The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 68 68 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing Change Management 73 92 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.61% 2.77% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 3.63% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 67 73
Median daily rate £325 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.97 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.55% +114.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.44 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +59.18%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2199 2537 2578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.51% 76.48% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1466 1679 1714
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 142 86
Median hourly rate £38.00 £39.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £27.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £40.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Gloucestershire +20 24 £325 +1.64% 1
Wiltshire -2 22 £325 -22.61% 5
Bristol -9 16 £315 -18.18% 5
Dorset +1 3 £540 +36.27% 3
Somerset +4 2 £475 +28.90% 1
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 54 (38.85%) Security Cleared
2 42 (30.22%) Finance
3 34 (24.46%) ITIL
4 32 (23.02%) Project Management
5 28 (20.14%) SC Cleared
6 23 (16.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (15.83%) DV Cleared
8 16 (11.51%) Banking
8 16 (11.51%) Microsoft
9 14 (10.07%) Degree
9 14 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (9.35%) Cisco
10 13 (9.35%) MS Excel
10 13 (9.35%) Windows
10 13 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (9.35%) Requirements Management
11 12 (8.63%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (8.63%) Problem Management
12 11 (7.91%) Configuration Management
12 11 (7.91%) PRINCE2
12 11 (7.91%) SAP
12 11 (7.91%) Oracle
12 11 (7.91%) Firewall
12 11 (7.91%) Management Information System
12 11 (7.91%) Business Continuity
13 10 (7.19%) Business Analysis
13 10 (7.19%) Juniper
14 9 (6.47%) Active Directory
14 9 (6.47%) SQL
14 9 (6.47%) Linux

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.44%) CMS
2 2 (1.44%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.72%) Confluence
3 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.72%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.72%) SAS
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.32%) Windchill
3 5 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.88%) MS Office
5 3 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.88%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.16%) SAP PS
2 3 (2.16%) Teamcenter
3 2 (1.44%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.44%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.44%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.72%) Maximo
4 1 (0.72%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.72%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.72%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.72%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.60%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.16%) IaaS
2 3 (2.16%) PaaS
2 3 (2.16%) SaaS
2 3 (2.16%) Taleo
3 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) Firewall
2 8 (5.76%) BGP
2 8 (5.76%) MPLS
2 8 (5.76%) VLAN
2 8 (5.76%) VPN
3 7 (5.04%) DHCP
4 6 (4.32%) EIGRP
4 6 (4.32%) HSRP
4 6 (4.32%) IPsec
5 5 (3.60%) SAN
6 4 (2.88%) Internet
6 4 (2.88%) LAN
6 4 (2.88%) VoIP
6 4 (2.88%) WAN
7 3 (2.16%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (2.16%) TACACS
7 3 (2.16%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.04%) Big Data
2 7 (5.04%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (3.60%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.44%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.44%) DB2
6 2 (1.44%) OLAP
6 2 (1.44%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.72%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.72%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.72%) GIS
7 1 (0.72%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (2.88%) Ant
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.72%) JIRA
4 1 (0.72%) ProC
4 1 (0.72%) PVCS
4 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.72%) TestDirector
General
1 42 (30.22%) Finance
2 16 (11.51%) Banking
3 5 (3.60%) Retail
3 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.88%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.16%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.16%) Military
6 2 (1.44%) Billing
6 2 (1.44%) Legal
6 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.44%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Automotive
7 1 (0.72%) Back Office
7 1 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (22.30%) Analyst
2 14 (10.07%) Business Analyst
3 12 (8.63%) Project Manager
4 11 (7.91%) Network Engineer
5 10 (7.19%) Administrator
6 9 (6.47%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (5.04%) Architect
7 7 (5.04%) Change Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.04%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Change Manager
9 4 (2.88%) Configuration Manager
9 4 (2.88%) Coordinator
9 4 (2.88%) DBA
9 4 (2.88%) Developer
9 4 (2.88%) IT Analyst
9 4 (2.88%) Oracle Team Leader
9 4 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.88%) Team Leader
10 3 (2.16%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.44%) .NET
1 2 (1.44%) HTML
1 2 (1.44%) Middleware
1 2 (1.44%) XML
2 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.72%) CSS
2 1 (0.72%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (0.72%) JSP
2 1 (0.72%) SOAP
2 1 (0.72%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.91%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.47%) CMDB
4 5 (3.60%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.60%) Physics
5 4 (2.88%) Replication
6 3 (2.16%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.16%) PKI
6 3 (2.16%) RIA
7 2 (1.44%) iPad
7 2 (1.44%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.72%) Biology
8 1 (0.72%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.72%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) NHS
8 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.35%) Windows
2 9 (6.47%) Linux
3 8 (5.76%) Unix
3 8 (5.76%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.88%) AIX
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.46%) ITIL
2 32 (23.02%) Project Management
3 23 (16.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (9.35%) Requirements Management
5 12 (8.63%) Problem Management
6 11 (7.91%) Business Continuity
6 11 (7.91%) Configuration Management
6 11 (7.91%) PRINCE2
7 10 (7.19%) Business Analysis
8 9 (6.47%) PLM
8 9 (6.47%) Service Management
9 8 (5.76%) Incident Management
9 8 (5.76%) ITIL V3
9 8 (5.76%) Release Management
9 8 (5.76%) TOGAF
10 7 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.04%) Resource Management
10 7 (5.04%) Risk Management
10 7 (5.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.47%) SQL
2 8 (5.76%) C
3 6 (4.32%) Java
4 5 (3.60%) C++
4 5 (3.60%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.88%) Jython
5 4 (2.88%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.88%) VBScript
6 3 (2.16%) C#
6 3 (2.16%) VBA
7 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.72%) PROC SQL
8 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (38.85%) Security Cleared
2 28 (20.14%) SC Cleared
3 22 (15.83%) DV Cleared
4 14 (10.07%) Degree
5 12 (8.63%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.76%) CCNP
7 5 (3.60%) CCNA
8 4 (2.88%) APMP
8 4 (2.88%) CCIE
8 4 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.16%) ISEB
10 2 (1.44%) CIPD
10 2 (1.44%) MCP
11 1 (0.72%) HNC
11 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.16%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.44%) COBIT
4 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.16%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.44%) Firmware
3 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) SCCM
1 3 (2.16%) WSUS
2 2 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.72%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.72%) SCOM
3 1 (0.72%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.72%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 16 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.35%) Cisco
3 11 (7.91%) Oracle
3 11 (7.91%) SAP
4 10 (7.19%) Juniper
5 8 (5.76%) IBM
5 8 (5.76%) VMware
6 5 (3.60%) CA
7 4 (2.88%) Intel Security
7 4 (2.88%) Remedy
8 3 (2.16%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.16%) BT
8 3 (2.16%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.16%) Citrix
8 3 (2.16%) CommVault
8 3 (2.16%) F5
8 3 (2.16%) Hyperion
8 3 (2.16%) TippingPoint
9 2 (1.44%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.44%) WatchGuard
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