Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 6 months to 20 June 2018 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 33 32
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 +3
Contract jobs citing Change Management 18 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.09% 4.17% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 4.58% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 20
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £350 £301 £374
90th Percentile £597 £571 £553
East of England median daily rate £425 £418 £425
% change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.75 £23.69
% change year-on-year +13.82% +29.80% -36.83%

Change Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 526 568 531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 90.22% 91.03% 85.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 399 363
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +1.69%
10th Percentile £257 £281 £293
90th Percentile £583 £575 £610
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.76% +3.03% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 24
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.58 £16.25 £46.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.05% -64.89% +42.42%
10th Percentile £11.58 £14.00 £16.05
90th Percentile £33.75 £33.90 £50.78
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -45.02% +26.00% +8.70%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Bedfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Bedfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Bedfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Bedfordshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 13 £450 +12.50% 1
Bedford -5 1 £360 -10.00%
Dunstable - 1 - - 2
Change Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
1 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (33.33%) Retail
3 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Business Process Mapping
4 4 (22.22%) Big Data
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) UML
4 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) SAP
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Statistics
5 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Use Case
5 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (16.67%) User Stories
5 3 (16.67%) Data Transformation
5 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Microservices

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) EngageOne
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Business Change Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Change Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Data Migration Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Training Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) JPA
2 2 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) e-Learning
2 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
1 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) Business Process Mapping
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 4 (22.22%) UML
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Data Transformation
5 3 (16.67%) Microservices
5 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Statistics
5 3 (16.67%) Use Case
5 3 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CISSP
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) COBIT
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) hybris
3 1 (5.56%) Avaya
3 1 (5.56%) CommVault
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Pega
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) Talend
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.56%) VMware