Period
to 27 July 2021

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 27 July 2021 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
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 59 60 86
Rank change year-on-year +1 +26 -3
Contract jobs citing Change Management 136 84 183
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.99% 3.50% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 3.96% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 57 125
10th Percentile £326 £376 £313
25th Percentile £413 £450 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
75th Percentile £576 £575 £575
90th Percentile £662 £626 £647
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
10th Percentile " £38.23 "
25th Percentile £21.00 £38.24 £32.50
Median hourly rate £22.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year -42.86% +10.00% +112.12%
75th Percentile £23.00 £38.75 £37.50
90th Percentile " " "
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -42.86% +10.00% +112.12%

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 3,101 2,122 5,979
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.94% 88.31% 90.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,270 1,569 4,701
10th Percentile £363 £338 £350
25th Percentile £450 £419 £428
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.44%
75th Percentile £644 £600 £600
90th Percentile £725 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £513 £525
% change year-on-year +7.32% -2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 68
10th Percentile £10.10 £12.45 £11.25
25th Percentile £14.25 £14.50 £12.70
Median hourly rate £23.45 £26.44 £19.13
Median % change year-on-year -11.31% +38.25% +2.27%
75th Percentile £33.75 £39.25 £37.50
90th Percentile £53.80 £50.60 £47.53
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -18.18% +41.03% +4.28%

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 27 July 2021.

