Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 75 64 88
Rank change year-on-year -11 +24 +28
Contract jobs citing Change Management 123 61 153
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.07% 3.08% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 3.46% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 37 104
10th Percentile £313 £344 £305
25th Percentile £413 £461 £397
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £586
90th Percentile £678 £605 £641
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
10th Percentile £23.93 " "
25th Percentile £28.31 " £11.00
Median hourly rate £36.75 - £12.00
75th Percentile £45.31 " £13.00
90th Percentile £49.78 " "
Central London median hourly rate £36.75 - £12.00

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 3,651 1,765 5,183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.07% 89.01% 90.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,808 1,324 4,099
10th Percentile £369 £313 £325
25th Percentile £463 £413 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.74%
75th Percentile £650 £602 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 50
10th Percentile £18.33 £14.59 £12.00
25th Percentile £21.00 £22.38 £14.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year +18.64% +49.37% +5.61%
75th Percentile £61.19 £39.44 £24.50
90th Percentile £67.55 £46.53 £51.35
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £29.89 £21.00
% change year-on-year +17.10% +42.33% +12.30%

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 5 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Change Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Change Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 44 (35.77%) Finance
2 34 (27.64%) Social Skills
3 32 (26.02%) Microsoft
4 31 (25.20%) Project Management
5 30 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (16.26%) Windows
8 19 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (13.82%) Risk Management
9 17 (13.82%) Banking
9 17 (13.82%) Degree
10 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (12.20%) SDLC
12 14 (11.38%) SQL
12 14 (11.38%) Migration
12 14 (11.38%) Microsoft 365
13 13 (10.57%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (10.57%) Legal
14 12 (9.76%) ITIL
14 12 (9.76%) Business Transformation
15 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Office
15 11 (8.94%) Active Directory
15 11 (8.94%) Incident Management
16 10 (8.13%) Web Services
16 10 (8.13%) Azure
16 10 (8.13%) Presentation Skills
17 9 (7.32%) Problem Management
17 9 (7.32%) Process Improvement
17 9 (7.32%) Waterfall
17 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel

