The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 40 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 134 105 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.40% 4.89% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.04% 6.91% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 77 111
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£394 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £376 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.23 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.11% -13.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+39.53% +17.80%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2217 1520 2100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.81% 70.80% 69.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1485 991 1282
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 69 125
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.37% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Change Management
England

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 25 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Change Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 50 £400 +3.49% 10
Bristol -21 26 £327 -12.83% 12
Somerset -9 18 £350 +27.27% 6
Dorset -7 12 £393 -4.26% 1
Devon -2 11 £425 - 5
Gloucestershire -9 7 £325 - 1
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 98 (35.38%) Finance
2 90 (32.49%) Project Management
3 63 (22.74%) ITIL
4 61 (22.02%) Microsoft
5 58 (20.94%) PRINCE2
6 57 (20.58%) Retail
7 56 (20.22%) MS Project
8 53 (19.13%) Banking
9 42 (15.16%) Windows
9 42 (15.16%) Security Cleared
10 38 (13.72%) Retail Banking
11 36 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (11.55%) Change Control
13 26 (9.39%) SC Cleared
13 26 (9.39%) Service Management
14 25 (9.03%) SLA
14 25 (9.03%) Cisco
15 24 (8.66%) MS Excel
15 24 (8.66%) Windows 7
16 23 (8.30%) Programme Management
17 22 (7.94%) Risk Management
17 22 (7.94%) QA
18 21 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
19 19 (6.86%) Service Delivery
19 19 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
20 18 (6.50%) Project Planning
20 18 (6.50%) Management Information System
20 18 (6.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 18 (6.50%) PMI Certification
20 18 (6.50%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (3.97%) MS Project Server
2 10 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.81%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.72%) Lync
4 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.36%) CMS
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 56 (20.22%) MS Project
2 24 (8.66%) MS Excel
3 18 (6.50%) MS Office
4 9 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.08%) Windchill
6 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Summit
2 3 (1.08%) assyst
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.33%) SAN
1 12 (4.33%) Firewall
2 8 (2.89%) WAN
3 5 (1.81%) LAN
3 5 (1.81%) VPN
3 5 (1.81%) Wireless
4 4 (1.44%) VLAN
4 4 (1.44%) NetScaler
4 4 (1.44%) SSL
4 4 (1.44%) BGP
5 3 (1.08%) OSPF
5 3 (1.08%) LDAP
5 3 (1.08%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.72%) FTP
6 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.72%) DNS
6 2 (0.72%) SSH
7 1 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.36%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.36%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.72%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.36%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.72%) PVCS
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.36%) LSMW
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 98 (35.38%) Finance
2 57 (20.58%) Retail
3 53 (19.13%) Banking
4 38 (13.72%) Retail Banking
5 14 (5.05%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.25%) Back Office
6 9 (3.25%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.53%) Front Office
7 7 (2.53%) Marketing
8 6 (2.17%) Legal
9 4 (1.44%) Advertising
10 2 (0.72%) Local Government
11 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.36%) Military
11 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 68 (24.55%) Analyst
2 50 (18.05%) Project Manager
3 33 (11.91%) PMO Analyst
4 20 (7.22%) Business Analyst
5 18 (6.50%) Service Manager
6 16 (5.78%) Programme Analyst
6 16 (5.78%) Programme Office Analyst
7 15 (5.42%) Change Manager
7 15 (5.42%) Programme Manager
8 11 (3.97%) Consultant
8 11 (3.97%) Transition Manager
9 10 (3.61%) SAP Manager
10 9 (3.25%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (3.25%) Service Transition Manager
10 9 (3.25%) Administrator
11 8 (2.89%) Senior Manager
11 8 (2.89%) Architect
11 8 (2.89%) Deployment Manager
