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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 54 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing Change Management 256 360 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.31% 3.82% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 4.80% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 202 210
Median daily rate £413 £375 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £17.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +126.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £20.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+29.67% -34.00%
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
6201 7507 7562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 79.65% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3674 4426 4223
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 312 288
Median hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +61.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +5 66 £356 +1.71% 9
Berkshire -10 65 £370 -3.26% 13
Surrey +11 44 £440 +3.52% 8
Buckinghamshire -9 26 £400 +6.66% 1
Oxfordshire -16 19 £495 +82.48% 3
West Sussex +1 10 £425 +3.03% 2
Kent +6 8 £500 +14.28% 2
East Sussex +13 4 £413 - 3
Middlesex -17 2 £404 -4.09%
M4 Corridor -4 1 - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 172 (30.60%) Project Management
2 165 (29.36%) Finance
3 126 (22.42%) ITIL
4 101 (17.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 83 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
7 73 (12.99%) Microsoft
8 67 (11.92%) PRINCE2
8 67 (11.92%) Incident Management
9 65 (11.57%) MS Office
9 65 (11.57%) Security Cleared
10 64 (11.39%) MS Excel
11 63 (11.21%) Business Analysis
12 61 (10.85%) Service Management
12 61 (10.85%) Windows
12 61 (10.85%) SQL
12 61 (10.85%) Degree
13 60 (10.68%) VMware
14 55 (9.79%) DNS
15 54 (9.61%) Telecoms
16 52 (9.25%) SC Cleared
17 51 (9.07%) Problem Management
17 51 (9.07%) Firewall
17 51 (9.07%) Java
18 49 (8.72%) Service Delivery
19 48 (8.54%) SAP
20 46 (8.19%) Cisco
21 45 (8.01%) Data Centre
22 42 (7.47%) Continuous Improvement
23 41 (7.30%) Solaris

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 20 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.31%) Confluence
3 11 (1.96%) IIS
4 10 (1.78%) Apache
5 9 (1.60%) JBoss
6 8 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (1.25%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.07%) CMS
9 4 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.36%) Commerce Server
10 2 (0.36%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 65 (11.57%) MS Office
2 64 (11.39%) MS Excel
3 40 (7.12%) MS Project
4 28 (4.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (3.91%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.71%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.18%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 12 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (1.07%) Maximo
4 5 (0.89%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.53%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.53%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.53%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.53%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.36%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.36%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.18%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.18%) Magento
7 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.31%) SaaS
3 12 (2.14%) Office 365
4 6 (1.07%) IBM Cloud
4 6 (1.07%) SoftLayer
5 4 (0.71%) IaaS
6 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.36%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 55 (9.79%) DNS
2 51 (9.07%) Firewall
3 31 (5.52%) LDAP
4 23 (4.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (4.09%) TCP/IP
5 22 (3.91%) Internet
5 22 (3.91%) LAN
6 20 (3.56%) Network Security
7 19 (3.38%) DHCP
8 18 (3.20%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (3.20%) MPLS
8 18 (3.20%) WAN
9 17 (3.02%) SAN
10 16 (2.85%) VPN
10 16 (2.85%) Wireless
11 13 (2.31%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (2.31%) SSL
12 12 (2.14%) SNMP
13 10 (1.78%) IPsec
13 10 (1.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (1.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 8 (1.42%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.71%) Big Data
4 4 (0.71%) MySQL
4 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.36%) DB2
6 2 (0.36%) GIS
6 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.18%) OLAP
7 1 (0.18%) OLTP
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (3.74%) JIRA
2 15 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.14%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.78%) JUnit
4 10 (1.78%) Maven
4 10 (1.78%) SoapUI
4 10 (1.78%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (0.71%) Artifactory
5 4 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.71%) Subversion
6 3 (0.53%) MSI
7 2 (0.36%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.18%) StarTeam
8 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 165 (29.36%) Finance
2 54 (9.61%) Telecoms
3 32 (5.69%) Retail
4 28 (4.98%) Banking
5 25 (4.45%) Marketing
6 19 (3.38%) Manufacturing
7 17 (3.02%) Legal
8 12 (2.14%) Billing
8 12 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.96%) Automotive
10 10 (1.78%) Electronics
11 9 (1.60%) Publishing
12 8 (1.42%) Military
13 7 (1.25%) Spanish Language
14 6 (1.07%) Back Office
14 6 (1.07%) Law
14 6 (1.07%) Mandarin Language
15 5 (0.89%) German Language
16 3 (0.53%) Advertising
16 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (27.40%) Analyst
2 93 (16.55%) Project Manager
3 62 (11.03%) Business Analyst
4 53 (9.43%) Administrator
5 34 (6.05%) Support Engineer
6 32 (5.69%) Network Engineer
7 29 (5.16%) Change Manager
7 29 (5.16%) VMWare Administrator
8 28 (4.98%) 3rd Line Support
