The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 47 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Change Management 305 278 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.31% 3.28% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 4.63% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 135 163
Average daily rate
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£375 £384 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £522 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 17
Average hourly rate £8.00 £29.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.88% -9.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
+39.53% +11.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6706 6003 6893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.85% 70.82% 69.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3681 3231 3265
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 255 323
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Change Management
England

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 July 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 July 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 July 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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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 +15 84 £400 +3.22% 20
Surrey -3 54 £372 -17.33% 11
Hampshire -4 53 £375 -5.06% 17
Buckinghamshire -10 42 £375 +30.43% 12
Oxfordshire -7 13 £345 +6.15% 5
West Sussex -7 13 £258 -39.41% 5
East Sussex +5 12 £375 +9.48% 2
Middlesex -3 10 £413 -34.52%
Kent +3 8 £388 +28.09% 8
Sussex - 2 £400 -
Thames Valley - - - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 169 (26.45%) Project Management
2 143 (22.38%) Finance
3 124 (19.41%) ITIL
4 102 (15.96%) Telecoms
5 99 (15.49%) PRINCE2
6 88 (13.77%) Windows
7 86 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 78 (12.21%) Microsoft
9 74 (11.58%) Configuration Management
10 72 (11.27%) Problem Management
11 70 (10.95%) Security Cleared
12 60 (9.39%) Service Delivery
13 55 (8.61%) MS Project
14 54 (8.45%) Service Management
15 52 (8.14%) Degree
16 50 (7.82%) Fault Management
17 49 (7.67%) Performance Management
18 48 (7.51%) UNIX
18 48 (7.51%) MS Excel
19 46 (7.20%) Linux
20 45 (7.04%) Cisco
21 44 (6.89%) MS Office
21 44 (6.89%) Migration
21 44 (6.89%) SC Cleared
22 40 (6.26%) DNS
23 39 (6.10%) Firewall
24 38 (5.95%) SLA
24 38 (5.95%) Oracle
25 37 (5.79%) SQL
25 37 (5.79%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 34 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.44%) MS Exchange
3 21 (3.29%) WebSphere
4 20 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 16 (2.50%) Lync
6 13 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.41%) IIS
8 9 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.25%) Liferay
10 7 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (0.94%) Apache
12 5 (0.78%) Documentum
13 4 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (0.47%) CMS
14 3 (0.47%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (8.61%) MS Project
2 48 (7.51%) MS Excel
3 44 (6.89%) MS Office
4 28 (4.38%) MS Visio
5 22 (3.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.10%) SAP SRM
2 5 (0.78%) Maximo
2 5 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.16%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.16%) JDE World
6 1 (0.16%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.47%) SaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.16%) IaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.26%) DNS
2 39 (6.10%) Firewall
3 32 (5.01%) LDAP
4 27 (4.23%) WAN
5 26 (4.07%) TCP/IP
5 26 (4.07%) 4G
6 23 (3.60%) SS7
7 21 (3.29%) 3G
8 19 (2.97%) GGSN
8 19 (2.97%) SGSN
8 19 (2.97%) L2TP
8 19 (2.97%) Internet
9 18 (2.82%) MPLS
10 17 (2.66%) LAN
11 16 (2.50%) MGW
12 15 (2.35%) GSM
12 15 (2.35%) VPN
13 14 (2.19%) 2G
13 14 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.35%) DTS
3 8 (1.25%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.25%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.47%) PowerCenter
7 3 (0.47%) DataStage
7 3 (0.47%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.31%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.31%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (0.31%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.31%) MySQL
8 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.16%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.16%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Introscope
2 3 (0.47%) JIRA
3 1 (0.16%) Subversion
3 1 (0.16%) JUnit
3 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.16%) Selenium
General
1 143 (22.38%) Finance
2 102 (15.96%) Telecoms
3 36 (5.63%) Retail
4 26 (4.07%) Front Office
5 25 (3.91%) Banking
6 10 (1.56%) Marketing
6 10 (1.56%) Legal
7 9 (1.41%) Advertising
8 8 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.10%) Back Office
9 7 (1.10%) Local Government
9 7 (1.10%) Billing
10 5 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.78%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.63%) Publishing
12 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.47%) Military
12 3 (0.47%) German Language
13 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 125 (19.56%) Analyst
2 122 (19.09%) Project Manager
3 53 (8.29%) Change Manager
4 48 (7.51%) Business Analyst
5 37 (5.79%) NOC Engineer
6 36 (5.63%) Consultant
7 29 (4.54%) Business Manager
8 22 (3.44%) Business Change Manager
9 20 (3.13%) Change Analyst
10 19 (2.97%) Support Analyst
11 17 (2.66%) Network Engineer
11 17 (2.66%) Programme Manager
12 16 (2.50%) Coordinator
12 16 (2.50%) Network Support
13 15 (2.35%) Deployment Analyst
14 14 (2.19%) Service Manager
15 13 (2.03%) Administrator
16 12 (1.88%) Project Coordinator
16 12 (1.88%) Technical Manager
17 10 (1.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.13%) SOAP
1 20 (3.13%) Web Services
2 16 (2.50%) J2EE
3 12 (1.88%) .NET
4 8 (1.25%) WAP