12 7 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (2.53%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.81%) .NET
2 4 (1.44%) Web Services
3 3 (1.08%) XML
3 3 (1.08%) J2EE
3 3 (1.08%) CSS
3 3 (1.08%) Ajax
3 3 (1.08%) HTML
3 3 (1.08%) SOAP
4 1 (0.36%) GWT
4 1 (0.36%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.36%) JDBC
4 1 (0.36%) Middleware
4 1 (0.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.50%) Management Information System
2 15 (5.42%) Economics
3 14 (5.05%) PMI
4 13 (4.69%) CMDB
5 6 (2.17%) Statistics
5 6 (2.17%) Thin Client
5 6 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.44%) NHS
6 4 (1.44%) Firmware
7 2 (0.72%) Wiki
7 2 (0.72%) FMCG
8 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.36%) Open Source
8 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.36%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.36%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.36%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.16%) Windows
2 24 (8.66%) Windows 7
3 21 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (4.69%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.17%) UNIX
7 4 (1.44%) Solaris
8 2 (0.72%) Linux
8 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (32.49%) Project Management
2 63 (22.74%) ITIL
3 58 (20.94%) PRINCE2
4 36 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (11.55%) Change Control
6 26 (9.39%) Service Management
7 23 (8.30%) Programme Management
8 22 (7.94%) Risk Management
9 19 (6.86%) Service Delivery
10 18 (6.50%) Project Planning
11 17 (6.14%) Migration
11 17 (6.14%) Portfolio Management
12 16 (5.78%) Business Analysis
13 15 (5.42%) Problem Management
14 14 (5.05%) Configuration Management
15 12 (4.33%) CMMI
15 12 (4.33%) PRINCE
15 12 (4.33%) Incident Management
16 11 (3.97%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (3.97%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.25%) SQL
2 5 (1.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (1.44%) Java
4 3 (1.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.08%) Perl
5 2 (0.72%) C
5 2 (0.72%) C#
5 2 (0.72%) VB
6 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (15.16%) Security Cleared
2 26 (9.39%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (6.50%) PMI Certification
4 12 (4.33%) ISEB
5 11 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.97%) Degree
6 10 (3.61%) DV Cleared
6 10 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (2.89%) CCNA
9 7 (2.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (2.17%) CCNP
11 4 (1.44%) MCP
11 4 (1.44%) MCSE
11 4 (1.44%) MCSA
11 4 (1.44%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (1.44%) PMP
12 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.03%) SLA
2 22 (7.94%) QA
3 12 (4.33%) P3O
4 6 (2.17%) ISO 9001
4 6 (2.17%) ISO 14001
5 3 (1.08%) Solvency II
5 3 (1.08%) FATCA
6 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.36%) COBIT
7 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.36%) BS15000
7 1 (0.36%) Basel III
7 1 (0.36%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.36%) COREP
7 1 (0.36%) FINREP
System Software
1 9 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.81%) XenApp
4 4 (1.44%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.44%) vSphere
5 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.72%) NFS
5 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.44%) Netcool
1 4 (1.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (0.72%) WSUS
2 2 (0.72%) SCOM
2 2 (0.72%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 61 (22.02%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.03%) Cisco
3 16 (5.78%) SAP
4 13 (4.69%) Juniper
4 13 (4.69%) Citrix
5 8 (2.89%) McAfee
5 8 (2.89%) F5
6 7 (2.53%) VMware
6 7 (2.53%) HP
6 7 (2.53%) Oracle
7 5 (1.81%) IBM
7 5 (1.81%) Niku
8 4 (1.44%) Mitel
8 4 (1.44%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.44%) Sun
8 4 (1.44%) EMC
8 4 (1.44%) Avaya
9 3 (1.08%) NetApp
10 2 (0.72%) StorageTek
10 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Rate: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Rate DOE and role applied for.
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £480 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £451 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £285.00 per day
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Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Taunton
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Rate: £300-400 per day
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Exeter
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Posted: 17 days ago
Taunton
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Bath
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Swindon
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