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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 43 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 116 119 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.73% 4.12% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 5.46% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 69 77
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£418 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £12.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -50.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -42.85%
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
2350 2179 1719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.47% 75.42% 71.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1514 1312 1088
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 86 65
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.37 £12.31 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +13 38 £450 +21.45% 4
Bristol +1 28 £388 +0.64% 15
Dorset +13 16 £400 +20.75%
Devon -3 10 £375 -9.09% 1
Somerset -6 10 £550 +37.50% 6
Gloucestershire -25 6 £396 +23.75% 2
Cornwall - - - - 1
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 89 (47.09%) Finance
2 52 (27.51%) ITIL
3 47 (24.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (21.16%) PRINCE2
5 34 (17.99%) Banking
6 33 (17.46%) Retail
6 33 (17.46%) Project Management
6 33 (17.46%) Microsoft
7 31 (16.40%) Security Cleared
8 27 (14.29%) MS Project
9 26 (13.76%) Business Analysis
9 26 (13.76%) Retail Banking
9 26 (13.76%) Business Transformation
10 24 (12.70%) SLA
11 21 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (10.58%) Service Management
13 19 (10.05%) MS Excel
14 18 (9.52%) SC Cleared
15 16 (8.47%) Change Control
16 14 (7.41%) PRINCE
16 14 (7.41%) Migration
16 14 (7.41%) Risk Management
17 11 (5.82%) ITIL Certification
17 11 (5.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 11 (5.82%) GAP Analysis
17 11 (5.82%) Management Information System
17 11 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (5.29%) VMware
18 10 (5.29%) Programme Management
18 10 (5.29%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (3.70%) SAS
2 6 (3.17%) Apache
3 5 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.65%) JBoss
4 4 (2.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (2.12%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.12%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (1.06%) CMS
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.53%) CICS
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (14.29%) MS Project
2 19 (10.05%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.76%) MS Office
4 3 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.12%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (2.12%) SAP CO
1 4 (2.12%) SAP FI
1 4 (2.12%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.59%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.06%) VisionPLUS
3 2 (1.06%) assyst
4 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.53%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.59%) SAN
1 3 (1.59%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.06%) ATM
2 2 (1.06%) LAN
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
3 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.17%) SQL Server
1 6 (3.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (2.12%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.59%) Base SAS
3 3 (1.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.06%) DB2
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.06%) ZAP BI
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.53%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.59%) Hudson
1 3 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.53%) WinRunner
2 1 (0.53%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 89 (47.09%) Finance
2 34 (17.99%) Banking
3 33 (17.46%) Retail
4 26 (13.76%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.65%) Marketing
6 4 (2.12%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.59%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.53%) Automotive
8 1 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (20.63%) Analyst
2 38 (20.11%) Project Manager
3 25 (13.23%) Business Analyst
4 20 (10.58%) Change Manager
5 12 (6.35%) Consultant
6 11 (5.82%) Developer
6 11 (5.82%) PMO Analyst
7 9 (4.76%) Programme Analyst
7 9 (4.76%) Administrator
7 9 (4.76%) Programme Office Analyst
8 8 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (3.70%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.17%) Service Manager
10 6 (3.17%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (2.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (2.65%) Programme Manager
11 5 (2.65%) Head of Operations
11 5 (2.65%) Linux Administrator
12 4 (2.12%) Senior Project Manager
12 4 (2.12%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.70%) Web Services
2 6 (3.17%) XML
2 6 (3.17%) .NET
3 4 (2.12%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (2.12%) LINQ
3 4 (2.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (2.12%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.59%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.59%) XSLT
5 2 (1.06%) Middleware
6 1 (0.53%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.53%) JFC
6 1 (0.53%) COM
6 1 (0.53%) WPF
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.82%) Management Information System
1 11 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.12%) NHS
3 3 (1.59%) Clustering
3 3 (1.59%) Economics
3 3 (1.59%) Credit Risk
3 3 (1.59%) Open Source
4 2 (1.06%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (1.06%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (1.06%) CMDB
5 1 (0.53%) PMI
5 1 (0.53%) PDA
5 1 (0.53%) Statistics
5 1 (0.53%) IVR
5 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.53%) iPad
5 1 (0.53%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.76%) Windows
2 6 (3.17%) Linux
3 5 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.59%) UNIX
5 3 (1.59%) Solaris
6 2 (1.06%) AIX
6 2 (1.06%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.06%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.53%) zOS
7 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (27.51%) ITIL
2 47 (24.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (21.16%) PRINCE2
4 33 (17.46%) Project Management
5 26 (13.76%) Business Analysis
5 26 (13.76%) Business Transformation
6 21 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (10.58%) Service Management
8 16 (8.47%) Change Control
9 14 (7.41%) PRINCE
9 14 (7.41%) Migration
9 14 (7.41%) Risk Management
10 11 (5.82%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (5.29%) Programme Management
12 9 (4.76%) Project Planning
12 9 (4.76%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.23%) Coaching
13 8 (4.23%) Business Process Improvement
13 8 (4.23%) ITIL V3
13 8 (4.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.17%) SQL
2 5 (2.65%) VB
3 4 (2.12%) C#
3 4 (2.12%) Python
3 4 (2.12%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.12%) Ruby
3 4 (2.12%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.12%) Perl
4 3 (1.59%) C
4 3 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.59%) VB.NET
4 3 (1.59%) VBA
5 2 (1.06%) COBOL
5 2 (1.06%) Java
6 1 (0.53%) JCL
Qualifications
1 31 (16.40%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.82%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (5.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (4.76%) Degree
5 7 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.17%) MOS
7 5 (2.65%) APMP
8 4 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.12%) RHCE
9 3 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.53%) MCTS
10 1 (0.53%) MCITP
10 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.53%) ACCA
10 1 (0.53%) CIMA
10 1 (0.53%) MCSE
10 1 (0.53%) MCSA
10 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.70%) SLA
2 4 (2.12%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.53%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.53%) FATCA
4 1 (0.53%) COREP
4 1 (0.53%) FINREP
System Software
1 5 (2.65%) vSphere
2 4 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.12%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.12%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (2.12%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (1.06%) Netcool
3 1 (0.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.53%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 33 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.29%) SAP
2 10 (5.29%) VMware
3 6 (3.17%) IBM
4 5 (2.65%) hybris
4 5 (2.65%) Oracle
4 5 (2.65%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.12%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (0.53%) Veritas
7 1 (0.53%) Lotus
7 1 (0.53%) RightFax
7 1 (0.53%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.53%) Lumesse
7 1 (0.53%) Saba
7 1 (0.53%) Google
7 1 (0.53%) IronPort
7 1 (0.53%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.53%) McAfee
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