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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 46 49 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Change Management 71 63 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.05% 2.95% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 4.26% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 42 31
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£300 £335 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -1.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +76.66%
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
1580 1478 1371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.93% 69.10% 67.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 813 662
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 73 119
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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
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 18 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +10 26 £295 -15.71% 8
Warwickshire -1 17 £375 +11.94%
Coventry -9 4 - - 4
Worcestershire -9 3 £475 +24.18%
Wolverhampton - 3 £425 - 1
Staffordshire 0 2 £313 +36.08% 1
Dudley - - - -
Solihull - - - - 1
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Willenhall - - - - 1
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 52 (32.10%) Project Management
2 49 (30.25%) Finance
3 33 (20.37%) MS Excel
4 32 (19.75%) Risk Management
5 29 (17.90%) ITIL
6 28 (17.28%) Microsoft
7 26 (16.05%) Windows
8 25 (15.43%) PRINCE2
9 22 (13.58%) SAP
10 18 (11.11%) Service Management
11 17 (10.49%) MS Project
11 17 (10.49%) SCOM
12 15 (9.26%) SharePoint
12 15 (9.26%) Workflow
12 15 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (8.64%) Change Control
13 14 (8.64%) Resource Management
13 14 (8.64%) Business Analysis
13 14 (8.64%) Programme Management
14 12 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
14 12 (7.41%) Degree
15 11 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (6.79%) Service Delivery
16 10 (6.17%) Management Information System
16 10 (6.17%) Automotive
16 10 (6.17%) MS Office
16 10 (6.17%) Oracle
16 10 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (6.17%) Logistics
17 9 (5.56%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 15 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.85%) Documentum
3 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.62%) SAS
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 33 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.49%) MS Project
3 12 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (6.17%) MS Office
5 7 (4.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) ENOVIA
1 3 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (1.85%) CA Clarity
1 3 (1.85%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.23%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.23%) Agresso
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (1.23%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.62%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.70%) Internet
2 5 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.85%) Firewall
3 3 (1.85%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.23%) SAN
4 2 (1.23%) DHCP
4 2 (1.23%) X.509
4 2 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.23%) ASN.1
4 2 (1.23%) Network Security
5 1 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.62%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (0.62%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.62%) MPLS
5 1 (0.62%) OSPF
5 1 (0.62%) BGP
5 1 (0.62%) VPN
5 1 (0.62%) DNS
5 1 (0.62%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.23%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.62%) QlikView
3 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.62%) MS Access
3 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.62%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (30.25%) Finance
2 10 (6.17%) Automotive
3 8 (4.94%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.94%) Banking
4 5 (3.09%) Retail
5 3 (1.85%) Local Government
5 3 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.23%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (22.22%) Analyst
2 30 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 11 (6.79%) Server Engineer
4 10 (6.17%) Business Analyst
5 9 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
5 9 (5.56%) Administrator
6 7 (4.32%) Consultant
7 6 (3.70%) Vendor Manager
7 6 (3.70%) Architect
7 6 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) Change Manager
8 5 (3.09%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (2.47%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (2.47%) Programme Manager
9 4 (2.47%) Process Analyst
9 4 (2.47%) Support Engineer
9 4 (2.47%) Service Analyst
10 3 (1.85%) Performance Analyst
10 3 (1.85%) Business Architect
10 3 (1.85%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) GTK+
1 2 (1.23%) Middleware
2 1 (0.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.09%) PMI
4 3 (1.85%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.23%) User Experience
5 2 (1.23%) Economics
5 2 (1.23%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.23%) PKI
6 1 (0.62%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.62%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.62%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.62%) iPad
6 1 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.05%) Windows
2 9 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.47%) Linux
5 4 (2.47%) UNIX
6 3 (1.85%) Solaris
7 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.23%) HPUX
8 1 (0.62%) AIX
8 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.10%) Project Management
2 32 (19.75%) Risk Management
3 29 (17.90%) ITIL
4 25 (15.43%) PRINCE2
5 18 (11.11%) Service Management
6 15 (9.26%) Workflow
7 14 (8.64%) Change Control
7 14 (8.64%) Resource Management
7 14 (8.64%) Business Analysis
7 14 (8.64%) Programme Management
8 11 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (6.79%) Service Delivery
9 10 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (6.17%) Logistics
10 9 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.56%) Project Planning
10 9 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (4.32%) Validation
11 7 (4.32%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.94%) SQL
2 3 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.23%) VBA
3 2 (1.23%) C#
3 2 (1.23%) C++
4 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (7.41%) Degree
2 9 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.09%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.09%) PgMP
3 5 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.47%) APMP
4 4 (2.47%) PMP
4 4 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.85%) ISEB
6 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.23%) HND
7 1 (0.62%) CAPM
7 1 (0.62%) CCNP
7 1 (0.62%) CCNA
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) QA
2 4 (2.47%) P3O
3 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (10.49%) SCOM
2 1 (0.62%) SCCM
2 1 (0.62%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.62%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.62%) Ionix
Vendors
1 28 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.58%) SAP
3 10 (6.17%) Oracle
4 5 (3.09%) VMware
4 5 (3.09%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.47%) Cisco
5 4 (2.47%) Remedy
6 3 (1.85%) Cadence
6 3 (1.85%) Primavera
6 3 (1.85%) CA
7 2 (1.23%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.23%) HP
7 2 (1.23%) Siebel
7 2 (1.23%) Lotus
8 1 (0.62%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.62%) BT
8 1 (0.62%) webMethods
8 1 (0.62%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.62%) EMC
8 1 (0.62%) BMC
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