Period
to 18 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 January 2020 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 96 77
Rank change year-on-year +21 -19 +5
Contract jobs citing Change Management 131 187 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.66% 2.75% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 3.12% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 138 142
City of London median daily rate £506 £455 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.26% -9.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £305 £155 £264
90th Percentile £654 £613 £750
Central London median daily rate £500 £455 £500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -9.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
City of London median hourly rate £12.00 £18.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.14% +23.33% -72.73%
10th Percentile £11.00 £18.50 £11.78
90th Percentile £13.00 £18.50 £19.55
Central London median hourly rate £12.00 £18.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -35.14% +23.33% -72.73%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,354 6,001 6,329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.30% 88.21% 89.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,360 4,698 5,052
City of London median daily rate £513 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £320 £315 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £510 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -0.49% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 68 61
City of London median hourly rate £20.83 £19.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.21% +2.94% -11.48%
10th Percentile £12.11 £13.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £52.25 £35.63 £31.50
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -4.88% +7.89%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in the City of London

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in the City of London

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in the City of London

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in the City of London

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2020. 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
Moorgate -5 1 - -
Change Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 53 (40.46%) Finance
2 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (18.32%) Microsoft
4 23 (17.56%) ITIL
4 23 (17.56%) Project Management
4 23 (17.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (15.27%) Windows
6 19 (14.50%) Security Cleared
7 18 (13.74%) SQL
7 18 (13.74%) Migration
8 17 (12.98%) Microsoft Excel
8 17 (12.98%) Office 365
9 16 (12.21%) SC Cleared
10 15 (11.45%) SQL Server
11 14 (10.69%) SharePoint
12 13 (9.92%) Oracle
13 12 (9.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 12 (9.16%) Problem Management
13 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (9.16%) Windows 10
14 11 (8.40%) Business Analysis
14 11 (8.40%) CRM
14 11 (8.40%) Active Directory
14 11 (8.40%) Firewall
14 11 (8.40%) Management Information System
14 11 (8.40%) Business Change Management
14 11 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery
15 10 (7.63%) Banking
15 10 (7.63%) LAN

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (10.69%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.11%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.82%) Confluence
4 3 (2.29%) CMS
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.53%) SAS
6 1 (0.76%) IIS
6 1 (0.76%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (12.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (9.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.05%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.53%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.53%) HFM
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (1.53%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.76%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.76%) OPENContractor
4 1 (0.76%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.76%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.98%) Office 365
2 10 (7.63%) Azure
3 5 (3.82%) AWS
4 3 (2.29%) GCP
4 3 (2.29%) IaaS
4 3 (2.29%) PaaS
5 2 (1.53%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 2 (1.53%) Basecamp
5 2 (1.53%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.53%) Trello
6 1 (0.76%) Apigee
6 1 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.40%) Firewall
2 10 (7.63%) LAN
2 10 (7.63%) WAN
3 4 (3.05%) Network Security
4 3 (2.29%) MPLS
4 3 (2.29%) Skype
4 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.29%) VPN
5 2 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.53%) DNS
5 2 (1.53%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.53%) OSPF
5 2 (1.53%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.76%) 4G
6 1 (0.76%) BGP
6 1 (0.76%) Junos
6 1 (0.76%) Multicast
6 1 (0.76%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) Big Data
5 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.76%) HBase
5 1 (0.76%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.76%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.76%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.76%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) JIRA
2 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.76%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (0.76%) Selenium
4 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (40.46%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Banking
3 9 (6.87%) Public Sector
4 5 (3.82%) Back Office
4 5 (3.82%) Marketing
4 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.05%) Front Office
6 3 (2.29%) Law
6 3 (2.29%) Legal
6 3 (2.29%) Retail
7 2 (1.53%) Advertising
7 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.53%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Local Government
7 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (15.27%) Analyst
1 20 (15.27%) Project Manager
2 14 (10.69%) Business Analyst
2 14 (10.69%) Developer
3 11 (8.40%) Change Manager
4 7 (5.34%) Architect
4 7 (5.34%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (5.34%) Senior Manager
5 6 (4.58%) Business Manager
5 6 (4.58%) Finance Manager
5 6 (4.58%) Programme Manager
5 6 (4.58%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (3.82%) Business Change Manager
7 4 (3.05%) Consultant
7 4 (3.05%) Finance Project Manager
7 4 (3.05%) IT Manager
7 4 (3.05%) Office 365 Developer
7 4 (3.05%) SAP Manager
8 3 (2.29%) Risk Business Analyst
8 3 (2.29%) Senior Finance Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.58%) XML
2 4 (3.05%) CSS
2 4 (3.05%) HTML
2 4 (3.05%) Middleware
3 3 (2.29%) .NET
3 3 (2.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.29%) jQuery
3 3 (2.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (2.29%) Web Services
3 3 (2.29%) WinForms
3 3 (2.29%) WPF
4 2 (1.53%) MDX
4 2 (1.53%) REST
4 2 (1.53%) SOAP
4 2 (1.53%) Velocity
5 1 (0.76%) Ajax
5 1 (0.76%) FIXML
5 1 (0.76%) JMX
5 1 (0.76%) JSON
5 1 (0.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.40%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.58%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.53%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.53%) Marketing Technology
5 2 (1.53%) Replication
5 2 (1.53%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.53%) User Experience
5 2 (1.53%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (0.76%) CMDB
6 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.76%) iPad
6 1 (0.76%) iPhone
6 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.76%) Robotics
6 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.76%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.27%) Windows
2 12 (9.16%) Windows 10
3 7 (5.34%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.05%) Unix
5 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.76%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) Linux
6 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.56%) ITIL
2 23 (17.56%) Project Management
2 23 (17.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (13.74%) Migration
4 12 (9.16%) Problem Management
5 11 (8.40%) Business Analysis
5 11 (8.40%) Business Change Management
5 11 (8.40%) CRM
5 11 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (7.63%) Incident Management
6 10 (7.63%) PRINCE2
6 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery
7 9 (6.87%) Asset Management
8 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.34%) Data Management
8 7 (5.34%) ERP
8 7 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.58%) Coaching
9 6 (4.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.74%) SQL
2 6 (4.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.05%) Python
5 3 (2.29%) C#
5 3 (2.29%) Java
5 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.29%) VB
5 3 (2.29%) VBA
6 1 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.76%) Perl
6 1 (0.76%) R
6 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.76%) SOQL
6 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (14.50%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.21%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.11%) Degree
4 4 (3.05%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.29%) PMP
6 2 (1.53%) ACCA
6 2 (1.53%) CCNP
6 2 (1.53%) CIPFA
6 2 (1.53%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.53%) IIBA
6 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.76%) APMG
7 1 (0.76%) APMP
7 1 (0.76%) CISM
7 1 (0.76%) CISMP
7 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) SLA
2 7 (5.34%) QA
3 6 (4.58%) PMO
4 5 (3.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.53%) MiFID
6 1 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.76%) EMIR
6 1 (0.76%) IFRS
6 1 (0.76%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Docker
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.76%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Ansible
1 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (0.76%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (0.76%) Nagios
1 1 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (18.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.92%) Oracle
3 7 (5.34%) VMware
4 6 (4.58%) Cisco
4 6 (4.58%) SAP
5 5 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.05%) Citrix
6 4 (3.05%) ServiceNow
6 4 (3.05%) Splunk
7 3 (2.29%) Google
7 3 (2.29%) IBM
7 3 (2.29%) Juniper
8 2 (1.53%) Adobe
8 2 (1.53%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.53%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.76%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.76%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.76%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.76%) SevOne
9 1 (0.76%) Snow