5 4 (0.63%) WebCenter
5 4 (0.63%) Middleware
6 3 (0.47%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.47%) XML
6 3 (0.47%) MSMQ
6 3 (0.47%) JMS
6 3 (0.47%) REST
6 3 (0.47%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.31%) Visualforce
7 2 (0.31%) JSP
8 1 (0.16%) JSON
8 1 (0.16%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.16%) DHTML
8 1 (0.16%) HTML
8 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (5.48%) Management Information System
2 16 (2.50%) NHS
3 11 (1.72%) Clustering
3 11 (1.72%) Economics
4 9 (1.41%) Blackberry
4 9 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 6 (0.94%) CMDB
5 6 (0.94%) PMI
6 5 (0.78%) Smart Meter
7 4 (0.63%) Informatics
7 4 (0.63%) Kindle
8 3 (0.47%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.47%) DTV
8 3 (0.47%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.31%) Physics
9 2 (0.31%) FMCG
9 2 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.31%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.31%) Health Informatics
9 2 (0.31%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 88 (13.77%) Windows
2 48 (7.51%) UNIX
3 46 (7.20%) Linux
4 32 (5.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.56%) Solaris
7 8 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.25%) VMS
7 8 (1.25%) AIX
8 7 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.94%) Android
10 5 (0.78%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.78%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.63%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.47%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (26.45%) Project Management
2 124 (19.41%) ITIL
3 99 (15.49%) PRINCE2
4 86 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 74 (11.58%) Configuration Management
6 72 (11.27%) Problem Management
7 60 (9.39%) Service Delivery
8 54 (8.45%) Service Management
9 50 (7.82%) Fault Management
10 49 (7.67%) Performance Management
11 44 (6.89%) Migration
12 37 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (5.48%) Risk Management
14 34 (5.32%) Incident Management
15 33 (5.16%) Project Planning
15 33 (5.16%) Business Analysis
16 30 (4.69%) CRM
17 28 (4.38%) Change Control
18 25 (3.91%) Programme Management
18 25 (3.91%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (5.79%) SQL
2 26 (4.07%) Java
3 16 (2.50%) C
4 11 (1.72%) PowerShell
5 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.63%) C#
6 3 (0.47%) Perl
6 3 (0.47%) Apex Code
7 2 (0.31%) PHP
7 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.31%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.31%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.16%) AWK
8 1 (0.16%) Korn
8 1 (0.16%) VBScript
8 1 (0.16%) VB
8 1 (0.16%) Python
8 1 (0.16%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (0.16%) sed
8 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 70 (10.95%) Security Cleared
2 52 (8.14%) Degree
3 44 (6.89%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.66%) PMI Certification
4 17 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (2.03%) DV Cleared
7 13 (2.03%) CCNP
8 12 (1.88%) PMP
8 12 (1.88%) MCSE
9 11 (1.72%) MCP
10 10 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (1.56%) CCNA
11 9 (1.41%) ISEB
12 4 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.63%) HND
13 3 (0.47%) CCIE
13 3 (0.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 2 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.95%) SLA
2 17 (2.66%) QA
3 10 (1.56%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.25%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.31%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.16%) FATCA
System Software
1 34 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.94%) XenApp
5 4 (0.63%) vSphere
5 4 (0.63%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.47%) NFS
6 3 (0.47%) XenServer
6 3 (0.47%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.31%) NDS
7 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) UAG
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.25%) SCCM
2 7 (1.10%) Backup Exec
2 7 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (0.78%) SCOM
5 4 (0.63%) CA Wily
6 3 (0.47%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (0.31%) Netcool
7 2 (0.31%) WSUS
7 2 (0.31%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.16%) OPNET
8 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.16%) OpenView
8 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.16%) Control-M
8 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.16%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 78 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.04%) Cisco
3 38 (5.95%) Oracle
4 37 (5.79%) SAP
5 35 (5.48%) VMware
6 31 (4.85%) Juniper
7 30 (4.69%) Citrix
8 29 (4.54%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 23 (3.60%) CheckPoint
10 19 (2.97%) Velocent
11 17 (2.66%) IBM
12 12 (1.88%) HP
13 11 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (1.72%) Remedy
14 9 (1.41%) EMC
14 9 (1.41%) NetApp
14 9 (1.41%) MobileIron
15 8 (1.25%) IronPort
15 8 (1.25%) RightFax
15 8 (1.25%) Sophos
Weybridge, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £446.43 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £14.75 per hour
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
ARM Utilities
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £50 - £55 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £420 - £475 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
ARM Utilities
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per week
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £315 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
South East England
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £550.00 - £620.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
South East England
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £300.00 - £370.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £14 - £16 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 days ago