Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 77 71
Rank change year-on-year -14 -6 +2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 207 204 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.89% 3.05% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 3.48% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 151 181
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £265 £303 £265
90th Percentile £725 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
City of London median hourly rate £15.00 £55.00 £24.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.73% +125.64% -23.79%
Central London median hourly rate £15.00 £38.39 £23.75
% change year-on-year -60.93% +61.64% -25.76%

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 6324 5855 7542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.35% 87.43% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5023 4676 5997
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £326 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £674 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 72
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.58 £10.84
90th Percentile £30.90 £53.54 £46.05
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.58% -7.32% +13.92%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 - 1 £250 -
Change Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 91 (43.96%) Finance
2 59 (28.50%) Project Management
3 51 (24.64%) ITIL
4 46 (22.22%) Banking
5 45 (21.74%) Windows
5 45 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (14.01%) SQL
7 29 (14.01%) Microsoft
8 26 (12.56%) PRINCE2
9 25 (12.08%) Problem Management
10 24 (11.59%) Incident Management
11 23 (11.11%) Risk Management
12 22 (10.63%) Data Centre
13 20 (9.66%) Investment Banking
13 20 (9.66%) SDLC
14 19 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (9.18%) Degree
15 18 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
15 18 (8.70%) Windows Server
16 17 (8.21%) Unix
16 17 (8.21%) Configuration Management
16 17 (8.21%) Legal
17 16 (7.73%) JIRA
17 16 (7.73%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (7.73%) Time Management
18 15 (7.25%) Front Office
18 15 (7.25%) Linux
18 15 (7.25%) CRM
19 14 (6.76%) Java

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 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.45%) Confluence
2 3 (1.45%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.97%) Apache
3 2 (0.97%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.48%) CMS
4 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (5.31%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.93%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.93%) Kondor
3 2 (0.97%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.97%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.48%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.48%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.48%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.48%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.48%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.48%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.93%) Office 365
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.48%) IaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.35%) Intranet
2 4 (1.93%) Internet
2 4 (1.93%) LAN
2 4 (1.93%) Skype
2 4 (1.93%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.93%) WAN
3 3 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.45%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (1.45%) DHCP
3 3 (1.45%) DNS
3 3 (1.45%) Firewall
3 3 (1.45%) SAN
3 3 (1.45%) SMS
3 3 (1.45%) SSL
3 3 (1.45%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.45%) VPN
3 3 (1.45%) Wireless
4 2 (0.97%) IPsec
4 2 (0.97%) OSPF
4 2 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (1.93%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (1.93%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.93%) Sybase ASE
4 3 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.45%) HBase
4 3 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.97%) Blockchain
5 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.48%) Big Data
6 1 (0.48%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (7.73%) JIRA
2 8 (3.86%) Maven
3 5 (2.42%) Subversion
4 4 (1.93%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.93%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.45%) PyCharm
6 2 (0.97%) NUnit
6 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.48%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.48%) MSI
General
1 91 (43.96%) Finance
2 46 (22.22%) Banking
3 20 (9.66%) Investment Banking
4 17 (8.21%) Legal
5 15 (7.25%) Front Office
6 13 (6.28%) Financial Institution
7 9 (4.35%) Back Office
7 9 (4.35%) Law
8 4 (1.93%) German Language
8 4 (1.93%) Marketing
9 3 (1.45%) General Ledger
9 3 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.45%) Publishing
9 3 (1.45%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.97%) Advertising
10 2 (0.97%) Local Government
10 2 (0.97%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.48%) International Banking
11 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (20.29%) Analyst
2 36 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 21 (10.14%) Developer
