (12.36%) Microsoft
8 77 (12.36%) SC Cleared
9 75 (12.04%) SQL
9 75 (12.04%) Incident Management
10 72 (11.56%) Service Management
11 71 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
12 67 (10.75%) Java
12 67 (10.75%) Business Analysis
13 65 (10.43%) PRINCE2
14 63 (10.11%) MS Excel
14 63 (10.11%) Cisco
15 59 (9.47%) DNS
15 59 (9.47%) Service Delivery
15 59 (9.47%) Telecoms
15 59 (9.47%) VMware
16 54 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
17 53 (8.51%) Problem Management
17 53 (8.51%) Linux
18 50 (8.03%) Degree
19 47 (7.54%) Data Centre
20 46 (7.38%) LDAP
21 45 (7.22%) Solaris
21 45 (7.22%) Management Information System

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 29 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.25%) Confluence
3 10 (1.61%) CMS
4 8 (1.28%) IIS
5 7 (1.12%) Apache
5 7 (1.12%) JBoss
5 7 (1.12%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.80%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.80%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.80%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.32%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.32%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 63 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 43 (6.90%) MS Office
3 29 (4.65%) MS Project
4 21 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.41%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.64%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.32%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.16%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.64%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.48%) Maximo
5 3 (0.48%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.48%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.48%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.48%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.48%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.32%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.32%) Primavera
7 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.16%) Magento
7 1 (0.16%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.53%) Office 365
3 8 (1.28%) SaaS
4 6 (0.96%) IaaS
5 5 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.48%) Taleo
7 3 (0.48%) Yammer
8 2 (0.32%) PaaS
9 1 (0.16%) GitHub
9 1 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.16%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 59 (9.47%) DNS
2 46 (7.38%) LDAP
3 41 (6.58%) Firewall
4 32 (5.14%) TCP/IP
5 25 (4.01%) DHCP
6 22 (3.53%) LAN
7 21 (3.37%) Network Security
7 21 (3.37%) VPN
8 20 (3.21%) SNMP
8 20 (3.21%) WAN
9 18 (2.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (2.41%) MPLS
12 14 (2.25%) Internet
12 14 (2.25%) IPsec
12 14 (2.25%) SSL
12 14 (2.25%) Wireless
13 13 (2.09%) 3G
14 11 (1.77%) 4G
14 11 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.44%) Big Data
2 8 (1.28%) DB2
3 7 (1.12%) SQL Server
4 6 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (0.96%) SAP BI
5 5 (0.80%) Data Mining
5 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.64%) MySQL
7 3 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.48%) GIS
7 3 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.32%) OLAP
8 2 (0.32%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.16%) OLTP
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (3.69%) JIRA
2 16 (2.57%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.25%) JUnit
3 14 (2.25%) Maven
3 14 (2.25%) SoapUI
3 14 (2.25%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.64%) Artifactory
5 4 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.64%) Subversion
6 3 (0.48%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.32%) ChangeMan
7 2 (0.32%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.32%) MSI
8 1 (0.16%) Selenium
8 1 (0.16%) StarTeam
8 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 152 (24.40%) Finance
2 59 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 27 (4.33%) Retail
4 25 (4.01%) Banking
5 16 (2.57%) Back Office
6 15 (2.41%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.93%) Publishing
8 10 (1.61%) Automotive
8 10 (1.61%) Marketing
9 9 (1.44%) Military
9 9 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.12%) Billing
10 7 (1.12%) Electronics
10 7 (1.12%) Front Office
11 5 (0.80%) Legal
12 4 (0.64%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.48%) Advertising
13 3 (0.48%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.32%) German Language
14 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 179 (28.73%) Analyst
2 82 (13.16%) Project Manager
3 76 (12.20%) Business Analyst
4 47 (7.54%) Administrator
5 44 (7.06%) Change Manager
6 42 (6.74%) Support Engineer
7 33 (5.30%) Network Engineer
8 30 (4.82%) Solaris Engineer
8 30 (4.82%) VMware Engineer
9 29 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 28 (4.49%) Consultant
10 28 (4.49%) Solaris Administrator
11 27 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support
11 27 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 27 (4.33%) Solaris Support Engineer
11 27 (4.33%) VMWare Administrator
11 27 (4.33%) VMware Support Engineer
12 25 (4.01%) Architect
13 23 (3.69%) Service Manager
14 22 (3.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.30%) Web Services
2 26 (4.17%) SOAP
3 15 (2.41%) .NET
4 12 (1.93%) HTML
5 11 (1.77%) Middleware
6 10 (1.61%) SPML
7 7 (1.12%) 802.1X
7 7 (1.12%) ISPF
8 5 (0.80%) JSP
