The first table below looks at the demand for the Change Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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 Job Titles currently tracked.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Analyst
Rank 461 434 429
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Change Analyst 133 136 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 96 115
Average daily rate
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£350 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £584
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50521 47308 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.54% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30608 27726 29859
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2123 2716
Average hourly rate £16.58 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.25% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Change Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Change Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Change Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Analyst within the UK.

Change Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Change Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Change Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Change Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Analyst within the UK.

Change Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Change Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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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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
England -32 123 £350 -4.10% 10
London -13 46 £380 -10.58% 5
South East -5 32 £334 +11.25% 2
City of London +12 12 £400 -5.88% 2
East Midlands +12 11 £275 -14.06% 1
Yorkshire +8 10 £293 -22.00%
Oxfordshire +8 10 £305 -7.57%
West Yorkshire +4 7 £180 -52.00%
Northamptonshire +3 7 £250 -21.87%
North West -3 7 £364 +59.89%
Leeds -4 7 £180 -52.00%
West Midlands -16 5 £325 -35.00% 1
Northampton - 5 £250 -
Oxford +1 4 - -
Derbyshire - 4 £425 -
Berkshire - 4 £375 - 1
Surrey -8 3 £338 +22.72%
Wales -11 3 £175 +105.88%
South Wales -14 3 £175 +105.88%
Scotland -21 3 £363 +34.25%
East of England -22 3 £363 -3.33% 1
South West -22 3 £426 +21.57%
Reading - 3 £400 -
Cardiff - 3 £175 -
Cambridgeshire -5 2 £300 +62.16%
Wiltshire - 2 £426 -
Cambridge - 2 £300 -
Glasgow -3 1 £350 -
Edinburgh -21 1 - -
Luton - 1 £425 - 1

Change Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Change Analyst in their job title 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 with Change Analyst in their job title.

1 112 (46.86%) Change Management
2 67 (28.03%) ITIL
3 46 (19.25%) Finance
4 32 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (12.55%) Service Management
6 29 (12.13%) Project Management
7 28 (11.72%) Business Analysis
8 21 (8.79%) Business Transformation
8 21 (8.79%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (8.79%) ERP
9 20 (8.37%) Oracle
9 20 (8.37%) MS Office
9 20 (8.37%) Banking
10 18 (7.53%) MS Excel
10 18 (7.53%) MS PowerPoint
11 17 (7.11%) Microsoft
11 17 (7.11%) SAP
12 16 (6.69%) Security Cleared
13 15 (6.28%) Oracle EBS R12
13 15 (6.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (5.44%) SC Cleared
14 13 (5.44%) NHS
14 13 (5.44%) Service Delivery
15 12 (5.02%) Change Control
15 12 (5.02%) Degree
15 12 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (4.60%) Migration
16 11 (4.60%) Telecoms
16 11 (4.60%) Retail
17 10 (4.18%) SharePoint

Change Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Change Analyst in their job title 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 with Change Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.26%) SAS
3 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (8.37%) MS Office
2 18 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.35%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.35%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (6.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.09%) assyst
2 5 (2.09%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.26%) Maximo
5 2 (0.84%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.42%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.42%) Aligne
6 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.42%) ZaiNet
6 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.42%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.42%) Endur
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.77%) LAN
2 8 (3.35%) WAN
3 4 (1.67%) VoIP
4 2 (0.84%) 3G
4 2 (0.84%) Firewall
4 2 (0.84%) 2G
4 2 (0.84%) LTE
4 2 (0.84%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.42%) HTTP
5 1 (0.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (0.42%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.09%) Rational Rose
2 4 (1.67%) Subversion
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (19.25%) Finance
2 20 (8.37%) Banking
3 11 (4.60%) Retail
3 11 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.09%) Legal
4 5 (2.09%) Retail Banking
4 5 (2.09%) Marketing
5 4 (1.67%) Front Office
5 4 (1.67%) Back Office
6 3 (1.26%) Publishing
6 3 (1.26%) Billing
6 3 (1.26%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.84%) DWR
2 1 (0.42%) Itk
2 1 (0.42%) .NET
2 1 (0.42%) XML
2 1 (0.42%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.44%) NHS
2 5 (2.09%) CMDB
3 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.42%) EPoS
4 1 (0.42%) Social Network
4 1 (0.42%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.42%) FMCG
4 1 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.35%) Windows
2 6 (2.51%) UNIX
3 5 (2.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (46.86%) Change Management
2 67 (28.03%) ITIL
3 32 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (12.55%) Service Management
5 29 (12.13%) Project Management
6 28 (11.72%) Business Analysis
7 21 (8.79%) Business Transformation
7 21 (8.79%) ERP
8 15 (6.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 13 (5.44%) Service Delivery
10 12 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (5.02%) Change Control
11 11 (4.60%) Migration
12 9 (3.77%) Configuration Management
12 9 (3.77%) PRINCE2
12 9 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (3.35%) ITSM
13 8 (3.35%) Risk Management
14 6 (2.51%) Validation
14 6 (2.51%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.67%) C
2 1 (0.42%) C#
2 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.42%) SQL
2 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (8.79%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (6.69%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.44%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.02%) Degree
5 5 (2.09%) ISEB
6 4 (1.67%) APMG
6 4 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.26%) MOS
8 2 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.84%) CBAP
9 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.42%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (8.37%) Oracle
2 17 (7.11%) SAP
2 17 (7.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.93%) Remedy
4 5 (2.09%) HP
5 4 (1.67%) Serena
5 4 (1.67%) Tableau
6 3 (1.26%) BMC
7 1 (0.42%) Siebel
7 1 (0.42%) ServiceNow
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