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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 25 May 2022 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
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 60 61 66
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 +18
Contract jobs citing Change Management 148 111 97
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.54% 3.89% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 4.26% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 67 69
10th Percentile £363 £333 £380
25th Percentile £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £520
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +5.77% +4.00%
75th Percentile £628 £600 £588
90th Percentile £690 £668 £643
Central London median daily rate £525 £540 £505
% change year-on-year -2.78% +6.93% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
10th Percentile £60.18 - £38.23
25th Percentile £61.19 - £38.24
Median hourly rate £66.75 - £38.50
75th Percentile £74.69 - £38.75
90th Percentile £77.13 - -
Central London median hourly rate £66.75 - £38.50
% change year-on-year - - +10.00%

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 3,813 2,608 2,790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.29% 91.48% 88.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,878 1,892 2,077
10th Percentile £388 £340 £335
25th Percentile £475 £431 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £515
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +1.94% -1.90%
75th Percentile £688 £638 £604
90th Percentile £775 £713 £675
Central London median daily rate £570 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 28 50
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.42
25th Percentile £21.00 £12.28 £14.41
Median hourly rate £40.50 £22.98 £24.06
Median % change year-on-year +76.28% -4.51% +21.82%
75th Percentile £51.75 £28.94 £39.13
90th Percentile £62.50 £38.98 £52.33
Central London median hourly rate £40.50 £20.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +102.50% -18.37% +22.50%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Change Management as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Change Management in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Change Management in the City of London

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Change Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Change Management in the City of London

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Change Management in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Change Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 62 (41.89%) Agile
2 57 (38.51%) Social Skills
3 52 (35.14%) Finance
4 49 (33.11%) Problem-Solving
5 43 (29.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (26.35%) Project Management
7 38 (25.68%) Microsoft
8 31 (20.95%) ITIL
9 29 (19.59%) Scrum
10 25 (16.89%) Risk Management
11 20 (13.51%) Security Cleared
12 19 (12.84%) Incident Management
13 17 (11.49%) Migration
13 17 (11.49%) Influencing Skills
14 16 (10.81%) Asset Management
14 16 (10.81%) ITSM
14 16 (10.81%) SQL
14 16 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (10.14%) PMO
15 15 (10.14%) Azure
15 15 (10.14%) Waterfall
15 15 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
16 14 (9.46%) Active Directory
16 14 (9.46%) Decision-Making
17 13 (8.78%) Microsoft Excel
17 13 (8.78%) Service Management
17 13 (8.78%) DevOps
18 12 (8.11%) Microsoft 365
18 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
18 12 (8.11%) Time Management

