The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 29 March 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 53 81
Rank change year-on-year -7 +28  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 39 78 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.13% 3.14% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 3.91% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 46 32
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £254 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £510 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -20.21% +7.14%  

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1469 1996 2209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.32% 80.32% 74.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 1032 1155
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 55
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Berkshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Berkshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Berkshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Reading +4 11 £500 +11.11% 2
Slough +4 4 £475 +25.82% 1
Maidenhead -4 3 £500 +33.33% 2
Newbury +4 2 £263 - 1
Bracknell -23 2 £150 -68.42%
Wokingham +1 1 £350 -31.37%
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 37 (34.91%) Telecoms
2 36 (33.96%) Finance
3 35 (33.02%) Project Management
4 21 (19.81%) Business Analysis
5 16 (15.09%) ITIL
5 16 (15.09%) Coaching
6 15 (14.15%) Business Transformation
6 15 (14.15%) Degree
7 14 (13.21%) Programme Management
7 14 (13.21%) SAP
7 14 (13.21%) Cisco
7 14 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (12.26%) HP
8 13 (12.26%) Marketing
9 12 (11.32%) PRINCE2
9 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (11.32%) PMO
10 11 (10.38%) Retail
11 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
11 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
11 10 (9.43%) Data Centre
12 9 (8.49%) Change Control
12 9 (8.49%) PMI Certification
12 9 (8.49%) WAN
12 9 (8.49%) MS Project
12 9 (8.49%) CRM
12 9 (8.49%) VMware
12 9 (8.49%) Incident Management
13 8 (7.55%) CMDB
13 8 (7.55%) SC Cleared

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.94%) Apache
2 1 (0.94%) Confluence
2 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) MS Project
2 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.66%) MS Office
4 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.89%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.89%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.89%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.94%) HFM
3 1 (0.94%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.94%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.94%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.94%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
1 1 (0.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) WAN
2 8 (7.55%) DNS
2 8 (7.55%) Internet
2 8 (7.55%) MPLS
3 7 (6.60%) BGP
3 7 (6.60%) Firewall
4 6 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (5.66%) LAN
4 6 (5.66%) LDAP
5 4 (3.77%) DSL
5 4 (3.77%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.77%) OSPF
5 4 (3.77%) SAN
5 4 (3.77%) SNMP
5 4 (3.77%) VPN
5 4 (3.77%) Wireless
6 3 (2.83%) IPsec
6 3 (2.83%) L2TP
6 3 (2.83%) PPP
6 3 (2.83%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) Big Data
1 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.94%) Essbase
1 1 (0.94%) MySQL
1 1 (0.94%) OLTP
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Smart View
1 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.94%) SAP HANA
1 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) JIRA
1 1 (0.94%) MSI
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 37 (34.91%) Telecoms
2 36 (33.96%) Finance
3 13 (12.26%) Marketing
4 11 (10.38%) Retail
5 6 (5.66%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.66%) Spanish Language
6 5 (4.72%) Electronics
7 3 (2.83%) Law
7 3 (2.83%) Legal
8 2 (1.89%) Automotive
8 2 (1.89%) Banking
8 2 (1.89%) Billing
8 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (17.92%) Change Manager
2 15 (14.15%) Analyst
3 10 (9.43%) Business Manager
4 9 (8.49%) Architect
5 8 (7.55%) Network Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.60%) Business Architect
6 7 (6.60%) SAP Manager
6 7 (6.60%) Telecoms Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Telecoms Architect
7 6 (5.66%) Administrator
7 6 (5.66%) Marketing Manager
8 5 (4.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Business Change Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Programme Manager
8 5 (4.72%) SAP Change Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) HTML
1 1 (0.94%) JSON
1 1 (0.94%) REST
1 1 (0.94%) Web Services
1 1 (0.94%) XHTML
1 1 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.43%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.55%) CMDB
4 4 (3.77%) e-Learning
4 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.77%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.83%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (2.83%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.89%) IVR
6 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.89%) PMI
7 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.94%) IPTV
7 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.66%) Solaris
2 4 (3.77%) Windows
3 1 (0.94%) Android
3 1 (0.94%) Linux
3 1 (0.94%) Unix
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.02%) Project Management
2 21 (19.81%) Business Analysis
3 16 (15.09%) Coaching
3 16 (15.09%) ITIL
4 15 (14.15%) Business Transformation
5 14 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (13.21%) Programme Management
6 12 (11.32%) PRINCE2
7 9 (8.49%) Change Control
7 9 (8.49%) CRM
7 9 (8.49%) Incident Management
8 7 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.60%) Analytics
8 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.60%) Configuration Management
8 7 (6.60%) Conflict Management
8 7 (6.60%) Process Improvement
8 7 (6.60%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.60%) Service Management
8 7 (6.60%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.66%) Java
2 5 (4.72%) SQL
3 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.89%) PHP
4 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.94%) C
4 1 (0.94%) C#
4 1 (0.94%) Perl
4 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.94%) Python
4 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) Degree
2 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.49%) PMI Certification
4 8 (7.55%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.60%) MBA
5 7 (6.60%) PMP
6 5 (4.72%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.77%) CIPD
7 4 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.83%) CCNA
8 3 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.94%) CCNP
9 1 (0.94%) HNC
9 1 (0.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) PMO
2 2 (1.89%) P3O
3 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.94%) GMP
3 1 (0.94%) IFRS
3 1 (0.94%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 3 (2.83%) ProxySG
1 3 (2.83%) vCloud
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) OPNET
1 3 (2.83%) vRealize
2 2 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.89%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.94%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.94%) OpenView
3 1 (0.94%) SCCM
3 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (13.21%) Cisco
1 14 (13.21%) SAP
2 13 (12.26%) HP
3 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.49%) VMware
5 6 (5.66%) Google
5 6 (5.66%) IBM
6 4 (3.77%) Blue Coat
6 4 (3.77%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.77%) EMC
6 4 (3.77%) Juniper
6 4 (3.77%) Palo Alto
7 3 (2.83%) 3PAR
7 3 (2.83%) Arista
7 3 (2.83%) Citrix
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle
7 3 (2.83%) Remedy
7 3 (2.83%) Riverbed
7 3 (2.83%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.89%) F5
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