Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 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
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 103 93
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 -11
Contract jobs citing Change Management 149 176 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.53% 2.50% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.86% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 129 133
City of London median daily rate £500 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -2.63% -
10th Percentile £298 £137 £267
90th Percentile £639 £625 £723
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
City of London median hourly rate - £18.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.33% -60.93%
Central London median hourly rate - £18.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +23.33% -31.13%

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 5,271 6,159 6,407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.60% 87.35% 89.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,131 4,902 5,083
City of London median daily rate £525 £505 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% - +6.32%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 97 62
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +1.60% -6.50%
10th Percentile £12.02 £13.19 £13.32
90th Percentile £52.85 £33.30 £30.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.83 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.63% - -

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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019. 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 - 1 - -
Change Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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 (41.61%) Finance
2 36 (24.16%) Project Management
3 33 (22.15%) Microsoft
4 32 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (19.46%) ITIL
6 29 (19.46%) Windows
7 23 (15.44%) Migration
8 21 (14.09%) Office 365
9 19 (12.75%) SQL
9 19 (12.75%) Microsoft Excel
9 19 (12.75%) Security Cleared
10 16 (10.74%) Oracle
10 16 (10.74%) Banking
10 16 (10.74%) Windows 10
11 15 (10.07%) Firewall
11 15 (10.07%) SC Cleared
12 14 (9.40%) SQL Server
12 14 (9.40%) SharePoint
12 14 (9.40%) LAN
12 14 (9.40%) WAN
13 13 (8.72%) Cisco
13 13 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (8.05%) Active Directory
14 12 (8.05%) Unix
14 12 (8.05%) Service Delivery
14 12 (8.05%) Management Information System
14 12 (8.05%) Problem Management
14 12 (8.05%) Business Analysis
14 12 (8.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 (9.40%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.04%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.36%) CMS
4 4 (2.68%) Apache
4 4 (2.68%) Confluence
4 4 (2.68%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.01%) IIS
5 3 (2.01%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.34%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.34%) JBoss
6 2 (1.34%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.67%) SilverStripe
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (12.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (8.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.67%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.67%) Global One
4 1 (0.67%) HFM
4 1 (0.67%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.67%) OPENContractor
4 1 (0.67%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.67%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.67%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.67%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.67%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.09%) Office 365
2 9 (6.04%) Azure
3 5 (3.36%) IaaS
4 4 (2.68%) AWS
5 3 (2.01%) PaaS
6 2 (1.34%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 2 (1.34%) Basecamp
6 2 (1.34%) Taleo
6 2 (1.34%) Trello
6 2 (1.34%) Yammer
7 1 (0.67%) Apigee
7 1 (0.67%) GCP
7 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.67%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.67%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.67%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.67%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.07%) Firewall
2 14 (9.40%) LAN
2 14 (9.40%) WAN
3 9 (6.04%) Network Security
4 6 (4.03%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (4.03%) OSPF
5 5 (3.36%) BGP
5 5 (3.36%) DNS
5 5 (3.36%) NX-OS
5 5 (3.36%) Skype
5 5 (3.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (2.68%) Wireshark
7 3 (2.01%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (2.01%) Junos
7 3 (2.01%) MPLS
7 3 (2.01%) Multicast
7 3 (2.01%) VPN
7 3 (2.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.34%) OLAP
3 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.67%) HBase
4 1 (0.67%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.67%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (4.70%) JIRA
2 4 (2.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.67%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.67%) Selenium
3 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (41.61%) Finance
2 16 (10.74%) Banking
3 9 (6.04%) Public Sector
4 5 (3.36%) Back Office
4 5 (3.36%) Front Office
4 5 (3.36%) Law
4 5 (3.36%) Legal
4 5 (3.36%) Marketing
4 5 (3.36%) Retail
