The first table below looks at the demand for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Wales 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 30 37 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Contract jobs citing Change Management 25 4 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.39% 1.23% 10.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.13% 1.89% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 24
Average daily rate £369 £425 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £390 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £432 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £31.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-39.20% +115.51%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
408 212 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 71.70% 65.03% 67.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 138 111
Average daily rate £396 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.14% -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 15
Average hourly rate £26.25 £16.50 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% +2.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £10.69 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £17.90 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Change Management
Wales

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Management across the South Wales region.

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the South Wales region.

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -3 18 £375 -7.40% 7
Newport -7 3 £331 -22.05%
Bridgend - 2 - -
Change Management
Wales

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (27.03%) Banking
3 9 (24.32%) Project Management
4 7 (18.92%) ITIL
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (16.22%) Change Control
6 5 (13.51%) Service Management
6 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) Windows
7 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.81%) Retail
7 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
7 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.81%) Release Management
8 3 (8.11%) QA
8 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
8 3 (8.11%) UNIX
8 3 (8.11%) SQL
8 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
8 3 (8.11%) ERP
8 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
8 3 (8.11%) ITSM
8 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
8 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (5.41%) Agresso
9 2 (5.41%) ISEB
9 2 (5.41%) Ingres

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Ingres
1 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Ant
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
1 1 (2.70%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Wise Package Studio
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Ivy
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Change Manager
3 8 (21.62%) Business Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Change and Release Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Release Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) ERP Manager
7 1 (2.70%) UAT Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Service Transition Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Deployment Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) JDBC
1 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
1 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.11%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) AIX
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (24.32%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) ITIL
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (16.22%) Change Control
5 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.51%) Service Management
5 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.81%) Release Management
7 3 (8.11%) ITSM
7 3 (8.11%) ERP
8 2 (5.41%) UML
8 2 (5.41%) Operations Management
8 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.41%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (5.41%) Time Management
9 1 (2.70%) Product Management
9 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) C
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.70%) Korn
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) APMP
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) CCA
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix
2 1 (2.70%) AppSense
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
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