8 5 (0.80%) Spring
8 5 (0.80%) XML
9 4 (0.64%) CSS
9 4 (0.64%) J2EE
10 3 (0.48%) Ajax
10 3 (0.48%) JDBC
10 3 (0.48%) Regular Expression
10 3 (0.48%) REST
11 2 (0.32%) HTML5
11 2 (0.32%) JSON
11 2 (0.32%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 71 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (7.54%) Data Centre
3 45 (7.22%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.57%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.25%) CMDB
6 13 (2.09%) Smart Meter
7 12 (1.93%) Economics
7 12 (1.93%) PKI
8 10 (1.61%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.44%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.28%) AS400
10 8 (1.28%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.12%) iSeries
11 7 (1.12%) Learning Management System
12 6 (0.96%) Cryptography
12 6 (0.96%) FMCG
12 6 (0.96%) Life Science
12 6 (0.96%) Statistics
13 5 (0.80%) Credit Risk
14 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 84 (13.48%) Windows
2 53 (8.51%) Linux
3 45 (7.22%) Solaris
4 36 (5.78%) Unix
5 27 (4.33%) Windows Server
6 19 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (2.09%) AIX
9 11 (1.77%) Windows 7
10 10 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.80%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.64%) VMS
13 4 (0.64%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.32%) zOS
15 1 (0.16%) CentOS
15 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (26.48%) ITIL
2 160 (25.68%) Project Management
3 82 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (12.04%) Incident Management
6 72 (11.56%) Service Management
7 67 (10.75%) Business Analysis
8 65 (10.43%) PRINCE2
9 59 (9.47%) Service Delivery
10 54 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 53 (8.51%) Problem Management
12 41 (6.58%) ITIL V3
12 41 (6.58%) Scrum
13 40 (6.42%) Migration
14 37 (5.94%) Performance Monitoring
14 37 (5.94%) Process Improvement
14 37 (5.94%) Programme Management
15 34 (5.46%) Change Control
16 33 (5.30%) Root Cause Analysis
17 32 (5.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (12.04%) SQL
2 67 (10.75%) Java
3 16 (2.57%) Perl
4 12 (1.93%) C
4 12 (1.93%) PowerShell
5 11 (1.77%) C++
5 11 (1.77%) PHP
6 10 (1.61%) VBScript
7 9 (1.44%) JavaScript
8 8 (1.28%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.12%) JCL
9 7 (1.12%) REXX
10 5 (0.80%) ABAP
10 5 (0.80%) C#
11 4 (0.64%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.48%) VBA
13 2 (0.32%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.32%) Python
14 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 94 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 77 (12.36%) SC Cleared
3 50 (8.03%) Degree
4 26 (4.17%) PMP
5 24 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 23 (3.69%) PMI Certification
7 16 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (1.93%) CCNA
9 10 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (1.61%) CCNP
9 10 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 9 (1.44%) HNC
11 8 (1.28%) DV Cleared
11 8 (1.28%) HND
11 8 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (1.12%) CISSP
12 7 (1.12%) CITP
13 6 (0.96%) ISEB
13 6 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.98%) QA
2 22 (3.53%) SLA
3 15 (2.41%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.93%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.12%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.80%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 5 (0.80%) COBIT
6 5 (0.80%) COSO
6 5 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.80%) SAS 70
7 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.32%) FATCA
8 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.32%) MiFID
8 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.32%) UCITS
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.16%) P3O
9 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
System Software
1 27 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.12%) Time Sharing Option
3 7 (1.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (0.80%) Firmware
4 5 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.48%) BitLocker
5 3 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.48%) vCloud
5 3 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.48%) vSphere
5 3 (0.48%) XenApp
6 2 (0.32%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.32%) Veritas File System
6 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.32%) XenServer
7 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (2.57%) SCCM
2 9 (1.44%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.96%) OPNET
3 6 (0.96%) Puppet
3 6 (0.96%) SCOM
4 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.64%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.64%) SCDPM
5 4 (0.64%) SCOrch
5 4 (0.64%) SCSM
5 4 (0.64%) SCVMM
5 4 (0.64%) WSUS
6 3 (0.48%) Nessus
6 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (0.48%) RSA Security Analytics
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.32%) vRealize
Vendors
1 77 (12.36%) Microsoft
2 63 (10.11%) Cisco
3 59 (9.47%) VMware
4 44 (7.06%) SAP
5 27 (4.33%) HP
6 26 (4.17%) Oracle
7 21 (3.37%) Red Hat
8 19 (3.05%) EMC
8 19 (3.05%) IBM
8 19 (3.05%) Remedy
9 15 (2.41%) 3Com
9 15 (2.41%) Citrix
10 14 (2.25%) Talend
11 13 (2.09%) ServiceNow
12 12 (1.93%) Nokia
13 11 (1.77%) BMC
14 10 (1.61%) F5
15 9 (1.44%) Palo Alto
16 8 (1.28%) Dell
16 8 (1.28%) Intel Security
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