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 22 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 33 74
Rank change year-on-year -23 +41  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 47 109 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.57% 4.58% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 5.74% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 53 31
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year +3.89% -0.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.30 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -10.00%  

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 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 1484 1899 1945
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.23% 79.72% 78.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 1043 976
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 72 72
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.06 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.53% -11.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 22 June 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 22 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
Reading -16 10 £475 +5.55% 4
Bracknell +11 9 £263 - 1
Slough +9 5 £450 +16.50% 1
Maidenhead -4 4 £310 -16.77% 4
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 28 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 24 (27.27%) Finance
2 24 (27.27%) Project Management
3 16 (18.18%) ITIL
4 13 (14.77%) SAP
4 13 (14.77%) Retail
5 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (12.50%) Change Control
6 11 (12.50%) PMO
7 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2
7 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (10.23%) Business Change Management
8 9 (10.23%) Business Transformation
9 8 (9.09%) Windows
9 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.95%) PMI Certification
10 7 (7.95%) Programme Management
10 7 (7.95%) Scrum
10 7 (7.95%) Coaching
10 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (7.95%) Process Improvement
11 6 (6.82%) High Availability
11 6 (6.82%) Cisco
11 6 (6.82%) Unix
11 6 (6.82%) Linux
11 6 (6.82%) CRM
11 6 (6.82%) ERP

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 4 (4.55%) MS Project Server
1 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) Documentum
2 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.14%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.68%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.27%) SAP HCM
2 2 (2.27%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.14%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (1.14%) Sage CRM
3 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.14%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (1.14%) SAP MDG
3 1 (1.14%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.14%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.14%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.14%) HP Helion
2 1 (1.14%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) 3G
1 5 (5.68%) 4G
1 5 (5.68%) Diameter Protocol
1 5 (5.68%) ISUP
1 5 (5.68%) Megaco
1 5 (5.68%) MGW
2 4 (4.55%) DNS
2 4 (4.55%) LTE
3 2 (2.27%) BGP
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (2.27%) CTI
3 2 (2.27%) Firewall
3 2 (2.27%) LAN
3 2 (2.27%) MPLS
3 2 (2.27%) SSL
3 2 (2.27%) VoLTE
3 2 (2.27%) VoWiFi
3 2 (2.27%) WAN
4 1 (1.14%) Skype
4 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.14%) OLTP
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 24 (27.27%) Finance
3 13 (14.77%) Retail
4 5 (5.68%) Back Office
5 3 (3.41%) Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Electronics
5 3 (3.41%) Legal
5 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.41%) Marketing
6 2 (2.27%) Automotive
6 2 (2.27%) Billing
6 2 (2.27%) Digital Economy
6 2 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.14%) Front Office
7 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Change Manager
2 15 (17.05%) Analyst
3 8 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
4 7 (7.95%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.82%) Business Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Business Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Operations Support Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) QA Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) SAP Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Senior QA Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Quality Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Telecoms Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Telecoms Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) Middleware
2 1 (1.14%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.14%) JSON
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.14%) REST
2 1 (1.14%) Web Services
2 1 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.41%) PMI
3 3 (3.41%) Smart Meter
3 3 (3.41%) Social Media
4 2 (2.27%) CMDB
4 2 (2.27%) IVR
5 1 (1.14%) DataPower
5 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.14%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.14%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.14%) IPTV
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) Unix
3 4 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.27%) AIX
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.27%) SUSE
6 1 (1.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) Project Management
2 16 (18.18%) ITIL
3 12 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (12.50%) Change Control
5 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.23%) Business Change Management
6 9 (10.23%) Business Transformation
7 7 (7.95%) Coaching
7 7 (7.95%) Process Improvement
7 7 (7.95%) Programme Management
7 7 (7.95%) Scrum
8 6 (6.82%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.82%) CRM
8 6 (6.82%) ERP
8 6 (6.82%) High Availability
8 6 (6.82%) Incident Management
9 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.68%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.41%) VBScript
3 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (1.14%) Korn
4 1 (1.14%) Perl
4 1 (1.14%) Python
4 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.14%) SQL
4 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) PMI Certification
2 5 (5.68%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) HNC
3 4 (4.55%) CSQA
3 4 (4.55%) HND
3 4 (4.55%) PMP
4 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) PMO
2 5 (5.68%) QA
3 2 (2.27%) P3O
4 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.14%) IFRS
4 1 (1.14%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.27%) vSphere
3 1 (1.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (1.14%) Firmware
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.14%) vCloud
3 1 (1.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (2.27%) PowerCLI
2 2 (2.27%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.14%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.14%) Kibana
3 1 (1.14%) logstash
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.14%) Packer
3 1 (1.14%) SCCM
3 1 (1.14%) SCOM
3 1 (1.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (14.77%) SAP
2 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.82%) Cisco
4 5 (5.68%) HP
4 5 (5.68%) Nokia
4 5 (5.68%) Nokia Networks
4 5 (5.68%) VMware
5 4 (4.55%) Remedy
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle
6 3 (3.41%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.27%) BMC
7 2 (2.27%) IBM
7 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.27%) Verint
7 2 (2.27%) Workday
8 1 (1.14%) Ariba
8 1 (1.14%) EMC
8 1 (1.14%) Juniper
8 1 (1.14%) Sage
8 1 (1.14%) Software AG
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