The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 31 51 33
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 8 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.36% 2.36% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.75% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Median daily rate £275 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £320 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £425 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -25.20% +27.22%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 293 364 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 86.43% 86.05% 77.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 263 156
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 10
Median hourly rate £26.00 £13.00 £17.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -27.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £17.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Cardiff

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Cardiff

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Cardiff

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Project Management
3 9 (40.91%) Business Analysis
4 8 (36.36%) Business Process Modelling
5 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (22.73%) QA
6 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) Analytics
8 3 (13.64%) Data Analytics
8 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
8 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Service Management
9 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
9 2 (9.09%) NHS
9 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (9.09%) IBM
9 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
9 2 (9.09%) MS Office
9 2 (9.09%) XML
9 2 (9.09%) XSLT
9 2 (9.09%) SQL
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 2 (9.09%) InterSystems

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (9.09%) JCAPS
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Finance Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Officer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Support Officer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.09%) NHS
3 2 (9.09%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 9 (40.91%) Business Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) Business Process Modelling
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) Information Management
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) APMP
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) HL7
3 1 (4.55%) PMO
3 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Fiorano
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) InterSystems
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Sage