5 4 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.01%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.01%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.01%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.67%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.67%) Local Government
8 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (13.42%) Analyst
1 20 (13.42%) Project Manager
2 15 (10.07%) Business Analyst
2 15 (10.07%) Change Manager
3 14 (9.40%) Developer
4 8 (5.37%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (5.37%) Finance Manager
5 7 (4.70%) Business Manager
5 7 (4.70%) Consultant
5 7 (4.70%) Network Engineer
6 6 (4.03%) Architect
6 6 (4.03%) Business Change Manager
7 5 (3.36%) Senior Manager
8 4 (2.68%) Administrator
8 4 (2.68%) Finance Project Manager
8 4 (2.68%) Office 365 Developer
8 4 (2.68%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (2.68%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.01%) Migration Manager
9 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.03%) CSS
1 6 (4.03%) HTML
1 6 (4.03%) Web Services
2 5 (3.36%) jQuery
2 5 (3.36%) REST
2 5 (3.36%) SOAP
2 5 (3.36%) XML
3 4 (2.68%) JSON
4 3 (2.01%) .NET
4 3 (2.01%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.01%) Ajax
4 3 (2.01%) MDX
4 3 (2.01%) Middleware
4 3 (2.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (2.01%) WinForms
4 3 (2.01%) WPF
5 2 (1.34%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.34%) JSP
5 2 (1.34%) RSS
5 2 (1.34%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.05%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.68%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.01%) PMI
6 2 (1.34%) CMDB
6 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.34%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.34%) iPhone
6 2 (1.34%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.67%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.67%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) Replication
7 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.67%) Tandem
7 1 (0.67%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.46%) Windows
2 16 (10.74%) Windows 10
3 12 (8.05%) Unix
4 7 (4.70%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.68%) Linux
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.34%) Check Point GAiA
7 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.34%) Solaris
7 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.67%) Android
8 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.16%) Project Management
2 32 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (19.46%) ITIL
5 23 (15.44%) Migration
6 13 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (8.05%) Business Analysis
7 12 (8.05%) Problem Management
7 12 (8.05%) Service Delivery
8 11 (7.38%) Incident Management
8 11 (7.38%) PRINCE2
8 11 (7.38%) SDLC
9 10 (6.71%) Asset Management
9 10 (6.71%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.04%) Risk Management
10 9 (6.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (5.37%) CRM
11 8 (5.37%) ERP
11 8 (5.37%) Project Delivery
12 7 (4.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.75%) SQL
2 9 (6.04%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.70%) Python
4 6 (4.03%) Java
4 6 (4.03%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.01%) C#
5 3 (2.01%) Perl
5 3 (2.01%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.01%) VB
5 3 (2.01%) VBA
6 1 (0.67%) C
6 1 (0.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.67%) R
6 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.67%) SOQL
6 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (12.75%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.07%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.71%) Degree
4 6 (4.03%) PMI Certification
4 6 (4.03%) PMP
5 5 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.68%) BC Cleared
6 4 (2.68%) IIBA
7 3 (2.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.34%) ACCA
8 2 (1.34%) APMP
8 2 (1.34%) CCNP
8 2 (1.34%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.34%) CIPFA
8 2 (1.34%) CISM
8 2 (1.34%) CISSP
8 2 (1.34%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.67%) CCNA
9 1 (0.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.38%) QA
1 11 (7.38%) SLA
2 8 (5.37%) PMO
3 5 (3.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (2.01%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.67%) COBIT
5 1 (0.67%) COSO
5 1 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.67%) IFRS
5 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.67%) ITGC
5 1 (0.67%) MiFID
5 1 (0.67%) P3O
5 1 (0.67%) PMBOK
System Software
1 12 (8.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.36%) ProxySG
3 4 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.34%) Docker
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (1.34%) SCCM
2 1 (0.67%) Ansible
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.67%) Nagios
2 1 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (22.15%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.74%) Oracle
3 13 (8.72%) Cisco
4 9 (6.04%) SAP
5 7 (4.70%) CheckPoint
5 7 (4.70%) VMware
6 5 (3.36%) Blue Coat
6 5 (3.36%) F5
6 5 (3.36%) Juniper
7 3 (2.01%) Ariba
7 3 (2.01%) Bloomberg
7 3 (2.01%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.01%) Google
7 3 (2.01%) NetScout
7 3 (2.01%) Palo Alto
7 3 (2.01%) Reuters
7 3 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.01%) SevOne
7 3 (2.01%) Sun
8 2 (1.34%) CA Agile Central