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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 63 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 267 305 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.80% 3.32% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 4.45% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 186 129
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£396 £375 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 2
Average hourly rate £22.83 £8.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.37% -72.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £8.00 £29.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.19 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +39.53%
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
7350 6861 6112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.10% 74.60% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4415 3767 3293
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 250 270
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £13.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +22 87 £347 -7.33% 6
Berkshire -16 56 £360 -10.00% 19
Surrey -3 52 £400 +7.52% 12
Buckinghamshire +7 48 £363 -3.33% 9
West Sussex -6 14 £441 +71.35% 2
Middlesex 0 7 £396 -4.00%
Oxfordshire -32 4 £475 +37.68% 3
East Sussex -16 2 £493 +31.40% 3
Sussex +3 1 £470 +17.50% 1
Kent -11 1 £500 +29.03% 6
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 203 (34.64%) Project Management
2 199 (33.96%) Finance
3 183 (31.23%) ITIL
4 115 (19.62%) Windows
5 108 (18.43%) Microsoft
6 101 (17.24%) PRINCE2
7 86 (14.68%) Service Management
7 86 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
8 81 (13.82%) Security Cleared
9 77 (13.14%) Management Information System
10 75 (12.80%) MS Excel
11 72 (12.29%) Data Centre
12 70 (11.95%) VMware
13 65 (11.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 63 (10.75%) Degree
15 59 (10.07%) Project Planning
15 59 (10.07%) Telecoms
16 58 (9.90%) MS Office
16 58 (9.90%) Service Delivery
17 56 (9.56%) Problem Management
18 55 (9.39%) SC Cleared
19 54 (9.22%) Cisco
19 54 (9.22%) Programme Management
19 54 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
20 52 (8.87%) SLA
21 51 (8.70%) Migration
22 48 (8.19%) Firewall
23 47 (8.02%) MS Project
24 45 (7.68%) UNIX
24 45 (7.68%) PMI Certification

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 32 (5.46%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.27%) IIS
3 23 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 14 (2.39%) Lync
5 7 (1.19%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.85%) Apache
7 5 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.68%) Commerce Server
8 4 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (0.68%) MS Project Server
8 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.34%) CMS
10 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.17%) SAS
11 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 75 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 58 (9.90%) MS Office
3 47 (8.02%) MS Project
4 40 (6.83%) MS Visio
5 31 (5.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.34%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 14 (2.39%) RMDS
2 10 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.85%) assyst
4 5 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.68%) SAP SRM
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.51%) Fredhopper
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.34%) SAP PLM
7 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.34%) SAP EHS
8 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.51%) Yammer
3 2 (0.34%) SaaS
3 2 (0.34%) IaaS
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.19%) Firewall
2 42 (7.17%) SAN
3 23 (3.92%) DNS
4 22 (3.75%) LAN
5 21 (3.58%) TCP/IP
6 20 (3.41%) WAN
6 20 (3.41%) Internet
6 20 (3.41%) Network Security
7 16 (2.73%) DHCP
8 15 (2.56%) VPN
8 15 (2.56%) Wireless
8 15 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 15 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 14 (2.39%) Multicast
9 14 (2.39%) Wireshark
10 11 (1.88%) ATM
11 9 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (1.54%) Structured Cabling
11 9 (1.54%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.19%) DB2
5 6 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.34%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.34%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.17%) MySQL
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.34%) WinRunner
2 2 (0.34%) TestDirector
2 2 (0.34%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.34%) RequisitePro
2 2 (0.34%) MSI
2 2 (0.34%) ChangeMan
2 2 (0.34%) CaliberRM
2 2 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.17%) Hudson
3 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.17%) PVCS
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.17%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.17%) Toad
3 1 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.17%) Subversion
3 1 (0.17%) JIRA
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 199 (33.96%) Finance
2 59 (10.07%) Telecoms
3 26 (4.44%) Retail
4 23 (3.92%) Banking
5 14 (2.39%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.05%) Publishing
6 12 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.05%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.05%) Marketing
7 6 (1.02%) Electronics
7 6 (1.02%) Legal
8 5 (0.85%) Military
8 5 (0.85%) Automotive
8 5 (0.85%) Billing
9 4 (0.68%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.68%) Advertising
10 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.34%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 144 (24.57%) Project Manager
2 91 (15.53%) Analyst
3 45 (7.68%) Change Manager
4 41 (7.00%) Consultant
5 27 (4.61%) Business Analyst
6 24 (4.10%) Support Engineer
7 23 (3.92%) Business Manager
8 22 (3.75%) Service Manager
9 21 (3.58%) 3rd Line Support
10 20 (3.41%) Support Analyst
10 20 (3.41%) Infrastructure Manager
11 19 (3.24%) Programme Manager
12 18 (3.07%) Change Analyst
13 16 (2.73%) Administrator
14 13 (2.22%) Business Change Manager
14 13 (2.22%) Network Consultant
