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 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
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 27 31
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 14 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.92% 3.42% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 4.23% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 9
Median daily rate £450 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £675
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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 323 260 294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.48% 80.75% 86.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 178 208
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 11
Median hourly rate £25.50 £50.78 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.78% +26.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £45.21 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £50.78 £51.30
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 Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Luton -3 11 £450 - 5
Bedford -2 4 £465 - 2
Change Management
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 8 (29.63%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
5 5 (18.52%) Finance
5 5 (18.52%) Information Security
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) Use Case
6 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
6 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) GDPR
7 3 (11.11%) Hardware Maintenance
7 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
7 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
8 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management

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 (7.41%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) BGP
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) DWDM
1 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) HSRP
1 1 (3.70%) MPLS
1 1 (3.70%) OSPF
1 1 (3.70%) RIP
1 1 (3.70%) Skype
1 1 (3.70%) SMTP
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
1 1 (3.70%) VRRP
1 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Change Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Supplier Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Change Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Vendor Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Project Office Support
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) EPoS
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 8 (29.63%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Information Security
6 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Use Case
7 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
7 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
7 3 (11.11%) Hardware Maintenance
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNP
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) GDPR
2 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.41%) PMO
4 1 (3.70%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (3.70%) GxP
4 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Dell
3 1 (3.70%) F5
3 1 (3.70%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.70%) Juniper
3 1 (3.70%) Lotus
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Rate: circ £550 - £675 per day
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