Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 84 85
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 -15
Contract jobs citing Change Management 178 220 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.50% 3.06% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 3.42% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 144 136
City of London median daily rate £455 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.00% +11.11% -0.16%
10th Percentile £133 £275 £281
90th Percentile £606 £750 £625
Central London median daily rate £455 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -9.00% +11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 3
City of London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -72.73% +125.64%
Central London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +23.33% -72.73% +131.58%

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 6,218 6,438 5,799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.33% 89.54% 88.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,898 5,137 4,593
City of London median daily rate £513 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +6.32% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £319
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 60 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.15 £13.75
90th Percentile £34.40 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.17% +6.58% -5.00%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 £250 -
Change Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 78 (43.82%) Finance
2 45 (25.28%) ITIL
3 35 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (16.85%) Windows
4 30 (16.85%) Project Management
5 29 (16.29%) LAN
5 29 (16.29%) WAN
6 25 (14.04%) ITSM
7 24 (13.48%) Asset Management
7 24 (13.48%) Microsoft Office
8 23 (12.92%) Banking
8 23 (12.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (12.36%) Microsoft
9 22 (12.36%) Active Directory
10 21 (11.80%) SCCM
11 19 (10.67%) HP
11 19 (10.67%) Windows 7
11 19 (10.67%) Business Analysis
12 18 (10.11%) Microsoft Excel
13 17 (9.55%) Migration
13 17 (9.55%) SQL
13 17 (9.55%) Mac OS X
13 17 (9.55%) Smartphone
13 17 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (9.55%) BitLocker
14 16 (8.99%) Adobe
15 15 (8.43%) Problem Management
16 14 (7.87%) Legal
16 14 (7.87%) SLA

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 5 (2.81%) Confluence
2 4 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.69%) Apache
3 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.12%) CMS
4 2 (1.12%) IIS
4 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 24 (13.48%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (10.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (4.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.81%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.56%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.12%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.56%) Kondor
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.56%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.62%) Office 365
2 8 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.12%) GitHub
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) Datadog
4 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.29%) LAN
1 29 (16.29%) WAN
2 13 (7.30%) Firewall
3 7 (3.93%) Network Security
4 6 (3.37%) Wireless
5 5 (2.81%) BGP
5 5 (2.81%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (2.81%) OSPF
6 4 (2.25%) DHCP
6 4 (2.25%) DNS
6 4 (2.25%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.69%) DMZ
7 3 (1.69%) EIGRP
7 3 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (1.69%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.69%) VPN
7 3 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.12%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.93%) Power BI
3 7 (3.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.81%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.12%) Biml
7 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.12%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.56%) DataStage
8 1 (0.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (4.49%) JIRA
2 7 (3.93%) Subversion
3 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.56%) FishEye
5 1 (0.56%) Hudson
5 1 (0.56%) Maven
5 1 (0.56%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.56%) NUnit
5 1 (0.56%) Selenium
5 1 (0.56%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 78 (43.82%) Finance
2 23 (12.92%) Banking
3 14 (7.87%) Legal
4 11 (6.18%) Law
5 10 (5.62%) Telecoms
6 9 (5.06%) Front Office
7 8 (4.49%) Back Office
7 8 (4.49%) Investment Banking
8 7 (3.93%) Retail
9 6 (3.37%) Financial Institution
10 4 (2.25%) Marketing
11 2 (1.12%) French Language
11 2 (1.12%) German Language
12 1 (0.56%) Advertising
12 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (22.47%) Analyst
2 25 (14.04%) Business Analyst
3 20 (11.24%) Support Engineer
4 18 (10.11%) Project Manager
5 17 (9.55%) Desktop Support
6 16 (8.99%) Change Manager
7 15 (8.43%) Desktop Engineer
7 15 (8.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 15 (8.43%) Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Business Change Manager
8 12 (6.74%) Business Manager
8 12 (6.74%) Consultant