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 9 (6.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.05%) Confluence
3 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.03%) CMS
4 3 (2.03%) IIS
5 2 (1.35%) Apache
5 2 (1.35%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.35%) JBoss
6 1 (0.68%) CICS
6 1 (0.68%) Documentum
6 1 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.68%) SAS
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (8.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.35%) C-CURE
2 2 (1.35%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.14%) Azure
2 12 (8.11%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (3.38%) OneDrive
4 4 (2.70%) AWS
4 4 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.03%) Smartsheet
6 2 (1.35%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.35%) IaaS
6 2 (1.35%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.35%) SaaS
6 2 (1.35%) Slack
7 1 (0.68%) Azure Sentinel
7 1 (0.68%) Collibra
7 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.68%) Nutanix
7 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.38%) DHCP
1 5 (3.38%) DNS
2 4 (2.70%) Firewall
2 4 (2.70%) LAN
2 4 (2.70%) WAN
3 3 (2.03%) Internet
3 3 (2.03%) MPLS
4 2 (1.35%) Intranet
4 2 (1.35%) Network Security
4 2 (1.35%) SD-WAN
4 2 (1.35%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (1.35%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.35%) Wireless
5 1 (0.68%) 5G
5 1 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.68%) IPsec
5 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.68%) Multicast
5 1 (0.68%) NAS
5 1 (0.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.73%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.03%) SSDT
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.35%) Power BI
6 1 (0.68%) Big Data
6 1 (0.68%) DB2
6 1 (0.68%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.08%) JIRA
2 6 (4.05%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.03%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.35%) Maven
4 2 (1.35%) Protractor
4 2 (1.35%) Selenium
5 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.68%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.68%) XPEDITER
General
1 57 (38.51%) Social Skills
2 52 (35.14%) Finance
3 17 (11.49%) Influencing Skills
4 16 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (8.11%) Banking
6 9 (6.08%) Financial Institution
7 7 (4.73%) Legal
7 7 (4.73%) Presentation Skills
8 6 (4.05%) Marketing
9 5 (3.38%) Investment Banking
10 4 (2.70%) Documentation Skills
10 4 (2.70%) Public Sector
10 4 (2.70%) Retail
11 3 (2.03%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (1.35%) Law
12 2 (1.35%) Local Government
12 2 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.68%) Front Office
13 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (20.95%) Analyst
2 15 (10.14%) Business Analyst
3 14 (9.46%) Change Manager
3 14 (9.46%) Project Manager
4 10 (6.76%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (5.41%) Service Manager
6 7 (4.73%) Business Manager
6 7 (4.73%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 7 (4.73%) Microsoft 365 Manager
6 7 (4.73%) Reinsurance Business Analyst
6 7 (4.73%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (4.05%) IT Analyst
7 6 (4.05%) IT Manager
7 6 (4.05%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.05%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.05%) Service Delivery Manager
8 5 (3.38%) Consultant
8 5 (3.38%) Developer
8 5 (3.38%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 5 (3.38%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) Web Services
2 2 (1.35%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.35%) CSS
2 2 (1.35%) CSS3
2 2 (1.35%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.35%) Google Maps API
2 2 (1.35%) HTML
2 2 (1.35%) HTML5
2 2 (1.35%) JMS
2 2 (1.35%) jQuery
2 2 (1.35%) JSP
2 2 (1.35%) Middleware
2 2 (1.35%) pytest
2 2 (1.35%) REST
2 2 (1.35%) RESTful
2 2 (1.35%) RSS
2 2 (1.35%) SOAP
2 2 (1.35%) Spring Boot
2 2 (1.35%) WebCenter
2 2 (1.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.08%) Reinsurance
3 8 (5.41%) CMDB
4 7 (4.73%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.05%) Analytical Mindset
6 5 (3.38%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.70%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.03%) PMI
8 3 (2.03%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.35%) Biotechnology
9 2 (1.35%) CCTV
9 2 (1.35%) Clustering
9 2 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.35%) Legacy Systems
9 2 (1.35%) PKI
9 2 (1.35%) User Experience
10 1 (0.68%) Blog
10 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.11%) Windows
2 6 (4.05%) Linux
3 5 (3.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.70%) Unix
5 3 (2.03%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (41.89%) Agile
2 49 (33.11%) Problem-Solving
3 43 (29.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (26.35%) Project Management
5 31 (20.95%) ITIL
6 29 (19.59%) Scrum
7 25 (16.89%) Risk Management
8 19 (12.84%) Incident Management
9 17 (11.49%) Migration
10 16 (10.81%) Asset Management
10 16 (10.81%) ITSM
11 15 (10.14%) Waterfall
12 14 (9.46%) Decision-Making
13 13 (8.78%) DevOps
13 13 (8.78%) Service Management
14 12 (8.11%) Information Security
14 12 (8.11%) Release Management
14 12 (8.11%) Requirements Gathering
14 12 (8.11%) Time Management
15 11 (7.43%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.81%) SQL
2 10 (6.76%) C
3 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.70%) Python
3 4 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (2.03%) Java
4 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.68%) Bash
5 1 (0.68%) C++
5 1 (0.68%) COBOL
5 1 (0.68%) JCL
5 1 (0.68%) VB
5 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.41%) Degree
4 4 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.70%) PMP
5 3 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.35%) APMG
6 2 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.35%) CBAP
7 1 (0.68%) APMP
7 1 (0.68%) CISA
7 1 (0.68%) CSPO
7 1 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) GIAC
7 1 (0.68%) ISACA
7 1 (0.68%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.14%) PMO
2 6 (4.05%) QA
3 5 (3.38%) GDPR
3 5 (3.38%) SLA
4 4 (2.70%) Accessibility
4 4 (2.70%) COBIT
4 4 (2.70%) NIST
5 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (2.03%) P3O
6 1 (0.68%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.05%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (3.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) SCCM
1 5 (3.38%) vCenter Server
2 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.03%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.68%) Ansible
4 1 (0.68%) Control-M
4 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.68%) QRadar
4 1 (0.68%) SCOM
4 1 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.43%) VMware
3 10 (6.76%) ServiceNow
4 8 (5.41%) Oracle
5 6 (4.05%) SAP
5 6 (4.05%) Veeam
6 5 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.03%) Artemis
7 3 (2.03%) CrowdStrike
8 2 (1.35%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.35%) Apple
8 2 (1.35%) FatWire
8 2 (1.35%) Google
8 2 (1.35%) IBM
8 2 (1.35%) Splunk
9 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco
9 1 (0.68%) Remedy
9 1 (0.68%) Reuters
9 1 (0.68%) TIBCO