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 7 (5.69%) IIS
2 5 (4.07%) Apache
2 5 (4.07%) CMS
2 5 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.44%) Appian
3 3 (2.44%) JBoss
3 3 (2.44%) nginx
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.81%) CICS
4 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (2.44%) InVision
6 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Elite 3E
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.81%) Magento
3 1 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.81%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (8.13%) Azure
3 4 (3.25%) Serverless
4 3 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (2.44%) AWS
4 3 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.44%) SaaS
5 2 (1.63%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (1.63%) AWS Fargate
5 2 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.63%) Azure App Service
5 2 (1.63%) Azure Functions
5 2 (1.63%) Azure Key Vault
5 2 (1.63%) Azure Service Fabric
5 2 (1.63%) PaaS
5 2 (1.63%) Power Automate
5 2 (1.63%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.81%) Azure Logic Apps
6 1 (0.81%) PowerApps
6 1 (0.81%) Stripe
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) Firewall
2 5 (4.07%) DNS
3 4 (3.25%) DHCP
3 4 (3.25%) WAN
4 3 (2.44%) HTTP
4 3 (2.44%) SD-WAN
4 3 (2.44%) Unified Communications
4 3 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.63%) BGP
5 2 (1.63%) FCoE
5 2 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.63%) IPsec
5 2 (1.63%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.63%) LAN
5 2 (1.63%) VPN
6 1 (0.81%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.81%) SNMP
6 1 (0.81%) SSL
6 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.07%) MySQL
3 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.25%) SSDT
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.63%) Power BI
5 2 (1.63%) Redis
6 1 (0.81%) DB2
6 1 (0.81%) Metadata
6 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) JIRA
2 4 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.44%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.63%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.63%) Subversion
5 1 (0.81%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.81%) MSI
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 44 (35.77%) Finance
2 34 (27.64%) Social Skills
3 17 (13.82%) Banking
4 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (10.57%) Legal
6 10 (8.13%) Presentation Skills
7 8 (6.50%) Law
8 5 (4.07%) Influencing Skills
9 4 (3.25%) Investment Banking
9 4 (3.25%) Public Sector
9 4 (3.25%) Retail
9 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
10 3 (2.44%) Financial Institution
10 3 (2.44%) Organisational Skills
11 2 (1.63%) Marketing
12 1 (0.81%) Back Office
12 1 (0.81%) Front Office
12 1 (0.81%) Local Government
12 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (14.63%) Analyst
2 17 (13.82%) Developer
3 16 (13.01%) Project Manager
4 15 (12.20%) IT Manager
5 10 (8.13%) Change Manager
6 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (5.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (5.69%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (4.88%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (4.07%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Programme Manager
8 5 (4.07%) Senior Manager
9 4 (3.25%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Desktop Support
9 4 (3.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Service Manager
9 4 (3.25%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.13%) Web Services
2 6 (4.88%) CSS
2 6 (4.88%) HTML
3 4 (3.25%) React
4 3 (2.44%) .NET
4 3 (2.44%) Ajax
4 3 (2.44%) J2EE
4 3 (2.44%) Java EE
4 3 (2.44%) OSGi
4 3 (2.44%) RESTful
4 3 (2.44%) Struts
4 3 (2.44%) XML
5 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.63%) CSS3
5 2 (1.63%) HTML5
5 2 (1.63%) Node.js
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.63%) SAML
5 2 (1.63%) SOAP
5 2 (1.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.07%) CMDB
2 5 (4.07%) User Experience
3 4 (3.25%) Equities
3 4 (3.25%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.44%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.44%) Derivative
4 3 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.63%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.81%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.81%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.81%) Social Media
6 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.26%) Windows
2 7 (5.69%) Linux
3 5 (4.07%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.44%) Unix
6 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.20%) Project Management
2 30 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (13.82%) Risk Management
6 15 (12.20%) SDLC
7 14 (11.38%) Migration
8 13 (10.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (9.76%) Business Transformation
9 12 (9.76%) ITIL
10 11 (8.94%) Incident Management
11 9 (7.32%) Problem Management
11 9 (7.32%) Process Improvement
11 9 (7.32%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.50%) Asset Management
12 8 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (6.50%) Coaching
12 8 (6.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (6.50%) Time Management
13 7 (5.69%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.38%) SQL
2 6 (4.88%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.88%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.88%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 4 (3.25%) Java
4 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.44%) Python
4 3 (2.44%) VB
5 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.63%) C
5 2 (1.63%) C#
5 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.63%) VBA
6 1 (0.81%) PHP
6 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (13.82%) Degree
2 6 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.44%) CCNP
5 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.63%) PMP
7 1 (0.81%) CCIE
7 1 (0.81%) CISM
7 1 (0.81%) CISSP
7 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) IIBA
7 1 (0.81%) ISEB
7 1 (0.81%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.81%) MBA
7 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) PMO
1 6 (4.88%) SLA
2 5 (4.07%) QA
3 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.81%) COBIT
4 1 (0.81%) GAAP
4 1 (0.81%) GDPR
4 1 (0.81%) GRC
4 1 (0.81%) IFRS
4 1 (0.81%) NIST
4 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.81%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (8.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.25%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) Docker
3 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) SCCM
2 3 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.63%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.81%) Ansible
4 1 (0.81%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.81%) SCOM
4 1 (0.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (26.02%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.50%) Oracle
3 6 (4.88%) ServiceNow
4 5 (4.07%) Remedy
4 5 (4.07%) VMware
5 4 (3.25%) Cisco
6 3 (2.44%) Adobe
6 3 (2.44%) Citrix
7 2 (1.63%) Databricks
7 2 (1.63%) Intapp
7 2 (1.63%) SAP
7 2 (1.63%) Veeam
8 1 (0.81%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.81%) McAfee
8 1 (0.81%) Meraki
8 1 (0.81%) Qualys
8 1 (0.81%) Splunk
8 1 (0.81%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.81%) Zend
8 1 (0.81%) Zscaler