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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 45 37 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Change Management 100 103 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.65% 4.03% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 5.07% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 59 38
Median daily rate £420 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £294 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £521 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £11.17 £31.44 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.47% -16.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+57.57% -17.50%
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
2265 2032 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.66% 79.41% 72.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1390 1130 996
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 78 90
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £11.26 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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
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 7 December 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
Coventry +11 32 £438 +20.68% 1
Warwickshire +6 22 £363 +11.53% 5
Birmingham -24 21 £350 -12.50% 2
Shropshire +5 13 £450 +5.88% 1
Worcestershire +3 3 £425 -
Staffordshire -9 3 £363 -18.99% 1
Walsall - 1 - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 66 (30.56%) Finance
2 59 (27.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 57 (26.39%) Project Management
4 40 (18.52%) ITIL
5 37 (17.13%) PRINCE2
6 36 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (15.74%) Risk Management
8 29 (13.43%) MS Excel
9 24 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (11.11%) Line Management
10 22 (10.19%) Service Management
11 21 (9.72%) MS Office
11 21 (9.72%) Business Analysis
11 21 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (8.80%) MS Project
13 17 (7.87%) Mentoring
14 16 (7.41%) Waterfall
14 16 (7.41%) Resource Management
14 16 (7.41%) Microsoft
14 16 (7.41%) MS Visio
14 16 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
15 15 (6.94%) Retail
15 15 (6.94%) Service Delivery
15 15 (6.94%) Incident Management
15 15 (6.94%) Problem Management
15 15 (6.94%) Matrix Organization
16 14 (6.48%) Project Governance
16 14 (6.48%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (6.48%) Scrum
17 12 (5.56%) Manufacturing

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 10 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (1.85%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.85%) SAS
2 4 (1.85%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.39%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.93%) Confluence
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.46%) IIS
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 29 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.72%) MS Office
3 19 (8.80%) MS Project
4 16 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (7.41%) MS Visio
5 11 (5.09%) Open Workbench
6 4 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.93%) Primavera
2 2 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.46%) assyst
3 1 (0.46%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.46%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.46%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.78%) Office 365
2 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.85%) Yammer
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.93%) G Suite
3 2 (0.93%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.31%) WAN
2 4 (1.85%) Skype
2 4 (1.85%) WebEx
3 3 (1.39%) VPN
3 3 (1.39%) Wireless
4 2 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.93%) Firewall
4 2 (0.93%) LAN
4 2 (0.93%) S/MIME
4 2 (0.93%) SSL
4 2 (0.93%) VLAN
5 1 (0.46%) BGP
5 1 (0.46%) DSL
5 1 (0.46%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.46%) Intranet
5 1 (0.46%) Junos
5 1 (0.46%) MPLS
5 1 (0.46%) Network Security
5 1 (0.46%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.31%) Hadoop
2 4 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.93%) Pentaho
4 2 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.46%) DataStage
5 1 (0.46%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.46%) QlikView
5 1 (0.46%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.46%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Axure RP
1 4 (1.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (1.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.46%) Ant
2 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.46%) StarTeam
General
1 66 (30.56%) Finance
2 15 (6.94%) Retail
3 12 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.70%) Banking
5 7 (3.24%) Marketing
6 6 (2.78%) Automotive
7 5 (2.31%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.85%) Law
8 4 (1.85%) Legal
8 4 (1.85%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.93%) Back Office
10 1 (0.46%) Advertising
10 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 60 (27.78%) Analyst
2 53 (24.54%) Project Manager
3 32 (14.81%) Business Analyst
4 15 (6.94%) Change Manager
5 14 (6.48%) IT Manager
6 13 (6.02%) Business Change Manager
7 10 (4.63%) Agile Business Analyst
7 10 (4.63%) Business Manager
8 9 (4.17%) PMO Manager
9 8 (3.70%) Contracts Manager
9 8 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
10 7 (3.24%) Change Analyst
10 7 (3.24%) Procurement Manager
10 7 (3.24%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.24%) Senior Business Analyst
10 7 (3.24%) Senior Manager
11 6 (2.78%) Process Analyst
11 6 (2.78%) Service Manager
11 6 (2.78%) Transformation Manager
12 5 (2.31%) Category Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.93%) EDI
1 2 (0.93%) Web Services
1 2 (0.93%) XMPP
2 1 (0.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.09%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.63%) PMI
4 8 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.24%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.78%) Minimum Viable Product
7 5 (2.31%) FMCG
7 5 (2.31%) Social Media
8 4 (1.85%) CMDB
8 4 (1.85%) Psychology
9 3 (1.39%) NHS
9 3 (1.39%) User Experience
10 2 (0.93%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.93%) PKI
10 2 (0.93%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.46%) AS400
11 1 (0.46%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.46%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.17%) Windows
2 4 (1.85%) Unix
2 4 (1.85%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.39%) Linux
4 2 (0.93%) AIX
4 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.46%) HPUX
5 1 (0.46%) Solaris
5 1 (0.46%) VMS
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 57 (26.39%) Project Management
3 40 (18.52%) ITIL
4 37 (17.13%) PRINCE2
5 36 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (15.74%) Risk Management
7 24 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 24 (11.11%) Line Management
8 22 (10.19%) Service Management
9 21 (9.72%) Business Analysis
10 17 (7.87%) Mentoring
11 16 (7.41%) Resource Management
11 16 (7.41%) Waterfall
12 15 (6.94%) Incident Management
12 15 (6.94%) Matrix Organization
12 15 (6.94%) Problem Management
12 15 (6.94%) Service Delivery
13 14 (6.48%) Project Governance
13 14 (6.48%) Scrum
14 12 (5.56%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.39%) SQL
1 3 (1.39%) T-SQL
2 2 (0.93%) Java
2 2 (0.93%) Python
2 2 (0.93%) R
3 1 (0.46%) ABAP
3 1 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (6.48%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (5.09%) ISEB
2 11 (5.09%) PMI Certification
2 11 (5.09%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.70%) Degree
4 7 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.85%) CCNP
6 4 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.85%) MAPM
7 3 (1.39%) CCNA
7 3 (1.39%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.93%) CBAP
8 2 (0.93%) CISA
8 2 (0.93%) CISSP
8 2 (0.93%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.46%) APMP
9 1 (0.46%) CGEIT
9 1 (0.46%) CRISC
9 1 (0.46%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.17%) QA
2 6 (2.78%) SLA
3 3 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.46%) COBIT
5 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.93%) Postfix
2 2 (0.93%) Sendmail
2 2 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.46%) Netcool
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.17%) Oracle
2 9 (4.17%) SAP
3 4 (1.85%) Adobe
4 3 (1.39%) Cisco
4 3 (1.39%) Lotus
4 3 (1.39%) Remedy
4 3 (1.39%) VMware
5 2 (0.93%) Avaya
5 2 (0.93%) BT
5 2 (0.93%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.93%) Citrix
5 2 (0.93%) Google
5 2 (0.93%) Informatica
5 2 (0.93%) Juniper
5 2 (0.93%) ServiceNow
5 2 (0.93%) Teradata
6 1 (0.46%) NICE Systems
6 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.46%) SolarWinds
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