4 20 (9.66%) Business Analyst
4 20 (9.66%) Change Manager
5 13 (6.28%) Administrator
5 13 (6.28%) Business Manager
6 11 (5.31%) Consultant
7 10 (4.83%) Business Change Manager
7 10 (4.83%) Senior Manager
8 9 (4.35%) Break Fix Engineer
8 9 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
8 9 (4.35%) Hardware Engineer
8 9 (4.35%) IMAC Engineer
9 8 (3.86%) Head of Delivery
9 8 (3.86%) Head of Infrastructure
10 7 (3.38%) CRM Analyst
10 7 (3.38%) CRM Business Analyst
10 7 (3.38%) Programme Manager
10 7 (3.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.38%) Spring
1 7 (3.38%) Web Services
2 6 (2.90%) XML
3 5 (2.42%) jQuery
4 4 (1.93%) JMS
4 4 (1.93%) Middleware
4 4 (1.93%) XSLT
5 3 (1.45%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.45%) Flask
5 3 (1.45%) JSON
6 2 (0.97%) .NET
6 2 (0.97%) CSS
6 2 (0.97%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.97%) HTML
6 2 (0.97%) JMX
6 2 (0.97%) Kafka
6 2 (0.97%) Node.js
6 2 (0.97%) REST
6 2 (0.97%) Spring Boot
6 2 (0.97%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.63%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.28%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.28%) Reinsurance
4 12 (5.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (5.31%) Fixed Income
6 6 (2.90%) Equities
6 6 (2.90%) Hedge funds
6 6 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.42%) Clustering
7 5 (2.42%) CMDB
7 5 (2.42%) Replication
8 3 (1.45%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.45%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.45%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.45%) NHS
9 2 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.97%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (0.97%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.74%) Windows
2 18 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 17 (8.21%) Unix
4 15 (7.25%) Linux
5 8 (3.86%) Solaris
6 5 (2.42%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.45%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.97%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (28.50%) Project Management
2 51 (24.64%) ITIL
3 45 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (12.56%) PRINCE2
6 25 (12.08%) Problem Management
7 24 (11.59%) Incident Management
8 23 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 20 (9.66%) SDLC
10 17 (8.21%) Configuration Management
11 16 (7.73%) Time Management
11 16 (7.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (7.25%) CRM
13 14 (6.76%) Asset Management
13 14 (6.76%) Release Management
14 13 (6.28%) Programme Management
15 12 (5.80%) DevOps
16 11 (5.31%) Coaching
16 11 (5.31%) ERP
17 10 (4.83%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.01%) SQL
2 14 (6.76%) Java
3 7 (3.38%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.42%) C#
5 5 (2.42%) Python
5 5 (2.42%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.93%) AWK
6 4 (1.93%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.93%) Korn
6 4 (1.93%) Perl
6 4 (1.93%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.45%) VB
7 3 (1.45%) VBScript
8 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.48%) PHP
8 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.48%) Scala
8 1 (0.48%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 19 (9.18%) Degree
2 8 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.90%) DV Cleared
3 6 (2.90%) PMP
4 5 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.45%) CCNP
5 3 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.97%) CCIE
6 2 (0.97%) ISEB
6 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.48%) NCSA
7 1 (0.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.48%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.80%) QA
2 11 (5.31%) SLA
3 10 (4.83%) PMO
4 4 (1.93%) MiFID
5 2 (0.97%) COBIT
5 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.97%) GDPR
5 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.97%) P3O
5 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.97%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.48%) EMIR
6 1 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 12 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.97%) iptables
4 2 (0.97%) vSphere
4 2 (0.97%) XenApp
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.48%) HDFS
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.42%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.97%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.97%) OPNET
3 2 (0.97%) SCCM
4 1 (0.48%) Ambari
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Slider
4 1 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.48%) Oozie
4 1 (0.48%) Piwik
4 1 (0.48%) Puppet
4 1 (0.48%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (14.01%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.76%) Cisco
3 10 (4.83%) ServiceNow
3 10 (4.83%) Splunk
4 7 (3.38%) AppDynamics
4 7 (3.38%) SAP
5 6 (2.90%) LANDesk
6 5 (2.42%) Remedy
7 4 (1.93%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.93%) McAfee
7 4 (1.93%) Misys
7 4 (1.93%) Oracle
7 4 (1.93%) Reuters
7 4 (1.93%) Sybase
7 4 (1.93%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.93%) VMware
8 3 (1.45%) Citrix
8 3 (1.45%) Qualys
8 3 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.45%) Symantec