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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 72 71 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Contract jobs citing Change Management 73 77 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.39% 2.40% 4.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 3.10% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 56 94
Median daily rate £370 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £583 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £43.43 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +117.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £23.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.84% -20.83%
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
2381 2480 2359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.04% 77.26% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1593 1662 1584
Median daily rate £388 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 111 104
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.76 £15.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +23 22 £330 +120.00% 2
Wiltshire -10 19 £350 -12.50% 4
Bristol -2 16 £375 -2.59% 10
Somerset +10 3 £551 +22.33% 2
Dorset -4 3 £450 +7.78%
Devon +8 2 £190 -55.29%
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 61 (36.97%) Security Cleared
2 48 (29.09%) Finance
3 45 (27.27%) ITIL
4 39 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (20.00%) Project Management
6 32 (19.39%) SC Cleared
7 25 (15.15%) DV Cleared
8 24 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (12.73%) Problem Management
10 20 (12.12%) PRINCE2
11 18 (10.91%) Business Continuity
11 18 (10.91%) Management Information System
12 16 (9.70%) Degree
13 15 (9.09%) Performance Management
13 15 (9.09%) Banking
13 15 (9.09%) Windows
14 14 (8.48%) Linux
14 14 (8.48%) C
14 14 (8.48%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (8.48%) Firewall
15 13 (7.88%) Configuration Management
16 12 (7.27%) Oracle
16 12 (7.27%) SAP
16 12 (7.27%) WAN
16 12 (7.27%) Service Management
16 12 (7.27%) Service Delivery
17 11 (6.67%) LAN
17 11 (6.67%) Microsoft
17 11 (6.67%) Cisco
17 11 (6.67%) MS Excel

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.21%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.61%) CMS
4 1 (0.61%) Confluence
4 1 (0.61%) JBoss
4 1 (0.61%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.61%) SAS
4 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.61%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.42%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.82%) SAP PS
3 2 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.21%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.21%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.21%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.21%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.61%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.61%) Maximo
4 1 (0.61%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.61%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.61%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.82%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.82%) IaaS
1 3 (1.82%) Office 365
1 3 (1.82%) PaaS
1 3 (1.82%) SaaS
1 3 (1.82%) Taleo
2 1 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.48%) Firewall
2 12 (7.27%) WAN
3 11 (6.67%) LAN
4 10 (6.06%) MPLS
4 10 (6.06%) VPN
5 8 (4.85%) BGP
5 8 (4.85%) VLAN
6 7 (4.24%) DHCP
6 7 (4.24%) VoIP
6 7 (4.24%) Wireless
7 6 (3.64%) EIGRP
7 6 (3.64%) HSRP
7 6 (3.64%) Internet
7 6 (3.64%) IPsec
8 5 (3.03%) Broadband
8 5 (3.03%) SAN
9 3 (1.82%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (1.82%) TACACS
9 3 (1.82%) Wireshark
10 2 (1.21%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (3.03%) Big Data
4 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.82%) DB2
5 3 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.82%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.21%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.61%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.61%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.61%) GIS
7 1 (0.61%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.61%) Lumira
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Ant
1 2 (1.21%) JIRA
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.61%) ProC
2 1 (0.61%) PVCS
2 1 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.61%) TestDirector
General
1 48 (29.09%) Finance
2 15 (9.09%) Banking
3 10 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.24%) Retail
5 4 (2.42%) Military
6 3 (1.82%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.82%) Marketing
6 3 (1.82%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.21%) Billing
7 2 (1.21%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (13.94%) Analyst
2 22 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 12 (7.27%) Business Analyst
4 9 (5.45%) Change Manager
4 9 (5.45%) Network Engineer
5 8 (4.85%) Architect
5 8 (4.85%) Problem Manager
6 7 (4.24%) Administrator
6 7 (4.24%) IT Manager
7 6 (3.64%) Business Change Manager
7 6 (3.64%) Coordinator
7 6 (3.64%) Implementation Manager
8 5 (3.03%) Business Manager
8 5 (3.03%) Implementation Project Manager
8 5 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.03%) Project Implementation Manager
8 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 5 (3.03%) Software Engineer
9 4 (2.42%) IT Operations Manager
9 4 (2.42%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.82%) HTML
2 2 (1.21%) CSS
2 2 (1.21%) Middleware
2 2 (1.21%) SOAP
2 2 (1.21%) Web Services
2 2 (1.21%) XML
3 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.61%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.61%) React
3 1 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.91%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.06%) Replication
4 5 (3.03%) CMDB
4 5 (3.03%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.82%) NHS
5 3 (1.82%) Physics
5 3 (1.82%) PKI
6 2 (1.21%) iPad
6 2 (1.21%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.21%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.61%) Biology
7 1 (0.61%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.61%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.09%) Windows
2 14 (8.48%) Linux
3 7 (4.24%) Unix
4 6 (3.64%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.82%) AIX
6 3 (1.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.21%) Android
7 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.61%) CentOS
8 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.27%) ITIL
2 39 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (20.00%) Project Management
4 21 (12.73%) Problem Management
5 20 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 18 (10.91%) Business Continuity
7 15 (9.09%) Performance Management
8 13 (7.88%) Configuration Management
9 12 (7.27%) Service Delivery
9 12 (7.27%) Service Management
10 11 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 11 (6.67%) ITIL V3
11 10 (6.06%) Incident Management
12 8 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.85%) Migration
12 8 (4.85%) Resource Management
12 8 (4.85%) Risk Management
12 8 (4.85%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.85%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.48%) C
2 8 (4.85%) C++
2 8 (4.85%) SQL
3 5 (3.03%) Embedded C
3 5 (3.03%) Embedded C++
3 5 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.42%) Java
4 4 (2.42%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.42%) VBScript
5 2 (1.21%) C#
5 2 (1.21%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.21%) Jython
5 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.61%) Groovy
6 1 (0.61%) PROC SQL
6 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 61 (36.97%) Security Cleared
2 32 (19.39%) SC Cleared
3 25 (15.15%) DV Cleared
4 16 (9.70%) Degree
5 14 (8.48%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (4.85%) CCNP
8 6 (3.64%) ISEB
9 5 (3.03%) APMP
10 4 (2.42%) CCIE
11 3 (1.82%) CCNA
12 2 (1.21%) CIPD
12 2 (1.21%) MCSE
12 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.61%) HNC
13 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.03%) SLA
3 4 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.82%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.21%) COBIT
5 2 (1.21%) QA
6 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.61%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.61%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.82%) ProxySG
2 3 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.21%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.21%) Firmware
3 2 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.21%) UAG
3 2 (1.21%) XenApp
3 2 (1.21%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) SCCM
2 2 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.61%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.61%) Puppet
3 1 (0.61%) SCOM
3 1 (0.61%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (7.27%) Oracle
1 12 (7.27%) SAP
2 11 (6.67%) Cisco
2 11 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.85%) Juniper
4 7 (4.24%) VMware
5 5 (3.03%) IBM
5 5 (3.03%) Perforce
6 3 (1.82%) Blue Coat
6 3 (1.82%) CA
6 3 (1.82%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.82%) Citrix
6 3 (1.82%) F5
6 3 (1.82%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.82%) Remedy
6 3 (1.82%) TippingPoint
7 2 (1.21%) Actimize
7 2 (1.21%) Canon
7 2 (1.21%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.21%) WatchGuard
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