9 11 (6.18%) Administrator
9 11 (6.18%) IT Manager
10 8 (4.49%) Asset Management Analyst
10 8 (4.49%) Asset Management Business Analyst
11 6 (3.37%) IT Project Manager
11 6 (3.37%) Junior
11 6 (3.37%) Network Engineer
12 5 (2.81%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.37%) XML
2 5 (2.81%) HTML
2 5 (2.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (2.25%) SOAP
3 4 (2.25%) Web Services
4 3 (1.69%) SailPoint
5 2 (1.12%) .NET
5 2 (1.12%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) Angular 2
6 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.56%) JMS
6 1 (0.56%) Kafka
6 1 (0.56%) Middleware
6 1 (0.56%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.56%) Spring
6 1 (0.56%) WinForms
6 1 (0.56%) WPF
6 1 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (9.55%) Smartphone
2 10 (5.62%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.62%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (5.06%) Fixed Income
4 8 (4.49%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.93%) Equities
6 5 (2.81%) CMDB
6 5 (2.81%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.81%) Tandem
6 5 (2.81%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.25%) PMI
8 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.69%) iPad
8 3 (1.69%) iPhone
8 3 (1.69%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.12%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.12%) Learning Management System
9 2 (1.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.85%) Windows
2 19 (10.67%) Windows 7
3 17 (9.55%) Mac OS X
4 8 (4.49%) Linux
5 7 (3.93%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.37%) Unix
7 4 (2.25%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.56%) Android
9 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.28%) ITIL
2 35 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (16.85%) Project Management
4 25 (14.04%) ITSM
5 24 (13.48%) Asset Management
6 23 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (12.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (10.67%) Business Analysis
8 17 (9.55%) Migration
9 15 (8.43%) Problem Management
10 13 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.30%) Procure-to-Pay
10 13 (7.30%) Service Management
11 12 (6.74%) Data Management
11 12 (6.74%) ETL
11 12 (6.74%) Risk Management
12 11 (6.18%) ERP
12 11 (6.18%) Release Management
13 10 (5.62%) Data Migration
13 10 (5.62%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.55%) SQL
2 6 (3.37%) Python
2 6 (3.37%) T-SQL
3 5 (2.81%) Java
4 4 (2.25%) C
4 4 (2.25%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.25%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.69%) C#
5 3 (1.69%) Perl
5 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.12%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.12%) VBA
7 1 (0.56%) AWK
7 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.56%) PHP
7 1 (0.56%) RPG
7 1 (0.56%) Scala
7 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (4.49%) Degree
1 8 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (3.93%) APMG
3 6 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.37%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.25%) CCNA
5 4 (2.25%) CCNP
5 4 (2.25%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.69%) CISA
6 3 (1.69%) CISM
6 3 (1.69%) CISSP
6 3 (1.69%) MCSE
6 3 (1.69%) PMP
7 2 (1.12%) Avaya Certification
7 2 (1.12%) CCIE
7 2 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.12%) MCDST
7 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.87%) SLA
2 7 (3.93%) PMO
3 6 (3.37%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.37%) QA
4 5 (2.81%) GDPR
5 4 (2.25%) HIPAA
5 4 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.12%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.56%) IFRS
7 1 (0.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 22 (12.36%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.55%) BitLocker
3 4 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.69%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.69%) vSphere
5 2 (1.12%) Firmware
5 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.12%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.56%) Docker
6 1 (0.56%) HDFS
6 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (11.80%) SCCM
2 5 (2.81%) Ansible
3 3 (1.69%) Netcool
4 2 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.12%) Nagios
4 2 (1.12%) SCOM
4 2 (1.12%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.12%) vRealize
4 2 (1.12%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (0.56%) Ambari
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Slider
5 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.56%) Oozie
5 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.56%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (12.36%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.67%) HP
3 16 (8.99%) Adobe
4 14 (7.87%) Cisco
5 11 (6.18%) Oracle
6 7 (3.93%) Juniper
6 7 (3.93%) SAP
6 7 (3.93%) ServiceNow
7 6 (3.37%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.37%) Splunk
8 5 (2.81%) Citrix
8 5 (2.81%) F5
9 4 (2.25%) VMware
9 4 (2.25%) xMatters
10 3 (1.69%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.69%) Dell
10 3 (1.69%) Fortinet
10 3 (1.69%) Symantec
11 2 (1.12%) Riverbed