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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 45 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Change Management 91 84 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.54% 3.98% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 5.82% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 62
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£380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.80 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +26.66%
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
1778 1443 1591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.16% 68.36% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 765 818
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 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 59 91
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.48 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +7 24 £425 +17.24% 1
Birmingham -14 20 £243 -51.50% 12
Coventry -9 15 £325 - 6
Staffordshire +1 6 £325 +20.37% 3
Wolverhampton - 2 £435 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £325 -
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 56 (32.37%) Finance
2 50 (28.90%) Project Management
3 33 (19.08%) SAP
4 27 (15.61%) Microsoft
5 24 (13.87%) MS Excel
5 24 (13.87%) Risk Management
6 22 (12.72%) ITIL
7 19 (10.98%) Change Control
8 17 (9.83%) PRINCE2
8 17 (9.83%) Validation
8 17 (9.83%) Degree
9 16 (9.25%) Resource Management
9 16 (9.25%) Programme Management
9 16 (9.25%) Windows
10 15 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (8.09%) MS Office
11 14 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (8.09%) Project Planning
12 13 (7.51%) Incident Management
12 13 (7.51%) Manufacturing
12 13 (7.51%) MS Project
12 13 (7.51%) Oracle
12 13 (7.51%) Service Management
12 13 (7.51%) Management Information System
13 12 (6.94%) Banking
13 12 (6.94%) Logistics
13 12 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (6.36%) Rational DOORS
14 11 (6.36%) SAP Implementation
14 11 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (6.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.31%) Documentum
2 4 (2.31%) SAS
2 4 (2.31%) Apache
2 4 (2.31%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.31%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.73%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.58%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.58%) CMS
5 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.58%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (13.87%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.09%) MS Office
3 13 (7.51%) MS Project
4 11 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.89%) Open Workbench
6 3 (1.73%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) ENOVIA
2 4 (2.31%) Agresso
3 3 (1.73%) CA Clarity
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.58%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.58%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.31%) SSL
1 4 (2.31%) WAN
1 4 (2.31%) LDAP
1 4 (2.31%) Internet
2 3 (1.73%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.73%) Broadband
3 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.16%) SAN
3 2 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.16%) Firewall
3 2 (1.16%) NAS
4 1 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.58%) BT 21CN
4 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.58%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.58%) BGP
4 1 (0.58%) MPLS
4 1 (0.58%) OSPF
4 1 (0.58%) LAN
4 1 (0.58%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.73%) SAP BW
1 3 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.16%) OLAP
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.58%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.58%) MS Access
3 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (6.36%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.58%) ERwin
2 1 (0.58%) Rational Rose
General
1 56 (32.37%) Finance
2 13 (7.51%) Manufacturing
3 12 (6.94%) Banking
4 10 (5.78%) Automotive
5 9 (5.20%) Retail
6 6 (3.47%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.31%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.73%) Marketing
8 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.73%) Back Office
9 2 (1.16%) Legal
9 2 (1.16%) Local Government
10 1 (0.58%) French Language
10 1 (0.58%) German Language
10 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Law
10 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (20.23%) Project Manager
2 32 (18.50%) Analyst
3 16 (9.25%) Change Manager
4 11 (6.36%) Administrator
4 11 (6.36%) Business Analyst
5 9 (5.20%) PMO Analyst
6 8 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (4.62%) Design Engineer
6 8 (4.62%) SAP Manager
7 7 (4.05%) Release Manager
7 7 (4.05%) Service Manager
7 7 (4.05%) Consultant
8 6 (3.47%) Server Engineer
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%) Business Change Manager
9 5 (2.89%) Architect
10 4 (2.31%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.31%) HTML
2 2 (1.16%) Middleware
3 1 (0.58%) SAP TM
3 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.58%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.58%) SAML
3 1 (0.58%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.51%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.05%) Mathematics
3 7 (4.05%) Physics
4 6 (3.47%) Human Factors
5 5 (2.89%) PMI
6 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.16%) Economics
8 1 (0.58%) User Experience
8 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.58%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.25%) Windows
2 7 (4.05%) Linux
3 6 (3.47%) Solaris
4 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.31%) AIX
5 4 (2.31%) SUSE
6 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.16%) UNIX
7 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.58%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.90%) Project Management
2 24 (13.87%) Risk Management
3 22 (12.72%) ITIL
4 19 (10.98%) Change Control
5 17 (9.83%) PRINCE2
5 17 (9.83%) Validation
6 16 (9.25%) Resource Management
6 16 (9.25%) Programme Management
7 14 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (8.09%) Project Planning
8 13 (7.51%) Incident Management
8 13 (7.51%) Service Management
9 12 (6.94%) Logistics
9 12 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (6.36%) SAP Implementation
10 11 (6.36%) Requirements Management
11 10 (5.78%) Service Delivery
11 10 (5.78%) Business Analysis
11 10 (5.78%) PLM
11 10 (5.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.31%) Java
1 4 (2.31%) SQL
1 4 (2.31%) Shell Script
2 3 (1.73%) C
3 2 (1.16%) VBA
4 1 (0.58%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (9.83%) Degree
2 9 (5.20%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.47%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.31%) PMP
4 4 (2.31%) ISEB
4 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.31%) PgMP
5 3 (1.73%) APMP
5 3 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
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
7 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) P3O
2 4 (2.31%) QA
3 3 (1.73%) SLA
4 2 (1.16%) COBIT
5 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (4.05%) SCOM
2 4 (2.31%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.58%) SCSM
3 1 (0.58%) Ionix
3 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 33 (19.08%) SAP
2 27 (15.61%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.51%) Oracle
4 8 (4.62%) CA
5 4 (2.31%) Sun
5 4 (2.31%) VMware
6 3 (1.73%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.73%) Cadence
6 3 (1.73%) Lotus
6 3 (1.73%) Primavera
6 3 (1.73%) JBoss
6 3 (1.73%) Cisco
7 2 (1.16%) HP
7 2 (1.16%) EMC
7 2 (1.16%) Siebel
7 2 (1.16%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.58%) F5
8 1 (0.58%) Netezza
8 1 (0.58%) Teradata
8 1 (0.58%) Blue Coat
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