The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 67 70 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Contract jobs citing Change Management 4 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.62% 0.65% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.83% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 18
Average daily rate £356 £388 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £375 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £470 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £41.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
Change Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
522 602 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.80% 78.59% 77.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 363 356
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 17 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.90 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -24.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.47 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.60 £34.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Management across the Wales region.

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Wales region.

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales -4 4 £356 -5.06% 3
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Change Management 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 Change Management.

1 9 (47.37%) Validation
1 9 (47.37%) CMDB
2 8 (42.11%) Service Management
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) BPMN
5 4 (21.05%) SAP
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
6 3 (15.79%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
7 2 (10.53%) BMC Marimba
7 2 (10.53%) QA
7 2 (10.53%) Remedy
7 2 (10.53%) ITSM
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) Java

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Change Management 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 Change Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.26%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) HP UFT
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Front Office
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Change Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Change Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Deployment Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Release Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Banking Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Change Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Project Support Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Validation
2 8 (42.11%) Service Management
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) BPMN
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) ITSM
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) BMC
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Remedy
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) 3Com
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco