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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 78 69 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Contract jobs citing Change Management 69 51 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.11% 2.16% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 3.10% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 83
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£425 £371 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £516 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £22.23 £17.50 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.00% +94.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £26.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.77% +51.42%
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
2368 1645 1817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.48% 69.73% 68.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1618 1077 1079
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 111 116
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +6 31 £450 +21.45% 12
Bristol -21 15 £375 - 5
Gloucestershire -9 9 £433 +50.48% 3
Somerset -4 6 £288 -8.07% 2
Devon -11 5 £528 +11.05% 1
Dorset - - - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 70 (37.84%) Finance
2 50 (27.03%) Project Management
3 34 (18.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (16.76%) ITIL
4 31 (16.76%) Microsoft
5 30 (16.22%) Retail
6 25 (13.51%) Business Analysis
7 23 (12.43%) PRINCE2
7 23 (12.43%) Security Cleared
8 22 (11.89%) Banking
9 20 (10.81%) MS Project
10 19 (10.27%) Change Control
11 18 (9.73%) Business Transformation
11 18 (9.73%) MS Excel
11 18 (9.73%) Retail Banking
12 17 (9.19%) SLA
13 16 (8.65%) SAP
14 15 (8.11%) Service Delivery
15 14 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (7.57%) Cisco
16 13 (7.03%) Risk Management
16 13 (7.03%) Management Information System
16 13 (7.03%) Programme Management
16 13 (7.03%) SC Cleared
17 12 (6.49%) Windows
18 11 (5.95%) Service Management
19 10 (5.41%) Juniper
19 10 (5.41%) MS Office
19 10 (5.41%) IBM
19 10 (5.41%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (4.32%) SAS
2 4 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (2.16%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.16%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (1.62%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.54%) CMS
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.54%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (10.81%) MS Project
2 18 (9.73%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.41%) MS Office
4 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Summit
1 3 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.08%) assyst
3 1 (0.54%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.54%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.54%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.32%) Firewall
2 6 (3.24%) SAN
3 3 (1.62%) LAN
3 3 (1.62%) WAN
3 3 (1.62%) VPN
4 2 (1.08%) DNS
4 2 (1.08%) SSL
4 2 (1.08%) MPLS
4 2 (1.08%) BGP
4 2 (1.08%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.08%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.54%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.54%) ATM
5 1 (0.54%) Wireless
5 1 (0.54%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.54%) VLAN
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.54%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.24%) SQL Server
1 6 (3.24%) Base SAS
1 6 (3.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 6 (3.24%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.08%) ZAP BI
4 1 (0.54%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.54%) DB2
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.62%) Hudson
2 3 (1.62%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.54%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.54%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 70 (37.84%) Finance
2 30 (16.22%) Retail
3 22 (11.89%) Banking
4 18 (9.73%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.62%) Marketing
7 2 (1.08%) Back Office
8 1 (0.54%) Front Office
8 1 (0.54%) Law
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Military
8 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 50 (27.03%) Analyst
2 35 (18.92%) Project Manager
3 19 (10.27%) Business Analyst
4 17 (9.19%) PMO Analyst
5 12 (6.49%) Programme Analyst
5 12 (6.49%) Change Manager
5 12 (6.49%) Programme Office Analyst
6 11 (5.95%) Programme Manager
6 11 (5.95%) SAP Manager
7 10 (5.41%) Consultant
8 9 (4.86%) Deployment Manager
8 9 (4.86%) Developer
9 8 (4.32%) Senior Manager
9 8 (4.32%) Service Manager
10 5 (2.70%) SAS Consultant
10 5 (2.70%) PMO Manager
11 4 (2.16%) Change Project Manager
11 4 (2.16%) SAP Project Manager
11 4 (2.16%) Programme Office Manager
11 4 (2.16%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.16%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (2.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (1.62%) .NET
2 3 (1.62%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.62%) LINQ
2 3 (1.62%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.62%) Web Services
2 3 (1.62%) XML
2 3 (1.62%) XSLT
3 1 (0.54%) Middleware
3 1 (0.54%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.54%) Spring
3 1 (0.54%) J2EE
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.03%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.78%) NHS
4 3 (1.62%) Economics
5 2 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.08%) Clustering
5 2 (1.08%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (1.08%) Informatics
5 2 (1.08%) FMCG
5 2 (1.08%) iPhone
5 2 (1.08%) iPad
6 1 (0.54%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.54%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.54%) IVR
6 1 (0.54%) PMI
6 1 (0.54%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.49%) Windows
2 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.16%) UNIX
4 3 (1.62%) Solaris
5 2 (1.08%) Linux
5 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.08%) Android
5 2 (1.08%) AIX
5 2 (1.08%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.03%) Project Management
2 34 (18.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (16.76%) ITIL
4 25 (13.51%) Business Analysis
5 23 (12.43%) PRINCE2
6 19 (10.27%) Change Control
7 18 (9.73%) Business Transformation
8 15 (8.11%) Service Delivery
9 14 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (7.03%) Programme Management
10 13 (7.03%) Risk Management
11 11 (5.95%) Service Management
12 9 (4.86%) PRINCE
12 9 (4.86%) Migration
12 9 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (4.32%) Incident Management
13 8 (4.32%) Test Scripting
14 7 (3.78%) Problem Management
14 7 (3.78%) Resource Management
14 7 (3.78%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.62%) C
1 3 (1.62%) C#
1 3 (1.62%) JavaScript
1 3 (1.62%) VB.NET
2 2 (1.08%) SQL
2 2 (1.08%) VB
3 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.54%) VBA
3 1 (0.54%) COBOL
3 1 (0.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (12.43%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.03%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.16%) Degree
4 4 (2.16%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.08%) MOS
6 2 (1.08%) MCSA
6 2 (1.08%) CCNA
6 2 (1.08%) ISEB
6 2 (1.08%) APMP
7 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.54%) MCSE
7 1 (0.54%) CCNP
7 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.54%) ACCA
7 1 (0.54%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.19%) SLA
2 6 (3.24%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.62%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.62%) QA
3 3 (1.62%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.54%) FATCA
5 1 (0.54%) P3O
5 1 (0.54%) COREP
5 1 (0.54%) FINREP
System Software
1 5 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.54%) vSphere
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.54%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.16%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.16%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (1.08%) Netcool
3 1 (0.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.54%) SCCM
3 1 (0.54%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (16.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.65%) SAP
3 14 (7.57%) Cisco
4 10 (5.41%) IBM
4 10 (5.41%) Juniper
5 8 (4.32%) McAfee
6 6 (3.24%) F5
7 3 (1.62%) VMware
7 3 (1.62%) Intel
7 3 (1.62%) Citrix
8 2 (1.08%) HP
8 2 (1.08%) RightFax
8 2 (1.08%) Remedy
8 2 (1.08%) IronPort
9 1 (0.54%) Lumesse
9 1 (0.54%) Saba
9 1 (0.54%) Mitel
9 1 (0.54%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.54%) Google
9 1 (0.54%) EMC
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