The table below looks at the statistics for ChangeMan skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ChangeMan over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serena ChangeMan
Rank 574 563 524
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -39
Contract jobs citing ChangeMan 2 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.028% 0.050% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
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£381 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 - £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7034 6005 5043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.40% 11.95% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4629 3776 3188
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 113 159
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £19.19 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.95 £54.00 £43.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

ChangeMan
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ChangeMan within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

ChangeMan Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ChangeMan
Daily Rate Trend

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

ChangeMan Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ChangeMan
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ChangeMan within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

ChangeMan Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ChangeMan
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ChangeMan Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ChangeMan
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ChangeMan 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 ChangeMan.

1 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Serena
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) ISPF
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) COBOL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) CICS
3 2 (33.33%) JCL
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) FatWire
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) REXX
4 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

ChangeMan
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ChangeMan 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 ChangeMan. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Hudson
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Integration Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Software Configuration Manager
1 1 (16.67%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (16.67%) CICS Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
1 1 (16.67%) DB2 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ISPF
2 1 (16.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Release Management
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) COBOL
1 2 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (16.67%) REXX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Serena
2 1 (16.67%) FatWire