The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Analyst
Rank 493 469 455
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Change Analyst 102 113 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 83 61
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£338 £400 £312
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +28.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £227 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £225
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%

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
50642 47729 46134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.79% 92.49% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32228 28770 26034
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2098 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -35 92 £331 -17.29% 9
South East -7 33 £350 +27.27% 3
London -9 31 £313 -34.21% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 20 £331 +20.45% 2
Milton Keynes 0 17 £341 +5.00% 1
Berkshire +9 10 £550 +29.41% 1
Reading +24 7 £550 -
Scotland -7 7 £325 -3.70% 1
East Midlands +1 6 £345 -23.33% 1
Yorkshire -8 4 £394 +85.29% 1
South West -20 4 £200 -6.97%
Surrey -9 3 £350 +27.27%
West Yorkshire -10 3 £475 +123.52%
City of London +2 2 £513 +32.25%
Leeds -6 2 £475 +123.52%
West Midlands -15 2 £600 +124.08%
East of England -16 2 £380 +80.95%
Hertfordshire - 2 £380 -
Gloucestershire -18 1 £413 +106.25%
South Yorkshire - 1 £313 -
Bradford - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £313 -
Sidcup - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Staines - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Watford - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -

Change Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 99 (43.04%) Change Management
2 55 (23.91%) ITIL
2 55 (23.91%) Finance
3 38 (16.52%) Service Management
4 30 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 27 (11.74%) Banking
6 21 (9.13%) NHS
6 21 (9.13%) Project Management
6 21 (9.13%) MS Excel
7 20 (8.70%) ERP
7 20 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
7 20 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (6.52%) Security Cleared
9 15 (6.52%) Oracle
10 14 (6.09%) SAP
10 14 (6.09%) PRINCE2
11 13 (5.65%) UNIX
12 12 (5.22%) MS Office
12 12 (5.22%) Telecoms
12 12 (5.22%) Retail
12 12 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 12 (5.22%) Change Control
12 12 (5.22%) Business Transformation
13 11 (4.78%) Analytics
13 11 (4.78%) Tableau
13 11 (4.78%) Oracle EBS R12
13 11 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (4.78%) Incident Management
13 11 (4.78%) HP

Change Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.43%) SAS
2 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (9.13%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (5.22%) MS Office
4 7 (3.04%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.17%) MS Project
6 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (2.17%) Cerner Millennium
4 4 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.74%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (0.87%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.43%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.74%) VoIP
2 3 (1.30%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (1.30%) 3G
2 3 (1.30%) Intranet
2 3 (1.30%) 2G
3 2 (0.87%) LTE
4 1 (0.43%) MVNO
4 1 (0.43%) 4G
4 1 (0.43%) Internet
4 1 (0.43%) LAN
4 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.43%) Big Data
2 1 (0.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Rational Rose
General
1 55 (23.91%) Finance
2 27 (11.74%) Banking
3 12 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.22%) Retail
4 5 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.17%) Marketing
5 4 (1.74%) Advertising
6 3 (1.30%) Publishing
6 3 (1.30%) Automotive
6 3 (1.30%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Front Office
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.43%) DWR
1 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.13%) NHS
2 17 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.74%) SystemC
4 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.30%) CMDB
4 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.87%) PACS
5 2 (0.87%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.87%) Informatics
5 2 (0.87%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.87%) FMCG
6 1 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.43%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.43%) Social Media
6 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.43%) DTV
6 1 (0.43%) EPoS
6 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.65%) UNIX
2 6 (2.61%) Windows
3 4 (1.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (43.04%) Change Management
2 55 (23.91%) ITIL
3 38 (16.52%) Service Management
4 30 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 21 (9.13%) Project Management
6 20 (8.70%) ERP
6 20 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (6.09%) PRINCE2
8 12 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 12 (5.22%) Change Control
8 12 (5.22%) Business Transformation
9 11 (4.78%) Analytics
9 11 (4.78%) Incident Management
10 10 (4.35%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.35%) Release Management
11 9 (3.91%) ITIL V3
11 9 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (3.91%) ITSM
12 8 (3.48%) Process Improvement
12 8 (3.48%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.04%) C
2 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.91%) SC Cleared
2 9 (3.91%) ISEB
3 8 (3.48%) Degree
4 6 (2.61%) APMG
5 5 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.74%) ACCA
6 4 (1.74%) CIMA
7 3 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.87%) CIPD
9 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) MiFID
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (6.52%) Oracle
2 14 (6.09%) SAP
3 11 (4.78%) Tableau
3 11 (4.78%) HP
4 7 (3.04%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.17%) Remedy
5 5 (2.17%) Cerner
6 4 (1.74%) BMC
7 3 (1.30%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.43%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.43%) Nokia
8 1 (0.43%) CODA
8 1 (0.43%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.43%) Progress
8 1 (0.43%) Northgate
8 1 (0.43%) Huawei
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