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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 50 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing Change Management 72 65 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.81% 2.97% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 4.21% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 25
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£350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £295 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £476 £539
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 11
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -42.85%
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
1832 1544 1307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 71.56% 70.47% 70.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1057 794 625
Average daily rate £388 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 80 118
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £10.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £155.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Warwickshire +3 16 £350 +17.64% 1
Birmingham -12 12 £400 +14.28% 8
Coventry -4 8 £425 +6.91% 5
Wolverhampton - 8 £263 - 1
Shropshire -12 5 £530 +24.70% 5
Staffordshire - 5 £325 - 3
Solihull +3 4 £368 +8.88%
Worcestershire +2 4 £250 -23.07%
Walsall - 1 £300 -
Dudley - 1 - -
Willenhall - - - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 41 (28.87%) Project Management
2 31 (21.83%) ITIL
2 31 (21.83%) Microsoft
3 30 (21.13%) Finance
4 28 (19.72%) Windows
5 27 (19.01%) PRINCE2
6 22 (15.49%) Risk Management
7 20 (14.08%) MS Excel
8 18 (12.68%) SAP
9 15 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (10.56%) Business Analysis
10 14 (9.86%) Management Information System
10 14 (9.86%) MS Office
10 14 (9.86%) SharePoint
10 14 (9.86%) Service Management
11 13 (9.15%) Degree
11 13 (9.15%) Problem Management
12 12 (8.45%) MS Project
13 11 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (7.75%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (7.75%) Resource Management
14 10 (7.04%) Change Control
14 10 (7.04%) Automotive
14 10 (7.04%) Programme Management
14 10 (7.04%) ERP
15 9 (6.34%) Active Directory
15 9 (6.34%) Oracle
15 9 (6.34%) SQL
15 9 (6.34%) Migration
15 9 (6.34%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 14 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.70%) Documentum
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.86%) MS Office
3 12 (8.45%) MS Project
4 8 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (4.93%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.41%) Simulink
6 2 (1.41%) Stateflow
6 2 (1.41%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) CA PPM
2 2 (1.41%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.41%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.41%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.70%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.70%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.23%) LAN
2 5 (3.52%) Network Security
3 4 (2.82%) ASN.1
3 4 (2.82%) X.509
4 2 (1.41%) Firewall
4 2 (1.41%) Internet
4 2 (1.41%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.41%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (1.41%) SAN
4 2 (1.41%) DHCP
4 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.41%) VPN
4 2 (1.41%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.70%) SSL
5 1 (0.70%) Intranet
5 1 (0.70%) WAN
5 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.70%) ATM
5 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.41%) EDMS
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.70%) MS Access
6 1 (0.70%) OLAP
6 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.70%) QlikView
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.70%) HBase
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.11%) JIRA
2 2 (1.41%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.41%) ClearQuest
2 2 (1.41%) Subversion
2 2 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (21.13%) Finance
2 10 (7.04%) Automotive
3 7 (4.93%) Banking
4 2 (1.41%) Retail
4 2 (1.41%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.41%) Marketing
4 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.70%) Electronics
5 1 (0.70%) Publishing
5 1 (0.70%) Games
5 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.70%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Billing
5 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (19.72%) Analyst
2 26 (18.31%) Project Manager
3 10 (7.04%) Business Analyst
3 10 (7.04%) Consultant
4 8 (5.63%) SAP Consultant
5 7 (4.93%) Change Manager
6 6 (4.23%) Desktop Support
6 6 (4.23%) Software Engineer
7 5 (3.52%) Project Planner
7 5 (3.52%) Server Engineer
8 4 (2.82%) Support Analyst
8 4 (2.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (2.82%) Developer
8 4 (2.82%) Architect
8 4 (2.82%) SAP Support
8 4 (2.82%) PMO Manager
8 4 (2.82%) Vendor Manager
9 3 (2.11%) Assistant Project Manager
9 3 (2.11%) Coordinator
9 3 (2.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.82%) GTK+
2 3 (2.11%) Middleware
3 2 (1.41%) .NET
4 1 (0.70%) J2EE
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.70%) EDI
4 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.70%) JSON
4 1 (0.70%) WPF
4 1 (0.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.86%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.93%) PMI
4 4 (2.82%) NHS
4 4 (2.82%) Cryptography
4 4 (2.82%) PKI
5 3 (2.11%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.11%) User Experience
6 2 (1.41%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.70%) Statistics
7 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.70%) iPhone
7 1 (0.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.72%) Windows
2 7 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.52%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.52%) Linux
4 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.82%) UNIX
5 4 (2.82%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.70%) AIX
6 1 (0.70%) HPUX
6 1 (0.70%) Solaris
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.87%) Project Management
2 31 (21.83%) ITIL
3 27 (19.01%) PRINCE2
4 22 (15.49%) Risk Management
5 15 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (10.56%) Business Analysis
6 14 (9.86%) Service Management
7 13 (9.15%) Problem Management
8 11 (7.75%) Resource Management
8 11 (7.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (7.04%) Programme Management
9 10 (7.04%) ERP
9 10 (7.04%) Change Control
10 9 (6.34%) Migration
11 8 (5.63%) Workflow
11 8 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.93%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.93%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.93%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.34%) SQL
2 5 (3.52%) C#
3 4 (2.82%) C++
4 3 (2.11%) Java
4 3 (2.11%) ABAP
4 3 (2.11%) C
4 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.41%) Embedded C
5 2 (1.41%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.70%) Python
6 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.70%) Perl
6 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.15%) Degree
2 9 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.93%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.52%) PMP
5 4 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (2.82%) APMP
6 3 (2.11%) PgMP
7 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.41%) HND
8 1 (0.70%) MCSE
8 1 (0.70%) ISEB
8 1 (0.70%) CISSP
8 1 (0.70%) CISA
8 1 (0.70%) CISM
8 1 (0.70%) MCITP
8 1 (0.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) SLA
1 3 (2.11%) P3O
2 2 (1.41%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (6.34%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.41%) XenApp
4 2 (1.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.41%) vSphere
5 1 (0.70%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (5.63%) SCOM
2 2 (1.41%) SCCM
2 2 (1.41%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.70%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.70%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 31 (21.83%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.68%) SAP
3 9 (6.34%) Oracle
4 8 (5.63%) VMware
5 6 (4.23%) Remedy
6 4 (2.82%) Primavera
6 4 (2.82%) Google
6 4 (2.82%) Cisco
7 3 (2.11%) Citrix
7 3 (2.11%) HP
7 3 (2.11%) CA
8 2 (1.41%) Dell
8 2 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.41%) Avaya
8 2 (1.41%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.41%) Perforce
8 2 (1.41%) MathWorks
8 2 (1.41%) AppSense
9 1 (0.70%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.70%) Civica
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