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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 58 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 14 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.04% 2.75% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 3.97% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 12
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£363 £386 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.96% -0.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £353 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £26.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.77% +51.42%
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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
520 353 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 75.69% 69.35% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 190 216
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -11.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 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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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 -16 12 £280 -27.36% 4
North Wales - 2 £513 -
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Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) UML
3 11 (23.91%) ITIL
4 10 (21.74%) Banking
5 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.22%) Service Management
6 7 (15.22%) Windows
6 7 (15.22%) SQL
6 7 (15.22%) Use Case
6 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
6 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
7 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.04%) Coaching
7 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.04%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
8 5 (10.87%) OpenROAD
8 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
8 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.87%) ISEB
8 5 (10.87%) ERP
8 5 (10.87%) Ingres
8 5 (10.87%) AIX
8 5 (10.87%) Linux
8 5 (10.87%) UNIX
8 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
8 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) OpenROAD
2 2 (4.35%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) PBX
1 2 (4.35%) ISDN
1 2 (4.35%) H.323
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) VoIP
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Ingres
1 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (6.52%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.17%) XPEDITER
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Change Manager
5 3 (6.52%) OpenROAD Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Coordinator
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Change Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (4.35%) Change Management Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) MI Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Change Manager
6 2 (4.35%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Statistics
3 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
1 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
2 5 (10.87%) UNIX
2 5 (10.87%) AIX
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) UML
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.22%) Service Management
4 7 (15.22%) Use Case
5 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.04%) Coaching
5 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.04%) Project Management
5 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.87%) ERP
6 5 (10.87%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) SysML
8 3 (6.52%) Requirements Management
8 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.52%) Analytics
8 3 (6.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) VBA
2 2 (4.35%) JCL
2 2 (4.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) CA Endevor
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Avaya
3 2 (4.35%) Siemens
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.17%) CA