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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 30 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs citing Change Management 130 91 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.42% 3.45% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.84% 4.20% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 58 36
Median daily rate £425 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £30.75 £20.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.75% -61.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+19.68% -18.03%

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
1901 2167 1594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.31% 82.08% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1226 922
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 51 102
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Warwickshire +16 42 £419 +4.68% 5
Birmingham +5 41 £425 +9.67% 7
Coventry -2 16 £421 +0.47% 4
Shropshire +26 9 £550 - 5
Staffordshire +5 6 £478 +73.63%
Worcestershire - 2 £425 - 1
Sutton Coldfield +7 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton +1 1 £350 +122.22% 1
Herefordshire -8 1 - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 60 (27.27%) Project Management
2 54 (24.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (23.64%) Finance
4 40 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 40 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (16.82%) ITIL
6 31 (14.09%) Microsoft
7 30 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (12.73%) Linux
8 28 (12.73%) Migration
9 25 (11.36%) Service Management
10 24 (10.91%) Risk Management
10 24 (10.91%) Mentoring
11 23 (10.45%) Coaching
11 23 (10.45%) Incident Management
11 23 (10.45%) Oracle
12 22 (10.00%) MS Excel
13 21 (9.55%) Windows
13 21 (9.55%) Degree
13 21 (9.55%) Problem Management
13 21 (9.55%) Data Centre
13 21 (9.55%) Customer Requirements
14 20 (9.09%) Line Management
14 20 (9.09%) SQL
15 18 (8.18%) SLA
15 18 (8.18%) Management Information System
15 18 (8.18%) Scrum
15 18 (8.18%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (7.73%) MS PowerPoint
17 16 (7.27%) User Experience

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 9 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.36%) IBM Notes
2 3 (1.36%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.36%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.91%) SAS
4 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.45%) IIS
4 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 22 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (7.27%) MS Visio
4 13 (5.91%) MS Project
5 12 (5.45%) MS Office
6 10 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (1.82%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.09%) Maximo
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Exstream
3 1 (0.45%) Primavera
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.27%) Office 365
3 3 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.36%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (0.91%) G Suite
4 2 (0.91%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.00%) Network Security
1 11 (5.00%) SAN
2 5 (2.27%) Firewall
3 4 (1.82%) WAN
4 3 (1.36%) DNS
4 3 (1.36%) LAN
4 3 (1.36%) Skype
4 3 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.36%) Wireless
4 3 (1.36%) WLAN
5 2 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.91%) DSL
5 2 (0.91%) Internet
5 2 (0.91%) S/MIME
5 2 (0.91%) SSL
5 2 (0.91%) VoIP
5 2 (0.91%) VPN
6 1 (0.45%) BGP
6 1 (0.45%) Intranet
6 1 (0.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.09%) Oracle Database
1 9 (4.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.27%) EDRMS
3 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.36%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.36%) MS Access
4 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (0.91%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.45%) GIS
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (4.55%) Axure RP
1 10 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.91%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) Ant
4 1 (0.45%) Mocha
4 1 (0.45%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.45%) Travis CI
General
1 52 (23.64%) Finance
2 12 (5.45%) Manufacturing
2 12 (5.45%) Marketing
3 11 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.18%) Retail
5 5 (2.27%) Automotive
5 5 (2.27%) Electronics
6 4 (1.82%) Banking
7 3 (1.36%) Law
7 3 (1.36%) Legal
8 2 (0.91%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (21.36%) Analyst
1 47 (21.36%) Project Manager
2 21 (9.55%) Business Analyst
3 14 (6.36%) Architect
4 12 (5.45%) Change Manager
5 11 (5.00%) Developer
6 9 (4.09%) IT Manager
7 8 (3.64%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (3.64%) Technical Architect
8 7 (3.18%) Consultant
8 7 (3.18%) PMO Manager
9 6 (2.73%) Report Analyst
9 6 (2.73%) Senior Manager
9 6 (2.73%) SQL Reporting Analyst
9 6 (2.73%) Transformation Manager
9 6 (2.73%) User Researcher
10 5 (2.27%) Administrator
10 5 (2.27%) Head of Application Development
10 5 (2.27%) Head of Applications
10 5 (2.27%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.73%) .NET
2 3 (1.36%) JSON
2 3 (1.36%) XML
3 2 (0.91%) XMPP
4 1 (0.45%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.45%) Middleware
4 1 (0.45%) Node.js
4 1 (0.45%) React
4 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.55%) Data Centre
3 18 (8.18%) Management Information System
4 16 (7.27%) User Experience
5 11 (5.00%) Social Media
6 7 (3.18%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.73%) PMI
8 5 (2.27%) CLARiiON
8 5 (2.27%) FMCG
8 5 (2.27%) Symmetrix DMX
8 5 (2.27%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.36%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.36%) HP Storage
9 3 (1.36%) NHS
10 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.91%) CMDB
10 2 (0.91%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.91%) PKI
10 2 (0.91%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.73%) Linux
2 21 (9.55%) Windows
3 9 (4.09%) Unix
4 7 (3.18%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.36%) Solaris
7 3 (1.36%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.91%) AIX
8 2 (0.91%) HPUX
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (27.27%) Project Management
2 54 (24.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 37 (16.82%) ITIL
5 28 (12.73%) Migration
6 25 (11.36%) Service Management
7 24 (10.91%) Mentoring
7 24 (10.91%) Risk Management
8 23 (10.45%) Coaching
8 23 (10.45%) Incident Management
9 21 (9.55%) Customer Requirements
9 21 (9.55%) Problem Management
10 20 (9.09%) Line Management
11 18 (8.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (8.18%) Scrum
12 14 (6.36%) BPR
12 14 (6.36%) Kanban
12 14 (6.36%) Supplier Management
13 13 (5.91%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.09%) SQL
2 8 (3.64%) Java
3 7 (3.18%) Python
4 6 (2.73%) C
5 5 (2.27%) Ruby
5 5 (2.27%) Scala
6 4 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.91%) R
8 1 (0.45%) ES6
8 1 (0.45%) Perl
8 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (9.55%) Degree
2 13 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 9 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (3.64%) ISEB
6 6 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.73%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.27%) MAPM
7 5 (2.27%) PMP
8 4 (1.82%) CCNA
8 4 (1.82%) CCNP
9 3 (1.36%) MCSE
9 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.91%) CBAP
10 2 (0.91%) SAS Certification
10 2 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.45%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.18%) SLA
2 6 (2.73%) QA
3 4 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.36%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.73%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (2.73%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.27%) SRDF
5 2 (0.91%) Postfix
5 2 (0.91%) Sendmail
5 2 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.45%) Firmware
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.45%) NFS
6 1 (0.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 9 (4.09%) Netcool
2 8 (3.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (0.45%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.45%) SCOM
3 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.45%) Oracle
3 15 (6.82%) VMware
4 14 (6.36%) IBM
5 13 (5.91%) HP
6 12 (5.45%) Cisco
7 11 (5.00%) Dell
8 10 (4.55%) Adobe
8 10 (4.55%) EMC
9 7 (3.18%) SAP
10 6 (2.73%) 3PAR
10 6 (2.73%) NetApp
11 5 (2.27%) Brocade
12 4 (1.82%) Citrix
12 4 (1.82%) Veritas
13 3 (1.36%) Avaya
13 3 (1.36%) Lotus
13 3 (1.36%) Remedy
14 2 (0.91%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.91%) Intel Security
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