14 13 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 12 (2.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 11 (1.88%) Systems Analyst
16 11 (1.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.39%) Rendezvous
2 10 (1.71%) XML
3 7 (1.19%) HTML
4 6 (1.02%) Middleware
5 5 (0.85%) JSP
6 4 (0.68%) CSS
6 4 (0.68%) .NET
6 4 (0.68%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.51%) Worklight
7 3 (0.51%) JSON
7 3 (0.51%) Ajax
7 3 (0.51%) ISPF
7 3 (0.51%) SOAP
7 3 (0.51%) Web Services
8 2 (0.34%) XSD
8 2 (0.34%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.34%) WinForms
8 2 (0.34%) WPF
8 2 (0.34%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 86 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (13.14%) Management Information System
3 72 (12.29%) Data Centre
4 36 (6.14%) Economics
5 29 (4.95%) PMI
6 16 (2.73%) Clustering
7 14 (2.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 13 (2.22%) Replication
9 12 (2.05%) Computer Science
10 11 (1.88%) CMDB
11 9 (1.54%) LIMS
11 9 (1.54%) Mainframe
11 9 (1.54%) Smart Meter
12 7 (1.19%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.19%) DTV
13 5 (0.85%) PKI
13 5 (0.85%) e-Health
13 5 (0.85%) FMCG
14 4 (0.68%) iSeries
14 4 (0.68%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 115 (19.62%) Windows
2 45 (7.68%) UNIX
3 41 (7.00%) Linux
4 40 (6.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (4.61%) AIX
7 26 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (3.75%) Solaris
9 13 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (2.22%) Windows 7
10 12 (2.05%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.51%) VMS
11 3 (0.51%) SUSE
11 3 (0.51%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.34%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.34%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.34%) HPUX
13 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (34.64%) Project Management
2 183 (31.23%) ITIL
3 101 (17.24%) PRINCE2
4 86 (14.68%) Service Management
5 65 (11.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 59 (10.07%) Project Planning
7 58 (9.90%) Service Delivery
8 56 (9.56%) Problem Management
9 54 (9.22%) Programme Management
9 54 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (8.70%) Migration
11 43 (7.34%) Incident Management
11 43 (7.34%) Risk Management
12 37 (6.31%) Configuration Management
13 34 (5.80%) Security Management
13 34 (5.80%) Release Management
14 29 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
15 25 (4.27%) ITSM
16 24 (4.10%) SDLC
17 23 (3.92%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 37 (6.31%) SQL
2 24 (4.10%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.73%) C
4 11 (1.88%) Perl
5 10 (1.71%) Shell Script
6 9 (1.54%) Java
6 9 (1.54%) VB
7 7 (1.19%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.85%) REXX
9 4 (0.68%) C#
9 4 (0.68%) ABAP
10 3 (0.51%) VBScript
10 3 (0.51%) Tcl
10 3 (0.51%) JCL
10 3 (0.51%) AWK
10 3 (0.51%) sed
11 2 (0.34%) VB6
11 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.34%) Python
11 2 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 81 (13.82%) Security Cleared
2 63 (10.75%) Degree
3 55 (9.39%) SC Cleared
4 45 (7.68%) PMI Certification
5 36 (6.14%) PMP
6 21 (3.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 18 (3.07%) ISEB
7 18 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (2.90%) CISSP
9 16 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (2.22%) CCNA
11 12 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (1.54%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.19%) ISTQB
14 7 (1.19%) MCSE
14 7 (1.19%) HNC
15 6 (1.02%) MCSA
16 5 (0.85%) CCNP
17 4 (0.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.87%) SLA
2 30 (5.12%) QA
3 10 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.54%) GAMP
5 8 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.37%) COBIT
5 8 (1.37%) PCI DSS
6 7 (1.19%) COSO
7 3 (0.51%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.51%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.34%) GxP
8 2 (0.34%) TickIT
8 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.17%) P3O
9 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 38 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (6.31%) Active Directory
3 24 (4.10%) vSphere
4 13 (2.22%) XenApp
5 12 (2.05%) VMware ESX
6 10 (1.71%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.37%) XenServer
7 8 (1.37%) Veritas File System
7 8 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (0.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 4 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.51%) Time Sharing Option
10 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.51%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.34%) Firmware
11 2 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.34%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.34%) GPFS
12 1 (0.17%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 16 (2.73%) Tivoli
2 10 (1.71%) SCCM
3 9 (1.54%) SCOM
4 6 (1.02%) Nagios
4 6 (1.02%) CA Spectrum
4 6 (1.02%) Icinga
5 5 (0.85%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.85%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 5 (0.85%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.68%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.68%) EMC VPLEX
7 3 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.34%) Netcool
8 2 (0.34%) SCSM
8 2 (0.34%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 108 (18.43%) Microsoft
2 70 (11.95%) VMware
3 54 (9.22%) Cisco
4 41 (7.00%) Remedy
5 40 (6.83%) HP
6 37 (6.31%) SAP
7 36 (6.14%) Citrix
8 30 (5.12%) Oracle
9 27 (4.61%) IBM
10 26 (4.44%) CheckPoint
11 23 (3.92%) NetScout
12 18 (3.07%) Juniper
13 17 (2.90%) F5
14 15 (2.56%) SolarWinds
14 15 (2.56%) TippingPoint
14 15 (2.56%) Blue Coat
14 15 (2.56%) TIBCO
14 15 (2.56%) Red Hat
15 14 (2.39%) Bloomberg
15 14 (2.39%) CA
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
KPRS Limited
Rate: Top Market
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £270 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified MARKET RATE
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Rate: £450 - 525 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Woking, Surrey, Ripley
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago