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 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 38 69 50
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -19
Contract jobs citing Change Management 117 63 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.06% 2.46% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.97% 3.23% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 36 37
Median daily rate £381 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £250 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Median hourly rate £56.00 £22.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.68% -36.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-18.08% -4.28%
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
2355 1950 1741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.77% 76.29% 75.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1351 1205 919
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 90 111
Median hourly rate £19.61 £28.69 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.64% -18.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham +21 36 £375 +7.14% 4
Shropshire -22 20 £110 -64.80% 3
Warwickshire -3 16 £350 -36.36% 3
Coventry +6 15 £450 +5.88% 4
Staffordshire +11 7 £300 -7.69%
West Bromwich - 7 £388 -
Solihull -14 3 £275 -38.37%
Dudley +6 2 £90 -
Wolverhampton -1 2 - - 2
Kingswinford - 1 £550 -
Herefordshire - 1 £313 - 1
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 58 (27.75%) Finance
2 45 (21.53%) Project Management
3 41 (19.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 32 (15.31%) ITIL
6 23 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (11.00%) Service Management
6 23 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (10.05%) MS Office
7 21 (10.05%) MS Excel
8 20 (9.57%) PRINCE2
8 20 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (9.09%) Security Cleared
10 18 (8.61%) Data Quality
10 18 (8.61%) Problem Management
10 18 (8.61%) Business Analysis
10 18 (8.61%) Service Delivery
10 18 (8.61%) Migration
11 16 (7.66%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (7.66%) Resource Management
12 15 (7.18%) Microsoft
12 15 (7.18%) Six Sigma
12 15 (7.18%) ITSM
12 15 (7.18%) Firewall
12 15 (7.18%) Data Analysis
13 14 (6.70%) Open Workbench
13 14 (6.70%) Test Scripting
13 14 (6.70%) Use Case
13 14 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement

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 11 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.96%) Confluence
2 2 (0.96%) SAS
2 2 (0.96%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.48%) Apache
3 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.48%) CMS
3 1 (0.48%) Documentum
3 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (10.05%) MS Excel
1 21 (10.05%) MS Office
2 14 (6.70%) Open Workbench
3 12 (5.74%) MS Project
4 6 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.96%) SPSS
6 1 (0.48%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) SAP CO
1 2 (0.96%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.48%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.48%) SAP MII
2 1 (0.48%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.48%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) Google Apps
1 2 (0.96%) Office 365
1 2 (0.96%) SaaS
1 2 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) Heroku
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.18%) Firewall
2 10 (4.78%) LAN
3 9 (4.31%) WAN
4 6 (2.87%) OSPF
5 5 (2.39%) BGP
5 5 (2.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (2.39%) DNS
6 4 (1.91%) Internet
6 4 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.91%) Junos
6 4 (1.91%) VPN
6 4 (1.91%) Wireless
7 3 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.44%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.44%) EIGRP
7 3 (1.44%) H.323
7 3 (1.44%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (1.44%) VLAN
7 3 (1.44%) VoIP
8 2 (0.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.31%) Relational Database
2 8 (3.83%) MS Access
3 5 (2.39%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (0.96%) QlikView
5 2 (0.96%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.96%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.48%) GIS
6 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.48%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.91%) JIRA
2 2 (0.96%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.96%) PVCS
3 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
General
1 58 (27.75%) Finance
2 5 (2.39%) Legal
3 4 (1.91%) Automotive
3 4 (1.91%) Billing
3 4 (1.91%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.91%) Military
4 3 (1.44%) Banking
4 3 (1.44%) Electronics
4 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.96%) Law
5 2 (0.96%) Local Government
5 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.96%) Retail
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Back Office
6 1 (0.48%) Front Office
6 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (27.75%) Analyst
2 47 (22.49%) Project Manager
3 35 (16.75%) Business Analyst
4 16 (7.66%) Change Manager
5 11 (5.26%) Business Change Manager
6 10 (4.78%) Consultant
6 10 (4.78%) Service Manager
7 9 (4.31%) Business Manager
7 9 (4.31%) IT Manager
8 8 (3.83%) Business Change Project Manager
9 7 (3.35%) Business Change Analyst
10 6 (2.87%) Agile Project Manager
10 6 (2.87%) Business Change Business Analyst
10 6 (2.87%) Head of Analytics
11 5 (2.39%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (2.39%) Senior Manager
12 4 (1.91%) Change Analyst
12 4 (1.91%) Developer
12 4 (1.91%) Network Engineer
12 4 (1.91%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.96%) J2EE
1 2 (0.96%) Java EE
1 2 (0.96%) XML
2 1 (0.48%) EDI
2 1 (0.48%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.22%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.74%) NHS
4 11 (5.26%) Statistics
5 9 (4.31%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.83%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.87%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.39%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.91%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.96%) BYOD
10 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.96%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.96%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.48%) Economics
11 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.48%) PMI
11 1 (0.48%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.74%) Windows
2 7 (3.35%) Unix
3 5 (2.39%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.39%) Linux
3 5 (2.39%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.91%) AIX
4 4 (1.91%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.91%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.44%) Android
6 2 (0.96%) BlackBerry OS
6 2 (0.96%) Solaris
6 2 (0.96%) SUSE
7 1 (0.48%) CentOS
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.53%) Project Management
2 41 (19.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 32 (15.31%) ITIL
5 23 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (11.00%) Service Management
6 20 (9.57%) PRINCE2
6 20 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (8.61%) Business Analysis
7 18 (8.61%) Migration
7 18 (8.61%) Problem Management
7 18 (8.61%) Service Delivery
8 16 (7.66%) Resource Management
9 15 (7.18%) Data Analysis
9 15 (7.18%) ITSM
9 15 (7.18%) Six Sigma
10 14 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (6.70%) Test Scripting
10 14 (6.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.35%) SQL
2 5 (2.39%) Java
2 5 (2.39%) Perl
3 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.96%) Korn
4 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.66%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (5.74%) Degree
4 10 (4.78%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.44%) CCNA
8 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.96%) CCDP
9 2 (0.96%) MCP
9 2 (0.96%) MCSE
10 1 (0.48%) CCAB
10 1 (0.48%) CCNP
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.61%) Data Quality
2 12 (5.74%) SLA
3 9 (4.31%) QA
4 6 (2.87%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (2.39%) RMADS
6 3 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) AirWatch
1 3 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (1.44%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (1.44%) Control-M
2 1 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (7.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.26%) SAP
3 10 (4.78%) Oracle
3 10 (4.78%) ServiceNow
4 9 (4.31%) Cisco
5 7 (3.35%) HP
6 6 (2.87%) Fujitsu
7 4 (1.91%) MobileIron
8 3 (1.44%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.44%) Google
8 3 (1.44%) Nokia
9 2 (0.96%) BEA
9 2 (0.96%) BT
9 2 (0.96%) Citrix
9 2 (0.96%) Dell
9 2 (0.96%) Informatica
9 2 (0.96%) Juniper
9 2 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.96%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.96%) webMethods
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