The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Change Management
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 7 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 10.26% 3.70% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.12% 4.76% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £465 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £387
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.48 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.03% +8.00%  

Change Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 33 21 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 84.62% 77.78% 73.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 21
Median daily rate £390 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.42% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £222 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Change Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Bedford

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Change Management in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Bedford

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management in Bedford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Hardware Maintenance
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (14.29%) GxP
4 1 (14.29%) GIS
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Supplier Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Change Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Vendor Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Governance Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Hardware Maintenance
2 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (14.29%) GxP
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle