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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 42 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 115 70 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.98% 2.61% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 3.46% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 40 31
Average daily rate £393 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.93% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £510 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Average hourly rate - £25.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +75.00%
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
2342 2023 1745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.98% 75.40% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 1211 935
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 101 97
Average hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham +22 41 £373 +6.42% 5
Warwickshire +1 18 £398 +16.91% 3
Shropshire -23 16 £110 -75.00% 3
Coventry -6 13 £425 - 5
West Bromwich - 5 £388 -
Solihull -8 4 £275 -25.17% 1
Staffordshire +8 3 £275 -15.38% 7
Herefordshire +7 2 £313 -19.35%
Dudley +5 2 £90 -
Wolverhampton -4 1 - - 2
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 58 (28.02%) Finance
2 46 (22.22%) Project Management
3 40 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (18.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (17.39%) ITIL
6 31 (14.98%) Risk Management
7 26 (12.56%) Service Management
8 25 (12.08%) Security Cleared
9 24 (11.59%) PRINCE2
10 22 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (9.66%) Business Analysis
11 20 (9.66%) Migration
11 20 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (9.18%) MS Excel
12 19 (9.18%) MS Office
13 18 (8.70%) ITSM
13 18 (8.70%) Data Quality
14 17 (8.21%) Problem Management
15 16 (7.73%) Test Scripting
15 16 (7.73%) Service Delivery
15 16 (7.73%) Data Analysis
15 16 (7.73%) Microsoft
15 16 (7.73%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (7.73%) Six Sigma
16 15 (7.25%) Use Case
17 14 (6.76%) SharePoint
17 14 (6.76%) Windows
17 14 (6.76%) Management Information System
18 13 (6.28%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.93%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.97%) SAS
3 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.48%) CMS
4 1 (0.48%) Confluence
4 1 (0.48%) Documentum
4 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (9.18%) MS Excel
1 19 (9.18%) MS Office
2 12 (5.80%) MS Project
3 10 (4.83%) Open Workbench
4 7 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.97%) SPSS
6 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) SAP CO
1 2 (0.97%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.48%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) Google Apps
1 2 (0.97%) Office 365
1 2 (0.97%) SaaS
1 2 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) Heroku
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.83%) Firewall
1 10 (4.83%) LAN
1 10 (4.83%) WAN
2 5 (2.42%) Internet
2 5 (2.42%) OSPF
3 4 (1.93%) BGP
3 4 (1.93%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (1.93%) DNS
3 4 (1.93%) Wireless
4 3 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.45%) EIGRP
4 3 (1.45%) Junos
4 3 (1.45%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (1.45%) SSH
4 3 (1.45%) SSL
4 3 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.45%) VLAN
4 3 (1.45%) VoIP
4 3 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.83%) Relational Database
2 9 (4.35%) MS Access
2 9 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (0.97%) QlikView
5 2 (0.97%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.97%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.48%) GIS
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.45%) JIRA
2 2 (0.97%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.97%) PVCS
3 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
General
1 58 (28.02%) Finance
2 6 (2.90%) Legal
3 5 (2.42%) Banking
4 4 (1.93%) Billing
4 4 (1.93%) Military
5 3 (1.45%) Local Government
6 2 (0.97%) Automotive
6 2 (0.97%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Front Office
7 1 (0.48%) Games
7 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.48%) Retail
7 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (28.99%) Analyst
2 46 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 38 (18.36%) Business Analyst
4 16 (7.73%) Change Manager
5 11 (5.31%) IT Manager
6 9 (4.35%) Service Manager
7 8 (3.86%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (3.38%) Business Change Analyst
8 7 (3.38%) Business Change Manager
8 7 (3.38%) Consultant
9 6 (2.90%) Business Change Business Analyst
9 6 (2.90%) Business Manager
9 6 (2.90%) Head of Analytics
10 5 (2.42%) Agile Project Manager
10 5 (2.42%) Transformation Manager
11 4 (1.93%) Business Change Project Manager
11 4 (1.93%) Implementation Manager
11 4 (1.93%) ITIL Manager
11 4 (1.93%) ITSM Analyst
11 4 (1.93%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.97%) J2EE
1 2 (0.97%) Java EE
1 2 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.28%) NHS
4 10 (4.83%) Statistics
5 9 (4.35%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.38%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.42%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.93%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.45%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.45%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.45%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.48%) BYOD
11 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.48%) Economics
11 1 (0.48%) Informatics
11 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.48%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.76%) Windows
2 11 (5.31%) Unix
3 8 (3.86%) Linux
4 5 (2.42%) AIX
5 4 (1.93%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.93%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.45%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.45%) Solaris
6 3 (1.45%) SUSE
6 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.45%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.97%) Android
7 2 (0.97%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.22%) Project Management
2 38 (18.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (17.39%) ITIL
4 31 (14.98%) Risk Management
5 26 (12.56%) Service Management
6 24 (11.59%) PRINCE2
7 22 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (9.66%) Business Analysis
8 20 (9.66%) Migration
8 20 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (8.70%) ITSM
10 17 (8.21%) Problem Management
11 16 (7.73%) Data Analysis
11 16 (7.73%) Service Delivery
11 16 (7.73%) Six Sigma
11 16 (7.73%) Test Scripting
12 15 (7.25%) Use Case
13 12 (5.80%) Analytics
13 12 (5.80%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.31%) SQL
2 6 (2.90%) Java
2 6 (2.90%) Perl
3 3 (1.45%) Korn
3 3 (1.45%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.45%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.45%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.45%) VBScript
4 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (12.08%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.73%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (6.28%) Degree
3 13 (6.28%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.45%) MCSE
5 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.97%) CCNA
6 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.97%) MCP
6 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.48%) CCAB
7 1 (0.48%) CCDP
7 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 13 (6.28%) SLA
3 12 (5.80%) QA
4 6 (2.90%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (2.42%) RMADS
6 2 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.45%) NFS
1 3 (1.45%) Samba
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.93%) Control-M
2 3 (1.45%) AirWatch
2 3 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.97%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (7.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.80%) Oracle
3 10 (4.83%) ServiceNow
4 8 (3.86%) SAP
5 7 (3.38%) HP
6 6 (2.90%) Cisco
7 5 (2.42%) Fujitsu
8 3 (1.45%) BMC
8 3 (1.45%) Google
8 3 (1.45%) MobileIron
9 2 (0.97%) BEA
9 2 (0.97%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.97%) IBM
9 2 (0.97%) Informatica
9 2 (0.97%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.97%) Juniper
9 2 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.97%) Nokia
9 2 (0.97%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.97%) webMethods
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