The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 42 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing Change Management 120 95 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.79% 3.99% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 5.29% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 55 52
Median daily rate £406 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Median hourly rate £40.50 £23.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.08% -38.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.10 £20.75 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.90 £31.44 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £23.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+16.84% -17.39%
Change Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2602 1797 1840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.16% 75.54% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 1103 975
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 78 134
Median hourly rate £17.00 £29.35 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.06% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.05 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.65 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Change Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Change Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -5 36 £406 +1.56% 11
Warwickshire -5 21 £410 +29.13% 8
Coventry -4 18 £456 +14.06% 4
Shropshire -20 16 £501 - 2
Staffordshire +3 8 £300 -4.00% 3
Solihull -14 7 £273 -46.82% 1
Herefordshire - 3 £231 - 1
Worcestershire -3 2 £400 +110.52% 2
West Bromwich - 2 - - 1
Wolverhampton +2 1 - - 1
Kingswinford - 1 £550 -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 72 (30.90%) Finance
2 56 (24.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 46 (19.74%) Project Management
4 39 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (15.88%) ITIL
6 30 (12.88%) Risk Management
7 29 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (10.30%) Service Management
8 24 (10.30%) MS Excel
8 24 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (9.87%) PRINCE2
9 23 (9.87%) MS Office
10 22 (9.44%) Security Cleared
11 20 (8.58%) Resource Management
12 19 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (7.30%) Service Delivery
13 17 (7.30%) Microsoft
13 17 (7.30%) Business Analysis
13 17 (7.30%) Data Quality
13 17 (7.30%) Analytics
13 17 (7.30%) Matrix Organization
14 16 (6.87%) Line Management
14 16 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (6.87%) Data Analysis
14 16 (6.87%) MS Project
14 16 (6.87%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (6.44%) Management Information System
15 15 (6.44%) Open Workbench
16 14 (6.01%) Test Scripting
16 14 (6.01%) Project Governance

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.58%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.15%) Confluence
3 4 (1.72%) SAS
4 1 (0.43%) Apache
4 1 (0.43%) CMS
4 1 (0.43%) Documentum
4 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (10.30%) MS Excel
2 23 (9.87%) MS Office
3 16 (6.87%) MS Project
4 15 (6.44%) Open Workbench
5 6 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.72%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.86%) SPSS
8 1 (0.43%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.86%) SAP CO
1 2 (0.86%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (0.86%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.43%) assyst
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.43%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.43%) SAP MII
2 1 (0.43%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.29%) Office 365
2 2 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.86%) Google Apps
2 2 (0.86%) OneDrive
2 2 (0.86%) SaaS
2 2 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.15%) Firewall
2 10 (4.29%) LAN
3 9 (3.86%) WAN
4 7 (3.00%) OSPF
5 6 (2.58%) BGP
6 5 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (1.72%) EIGRP
7 4 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (1.72%) VLAN
8 3 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (1.29%) H.323
8 3 (1.29%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (1.29%) VoIP
8 3 (1.29%) VPN
8 3 (1.29%) Wireless
9 2 (0.86%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (0.43%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.58%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.15%) MS Access
3 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.86%) Pentaho
5 2 (0.86%) QlikView
5 2 (0.86%) Roambi
5 2 (0.86%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.86%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 2 (0.86%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.43%) DataStage
6 1 (0.43%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.43%) GIS
6 1 (0.43%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (2.15%) JIRA
2 2 (0.86%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.86%) JUnit
2 2 (0.86%) Maven
2 2 (0.86%) Mockito
2 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 72 (30.90%) Finance
2 9 (3.86%) Retail
3 6 (2.58%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.72%) Automotive
5 4 (1.72%) Banking
5 4 (1.72%) Billing
5 4 (1.72%) Military
6 3 (1.29%) Electronics
6 3 (1.29%) Legal
7 2 (0.86%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Front Office
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (26.61%) Analyst
2 49 (21.03%) Project Manager
3 32 (13.73%) Business Analyst
4 19 (8.15%) Change Manager
5 17 (7.30%) Business Change Manager
6 13 (5.58%) Business Manager
6 13 (5.58%) IT Manager
7 11 (4.72%) Consultant
8 10 (4.29%) Service Manager
9 9 (3.86%) Business Change Project Manager
10 8 (3.43%) IT Project Manager
11 6 (2.58%) Developer
11 6 (2.58%) Head of Analytics
12 5 (2.15%) Agile Business Analyst
12 5 (2.15%) Change Analyst
12 5 (2.15%) Delivery Manager
12 5 (2.15%) Network Engineer
12 5 (2.15%) Procurement Manager
12 5 (2.15%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (2.15%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.29%) Web Services
2 2 (0.86%) J2EE
2 2 (0.86%) Spring
3 1 (0.43%) EDI
3 1 (0.43%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.43%) XML
3 1 (0.43%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.44%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.58%) NHS
4 11 (4.72%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.86%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.43%) Statistics
7 4 (1.72%) Minimum Viable Product
7 4 (1.72%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.86%) CMDB
8 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.86%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.86%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.43%) Blog
9 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.43%) Economics
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.43%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.72%) Windows
2 6 (2.58%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.72%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.29%) Linux
4 3 (1.29%) Unix
4 3 (1.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.86%) AIX
5 2 (0.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.43%) Android
6 1 (0.43%) CentOS
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 46 (19.74%) Project Management
3 37 (15.88%) ITIL
4 30 (12.88%) Risk Management
5 29 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (10.30%) Service Management
7 23 (9.87%) PRINCE2
8 20 (8.58%) Resource Management
9 19 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (7.30%) Analytics
10 17 (7.30%) Business Analysis
10 17 (7.30%) Matrix Organization
10 17 (7.30%) Service Delivery
11 16 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (6.87%) Data Analysis
11 16 (6.87%) Line Management
12 14 (6.01%) Business Transformation
12 14 (6.01%) Project Governance
12 14 (6.01%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.72%) Java
2 3 (1.29%) SQL
3 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.43%) ABAP
4 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.43%) Perl
4 1 (0.43%) PHP
4 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (9.44%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.87%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (5.15%) Degree
4 10 (4.29%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.58%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.72%) CCNA
8 3 (1.29%) ISEB
8 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.86%) CCDP
9 2 (0.86%) CCNP
9 2 (0.86%) MCP
9 2 (0.86%) MCSE
9 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.43%) CCIE
10 1 (0.43%) CISA
10 1 (0.43%) CISM
10 1 (0.43%) CISSP
10 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.30%) Data Quality
2 13 (5.58%) SLA
3 12 (5.15%) QA
4 6 (2.58%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.86%) RMADS
5 2 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.43%) COBIT
6 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (1.29%) AirWatch
2 3 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.43%) Control-M
3 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (7.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.15%) SAP
3 10 (4.29%) Cisco
4 9 (3.86%) Oracle
5 8 (3.43%) HP
6 6 (2.58%) Fujitsu
6 6 (2.58%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.72%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.29%) Cognos
8 3 (1.29%) Nokia
9 2 (0.86%) BT
9 2 (0.86%) Dell
9 2 (0.86%) F5
9 2 (0.86%) Google
9 2 (0.86%) IBM
9 2 (0.86%) Informatica
9 2 (0.86%) Juniper
9 2 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.86%) Tableau
9 2 (0.86%) TIBCO
West Midlands
Costello & Reyes Limited
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £670.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £670.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago