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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
Wales / South Wales
Rank 30 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing Change Management 22 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.56% 2.90% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 3.46% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 8
Median daily rate £360 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £321 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.15 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.97% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.63 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+74.54% -19.11%

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
386 434 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.08% 83.95% 74.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 327 261
Median daily rate £400 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 15
Median hourly rate £36.25 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.86 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 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 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Change Management Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +22 13 £413 +26.92% 1
Newport -9 5 £325 -0.15%
Bridgend - 3 £143 -
Change Management
Wales

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 14 (36.84%) Finance
1 14 (36.84%) Business Analysis
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (18.42%) Project Management
3 7 (18.42%) MS Office
4 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.79%) JIRA
4 6 (15.79%) QA
4 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.16%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
5 5 (13.16%) AS400
5 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.16%) RPG
6 4 (10.53%) Information Management
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.53%) NHS
6 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
6 4 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) BPMN
6 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.53%) Change Control
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) SQL
7 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (5.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 5 (13.16%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Sage X3
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) AS400 Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) RPG Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Project Officer
4 4 (10.53%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (10.53%) Support Officer
5 3 (7.89%) Finance Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Change Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) AS400
2 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.53%) NHS
4 2 (5.26%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.63%) Economics
5 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Business Analysis
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Project Management
3 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.53%) BPMN
5 4 (10.53%) Change Control
5 4 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Information Management
5 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.26%) Service Management
7 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) RPG
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Sage