The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 April 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 44 41
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 24 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.93% 3.02% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 3.72% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 14
Median daily rate £404 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £503 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.85% -20.00%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 659 726 703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 80.56% 81.12% 80.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 520 518
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +12.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £30.00 £33.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £52.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Bristol

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Bristol over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Bristol

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) Project Management
2 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 9 (20.00%) SLA
3 9 (20.00%) ITIL
3 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (15.56%) Manufacturing
4 7 (15.56%) SAP
4 7 (15.56%) Office 365
5 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (13.33%) DNS
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (11.11%) Security Management
6 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.11%) ITSM
6 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 4 (8.89%) ITIL V3
7 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
7 4 (8.89%) Android
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.89%) HP
7 4 (8.89%) WAN
8 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Primavera
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) WAN
3 3 (6.67%) Skype
3 3 (6.67%) VPN
3 3 (6.67%) Wireless
4 2 (4.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.22%) MPLS
5 1 (2.22%) PABX
5 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.22%) SAN
5 1 (2.22%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Law
4 2 (4.44%) Military
5 1 (2.22%) Billing
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Project Manager
3 7 (15.56%) SAP Change Manager
3 7 (15.56%) SAP Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) IT Support
5 3 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Messaging Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Process Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (6.67%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.22%) Blog
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.89%) Android
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Project Management
2 9 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.11%) ITSM
4 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 5 (11.11%) Security Management
4 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.67%) Information Assurance
6 3 (6.67%) Information Security
6 3 (6.67%) Information Security Management
6 3 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) APMP
4 2 (4.44%) MCSE
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.22%) PMP
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) PMO
3 1 (2.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.22%) DFS Replication
4 1 (2.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (2.22%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) SAP
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) HP
4 3 (6.67%) Apple
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco
4 3 (6.67%) Dell
4 3 (6.67%) Intel
4 3 (6.67%) IronPort
4 3 (6.67%) RightFax
4 3 (6.67%) Toshiba
5 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.22%) Brocade
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) PTC
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.22%) VMware