Period
to 21 August 2018

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 6 months to 21 August 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 59 51
Rank change year-on-year -12 -8 +28
Contract jobs citing Change Management 102 95 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.61% 2.48% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.98% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 93
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £150 £256 £275
90th Percentile £527 £598 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.61 £29.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.47% +3.51% +62.86%
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.12 £30.00
% change year-on-year +7.48% -16.27% -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,314 3,190 3,872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.87% 83.12% 81.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,656 1,555 2,079
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.33%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £255
90th Percentile £575 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 126 128
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.33% -10.45% -25.56%
10th Percentile £8.05 £11.25 £11.18
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.25 £37.88
South East median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.50% -11.11% -

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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 6 months to 21 August 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
Reading +12 35 £375 -21.05% 4
Bracknell -1 22 £400 +30.61% 1
Newbury -3 7 £369 -1.67% 1
Maidenhead -14 5 - - 6
Wokingham - 4 £381 -
Slough -10 3 £575 +27.78% 4
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 33 (32.35%) Project Management
1 33 (32.35%) Finance
2 23 (22.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (22.55%) Telecoms
3 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.67%) PMO
5 15 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 15 (14.71%) Marketing
6 14 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (12.75%) SAP
7 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
8 12 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 12 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (10.78%) Coaching
9 11 (10.78%) Security Cleared
9 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Project
10 10 (9.80%) Degree
10 10 (9.80%) Decision-Making
10 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
11 9 (8.82%) User Experience
11 9 (8.82%) Requirements Management
11 9 (8.82%) Retail
12 8 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
12 8 (7.84%) CRM
12 8 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (7.84%) Office 365
13 7 (6.86%) Project Governance

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 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.96%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.98%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.98%) Documentum
3 1 (0.98%) Drupal
3 1 (0.98%) FileNet
3 1 (0.98%) Liferay
3 1 (0.98%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.98%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (6.86%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Hyperion Planning
1 4 (3.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.96%) HFM
2 2 (1.96%) SAP MDG
2 2 (1.96%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.98%) Maximo
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.98%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.98%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Office 365
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.96%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) Firewall
1 3 (2.94%) LAN
1 3 (2.94%) SSL
2 2 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.96%) DNS
2 2 (1.96%) Internet
2 2 (1.96%) MPLS
2 2 (1.96%) Network Security
2 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.96%) VPN
2 2 (1.96%) WAN
3 1 (0.98%) BGP
3 1 (0.98%) DHCP
3 1 (0.98%) FTP
3 1 (0.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.98%) NetScreen
3 1 (0.98%) OSPF
3 1 (0.98%) SMTP
3 1 (0.98%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.98%) Big Data
2 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.98%) Essbase
2 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.98%) HBase
2 1 (0.98%) Impala
2 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.98%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.98%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.96%) NUnit
1 2 (1.96%) Selenium
1 2 (1.96%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.98%) Ant
2 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) JIRA
2 1 (0.98%) Subversion
2 1 (0.98%) Xcode
General
1 33 (32.35%) Finance
2 23 (22.55%) Telecoms
3 15 (14.71%) Marketing
4 9 (8.82%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Automotive
5 2 (1.96%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Law
5 2 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.98%) Electronics
6 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (35.29%) Analyst
2 20 (19.61%) Business Analyst
2 20 (19.61%) Project Manager
3 10 (9.80%) Digital Analyst
4 8 (7.84%) Business Manager
5 6 (5.88%) Change Manager
5 6 (5.88%) Consultant
6 5 (4.90%) Business Change Manager
6 5 (4.90%) Digital Business Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Functional Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) SAP Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) SAP Business Analyst
7 4 (3.92%) Coordinator
7 4 (3.92%) IT Manager
7 4 (3.92%) Web Analyst
7 4 (3.92%) Web Business Analyst
8 3 (2.94%) Change Management Consultant
8 3 (2.94%) Graduate
8 3 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (2.94%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) CSS
1 3 (2.94%) SOAP
2 2 (1.96%) HTML
2 2 (1.96%) REST
3 1 (0.98%) .NET
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.98%) Dojo
3 1 (0.98%) Ext JS
3 1 (0.98%) Java EE
3 1 (0.98%) jQuery
3 1 (0.98%) JSON
3 1 (0.98%) JSR 170
3 1 (0.98%) OpenGL
3 1 (0.98%) Sencha Touch
3 1 (0.98%) Spring
3 1 (0.98%) WebGL
3 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.82%) User Experience
3 7 (6.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.90%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.96%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.98%) NHS
8 1 (0.98%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Android
4 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Unix
4 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Project Management
2 23 (22.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 12 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 12 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (10.78%) Coaching
7 10 (9.80%) Decision-Making
7 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
8 9 (8.82%) Requirements Management
9 8 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (7.84%) CRM
9 8 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.86%) Data Management
10 7 (6.86%) Project Governance
10 7 (6.86%) Project Planning
10 7 (6.86%) Test Automation
11 6 (5.88%) Migration
11 6 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) C
2 3 (2.94%) Java
2 3 (2.94%) SQL
3 2 (1.96%) C#
3 2 (1.96%) C++
3 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.80%) Degree
3 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.92%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.94%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.96%) ACCA
6 2 (1.96%) CCNA
6 2 (1.96%) CIMA
6 2 (1.96%) PMP
7 1 (0.98%) CCDA
7 1 (0.98%) CCNP
7 1 (0.98%) CCVP
7 1 (0.98%) CIPD
7 1 (0.98%) CISSP
7 1 (0.98%) HNC
7 1 (0.98%) HND
7 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.67%) PMO
2 7 (6.86%) QA
3 3 (2.94%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.94%) SLA
4 1 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.98%) GDPR
4 1 (0.98%) P3O
4 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.98%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.98%) Firmware
1 1 (0.98%) HDFS
1 1 (0.98%) Snort
1 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.98%) Control-M
1 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.98%) Puppet
1 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
1 13 (12.75%) SAP
2 7 (6.86%) Oracle
3 5 (4.90%) Remedy
4 4 (3.92%) Cisco
4 4 (3.92%) Hyperion
5 3 (2.94%) IBM
5 3 (2.94%) Juniper
6 2 (1.96%) Ariba
6 2 (1.96%) BMC
6 2 (1.96%) Cadence
6 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.98%) BT
7 1 (0.98%) McAfee
7 1 (0.98%) Sencha
7 1 (0.98%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.98%) Workday
7 1 (0.98%) Xerox