The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 36 39 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing Change Management 28 6 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.93% 1.43% 7.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 2.22% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 25
Average daily rate £350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £430 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-41.53% +124.13%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
518 270 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.75% 64.29% 69.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 161 160
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £13.10 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.00 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Change Management
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +4 25 £369 -13.23% 7
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 10 (24.39%) Banking
2 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (21.95%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) ITIL
5 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (14.63%) Change Control
6 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.20%) Service Management
6 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.76%) Windows
7 4 (9.76%) ERP
7 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.76%) Release Management
7 4 (9.76%) QA
7 4 (9.76%) Retail
7 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
8 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
8 3 (7.32%) UNIX
8 3 (7.32%) SQL
8 3 (7.32%) ITSM
8 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
8 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (7.32%) Retail Banking
9 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.88%) APMP
9 2 (4.88%) Agresso

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.88%) Ingres
1 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (2.44%) Wise Package Studio
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
1 1 (2.44%) Ant
1 1 (2.44%) MSI
1 1 (2.44%) InstallShield
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 10 (24.39%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 3 (7.32%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Change Manager
3 8 (19.51%) Business Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Release Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Change and Release Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) ERP Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Service Transition Manager
7 1 (2.44%) UAT Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) JDBC
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
1 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.32%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) AIX
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (21.95%) Project Management
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL
4 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (14.63%) Change Control
5 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.20%) Service Management
5 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.76%) ERP
6 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.76%) Release Management
6 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.32%) ITSM
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
8 2 (4.88%) UML
8 2 (4.88%) Operations Management
8 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.88%) Time Management
8 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (2.44%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C
3 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) Korn
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.88%) APMP
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) CCA
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) XenApp
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.44%) AppSense
2 1 (2.44%) Cognos
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix
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