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

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 27 July 2021. 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
London Bridge - 4 £600 -
Change Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 61 (44.85%) Finance
2 55 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (37.50%) Social Skills
4 48 (35.29%) Project Management
5 39 (28.68%) Problem-Solving
6 37 (27.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (24.26%) Microsoft
8 32 (23.53%) Asset Management
9 25 (18.38%) Business Analysis
10 24 (17.65%) Requirements Gathering
11 21 (15.44%) Tandem
11 21 (15.44%) GAP Analysis
12 19 (13.97%) Microsoft 365
13 18 (13.24%) Banking
14 16 (11.76%) Risk Management
14 16 (11.76%) Line Management
15 15 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (11.03%) Migration
16 14 (10.29%) Web Services
16 14 (10.29%) Azure
17 13 (9.56%) SQL
18 12 (8.82%) Legal
18 12 (8.82%) Data Analysis
18 12 (8.82%) Process Improvement
19 11 (8.09%) Translating Business Requirements
19 11 (8.09%) ITIL
20 10 (7.35%) Windows
20 10 (7.35%) Law
20 10 (7.35%) JIRA
21 9 (6.62%) Problem 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 6 (4.41%) CMS
2 4 (2.94%) Apache Airflow
2 4 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.21%) Apache
3 3 (2.21%) IIS
3 3 (2.21%) nginx
4 2 (1.47%) Confluence
4 2 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (0.74%) Appian
5 1 (0.74%) CICS
5 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.74%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.74%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.97%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (10.29%) Azure
3 8 (5.88%) AWS
4 4 (2.94%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (2.21%) Serverless
6 2 (1.47%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.47%) Azure App Service
6 2 (1.47%) Azure Functions
6 2 (1.47%) Azure Key Vault
6 2 (1.47%) Azure Service Fabric
6 2 (1.47%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.47%) PaaS
6 2 (1.47%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (0.74%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (0.74%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (0.74%) Power Automate
7 1 (0.74%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.74%) Stripe
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.62%) HTTP
2 6 (4.41%) Firewall
3 5 (3.68%) Unified Communications
3 5 (3.68%) WAN
4 4 (2.94%) DNS
4 4 (2.94%) LAN
5 3 (2.21%) DHCP
5 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.21%) Wireless
6 2 (1.47%) SD-WAN
6 2 (1.47%) VPN
6 2 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.74%) BGP
7 1 (0.74%) Intranet
7 1 (0.74%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.74%) MPLS
7 1 (0.74%) OSPF
7 1 (0.74%) SSL
7 1 (0.74%) VoIP
7 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.94%) Big Data
2 4 (2.94%) Data Lake
2 4 (2.94%) Parquet
2 4 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.21%) MySQL
4 2 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.47%) Power BI
4 2 (1.47%) Redis
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.47%) SSDT
5 1 (0.74%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (0.74%) DB2
5 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.35%) JIRA
2 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.21%) Subversion
3 2 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.74%) Ant
4 1 (0.74%) Maven
4 1 (0.74%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 61 (44.85%) Finance
2 51 (37.50%) Social Skills
3 18 (13.24%) Banking
4 15 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (8.82%) Legal
6 10 (7.35%) Law
7 4 (2.94%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (2.21%) Back Office
8 3 (2.21%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (2.21%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (2.21%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.21%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.47%) Marketing
9 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.74%) Front Office
10 1 (0.74%) International Banking
10 1 (0.74%) Local Government
10 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.74%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 35 (25.74%) Analyst
2 31 (22.79%) Project Manager
3 28 (20.59%) Business Analyst
4 15 (11.03%) Business Manager
4 15 (11.03%) Business Project Manager
4 15 (11.03%) Project Analyst
5 14 (10.29%) Developer
6 10 (7.35%) IT Manager
7 7 (5.15%) Asset Management Analyst
7 7 (5.15%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 6 (4.41%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Microsoft 365 Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) Change Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Compliance Officer
9 5 (3.68%) Consultant
9 5 (3.68%) Data Compliance Officer
9 5 (3.68%) Data Protection Officer
9 5 (3.68%) Risk Officer
9 5 (3.68%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.29%) Web Services
2 9 (6.62%) HTML
3 6 (4.41%) XML
4 5 (3.68%) Ajax
4 5 (3.68%) CSS
4 5 (3.68%) SOAP
5 4 (2.94%) Kafka
5 4 (2.94%) PostGIS
5 4 (2.94%) React
5 4 (2.94%) REST
6 3 (2.21%) SAML
6 3 (2.21%) Spring
7 2 (1.47%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.47%) CSS3
7 2 (1.47%) HTML5
7 2 (1.47%) Java EE
7 2 (1.47%) jQuery
7 2 (1.47%) JSON
7 2 (1.47%) Node.js
7 2 (1.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.44%) Tandem
2 5 (3.68%) Data Structures
2 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (3.68%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.94%) CMDB
3 4 (2.94%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.21%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.21%) Equities
4 3 (2.21%) User Experience
4 3 (2.21%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.47%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.47%) Derivative
5 2 (1.47%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.47%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.74%) PKI
6 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.35%) Windows
2 6 (4.41%) Linux
2 6 (4.41%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.21%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.47%) Unix
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.74%) Android
5 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (35.29%) Project Management
3 39 (28.68%) Problem-Solving
4 37 (27.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (23.53%) Asset Management
6 25 (18.38%) Business Analysis
7 24 (17.65%) Requirements Gathering
8 21 (15.44%) GAP Analysis
9 16 (11.76%) Line Management
9 16 (11.76%) Risk Management
10 15 (11.03%) Migration
11 12 (8.82%) Data Analysis
11 12 (8.82%) Process Improvement
12 11 (8.09%) ITIL
12 11 (8.09%) Translating Business Requirements
13 9 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (6.62%) Problem Management
14 8 (5.88%) Regulatory Compliance
14 8 (5.88%) Waterfall
15 7 (5.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.56%) SQL
2 7 (5.15%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.15%) Python
3 5 (3.68%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.21%) Java
5 2 (1.47%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.47%) VBScript
6 1 (0.74%) PHP
6 1 (0.74%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (5.88%) Degree
2 5 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.74%) APMG
5 1 (0.74%) CIPD
5 1 (0.74%) CISA
5 1 (0.74%) CISM
5 1 (0.74%) CISSP
5 1 (0.74%) IIBA
5 1 (0.74%) ISEB
5 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.74%) MCT
5 1 (0.74%) MOS
5 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) Data Quality
1 6 (4.41%) GDPR
1 6 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.68%) PMO
2 5 (3.68%) QA
3 4 (2.94%) SLA
4 2 (1.47%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.74%) EMIR
5 1 (0.74%) IFRS
5 1 (0.74%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.47%) Docker
4 1 (0.74%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.74%) XenApp
4 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (5.15%) SCCM
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.74%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (0.74%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.74%) Nessus
4 1 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (24.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.41%) ServiceNow
3 5 (3.68%) Remedy
4 3 (2.21%) Oracle
4 3 (2.21%) VMware
5 2 (1.47%) BMC
5 2 (1.47%) Cisco
5 2 (1.47%) Databricks
5 2 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.47%) Splunk
6 1 (0.74%) AlgoSec
6 1 (0.74%) Arista
6 1 (0.74%) Avaya
6 1 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.74%) F5
6 1 (0.74%) Meraki
6 1 (0.74%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.74%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.74%) WorldPay