9 27 (4.80%) Consultant
9 27 (4.80%) Support Analyst
10 26 (4.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 26 (4.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 25 (4.45%) Solaris Administrator
11 25 (4.45%) Solaris Engineer
11 25 (4.45%) VMware Engineer
12 24 (4.27%) Solaris Support Engineer
12 24 (4.27%) VMware Support Engineer
13 19 (3.38%) Business Manager
14 18 (3.20%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.45%) Web Services
2 12 (2.14%) .NET
2 12 (2.14%) SOAP
3 10 (1.78%) Middleware
4 8 (1.42%) HTML
5 5 (0.89%) 802.1X
5 5 (0.89%) Spring
6 4 (0.71%) XML
7 3 (0.53%) CSS
7 3 (0.53%) JSP
8 2 (0.36%) Ajax
8 2 (0.36%) BAPI
8 2 (0.36%) HTML5
8 2 (0.36%) J2EE
8 2 (0.36%) JSON
8 2 (0.36%) REST
8 2 (0.36%) SAP ALE
8 2 (0.36%) SAP Fiori
8 2 (0.36%) SAPUI5
8 2 (0.36%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (8.01%) Data Centre
3 40 (7.12%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.38%) Economics
5 15 (2.67%) CMDB
6 13 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.31%) Driving Licence
7 11 (1.96%) Cryptography
8 10 (1.78%) Clustering
9 8 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.42%) Smart Meter
10 7 (1.25%) Life Science
11 6 (1.07%) PKI
12 5 (0.89%) Learning Management System
13 4 (0.71%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.71%) EMC VNX
13 4 (0.71%) User Experience
14 3 (0.53%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.85%) Windows
2 41 (7.30%) Solaris
3 39 (6.94%) Linux
4 29 (5.16%) Unix
5 20 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (2.85%) Windows Server
7 16 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.96%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.60%) AIX
11 5 (0.89%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.71%) VMS
13 2 (0.36%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.18%) Android
14 1 (0.18%) CentOS
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.18%) SUSE
14 1 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (30.60%) Project Management
2 126 (22.42%) ITIL
3 101 (17.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 83 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (11.92%) Incident Management
5 67 (11.92%) PRINCE2
6 63 (11.21%) Business Analysis
7 61 (10.85%) Service Management
8 51 (9.07%) Problem Management
9 49 (8.72%) Service Delivery
10 42 (7.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 40 (7.12%) Process Improvement
11 40 (7.12%) Programme Management
12 39 (6.94%) Scrum
13 35 (6.23%) Change Control
13 35 (6.23%) Project Planning
14 29 (5.16%) Business Transformation
14 29 (5.16%) Performance Monitoring
14 29 (5.16%) Validation
15 27 (4.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 61 (10.85%) SQL
2 51 (9.07%) Java
3 20 (3.56%) C
4 15 (2.67%) PowerShell
5 12 (2.14%) Perl
6 10 (1.78%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.42%) PHP
8 7 (1.25%) C++
9 6 (1.07%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.07%) VBScript
10 5 (0.89%) ABAP
10 5 (0.89%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.71%) Python
12 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.53%) VB
12 3 (0.53%) VBA
13 1 (0.18%) C#
13 1 (0.18%) JCL
13 1 (0.18%) REXX
13 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (11.57%) Security Cleared
2 61 (10.85%) Degree
3 52 (9.25%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.09%) PMP
5 19 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (3.38%) PMI Certification
6 14 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (2.14%) CCNP
8 11 (1.96%) CCNA
9 10 (1.78%) CISSP
10 9 (1.60%) GCIH
11 8 (1.42%) APMP
11 8 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (1.25%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.25%) MBA
13 5 (0.89%) GIAC
13 5 (0.89%) ISEB
13 5 (0.89%) MCSE
14 4 (0.71%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.80%) SLA
2 24 (4.27%) PCI DSS
2 24 (4.27%) QA
3 9 (1.60%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (1.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 6 (1.07%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.71%) COBIT
6 4 (0.71%) COSO
6 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.71%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.18%) GMP
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.60%) XenApp
4 8 (1.42%) vSphere
5 7 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (1.25%) Veritas File System
6 6 (1.07%) Firmware
6 6 (1.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.89%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.89%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.89%) XenServer
8 4 (0.71%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.71%) vCloud
9 3 (0.53%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.53%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.18%) iptables
11 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (2.67%) SCCM
2 10 (1.78%) Puppet
3 8 (1.42%) NetBackup
3 8 (1.42%) WSUS
4 7 (1.25%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.07%) SCOM
6 5 (0.89%) EdgeSight
6 5 (0.89%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (0.89%) SafeCom
6 5 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.71%) OPNET
7 4 (0.71%) SCDPM
7 4 (0.71%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.71%) SCSM
7 4 (0.71%) SCVMM
7 4 (0.71%) vRealize
8 3 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.53%) Nessus
Vendors
1 73 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 60 (10.68%) VMware
3 48 (8.54%) SAP
4 46 (8.19%) Cisco
5 32 (5.69%) HP
6 26 (4.63%) Oracle
7 21 (3.74%) IBM
8 20 (3.56%) Citrix
9 17 (3.02%) Red Hat
10 12 (2.14%) CheckPoint
10 12 (2.14%) Remedy
11 11 (1.96%) F5
12 10 (1.78%) ServiceNow
12 10 (1.78%) Talend
13 9 (1.60%) Blue Coat
13 9 (1.60%) EMC
13 9 (1.60%) Juniper
13 9 (1.60%) Palo Alto
14 8 (1.42%) Symantec
14 8 (1.42%) Veritas
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