The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 47 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing Change Management 13 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.39% 3.38% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 4.98% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 12
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£280 £386 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.36% -5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £353 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +76.66%
Change Management
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
429 281 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 79.01% 67.87% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 153 197
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% +38.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.15 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £190.00 £16.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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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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
Cardiff -10 8 £280 -27.74% 4
Newport -9 5 £413 +7.00%
Bridgend - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
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Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) ITIL
3 12 (26.09%) UML
4 11 (23.91%) Banking
5 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
6 7 (15.22%) Windows
6 7 (15.22%) SQL
6 7 (15.22%) Management Information System
6 7 (15.22%) Use Case
6 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
7 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.04%) Coaching
7 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.87%) Ingres
8 5 (10.87%) AIX
8 5 (10.87%) Linux
8 5 (10.87%) UNIX
8 5 (10.87%) Project Management
8 5 (10.87%) OpenROAD
8 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
8 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.87%) ISEB
8 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
8 5 (10.87%) Service Management
8 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
8 5 (10.87%) Customer Engagement

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (10.87%) OpenROAD
2 2 (4.35%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Project
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) ISDN
1 2 (4.35%) PBX
1 2 (4.35%) H.323
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Ingres
1 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (6.52%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.17%) XPEDITER
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) OpenROAD Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Change Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Service Transition Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) MI Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Change Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (2.17%) Mainframe Developer
8 1 (2.17%) COBOL Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Applications Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
1 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
2 5 (10.87%) AIX
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) UML
3 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
4 7 (15.22%) Use Case
5 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.04%) Coaching
5 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.87%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) Service Management
6 5 (10.87%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Validation
8 3 (6.52%) ERP
8 3 (6.52%) SysML
8 3 (6.52%) Requirements Management
8 3 (6.52%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) COBOL
2 2 (4.35%) VBA
2 2 (4.35%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) ISEB
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (4.35%) CA Endevor
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Siemens
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Avaya
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) CA
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow