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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serena ChangeMan
Rank 607 590 549
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -41
Contract jobs citing ChangeMan 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.004% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.081% 0.030% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £375
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
7392 6751 5555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.24% 12.76% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4881 4278 3448
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 150 151
Average hourly rate £37.74 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.15% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.71 £32.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 3 July 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 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ChangeMan within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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 -28 5 £300 -25.00%
London -12 2 £300 -25.00%
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -

ChangeMan
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (85.71%) JCL
3 5 (71.43%) ISPF
4 4 (57.14%) REXX
4 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
5 3 (42.86%) COBOL
5 3 (42.86%) DB2
5 3 (42.86%) FTP
5 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
5 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 3 (42.86%) AS400
6 2 (28.57%) CA Endevor
6 2 (28.57%) iSeries
6 2 (28.57%) HACMP
6 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 1 (14.29%) SLA
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) CICS
7 1 (14.29%) CA
7 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 1 (14.29%) French Language
7 1 (14.29%) VSAM

ChangeMan
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (14.29%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
General
1 1 (14.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (42.86%) AS400
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) HACMP
3 2 (28.57%) iSeries
4 1 (14.29%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JCL
2 4 (57.14%) REXX
3 3 (42.86%) COBOL
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 2 (28.57%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) CA