Period
to 31 May 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 31 May 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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 84 71
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 98 180 242
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.21% 2.78% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 3.10% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 119 161
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £376 £313 £263
90th Percentile £663 £638 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +133.33% -
10th Percentile £38.23 £32.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £38.75 £37.50 £21.50
Central London median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +133.33% -

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 2,667 5,799 6,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.24% 89.55% 88.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,896 4,474 4,850
Median daily rate £513 £525 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +3.96% +1.00%
10th Percentile £331 £350 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 60 97
Median hourly rate £30.50 £20.57 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.26% +8.28% +6.44%
10th Percentile £12.42 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.28 £56.50 £38.48
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.65 £20.00
% change year-on-year +69.53% +3.23% +25.00%

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 31 May 2020.

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 31 May 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 35 (35.71%) Finance
2 32 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.45%) SDLC
4 19 (19.39%) SQL
5 18 (18.37%) Microsoft Excel
6 17 (17.35%) Migration
7 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
7 16 (16.33%) Information Management
7 16 (16.33%) Portfolio Management
8 15 (15.31%) Azure
9 14 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (13.27%) ETL
10 13 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (13.27%) Requirements Gathering
11 11 (11.22%) Project Management
11 11 (11.22%) Data Development
11 11 (11.22%) Kimball Methodology
12 10 (10.20%) Banking
12 10 (10.20%) Risk Management
13 9 (9.18%) Solvency II
13 9 (9.18%) QA
13 9 (9.18%) Business Change Management
14 8 (8.16%) JIRA
14 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
14 8 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (8.16%) SAS
14 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
15 7 (7.14%) ITIL
15 7 (7.14%) Windows

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 8 (8.16%) SAS
2 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.08%) Confluence
4 1 (1.02%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (18.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.04%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.02%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.31%) Azure
2 7 (7.14%) AWS
3 6 (6.12%) GCP
3 6 (6.12%) Office 365
4 4 (4.08%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.04%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Firewall
2 3 (3.06%) DHCP
2 3 (3.06%) DNS
3 2 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.04%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.04%) IPv4
3 2 (2.04%) IPv6
3 2 (2.04%) OSPF
3 2 (2.04%) VPN
3 2 (2.04%) VXLAN
3 2 (2.04%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.04%) Power BI
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.02%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.02%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) JIRA
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (35.71%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Banking
3 6 (6.12%) Marketing
4 5 (5.10%) Legal
5 4 (4.08%) Advertising
6 2 (2.04%) Local Government
6 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.04%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.02%) Front Office
7 1 (1.02%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.02%) Law
7 1 (1.02%) Retail
7 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (30.61%) Analyst
2 15 (15.31%) Project Manager
3 12 (12.24%) Programme Manager
3 12 (12.24%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) ETL Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) SQL Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) SQL Data Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) SSIS Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Insight Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Asset Management Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Change Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) IAM Consultant
10 3 (3.06%) Insurance Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.12%) .NET
2 2 (2.04%) .NET Core
2 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET Core
2 2 (2.04%) Node.js
2 2 (2.04%) React
2 2 (2.04%) Velocity
2 2 (2.04%) Web Services
2 2 (2.04%) XML
3 1 (1.02%) CSS
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.12%) Marketing Technology
4 4 (4.08%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.06%) Reinsurance
5 3 (3.06%) Social Network
6 2 (2.04%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.04%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.04%) Video on Demand
6 2 (2.04%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.02%) Blog
7 1 (1.02%) CMDB
7 1 (1.02%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.02%) NHS
7 1 (1.02%) Robotics
7 1 (1.02%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.14%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) Linux
2 4 (4.08%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.04%) Unix
3 2 (2.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.45%) SDLC
3 17 (17.35%) Migration
4 16 (16.33%) Information Management
4 16 (16.33%) Portfolio Management
5 13 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (13.27%) ETL
5 13 (13.27%) Requirements Gathering
6 11 (11.22%) Data Development
6 11 (11.22%) Kimball Methodology
6 11 (11.22%) Project Management
7 10 (10.20%) Risk Management
8 9 (9.18%) Business Change Management
9 8 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 7 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 7 (7.14%) Information Security
10 7 (7.14%) ITIL
10 7 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.39%) SQL
2 6 (6.12%) C#
3 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.06%) R
4 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.04%) TypeScript
4 2 (2.04%) VB
4 2 (2.04%) VBScript
5 1 (1.02%) C
5 1 (1.02%) MUMPS
5 1 (1.02%) Python
5 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) CCNP
2 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.04%) JNCIP
2 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.02%) CCA
3 1 (1.02%) CISM
3 1 (1.02%) ISEB
3 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.02%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.02%) MBA
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) QA
1 9 (9.18%) Solvency II
2 5 (5.10%) PMO
3 1 (1.02%) COBIT
3 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.02%) GDPR
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) Adobe
2 6 (6.12%) Google
2 6 (6.12%) IBM
2 6 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle
4 3 (3.06%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.04%) Cisco
5 2 (2.04%) Citrix
5 2 (2.04%) DocuSign
5 2 (2.04%) Juniper
5 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.04%) Splunk
5 2 (2.04%) Tableau
5 2 (2.04%) VMware
6 1 (1.02%) Avaloq
6 1 (1.02%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.02%) Cerner
6 1 (1.02%) Kofax
6 1 (1.02%) SAP