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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 67 54 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Contract jobs citing Change Management 69 106 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.29% 3.58% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 4.65% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 82 76
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£395 £365 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% -6.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £207 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £498 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £14.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+239.28% -28.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -7.40%
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
2254 2281 1459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.96% 76.98% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1515 1521 913
Average daily rate £400 £353 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 116 67
Average hourly rate £36.40 £33.84 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Bristol +14 22 £388 -1.27% 10
Wiltshire -10 17 £400 +7.96% 9
Dorset +5 9 £466 +54.52%
Gloucestershire -8 8 £233 -27.34% 1
Somerset +3 3 £405 +11.72% 4
Cornwall -2 1 £325 -
Devon -13 1 - - 2
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 73 (41.48%) Finance
2 53 (30.11%) ITIL
3 47 (26.70%) PRINCE2
4 41 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (19.89%) Project Management
5 35 (19.89%) Security Cleared
6 27 (15.34%) Banking
7 26 (14.77%) Retail
7 26 (14.77%) MS Project
8 23 (13.07%) Business Transformation
9 22 (12.50%) Service Management
9 22 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 21 (11.93%) Retail Banking
11 20 (11.36%) Microsoft
12 18 (10.23%) SC Cleared
13 17 (9.66%) SLA
13 17 (9.66%) MS Excel
14 16 (9.09%) PRINCE
15 15 (8.52%) Change Control
16 14 (7.95%) Risk Management
17 13 (7.39%) MS Office
18 11 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 11 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
18 11 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (5.68%) Migration
19 10 (5.68%) SAP
19 10 (5.68%) DV Cleared
19 10 (5.68%) Scrum
20 9 (5.11%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.84%) JBoss
2 5 (2.84%) Apache
2 5 (2.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.27%) SAS
4 2 (1.14%) CMS
4 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.57%) CICS
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 26 (14.77%) MS Project
2 17 (9.66%) MS Excel
3 13 (7.39%) MS Office
4 4 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) SAP FI
1 4 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (2.27%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.70%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.57%) assyst
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.57%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.57%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.70%) LAN
1 3 (1.70%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.14%) SAN
2 2 (1.14%) Internet
3 1 (0.57%) ATM
3 1 (0.57%) DHCP
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) Telnet
3 1 (0.57%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.57%) DB2
2 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Ant
General
1 73 (41.48%) Finance
2 27 (15.34%) Banking
3 26 (14.77%) Retail
4 21 (11.93%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.98%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.84%) Marketing
7 4 (2.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.57%) Automotive
8 1 (0.57%) Law
8 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (22.16%) Project Manager
2 34 (19.32%) Analyst
3 21 (11.93%) Change Manager
3 21 (11.93%) Business Analyst
4 9 (5.11%) PMO Analyst
4 9 (5.11%) Consultant
4 9 (5.11%) Senior Manager
5 8 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 7 (3.98%) Programme Office Analyst
6 7 (3.98%) Programme Analyst
7 6 (3.41%) Administrator
7 6 (3.41%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (2.84%) Head of Operations
8 5 (2.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (2.84%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (2.84%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (2.84%) Programme Planner
8 5 (2.84%) Programme Manager
9 4 (2.27%) Applications Support
9 4 (2.27%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.41%) Web Services
2 3 (1.70%) XML
2 3 (1.70%) .NET
3 2 (1.14%) Middleware
4 1 (0.57%) WPF
4 1 (0.57%) LINQ
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.57%) JFC
4 1 (0.57%) COM
4 1 (0.57%) SOAP
4 1 (0.57%) XSL
4 1 (0.57%) XSLT
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.57%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.11%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.98%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.14%) Social Media
4 2 (1.14%) Economics
4 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.14%) CMDB
4 2 (1.14%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.57%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.57%) RMADS
5 1 (0.57%) Statistics
5 1 (0.57%) Clustering
5 1 (0.57%) PMI
5 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.57%) Telematics
5 1 (0.57%) DataPower
5 1 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.55%) Windows
2 5 (2.84%) Linux
2 5 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.57%) zOS
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.11%) ITIL
2 47 (26.70%) PRINCE2
3 41 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (19.89%) Project Management
5 23 (13.07%) Business Transformation
6 22 (12.50%) Service Management
6 22 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 16 (9.09%) PRINCE
8 15 (8.52%) Change Control
9 14 (7.95%) Risk Management
10 11 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (5.68%) Migration
11 10 (5.68%) Scrum
12 9 (5.11%) Programme Management
12 9 (5.11%) Project Planning
12 9 (5.11%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.11%) Coaching
13 8 (4.55%) Mentoring
14 7 (3.98%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.11%) SQL
2 5 (2.84%) VB
3 4 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.27%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.27%) C
3 4 (2.27%) Perl
3 4 (2.27%) Python
3 4 (2.27%) Ruby
4 3 (1.70%) VBA
5 2 (1.14%) Java
6 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.57%) C#
6 1 (0.57%) COBOL
6 1 (0.57%) JCL
Qualifications
1 35 (19.89%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.23%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (5.68%) DV Cleared
5 9 (5.11%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (4.55%) Degree
7 7 (3.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.84%) MOS
8 5 (2.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.27%) APMP
9 4 (2.27%) RHCE
9 4 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.70%) CISSP
11 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.57%) PMP
12 1 (0.57%) ACCA
12 1 (0.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.66%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.57%) FATCA
3 1 (0.57%) COREP
3 1 (0.57%) FINREP
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) vSphere
1 4 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 20 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.68%) SAP
3 9 (5.11%) VMware
4 5 (2.84%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.84%) Oracle
4 5 (2.84%) hybris
5 4 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.70%) Capita
6 3 (1.70%) IBM
7 2 (1.14%) Citrix
8 1 (0.57%) Google
8 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.57%) HP
8 1 (0.57%) Niku
8 1 (0.57%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.57%) BT
8 1 (0.57%) Guidewire
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £23.50 per hour + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Xcede
Rate: £320 - £410 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £470 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £340 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £340 - £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £220 - £280 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Clevedon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £23 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Clevedon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £23 per hour + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £12 per hour + Permanent Opportunity
Posted: 13 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £320 - £360 per day
Posted: 20 days ago