The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 35 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Change Management 4 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.20% 3.54% 6.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 4.42% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 29
Average daily rate £550 £439 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.35% +18.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +59.52%
Change Management
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 294 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 75.30% 80.11% 82.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 212 282
Average daily rate £420 £439 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% -10.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Management across the Swindon region.

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Swindon region.

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Release Management
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) HSRP
6 1 (10.00%) Multicast
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) BGP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (10.00%) HSRP
1 1 (10.00%) IPsec
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) Multicast
1 1 (10.00%) OSPF
1 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Business Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Solution Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
1 4 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) CatOS
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Release Management
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) OOD
2 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Jython
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle