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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 68 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Management 83 131 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.53% 4.30% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 5.82% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 87 72
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£400 £393 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £500 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £383
% change year-on-year
- -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £43.43 £20.00 £17.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.15% +16.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -2.32%
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
2478 2250 1541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.66% 73.92% 71.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1662 1500 993
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 102 68
Average hourly rate £39.25 £33.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% +93.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.82 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Wiltshire -11 30 £463 +15.62% 10
Bristol -7 20 £386 +18.16% 13
Somerset -10 7 £450 +26.76% 2
Dorset -9 6 £409 +4.14% 2
Devon -6 3 £350 -26.31% 3
Cornwall +6 2 £278 - 2
Gloucestershire -13 1 £150 -53.84% 4
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 68 (37.36%) Finance
2 53 (29.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (26.92%) ITIL
4 47 (25.82%) PRINCE2
5 37 (20.33%) Project Management
6 28 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (13.74%) Banking
8 24 (13.19%) Security Cleared
9 23 (12.64%) Retail
10 21 (11.54%) Business Analysis
11 19 (10.44%) MS Project
11 19 (10.44%) Microsoft
12 17 (9.34%) SLA
12 17 (9.34%) Service Management
12 17 (9.34%) Change Control
13 16 (8.79%) Retail Banking
14 15 (8.24%) Management Information System
14 15 (8.24%) MS Excel
15 14 (7.69%) Service Delivery
15 14 (7.69%) Incident Management
16 13 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
16 13 (7.14%) Risk Management
16 13 (7.14%) SAP
17 12 (6.59%) SC Cleared
17 12 (6.59%) Business Transformation
18 11 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (6.04%) Project Planning
18 11 (6.04%) Web Services
18 11 (6.04%) PRINCE
19 10 (5.49%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (3.30%) CMS
2 4 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.65%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.10%) CICS
5 1 (0.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (10.44%) MS Project
2 15 (8.24%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.49%) MS Office
4 7 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.10%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.10%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.55%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Summit
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.65%) Firewall
1 3 (1.65%) Network Security
1 3 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (1.10%) LAN
2 2 (1.10%) Internet
2 2 (1.10%) NetScreen
3 1 (0.55%) ATM
3 1 (0.55%) Telnet
3 1 (0.55%) DHCP
3 1 (0.55%) VPN
3 1 (0.55%) DNS
3 1 (0.55%) SSL
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (0.55%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.55%) Junos
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.65%) DB2
2 2 (1.10%) MySQL
2 2 (1.10%) Informix
2 2 (1.10%) Ingres
2 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.55%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Ant
1 2 (1.10%) Bugzilla
1 2 (1.10%) Subversion
1 2 (1.10%) Maven
2 1 (0.55%) ERwin
General
1 68 (37.36%) Finance
2 25 (13.74%) Banking
3 23 (12.64%) Retail
4 16 (8.79%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.85%) Legal
5 7 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.30%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.20%) Marketing
8 2 (1.10%) Billing
9 1 (0.55%) Local Government
9 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.55%) Back Office
9 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.55%) Automotive
9 1 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (23.63%) Project Manager
2 39 (21.43%) Analyst
3 25 (13.74%) Change Manager
4 24 (13.19%) Business Analyst
5 14 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 13 (7.14%) Service Manager
7 12 (6.59%) PMO Analyst
8 11 (6.04%) Services Delivery Manager
9 8 (4.40%) Senior Manager
9 8 (4.40%) Architect
10 6 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.30%) Programme Office Analyst
10 6 (3.30%) Programme Analyst
11 5 (2.75%) Release Manager
11 5 (2.75%) Consultant
12 4 (2.20%) Administrator
12 4 (2.20%) Applications Support
12 4 (2.20%) Programme Planner
12 4 (2.20%) Senior Project Manager
12 4 (2.20%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.04%) Web Services
2 8 (4.40%) .NET
3 6 (3.30%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.65%) Middleware
5 2 (1.10%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.55%) SOAP
6 1 (0.55%) XSL
6 1 (0.55%) XSLT
6 1 (0.55%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.55%) WPF
6 1 (0.55%) LINQ
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.55%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.24%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.75%) GIS
5 3 (1.65%) Economics
6 2 (1.10%) PMI
6 2 (1.10%) NHS
6 2 (1.10%) Social Media
6 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.10%) CMDB
7 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.55%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.55%) RMADS
7 1 (0.55%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.55%) DataPower
7 1 (0.55%) Telematics
7 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.30%) Windows
2 5 (2.75%) Linux
3 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.10%) AIX
4 2 (1.10%) UNIX
4 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 49 (26.92%) ITIL
3 47 (25.82%) PRINCE2
4 37 (20.33%) Project Management
5 28 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 17 (9.34%) Service Management
7 17 (9.34%) Change Control
8 14 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 14 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 13 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
9 13 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 12 (6.59%) Business Transformation
11 11 (6.04%) PRINCE
11 11 (6.04%) Project Planning
12 10 (5.49%) Programme Management
13 9 (4.95%) Resource Management
14 8 (4.40%) Migration
14 8 (4.40%) CRM
14 8 (4.40%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.30%) C#
1 6 (3.30%) VB
2 5 (2.75%) SQL
3 4 (2.20%) C
4 2 (1.10%) Java
5 1 (0.55%) Perl
5 1 (0.55%) COBOL
5 1 (0.55%) Python
5 1 (0.55%) JCL
5 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (13.19%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (3.85%) Degree
4 7 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (3.30%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (2.75%) MOS
6 5 (2.75%) ISEB
7 3 (1.65%) CISSP
7 3 (1.65%) PMP
7 3 (1.65%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.10%) APMP
9 1 (0.55%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.34%) SLA
2 7 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.30%) ISO 9000
4 5 (2.75%) QA
5 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.10%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.55%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.55%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) yum
1 2 (1.10%) Puppet
2 1 (0.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (10.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.14%) SAP
3 7 (3.85%) IBM
4 4 (2.20%) Oracle
4 4 (2.20%) hybris
5 3 (1.65%) Blue Coat
5 3 (1.65%) Capita
5 3 (1.65%) Cisco
5 3 (1.65%) McAfee
5 3 (1.65%) Juniper
6 2 (1.10%) Nokia
6 2 (1.10%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.10%) VMware
6 2 (1.10%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.10%) F5
6 2 (1.10%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.55%) IronPort
7 1 (0.55%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.55%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.55%) Niku
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