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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Analyst
Rank 552 508 514
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Change Analyst 87 149 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 105 71
Median daily rate £345 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £305
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.81 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.81 - -

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
50509 55363 53299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.95% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32914 35215 32203
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1615 2084 2078
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -44 77 £340 -1.44% 9
London -28 25 £420 +5.00% 1
South East -2 14 £313 +4.16% 2
Yorkshire +9 12 £356 -13.63% 2
South West +15 8 £325 -3.70%
North West +8 8 £305 -0.81%
Scotland -3 8 £313 +4.16%
Berkshire +11 6 £331 +2.79%
West Yorkshire +2 6 £356 -13.63% 2
Bracknell +2 6 £331 +8.61%
Edinburgh -5 6 £350 +9.37%
City of London +27 5 £488 +27.86%
Hampshire +15 4 £275 -6.38% 1
Leeds -1 4 £350 -15.15% 1
West Midlands -35 4 - -
Wiltshire - 4 £263 -
East of England +13 3 £500 +21.21% 2
South Yorkshire -2 3 £229 -27.38%
Sheffield -6 3 £229 -27.38%
Oxford - 3 £313 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £313 -
Bristol - 3 £400 -
Wales +24 2 £350 -
South Wales +19 2 £350 -
Lancashire +18 2 £375 +120.58%
Bradford +8 2 £381 +52.50%
Bromley +3 2 £325 +18.18%
East Midlands 0 2 - - 1
Cardiff - 2 £350 -
Northallerton - 2 - -

Change Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 89 (38.70%) Change Management
2 70 (30.43%) Finance
3 52 (22.61%) ITIL
4 45 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (16.96%) Business Analysis
7 37 (16.09%) Banking
8 30 (13.04%) Security Cleared
9 29 (12.61%) Project Management
10 27 (11.74%) Service Management
11 26 (11.30%) Retail
12 24 (10.43%) SAP
13 23 (10.00%) SC Cleared
14 22 (9.57%) MS Office
15 20 (8.70%) MS Excel
15 20 (8.70%) Change Control
16 17 (7.39%) PRINCE2
17 16 (6.96%) Migration
17 16 (6.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 16 (6.96%) ITIL V3
17 16 (6.96%) Retail Banking
18 15 (6.52%) Law
18 15 (6.52%) Data Centre
19 14 (6.09%) GAP Analysis
19 14 (6.09%) MS Project
20 13 (5.65%) CRM
20 13 (5.65%) ERP
20 13 (5.65%) Configuration Management
20 13 (5.65%) ITIL Certification
21 12 (5.22%) Agile Software Development

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 12 (5.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.43%) Confluence
2 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (9.57%) MS Office
2 20 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 14 (6.09%) MS Project
4 12 (5.22%) MS Visio
5 7 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (3.04%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (3.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.74%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.87%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.17%) Office 365
2 3 (1.30%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (1.30%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.87%) OneDrive
3 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.74%) DHCP
1 4 (1.74%) DNS
2 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) LAN
3 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.87%) Data Mining
1 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.43%) Big Data
2 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.43%) GIS
2 1 (0.43%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (0.87%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA Agile
General
1 70 (30.43%) Finance
2 37 (16.09%) Banking
3 26 (11.30%) Retail
4 16 (6.96%) Retail Banking
5 15 (6.52%) Law
6 10 (4.35%) Manufacturing
7 9 (3.91%) Telecoms
8 7 (3.04%) Back Office
8 7 (3.04%) Legal
9 4 (1.74%) Front Office
10 3 (1.30%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.30%) Local Government
11 2 (0.87%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.43%) Billing
12 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.43%) Electronics
12 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.91%) CMDB
4 9 (3.91%) Life Science
5 6 (2.61%) User Experience
6 2 (0.87%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.87%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.87%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.87%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.43%) CESG
7 1 (0.43%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.43%) Derivative
7 1 (0.43%) Economics
7 1 (0.43%) Equities
7 1 (0.43%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.04%) Windows
2 4 (1.74%) Windows Server
2 4 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (38.70%) Change Management
2 52 (22.61%) ITIL
3 45 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (16.96%) Business Analysis
5 29 (12.61%) Project Management
6 27 (11.74%) Service Management
7 20 (8.70%) Change Control
8 17 (7.39%) PRINCE2
9 16 (6.96%) ITIL V3
9 16 (6.96%) Migration
9 16 (6.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 14 (6.09%) GAP Analysis
11 13 (5.65%) Configuration Management
11 13 (5.65%) CRM
11 13 (5.65%) ERP
12 12 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (5.22%) Logistics
13 10 (4.35%) Release Management
14 9 (3.91%) ITSM
14 9 (3.91%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.43%) C
1 1 (0.43%) Scala
1 1 (0.43%) SQL
1 1 (0.43%) VB
1 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 23 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.65%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (3.48%) ISEB
6 6 (2.61%) Degree
7 4 (1.74%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.87%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.87%) CCA
8 2 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) CAPM
9 1 (0.43%) CISSP
9 1 (0.43%) CLAS
9 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.04%) QA
2 4 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.30%) SLA
4 2 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.87%) MiFID
5 1 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.43%) EMIR
5 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.74%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.74%) Firmware
2 3 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 24 (10.43%) SAP
2 10 (4.35%) Remedy
3 9 (3.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.48%) HP
4 8 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.61%) BMC
6 4 (1.74%) Serena
6 4 (1.74%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.30%) AppSense
7 3 (1.30%) ThinPrint
7 3 (1.30%) VMware
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle
8 2 (0.87%) Varonis
9 1 (0.43%) BT
9 1 (0.43%) CA
9 1 (0.43%) Citrix
9 1 (0.43%) Huawei
9 1 (0.43%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.43%) Lotus
9 1 (0.43%) WorldPay
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: Up to £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago