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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 48 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing Change Management 81 74 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.19% 3.59% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 5.25% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 46 49
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£325 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £254 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.80 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £23.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +35.71%
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
1720 1409 1509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.64% 68.33% 68.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 784 780
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 58 114
Average hourly rate £28.69 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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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
Warwickshire +3 23 £419 +15.51% 4
Birmingham -11 18 £285 -43.00% 11
Coventry -3 12 £400 +33.33% 3
Staffordshire -8 5 £376 +44.42% 2
Wolverhampton - 2 £435 - 2
Worcestershire -8 1 £325 -15.03%
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 57 (32.95%) Finance
2 49 (28.32%) Project Management
3 30 (17.34%) SAP
4 26 (15.03%) Windows
4 26 (15.03%) MS Excel
4 26 (15.03%) Microsoft
5 25 (14.45%) Risk Management
6 23 (13.29%) ITIL
7 17 (9.83%) PRINCE2
7 17 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (9.25%) Change Control
9 15 (8.67%) Degree
10 14 (8.09%) Incident Management
10 14 (8.09%) Programme Management
10 14 (8.09%) Service Management
10 14 (8.09%) Validation
10 14 (8.09%) MS Project
10 14 (8.09%) Management Information System
11 13 (7.51%) Manufacturing
11 13 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (7.51%) Workflow
11 13 (7.51%) Banking
11 13 (7.51%) Resource Management
11 13 (7.51%) Project Planning
11 13 (7.51%) SCOM
12 12 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
12 12 (6.94%) Business Analysis
12 12 (6.94%) SharePoint
13 11 (6.36%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.31%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.31%) Apache
2 4 (2.31%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.73%) IBM Notes
3 3 (1.73%) Documentum
3 3 (1.73%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.58%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.58%) SAS
5 1 (0.58%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.58%) CMS
5 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (15.03%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.09%) MS Project
3 12 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (5.78%) MS Office
5 6 (3.47%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.58%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) ENOVIA
2 4 (2.31%) Agresso
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (1.16%) CA Clarity
3 2 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.58%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.31%) LDAP
1 4 (2.31%) WAN
1 4 (2.31%) Internet
1 4 (2.31%) SSL
1 4 (2.31%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.73%) Firewall
2 3 (1.73%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.73%) Broadband
3 2 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.16%) SAN
4 1 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.58%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.58%) BT 21CN
4 1 (0.58%) MPLS
4 1 (0.58%) OSPF
4 1 (0.58%) BGP
4 1 (0.58%) LAN
4 1 (0.58%) SMS
4 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.73%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.58%) MS Access
3 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.58%) QlikView
3 1 (0.58%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 57 (32.95%) Finance
2 13 (7.51%) Banking
2 13 (7.51%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.78%) Automotive
4 8 (4.62%) Retail
5 6 (3.47%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.31%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.73%) Local Government
9 2 (1.16%) Back Office
9 2 (1.16%) Marketing
10 1 (0.58%) Advertising
10 1 (0.58%) Publishing
10 1 (0.58%) Legal
10 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (19.65%) Analyst
2 31 (17.92%) Project Manager
3 16 (9.25%) Change Manager
4 11 (6.36%) Business Analyst
4 11 (6.36%) Administrator
5 9 (5.20%) PMO Analyst
6 8 (4.62%) SAP Manager
6 8 (4.62%) Server Engineer
7 7 (4.05%) Release Manager
8 6 (3.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (3.47%) Architect
8 6 (3.47%) Consultant
8 6 (3.47%) SAP Change Manager
8 6 (3.47%) Business Manager
8 6 (3.47%) Change and Release Manager
9 5 (2.89%) Service Manager
9 5 (2.89%) Design Engineer
9 5 (2.89%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (2.89%) Business Change Manager
10 4 (2.31%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.31%) HTML
1 4 (2.31%) Middleware
2 1 (0.58%) SAP XI
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (0.58%) SAP TM
2 1 (0.58%) J2EE
2 1 (0.58%) SAML
2 1 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.09%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.89%) PMI
4 4 (2.31%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.31%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.31%) Physics
4 4 (2.31%) Human Factors
5 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.16%) Economics
7 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.58%) iPhone
7 1 (0.58%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.03%) Windows
2 8 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.47%) Solaris
4 6 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.89%) Linux
6 4 (2.31%) SUSE
7 3 (1.73%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.73%) UNIX
8 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.58%) AIX
8 1 (0.58%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.32%) Project Management
2 25 (14.45%) Risk Management
3 23 (13.29%) ITIL
4 17 (9.83%) PRINCE2
5 16 (9.25%) Change Control
6 14 (8.09%) Service Management
6 14 (8.09%) Validation
6 14 (8.09%) Programme Management
6 14 (8.09%) Incident Management
7 13 (7.51%) Project Planning
7 13 (7.51%) Resource Management
7 13 (7.51%) Workflow
7 13 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (6.94%) Business Analysis
8 12 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (6.36%) Logistics
10 10 (5.78%) PLM
10 10 (5.78%) Performance Management
10 10 (5.78%) SAP Implementation
11 9 (5.20%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.47%) SQL
2 4 (2.31%) C
2 4 (2.31%) Java
2 4 (2.31%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.16%) VBA
4 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.58%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 15 (8.67%) Degree
2 9 (5.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.89%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.31%) PgMP
4 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.73%) APMP
5 3 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.73%) ISEB
5 3 (1.73%) PMP
6 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) CAPM
7 1 (0.58%) HND
7 1 (0.58%) CCNP
7 1 (0.58%) CCNA
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.58%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) QA
2 4 (2.31%) P3O
3 3 (1.73%) SLA
4 2 (1.16%) COBIT
5 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 13 (7.51%) SCOM
2 4 (2.31%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.58%) SCCM
3 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.58%) Ionix
Vendors
1 30 (17.34%) SAP
2 26 (15.03%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.36%) Oracle
4 6 (3.47%) CA
5 5 (2.89%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.31%) Cisco
6 4 (2.31%) VMware
6 4 (2.31%) Sun
7 3 (1.73%) Lotus
7 3 (1.73%) Cadence
8 2 (1.16%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.16%) Remedy
8 2 (1.16%) Primavera
8 2 (1.16%) Avaya
8 2 (1.16%) HP
8 2 (1.16%) EMC
8 2 (1.16%) Siebel
9 1 (0.58%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.58%) Citrix
9 1 (0.58%) Juniper
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