The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Change Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Analyst
Rank 519 503 510
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Change Analyst 134 137 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 83 80
Median daily rate £400 £350 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £18.44 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.44 £12.00
% change year-on-year
- +53.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Change Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Change Analyst in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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
England -23 117 £400 +11.11% 16
London +29 60 £415 +0.60% 8
South East -4 23 £400 +45.45% 1
Scotland -22 15 £450 +28.57%
West Midlands -7 11 £444 -11.25% 2
City of London +35 10 £525 +30.43% 3
Edinburgh -16 9 - -
North West -17 9 £313 -37.50%
Berkshire - 9 £363 - 1
Buckinghamshire +15 7 £250 -
Manchester -11 7 £313 -10.71%
Milton Keynes +7 5 £250 -
Glasgow +5 5 £450 +20.00%
Surrey -6 5 £425 +80.85%
Warwickshire - 5 £413 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -37 4 £180 -10.00%
Tyne and Wear -38 4 £180 -10.00%
North East -39 4 £180 -10.00%
Bradford +22 3 £400 +21.21%
West Yorkshire +1 3 £400 +21.21%
Midlands -1 3 £450 -
Yorkshire -8 3 £400 +23.07%
Bristol +4 2 - -
South West -3 2 - - 2
Newbury - 2 £363 -
Warwick - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £450 -
Bolton - 2 £360 -
Reading - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 £450 -

Change Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Change Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Change Analyst in the job title.

1 84 (38.89%) Change Management
2 44 (20.37%) Finance
3 43 (19.91%) ITIL
4 42 (19.44%) Banking
5 33 (15.28%) Project Management
6 31 (14.35%) Business Analysis
6 31 (14.35%) Service Management
6 31 (14.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (12.50%) Migration
9 23 (10.65%) Security Cleared
10 19 (8.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 19 (8.80%) Retail
11 18 (8.33%) MS Excel
11 18 (8.33%) MS Office
11 18 (8.33%) SC Cleared
11 18 (8.33%) Release Management
12 16 (7.41%) Change Control
12 16 (7.41%) CMDB
12 16 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (6.94%) PRINCE2
13 15 (6.94%) Configuration Management
13 15 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
14 14 (6.48%) Microsoft
14 14 (6.48%) Validation
15 13 (6.02%) Management Information System
15 13 (6.02%) Retail Banking
16 12 (5.56%) ITIL V3
16 12 (5.56%) ITSM
17 11 (5.09%) CRM

Change Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 18 (8.33%) MS Office
2 15 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (4.63%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.70%) MS Project
5 4 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.46%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.39%) Office 365
1 3 (1.39%) SaaS
2 2 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.46%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.39%) DHCP
1 3 (1.39%) DNS
2 1 (0.46%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) LAN
2 1 (0.46%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.46%) Big Data
1 1 (0.46%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (0.46%) GIS
1 1 (0.46%) MS Access
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.93%) JIRA
2 1 (0.46%) JIRA Agile
General
1 44 (20.37%) Finance
2 42 (19.44%) Banking
3 19 (8.80%) Retail
4 13 (6.02%) Retail Banking
5 9 (4.17%) Law
6 6 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.85%) Legal
8 3 (1.39%) Billing
8 3 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.93%) Front Office
9 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.93%) Local Government
10 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.46%) Velocity
1 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.41%) CMDB
3 13 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.09%) NHS
5 7 (3.24%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.78%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.31%) User Experience
8 3 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.93%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.93%) Life Science
10 1 (0.46%) CCTV
10 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.46%) Economics
10 1 (0.46%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.46%) Fintech
10 1 (0.46%) FMCG
10 1 (0.46%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.46%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.46%) PMI
10 1 (0.46%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.31%) Windows
2 3 (1.39%) Windows Server
2 3 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.93%) Unix
4 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (38.89%) Change Management
2 43 (19.91%) ITIL
3 33 (15.28%) Project Management
4 31 (14.35%) Business Analysis
4 31 (14.35%) Service Management
4 31 (14.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (12.50%) Migration
6 19 (8.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 18 (8.33%) Release Management
8 16 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (7.41%) Change Control
9 15 (6.94%) Configuration Management
9 15 (6.94%) PRINCE2
10 14 (6.48%) Validation
11 12 (5.56%) ITIL V3
11 12 (5.56%) ITSM
12 11 (5.09%) Business Transformation
12 11 (5.09%) CRM
13 9 (4.17%) ERP
14 8 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (10.65%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.09%) Degree
4 10 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (3.24%) ISEB
5 7 (3.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.39%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.39%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.46%) CAPM
9 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.78%) QA
2 4 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.46%) EMIR
4 1 (0.46%) MiFID
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.85%) Firmware
3 3 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (6.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.70%) HP
2 8 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (3.70%) SAP
3 7 (3.24%) Remedy
4 6 (2.78%) Serena
5 4 (1.85%) BMC
5 4 (1.85%) Oracle
6 3 (1.39%) AppSense
6 3 (1.39%) ThinPrint
6 3 (1.39%) VMware
7 2 (0.93%) Huawei
7 2 (0.93%) Informatica
7 2 (0.93%) Planview
7 2 (0.93%) Virgin Media
8 1 (0.46%) BT
8 1 (0.46%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.46%) Nokia
8 1 (0.46%) Saba
8 1 (0.46%) Siebel
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