Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 57 50
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7 +17
Contract jobs citing Change Management 107 117 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.72% 2.92% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 3.46% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 57 97
Berkshire median daily rate £394 £426 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.46% +14.23% -6.88%
10th Percentile £150 £229 £275
90th Percentile £556 £519 £530
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.61 £33.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.73% +15.79% +62.86%
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% -1.96% +7.37%

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 3,328 3,383 3,692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.55% 84.51% 82.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,646 1,719 2,011
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £225 £261 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 113 145
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.13% -8.57% -32.04%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.34 £11.60
90th Percentile £47.35 £39.35 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -2.17%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +6 39 £350 -23.33% 11
Bracknell +9 28 £400 -8.57% 3
Maidenhead -9 7 £450 +45.16% 2
Newbury - 7 £475 - 1
Slough -8 5 £419 -6.94% 6
Wokingham -10 4 £381 +44.96%
Windsor - 2 - - 1
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 31 (28.97%) Finance
2 29 (27.10%) Project Management
3 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (14.95%) SAP
4 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (12.15%) Telecoms
7 12 (11.21%) PRINCE2
8 11 (10.28%) Business Analysis
8 11 (10.28%) Marketing
8 11 (10.28%) Security Cleared
9 10 (9.35%) Office 365
10 9 (8.41%) SC Cleared
10 9 (8.41%) Test Automation
10 9 (8.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (8.41%) Windows
11 8 (7.48%) DNS
11 8 (7.48%) CRM
11 8 (7.48%) Waterfall
11 8 (7.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (7.48%) PMO
12 7 (6.54%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (6.54%) Retail
12 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
12 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Office
12 7 (6.54%) ITIL
12 7 (6.54%) Oracle
13 6 (5.61%) Java
13 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Project

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 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.67%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (2.80%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.87%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) Documentum
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
4 1 (0.93%) FileNet
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
4 1 (0.93%) Liferay
4 1 (0.93%) LiveCycle
4 1 (0.93%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.93%) nginx
4 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (4.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Hyperion Planning
1 4 (3.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.87%) HFM
2 2 (1.87%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.87%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.87%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.87%) SAP MDG
2 2 (1.87%) SAP MDM
2 2 (1.87%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.87%) SAP PP
2 2 (1.87%) SAP QM
2 2 (1.87%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.87%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.93%) Maximo
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) Office 365
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.87%) Slack
2 2 (1.87%) Trello
2 2 (1.87%) Yammer
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.93%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) DNS
2 6 (5.61%) DHCP
2 6 (5.61%) Firewall
3 5 (4.67%) Diameter Protocol
3 5 (4.67%) ISUP
3 5 (4.67%) Megaco
4 4 (3.74%) VPN
4 4 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.80%) Internet
5 3 (2.80%) Network Security
5 3 (2.80%) SSL
5 3 (2.80%) Wireless
6 2 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.87%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.87%) IPsec
6 2 (1.87%) MPLS
6 2 (1.87%) SAN
6 2 (1.87%) WAN
7 1 (0.93%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.74%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) Essbase
3 1 (0.93%) InfluxDB
3 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.93%) Redis
3 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.93%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.87%) GitLab
1 2 (1.87%) NUnit
1 2 (1.87%) Selenium
1 2 (1.87%) SpecFlow
1 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.93%) Ant
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.93%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.93%) Subversion
2 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 31 (28.97%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Telecoms
3 11 (10.28%) Marketing
4 7 (6.54%) Retail
5 3 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.87%) Automotive
6 2 (1.87%) Banking
6 2 (1.87%) Games
6 2 (1.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Billing
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (31.78%) Analyst
2 17 (15.89%) Business Analyst
3 16 (14.95%) Project Manager
4 10 (9.35%) Digital Analyst
5 8 (7.48%) Business Manager
6 7 (6.54%) Change Manager
6 7 (6.54%) Functional Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Consultant
7 6 (5.61%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) SAP Business Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Business Change Manager
8 5 (4.67%) CS Core Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Coordinator
9 4 (3.74%) Digital Business Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Graduate
9 4 (3.74%) Implementation Manager
10 3 (2.80%) Graduate Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) IT Manager
10 3 (2.80%) Oracle Business Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.80%) CSS
1 3 (2.80%) SOAP
2 2 (1.87%) HTML
2 2 (1.87%) LDAP
2 2 (1.87%) REST
3 1 (0.93%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.93%) Dojo
3 1 (0.93%) Ext JS
3 1 (0.93%) Java EE
3 1 (0.93%) Jinja
3 1 (0.93%) jQuery
3 1 (0.93%) JSON
3 1 (0.93%) JSR 170
3 1 (0.93%) Kafka
3 1 (0.93%) OpenGL
3 1 (0.93%) Sencha Touch
3 1 (0.93%) Spring
3 1 (0.93%) WebGL
3 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.74%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.74%) User Experience
4 3 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.80%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.87%) Life Science
5 2 (1.87%) PKI
5 2 (1.87%) PMI
6 1 (0.93%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.41%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) Linux
3 3 (2.80%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.87%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.93%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) Debian
5 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.10%) Project Management
2 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (11.21%) PRINCE2
5 11 (10.28%) Business Analysis
6 9 (8.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (8.41%) Test Automation
7 8 (7.48%) CRM
7 8 (7.48%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (7.48%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.54%) ITIL
8 7 (6.54%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (5.61%) Coaching
9 6 (5.61%) Data Management
9 6 (5.61%) Decision-Making
9 6 (5.61%) ERP
9 6 (5.61%) Requirements Management
10 5 (4.67%) Content Management
10 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.61%) Java
2 5 (4.67%) SQL
3 3 (2.80%) Python
4 2 (1.87%) C
4 2 (1.87%) C#
4 2 (1.87%) C++
4 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.93%) Perl
5 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.41%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.61%) Degree
4 4 (3.74%) CCNP
4 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.80%) PMP
6 2 (1.87%) ACCA
6 2 (1.87%) CIMA
6 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.93%) CCDP
7 1 (0.93%) CCIE
7 1 (0.93%) CCNA
7 1 (0.93%) CIPD
7 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) HNC
7 1 (0.93%) HND
7 1 (0.93%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.48%) PMO
2 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.80%) QA
2 3 (2.80%) SLA
3 2 (1.87%) COBIT
3 2 (1.87%) GPG13
3 2 (1.87%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.93%) GAMP
4 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.87%) Docker
2 2 (1.87%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.87%) KVM
2 2 (1.87%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.93%) Firmware
3 1 (0.93%) iptables
3 1 (0.93%) Postfix
3 1 (0.93%) Squid
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.93%) Ansible
2 1 (0.93%) Grafana
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.95%) SAP
3 7 (6.54%) Oracle
4 6 (5.61%) Cisco
5 5 (4.67%) Remedy
6 4 (3.74%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.80%) Citrix
7 3 (2.80%) F5
7 3 (2.80%) Palo Alto
7 3 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.87%) Canon
8 2 (1.87%) Dell
8 2 (1.87%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.87%) Mirantis
8 2 (1.87%) Qualys
8 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.87%) Trend Micro
8 2 (1.87%) Workday
8 2 (1.87%) Zscaler